Lochgreen hotel Rat Pack Event

Glitzy, Glamourous Rat Pack Dinner with Accommodation Offer from Lochgreen Hotel & Spa

lochgreen hotel tribute night

Glitzy, Glamourous Rat Pack Tribute Night and Dinner with Accommodation Offer from Lochgreen Hotel & Spa

Let Lochgreen Hotel & Spa whisk you off to glitzy, glamorous Las Vegas for a night of entertainment by the ‘Rat Pack’ at the famous Copa Room. But why travel all that way when you can relax at Lochgreen House Hotel & Spa and enjoy a wonderful three course meal created by our award winning culinary team before settling back to enjoy classic Las Vegas style entertainment by renowned ‘Rat Pack’ tribute singer Jim McMail!

This would make a great pre-festive treat for friends and family.

Tickets are priced at £45 per person including dinner and a glass of bubbly on arrival to add a bit of fizz before the entertainment begins!

Join us for these fantastic ‘Rat Pack Tribute‘ nights on Friday 14th December and Saturday 22nd December.

This is an evening of some of the finest music ever written and performed by the World’s greatest ever popular entertainers, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr. and Dean Martin.

Make a real night of it and enjoy luxury accommodation and a superb Scottish breakfast as well as the Rat Pack event for £250 per room ( based on two sharing).

Date: Friday 14th December and Saturday 22nd December 2018
Time: 7pm arrival
Tickets : £45 per person

Call Lochgreen Hotel on 01292 313343 to make your booking.

LATEST: Special Rat Pack Dinner, Bed & Breakfast rate £250 per room (based on 2 sharing and subject to availability)

Web Link for more info https://www.costley-hotels.co.uk/local/pages/events.php





Airds Hotel - Castle Stalker

Lochside Autumn Break at Airds Hotel in Argyll

Castle Stalker near Airds Hotel
Looking for some inspiration for an Autumn Break in Scotland?
The Airds Hotel Special Offer in Argyll is perfect.
2 Night Autumn Offer – throughout September and October – 15% Saving

Incredibly beautiful scenery, vivid autumnal colours and perfect loch side setting are just a few of the reasons to visit Airds Hotel on Scotland’s west coast of Scotland this autumn.  The weather is still warm and dry, and The Airds offers a welcoming and inviting ‘home’ with glowing log fires and cosy sofa’s awaiting to return to after a days exploration .

Take advantage of this beautiful time of year with Airds Hotel Special Autumn Package. Stay 2 nights anytime in September and October at the rates shown below, which represent a 15% reduction on normal rates. These rates include dinner and full Scottish breakfast, for both nights and are based on double occupancy.

  • Classic Room –  £595.00
  • Superior Room (no loch view) –  £774.00
  • Junior Suite – £842.00
  • Master Suite – £884.00

To reserve a loch view superior room just add a supplement of £25 per night

  • Included in the package:
  • A welcome glass of prosecco
  • Dinner each evening
  • Full Scottish breakfast each morning
  • A newspaper of your choice each morning
  • Early morning tea/coffee delivered to your room

For more information or to make a reservation please call Airds Hotel direct on:- 01631 730236

Further details: https://www.airds-hotel.com/hotel-deals/west-coast-scotland-hotel-offers-deals/

Autumnal Sunset at Airds Hotel on Loch Linnhe

Eriska Hotel & Spa

Special Offers for Winter Spa Breaks at The Isle of Eriska Hotel & Spa

Eriska Hotel & Spa
Book a Winter Spa Break at Isle of Eriska Hotel & Spa

With Spa Breaks from just £245 per night per person, this is the time to enjoy an oasis of tranquility at Eriska Hotel’ near Oban.

Using natural ingredients harvested from the island and capturing the nutrients of the sea to nourish your body, mind and soul, Stables Spa provides you with a setting to refresh, regenerate and release your inner well being. Set in the former stables building and accessed by a path through the Spa Garden, offers five treatment Rooms, three to connect you to the natural land, plants and wood, and two connecting you to the cleansing sea and tranquil shores that surrounds you.

£245.00 per night in Standard Room

Package includes Accommodation, Breakfast and a 30 minute Spa treatment

Terms & Conditions

  • Offer is subject to availability from 1st November 2018 to 31st March 2019, excluding dates between 15th December 2018 and 31st January 2019
  • Minimum 2 night stay applies to reservations including Saturdays
  • Prices based on double occupancy per room
  • We recommend booking your treatment at the time of reservation
  • Offer is fully pre-payable at the time of booking, non-refundable and non-amendable

Full details and online booking at: https://eriska-hotel.co.uk/tariff/special-offers/winter-spa-break/

The Stables Spa at Eriska Hotel

Luxury Accommodation at Eriska Hotel & Spa


Isle of Eriska Hotel & Spa

Cromlix Hotel in Perthshire

The Cromlix ‘2 for 1’ Luxury Suite Offer

Cromlix Luxury Suites

Don’t miss the Cromlix ‘2 for 1’ Suite Offer – Prices from £510 for 2 night stay
Stay in one of these luxurious Suites for two nights and pay for just one!

Owned by Scottish tennis superstar Andy Murray, this Scottish luxury hotel offers guests the chance to experience the indulgent lifestyle once enjoyed by the Lairds of Cromlix. Redefined for the 21st century by sumptuous surroundings and impeccable yet discreet service, the hotel boasts a Chez Roux restaurant, five suites and ten bedrooms, gate lodge accommodation, reception hall, two drawing rooms, conservatory, dining room, snooker and meeting rooms.

Located amongst some of Scotland’s most picturesque countryside, this magnificent Scottish hotel is set in 34 acres of secluded woodlands and garden grounds, complete with its own chapel and small loch. Elegantly re-designed to showcase much of the house’s original heritage, Cromlix has been furnished with specially-sourced Scottish antique furniture.

Prices from £510.00 for 2-night stay inclusive of accommodation & breakfast in a Cromlix Suite.

  • Terms & Conditions:
  • Offer is subject to availability from 1st November 2018 to 31st March 2019 excluding 15th December 2018 to 6th January 2019.
  • Offer does not apply to Junior Suites.
  • Dinner is required to be taken each night at our Chez Roux Restaurant to be eligible for this offer.
  • Please advise your preferred dining time at the time of the booking.
  • Offer is fully pre-payable at the time of booking, non-refundable and non-amendable.

Further details on Cromlix Web Site: https://cromlix.com/tariff/offers/2-1-suite-offer/

Luxury Suites at Cromlix Hotel

Amazing Cocktail Bar at Cromlix Hotel in Scotland

‘Bonfires & Fireworks’ and ‘Cheese & Chocolate’ Extravaganza at Knockinaam Lodge in November.

knockinamm lodge
Two great opportunities to enjoy a wonderful weekend break at Knockinaam Lodge near Portpatrick on Scotland’s West Coast.
The Knockinaam Lodge annual bonfire and fireworks celebration – and a sumptuous Gourmet Weekend

Full details including Festive breaks can be found at Knockinaam’s web site:


knockinaam fireworks

Remember, Remember the 5th of November (but ours is on the 2nd & 3rd) at Knockinaam Lodge

This year the Knockinaam Lodge annual bonfire and fireworks celebration will be held on the 2nd and 3rd of November.

In our usual style we hold a Bonfire and Firework display our private beach at the foot of Knockinaam Lodge. This is a special weekend for us and a favourite with returning guests. The weekend includes a candle lit dinner each evening, traditional Scottish breakfast each morning and a wonderful bonfire and fireworks celebration before dinner on one of the evenings.

We have two rooms left starting at West at £700.00 for 2 persons, for the 2 nights.

The two night break which includes Dinner, Bed & Breakfast, plus Bonfire, Fireworks and Soup on the Friday or Saturday evening (subject to weather).

Full details on Knockinaam’s web site:

NOTE: Add an extra night to your stay for only £200 in any room inclusive of dinner, traditional Scottish breakfast and VAT.


gourmet dining at knockinaam
‘Cheese & Chocolate’ Extravaganza – Knockinaam Gourmet Weekend 23rd and 24th November 2018

The theme for this Gourmet is ‘Cheese & Chocolate’ – the rest os a state secret known only to Tony our Chef.
All we do know is that it starts on a Friday (about 6pm) with a tutored Wine Tasting in a relaxed environment, where we will choose the wines for Saturday evening.

This then leads to a 5 course menu plus canapés (and wines) that evening.

There is a cooking demonstration on the Saturday afternoon. Our chef Tony will be demonstrating the Truffle don Brie, Cheese Soufflé and talking about using Chocolate in savoury dishes (for
example with roe deer ) and how to temper chocolate. After a brief rest, a 7 course menu plus canapés with your chosen wines on the Saturday evening.

At some point in the weekend we will also be doing our renowned “Food Recognition” competition (with prizes) – sounds cheesy !!

Rooms are available from £740.00 for 2 persons, for 2 nights Wine tasting, Dinner & wines, Bed & Breakfast and cookery demonstration for East up to £900.00 for Churchill.

Full details on Knockinaam’s web site:


Luxury Scotland Newsletter – September 2018

Our Luxury Scotland Newsletter for September 2018

A warm welcome from Dorothy

Welcome to the latest edition of the Luxury Scotland newsletter. I’m delighted to have taken over the reins from Jeremy Hawkings and I know that you will join me in wishing him all the best for his retirement.

I would also like to reassure you that our aim at Luxury Scotland hasn’t changed – we still want to guide you through the very best of Scotland, offering unique and memorable ways to discover this beautiful and often astonishing country of ours.

On the 15th September, Scotland’s newest visitor attraction will open

The marvellous V&A Dundee, the first Victoria and Albert museum outside of London, which sits glistening by the banks of the River Tay in Dundee. This will be Scotland’s first design museum, opening its doors to a world of innovation, creativity and incredible exhibitions. For the first time in one place, V&A Dundee will explore Scotland’s design heritage – its past, present and future.

Why not visit the museum as part of a relaxing break at either Kinloch House near Blairgowrie, or the Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa in St Andrews – the V & A Dundee is about a thirty minute drive away from both properties.

2018 has marked the 150th anniversary of the birth of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

This Glaswegian architect and artist is famed worldwide for his creative talents. Glasgow Cathedral Festival runs from 21-28th October and offers guided tours as well as an exhibition on Charles Rennie Mackintosh in the Lower Church. Our Glasgow property, One Devonshire Gardens, Hotel du Vin, has just completed a bedroom refurbishment during the summer and is a perfect base for exploring this vibrant city.

In our ‘ Explore & Discover ‘ section, our focus for this month is Scotland’s stunning West Coast, a treasure trove of delights for visitors.

Take some time to enjoy this article and. if you find yourself hooked and want to book an Autumn or Spring break, then look no further than our Special Offers section. There you will find exclusive short stays, complimentary dinner offers, gourmet breaks and whisky tastings as well as news from some of the luxury Scottish hotels.


We hope that you will enjoy the contents and we look forward to welcoming you to Scotland soon.

Dorothy Welsh, Chief Executive,
Luxury Scotland.

Our latest ‘Explore & Discover‘ article

Our ‘Explore & Discover‘ article this month focuses on the hidden gems to be found along Scotland’s west coast. There is something magical about the Scottish coastline with its rugged, often brooding landscape and glorious sunsets. A short stay in any of our selection is the perfect introduction to breathtaking sea views, the warmest of welcomes, wonderful cuisine and the perfect retreat in which to relax, recharge and discover the many activities you can enjoy at these locations.

If you enjoy glorious sunsets, stunning locations and great food then this one’s for you!


To whet your appetite for some great dining and accommodation offers , check out our have a selection of special promotions and news from our  Luxury Scotland members in our News & Offers section >>>



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Glenapp Castle Hotel

Enjoy Complimentary Dinner on selected dates at Glenapp Castle

Dinner at Glenapp Castle

Enjoy 3 Course Dinner with our compliments at Glenapp Castle!

Stay at Glenapp Castle in Ayrshire on selected dates and enjoy a three-course dinner each evening with our compliments. Rates from £190.00 per person.

Take advantage of the last few days of summer and explore all that this stunning region of Scotland. At Glenapp we only have a few rooms left on each of these dates so do not delay and book quickly to enjoy one of Scotland’s finest dining experiences in Glenapp’s three AA rosette dining room. Chef David Alexander has created a truly memorable dining experience with daily changing menus and much of the produce foraged and grown in our own gardens and grounds.

Current available dates for this offer are:
25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th September
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 7th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 13th, 15th, 19th, 20th, 23rd, 24th, 30th and 31st October 

This rate is only applicable by booking directly with us. Please call us on (0)1465 831212 or email info@glenappcastle.com

You must quote ‘DINE ON US’ to be eligible for the offer

TERMS & CONDITIONS: Offer available only available on selected dates.
Full non-refundable payment is taken at the time of booking, date change subject to availability.
Not available in conjunction with any other promotion. Rates are per person per night with a range of different room types available.
This rate is only applicable by booking directly with us.
info@glenappcastle.com | +44 (0)1465 831212


There are numerous activities and experiences that can be arranged for you during your stay. Enjoy mountain biking throughout the estate, adventure walks through the forests or wildlife spotting through our glen. Play tennis, croquet or boules and many other sports, all on the Glenapp estate. Relax in our library with board games or simply rest in your room with a wide variety of movies on hand. For the more adventurous, take the Glenapp Boat out for a personal sea safari to the iconic Ailsa Craig and explore the 15th century castle ruin, spot the guillemots, puffins, seals and minke whales. Our castle concierge team can arrange and plan everything for you.

Further details online at: https://www.glenappcastle.com/offer/enjoy-dinner-us/


Glenapp Castle bedroom

There are seventeen guest rooms at Glenapp Castle. All of these rooms are individually designed and lavishly furnished and equipped to the same high standard. They are priced according to their location in the building, their views and their floor area. Many of our rooms have superb sea views. The ground floor rooms are offer wonderful accommodation facing the garden and woodlands. The first and second floor rooms enjoy stunning a sea views.

Glenapp Castle Special Offer

Harris Gin at Airds Hotel

The Airds Hotel – Harris Gin & Cocktail Weekend – 16th & 17th November 2018

airds hotel harris gin weekend

Airds Hotel presents the Harris Gin & Cocktail Weekend – Fri 16th and Sat 17th November

A real November Treat is in store when you booking this Airds Hotel Harris Gin Weekend. You will be enjoying Airds Cream Tea including Gin & Tonic, Hosted Gin Tasting including two gins and three gin cocktails, a 5-course dinner, a chefs tastinmg menu and luxury accommodation with full Scottish Breakfast.

Friday 16th November – arrive any time from 2.00pm onwards and enjoy on of Airds sumptuous cream tea, complete with fresh homemade scones, to revive you from your journey. Then  relax with a complimentary Harris Gin and Tonic for a taste of things to come. Dinner on the Friday evening is from our five course A la Carte menu including coffee and petit fours

After dinner, retire to your luxury accommodation for a blissful night’s sleep, wake with freshly baked pastries, coffee and newspaper delivered to your room, then enjoy a lavish full Scottish breakfast in the restaurant.

Saturday 17th November – enjoy the morning at your leisure. The Harris Gin Tasting will start at 3pm. Your expert host will be travelling all the way from Harris Gin Distillery itself and will be describing the unique gins and delicious cocktails you will sample. In total you will sample 2 two Scottish gins and three Gin Cocktails under the expert tuition of our host.

In the evening, your weekend continues with a beautifully crafted gin cocktail after which you will be shown through to our candlelit restaurant to enjoy an exquisite combination of flavours with our sublime tasting menu skilfully crafted by Head Chef, Chris Stanley.

This two night Gin & Cocktail package is from just £395.00 per person, based on a classic double room and includes 2 nights’ accommodation in your chosen room (based on double occupancy), dinner each night including the tasting menu on one night and full Scottish breakfast on both mornings. It also includes the hosted Gin & Cocktail tasting and a cream tea.

Non Residents are welcome to join the Harris Gin & Cocktail session at 3pm with tickets priced at £35 per person.

For more information or to make a reservation please contact the hotel direct on 01631 73026 or email us at airds@airds-hotel.com

TERMS: Room rates are based on double occupancy for a 2 night stay and subject to availability.

Please call the hotel direct on 01631 730236 to make a reservation –  or email us at airds@airds-hotel.com for more information.

For more details and offers – see Airds Hotel Special Offers >>>


Editors Note: 
Arrive early afternoon and enjoy a leisurely walk along the banks of Loch Linne, savour the stunning views across to the Morven Mountains.  Recharge with a superb Harris Gin & Tonic. In the evening relax and enjoy a meal in Airds 3 Rosette restaurant with stunning views out over the loch.

Airds Hotel Oban Whisky Distillery Package

The Airds Hotel & Oban Malt Whisky Distillery Package

Airds Hotel & Oban Distillery Whisky Package

The Airds Hotel & Oban Malt Whisky Distillery Package
including Sensory & Flavour Finding Distillery Tour

This September and October, save up to 10% on a 2 night break at Airds Hotel and enjoy a unique Sensory & Flavour Finding Tour at Oban Malt Whisky Distillery

  • This two night packages includes:
  • Luxury accommodation at Airds Hotel
  • A five course dinner each evening with canapés and coffee with petit fours
  • A glass of Oban Whisky after dinner on one evening
  • Full traditional Scottish breakfast
  • Early morning complimentary tea/coffee delivered to your room
  • Newspaper of your choice

Also included are two tickets for the Oban Malt Whisky Distillery Sensory & Flavour Finding Tour on a day of your choice during your stay.

The Sensory & Flavour Finding Experience is a one hour tour with knowledgeable guides at Oban Malt Whisky Distillery. Discover the intricacies of the malt whisky making process and learn the secrets which make Oban Malt whisky taste totally unique. You can enjoy numerous experiences throughout the tour to stimulate your senses including a sample of Oban malt direct from the cask. There is also an opportunity to sample Oban Malt whisky with food – a true taste sensation.

To round off your distillery visit,  you will be given a small memento to remind you of your visit to the Oban Distillery.

TERMS: Room rates are based on double occupancy for a 2 night stay and subject to availability.

Please call the hotel direct on 01631 730236 to make a reservation.

For more details and offers – see Airds Hotel Special Offers >>>


Editors Note: 
Arrive early afternoon and enjoy a leisurely walk along the banks of Loch Linne, savour the stunning views across to the Morven Mountains. Perhaps you will treat yourself to an Airds Afternoon Cream Tea. In the evening relax and enjoy a meal in Airds 3 Rosette restaurant with stunning views out over the loch.