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Trekking, Safari & More in Perthshire

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It’s far from a secret that for those with a taste for the great outdoors, there aren’t many places that can compare to the Scottish Highlands. Here at the Hilton Dunkeld House, many of the guests we welcome have come to the area for no other reason than to get back to nature, embrace outdoor living and generally get out and about among the most spectacular scenery in the whole of the United Kingdom.

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Enjoy a Day at the Loch in Perthshire This Summer

a day at the loch

No visit to Scotland would be complete without fully immersing yourself in the dramatic beauty of one of the country’s most stunning lochs. Lucky for us, the Hilton Dunkeld House just happens to be located within easy reach of one of the most majestic and world-famous of all – the incomparable Loch of the Lowes.

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Base Yourself in Dunkeld for the No Sleep Til Breakfast Cycling Event

Here at the Hilton Dunkeld House hotel, we’re extremely lucky to be situated right at the heart of one of the UK’s premier regions for outdoor pursuits and sporting activities. Of course, with the Cairngorms National Park on our doorstep it’s hardly surprising that many of Britain’s most famous and celebrated cycling events take place in and around Dunkeld – a firm favourite of ours being the ‘No Sleep Til Breakfast’ run each spring. Once again,...

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A Couples Guide to Leisure in Dunkeld

It’s probably safe to say that when it comes to old-fashioned romance at its finest, the Scottish Highlands take some beating. There really aren’t many places in the UK where the natural beauty around you alone is enough to transport you into a world of fairy-tale fantasy the likes of which never fails to ignite a spark in the heart and stir the soul. What’s great about Dunkeld is that whether you’d prefer to keep...

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Your Guide to the Perth Festival 2015

Once again, the countdown to the Perth Festival of the Arts is nearly over and excitement ahead of the event is reaching fever pitch. Now in its 43rd incredible year, the 11-day festival will once again be welcoming some of the world’s finest talent covering a dizzying array of art forms. From folk to rock to jazz to dance to comedy to classical and even operatic performances, it’s impossible not to find at least a...

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Get To Know Our Staff - Eilidh Leishman, Wedding & Events Co-Ordinator

Part of what makes the Hilton Dunkeld House so special is our staff. We thought we would give our guests a little insight into the people who make our hotel what it is by featuring interviews with our staff members. Our first interview in the get to know our staff series is with Eilidh Leishman, our Wedding & Events Co-Ordinator.  Let's begin...   Where are you originally from? I'm from Edinburgh originally. but I've lived in Australia, America...

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Must See Acts at the Perth Festival 2015

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Scotland's cultural calendar is bursting with incredible events spanning the whole year, but one of the absolute jewels in the crown is without doubt the Perth Festival of the Arts. Not only does the event showcase some of the world’s most incredible talent spanning classical music, opera, rock, jazz, folk & visual art alike, but the fact that it takes place in one of Scotland’s most majestic areas of natural beauty serves as a quite...

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A Family Guide to Leisure In Dunkeld

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It’s often said that there’s no better time to take a break in Scotland’s glorious countryside than the spring. Flanked on all sides by the most incredible natural beauty, the landscape once again explodes into life after the often brutal Scottish winter. For families in particular, there are few better places in the UK to really blow away the cobwebs than Dunkeld and the surrounding areas. From toddlers to teens and all ages in-between, you’re guaranteed...

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Highland Perthshire Enduro - Saturday 2nd May 2015

highland enduro 2015

We’re all about making the most of Scotland’s wonderful opportunities for relaxation and generally idyllic escapism, but there’s also a time for getting hands-on with a bit of adrenalin-charged excitement. And when it comes to the most important dates on the region’s sporting calendar, there really aren’t many that rank quite as highly as the annual Highland Perthshire Enduro. Each year, this incredible bike race pulls in hundreds of cycling enthusiasts from all over the UK...

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Duplicate of Got the Winter blues?


Got the Winter blues? You could escape the town or city for a break in the majestic Scottish countryside.

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