Did anyone ever tell you how beautiful you look standing by a loch, a gentle breeze in your hair while you sip on a chilled glass of Prosecco?
Well, you do. You look absolutely gorgeous.
With this in mind, isn’t it high time you did exactly that?
Luckily, you can, with today’s Big Deal for a one or two night getaway for two at the five-star Dunalastair Hotel Suites on Loch Rannoch.
5* luxury by a loch
Dunalastair Hotel Suites is an impressive 19th century Highland hotel on the banks of Loch Rannoch, near Pitlochry.
It has a striking mountain backdrop and recently completed a swish £5.5 million makeover. You will be staying in one of the new suites.
The hotel is less than a two hour drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh, making it easy enough to reach for a romantic escape.
While there you can enjoy dining in Edina’s Kitchen restaurant, relaxing in the lounge area with its courtyard views and exploring the surrounding Perthshire countryside.
Recently awarded ‘Boutique Hotel of the Year’ at the third annual Scottish Hospitality Awards 2018, ‘Best Country and Coastal Hotel’ at the inaugural Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards and a Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor, the hotel is known for its unforgettable guest experience and originality.
Choose the deal that suits you
Today’s Big Deal has plenty of choices. You will be staying in a twin, double deluxe, grand deluxe or luxury suite.
Depending on which option you choose, you can also add on an extra night, dinner for two, a bottle of Prosecco and even a packed lunch. Let’s talk you through each choice:
Option one is for an overnight stay for two with continental breakfast, and a chilled glass of Prosecco on arrival.
Option two is for an overnight stay for two with continental breakfast, a £20 dinner allowance per person, and a bottle of Prosecco to share on arrival.
Option three is for a two night stay for two with continental breakfast.
Option four is for a two night stay for two with continental breakfast, a £20 dinner allowance per person, a bottle of Prosecco to share on arrival, and a packed lunch for two with a map for exploring.
All options include a late check-out of noon.
If you want to bring children along, rooms can be upgraded to a family suite for a supplementary charge per room per night, payable directly to the hotel.
There is a £30 supplement per night to stay on Friday & Saturday nights, payable directly to the hotel.
Unwind in a stylish suite
The Dunalastair Hotel Suites are luxury getaways beside pretty and peaceful Loch Rannoch.
Decorated in airy whites and neutral tones, the suites have a contemporary Scottish feel with breathtaking Highland views. The focus is on ultimate relaxation, with lavishly comfortable beds and elegant ensuite bathrooms offering bathrobes, slippers and complimentary White Company toiletries.
Other facilities include an LED TV and hotel entertainment package, free WiFi, a hospitality tray, the E-Concierge directory, a daily housekeeping service and free parking.
Dine on delicious cuisine
Edina’s Kitchen restaurant creates traditional Scottish dishes from the best fresh local ingredients.
The menu does change regularly with the seasons, but sample starters from the à la carte menu might include the chicken liver pate with toasted brioche & onion marmalade, the oak-smoked Scottish salmon with pickled cauliflower, caper berries and horseradish crème fraiche, and the Isle of Mull cheddar cheese soufflé.
Mains might feature the roast chicken with pomme chateau, butternut squash, glazed vegetables and rosemary jus, the North Atlantic cod with herb & mustard infused mash and butter cream sauce, and for vegetarians, the potato gnocchi with forest mushrooms and baby spinach.
If you have room for dessert, you might want to try treats like the apple & plum crumble with vanilla ice cream, the lemon tart and orange sorbet, and the pastel de nata with red berry coulis and strawberry ice cream.
Ramble around Loch Rannoch
The Dunalastair Hotel is in rural Perthshire, with plenty of opportunities for exploring the surrounding countryside. For instance, you can hike along Loch Rannoch and the River Tummel, hire a bike or play a round of golf at The Loch Rannoch Highland Club. Nearby Tay Forest Park is also fascinating to explore and the pretty town of Pitlochry is less than a half hour drive away.
Recent TripAdvisor reviewers have shared plenty of praise for the Dunalastair Hotel, giving it an excellent overall 5/5 rating:
‘Top class. Only stayed one night thanks to friends buying us the stay as a gift. Very nice hotel, immaculate throughout due to a very thorough refurb. Food for breakfast and dinner was excellent. Staff were extremely helpful. Would definitely return for another visit without hesitation.’
‘Paradise. Returned to stay at Dunalastair Hotel Suites. Staff so pleasant on arrival. Room was spotless. Food at Edina’s kitchen was outstanding. We were fortunate to have beautiful weather and sat out in the lovely courtyard with a nice refreshing drink. We have recommended the hotel to friends who have booked to go soon.’
‘Great scenery, beautiful hotel and staff were very attentive. Had a very relaxing couple of days. We were lucky with the weather and especially enjoyed afternoon drinks out in the courtyard area. Wish we could have stayed longer and will definitely be back.’
Escape to rural Perthshire
If you fancy a romantic lochside getaway that is easy to reach from Glasgow or Edinburgh, then head to a suite at the Dunalastair Hotel Suites for a night or two.
With the option of amping up the luxury with dinner or a bottle of Prosecco, this Big Deal has everything you need for extra special quality time with your other half.