Scottish Country House Hotels and Castles
Ideal for Romantic Luxury Hotel Breaks

Edinburgh area
Argyll / Loch Lomond - Perthshire
Scottish Highlands & Skye

Edinburgh Area

Houston House photo

Macdonald Houstoun House
West Lothian EH52 6JS


Set in 20 acres of private gardens & woodlands.
The hotel comprises a 16th century tower house, country manor & steading.
Retaining its original character, it offers exclusivity and seclusion. Open fires.
Public rooms include the Great Hall, Library and Old Drawing Room.

Within easy reach of Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Less than 10 miles from Edinburgh Airport.
7 miles from Linlithglow and its ancient palace.
Close to Uphall Golf Course.

Award winning restaurant in the tower,
and vaulted bar with open fireplaces for afternoon teas and bar meals.

Leisure Club and Beauty Spa with 18 metre swimming pool,
sauna, steam room, gym and beauty treatment rooms.
Outdoor tennis court.

Choice of 73 ensuite bedrooms (double, twin, family)
all with TV, telephone, free toiletries, etc.
24-hour room service. Wi-Fi access.

B&B prices from £37 per person.
Child rates. Dogs welcome (extra charge).
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Argyll / Loch Lomond

Stonefield Castle photo

Stonefield Castle Hotel
Argyll PA29 6YJ


Built in 1837 on the shores of Loch Fyne.
2 miles from the picturesque fishing village of Tarbert.
Set in 60 acres of woodland gardens
with a fine collection of Himalayan Rhododendrons.

Ideal for exploring Argyll & the Kintyre peninsula,
also the islands of Gigha, Islay, Arran, Bute.

Award-winning restaurant (AA Rosette) with views over the gardens and Loch Fyne.
Wood panelled lounge bar. Room service available.

Choice of 36 ensuite bedrooms (single/double/twin)
with TV, telephone, tea/coffee, hairdryer.
B&B prices from £50 per person per night.
Pets welcome.
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Dunkeld House Hotel
Perthshire PH8 0HX


Elegant Edwardian country house hotel set on a private estate of 280 acres.
Originally built by the 7th Duke of Atholl as a summer home for his wife.
One the most luxurious resort hotels in Scotland.
Features include wood paneling, stone fireplace and ornate furnishings.
Panoramic views over the Tay Valley.
Situated 12 miles north of Perth.

Health and Leisure Club with swimming pool, sauna, steam room and gym.
Health and beauty treatments.
All weather tennis courts and 9 hole putting course.
Activities can be arranged for you including clay pigeon shooting,
4x4 offroad driving, archery, quad biking,

Restaurant overlooking the River Tay.
Bar lounge. Afternoon teas.

Choice of 150 bedrooms including deluxe rooms and suites.
All rooms have TV, on-demand movies, hairdryer, trouser press.

B&B prices from £60 per person.
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Knock Castle Hotel Perthshire
Knock Castle
Drummond Terrace
Perthshire PH7 4AN

Knock Castle Hotel & Spa

Set in 3.5 acres of wooded grounds near Crieff in Perthshire.
Former 19th century baronial home of Scottish shipping magnate Lady McBrayne.
Romantic Hotel of the Year 2020 (Regional Winner) in The Scottish Hotel Awards.
Visit Scotland 4 Star Hotel.
Ideal for golf, distilleries,

Leisure facilities include a gym, indoor pool, sauna, steam room, spa bath.
Beauty treatments & therapies available.

Choice of ensuite bedrooms in the castle or adjacent lodge.
Rooftop restaurant, lounge bar, afternoon teas.

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Scottish Highlands & Islands

Sonia and William Marshall
Culdearn House
Woodlands Terrace
Grantown on Spey PH26 3JU
Tel: +44 (0)1479 872106
Fax: +44 (0)1479 873641
Culdearn House

Formerly the country home of the Earl of Seafield's family.
Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Small Hotel
in the heart of the Spey Valley.
Renowned for its warm hospitality.
Ideally situated by the River Spey for salmon fishing.
The hotel is also on the Speyside Way walking trail.
13 miles from Aviemore. 35 miles south of Inverness.

Personally run hotel with intimate atmosphere.
Ideal for romantic breaks or special celebrations.
Recommended in The Good Hotel Guide 2022.
Editor’s choice for Fishing Hotel 2016, 2017 2019.
Good Hotel Guide Cesar award.
Scottish Field Top 10 Scottish Hotels for Whisky Lovers.
AA ‘Notable Wine List’ designation. RAC Fine Dining Award.
Member of Britain's Finest.
Member of the VisitScotland Welcome Schemes
for Walkers, Cyclists, Anglers, Fieldsports.

Daily changing dinner menus. AA Red Rosette. Taste Our Best award.
Recommended in Wendy Barrie's Scottish Food Guide.
Selection of 80 malt whiskies (some rare) with tasting notes. wine
Whisky Tasting weekends can be arranged.

Choice of 6 bedrooms (kingsize, double, twin, single).
All with en-suite facilities, toiletries,
Freeview TV, radio/alarm, hairdryer, refreshment tray.
Free Wi-Fi Broadband Internet access.
For special celebrations, flowers, chocolates,
champagne and/or a piper can be arranged.
1 wheelchair friendly single bedroom with large wet room
with high toilet for transfer from wheelchair, grab and support rails.
A waterproof wheelchair is available for shower use.

B&B prices from £80 - £90 per person.
Dinner, B&B £110 - £175 per person.
Discounts for stays of 7 or more nights.
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast Special offers
Spring/autumn offers with 15% - 20% discount.
Exclusive use (min 2 nights for 10 - 12 people).
Credit cards accepted.
Instant online booking.
Open all year.
No smoking.

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Anne Gracie
Duisdale House Hotel
Isle Ornsay
Isle of Skye IV43 8QW
Tel: +44 (0)1471 833202

Duisdale House Hotel

Scottish Tourist Board 4 star country house hotel
set in lovely gardens and 35 acres of wooded hillside.
Built in the 1860s as a hunting lodge for the Chief of the Clan MacDonald.
Breathtaking views across the sea to the hills of Knoydart.

Consistently winning awards since 2009.
Scottish Food Awards - Gold Medal in Style Restaurant of the Year 2017
and Real & Local Food 2017.
Scottish Hotel Awards including:
Winner - Island Hotel of the Year in 2016 & 2019
Regional Winners - Boutique Hotel of the Year 2016
Regional Winners - Small Country House Hotel of the Year 2018 & 2019 & 2020
Regional Winners - Hotel Fine Dining Restaurant 2019
Style Hotel of the Year 2020
Hoteliers of the Year 2011.

Situated in southern Skye. Skye Bridge 13 miles.
Armadale to Mallaig ferry 8 miles.
Day sailings available on the hotel's luxury yacht (April to September).
Fishing and golf packages also available.

Award-winning restaurant with 2 AA red rosettes.
Well stocked wine cellar and large selection of malt whiskies.
Lighter meals available in 'The Chart Room'.
Licensed for civil weddings.

Choice of 18 ensuite rooms & suites all with
Sky TV, telephone, hairdryer, hospitality tray, toiletries.
Several four-poster rooms.
Fridge minibar in all rooms except petite rooms.
Free WiFi.

B&B prices from £135 per room
Dinner, B&B rates available.
Instant online booking.

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Toravaig House Hotel
Knock Bay
Isle of Skye IV44 8RE
Tel: +44 (0)1471 833231

Toravaig House Hotel

Multi award-winning, luxury contemporary Scottish country house hotel.
Beautifully decorated and furnished. Personally run.
Scottish Hotel Awards include:
Luxury Small Country Hotel 2019 & 2020.
Informal Fine Dining Award 2020.
Regional Winner - Boutique Hotel of the Year 2020.
Winner of Island Hotel of the Year 2005, 2007, 2013, 2014 and 2018.
Regional Winners - Boutique Hotel of the Year 2018 & 2019,
Informal Fine Dining Restaurant 2019,
Informal Dining Restaurant 2018,
Wedding Team of the Year 2017, Wedding Hotel of the Year 2017,
Small Country Hotel of the Year 2017 & 2019
and Romantic Hotel of the Year 2017.

Set in 2 acres of grounds in an elevated position with magnificent views.
Breathtaking sunsets often seen.
Situated in southern Skye. 16 miles from the Skye Bridge.
5 minutes drive from Armadale (ferry from Mallaig).
Day sailings available on the hotel's 50 foot luxury yacht (extra charge)
Fishing and golf packages also available.

Drawing room with open fire.
The Iona Restaurant has AA 2 red rosettes.
Daily changing dinner menu. Fresh local produce.
Small weddings and functions catered for.
Free WiFi.

Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Small Hotel.
9 double/twin bedrooms all with TV, toiletries,
ensuite shower (some also have a bath).

B&B prices from £89 per person.
Dinner, B&B rates available.
Instant online booking.

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Skeabost hotel Skye

Skeabost Hotel
Skeabost Bridge
Isle of Skye IV51 9NP

Skeabost Hotel

Luxurious hotel set in 23-acre grounds by Loch Snizort
with its own 9-hole (18 tee) golf course.
Originally built as a Victorian hunting lodge by the MacDonalds.
Refurbished to a high boutique-style standard
(under new management since 2015).
CIS Excellence Award - The Group Hotel of the Year Award 2018.
Scottish Hotel Awards - Country House Hotel of the Year 2020
as well as Island Hotel of the Year in 2016 and 2017,
Regional Winners - Romantic Hotel of the Year 2018,
Informal Fine Dining Hotel of the Year 2018, Golf Hotel of the Year 2017 and 2018,
Fine Dining Restaurant Hotel of the Year 2017 and Style Hotel of the Year 2017.

Portree 6 miles. Dunvegan 16 miles.
Fishing is available on the River Snizort.

18 bedrooms & suites including four-poster rooms.
Cosy lounges with open fires.
Restaurant serving local produce with an extensive wine list.
Lounge bar well stocked with malt whiskies.
Conservatory overlooking the loch.

Available for weddings (tailor made) for up to 150 guests.
Options include the oak clad chapel, extensive grounds with marquee.

B&B prices from £135 per room
Dinner, B&B rates available.

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Donald MacCallum
Glengarry Castle Hotel
Invergarry PH35 4HW

Glengarry Castle Hotel

Victorian country house hotel personally run by the McCallum family since 1958.
Great comfort in a friendly & relaxing atmosphere.
Oil paintings, log fires, pine panelling.

Set in 60 acres of grounds on the shores of Loch Oich.
7 miles south of Loch Ness & Fort Augustus.
Between Fort William (25 miles) & Inverness (40 miles).

Scottish Tourist Board 3 Stars.
AA 3 Stars & 1 Rosette.
Highly recommended cuisine. Dinner available.

26 bedrooms: 14 double, 8 twin, 2 single, 2 family.
All with ensuite bath/shower room, digital TV,
telephone, radio, hairdryer, tea/coffee, etc.
Deluxe bedrooms available with four poster & loch views.
All rooms are individually furnished.
Free WiFi access.

B&B from £75 per person
Open late March to early November.

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Kincraig Castle Hotel photo

Kincraig Castle Hotel
IV18 0LF

Kincraig Castle Hotel

Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Country House Hotel
with 10-acre grounds and extensive views towards the Cromarty Firth.
Once the family seat of the Mackenzie clan.
Built in the early 1800s.
Conveniently situated on the main A9 road near Invergordon.
25 miles north of Inverness. 20 miles south of Dornoch.

Choice of 15 indivually styled ensuite bedrooms.
All with satellite TV, controllable heating, hairdryer,
tea & coffee, toiletries. Free WiFi.
24 hour room service.
AA 4 Stars & Rosette.
Elegant restaurant, lounge and bar. Afternoon Teas.
B&B prices from £50 per person (2 sharing).

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Inverlochy Castle Hotel
Fort William PH33 6SN
Inverlochy Castle Hotel

Luxury 5 star country house hotel close to Ben Nevis.
Just 4 miles north of Fort William.
Castle Hotel of the Year 2015 and 2019 in the Scottish Hotel Awards.
Restaurant by Albert and Michel Roux Jr.

17 rooms & suites with views of the grounds and mountains.
Room facilities include telephone, TV, CD player, radio, Wi-Fi, etc.
24 hour room service. Walled garden.
Sporting and country pursuits can be arranged on the Achnacarry Estate.

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Culloden House Hotel
Inverness IV2 7BZ

Culloden House Hotel

Magnificent Georgian country house dating from the 1700s.
4 star hotel with first class service. Ideal for romantic breaks.
Tranquil setting in 45 acres of elegant lawns and parklands.
Headquarters for Bonnie Prince Charlie before the Battle of Culloden.
Inverness city centre 4 miles. Inverness Airport 4 miles.

Public rooms include drawing room, dining room, library bar.
Elegant furnishings, antiques, crystal chandeliers & open fires.
Renowned for superb dining, fine wines and malts.
Conde Nast Traveler Gold List 2011 - No. 1 Hotel in Scotland.
Voted one of the top 200 European Golfing Hotels.
Facilities for corporate events, conferences, weddings.
Tailor-made golf packages, shooting breaks, fishing
and chauffeur-driven sightseeing tours can be arranged.
Sauna, croquet, walled garden and all-weather tennis court.

Choice of 28 lavishly furnished bedrooms
(many with 4 poster beds)
All with private bath, shower, digital TV,
telephone, trouser press, hairdryer, tea/coffee, free WiFi.

B&B prices from £80 per person (2 sharing)
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