more than just a location
Orchardton Castle is now available
Scotland has everything when it comes to filming. Now Orchardton Castle is available and can be adapted to suit your needs.
On the Scottish Riviera, boasting the best weather in Scotland most of the year, just a short drive from Edinburgh, Glasgow or Manchester.
For decades, Scotland has been seen as the perfect location to suit a huge array of genres. From sci-fi to drama and comedy to horror, there is a mountain of wonderful examples of how companies have utilised Scotland’s surroundings for their cinematic goals.
Historical or Modern
Completed by William Douglas Robinson in the 1880’s, on the site of a mansion dating from around 1761, Orchardton Castle was built in ‘Scottish Baronial’ style. It’s a huge building that could be easily the setting for a historical movie or its shuttered windows would make a terrifying zombie apocalypse climax.
DRAMA,COMEDY,ROMANCE OR HORROR
Huge rooms, high ceilings, towers, Grand staircase and much more. A visit to Orchardton Castle will inspire great film-making for reasonable cost. There are so many facets to Orchardton that it can adapt itself to any genre. From historical to modern times.
With so many rooms, the castle offers different vibes. You can shoot a romance in one part of the building whilst another part is beautifully suited to horror. As a private residence, your shoot is secure and quiet with no access to the public. One room can be set up whilst another is filming.
tax BREAKS IN SCOTLAND
5 acres of Garden
17 hours of daylight
This means that you have the extra time you need to get those last-minute shots in before the end of the day. The same can also be said in the winter, when daylight only lasts up to 8 hours in some parts of the country – perfect for those dark, moody undertones!