EXPERIENCE LUXURY SCOTLAND IN DIFFERENT WAYS
Indulge in different luxury experiences on a visit to Scotland. From decadent train travel and majestic scenery to a celestial showcase and exquisite food, there are endless first-class adventures to enjoy.
Foodies are in for a treat. Scotland offers an eclectic range of luxurious gourmet experiences. Dine at Michelin star restaurants serving exquisite dishes made from seasonal Scottish ingredients. You can also sample a decadent afternoon tea in different cities. See our best places to eat in Scotland.
Tee Time at World-Class Golf Courses
If you want to play some of the best golf in the world, head to Scotland. It has over 500 golf courses. A luxurious golf experience includes playing at the Old Course at St Andrews. It has hosted The Open Championship, the most prestigious tournament in professional golf, a record 29 times.
Gleneagles golf resort in Perthshire is another luxury day out. It has three championship golf courses, including the Jack Nicklaus-designed Centenary Course, which hosted the 2014 Ryder Cup. Alternatively, you can tee off at the Royal Dornoch championship golf course in its stunning remote location with views across the Dornoch Firth in the north of Scotland.
Seeing bonnie Scotland from the air is a unique experience. Loch Lomond Seaplanes offer a range of tours that fly over the sublime scenery on the west coast of Scotland. For example, the Island Explorer Flight package is 45 minutes and covers 90 miles. Look down and you’ll see the beautiful islands of Islay, Jura and Gigha.
Hang Out with the Stars
Swap Hollywood for the Scottish Highlands when you want to witness real star power. For instance, the Cairngorms National Park boasts an endless expanse of dark skies. Low light pollution and ideal vantage points create the perfect space for stargazing.
Indulgent Overnight Train Travel
As one of the world’s most luxurious trains, the Royal Scotsman is a unique way to explore the Scottish Highlands in style. With its plush furnishings, finest seasonal cuisine and attentive staff, the Royal Scotsman offers glamorous travellers a truly first-class experience.
During your luxury train journey, you’ll have plenty of time to relax and enjoy the stunning scenery. There will also be opportunities to sample some of Scotland’s finest whiskies as the train stops at distilleries along the way.
Time to Unwind
They say time is the ultimate luxury. That’s what makes holidays so unique – you have more time on your hands to explore, relax, dine, and unwind. Luxury accommodation maximises your downtime. For example, Highland lodges with hot tubs are perfect when you want a gorgeous place to stay, including an outdoor space designed for relaxation.
A taste of luxury Scotland includes gourmet dining, world-famous golf courses and decadent train travel. You can also discover first-class experiences in the simplest things, such as stargazing, birdsong in the Cairngorms, or some sublime beach time.
Beautiful accommodation is also part of an unforgettable experience in Scotland. The Hollies luxury house and Highland lodges welcome visitors who seek a luxurious place to stay away from home. Contact The Hollies to book self-catering Highland breaks with a difference.