Castles used to be creepy places. After all, they had a creepy purpose – keeping out the nasty folks. They were associated with power relationships and violence.
So it is fascinating that we now think of them as … potential resorts and hotels.
If this fascinates you, here is a list of some of the more interesting castles that will invite you in for the evening. The Viking hordes that you might aspire to bring with you, however, are not allowed.