Dinner Bed and Breakfast at Aultbea Hotel on the North Coast 500. The Aultbea Hotel was the second last stop on our North Coast 500 tour and the biggest surprise.  We were greeted by a stunning sunset over Loch Ewe and by the equally lovely Ballal who together with his partner Robin bought the hotel…

The Old Mill Inn in Pitlochry was recently voted Inn of the Year in the Scottish Hotel Awards so we went along recently to see what all the fuss was about. During the week, when we told friends we were off to The Old Mill Inn for the night, there was unanimous love for the…

A few weeks ago we needed accommodation on Skye and were really struggling to find a bed for the night.   The island was 97% fully booked according to all the booking websites and the only rooms available were a couple at £400 plus and one Petite Double Room in Skeabost House for £120. Skeabost…

Easter in the West Highlands. Holly Tree Hotel and Swimming Pool Kentallen, Glencoe, Argyll PA38 4BY We checked into the Holly Tree Hotel, about a 10 minute drive from Glencoe village on the Oban Road.  Check in was very efficient and our room was amazing.  A “captain’s room” with loch views (all rooms have loch…