Dunkeld House Hotel’s Top 10 Wedding Planning Tips

Dunkeld House Hotel’s Top 10 Wedding Planning Tips

Lots of couples get engaged over the Christmas holidays. Let’s face it; it’s a very romantic time of year. Lovely frosty days, and long winter evenings with candles and cosy fires. Here, at Dunkeld House Hotel, we’ve got a few years of experience, so, if you are newly affianced, then read on for our Top… Continue Reading

Gift Vouchers

Gift Vouchers

Keep Calm… …and buy them a Gift Voucher for Dunkeld House Hotel. Life can be so stressful. Emails from all quarters tempting you to buy this delight, or that treat at a discount, but only if you do so in the next 48 hours.  How do you choose the perfect gift? What if you should have… Continue Reading

Santa Day

Santa Day

Santa Claus is Coming to Town (this weekend!) Saturday is a big day for our little community.  Keenly anticipated by young and old alike, Dunkeld’s very own Santa Day kicks off this Saturday, from 10am. The community event is in its 28th year was originally started by one of the local retailers and the local… Continue Reading

Jaguar XJ40 Reunion

Jaguar XJ40 Reunion

Over the August bank holiday weekend our visitors included a group of car enthusiasts, celebrating 30 years since the launch of the Jaguar XJ40. Between the end of August and the end of September 1986 Jaguar launched its new saloon to around 500 members the world’s press at the hotel, which at the time boasted… Continue Reading

The Glorious Twelfth

The Glorious Twelfth

The UK game season opens on the 12th August every year with the start of the Red Grouse and Ptarmigan shooting season. The day, keenly anticipated by shooting enthusiasts, gamekeepers and chefs alike, is known as the Glorious Twelfth. For some animals it’s open season all year, but in order to protect the population of… Continue Reading

Dunkeld House Gardens

Dunkeld House Gardens

As our regular guests will tell you, one of the great joys of Dunkeld House life is enjoying a glass of wine, or a whisky, or even a cup of tea, on the terrace on a sunny day.  The peace and tranquillity and the sense of seclusion, with just the river for company is a… Continue Reading

Ospreys at Loch of the Lowes

Ospreys at Loch of the Lowes

Perthshire is well known as a birdwatchers must-see destination, with a great variety of countryside and terrains, meaning that the region plays host to many domestic and migratory birds.  Just up the road from Dunkeld House, is a hidden gem of a visitor attraction at the Loch of the Lowes, run by the Scottish Wildlife… Continue Reading

The Trees of Dunkeld House Hotel Estate

The Trees of Dunkeld House Hotel Estate

Perthshire is famed the world over as Big Tree Country and the estate here at Dunkeld House Hotel is awash with some of the finest examples of Scottish rare trees. In particularly our collection of Larches which can be found in forests all over the world!  You see, within the grounds of our estate an… Continue Reading

The Corbenic Poetry Path

The Corbenic Poetry Path

Dunkeld and Birnam are renowned for their stunning walks and beautiful countryside and we enjoy the company of many guests who come to Perthshire to explore the countryside and take advantage of the wide and varied choice of paths along the walking network. A recent addition to our local walks is the stunning Corbenic Poetry… Continue Reading

The Poppies Memorial Comes to Perthshire

The Poppies Memorial Comes to Perthshire

Cast your mind back to the incredible Poppy Exhibition at the Tower of London in autumn 2014 and you will no doubt recall the breathtaking installation and the crowds of people gathered to witness this unique work art.  This stunning site is now touring the UK on a smaller scale and we are delighted to announce… Continue Reading

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