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5 Reasons for Romance

1st February 2018

5 Reasons for Romance

Are you looking to take your honey on a hotel break, but don’t know where to start? Don’t fret, as we’ve taken the stress out of sourcing the top hotel spots to really treat them this Valentine’s Day. We have great offers for the big ‘V ‘day, and perfect packages for two you can enjoy outside of the romantic rush. There’s nothing more thoughtful than treating your sweet to a relaxing getaway, especially with the one they love the most.

Dunalastair Hotel Suites, Kinloch Rannoch ★★★★

Nothing sets the scene for romance quite like the breath-taking surroundings of the Dunalastair Hotel Suites in Kinloch Rannoch. The hotel reopened in May 2017 after a beautiful transformation by a team of award-winning architects, which has brought the hotel to the forefront of luxury accommodation in Scotland. Every detail has been lovingly considered, with bespoke furniture, luxury Egyptian cotton linens and high end products to indulge yourself in. This romantic offer gives you everything you need to sweep your loved one off their feet this Valentine’s Day, with accommodation in a decadent Deluxe Suite (pictured), a bouquet of red roses with a celebratory glass of pink fizz & chocolates in the room. What’s more, is this offer includes your evening meal in the hotel’s modern restaurant, Edina’s Kitchen, as well as a scrumptious Afternoon Tea, and your breakfast of course. Get away on the 1 Night Valentine’s Offer, or 2 Night Valentine's Offer and live in luxury with your loved one.



Macdonald Norwood Hall Hotel, Aberdeen ★★★★ 2 AA Rosettes

Step back in time at the historic Macdonald Norwood Hall Hotel this Valentine’s Day and enjoy the traditional charm of this 18th century property, with the most modern of conveniences and interiors you could hope for. Situated on the site of the original 15th century Pitfodels Castle, you can spend your afternoon arm-in-arm with your loved one, as you explore the stunning surroundings. Get the best of both worlds as this countryside escape is only a short 10 minute drive from Aberdeen city centre, where there is great entertainment and shopping to treat each other. This Romantic Offer is the perfect gift and includes accommodation in a luxurious and relaxing Executive Room (pictured), which boasts spectacular views of the Aberdeenshire countryside. Toast the occasion with a complimentary bottle of Prosecco and chocolates in your room on arrival, then enjoy a delicious 3 course evening meal in the 2 AA Rosette Tapestry Restaurant. This offer is available through the whole month of February so you can be sure to pick a time that suits you and your sweet best.



Lochgreen House Hotel, Troon ★★★★★ 3 AA Rosettes

Take the person you love the most to the coast this Valentine’s Day, and treat them to a romantic getaway at the Lochgreen House Hotel in Troon. This beautiful country house is surrounded in 30 acres of perfectly manicured gardens and has an impeccable reputation, where you and your partner will feel totally spoiled with the first class service on offer. To truly indulge yourselves, the brand new spa has a fantastic range of relaxing treatments, with soothing massages and invigorating facials. For the golfers, the hotel overlooks the championship Royal Troon Golf Course, so an afternoon of teeing off and Afternoon Tea is easily accessible. This Valentine’s Package includes overnight accommodation in a luxurious room, with dinner in the award-winning Kintyre Restaurant, full Scottish breakfast and a fabulous bottle of bubbly and chocolates to welcome you in your room on arrival. This amazing deal is available on the 10th, 14th & 17th of February, and at such a great price, it won’t be around for long, so get booking today!



Norton House Hotel, Edinburgh ★★★★ 1 AA Rosettes

The Norton House Hotel is a customer favourite for a real romantic retreat just on the outskirts of Scotland’s capital city. Expect a grand entrance as you roll in through the tree-lined driveway, pass the open fields of greenery, to be met with a most stunning 18th century country house. The hotel blends the old and new beautifully with a mix of classic and contemporary bedrooms to choose from. The main house was built in 1840 and retains a lot of it’s original features, which is home to the fabulous conservatory and brassiere where you will enjoy some fabulous pre-dinner canapés and a glass of fizz before a romantic meal for two. The spa and leisure facilities at the hotel are truly luxurious and modern. The pool is a calming space with loungers looking out over the walled garden (through the floor-to-ceiling windows), a hydro pool, sauna and steam room – the perfect place to unwind. What’s more is this offer includes accommodation in a Junior Suite or Feature Room (pictured), which are some of the most stunning in the hotel.



Airth Castle Hotel & Spa, Falkirk ★★★★

Really, what could be more romantic than staying with your sweetheart at a fairytale castle? It’s been no surprise that this offer at the Airth Castle Hotel & Spa has been flying out the door since it went live in late 2017. Take their breath away as you cast your eyes upon this 14th century castle set in 14 acres of stunning grounds. Full of charm and character, you will feel a million miles away from it all. Dining at the hotel comes particularly commended, and with its pyramid glass roof flooding the room with natural light, it’s an experience you will never forget. The chefs take pride on using the freshest seasonal ingredients, and are inventive with their take on classic dishes. The hotel also boasts some fantastic spa and leisure facilities, with treatment room, relaxation area, swimming pool with poolside terrace, Jacuzzi, steam room and sauna, so there’s plenty for you to do together. This offer includes  welcoming bottle of wine in your room on arrival, overnight accommodation in a Classic Room, full Scottish breakfast and dinner in the Grill Room, and at only £49.50 per person / per night, you can treat your beau without breaking the bank!



We have even more romantic deals available, which you can find here. Prefer to talk? Give us a call on 0141 212 5053.

Written by Annika Rieley, 01 February 2018.

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