Murrayshall Country Estate

Set in the evergreen heart of rural Perthshire, the historic Murrayshall dates back over 400 years. Once the grand home of the famous war hero Lord Lynedoch, it’s not just a stately home, but a landmark on the Scottish landscape. It offers 40 sophisticated rooms and suites full of natural tranquillity, and an array of award-winning food at its brasserie and bar. Guests can explore the extensive grounds, enjoy 27-holes of parkland golf and an ever growing range of activities across the surrounding area. A rural haven for both rest and play, Murrayshall Country Estate is just a few miles from the vibrant city of Perth.

An enchanting playground nestled deep in the Perthshire countryside.

  • Location
  • Murrayshall Country Estate, Scone, Perth, PH2 7PH
  • Visit Website
  • Nearest Transport
  • 47 Miles from Edinburgh City Centre
  • 45 Miles from Edinburgh Airport
  • 65 Miles from Glasgow City Centre
  • 74 Miles from Glasgow Airport
  • Nearest Attractions
  • Scone Palace – 4.1 miles
  • Black Watch Museum – 3.7 miles
  • Perth Racecourse – 3.7 miles

5 Reasons to Stay

  1. An immersive county escape that’s easy to get to
  2. A huge choice of countryside activities nearby including salmon fishing
  3. Incredible views across the rolling Perthshire hills
  4. Lavish afternoon tea in grand surroundings
  5. Highly intuitive levels of service

About the Hotel

With 40 charming bedrooms and suites, there is a wide choice of places to rest and recharge. The food is seasonal and locally sourced from the bountiful Perthshire larder and guests can enjoy fine dining in two restaurants or relax in the informal Barossa Bar. Alternatively, the terrace is a lovely place to sit and settle into this enchanting rural escape.

With more than 365 acres to play in, there’s an abundance of countryside activities to enjoy both on site and nearby, including kayak tours, paddle boarding, guided walks and salmon fishing. It’s also a golfers paradise, offering 27 holes of parkland golf spread over two courses, with some of the most spectacular views over the rolling Perthshire hills.


It offers 40 Rooms and Suites, with 26 located in the main house and 14 in the impressive Balvaird House, which is just a few yards away. Guests can choose from nine different room categories, from a beautiful Standard Room all the way up to the magnificent Miller Suite.

With rural Perthshire as its larder, the focus is on serving up the best, seasonal and locally produced food they can find. This ethos runs through both restaurants and bar.

Taken from the Scots Gaelic word for  ‘experience,' the focus is on providing guests with an unforgettable fine dining experience with a tasting menu. 

A relaxed dining restaurant with a name that references the outstanding hillwalking location, it offers a mixture of cuisines and has a laid-back vibe. 

Barossa Bar
This elegant room is where guests will take afternoon tea, try out new creations in the Cocktail Bar and sample an extensive wine menu.



Hotel Details

At a Glance
  • Check-in time: 3pm
  • Check-out time: 11am
  • Complimentary parking
  • Dog friendly 
  • 40 Rooms & Suites
  • 26 in the Main House
  • 14 in Balvaird House
  • 9 different room categories 


In-Room facilities include:
  • Ishga Toiletries made in Scotland
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Scottish shortbread
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Bottled water
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Nespresso coffee machine
  • Incredible views



  • Scots gaelic for ‘experience’
  • Fine dining experience
  • Tasting menu


  • Emphasis on wine selection
  • Cocktail bar
  • Afternoon Tea



  • More relaxed dining experience
  • Menu has a mixture of cuisines
  • Reference to cairns on hill summits

On site amenities
  • 2 Golf Courses
  • 2 Restaurants
  • Courtyard for outdoor dining
  • Cocktail Bar
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Private dining spaces
  • Events spaces
  • Corporate entertainment
  • Function rooms
  • 27 holes of parkland golf 
  • 365 acres of Perthshire countryside 
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Extensive outdoor pursuits
  • 2 golf courses 
  • Kayak tours
  • Paddle boarding
  • Guided walks
  • Salmon fishing
  • Hill walking
  • Wine & whisky tasting experience

Murrayshall Country Estate, Scone, Perth, Scotland, PH2 7PH
01738 55 11 71


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