Incredibly expensive castles you can rent

Have you always dreamed of living in your very own castle?

Well now you might actually have the chance to do so!

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But be warned, these properties are not cheap, you'll have to fork out a whopping sum to spend the night there.

Take a look at these three pricey suggestions and see which one you'd like the most.

Thornbury Castle

This epic estate in the South West is only about a two-hour drive from London. Just north of Bath and Bristol, Thornbury is the only Tudor castle open as a hotel. Walk the grounds that King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn explored on their honeymoon. This 500-year-old home will set you back around £70,000 a week for up to 40 guests

Chateau de Farcheville, France

About an hour outside Paris, this stunning chateau may as well be its own private island. The property boasts a private spa, theatre, flower garden, helipad and moat. You can rent the 22 bedrooms for around £23,000 per night.

Glenapp Castle, Scotland

This stunning property can be found on Scotland's west coast, 75 miles south of Glasgow. The castle sits on a 36-acre estate overlooking the Firth of Clyde coastal waters. You can book the 28 bedrooms for about £85,000 per week for up to 50 guests.

The most expensive rental property in the UK
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The most expensive rental property in the UK

Audley House, a Grade II Listed Georgian property, is on the rental market for an astonishing £780,000 a year - or £15,000 a week, making one of the UK's most expensive rental properties.

It is estimated the bills will come to a whopping £125,000 a year, on top of the rent.

The six-storey mansion is spread out over 8,346 sq/ft and is worth approximately £35million. 

However, you need not worry about walking up all those flights of stairs as there is a private passenger lift with access to all floors.

The luxurious property is set in the heart of Mayfair.

Comfort cooling, state-of-the-art security and audio-entertainment technology are incorporated throughout the Mayfair mansion. 

The property features five VIP bedrooms suites.

Each of the luxurious bedrooms are decorated in different coloured decor.

At 1,500 sq ft the master bedroom is bigger than the average British home.

The mansion also features four reception rooms,a family kitchen, a gym and private walled gardens.  

The stunning six-storey property comes fully furnished with luxurious furniture, fixtures and fittings and is ready for tenants to move in.

Like all rental properties, interested tenants will be asked to hand over a six week deposit and the first month's rent before they move in. 

The property comes with a five year contract meaning tenants will end up handing over £3.9million to the landlord.


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