The Gleneagles Hotel Scotland
Set on 850 acres of Perthshire countryside, Gleneagles Hotel is a dream destination for anyone who loves the great outdoors. Famed for the three championship golf courses (they will host the Ryder Cup in 2014), as well as facilities for, and instruction in, world-class archery, falconry, horseback riding, off-road driving, and a Gundog School.
It is a great family destination, as children can join in with junior golf and off-road driving lessons, mini Highland games, and even a spy school. At the two-Michelin–starred restaurant, Andrew Fairlie @ Gleneagles, much of the produce is sourced locally.
This commitment to the environment extends to an award-winning green program, which sees staff on bikes and corks reused in drainage—all to help to preserve the resort’s awe-inspiring natural landscapes.
232 air-conditioned guestrooms at The Gleneagles Hotel feature minibars and CD players. Accommodations include refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. In addition to complimentary newspapers and safes, guestrooms offer phones. Televisions have DVD players. Also included are trouser presses and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is offered and guests may request wake-up calls.
Dining options at The Gleneagles Hotel include 4 restaurants. 2 bars/lounges are open for drinks. Room service is available 24 hours a day. A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning. Recreational amenities include a golf course. Also located on site are an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, a health club, and a sauna. The property’s full-service health spa has body treatments and facials.
This 5-star property has a business center and offers secretarial services and audiovisual equipment. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. The property has a train station pick-up service, which is complimentary. Guest parking is complimentary. Additional property amenities include a coffee shop/café, an arcade/game room, and multilingual staff.
Cuisine: Sumptuous meals are served using the finest, freshest, Scottish produce available. Enjoy traditional as well as haute cuisine, complemented by some of the world’s finest wines from its cellars, in any of the resort’s four top class restaurants:
An evening at Andrew Fairlie’s Michelin-starred restaurant is the ultimate dining experience. The French cuisine has a delightful Scottish twist – close your eyes and savour Andrew’s famous whisky barrel smoked lobster.
The Strathearn is a grand restaurant with classic dishes and attentive service – tuck into a tender Angus beef fillet or smoked salmon carved at your table.
The lively Deseo restaurant offers fine food from the Mediterranean. The food emporium is like a bustling market, full of fresh ingredients. Choose from tapas dishes, meals cooked in the charcoal oven and delicious Italian deserts.
The Bar is a place to meet friends for morning coffee, afternoon tea, a light lunch, or to soak up the atmosphere whilst sampling some rare Scottish malts.
The Spa at Gleneagles by ESPA is a sanctuary within the hotel. Spacious, calming areas allow you to relax before and after treatments. Arrive early and prepare your skin by exploring the temperature sensations in the heat experiences area. Sink down into the striking vitality pool, sit back in the sauna and steam rooms and then relax by the tranquil pond in the courtyard garden.
With twenty treatment rooms and so many ESPA treatments to choose from, not forgetting our delicious range of superfood bento boxes and fresh fruit smoothies from Deseo at The Spa, it is easy to be pampered all day.
With three championship golf courses, Scotland’s PGA National Golf Academy, and described by the Daily Telegraph ULTRA awards as the Best Golf Resort in the World – golf is at the very heart of Gleneagles.
There has been golf at Gleneagles longer than the Hotel’s 90 year history, with the first course – The King’s Course – dating back to 1919, but this longevity has driven us to develop some of the best courses and coaching in the world. From the professionals at the very top of the game, to keen amateurs and those just starting out, generations of golfers have experienced the game at Gleneagles, with many more to come.
Whether it is the stunning vistas the courses provide, the thrills and challenges along the way or treading the same turf as some of the legends of the game, there are so many reasons to play golf at Gleneagles.
Located in Auchterarder, The Gleneagles Hotel is in a rural location and close to Gleneagles Golf Course and Tullibardine Distillery. Additional area points of interest include Innerpeffray Library and Drummond Castle Gardens.
The Gleneagles Hotel
Address: Auchterarder, Perthshire PH3 1NF, United Kingdom
Phone:+44 800 389 3737
Hotel class: 5 stars
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