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Luxury, 4 Star and 5 Star Hotels in Scotland

Luxury Hotels in Scotland, including 4 Star and 5 Star Hotels, such as Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian and Inver Lodge Hotel are listed below.

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, Princes Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Princes Street, Edinburgh

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian on Edinburgh’s Princes Street, a former railway hotel, is the ultimate in historical chic. From the stained glass windows at the main staircase depicting all the towns that the Caledonian Railway passed… more

Inver Lodge Hotel

Inver Lodge Hotel, Iolaire Road, Lochinver, Highland

Iolaire Road, Lochinver

High on a hillside overlooking the pretty fishing village of Loch Inver, guests at the Inver Lodge Hotel can expect to see Atlantic seals flipping in the harbour, salmon and trout in the loch and golden eagles soaring overhead. This is a place to… more

Malmaison - Edinburgh

Malmaison - Edinburgh, 1 Tower Place, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

1 Tower Place, Edinburgh

Malmaison Edinburgh puts on a show of first-class baronial hospitality in the heart of Scotland’s capital. Once a house of ill-repute, this elegant building is home to 100 plush bedrooms and suites that are thankfully a little more luxurious than in… more

Channings

Channings, 12/16 South Learmonth Gardens, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

12/16 South Learmonth Gardens, Edinburgh

The Channings hotel is a privately owned 4 Star Edinburgh hotel, situated just minutes from the city centre and Edinburgh Castle. Comprising five Edwardian town houses with superb meeting spaces for both corporate and private entertaining. Channings… more

Taychreggan Hotel

Taychreggan Hotel, Loch Awe, Kilchrenan, Argyll & Bute

Loch Awe, Kilchrenan

This whitewashed inn couldn’t be better situated. Standing on the shores of a highland loch Taychreggan lies at the end of a beautiful drive across the moors. Remote but comfortable, this is perfect hotel for walkers, cyclists, photographers and… more

Ballathie House Hotel

Ballathie House Hotel, Kinclaven, Stanley, Perth & Kinross

Kinclaven, Stanley

On the banks of the River Tay in Perthshire in the very heart of Scotland, Ballathie House Hotel has been a country retreat for royalty and the well-to-do for generations. It began life as a privately owned rural home in 1880 but now garners praise… more

Dornoch Castle Hotel

Dornoch Castle Hotel, Dornoch, Highland

Dornoch

Dornoch Castle Hotel - Steeped in Scottish History the Hotel firmly stands its ground opposite the inspiring 12th Century Cathedral. All bedrooms are tastefully decorated with a strong emphasis on comfort and tranquility. There are Deluxe rooms,… more

Gleneagles

Gleneagles, Auchterarder, Perth & Kinross

Auchterarder

The Gleneagles Hotel is a Five Red Star golf resort set in 850 acres of stunning scenery in Perthshire, Scotland. Designed in the style of a French château, Capability Brown, the celebrated 18th century landscape gardener, inspired the landscaping.… more

Inverlochy Castle

Inverlochy Castle, Torlundy, Fort William, Highland

Torlundy, Fort William

At one time Queen Victoria’s favourite holiday destination, the fabulous Inverlochy Castle has lost none of its status and grandeur. Surrounded by lochs and glens with views over Ben Nevis and a stone’s throw from Fort William, the hotel still treats… more

The Balmoral

The Balmoral, 1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

1 Princes Street, Edinburgh

The Rocco Forte Collection’s The Balmoral is a luxury hotel in the true sense of the word. It is a stylish five-star property in the very heart of Edinburgh and been beautifully refurbished and designed by Olga Polizzi. Many of the 188 opulent suites… more

Cally Palace Hotel

Cally Palace Hotel, Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries & Galloway

Gatehouse of Fleet

Cally Palace Hotel is situated on the outskirts of the pretty village of Gatehouse of Fleet and is set in grounds of over 150 acres. Enjoy the ambience of a bygone age in this grand, opulent country mansion. All bedrooms have been furnished in… more

Rusacks Hotel

Rusacks Hotel, Pilmour Links, St Andrews, Fife

Pilmour Links, St Andrews

Ever since Mary Queen of Scots scandalized a nation by playing golf here when she should have been mourning her husband, St Andrews has been a Scottish location that gets plenty of attention. The Macdonalds Rusack Hotel sits smack bang in the heart… more

Marine Hotel & Spa

Marine Hotel & Spa, Cromwell Road, North Berwick, East Lothian

Cromwell Road, North Berwick

Whether you are a golfer looking to be spoilt for choice, a foodie who knows a great menu when they see one or a spa lover keen to escape the everyday stresses of life, the Marine Hotel and Spa in north Berwick should tick all the boxes. Set on the… more

The Scotsman Hotel

The Scotsman Hotel, 20 North Bridge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

20 North Bridge, Edinburgh

The Scotsman Hotel, located in the heart of the beautiful city of Edinburgh on the historic North Bridge is housed within the magnificent Scotsman Newspaper building. Carefully restored to retain the stunning wooden panelling now part of the bar &… more

Bunchrew House Hotel

Bunchrew House Hotel, Bunchrew, Inverness, Highland

Bunchrew, Inverness

Built on the shores of the picturesque Bealy Firth, Bunchrew House is a seventeenth-century Scottish mansion in the baronial style and with a dramatic history. Its 20 acres of well-tended gardens create the sense of a world on its own, and there are… more

Cringletie House

Cringletie House, Edinburgh Road, Peebles, Scottish Borders

Edinburgh Road, Peebles

Heaped in accolades and awards for its fabulous service, beautiful location across 28 acres and luxurious rooms, Cringletie House in the Scottish Borders is a real treat of a rural getaway. This castle hotel’s restaurant is considered one of the top… more

The Winnock Hotel

The Winnock Hotel, The Square, Loch Lomond, Stirling

The Square, Drymen, Loch Lomond

The Winnock Hotel is surrounded by the beautiful Trossachs countryside with its many castles, gardens and attractions to explore. All bedrooms have been designed with your comfort in mind offering a cosy and comfortable space to relax and unwind.… more

Hotel Missoni

Hotel Missoni, 1 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

1 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

The clue’s in the name. Design house Missoni’s Edinburgh hotel, sitting conveniently just off the Royal Mile, is a designer maven’s haven with bold colours, stripes and zigzags, lacquered furniture and silver headboards somehow working in perfect… more

Lochgreen House Hotel

Lochgreen House Hotel, Monktonhill Road, Troon, Ayrshire

Monktonhill Road, Southwood, Troon

Lochgreen House Hotel is wonderfully situated in the heart of the quietly secluded Ayrshire countryside, set amidst 30 acres of woodland and gardens, an outstanding example of a bygone era. This stunning mansion house offers the most elegant of… more

Airds Hotel & Restaurant

Airds Hotel & Restaurant, Port Appin, Appin, Argyll & Bute

Port Appin, Appin

Think crisp Frette linen, Colefax and Fowler, Designer Guilds, wallpaper, picture window views of the loch, fireside chats, award-winning dinners and whisky macs before bedtime and you’ve got a picture of Airds Hotel in the west Highlands. This… more

Carberry Tower

Carberry Tower, Musselburgh, East Lothian

Musselburgh

Carberry Tower is situated in 35 acres of landscaped and manicured parkland, just a stones throw from the electric and vibrant city of Edinburgh. Carberry Tower is steeped in a fascinating history, including playing host to Queen Elizabeth II. Its… more

Ackergill Tower

Ackergill Tower, Wick, Highland

Wick

On the north east coast of the Scottish Highlands just a bagpipe’s throw from John O’Groats, Ackergill Tower is the last word in castle luxury. This gorgeous property with 33 luxurious bedrooms sits among 3,000 acres of jaw-dropping scenery and has… more

Knockinaam Lodge

Knockinaam Lodge, Portpatrick, Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway

Portpatrick, Stranraer

The delightful little Knockinaam Lodge hotel bears testimony to the golden age of touring and sporting activity and has carefully retained all that unmistakable character and personality, and many artefacts of a bygone era. The essence of this… more

Alladale Wilderness Reserve

Alladale Wilderness Reserve, Ardgay, Sutherland, Highland

Ardgay, Sutherland

We’re not joking, once you have spent the night at the lodge at Alladale Wilderness reserve you may have to rethink your life. You may have to chuck in your job and go and work in the crisp, sharp Caledonian Scots pine forest that creates a magical… more

Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa

Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews, Fife

St Andrews

Bordering the renowned 17th ‘Road Hole’ of the Old Course in the Home of Golf, the Old Course Hotel enjoys a spectacular location overlooking the famous links courses, the West Sands beach and the beautiful Scottish coastline. This iconic resort has… more

Rufflets Hotel

Rufflets Hotel, Strathkinness Low Road, St Andrews, Fife

Strathkinness Low Road, St Andrews

Rufflets is a turreted mansion house, set in 10 acres of award-winning gardens one mile west of St Andrews. Tastefully extended over the years and the interior refurbished to match the exacting standards expected of one of the finest small luxury… more

Loch Melfort Hotel & Restaurant

Loch Melfort Hotel & Restaurant, Arduaine, Oban, Argyll & Bute

Arduaine, Oban

The view from Loch Melfort Hotel & Restaurant is difficult to better. All rooms face seawards towards the setting sun and the islands of Islay, Jura and Scarba. Set in 17 acres of gardens and beach, the hotel today is in two sections. Five bedrooms… more

Dalmunzie Castle

Dalmunzie Castle, Spittal of Glenshee, Blairgowrie, Perth & Kinross

Spittal of Glenshee, Blairgowrie

Quintessentially Scottish, Dalmunzie hotel is a stunning Highland Lairds mansion turreted in the Scots baronial style. Enjoying magnificent mountain scenery in a hidden part of Perthshire. Dalmunzie is surprisingly less than two hours from Edinburgh… more

The Torridon

The Torridon, Torridon, Achnasheen, Highland

Torridon, Achnasheen

The Torridon is a grand Victorian shooting lodge set in 58 acres of private parkland and a splendid place for fine dining or vigorous Highland activities. The first Earl of Lovelace who built the Torridon believed in enjoying the very best. Here at… more

The Stirling Highland Hotel

The Stirling Highland Hotel, Spittal Street, Stirling

Spittal Street, Stirling

The gateway to the stunning Highlands, Stirling has always been a lively town busy in summer with those heading off to explore Scotland’s amazing landscape. The Stirling Highland Hotel has always been at the epicentre of the town’s bustling life and… more

Rocpool Reserve, Restaurant & Bar

Rocpool Reserve, Restaurant & Bar, Culduthel Road, Inverness, Highland

Culduthel Road, Inverness

Ooh, super hip but terribly friendly Inverness hotel Rocpool Reserve has got style written all over it, from the Tassimo coffee in your room to the outdoor hot tubs to luxuriate in. Rooms are smart, modern and zeitgeisty with great technology (free… more

Culloden House

Culloden House, Inverness, Highland

Inverness

One of the most imposing Highland houses to have been converted into a hotel, Culloden has played to host to two Prince Charleses in its time. Bonnie Prince Charlie stayed here before the fateful Battle of Culloden in 1746, while the current Prince… more

Banchory Lodge

Banchory Lodge, Dee Street, Banchory, Aberdeenshire

Dee Street, Banchory

Banchory Lodge hotel offers superior accommodation in an idyllic riverside setting. The fresh flowers and open fires are welcome features to enhance the homely atmosphere. The bedrooms are traditionally decorated and furnished many having river… more

Malmaison - Aberdeen

Malmaison - Aberdeen, 49/53 Queens Road, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire

49/53 Queens Road, Aberdeen

Hit the 18-hole golf course in the morning and sip the finest tipple in the Whiskey Snug when the sun goes down. Malmaison Aberdeen’s baronial hotel, straddled by the Don and the Dee, adds a rather chic edge to Scotland’s famous Granite City.… more

Glenapp Castle

Glenapp Castle, Ballantrae, Ayrshire

Ballantrae

Glenapp Castle is a spectacular Scottish Baronial castle with stunning sea views across to Ailsa Craig, Arran and the Mull of Kintyre. The individually designed bedrooms and suites are handsomely furnished with personally chosen antiques and fine oil… more

Pittodrie House

Pittodrie House, Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire

Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie

Picture the scene: you are sitting in the Pittodrie Hotel near Aberdeen, awaiting dinner in the period dining room and staring out over 2400 acres of prime Scottish countryside. Your Scottish beef arrives, accompanied by a delicious red, and you tuck… more

Malmaison - Glasgow

Malmaison - Glasgow, 278 West George Street, Glasgow, Glasgow City

278 West George Street, Glasgow

Hallelujah! Team Glasgow’s bright lights with a stay at Malmaison, once an Episcopal church, now super chic city hotel. Experience the luxury standards this boutique hotel group is famous for: cool contemporary furnishings (with a tartan twist),… more

The Bonham

The Bonham, 35 Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

35 Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh

The Bonham hotel is one of the coolest hotels in Edinburgh, where you´ll enjoy an uplifting contemporary ambiance within the classic timelessness of a Victorian town house just a short walk from the city´s many excellent shops and boutiques. Each… more

The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort

The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort, 1 St Andrews Drive, Glasgow, Glasgow City

1 St Andrews Drive, Glasgow

The Westerwood Hotel and Golf Resort’s location just 12 miles from Glasgow yet deep in the heart of the Scottish countryside with an 18-hole course overlooking the Campsie Hills means guests can shop their hearts out one day and spend the next… more

Coul House Hotel

Coul House Hotel, In The Hills Above Contin, Strathpeffer, Highland

In The Hills Above Contin, Strathpeffer

Susannah and Stuart Macpherson are proud to call themselves the owners of this distinguished nineteenth-century house with its unusual octagonal dining room where Queen Victoria attended a Highland gathering in 1881. The hotel is set in eight acres… more

The Carlton Hotel

The Carlton Hotel, North Bridge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

North Bridge, Edinburgh

Overlooking The Royal Mile and smack bang in the centre of the action in bustling Edinburgh, the Carlton Hotel, with its bright, cathedral-like lobby and briskly efficient staff, is every inch the busy city hotel. See if you can bag a room with views… more

Nira Caledonia

Nira Caledonia, 10 Gloucester Place, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

10 Gloucester Place, Edinburgh

Sitting within an elegant row of Georgian townhouses lining the famous cobbled streets of Edinburgh, Nira Caledonia appeals to the well-travelled amongst us. Shorn of tired images of stags heads and tartan, here it’s all about modern interpretations… more

Onich Hotel

Onich Hotel, Onich, Fort William, Highland

Onich, Fort William

The Onich Hotel, beautifully situated on the shores of Loch Linnhe, faces south with attractive gardens extending to the waters edge. It boasts stunning panoramic views across the loch to the mountains of Glencoe in the East and to Morvern and the… more

Crieff Hydro

Crieff Hydro, Crieff, Perth & Kinross

Crieff

For Scottish short breaks, a weekend away, self-catering or family holidays just an hour from Glasgow or Edinburgh, you’ll find Crieff Hydro offers the broadest choice around. Couples can enjoy a relaxing break in a sumptuous room, access to our… more

Forss House Hotel

Forss House Hotel, Forss, Thurso, Highland

Forss, Thurso

Forss House Hotel is a delightful early 19th century country home, nestling in 20 acres of woodland below a waterfall on the gently meandering River Forss. In truth there can be few finer spots to linger in the big sky country, a place where time… more

Parliament House Hotel

Parliament House Hotel, 15 Calton Hill, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

15 Calton Hill, Edinburgh

Amble down the short cobbled lane of Calton Hill in the heart of Edinburgh and you will hit upon Parliament House Hotel - a rather impressive building blending Jacobean and Georgian architecture. For history buffs it’s a real find, carrying the… more

Dryburgh Abbey Hotel

Dryburgh Abbey Hotel, Dryburgh Village, Melrose, Scottish Borders

Dryburgh Village, St Boswells, Melrose

The Dryburgh Abbey hotel sits proudly in its own 10 acre estate on the banks of the River Tweed. This splendid baronial mansion dates from the mid-19th century. Dryburgh has a total of thirty eight bedrooms including two Tower Suites all furnished to… more

Loch Ness Lodge

Loch Ness Lodge, Brachla, Inverness, Highland

Brachla, Loch Ness-side, Inverness

The Scottish baronial style Loch Ness Lodge, with its sweeping lawns and gob-smackingly gorgeous views directly over the water, makes for a rather dreamy holiday stay. The seven luxurious bedrooms are uber-tasteful, with gorgeous furniture featuring… more

The Glasshouse

The Glasshouse, 2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh

The Glasshouse hotel has clean contemporary lines behind the facade of an old church - Edinburgh´s hip boutique luxury hotel. An oasis from the City, the hotel boasts the only rooftop garden in Edinburgh offering unparalleled views, a perfect place… more

Blanefield House

Blanefield House, Turnberry, Ayrshire

Turnberry

Just three miles away from one of the finest links courses in the world, Blanefield Luxury Country House in Turnberry, Ayrshire, sits within its own woodlands and fields with a burn and waterfall to boot. As you crunch up the driveway, the salty… more

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