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Glenfinnan House Hotel

Glenfinnan House Hotel - Three nights for Two Special Offer

Fort William

In one of the most dramatic settings of any UK hotel, Jane MacFarlane's 18th-century-cum-Victorian mansion stands against a backdrop of woodland and mountain, overlooking Loch Shiel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • country_house
  • honeymoon
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wi-fi
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Forss House

Forss House - Free Bottle of Wine Special Offer

Thurso

‘Scottish country house living on a grand scale.’ Near the mainland’s northern tip, this Georgian mansion is surrounded by woodland and waterfall on the Forss river, a fishing hot spot.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • conference_meeting
  • activities
  • disabled
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wi-fi
  • gourmet
  • historic
  • parking
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • bird_watching
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • eco-friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • romantic
  • for_wine-lovers
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
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Shieldaig Lodge

Shieldaig Lodge - Food Lover's Package

Gairloch

Stone eagles mark your arrival at the gates of Nick and Charlotte Dent’s ‘impressive' Victorian hunting lodge, down a single-track road, its lawns lapped by Loch Gairloch.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • tennis
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wi-fi
  • historic
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • country_house
  • romantic
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • gourmet
  • for_wine-lovers
  • honeymoon
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • bird_watching
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • seaside
  • golf
  • horse_riding
  • cycling
  • wildlife_watching
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Bunchrew House

Bunchrew House - Two Night Winter Luxury Highland Break Special Offer

Inverness

‘A wonderful experience.’ Back in the Guide after rave reviews, this handsome 17th-century mansion gazes across Beauly Firth.
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  • wi-fi
  • garden
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wildlife_watching
  • bird_watching
  • eco-friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • parking
  • walking
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • horse_riding
  • golf
  • outdoor_dining
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • romantic
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Rufflets

Rufflets - £175 D,B&B Mid-Week Break Special Offer

St Andrews

One of Scotland’s first country house hotels, the turreted 1920s mansion in tranquil, ‘elegant gardens’ is owned by Mark and Christopher Forrester, grandsons of two of the original founders.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • country_house
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • walking
  • rooms_with_a_view
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The Dunstane Houses

The Dunstane Houses - 'Book Three Nights, Get Up to 30% off'' Special Offer

Edinburgh

Heathery tones and tweedy fabrics bring a breath of fresh Orkney air to this family-run hotel in two Victorian villas just outside the city centre.
  • boutique
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • parking
  • baby-friendly
  • walking
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • historic
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Knockinaam Lodge

Knockinaam Lodge

Portpatrick

‘A very special place,’ say guests in 2019, of Sian and David Ibbotson’s Victorian hunting lodge overlooking the Irish Sea. ‘The accommodating hosts went out of their way, more than once, to ensure we had a terrific time.'
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • gourmet
  • view
  • wi-fi
  • seaside
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • fishing
  • golf
  • for_wine-lovers
  • child_friendly
  • cycling
  • horse_riding
  • wildlife_watching
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Scarista House

Scarista House

Isle of Harris

‘Excellent food’ and a ‘lovely’ welcome await visitors to Tim and Patricia Martin and Neil King’s former manse overlooking the Maldivian-blue seas and sugar-white sands of a bite-shaped cove.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • seaside
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • gourmet
  • wi-fi
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Kinloch Lodge

Kinloch Lodge

Isle of Skye

‘The welcome was superb, the setting magical, the staff were friendly and helpful,’ writes a reader in 2019, of Lord and Lady Macdonald’s former hunting lodge on the shores of Loch Na Dal.
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • honeymoon
  • fishing
  • garden
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • disabled_facilities
  • child_friendly
  • with_cooking_school
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • great_breakfast
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Prestonfield

Prestonfield

Edinburgh

‘Dr Johnson and Mr James Boswell dine here tomorrow – which they did and I gave Mr Johnson rhubarb seeds and some melon.’ Here is Sir Alexander Dick, Laird of Prestonfield, writing of visitors to his 17th-century mansion at the foot of Arthur’s Seat.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • boutique
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • golf
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • for_wine-lovers
  • gourmet
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • horse_riding
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The Three Chimneys and The House Over-By

The Three Chimneys and The House Over-By

Isle of Skye

Lang may the lums reek at this remote restaurant-with-rooms on the shores of Loch Dunvegan. After 34 years, Shirley and Eddie Spear have moved on, but all is well.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • gourmet
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • for_wine-lovers
  • eco-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • seaside
  • parking
  • great_breakfast
  • wildlife_watching
  • weddings
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Glenapp Castle

Glenapp Castle

Ballantrae

Beyond ‘splendid wrought iron gates’, a ‘beautifully wooded half-mile drive’ leads to Paul and Poppy Szkiler’s towered and turreted Victorian pile, with a fountain ‘dominating the forecourt'.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • spa
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wildlife_watching
  • parking
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Moor of Rannoch-Restaurant & Rooms

Moor of Rannoch-Restaurant & Rooms

Rannoch Station

‘The very-much-in-evidence hosts, Scott and Stephanie Meikle, have transformed this remote property into a “restaurant-with-(very-well-equipped-and-designed-)rooms”.’
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • dog_friendly
  • romantic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • parking
  • good_value
  • wildlife_watching
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Windlestraw

Windlestraw

Walkerburn

'Stunning hotel, stunning views.’ A reader this year endorses John and Sylvia Matthews’s restaurant-with-rooms in an Edwardian manor house overlooking the Tweed valley
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • guesthouse
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • for_wine-lovers
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • great_breakfast
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Pool House

Pool House

Poolewe

For over 30 years, the Harrison family has greeted visitors to their former 18th-century fishing lodge with ‘genuine warmth and interest’.
  • walking
  • garden
  • guesthouse
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • view
  • guest_house
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • wildlife_watching
  • electric_charging_point
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Knockendarroch Hotel

Knockendarroch Hotel

Pitlochry

‘A real centre of hospitality.’ Trusted Guide readers visiting Struan and Louise Lothian’s small hotel were impressed this year by the ‘attentive but never intrusive service, and superb meals’.
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • guest_house
  • romantic
  • cycling
  • electric_charging_point
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Cringletie House

Cringletie House

Peebles

A ‘little jewel’ in a secluded setting, this small baronial mansion is enveloped by sweeping manicured lawns within acres of woodland.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • fishing
  • disabled
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • baby-friendly
  • parking
  • horse_riding
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Eddrachilles Hotel

Eddrachilles Hotel

Scourie

‘In a superb position overlooking Badcall Bay’, this 18th-century church manse-turned-hotel gains a full entry at the urging of readers and a Guide inspector.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • historic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • wildlife_watching
  • mooring_available
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • good_value
  • weddings
  • disabled_facilities
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The Witchery by the Castle

The Witchery by the Castle

Edinburgh

By the gates of Edinburgh Castle, James Thomson’s spellbinding restaurant-with-suites is sited within enthralling 16th- and 17th-century buildings.
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • gourmet
  • wi-fi
  • walking
  • baby-friendly
  • historic
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Coll Hotel

Coll Hotel

Isle of Coll

The buzzy hub of this Inner Hebridean island, the hotel (run by the Oliphant family for three generations) offers sublime sea views from Coll’s only village.
  • child_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • walking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Ardtorna

Ardtorna

Barcaldine

Light, bright and full of life, Sean and Karen O’Byrne’s super-modern, eco-friendly house is all Scandi style and floor-to-ceiling windows offering memorable views of Loch Creran.
  • walking
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • eco-friendly
  • romantic
  • bird_watching
  • spa
  • for_wine-lovers
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • good_value
  • disabled_facilities
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Coruisk House

Coruisk House

Isle of Skye

Two miles from the harbour of a tiny Skye fishing village, a single-track road leads to Clare and Ian Winskill’s peaceful restaurant-with-rooms; guests are offered a glass of Prosecco on arrival.
  • guest_house
  • parking
  • romantic
  • wildlife_watching
  • bird_watching
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wi-fi
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Marmalade Hotel

Marmalade Hotel

Portree

Overlooking the beautiful harbour town, an Edwardian country house in landscaped gardens with a sleekly modern interior.
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • country_house
  • disabled_facilities
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • historic
  • weddings
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Fingal

Fingal

Edinburgh

All is shipshape on this plush former Northern Lighthouse supply ship, floating moments away from buzzy Leith.
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • boutique
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • honeymoon
  • historic
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Taypark House

Taypark House

Dundee

Stunning gardens and outstanding views of the River Tay and hills of Fife surround this former baronial mansion.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • honeymoon
  • garden
  • child_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • romantic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • disabled_facilities
  • parking
Last updated: November 10, 2019