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After visiting Perthshire for many years, we have tried and tested some of the best places to stay in Pitlochry which is a hub of activity!
Have a fantastic stay in Pitlochry in one of the many hotels (including our star pick) or self-catering cottages we recommend! B & B’s are a great way to experience your stay but if you want to truly immerse yourself in the beauty of Perthshire camping is a great alternative!
Hotels in Pitlochry
Pitlochry features some of the most beautifully situated hotels in the country! We have listed some of our favourite hotels in Pitlochry, Scotland. Stay in a dreamy fairy-tale like “Palace” or a traditional Scottish castle and you’ll soon be refreshed and revitalised!
Star Pick: Atholl Palace Hotel
This fairy-tale location in Pitlochry comes with a spa, museum, award-winning gardens and stunning mountain and river views.
This grand four-star hotel is in the heart of Highland Perthshire, a stone’s throw away from the town of Pitlochry and a one-hour drive from Edinburgh airport.
With so much on-site, our star pick is suitable for both couples and families that need a break in the countryside.Check Online Availability
Fonab Castle Hotel
Fonab Castle is a golfer favourite with Scottish golfers as it is located just five minutes away from Pitlochry’s golf course and is a 40-minute drive away from Glen Eagles.
This stunning hotel offers its world-class service luxurious rooms, beautiful views of the hotel’s gardens and the surrounding countryside. Guest also have access to free Wi-Fi, free parking, and two restaurants that are on site.Check Online Availability
If you are looking for accommodation near the Enchanted Forest in Pitlochry check out the Rosemount Hotel. This family-run hotel is suitable for all travellers and welcomes guests with dogs to its Edwardian villa.
Rosemount Hotel is a 15-minute walk from the town’s train station and only 1 mile from Pitlochry Golf Course. You won’t even need your car – thankfully free parking is available!Book Direct
Knockendarroch House Hotel
Knockendarroch House hotel can be found slightly outside of the town of Pitlochry but is situated in a beautiful detached property with idyllic surroundings and ample parking!
The magnificent building beholds spectacular views from the bedroom windows over Tummel Valley and the lovely gardens. With sophisticated modern interiors, this Pitlochry hotel offers a luxurious stay.
The restaurant has a delicious menu which changes every day! You can request lunches to take with you on your adventures and an early breakfast if you’re eager to start the day!Check Online Availability
Pitlochry Self Catering & Cottages
If you would rather opt for luxury self-catering in Pitlochry, the town and its surrounding areas have plenty to offer. Prices for this type of accommodation vary depending on the size of the property and its location.
We have selected some excellent options for self-catering accommodation in Pitlochry below.
Location is key when choosing accommodation in Pitlochry and this cosy holiday cottage is only a 6-minute walk away from central Pitlochry.
This self-catering option is excellent for couples that want to unwind and take in the Scottish scenery.
Its four-star rating is well deserved as it has a well-kept garden on-site and although it was built in circa 1880, the cottage’s host has modernised it, so it has everything you need for the perfect self-catering staff in Pitlochry.Check Online Availability
Ard Darach Cottage
Located on a private residential area, Ard Darach Cottage is a secluded yet central place to spend your holiday – only a five-minute walk to the Main Street. Pitlochry Golf Course couldn’t be much closer and is only a short walk away!
This self-catering cottage has traditional interior with plenty of space, two double bedrooms, one bathroom, lounge, and a large well-equipped kitchen.
The detached cottage was previously a stable for the main house is often visited by roe deer and red squirrels, so have your camera at the ready there’s a lot of wildlife to see!Check Online Availability
Struan House is located in the heart of Pitlochry with popular facilities nearby – a spa and wellness centre is adjacent to the property!
This traditional cottage features a one-bedroom private apartment with a pull- out sofa bed in the living room. This self-catering property has free wifi, free parking – you can also rent bikes down the road!
Bring your pups to this accommodation too!Check Online Availability
With bright, fresh interiors and modern furnishing, Inveresk House is a fantastic period property with parquet floors throughout. An ideal two bed self-catering holiday home.
Inveresk House is a private apartment which has all the essentials including free wifi. A gorgeous bathroom, large kitchen (fully stocked with all the utensils you would require) with separate dining and a garden/ patio to sit out on in the evenings.
Looking out the windows, you’ll see Benvyraki mountain in the distance!Check Online Availability
B&Bs in Pitlochry
Pitlochry B & B’s are a great way to experience your holiday like a true Perthshire local. B & B hosts often provide insider knowledge on the best places to visit including the best restaurants to dine in!
Croft Na Coille
Croft Na Coille is a self-contained detached Victorian cottage and is packed full of character. After being refurbished, this cottage has a fresh modern feel akin to a hotel! This boutique b & b has ensuite rooms, a large breakfast room and free parking on a private drive.
Your breakfast will consist of homemade and locally source produce including fresh eggs sourced right from the bottom of the garden – feel free to pet the hens I hear they are very friendly just keep your dogs on a lead. Yes, Croft Na Coille is dog friendly too!
If you would prefer self-catering accommodation Croft Na Coille also offers a self-contained cottage at The Coach House just next door! Fully equipped with large bedrooms, lounge (free wifi included), kitchen and shower room – best of both worlds at this B & B.Check Online Availability
Choose the Claymore Apartments for deluxe and luxurious rooms – you will definitely be sleeping in style! These boutique rooms have been finished to the highest degree; large walk-in showers included.
Guests always enjoy the free parking and free wifi that The Claymore has to offer. Lovers of golf will appreciate the golf course that exists within 3km of the B & B (subject to an additional charge).
A few minutes from the centre of town, this B & B is very accessible and close to for you to see and admire the local beauty spots!
In response to Covid 19, The Claymore has taken additional safety and sanitisation measures. Please stay informed before travelling.Check Online Availability
Westlands of Pitlochry
Situated on idyllic grounds, the Westlands of Pitlochry is a family run B & B and you can definitely tell!
The continental buffet-style breakfast Westlands of Pitlochry provides will definitely sustain you for your morning.
Westlands of Pitlochry is located just off Atholl Road – the main road running through Pitlochry, ideal for the town centre. A short walk to the train and bus stations – this Pitlochry b and b is in a great central location!Check Online Availability
The Well House B&B Pitlochry
Rated highly for its comfy beds, The Well House is the perfect b & b for a good night’s sleep.
All the bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms, free wifi and parking too!
This B & B is perfectly situated near to all the popular attractions of Pitlochry such as the festival theatre, Blair Athol Whisky Distillery and is right next to Tay Forest Park.Check Online Availability
Buttonboss Lodge B&B
For a Pitlochry B & B just outside the Cairngorms National Park stay at Buttonboss Lodge.
With free wifi, free parking and a fun family room – this b & b has everything you and your family would need for your holiday. The full Scottish breakfast provided is an ideal way to fuel before your adventures.
With views from the garden looking to the mountains, Buttonboss Lodge is in an excellent location!Check Online Availability
Camp in Pitlochry and wake up to some of the most beautiful views in the whole of Scotland. Make some unforgettable memories camping in the great outdoors – we certainly did!
Faskally Holiday Park
Guests travelling in a large group can find larger accommodation in Pitlochry at Faskally Holiday Park. This hidden gem offers its guests that chance to get involved with all kinds of outdoor activities including walking, cycling, horse-riding, and fishing.
On-site you will find a range of self-catering options including beautiful chalets that are “nestled within a former walled garden”.
Two-bedroom and three-bedroom log cabins can be reserved here. Each comes with full gas central heating, double-glazing, a fridge-freezer and private porch area with a table and chairs.Check Online Availability
For a real camping experience, visit Ardgualich Farm – camping Pitlochry style!
This waterside campsite is ideal for your canoes and small boats. Their free fishing permit means you can cook your catch in the evening whilst enjoying the beautiful views Perthshire has to offer – proper camping! But if you don’t catch your fish the local Loch Tummel Inn also offers great food.
Electric hook up is available for campervans and caravans. Ardgualich Farm has a toilet block and hot showers, perfect after a long day exploring Pitlochry.Check Online Availability
Milton Of Fonab Caravan Park
If you’re looking to bring your home with you – Fonab Caravan Park is in an ideal location to hook up your caravan or mobile home. With free wifi at all electric hook up pitches, you can’t go wrong!
Fonab Caravan Park are also offering static self-catering caravans which you can book from July onwards! With a modern interior and space for two cars – the whole family can enjoy the Perthshire outdoors whilst maintaining some of the luxuries you would enjoy in your own home.
Milton of Fonab Caravan Park offers a well-stocked shop, showers, laundry facilities too!Book Direct
Pitlochry Youth Hostel
There are two hostels in Pitlochry that guests can choose between – both are great value for money!
Pitlochry Youth Hostel is a great choice if you want somewhere you can sleep and go! Rates start at £18 per person per night, this includes Wi-Fi and parking on site!
This is a dog-friendly, guest can bring their furry friend along with them on their Scottish adventure for just £5 per night.Check Online Availability
Things to do in Pitlochry
Pitlochry is a vibrant town in the hear of Perthshire. Discover the best things to do in Pitlochry with My Voyage Scotland.View Things to Do in Pitlochry