Moray House takes it's name from the Earl of Moray and Moray Estates that surround Doune. The estates are properties of the Earl of Moray and his family. The Moray family have owned and managed the estates since 1562. The Estates are a family business with the Earl of Moray and his family living on, and leading the management of, the Estates to this day.
The Estates are geographically spread out but are mainly in the Inner Moray Firth from Inverness to Elgin and in south west Perthshire at Doune near Stirling.