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    A Helpful Guide to Scotland Holidays : Choose Pitlochry as a Central Base

    Scotland Holidays: Visit Pitlochry. Stay at Rosemount Hotel

    If you plan to visit Scotland, this year, you can have a great holiday at Rosemount Hotel, Pitlochry. This is a small, friendly home from home in one of Scotland’s most beautiful holiday locations. We care that you get the best experience possible during your visit to Scotland and this starts with good information. Please read on for many  fabulous ways to spend a holiday in Pitlochry, Scotland and be sure to keep scrolling . . . There’s a lot of excellent information right here!

    Rosemount Hotel Pitlochry

    Beyond the great information, there’s a sincere promise of a cosy, comfortable place to stay with attentive and caring service, great food and a central location that will allow you to visit the greater part of Central Scotland from a single holiday base. Our reviews should give any booker confidence that, in choosing to stay at Rosemount Hotel, Pitlochry, they will be making the first step in creating an amazing holiday in Scotland.

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    Visit Most of Central Scotland in Day Trips from Pitlochry

    We have identified over 14 day trips from Pitlochry which stretch to all points of the compass, taking in east and west coasts and the phenomenal beauty that lies between. If you scroll to the end of this page, you’ll find some very useful ideas for some stunning places to visit.

    It’s well-worth considering a longer stay in Pitlochry, spending days of local exploration intermingled with adventures out and about. This will give you days filled with stunning visual delight, historic and natural interest and the sense that a lot of Scotland’s appeal lies in a quieter, more grounded approach to life . . and a big conversation with nature.

    Dat Trips from Pitlochry

    Explore the Delights of the Pitlochry Area

     Take a Tour of our Pitlochry Hotel Rooms

    Whether you’re planning a relaxing getaway or a thrilling adventure in Pitlochry, our hotel rooms offer the perfect accommodation option. So, why not take a look at our well-appointed rooms and discover their cosy atmosphere, modern amenities, and breathtaking views. From spacious suites to comfortable single rooms, each one is thoughtfully designed to provide comfort and convenience during your stay. Immerse yourself in the warm ambiance, unwind in comfy beds, and wake up to picturesque landscapes. Our Pitlochry hotel rooms are the ideal retreat after a day of exploring the charming town and its surrounding natural beauty. Waking, refreshed, the next day, there’s a delicious breakfast and the prospect of joyful adventure to put a zing in your step. Book your stay with us and experience the perfect blend of Scottish hospitality and unparalleled comfort.

    High-Value Pitlochry Hotel Deals: Explore a Range of Room Styles to Match Your Budget

    Click on room for detailed information and booking links

     

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    Visit Scotland and Stay at Rosemount Hotel for the Perfect Scottish Getaway

    Here are some great savings on hotel bookings for Scottish getaways in Pitlochry. Furthermore, you may wish to know that we are always highly competitive for pricing for any holiday in Scotland. Whilst we are not always the cheapest, we work hard to offer the best possible value for money.

    We offer an ideal Scotland vacation which is based on having a small, friendly establishment in a peaceful, central location close to the entire tourist offering of Central Scotland. Accordingly, you may expect cosy comfort, a small, highly committed team of staff and a beautiful, peaceful setting.

    Our Pitlochry holidays deals are highly competitive and change regularly. Notably, out of season, they can make an extremely cheap getaway break that can offer great savings.

    Scottish Getaways at Rosemount Hotel Pitlochry Scotland

    Rosemount Hotel Pitlochry is an ideal base for a Scottish Getaway Break. In order to offer flexibility, we’ve four room grades which allow our guests to choose their priority of budget over amenity. Reviews score us well for comfort, friendliness, great views and well-cooked, carefully presented and tasty food. Conveniently, the town centre is just a short stroll away. Additionally, Pitlochry Festival Theatre is a pleasant 10 minutes walk or a few minutes drive.

    We are ideally located at the very centre of Scotland

    Rosemount Hotel Pitlochry is just 70 miles from Edinburgh and within 90 minutes drive of most tourist destinations in Central Scotland. Consequently, this makes us an ideal place to stay to use as a base for day trips, or as a stop over to and from the far north of Scotland.


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    There are also a huge number of other things to do whilst spending days in Pitlochry, during your visit to Scotland. We recommend:-

    Pitlochry Walks

    Black Spout Wood Walk

    Black Spout woodland walk near Rosemount Hotel Pitlochry

    First of all, you may wish to take a saunter through light woodland to a delightful waterfall. Additionally, for those who might appreciate a bigger stretch,  the continuing trail to Edradour Distillery takes you further uphill. Well-trodden paths pass through more, pleasant, dappled forestry to the wee hamlet of Edradour. Additionally, the Distillery tour offers a fascinating insight into local whisky production and the downhill walk, enjoying stunning views, along the high road overlooking Pitlochry .

    Ben Vrackie, Beallach Walk, Ben y Ghlo and Craigower Hill. Fabulously scenic hillwalks of varying length and degree of challenge. All enjoy stunning panoramic views over the Tummel Valley and for many miles beyond.
    Climb Ben Vrackie, Pitlochry, whilst on holiday in Scotland

    Walks just Outside Pitlochry

    We’ve compiled a short list from the many walks in the area immediately around Pitlochry. There are also articles with further information on walks and hikes around Pitlochry elsewhere on this site.

    Loch Dunmore a fabulous small Loch, just outside Pitlochry, surrounded by mixed woodland. Wildlife, such as Red Squirrel, Kingfishers, Woodpeckers, Owls and some beautiful water birds happily call this paradise home. Make a visit to Loch Dunmore a wee holiday treat!
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    The Pass of Killiecrankie. Most notably home to Highland Fling – Pitlochry’s Bungee Jump Company, The Pass of Killiecrankie is an impressive , tree-lined gorge which is simply breathtaking in Autumn, but beautiful all year around.
    Scotland Holldays. Visit the pass of Killiecrankie from Rosemount Hotel

    Queens View. A must-visit place during Scotland holidays in the Pitlochry area. Located just 6 miles from Pitlochry. The panoramic view has been described as “spine-tingling” and is probably one of the most famous vistas in Scotland.
    Holiday in Scotland. Visit Queen's View Pitlochry

    Allean Forest Walk. Near to Queen’s View. A steady uphill walk, passing an abandoned crofting farmstead enroute. Interestingly, one of the buildings has been re-constituted to give a fascinating insight into the realities of living in this area in days gone by. Wonderful views over Loch Tummel towards Schiehallion on the horizon.
    Allean Forest Walk.

    Blair Atholl, with Blair Castle, visitor centre and country life museum, working watermill and Glen Tilt walks. There is plenty enough to spend a whole day exploring in this delightful hamlet. Just a few miles from Pitlochry.
    Atholl Highlanders Parade at Blair castle for your holiday Scotland

    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.

    scotland holidays. Vist the House of Bruar from Rosemount

    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.

    Loch Tummel Pitlochry

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    Glen Lyon 

    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.

    Scotland holidays. Tour Glen Lyon from Pitlochry

    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

    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 :-

    Bungee Jump 

    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.

    Canyoning  

    A new venture by the canyoning Company. Take an opportunity to see some fabulous, slightly more remote places, then jump off a cliff!?!

    Microlite Flying

    Again, a relatively new craze in the area, but a fabulous experience. Flights and lessons from Scone Airport.

    Kyaking

     One of the many Pitlochry holiday activities bookable at Activity Scotland

    Horse Riding

    Available for all ages and abilities, though weight restrictions apply, at Blair Castle.

    Mountaineering

    Mountaineering instructor, Stewart Johnson, is based at Aberfeldy.

    Hillwalking

    A rich assortment of walks of every grade, and type of terrain, is available in the area.

    Fishing

    In Loch or River – quiet or torrent

    Golf 

     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.

    Cycling

     Along quiet, scenic roads, or taking off into the hills and mountains

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    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

     


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