Borthwick Castle launch Exclusive Event Gift Vouchers

Gift culinary and wellness indulgence this Christmas

Borthwick Castle, Scotland’s most magnificent fifteenth-century keep has launched a range of Christmas gift vouchers redeemable against the exclusive programme of luxury experiences and intimate dining and social events taking place at the usually exclusive hire Castle, throughout 2019.

For those with impeccable taste and a desire for enriching life experiences, the Borthwick Castle Gift Vouchers make the perfect present this Christmas. Memorable events include exclusive seasonal fine Dining Clubs hosted by the Castle’s celebrated Head Chef, Derek Johnstone; Guest Chef Dinners hosted in the Castle’s Great Hall and exceptionally executed wellness retreats, with renowned nutritionist Amanda Hamilton, where guests can relax and rejuvenate in this majestic setting in the peaceful Scottish countryside.

The Gift Vouchers are available for the following exclusive experiences with prices from £160 per person. Gift Vouchers can be purchased from the Borthwick Castle Events Team by calling 01875 820514.

19th January 2019: Mary Queen of Scots Medieval Banquet with live music and optional sleepover:
  • To celebrate the premiere of ‘Mary Queen of Scots’ the movie, Borthwick Castle
  • Welcomes guests to an exceptional evening of regal medieval delights including a sumptuous four-course meal with wine flight and history talk, plus the option of a luxurious overnight stay with breakfast the following morning. MaryQueen of Scots is a former guest of Borthwick Castle.
  • Price: £160 per person for four-course medieval banquet with wine flight.
  • Price:£840 for two people including four-course medieval banquet no wine flight within this price, double bed chamber and breakfast.
26th January 2019: Guest Chefs’ Dining Experience:
  • Borthwick Castle Head Chef, Derek Johnstone welcomes Executive Head Chef of The Belfry Hotel and Resort, Robert Bates (Winner of Hotel Cateys Award 2018) and his colleague Head Pastry Chef, Dean Cole, for an exceptional ‘Guest Chefs Dining Experience’. Johnstone, Bates and Cole will bring to table the best of the season, creating a menu that draws on their experience in Michelin-starred restaurants across Europe.
  • Price: £160 per person including five-course meal and wine flight
  • 23rd February 2019: Winter’s Table Dining Club presented by Head Chef, Derek Johnstone:
  • Award-winning Roux-trained chef, Derek Johnstone has prepared five beautiful courses for the evening which promises to be an occasion of culinary and social delight. Expertly blended cocktails and exquisite wine pairings complement a menu of fine seasonal ingredients with a distinctly Scottish flair.
  • Price:£160 per person including welcome drink, five-course meal and wine flight
  • Price: £840 for two people including welcome drink, five-course meal, wine flight and double bed chamber and breakfast
7th March 2019: Amanda Hamilton Three Night Wellness Retreat:
  • Hosted by Amanda Hamilton, one of the UK’s most in-demand nutritionists, this three night, four day retreat is a perfectly balanced blend of nutrition, exercise, education and inspiration, helping guests to embrace healthy habits for life.
  • Price:£1,950 per person single occupancy or £1,610 per person based on two sharing on a full board basis.

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About Borthwick Castle

Borthwick Castle is an opulent exclusive hire venue, set in beautiful countryside, yet just a 30-minute drive from Edinburgh. Its twelve magnificent bedchambers and three reception rooms offer the quintessential castle experience. Borthwick Castle can accommodate private and corporate events and dining for up to 80 guests. It can also be exclusively hired for meetings, weddings or family events with accommodation for up to 24 guests.