Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

With the highly anticipated release of the trailer for season seven of “Game of Thrones,” it’s the perfect time to revisit one of our favourite themes for Checking in: castles.

In this week’s iteration, we highlight three new fortifications: a medieval castle in Italy, a luxurious chateau in France and a formerly abandoned castle in Scotland.

Click through the gallery to get a peek inside.

The first Checking in highlighting castles can be found here.

All photos courtesy of Airbnb.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

You can have a two-bedroom apartment in the Castrum of Serravalle, a medieval fortress in northeastern Italy, for $250 a night.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Staying behind its walls is a truly unique experience.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The apartment has two bedrooms, both with double beds.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

They are separated by a large bathroom with a shower, tub and bidet.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Here’s the second, smaller bedroom.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The apartment also has access to a one-hectare private park and solarium, which is surrounded by the fortification’s ancient walls.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

There’s a large living room perfect for hosting.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The dining room is fit for a king.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

There’s also a terrace with a table and barbeque for dining al fesco.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

If you’re looking for something more luxurious, you can stay in the Chateau Gue Chapelle, in central France, for $702.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The massive five-bedroom guesthouse, known as the Ford Chapel, was built in the early 18th century but has since been renovated.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Here’s the cozy living room.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

And the modern kitchen.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Dine like French royalty.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Here’s another bedroom.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The castle has maintained a rustic feeling, despite gaining modern features.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Or take the party outside.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

There’s also a beautiful property to enjoy.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The final pick is a stunning castle in western Scotland, with three bedrooms, for $297 a night.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The spectacular fortification was built in 1550 for John Carswell, Rector of Kilmartin Glen and later Bishop of The Isles. It was held by the Campbell Clan and then abandoned for 200 years.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

And now it can be all yours.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Here’s the castle’s rustic living room with wood-beamed ceilings and a fireplace.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Explore its ancient halls.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The kitchen has been modernized but still maintains a rustic feel.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The dining room looks straight out of “Game of Thrones.”

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

You can also enjoy the sprawling grounds.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

Here’s one of the bedrooms.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

And its sitting area.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

The bathroom is elegantly decorated.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

There’s room for plenty of guests.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

And here’s another bedroom.

Checking in: Unique Airbnb picks of the week

This bath has a deep soaker tub.