Perth and Perthshire are hugely popular destinations for visitors travelling from Scotland, the UK and abroad. Not only is Perthshire centrally located, it’s also the Big Tree County that’s home to Scotland’s newest city. There’s so much to do and see, yet it’s easy to find tranquil places to relax and unwind, too.

Perth and Perthshire are spoiled for choice when it comes to destination hotels. Whether you’re after a cosy log fire with a warming malt, the best of fresh local food and drink, high-octane adventure, a round of golf or a spa break, our hotels will provide you with the perfect destination. Here’s a selection of our best – and to make it even harder to choose, we have all of their upcoming special offers in one place for you!

Murrayshall House Hotel sits atop a magnificent 365-acre estate at the end of a mile of tree-lined country lanes. Overlooking the historic village of Scone, just outside Perth, it offers two beautifully manicured golf courses and views of stunning Perthshire countryside.

Recently refurbished to a very high standard, Murrayshall House Hotel offers fine dining and a choice of 40 tastefully decorated bedrooms and suites. Its current offers are:

Huntingtower Hotel in Perth is a friendly, comfortable country house hotel in a quiet location just on the edge of the city. This affordable, authentic country house experience is one of quiet, understated elegance and charm, award-winning cuisine, fine wines and Scotch malts, and delightful gardens and grounds.

The restaurant at Huntingtower is traditional and simple offering an excellent choice of fresh meat, fish and game locally sourced from Perth and Perthshire. Offers coming up here include:


Ballathie House Hotel, set in a stunning location on the banks of the River Tay, is an outstanding country house hotel of exceptional character and rare distinction, recently winning the accolade of Country Sporting Hotel of the Year.

The Ballathie fishing beats on the River Tay are highly regarded amongst anglers. But it’s not just fishing on offer – the Estate also offers a variety of outdoor sports and activities including walking, cycling and clay pigeon shooting, all a short stroll from the hotel.

Gleneagles Hotel almost needs no introduction – it’s Scotland’s best-known luxury hotel. Nestled in a magnificent countryside estate in the heart of Scotland, it boasts three championship golf courses, a two-Michelin-starred restaurant, luxurious rooms and suites and a wealth of activities including tennis, horse-riding, falconry, off-road driving, fishing and an award-winning spa. Offers for Gleneagles include:

Tucked away in beautiful Highland Perthshire near the bustling towns of Dunkeld and Birnam, Dunkeld House Hotel boasts an unrivalled experience of Scottish country living. This four-star luxury country house hotel sits on 280 acres of well-maintained and natural woodland and overlooks the wide and fast-flowing River Tay, renowned for its salmon fishing.

Dunkeld House Hotel has a fantastic selection of special offers so you can treat yourself, your loved one or your friends

Duchally Country Estate is set in 27 acres of secluded and picturesque Perthshire parkland near Gleneagles. Guests can stay in the Country House Hotel or luxury lodge accommodation and enjoy a warm and friendly Scottish welcome. Duchally has won many Scottish tourist board awards for its levels of accommodation, dining excellence and green tourism.

The hotel restaurant is also open to non-residents and has become a popular haunt for both locals and visitors to enjoy fine dining and celebrate special occasions. Duchally’s current offers are:

Conveniently located on the edge of the historic market town of Crieff, just one hour from Glasgow and Edinburgh, Knock Castle Hotel & Spa has panoramic views of beautiful woodlands and the Perthshire hills. Offering great Scottish hospitality, award-winning food, stunning countryside and a luxurious country retreat, Knock Castle is ideal for a break in the heart of Scotland. Its current offers are:

The Atholl Palace Hotel is a grand Scottish baronial building overlooking wooded parkland grounds and the popular Highland town of Pitlochry. Originally opened as the Athole Hydropathic in Victorian times, the hotel retains many features of the traditional large country house, with spacious, relaxing public areas and beautiful gardens. It also features the first hotel museum in the UK! The Atholl Palace is a destination for day visitors as well as guests, who come for the bar lunches, afternoon teas, pool and spa treatments. Current offers here include:

Fonab Castle is a unique 5-Star castle hotel tucked away on the edge of the popular Highland town of Pitlochry by the stunning Loch Faskally. There are 42 individually designed luxury rooms and suites, many with breathtaking views of the loch – and there’s even a Castle Penthouse for a true touch of decadence. Activities include off-roading, specially arranged tours and Supercar experiences. Current offers at Fonab are:


This charming small hotel nestles in a picturesque square in Comrie, near Crieff, in the Southern Scottish Highlands. Lovingly restored by its owners in 1996 with the aim of creating “a beautiful, intimate, small, luxury hotel in Scotland”, The Royal Hotel offers fine dining, comfortable rooms, a generously stocked malt whisky selection, and a huge variety of nearby activities including fishing, walking and visiting castles. Current offers at The Royal include:

Dunalastair Hotel Suites is a privately owned Victorian hotel located in the village square of Kinloch Rannoch, on the edge of Loch Rannoch and at the foot of the Schiehallion Mountain in beautiful Highland Perthshire.

The hotel has recently undergone a multi-million pound refurbishment, bringing luxurious interiors to the grand historic building. There’s a lounge overlooking the enclosed courtyard, and Edina’s Kitchen restaurant offers locally sourced food. There’s so much to do in the area, too, from cycling and walking to boat trips and off-road tours. Offers at Dunalastair include:

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We hope this has given you a great flavour of what’s on offer in beautiful Perth and Perthshire, and that you’ll come and stay here soon!

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