10 Most Luxurious, Beautiful and Romantic Castle Hotels

Inverlochy Castle Hotel – Fort William, Scotland


Inverlochy Castle Hotel is a 19th-century mansion near Fort William, Scotland. It was built in 1863 by James Scarlett, 1st Baron Abinger. Queen Victoria spent a week at Inverlochy during an 1873 visit to Balmoral, remarking “I never saw a lovelier or more romantic spot.” The house has been used as a hotel since 1969. It was declared as the “best hotel in Europe” by Travel + Leisure magazine in 2006.