Bridal suite Fernie Castle hotel. Fernie Castle was built before the mid 1300's and owned by the Earl of Fife. Originally owned by the MacDuffs it passed to the Fernies in the 15th century. This Scotland Castle changed hands so many times it would be impossible to name all the owners here. Many centuries ago a lady fell to her death and is now known as the "Green Lady" that stalks the halls, plays with the lights, and in general gets blamed for things that go wrong..Many of Scotland's castles are associated with ghosts, apparitions and strange noises. They have histories in some cases stretching back over 800 years. Some 150 Scottish castles are known to have this reputation. Apart from histories of murder, romance, and war, there were trials for witchcraft are recorded over several centuries. Fife county of Scotland is situated between the Firth of Tay and the Firth of Forth, with inland boundaries to Perth and Kinross and Clackmannanshire. It was originally one of the Pictish kingdoms, known as Fib, and is still commonly known as the Kingdom of Fife within Scotland.