As the air outside gets colder it’s the perfect time to warm up inside, and what better way than with a dram of whisky?  Amongst our favourites are this year’s Cesar award-winners and newfound favourites in the 2017 Good Hotel Guide.  Here are 10 of the Good Hotel Guide’s best UK hotels for whisky lovers…

Top 10 hotels for whisky lovers

1
The Peat Inn

The Peat Inn

Peat Inn

Alongside the highly praised menu, this hotel is a whisky geek’s paradise introducing newcomers and old hands alike to Scotch whiskies from their extensive list with enthusiastic knowledge.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • parking
  • gourmet
  • wine
10% discount voucher
2
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Culdearn House

Culdearn House - Spring Break Special Offer

Grantown-on-Spey

On the Speyside Malt Whisky Trail, Culdearn House offers lovely walks and a list of fine malts and rare single-barrel casks to choose from.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • country_house
3
The Nobody Inn

The Nobody Inn

Doddiscombsleigh

At this Devon hotel, the varied menu is complemented by an extensive range of wine, local cider and of course, whisky, of which there are around 240 variations - mainly malt and ever increasingly at cask strength.
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • parking
  • gastropub
4
Fischer’s at Baslow Hall

Fischer’s at Baslow Hall

Baslow

In this Edwardian manor house whisky is put to a multitude of uses with foodie favourites that have included a smoked haddock and whisky chowder and a quince crumble tart with cinnamon whisky ice cream.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • honeymoon
10% discount voucher
5
The Cross at Kingussie

The Cross at Kingussie

Kingussie

After dinner there’s an extensive menu of drinks and wines, and of course whisky, with a choice of around 40 malts including the nearby Dalwhinnie and Speyside distilleries. They also feature several whisky flights with tasting notes to further explore the national Scottish tipple.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • wifi
  • gourmet
6
Boath House

Boath House

Auldearn

It wouldn’t be Scotland without a little whisky thrown in for good measure, and being proud of their heritage, the hotel offers a Whisky Galore! Experience, taking you on a personalized tour of three distilleries, plus a cooperage culminating in personalised managers bottling at Benromach.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • country_house
  • spa
  • b&b
  • disabled
7
Callater Lodge

Callater Lodge

Braemar

The perfect base for walkers, with substantial packed lunches of sandwiches, when you return in the evening you can relax with one of more than 55 malt whiskies.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • guesthouse
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • guest_house
8
Burt’s

Burt’s

Melrose

Food is casual, featuring traditional Scottish favourites with a modern twist, and with more than 90 malt whiskies available you’re spoiled for choice when it comes to something to wash it all down with!
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
9
The Dulaig

The Dulaig

Grantown-on-Spey

10 minutes from Grantown-on-Spey, along with a carousel of freshly baked cakes and treats, food is a rich affair in this corner of Scotland, where even the porridge is served with heather honey, cream and a dash of whisky.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • b&b
10
Muckrach Country House Hotel

Muckrach Country House Hotel

Dulnain Bridge

Rooms are named for the region’s whisky centres and in the low-lit bar, you can work your way through more than 70 choices – perhaps with a haggis bonbon or two.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • historic
  • activities