Historic Hotels in Scotland

Scotland… a land of imposing castles, dramatic scenery and some of the best country house hotels in the whole of Britain. The following pages list around 100 of the very best properties from around Scotland, and range from the magnificent Macdonald Pittodrie House near Aberdeen to the Corsewall Lighthouse Hotel, a luxury lighthouse hotel near Stranraer!

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Prestonfield House Hotel

Prestonfield, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH16 5UT.

Prestonfield is the only hotel in Edinburgh to hold AA’s highest accolade of 5 Red Stars. Situated moments from Edinburgh’s Royal Mile, this baroque mansion has been luxuriously reworked and now has 22 individual boudoir-like rooms and suites.

  • 17th Century

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Bunchrew House Hotel

Bunchrew House Hotel, Bunchrew, Inverness, Inverness-shire, IV3 8TA.

Bunchrew House is a 17th century Scottish mansion set amidst acres of beautiful gardens on the shores of the Beauly Firth. The sixteen bedrooms each come with their own unique character and style. The restaurant features 2 AA Rosette dining.

  • 17th Century

Atholl Palace Hotel

Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry, Perthshire, PH16 5LY.

The baronial style Atholl Palace Hotel sits within 48 acres of award winning parkland overlooking Pitlochry and the scenic splendour of the surrounding Highlands. This luxurious 4 star hotel also features an onsite health club with indoor pool, etc.

  • 19th Century

Broomhall Castle

Long Row, Stirling, Stirlingshire, FK11 7EA.

The 19th century Broomhall Castle is set on the slopes of Ochil Hill just 5 miles from Stirling. The Castle offers charming en-suite guest rooms, some with four poster beds, and enjoys fine views of Stirling Castle and the Wallace Monument.

  • 15th Century

Burnhouse Manor Hotel

Burnhouse Manor Hotel, Beith, Ayrshire, KA15 1LJ.

This hotel is all about the location, as it is surrounded by some of Scotland’s most unspoilt countryside. With only 9 bedrooms, this is a true ‘get away from it all’ retreat with its charm and hospitality.

  • 19th Century