Scottish Golf Tour 2020: Good Hotel Guide part 1
We are certainly passionate about the quality and variety of our Scottish golf courses and clubs. We also know that when you complete your day’s 18 or possibly 36 holes you and your fellow travellers will want to take full advantage of our well deserved reputation for hospitality.
Since opening its doors in 1924 the Gleneagles Hotel ( http://www.gleneagles.com ), situated in the magnificent Perthshire countryside, has been committed to providing ” A Glorious Playground for people dedicated to Leisure and Pleasure ”
An iconic country estate set beneath the beautiful Ochil Hills,The Gleneagles Hotel is located just an hour’s drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh airports; it even has its own railway station !
The 850 acre estate epitomises the rugged natural beauty for which Scotland is famed.
Today, as a member of the Leading Hotels of The World, the Gleneagles Estate boasts one of Scotland’s finest 5 star hotels, 3 championship golf courses ( including The PGA Centenary Course which hosted the 2014 Ryder Cup as well as this year’s Solheim Cup ) an award winning SPA as well as its own Equestrian Centre, Tennis Centre and Shooting School.
The hotel itself has 232 luxury bedrooms, including 26 suites; many with glorious views over the hotel’s grounds and beyond.An artful mix of classic and contemporary using subtle colours drawn from the landscape.As a guest you will have the opportunity to enjoy a superb dining experience as Gleneagles has a great range of restaurants and bars to suit every taste.For your evening why not come over all Great Gatsby and dress up for the American Bar; a darkly intimate,stylishly clever take on a 1920’s Speakeasy where the cocktails are works of art.
Overall the service is exemplary; professional at all times but never stuffy.Today this luxury hotel remains committed to excellence just as it was in its earliest days when ” the avowed intention of the management was to create happiness ”