Here is our selection of Dufftown Hotels in Banffshire, Scotland.
The town was originally named Mortlach in the Middle Ages,until the 19th century when the Earl of Fife built the town as a housing for soldiers returning home from war. Dufftown hosts a highland games event every July which attracts many tourists.
Notable buildings in Dufftown include Balvenie Castle, which was partly built with stones from the ruins of nearby Auchindoun Castle. The street plan of Dufftown is mainly four main roads meeting at the clock tower; previously a prison but now a tourist information centre. George Stephen, 1st Baron Mount Stephen, one of the founders of the Canadian Pacific Railway was born in Dufftown.
Location of several Scotch whisky distilleries, Dufftown produces more malt whisky than any other town in Scotland. In fact, a signpost on the way into Dufftown declares it the "Whisky Capital of the World".
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