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5 Top Spots for Group Getaways

3rd November 2017

5 Top Spots for Group Getaways

Are you looking for a great getaway with the whole gang? Then look no further, as we’ve compiled 5 fantastic places to get away with your nearest and dearest. Enjoy social spaces to spend time together, cook up a feast or pop open a bottle or 2 to celebrate before retiring to your private bedroom, just down the hall.


Fraser Suites Glasgow

If you managed to catch our blog a few weeks ago on our 10 Reasons to Stay at the Fraser Suites Glasgow then you’ll know why our customers rave about this fabulous hotel! An incredibly spacious choice for a city stay, the 2 and 3 bedrooms comprise separate rooms for sleeping and socialising, with generously sized bedrooms and the large kitchen / living room. Cook up a feast in your own kitchenette, or celebrate with a chilled glass of fizz or two from your handy fridge-freezer. Whether staying with friends or family, it’s great to have your own personal space, as well as a place to get together. Pop the kids off to bed with their favourite movie, and snuggle up on the sofa next door, rest assured the little ones are safe and sound. Conveniently located in the city centre, your party can get here easily by train or bus, or enjoy a 25% discount on parking beside the hotel, which costs around £12 per day.

Take advantage of our great rates at the Fraser Suites Glasgow here.



Old Town Chambers, Edinburgh

Heading to the Scottish capital? Indulge in the ultimate in luxury group accommodation at the 5 star Old Town Chambers serviced apartments. Located in Edinburgh’s historic Old Town, it’s the perfect base to explore the city with its top shopping, entertainment venues and attractions on its doorstep. Each apartment is individually designed to the highest standard, with the latest in modern conveniences, from the Nespresso coffee machine to the Bose sound system. Pick up some incredible local delights such as Edinburgh made gins, shortbreads, whiskies and more, and enjoy them from the comfort of your living room. Spend time together whipping up a meal in your well-equipped kitchen, before snuggling up on the sofa to catch a film on the satellite TV. If you fancy a break from cooking, treat yourselves to a meal out at one of the many fantastic restaurants nearby. For a real celebration, Edinburgh has a selection of Michelin starred restaurants to be discovered.

Live in luxury at the Old Town Chambers and find our deals here.



CLC Duchally Country Estate, Auchterarder

The award-winning CLC Duchally Country Estate is set in the beautiful Perthshire countryside, ideal for nature-lovers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. Guests have a choice of 2 or 3 bedroom luxury lodges, which sleep up to 6 or 8 guests comfortably. Perfect for group getaways, the lodges boast an open plan living space with a fully fitted kitchen, dining area, living area (with double sofa bed), wide screen TV and a DVD player. Every bedroom also benefits from a stand-alone or private bathroom, so everyone can enjoy some peace and quiet getting ready for the day ahead. In addition to the plentiful activities available in the area, lodge guests can enjoy full access to the hotels leisure centre on site, which comprises a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and gym. Cook up a storm in your kitchen, or take a break and dine in the hotel’s fabulous restaurant, where you can feast on the finest dishes and experience a true ‘Perthshire breakfast’.

Stay at the CLC Duchally Country Estate and get our EXCLUSIVE OFFER from only £83 per lodge / per night (2 or 3 bed lodges available).



New Lanark Waterhouses, New Lanark

Based in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the four star New Lanark Mill Waterhouses are a truly unique experience in self-catering accommodation. The historic waterside lodges have been converted from an extraordinary set of 19th century mill buildings which sit beautifully on the banks of the River Clyde. The luxury waterhouses comprise 1 and 2 bedroom options and feature a fully-fitted kitchen, dining / living area and a 32” flat screen TV to keep everyone entertained. Nestled in the New Lanark World Heritage Site, you’ll find plenty to discover, with the stunning rooftop garden, award-winning visitor centre and woodland walks on offer in the Falls of Clyde. Guest can also gain access to the main hotel’s fabulous leisure facilities at a small fee, perfect for those rainy days. With only 8 lodges on offer, you can expect a peaceful retreat at the Waterhouses, so relax and unwind as you look out over the babbling river.

Treat yourself to a stay at the New Lanark Waterhouses from only £69 per lodge / per night (max 4 people), get the deal here.



Moness Resort, Aberfeldy

Surrounded in beautifully manicured grounds, the Moness Resort in Aberfeldy is just the spot for a countryside escape. The resort comprises a 4 star hotel and around 100 cottage over 35 acres, so your party can enjoy privacy with the convenience of top hotel amenities on your doorstep. All guest have access to the hotel’s leisure facilities, which includes swimming pool, sauna, steam room, hot tub, spa and some fantastic activities such as table tennis, pool table, bike hire and so much more. They even run a children’s programme throughout school holidays to keep the little ones entertained. Choose from a range of accommodation, from 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms, varying in style from the Original Courtyard, Garden Wynd, Walled Garden or Gate Lodge Cottages. These self-catering cottages are ideal for groups, with a full kitchen, spacious living area, TV and free WiFi. Enjoy a meal in with the family or dine out at the hotel’s restaurant. The quaint town of Aberfeldy is only a short walk from the resort to pick up local delicacies or pop out for a bite to eat.

Save up to 50% on lodges at the Moness Resort with our great offer here.



Find all our holiday lodges here. Prefer to chat, give us a call on 0141 212 5053.

Written by Annika Rieley, 03 November 2017. 

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