Grand Central Hotel
Dating to 1883 when it was built adjacent to the Central railroad station, 186-room Grand Central Hotel boasts a prime “style mile” location in the heart of Glasgow, close to local attractions, restaurants, and shopping. Amenities of the recently renovated hotel include two restaurants and two bars (including a champagne bar). Guest rooms have private bath, in-room safe, broadband internet access (for a fee), TV, and phone.
2 nightsFor our July 30 departure onlyMenzies Hotel
Well located in the center of Glasgow, the 129-room Menzies Hotel offers a convenient base for discovering Glasgow. Hotel amenities include a restaurant and lounge; health and leisure club with indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, and gym; and a beauty salon and spa treatments. Air-conditioned guest rooms feature a private bathroom, complimentary Wi-Fi internet service, TV, and phone.Nevis Bank
Perched near the River Nevis in the picturesque Fort William region just one mile north of the Fort William town center, this 20-room inn provides travelers comforts in a modern setting. An onsite restaurant and bar caters to all tastes with a wide range of food and drink, both contemporary and traditional. Guest rooms have private bath with hair dryer, coffee- and tea-making facilities, complimentary wireless internet access, TV, and phone.
Please note that lodging alternatives are limited in this area of Scotland; while your stay in this locale should be enjoyable, the amenities at the hotel will be lower than elsewhere on your tour. Also, because of the unique nature of this hotel, room sizes and views vary.
2 nightsRoyal Marine Hotel Replaces Thistle
Originally built as a private country house in the early 1900s by renowned Scottish architect Sir Robert Lorimer, the Royal Marine Hotel is situated amidst glorious coastal scenery in the Scottish Highlands, approximately one hour north of Inverness. The hotel is close to a links golf course and a sandy beach, and its amenities include three restaurants and a fitness center with a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, spa, and gym. Each of the 21 guest rooms offers private bath with hair dryer, complimentary Wi-Fi internet access, in-room safe, ironing facilities, tea- and coffee-making facilities, TV, and phone.Malmaison Hotel
A wholly restored (due to reopen December 2013) landmark building that opened in 1899 as a temperance hotel, the Malmaison Hotel is situated in the revitalized waterfront district close to Dundee’s vibrant city center. The 91-room hotel offers a brasserie and bar, whiskey snug, wine tasting room and cellar, and laundry and dry cleaning service. Guest rooms have private bath with hair dryer, complimentary Wi-Fi internet access, coffee- and tea-making facilities, ironing facilities, TV, and phone., 1 nightThe George Hotel
Sitting in the heart of Edinburgh’s city center, the 249-room George Hotel is close to the shops and restaurants of Princes Street and a short walk from Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Park and Palace. The George dates to 1881, when five stately townhouses were converted to create the hotel. Amenities include a restaurant and bar; guest rooms have private bath, in-room safe, broadband internet access (for a fee), TV, and phone.