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Start planning your luxury Scottish wedding, honeymoon, anniversary, or family reunion for summer 2022

The region of Highland Perthshire is know for its sheer, unspoilt beauty, with visitors returning to enjoy the impressive mountains views, lushious glens,  freshwater lochs, and the castles steeped in legend.

The season’s colours changes bring the breathtaking view to life, with Golden Eagles riding thermals above the forests and Osprey swooping for the famous Scottish salmon in the lochs, throughout spring. As winter approaches and the mountain peaks become covered with snow and the deer are forced to graze lower down, providing a perfect opportunity to hear mature stags making their haunting, loud guttural roars. Whenever the season Scotland proves to be an idilyic destination to enjoy a romantic and memorable getaway.

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Things to look forward to in Scotland 2022 – Events & Festivals

Looking forward to 2022, then make sure your travel plans include exploring Scotland. With escapes away from it all and journeys that prioritise your wellbeing. Scotland remains one of the worlds most electic places to visit.

Boasting more than 200 events and festivals throughout the year, the Scot’s really know how to entertain and celebrate. Ranging from the Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival to The Thistles and Sunflowers festival and not forgetting the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, arguably the single greatest celebration of arts and culture on the planet! There is something for everyone.

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Burns Night

Celebrate Burns night-like never before!

We are proud to welcome guests from all over the world to stay with us at our hotel in Kinloch Rannoch, the Dunalastair Hotel Suites in Highland Perthshire. We often welcome guests back again and again, and they come for a variety of reasons:

  • Some want to indulge in the five-star opulence of our luxury hotel in Scotland
  • Some want to walk and drive through the ever-changing, stunning scenery around our hotel in Pitlochry.
  • Others want to enjoy the boutique hotel, Scotland, and sample the local and seasonal fine dining and excellent wines of Monadh Dining.

For Scot’s Burns Night on 25th of January has been seared into the national conscience for hundreds of years. With the 25th of January nearly upon us we thought we should share more detail about the man, his work and this ancient Scottish tradition. We will also give a taste of what’s planned on this Burn’s Night Scotland 2022.

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A New Year Romantic getaway in the Highlands

Celebrate New Year in the Heart of the Scottish Highlands

When you ask most people the best place to celebrate New Year, Scotland will often be the first choice. Steeped in the history of generations, the celebrations have an authenticity, which draws crowds from far and wide. Hogmanay is the Scottish word for ‘the last day of the year’, enabling revellers to celebrate the incoming New Year.

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Gourmet Hogmanay Break

Re-energize with Dunalastair. Winter Blues – A week in the casual luxury of Dunalastair Hotel Suites will work wonders

Sometimes, around this time of year, your favourite friends and places might start to appear a little lacklustre and unexciting. It’s nothing new; it happens to everyone; it’s called the winter blues. The good news is it’s not catching, so if you’re tired of being cooped up indoors, make a break for the big outdoors.

Booking a week in the casual luxury of Dunalastair Hotel Suites will work wonders, re-energising your spirits to where they rightly belong.

The countryside around Dunalastair Hotel Suites can’t help to work its magic. Snowcapped mountains, dark green forests, and the winter shades of heather will leave you feeling centred and calm.

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The Magic of Christmas

Leave the upheaval of the last 20 months behind with a Christmas or Hogmanay Break for the extended family

Reconnect and relax around Dunalastair Hotel Suites

Everyone has endured the challenges of the past 20 months, which has made holiday plans so especially difficult to plan. For many, the uncertainty has been too much, and arrangements for the festive season have been on hold for some time.

However, with more positivity in the air, it is time for a well-deserved family treat. After so much time spent indoors, what could be better than a complete change of scene. Where you and your family can get away and enjoy an extra special break in a luxury hotel in Pitlochry over Christmas and New Year.

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Christmas Break 2021

A Preview of the Christmas and Hogmanay Packages available at the Dunalastair Hotel Suites 2021

The onset of the cooler months of Autumn acts as a reminder of the festive times ahead. The year has been difficult, once again, but finally, we can now look forward to the Christmas revelries we enjoy so much. Some 14 million people take a festive break each year, and more than ever, Christmas breaks in Scotland 2021 capture people’s imagination.

Many feel the need to escape their usual routines and stay somewhere different, but without the hassle of travelling abroad. For many, a festive break in Scotland epitomises Christmas and Hogmanay. Maybe it is the promise of snow, the stunning landscapes, the time-honoured traditions or simply the hearty welcome you will receive.

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Family Voyagers

Why Dunalastair Hotel Suites is the perfect backdrop for a family reunion?

For many people trips to Scotland become a lifelong passion, where the intensity of previous memories draws them back again and again. It often serves as a remedy to the jostle of everyday life, offering the calm of expansive wilderness, simple natural beauty and a heartfelt welcome. With hassle-free access by air, train, or car Highland Perthshire offers plenty to do for all family members, including castles, walks and hikes, cycling, and nearby picturesque Pitlochry, with events throughout the year, theatre, rich clan history. For sheer calm, Loch Rannoch on the hotel’s doorstep is hard to beat, with the dramatic backdrop of Schiehallion, one of the most famous Munro’s.

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Family Voyagers

The Ultimate Highlands Family Holiday – Your 7 Day Itinerary

Here at our Kinloch Rannoch Hotel, Dunalastair Hotel Suites have compiled a seven-day itinerary perfect for all of the family. We have aimed to create the right mix of excitement and relaxation. At the same time, we want to offer our guests a chance to learn about the history and the lives of the people who live in this beautiful part of the world. We want our five-star hotel in the Scottish Highlands to be a haven for our guests to return to after enjoying Scotland’s natural wilderness and stunning beauty.

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10 Must-see Places to Visit in Scotland During the Summer Holidays

It is only by experiencing it first-hand that the majesty and magic of Scotland can be truly understood. To many visitors, Scotland is a special place they hold dear to their hearts.  Imbued with centuries of turbulent history and alive with legend and drama. The landscape has seen it all.

Hills, lochs, and moorland have quietly borne witness to conflict through the generations. If they could talk, they would recount the cries of battle and blood spilt over the heather. Crofts and villages were cruelly destroyed while land and stock changed hands. With such a backdrop, it is no wonder the people of Scotland are fiercely patriotic.

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