Prince Or Princess For A Night (Or More!) – Rent These Fairytale Castles On Airbnb

A lot of girls dream of living happily ever after in their own fairytale castle. Heck, a lot of boys do, too! While nobody can assure you of having a prince (or princess) charming and a happy ever after, let Airbnb fulfill your dream of living in a castle … even if it’s just for a few days.

Here are some magical castles that you can rent on Airbnb. While most of them are very pricey, there are a few that will only cost you about the same as a high-end hotel room!

1. Carlowrie Castle

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For £2750 per night you can rent this grand, family-owned castle in Edinburgh that houses up to 16 people at a time. This castle was built by Architect David Rhind in 1852.


2. English Castle in Cumbria

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For $258 per night, you can rent one of the 15 grand rooms of this family-owned castle in Northern England. The friendly and relaxed vibe of the castle is perfect for turning in after a tour of Northern England, it sits less than an hour from the center of Lake District.


3. Melville Castle

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This elegant 18th-century castle is a perfect place for a getaway in Edinburgh. For $115 a night, you can enjoy a good night’s sleep in one of the castle’s 32 bedrooms and suites.


4. Scone Palace 

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At the edge of Perth City, you’ll find this 5-star castle that costs a bit more than the other castles. An increase that will sure be compensated by the best service and the beautiful view.


5. Somerleyton Hall

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This 5000-acre English estate is available for rent for $3,480 per night. Enjoy the entire estate with a maximum group of 12 guests. Enjoy some of most prestigious gardens in Britain when you rent this castle.


6. Chateau Bordeaux & Vignoble

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This private palace within a 16-hectare vineyard has three levels and 8 suites, a bar, an entertainment room and a billiards table. Rent this for a relaxing getaway with the whole family or host your special event or even your company meeting here for $863 a night.


7. Château de Varennes sur le Doubs

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This castle is one of the top 10 wedding venues in the world according to CNN. It is a luxury estate that can be rented for weddings, events, functions and even family holidays. Sleep in the fabulous castle in France for $2738 per night.


8. Blackwater Castle 

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Just a five-minute walk from the busy heritage village of Castletownroche in North Cork, this 50-acre wooded estate that has its own river is the perfect place to become a Lorn or Lady for a night. Rent the estate for €2,500 for 24 hours. €3,000 for 3 days/2 nights. €4,000 for 4 days/3 nights.


9. Castello di Santa Maria Novella

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Standing at the highest point between Siena and Florence, the Castello is perfect for your getaway. If you are looking for a 360-degree, unspoiled panoramic view of the forest surrounding a castle, then you can go and rent the Castello for $3,833 per night.


10. Lisheen Castle

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This castle was restored to its former beauty and glory after being burned to the ground during the War of Independence. This estate in the Irish countryside offers the guests 9 luxury bedrooms and a master suit that has a magnificent four-poster bed fit for a king or queen. Rent it for $1,092 per night.


Doesn’t these castles make you think about a life that is fit for a king or queen? Rent any of these and feel like you just woke up in a fairytale of your own.


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