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Getting here

Castle Sween

On the east shore of Loch Sween, in Knapdale off the B8025.

Grid reference - NR 712 788.

Strong footwear is recommended.

There is no parking for visitors to the castle within the caravan park. There is a 20-30 minute walk downhill from the parking area. 

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Castle Sween is open year-round.

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