Welcome to Murthly Estate

Overlooking the River Tay near Dunkeld in Highland Perthshire, Murthly Estate is the place to get away from it all and relax in beautiful surroundings where the sights and sounds of nature hold sway. Enjoy the hills, rivers, woods and castle all year round. Here's a few ways to spend a relaxing time on Murthly Estate:


  • Get married in the spectacular chapel at Murthly Castle
  • Hold your own corporate event or private party
  • Enjoy traditional country sports such as salmon fishing on the River Tay
  • Spot iconic Scottish wildlife such as red squirrels and ospreys 
  • Walk or cycle through natural and designed landscapes


Murthly Sawmill

Click here to visit the Murthly Sawmill website. The sawmill has a long-standing reputation for quality fencing and garden products.

Our Facebook Page

Murthly & Strathbraan Estates is also on Facebook.


Weddings at Murthly Castle

We still have some availability for weddings at Murthly Castle in 2018. The Castle, the Chapel, and the Walled Garden can all be used for wedding ceremonies and receptions, whether religious, humanist or civil. With magnificent trees all along the entrance drive, the setting is hard to beat. Please get in touch to arrange a viewing.

Asheville Twinning Project

The Estate is delighted to be one of the partners in the twinning project between Dunkeld and Birnam and Asheville, North Carolina. The first twinning weekend is on the 18th - 20th of August, which will include a BBQ at the castle.

Fishing on the River Tay

The current five-year averaage total for the Murthly Beats (2012-16) is 548 salmon and 42 sea trout. We have only a few rods left to book for this year - don't miss out!

Friends of The Birnam Oak

A new group called Friends of the Birnam Oak has been set up recently to fund ongoing maintenance to the Estate's best-known tree, the famous Birnam Oak. The group aims to improve the immediate environs of the tree and to bring more regular events to it, following the acclaimed performances of Macbeth performed by the Oxford Shakespeare Company in June. If you want to join the Friends and help them with their efforrts, have a look at their Facebook page.

Dunkeld & Birnam Resilience Plan

The Estate is a key partner in the local area's new Reslience Plan, providing skills and resources in the event of a major incident. We encourage all local groups and businesses to get involved.