Mindful Explorer

Mindfulness in the Highlands: Travel Tips for a Mindful Staycation in Scotland

In our hectic modern world, we are always looking forward to switching off and enjoying time away from our everyday routine. You often hear the phrase that nature is nurturing; even if you’re not an outdoor enthusiast, there are many ways to connect with nature to help promote a deep sense of relaxation and restoration. For those wanting to immerse themselves in glorious natural landscapes and enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of nature, there is no better destination to connect with your surroundings than the Scottish Highlands.

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Wellness Retreat in The Highlands

Your Weekend Itinerary for the Perfect Wellness Retreat in The Highlands

Wellness retreat itinerary for your weekend

  • Your Route
  • Day 1 Itinerary
  • Day 2 Itinerary
  • Where and What to Eat
  • Place to Stay

Health and wellness retreats are becoming increasingly more sought after, and it’s easy to see why. In a world that is often so hectic that we forget to take time for ourselves, factoring in a ‘wellness holiday’ is a chance to recharge, restore and take care of our physical, mental and social well-being.

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Family Voyagers

Your Guide to a Family-Friendly Highlands Holiday

Don’t be fooled by its remote, rugged landscape and unspoilt wilderness – the vast and open environment of the Scottish Highlands is a natural playground filled with possibilities for the whole family. With activities as vast as its spectacular landscape, there are many fun things to do in Scotland that will keep adults and kids alike entertained and inspired for hours on end.

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Mountain Bike

Top 5 Family-Friendly Cycle Routes in Scotland

With its variety of landscapes and deep-rooted cycling culture – Scotland is a natural haven for cyclists of all disciplines. Whiz through its wild and winding trails, craggy terrain and mighty Munros, or take it easy riding through heather-clad hills and sandy sunlit stretches.

Whatever your choice of scenery, Scotland’s world-class trails and its tucked away hidden gems await for your next family adventure – with idyllic views guaranteed. Having the whole family on board means there’s a lot to consider when it comes to choosing the best family-friendly Scottish cycling routes, but the team at Dunalastair Hotel Suites are on hand to pick out the best cycling routes in Scotland with variety in mind so that you don’t have to.

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Luxury Experiences

Top Luxury Experiences in the Scottish Highlands

For a country interweaved with royalty, majestic castles and historical estates – magnificent Scotland is a destination made for a luxury experience. Rich in legend and drama with its landscape beautifully carved with rugged mountains, heather-clad moors and lochs painted the deepest shade of blue. Boasting some of the best scenery in the world, it’s no wonder so many flock to the Scottish Highlands to indulge in its natural extravagance and experience the plentiful luxury experiences on offer.

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Top Six Most Scenic Walks in the Scottish Highlands

Scotland is the pinnacle walker destination – offering some of the most scenic hiking and nature walks in the world. The diversity of the landscape means you could be trekking through the Highlands, exploring forestry or wandering remote beaches. Whichever corner of Scotland you end up in, you can be sure that breathtaking views are never far away. You can’t go wrong in our luxury Scottish hotel near Pitlochry for a hiking holiday- see our guide for the most iconic Scottish views.

There are walking routes of all abilities on offer, but narrowing down where you want to venture first is a difficult task.

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Scottish Highlands

Book Your Dream Scottish Getaway With These Exclusive Special Offers From Our Luxury Hotel in Perthshire

After being in hibernation for most of the winter, the team here at Dunalastair Hotel Suites are eagerly looking forward to the day when we can finally open our doors again, welcoming guests to experience the comfort, luxury, and quality service you’ve come to expect from our five-star hotel.

As we write, that day looks to be ever closer, with Scotland’s booming hospitality sector set to reopen in late Spring. All signs are pointing towards a busy summer with people flocking to the highlands to enjoy a well-deserved Scottish getaway.

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