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Best Way to Spend 24 Hours in Dunkeld

What to do in Dunkeld

If you've only got a day or two to spend with us in Dunkeld and you're not too familiar with the area and what there is to do around here you might find our convenient 24-hour itinerary for Dunkeld useful. 

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6 Unusual Ideas for a Special Wedding this Winter

Winter wedding at Hilton Dunkeld House

We all want our wedding to be something truly special and memorable. So, to make sure your guests will remember yours we're giving you six easy to execute tips that your wedding guests will love and perhaps use at their own weddings too...

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Get Your Sweet Fix at Scotland's Outdoor Festival of Chocolate

Festival of Chocolate Hilton Dunkeld

Got a sweet tooth? Like all things chocolate? Then you need to make sure you don't miss out on Scotland's mouth-watering Outdoor Festival of Chocolate that is on in the centre of Perth on the 22nd and 23rd of November. There will be a chocolate market where traders will showcase their choctastic products as well as other activities that we'll tell you more about in the article! 

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Why you Should Spend Christmas at Hilton Dunkeld House

Christmas at Hilton Dunkeld Hotel

How does a stress-free Christmas holiday sound? Come and spend it with us and you can forget about cleaning and cooking and just focus on relaxing with your loved ones instead. Keep reading to find out why we think you should come and spend Christmas with us here in beautiful Perthshire! 

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The Long Straight Walk

Walking in Perthshire Scotland

Autumn is the perfect time of year for long walks, but a determined man called John MacPhee is taking it to a new level by walking across the UK in a straight line in order to raise awareness and funds for Parkinson's disease. Keep reading to see where exactly he'll be walking and for some great ideas for your own walk in Perthshire.

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Top 5 Free Activities to Do in Perthshire this Autumn

Queen's View Perthshire

Autumn is definitely here, and with it comes dazzling displays of autumn colours in nature. Perthshire has some of the most remarkable trees and forests in Scotland and is therefore a great place to see this autumnal colour spectacular that takes place from mid-September to early November. Apart from admiring nature’s own show, there are many more things to do in Perthshire– for free!

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The Scottish Nature Photography Festival Returns

Photography Festival Perth

The  Scottish Nature Photography Festival is held at the Battleby Conference Centre near Perth on the 13th and 14th of September. This is a quick 20 minute drive from your room at the Hilton Dunkeld House. The festival is a celebration of Scottish nature and wildlife for photography enthusiasts and it’s also a fabulous opportunity for visitors to see the work and commentary of some of the most talented photographers around. Are you going?


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Visit The Enchanted Forest – Scotland’s Premier Sound & Light Show

Sound and light show Perthshire

If you are planning on visiting Scotland this autumn, you should definitely pay a visit to the Enchanted Forest Sound & Light show near Pitlochry in Perthshire that takes place from October 3rd to October 26th. The show is a visual wonder accompanied by an original musical soundtrack and a truly unique experience worth a visit. Keep reading for more information!

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Top 5 Romantic Things to Do When Staying at Hilton Dunkeld

Romantic Atholl Suite Hilton Dunkeld

The unspoilt Scottish countryside is magical, and we’re very lucky to be set right in the midst of it. We think all couples should have the opportunity to spend some quality time with each other and that they deserve a bit of pampering every now and then – and where better than in a relaxing and luxurious environment surrounded by natural beauty?  

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Enjoy a Fringe Getaway When it gets too Hectic!

Hilton Dunkeld Country House Hotel Perthshire

The annual Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August is here yet again! If you're not already planning to visit, we'll tell you why you definitely should. Although the Festival is a must-do it can also be a bit tiring and you might need a little getaway afterwards...

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