Historic Hotels in Scotland

Historic Hotels - Hand-picked Heritage Rated Accommodation

We love Scotland's rich history and culture. If your idea of fine accommodation is a Georgian town house hotel overlooking Edinburgh Castle, or a remote Highland country house hotel, you'll like our Heritage Rating system for accommodation. We've poured over thousands of hotels in our directory and noted those hotels that offer more than just a room - they offer a taste of history! For an extra special experience of history, why not stay in an authentic Scottish Castle Hotel?

Alternative accommodation: Self catering - Bed & Breakfast

  FEATURED HISTORIC HOTEL

De Vere Venues Barony Castle

 3 star rating
Average user review: 4 star review score
Accommodation Type: Hotel
From £67.00

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating
Eddleston by Peebles, Peebles, Borders, Scotland, EH45 8QW

Highlands and Islands Grampian Glasgow Edinburgh Lothian Borders Dumfries and Galloway Highlands and Islands Highlands and Islands Central Scotland Strathclyde Strathclyde

Borders
Duns - Hawick - Jedburgh - Kelso - Peebles - Selkirk - more >>

Central Scotland Hotel Locations
(incl. Stirlingshire & Trossachs)
Callander - Falkirk - Lochearnhead - Perth - Pitlochry - Stirling - more >>

Dumfries and Galloway Hotel Locations
Castle Douglas - Dumfries - Gretna Green - Lockerbie - Moffat - Newton Stewart - Stranraer - more >>

Edinburgh

Fife Hotel Locations
Dunfermline - Kirkaldy - Leven - North Queensferry - St Andrews - more >>

Glasgow

Grampian Hotel Locations
(incl. Aberdeenshire & Moray)
Aberdeen - Aberlour - Ballater - Banff - Elgin - Grantown on Spey - Inverurie - Royal Deeside - more >>

Highlands and Islands Hotel Locations
Beauly - Carrbridge - Fort Augustus - Fort William - Gairloch - Inverary - Invergordon - Inverness - Kirkwall - Kyleakin - Lairg - Nairn - Oban - Stornoway - Thurso - Ullapool - Wick - more >>

Lothian Hotel Locations
Bathgate - Linlithgow - Livingston - North Berwick - more >>
See also: Edinburgh

Strathclyde Hotel Locations
(incl. Ayrshire, Argyll & Bute)
Ayr - Brodick - Dunoon - Kilmarnock - Largs - Motherwell - Paisley - Troon - more >>
See also: Glasgow

Tayside Hotel Locations
(incl. Perthshire, Angus)
Blairgowrie - Crieff - Dundee - Kinross - Perth - Pitlochry - more >>


TOP RATED HISTORIC HOTELS
Name Where Heritage Rating £ From
De Vere Venues Barony Castle Borders 5 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 67.00
Shieldhill Castle Hotel Strathclyde 5 Heritage Rating 4 star rating 80.00
Macdonald Pittodrie House Hotel Grampian 5 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 74.40
Dornoch Castle Highlands and Islands 5 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 95.00
Balmule House Fife 5 Heritage Rating 4 star rating 128.00
Carberry Tower Lothian 5 Heritage Rating 4 star rating 65.00
Kirkconnel Hall Hotel Dumfries and Galloway 5 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 14.00
Tulloch Castle Highlands and Islands 5 Heritage Rating 4 star rating 115.00
The Kenmore Hotel Central Scotland 5 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 69.00
Dalhousie Castle Lothian 5 Heritage Rating 4 star rating 240.00
Melville Castle Lothian 4 Heritage Rating 4 star rating 189.00
Friars Carse Country House Hotel Dumfries and Galloway 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 80.00
Kilconquhar Castle Estate Fife 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 65.00
Tigh Na Sgiath Country House Hotel Highlands and Islands 4 Heritage Rating 4 star rating 140.00
The Cross Keys Hotel Borders 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 60.00
Prestonfield House Hotel Lothian 4 Heritage Rating 5 star rating 180.00
Sligachan Hotel Highlands and Islands 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 65.00
The Allan Ramsay Lothian 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 69.00
The Loch Leven Hotel Highlands and Islands 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 103.70
Cross Keys Hotel Borders 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 65.00
Adamton Country House Hotel Strathclyde 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 39.00
New Lanark Mill Hotel Strathclyde 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 89.00
King's Arms Hotel Dumfries and Galloway 4 Heritage Rating 3 star rating 50.00
Name Where Heritage Rating £ From

Our Top 5 Places to Visit in Scotland
  1. Dramatic Dunottar Castle clinging to the cliffs in Aberdeenshire
  2. New Lanark, where Robert Owen's great social experiment flourished
  3. The stone circle complex at Callaish on the Isle of Lewis
  4. Anywhere on the magical Isle of Skye!
  5. Eilean Donan Castle in Lochalsh
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The Kenmore Hotel Peebles

The Kenmore Hotel
Kenmore, Central Scotland

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Scotlands Oldest Inn (1572) rests at the mouth of the River Tay in the conservation village of Kenmore. Poets Bar hosts a poem by Rabbie Burns on the chimmey breast … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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What important document was signed at Runnymede in 1215?



23 September, 1326

Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer land at Orwell, Suffolk

Barons opposed to Isabella's husband, Edward II, join them in revolt. Edward is deposed and murdered.

The Merciless Parliament of 1388 attempted to curb the excesses of this monarch





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Peebles (Self catering)
Kintyre Cottage, Peebles

Kintyre Cottage

This is a mid terrace bungalow in the centre of the village of Broughton in the Scottish Borders that can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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