Sometimes a short getaway is all you need to recharge the batteries and pep up the spirits.
Whether you want a romantic night away; a night without the kids or simply fancy a change of scene, today’s Big Deal from Strathblane Country House Hotel will ring your bell.
Within easy reach of the Central Belt, this charming hotel offers a warm welcome; beautiful scenery and a sense of tranquillity – perfect for a refreshing getaway.
Built in 1874 as a family home, Strathblane Country House Hotel retains its traditional character while offering comfortable, elegant surroundings and warm hospitality.
Available seven days a week, this Big Deal has two options.
Option one is for two people to enjoy an overnight stay in a Classic double or twin room with a full Scottish breakfast.
Option two is for two people to enjoy an overnight stay in a Classic double or twin room with a two course dinner in the evening and a full Scottish breakfast in the morning.
Each of the individually styled, ensuite bedrooms has its own unique character and includes features such as a king size bed, free WiFi, Freeview channels and hot drinks facilities.
Depending on availability, guests may have the option to upgrade to a Superior room for an additional £30.
The hotel’s talented team of chefs take pride in producing great food from fresh local produce. The emphasis is on seasonality and quality of ingredients.
The menus change regularly but a typical starter might be the breast of pigeon on a port reduction with micro salad and edible flowers followed by a main course of seared fillet of sea bream on a bed of dauphinoise potato with asparagus and chilli dip.
Although only half an hour from Glasgow and Stirling, Strathblane Country House Hotel is surrounded by some of Scotland’s most beautiful scenery. The Campsie Fells, Dumgoyne and Ben Lomond are all within easy striking distance.
While not part of the Big Deal, guests can book a falconry session at the bird of prey centre in the hotel grounds.
Whether you want a hands-on session or simply to watch these magnificent birds swooping from the sky, Strathblane Country House Hotel can hook you up with a feathered friend.
Alternatively, simply relax with a book and perhaps a dram in the hotel’s Fireside Lounge.
Under new management since 2016, Strathblane Country House has plenty of new friends on TripAdvisor where it is rated a healthy 4/5. This is a shortened version of a much longer review:
‘Wow….. what a fantastic weekend we had at Strathblane Country House… lovely warm welcome from the very informative receptionist… best room we have ever stayed in…. lovely big sleigh bed, whirlpool bath and breath-taking views of the Campsie fells! Dinner was delicious… the staff were all very attentive and friendly… in a nutshell great food, great room, great staff… I am already planning my next trip.’
Easy to reach but with a tranquil atmosphere that feels a long way from the city, Strathblane Country House is perfect for a getaway break.
Snap up this Big Deal and book in for a deep breath of fresh country air.