Rosemount Hotel. Accommodation in Pitlochry
“Exceptionally welcoming and friendly. Lovely spacious room with views and comfy bed.” . . .
Review: Freetobook May 2017
The town of Pitlochry is regarded as one of Scotland’s best-kept secrets, and more and more people are recommending the picturesque destination to others after experiencing it for themselves. The town is a renowned gateway to the Highlands as well as an excellent destination in its own right. Pitlochry sits on the River Tummel and is overlooked by Ben Vrackie. It is located just off the A9 and is an ideal setting for anyone who wants to unwind and get back to nature in an idyllic setting. Accommodation in Pitlochry is in high demand and advance booking is recommended, especially to receive some great Pitlochry accommodation deals .
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Centrally Located Accommodation in Pitlochry
There are many examples of fine accommodation in Pitlochry. Rosemount Hotel is delighted to offer a niche to those visitors who are seeking a central location for touring, walking, visiting Pitlochry Theatre or bringing a pet on holiday.
Guests are assured a friendly, caring welcome from staff who are highly motivated to help our visitors get the most from their holiday in Pitlochry. Accommodation comes in four grades of room which match amenity with budget. Accordingly, these range from spacious, clean and very comfortable suites to clean and well-serviced Economy rooms which provide a fabulous opportunity to save and stretch the budget to maybe engage in one of the many activities on offer, locally.
Places to See in Pitlochry
The town’s most well-known attractions include the Power Station and Dam, Loch Faskally, Edradour and Blair Athol Distilleries and Pitlochry Festival Theatre. If you wish to strike the perfect balance between uplifting exercise and relaxation, you’ll love the various walking, hiking and cycling trails that the town is known for. Diners are catered for brilliantly too Rosemount Hotel is well reviewed for its menu and should you desire to explore this lovely town of an evening, you will not struggle to find something that suits whether you’re looking for a simple cosy eatery or something a tad more luxurious. Golf, fishing and watersports are also popular activities amongst tourists and locals, alike.
Pitlochry Walks, Places to See, Things to Do
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View of Loch Faskally
from Pitlochry Dam
Dawn on Loch Faskally
Clunie Dam and Riverside Walk
Linn of Tummel
Along from Coronation Bridge
The Pass of Killiecrankie
Viewed from the Garry Bridge
Blair Athol Distillery
Whilst Staying in Pitlochry
Apart from its own stunning location , Pitlochry offers a perfect base for trips to the greater part of central Scotland, including, Inverness, the Cairngorm National Park, the Highland Wildlife Park, Balmoral, Grantown on Spey, Crieff and the Sma’ Glen, Edinburgh. There are the three Lochs – Tummel, Tay and Rannoch, even a train trip from Rannoch Station to Mallaig and back, via the Harry Potter viaduct. Nominated as one of the top ten rail trips in the world, this might be a novel highlight to your group’s visit to the area.
A little further afield, but ideal for one large day trip out are places such as Glencoe, Loch Ness, Fort Augustus and Fort William.
Must-See Places In and Around Pitlochry
House of Bruar and the Falls of Bruar
A pleasing combination of top-end visitor facility with a delightful walk:-
Through pine forestry
Along a stunning gorge
Passing two waterfalls.
Loch Tummel, South Side
A truly stunning walk or drive, with scenery that is both dramatic and beautiful, changing with each turn of the road. We cannot recommend this route highly enough for those who will treat its fragile ecology with the greatest of respect.
The Best of Perthshire for Tour Groups visiting Scotland
Glen Lyon is often described as the most beautiful Glen in Scotland. Please take a trip along this beautiful landscape during you Pitlochry holiday. We recommend you drive onwards to Loch Tay and Kenmore, then on to Aberfeldy, the Spirit of Wood, Dewars Distillery and the Highland Chocolatier. This makes for a truly fabulous day out.
Kenmore and Loch Tay
A pleasant afternoon beckons at Kenmore. The lochside walk is beautiful and takes you past Kenmore Marina, Mains of Taymouth Visitor Centre and Restaurant and the fascinating Crannog Centre. For the energetic, the Falls of Acharn walk offers fabulous views over Loch Tay
- Aberfeldy and Strathtay A quaint Highland town with independent shops, arty cafes and an art-house style cinema
- The Highland Chocolatier Exquisite chocolate made in situ. Pop over the road to see the rapids at Grandtully.
Dunkeld and the Hermitage Forest walk
The romance of a semi-ruined Cathedral right on the banks of the Tay and a picture-perfect wee Highland town. You’ll find great walks around and about.
Dunkeld Walks and Paths Leaflet
Click the link for a great leaflet covering the fabulous walks in the Dunkeld area
Newtonmore and Kingussie
It’s best to set aside a day for visiting Newtonmore and Kingussie in order to have enough time to experince their delights. Don’t miss the Highland Wildlife Park in Kingussie and Highland Folk Museum in Newtonmore. We recommend visitng these morning and afternoon to be free by 4pm for Working Sheepdogs at Kncraig, followed by tea at Loch Insch Watersports Centre, hopefully catching a spectacular sunset over the head of Loch Insch. Both Working Sheepdogs and Loch Insch Sports Centre are located in Kincraig.
. . . And more things to do on your Pitlochry Holiday Scotland
For thrill-seekers and lovers of the great outdoors, we can summarise some of the adrenalin-boosting highlights as :-
Located at the Garry Bridge over the Pass of Killiecrankie, this ultimate laugh in the face of adversity is operated by Highland Fling and is probably the ultimate in Pitlochry Holidays adrenalin rush!
White Water rafting
Two facilities operate at the Linn of Tummel and Grandtully. Several operators include Nae Limits and Splash. These are highly professional operators and a fabulous time is guaranteed.
A new venture by the canyoning Company. Take an opportunity to see some fabulous, slightly more remote places, then jump off a cliff!?!
Again, a relatively new craze in the area, but a fabulous experience. Flights and lessons from Scone Airport.
One of the many Pitlochry holiday activities bookable at Activity Scotland
Available for all ages and abilities, though weight restrictions apply, at Blair Castle.
Mountaineering instructor, Stewart Johnson, is based at Aberfeldy.
A rich assortment of walks of every grade, and type of terrain, is available in the area.
In Loch or River – quiet or torrent
Choose from over 50 courses within a reasonable drive
Ski-ing and Snowboarding
We are ideally located mid way between Aviemore and Glenshee, Just under an hour from either.
4×4 Offroad and Quad bikes
There are several operators providing these experiences in the area. We are only too delighted to provide information.
Along quiet, scenic roads, or taking off into the hills and mountains
Scotland Holidays in an area steeped in History
The historical richness of the area, from Roman times to the present, offers an enormous range of opportunities to experience life in bygone days. Then there are the quaint, wee towns, each with its own character.Temptingly, they entice passers by with the aroma of freshly ground coffee and the sight of sumptuous cakes in the windows of a variety of independent cafes. Art galleries give insight into the talent that abounds in an area that attracts creative people to live. Small, unique shops add further interest with ideas for gifts and mementos.
Take a Walk or Two to truly appreciate the beauty of the area
Pitlochry, itself, is surrounded by a network of paths and waymarked trails. These allow the visitor to experience the stunning settings of riverside, loch, woodland, hill and mountain-side. Below is a link to an extremely useful publication which highlights just some of the available walks in the Pitlochry area
Scotland holidays based in Pitlochry
Take some day-long Car Tours
Some visitors like to take off in the car for a day or two during their Scotland holidays in Pitlochry. We have a series of car tours to recommend. These radiate from Pitlochry in a series of circular routes. The collection of tours sweep the compass from the town to some wonderful places and back again, often by a different route.
We could write so much more! Please come and see us and let us open your eyes to this amazing holiday destination
Rosemount Accommodation in Pitlochry as a Base for Touring
More and more health professionals are emphasising the importance of nature and exercise in boosting mental and physical health. Pitlochry is a wonderful place to visit if you’re ready to cleanse your mind, body and soul. If you’re a fan of the great outdoors, Pitlochry won’t let you down. Pitlochry offers the chance to escape any stresses and strains you might be experiencing in your day to day life. There are great opportunities to sidestep phone and computer screens in favour of nature. What’s more is that its conveniently located to world-renowned destinations like Aviemore, Balmoral, Inverness and Loch Ness, Fort William and Glencoe, Stirling and the Trossachs, Fife Coast and St Andrews, Edinburgh. All are ideally located for day trips.
Accommodation at the Heart of Stunning Scenery
There are many places to choose from if you require outstanding Pitlochry accommodation. Notably, Rosemount Hotel is an ideal base for anyone wishing to explore the best of Pitlochry. Included in your tour will be the epic countryside, spectacular Perthshire hills and vast range of attractions. Why not call them today if you’re looking for great Hotel accommodation in Pitlochry?