Athchomar chomakea! Game of Thrones fans all over are eagerly awaiting the season 5 premiere of the series this Sunday and Tripping.com is no exception! Since it might not be possible to visit Westeros' majestic castles, Tripping has highlighted a handful of striking castles that you can rent around Europe, where Season 5 is being filmed. Check out these incredible castles and turn your fantasy world into a reality!
1. Fenton Tower (from $1740/ night)
North Berwick, Scotland
7 bedrooms/ 6.5 baths
This fully furnished castle was stayed in by the King of Scotland!
Just outside of Edinburgh sits the Fenton Tower, a structure truly fit for a king! Once inhabited by King James VI of Scotland, guests today can expect royal treatment, as the entire structure has been carefully restored since its 16th construction. With televisions and DVD players in each of the 7 bedrooms, guests can cozy up to some GoTs during their dream trip.
2. Lisheen Castle (from $880/ night)
9 bedrooms/ 8 baths
This spacious Irish castle offer all-inclusive travel packages!
Turn your group trip to Ireland up a notch by renting the gorgeous nine-bedroom Lisheen Castle. Situated in the heart of Ireland, its central location is convenient for those hoping to make day trips around the country. With rates starting at $880/ night, who knew renting a historical castle would cost less for your group than renting all those hotel rooms?!
3. Carr Hall Castle (from $2146/ night)
5 bedrooms/ 4 baths
This castle was the winner of Channel 5's I Own Britain's Best Home!
Awarded the title of Britain's Best Home more than once, the five-bedroom Carr Hall castle is amazing! It's modern interior along with its long list of extraordinary amenities, including a lake with a rowing boat, indoor pool, and gym, make this restored English castle a true standout.
4. Borgia Castle (from $1206/ night)
7 bedroom/ 6.5 baths
Enjoy a pool and tennis court during your stay at this castle, home to two former popes!
This beautiful and intriguing 7 bedroom castle boasts a textured backstory. As it's name implies, the Borgia Castle belonged to The Borgia Family, a prominent European family that produced two popes. In addition to its fascinating history, the castle boasts scenic lake views, a swimming pool and outdoor spa, making it the perfect accommodation for a very special trip or event, especially in the warm weather months.
5. Castle Montalfoglio (from $88/ night)
San Lorenzo in Campo, Italy
1 bedroom/ 1 bath
This castle is just a drive to a UNESCO World Heritage Site!
The Castle Montafogolio's charming one bedroom rental is the perfect accommodation for a romantic Italian getaway. This storybook castle offers gorgeous panoramic views of rolling hills that extend into the neighboring city of Urbino, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
6. Chateau De Puybelliard (from $191/ night)
1 bedroom/ 1 bath
This castle is complete with a pool and Jacuzzi!
Chateau De Puybelliard is an exceptional alternative to a hotel or B&B. With upscale dining, a pool, and jacuzzi, guests here will undoubtedly feel pampered during their stay in the property's elegant suite.