• Aikwood is still Aikwood and although it has been reincarnated for the 21st century, its character hasn't really changed at all.

    Scottish Field
  • The perfect place for a very different family holiday. From ages 13 to 75 we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

    The Estabrooks Family, July 2015, North Carolina
  • Our wedding day could not have been more amazing. It was an absolute joy to be married in such a beautiful place surrounded by our family.

    Lindsey & Colin December 2016
  • A fabulous place. Staying in this beautiful castle really made our Christmas.

    Armstrong Family, Christmas 2016
  • We had the best wedding day ever! Thank you to everyone at Aikwood, you really made our stay & big day the best we could have dreamed of. Aikwood Tower is a fabulous & beautiful place to stay & will forever hold a special place in both of our hearts.

    Katie & Stephen, November 2016
  • Our family really enjoyed our time at Aikwood Tower. It is a very beautiful place. Thank you for this magical experience that our family will never forget.

    Damon Cooley, Texas
  • Named in 'Top 12 most spectacular self-catered properties'. Look out across the spectacular wilderness of the Ettrick Valley...open fires to toast toes in front of and a great hall for boozy banquets.

    The Sunday Times
  • Aikwood Tower is one of Scotland's finest examples of understated luxury...and has all the trappings of the 21st century whilst maintaining a unique medieval allure.

    aluxurytravelblog.com
  • Aikwood is a triumph of imagination, creation and recreation.

    Baroness Linklater, Scotland
  • The Tower is beyond amazing and we had a lovely time.

    The Wadham family
AT Kitchen (wide).jpg

The hub of Aikwood

Whether it’s your day’s catch or fine beef from the local award-winning butcher, Aikwood Tower’s fully equipped kitchen and dining room is a fabulous place to prepare and enjoy the the finest ingredients from the Larder of Britain.

The kitchen, complete with AGA for self-catering guests to prepare their own meals, is in the vaulted ground floor of the tower.  When guests are seated at the burr-oak dining table, conversation begins swirling around and contentment soon breeds.

An array of cookbooks is available for guests to create fantastic meals.