Central Scotland Luxury Hotels Guide

recommended four or five star, and other luxury hotels in Central Scotland


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Cromlix

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in its own picturesque setting and owned by the tennis ace, Sir Andy Murray, a luxurious hotel with individually styled, opulent rooms

The Balmoral

Edinburgh

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indulge yourself in the opulent luxury of this elegant, perfectly located hotel, offering extensive leisure facilities and award-winning cuisine

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this prestigious country estate, home of the world famous golf courses, is a luxurious destination offering a wealth of pursuits and activities for all

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luxurious retreat, opulently furnished with imaginative touches - enjoy fine-dining, elegantly decorated rooms and attractive gardens

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enjoy the ever-changing display of contemporary art at this boutique-style hotel, close to the Playhouse Theatre at the foot of Calton Hill

Airds Hotel

Port Appin

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a multi-award hotel nestled in a unique and special spot, overlooking Loch Linnhe and the mountains beyond, yet only 19 miles from Oban

Old Course Hotel

St. Andrews

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this is an exceptional hotel with a scenic location overlooking the iconic Links Golf Course and an array of luxurious leisure and dining choices

Isle of Eriska Hotel

Isle of Eriska

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indulge yourselves in the luxurious facilities of this very well-appointed hotel, nestling on its own private island at the entrance to Loch Creran

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restored 19th century baronial castle set beside a loch, stylish bedrooms are accommpanied by a relaxing spa, fine dining and good wine cellar

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feel cushioned in luxury in this beautiful country house in walled gardens, close to the sea and next to Muirfield championship golf course

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sensitively restored 17th century castle, now a luxurious hotel with many unique character features retained, elegant rooms and fine dining

Rufflets Hotel

St. Andrews

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this elegant hotel with award-winning gardens offers many luxurious features and a sought-after location on the edge of this celebrated town

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family-run hotel, set over 2 charming, Victorian townhouses, offering refined and relaxed hospitality, contemporary rooms and seasonal food

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lavishly furnished in gothic splendour, the velvet-lined walls and silver baths of these surprising suites provide a unique sensory experience

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enjoy luxury and tradition in a magnificent setting with iconic views of Edinburgh Castle, in this celebrated sandstone hotel built in 1903

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fine Victorian house, a short bus ride from the centre, offers elegant rooms, some with four poster beds and all with many luxurious extras

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a striking hotel housed in a former textile mill with a landmark bell tower has a stylish themed interior with luxurious boutique-style rooms

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this exceptionally well-appointed hotel, set an easy walk from Princes Street, offers sumptuously furnished rooms and courtyard restaurant

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Glasgow landmark, circa 1820s, lovingly restored to retain its original character whilst introducing contemporary styling and modern comforts

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chic, boutique styling, seasonal, local food from the estate, a quiet glen setting and loch views are all provided at this stylish, country retreat

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