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The House of the Northern Gate

A beautifully restored 9 bedroom Baronial house in the far north of Scotland... 


A spectacular setting on Dunnet Head, the most northerly point of mainland Britain...


A sweeping view of Dunnet Bay, one of the UK's most stunning beaches...

A majestic venue for exclusive rental for large groups and families or for weddings

The Dunnet Estate

Situated on Dunnet Head, the most

northerly point of the UK mainland... 


1800 acres of moorland to hike...


A stunning white sandy beach with

crystal clear water...


Dramatic cliffs with incredible views

of the Pentland Firth to the Orkney Islands...


A hidden cave to explore and lochs

to swim in... 


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Exclusive use

The House of the Northern Gate is a beautiful, exclusive-use Highland coastal estate, where an elegant, luxurious house is complemented by a remarkable setting.  You will feel private, warm, welcomed and inspired by the stunning views. Exclusive use means guests have the entire property to themselves therefore we recommend groups of 4 or more are suitable.

The house and its grounds also make an ideal location for a memorable wedding. 

Contact us to find out more.

Or make a booking directly with us

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Exclusive use


Building work commenced in 1894 and the house was completed in 1906. 


The Queen Mother was a regular

visitor in the 1950's and the house is referred to in episode 8 of Series 1 of "The Crown" (Netflix).

The house was restored between 2018 and 2021. 

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House of the Northern Gate



KW14 8YD

Scotland, UK

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