Spring into summer offer

Enjoy 10 memorable activities throughout Spring in Scotland

When is the best time to visit the Scottish Highlands? It’s a question we are frequently asked at our luxury hotel in Perthshire. It’s a difficult question to answer because each of the Scottish seasons brings its own beauty.

  • Winter may bring colder temperatures, but the festive cheer of Christmas and Hogmanay will soon warm you up.
  • The warmth of summer in Scotland makes everyone feel more relaxed, while longer days can be enjoyed to the full.
  • As the cool of autumn descends, flora and fauna prepare for the winter with a show of fantastic colours.

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Scottish Foodie Weekend

Choose the best of Scottish food with a Scottish Foodie weekend

Scottish food often offers better variety and creativity compared to other countries. When it comes to the quality of Scottish ingredients, like meat and fish, they are always regarded as world-class.

As part of a foodie lovers’ weekend, Scotland has plenty to offer, from dishes that have been handed down through centuries to more modern takes on Scottish staples, such as Neeps and Tatties, to the moreish dessert Cranachan.

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Valentine Getaway

It’s not too late to surprise a loved one with a Valentine getaway

The lull after the Christmas and New Year holidays can sometimes feel like time is almost grinding to a halt, so why not energise yourself and celebrate Valentine’s Day in Scotland. Valentine’s breaks in Scotland at the five-star Dunalastair Hotel Suites offer the best in intimacy and luxury while creating memories to last a lifetime.

Spending quality time at a romantic Scottish hotel is an ideal way to rediscover your relationship. It is the combination of peace and quiet and being surrounded by the ever-changing, natural beauty that is restorative to any.

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luxury Scottish wedding

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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Scottish Highland

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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