Walking

Perthshire is known as Big Tree Country, with magnificent unspoilt views of forests, lochs and mountains it’s made for exploring so bring your walking boots.

Ideally situated right in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, the Dunalastair Hotel Suites in Kinloch Rannoch makes a perfect base for your walking holidays in Scotland; thanks to our close proximity to some of the country’s most breathtakingly beautiful scenery – a stunning backdrop for your highland treks.

Less than a few miles from our luxury Scottish Hotel Suites, you will find both gentle, easy-going paths and challenging trails alike, ensuring that whatever your pace you are sure to have a most enjoyable time.in the Scottish Highlands.

From gentle strolls to giant challenges: Walking routes for beginners and advanced hikers alike

Up for strapping on the hiking boots and conquering a serious challenge?  There are plenty of options for the advanced hiker.

The famous Munro of Schiehallion provide a good five or six hours of walking.  En route, you’ll take in picturesque scenes of lavish, grassy hills, rolling, hopefully deep blue skies, and awe-inspiring views across the Scottish Highlands which stretch for miles and beyond.

The Annat Loop path is classed as ‘strenuous’, and will take you on a 6.5 mile ascent around the historic settlement of Annat Village, or Tor a’Chruidh as it was known.

Prefer a walk that offers something a little less energetic? Head from the Dunalastair Hotel Suites, Loch Rannoch into the neighbouring villages for a gentle, lazy stroll around gorgeous rural pathways, each one resplendent with rare flora and fauna.

Bunrannoch House is another deserted settlement close to Kinloch Rannoch.  Take a short triangular stroll to the south of the village and you will see the humps in the field denoting the remains of the original village.

Or follow part of the Clan Trail around Loch Rannoch – starting from Kinloch Rannoch, the trail follows a relatively flat 22 mile anti-clockwise circuit of the Loch.  A series of storyboards are placed around the trail, telling fascinating and turbulent stories of the clans that were prominent in the district.

This is only a selection of the walks on offer – make sure you pick up one of the many leaflets or books with more details.

It’s not only our picture-perfect location that makes us such a popular Scotland holiday accommodation choice for those looking to explore the beauty, history, and captivating views of the Highlands. The individual service and hospitality alongside our completely refurbished Suite Hotel will be sure to cater for your creature comforts after such an active day in the Scottish Highlands.

The Perfect Place to relax and unwind

After you’ve returned from your walk, your suite will be a most welcoming haven with its comfy living and kitchen areas, generous sized beds and en-suite with power shower.  Feeling peckish, then head down to the Edina’s Kitchen to sample some of our chef’s acclaimed cuisine. Feeling fully satisfied, you’ll then enjoy getting a good night’s sleep and waking fully charged the next morning, ready for a hearty breakfast before embarking on your next adventure.

To reserve your suite at the Dunalastair Hotel Suites, near Pitlochry for your next walking holiday in Scotland, book online today or give us a call on +44 (0)1882 580444. We look forward to welcoming you.