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The Velvet Upperground

At A Glance

  1. 2 Bedrooms
  2. 2 Bathrooms
  3. 4 Guest Maximum

The Velvet Upperground

Intelligent Luxury & Historical Romance

Wake up to sights of cranes gliding across the rolling hills, dotted with lowing cows and clusters of trees, and cast your eyes to the wide horizon at sea. The world beckons right outside your window at the Velvet Upperground, the penthouse apartment inside Dunskey Castle. The famed Scottish mist may linger at your windowpane, evoking lyrics by the Velvet Underground, “”I’ve been set free and I’ve been bound / To the memories of yesterday’s clouds.”” Lavish interiors, oversized-bedrooms and underfloor heating ensures you will be soon floating on cloud nine.

The Velvet Upperground at a Glance

Magnificent Views

  • Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Bedroom with King Bed
  • Bedroom with Queen Bed
  • 2 Ensuite Bathrooms with Bath and Shower
  • 4 Guest Maximum

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Note: Velvet Upperground: Penthouse in the Castle has a maximum capacity of 4 guests. If you would like to explore more options, please visit our Lodge Booking page.

We carry out a deep cleaning process for allergen removal for every booking with pets. The cost is 60gbp / stay for up to two pets. This is added to your guest bill that is sent to you upon departure.

Velvet Upperground: Penthouse in the Castle Availability

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The Dunskey team is excited to introduce a new platform for lodge booking. If you have any questions or need assistance during the booking process, please email us at

*Dunskey Estate currently accepts a minimum three-night stay throughout the year, with flexible check-in and check-out dates. During Christmas and New Year 2023, we have a seven-night minimum stay, with check-in and check-out dates as Wednesday December 20th, Wednesday December 7th, and Wednesday January 3rd.

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