Yorkshire Times
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1:00 AM 2nd November 2023

The Luxury Castle For Whisky Connoisseurs

The founder of iconic Whisky Magazine, Damin Riley-Smith, is throwing open the doors of his castle to……you’ve guessed it: lovers of the world’s finest single malts.

Rothes Glen – ‘The Luxury Castle for Whisky Connoisseurs’ – is situated in the heart of Speyside, located in the north west of the Scottish Highlands and famed for its whisky heritage.

With a shared vision and a wealth of expertise, Damian and Pippa Riley-Smith, embarked on a journey to create a whisky lover's paradise and in doing so, have developed their ‘exclusive-use’ castle which sleeps up to 28 across 14 rooms and suites.

With its opulent setting, stunning gardens, fine dining and extensive activities, this private castle captures the essence of luxury and indulgence where Damian, founder of Whisky Magazine, has meticulously crafted an experience that, he says, will leave whisky enthusiasts spellbound

The Riley-Smith repertoire includes American Whiskey, Bourbon and Scotch Whiskies. ⁠

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