Entries by Dorothy Welsh

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – September 2018

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.

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – August 2018

The big news from Luxury Scotland this month is the arrival of our new CEO – Dorothy Welsh. After 25 wonderful years at the helm of Luxury Scotland, it is time to put my feet up and enjoy the start of my retirement.

Inverlochy Castle Hotel is Now Second Best Hotel in Europe and Fourth in the World

The annual Travel & Leisure World’s Best Awards ranked Inverlochy Castle in Fort William as second in Europe and fourth in the world, cementing the property’s position as Scotland’s most renowned small luxury hotel. The ranking adds to an impressive roster of awards for  Inverlochy Castle Management International which was founded by the senior management […]

The Torridon Wins Independent Hotel of the Year at The Cateys

The Torridon, located in the remote Scottish Highlands, was awarded Independent Hotel of the Year at The Cateys, the glittering annual hospitality awards, on Tuesday 3 July at Grosvenor House. The 32-bedroom loch-side turreted property, with a five AA star hotel, inn rooms and private boathouse, is owned and managed by Dan and Rohaise Rose-Bristow. […]

Radisson Collection Hotel, Royal Mile Edinburgh is pleased to launch a ‘Living Art’ concept

Radisson Collection Hotel, Royal Mile Edinburgh is pleased to launch a ‘Living Art’ concept where guests staying in four of the hotel’s nine design suites will be able to purchase select items that catch their eye. The hotel is renowned for these beautiful rooms designed by leading Scottish fashion and interior designers and artists and […]

Our Secret is Out – Luxury Scotland Newsletter – May 2018

Today’s discerning travellers often look for those special elements and experiences that can make a vacation in Scotland so memorable. In response, we have launched a new section on our web site entitled
“Explore & Discover” with Luxury Scotland. 

Art Demonstration & Lunch with LYNTON PARMAR-HEMSLEY (Sky Arts Portrait Artist) at Lochgreen House Hotel & Spa

Art Demonstration and Lunch with Sky Arts Portrait of the Year Contestant, Lynton Parmar-Hemsley On Thursday 17th May from 10am, Lochgree House Hotel is hosting an Art Demonstration and Lunch with Sky Arts Portrait of the Year Contestant, Lynton Parmar-Hemsley. Whether you’re a keen amateur or budding professional, don’t miss this unique opportunity to observe a […]

It’s here – Our 2018 Luxury Scotland Brochure Luxury Scotland Newsletter – April 2018

The 2018 Luxury Scotland Brochure: Let this be your gateway to the very best of Scottish Luxury & Boutique Hotels.

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – March 2018

LUXURY SCOTLAND March Newsletter This month I am delighted to bring you details of a quite remarkable development set to enhance Edinburgh’s luxury hotel market in 2018. ‘Fingal’ is a former Northern Lighthouse Board ship now being transformed through a £3.5m investment into Edinburgh’s first stunning floating hotel with stylish accommodation and ‘best in class’ customer service. Berthed […]

A Hat Trick of 5 star Destinations. Luxury Scotland Newsletter – February 2018

A Hat Trick of 5 star Destinations for Luxury Scotland At Luxury Scotland we had an excellent start to 2018 with our announcement of three new 5 star luxury members. Two of Scotland’s most prestigious castle hotels and exclusive use properties, Glenapp Castle and Borthwick Castle, have joined the Luxury Scotland collection. The addition of […]

Welcome to The Isle of Eriska Hotel

  This month we welcome The Isle of Eriska Hotel as our latest Luxury Scotland member. This remarkable hotel in a stunning island setting on Scotland’s west coast has 16 bedrooms, 5 Spa Suites, 6 Hilltop Reserves, 2 Garden Cottages and a self-catering house. Eriska’s island location has everything you could wish for to enjoy a memorable […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – November 2017

The Isle of Eriska Hotel & Gourmet Dining Offers This month we welcome The Isle of Eriska Hotel as our latest Luxury Scotland member. This remarkable hotel in a stunning island setting on Scotland’s west coast has 16 bedrooms, 5 Spa Suites, 6 Hilltop Reserves, 2 Garden Cottages and a self-catering house. Eriska’s island location has everything […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – October 2017

 from LUXURY SCOTLAND With the rich golds and reds of Autumn now appearing on Scotland’s trees, ramblers and walkers can look forward to dramatic explosions of colour across Scotland’s forest landscapes. In our Luxury Scotland archives there is a very interesting article on Autumn Walks and Woodland Trails which gives some handy advice on where to see this […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – August 2017

The Latest News from Luxury Scotland This month we have two exciting announcements to make. We are delighted to welcome Lews Castle on the Isle of Lewis as our newest member. The islands surrounding our coast are an integral part of Scottish life and the Outer Hebrides have a charm and character of their own. The Isle […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – July 2017

Four Wonderful Road Trips around Scotland Driving around Scotland is a wonderful experience and one of the best ways to enjoy and discover more about this wonderful country. The North Coast 500 [NC500] is a stunning tour around the north of Scotland and is one of the greatest road trips in the world. Starting and […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – June 2017

LIGHTS! CAMERA! LUXURY! SCOTLAND! Video delivers an exciting travel experience and at Luxury Scotland we are collecting and creating some stunning videos which help convey the splendour and beauty of Scotland and our member hotels. I hope this month’s selection will whet your appetite for a short break or a vacation here is Scotland. With […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – May 2017

Spring Treats & Deals from Luxury Scotland Spring has certainly arrived in Luxury Scotland as the evenings grow appreciably longer and the weather becomes very much warmer. In recent months Luxury Scotland hotels has been a hive of activity with new features and refurbishments continuing to enhance the finest hotels in Scotland. The Old Course […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – April 2017

Spring Treats & Deals from Luxury Scotland With Spring flowers heralding warmer days, Luxury Scotland has a selection of treats and promotions for everyone who enjoys wonderful cuisine and luxury breaks. At Cameron House on the banks of Loch Lomond, you can choose from several spa break offers. For the gourmet traveller there is the […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – March 2017

It’s here – the 2017 Luxury Scotland Brochure Packed with new content, the Luxury Scotland 2017 Brochure showcases our 29 members in style. New photographs, an illustrious forward, our iconic map and articles on the North Coast 500 and the rise of Scotland’s artisan gin distilleries all provide a fresh overview of Scotland’s best hotels […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – February 2017

For many of today’s discerning travellers, luxury is often less about luxurious surroundings and more about unique personal travel experiences. Of course we enjoy our 5 star comforts, but being privileged to gain access to a special place, enjoying the company of a personal guide whose local knowledge enhances a travel experience or developing a […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – January 2017

The beginning of 2017 is an exciting time for us all at Luxury Scotland. Many of our members are undertaking refurbishment programmes, Glencoe House is about to open six new suites in the Bell Tower and Cromlix are working on significant expansion plans. Belmond Royal Scotsman have just added an on-board spa to the train […]

Luxury Scotland Newsletter – November 2016

Luxury Scotland November Newsletter With Christmas just around the corner, this month we focus on some seasonal offers to help you survive the festive period. We have a cookery and cocktail masterclass, several exciting dining suggestions, overnight celebration breaks, the relaunch of one of our favourite Edinburgh properties and the ultimate Christmas present suggestion. If, […]