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Perth Attractions

Perth's wealth of attractions could keep even the most determined visitor occupied for weeks. A visit to Blair Castle, which is famous as the last castle to be held under siege in 1746. For those who are addicted to the game of golf, Gleneagles offers the chance to play on the world's finest courses. There are four courses to choose from - the King's, the Queen's, or the nine hole Wee Course and the exceptional PGA Centenary Course created by Jack Nicklaus.

 
Blair Castle

Blair Castle

Nestling like a white jewel in the dramatic Highland Perthshire landscape, Blair Castle has a fascinating history spanning seven centuries and beautiful landscaped gardens and grounds. Famous as the last castle to be held under siege in 1746, Blair Castle's magnificent white walls have welcomed some of history's most illustrious figures including Mary Queen of Scots, Bonnie Prince Charlie and Queen Victoria. The castle is also home to the Atholl Highlanders, Europe's last remaining private army. An extensive tour takes in up to 30 rooms. Blair Castle is at the hub of a breathtaking historic landscape, most of which was laid out in the 18th century and features a beautiful 9 acre walled garden with landscaped ponds, a peaceful wooded grove that is home to the UK's 2nd tallest tree, a ruined Celtic kirk, a red deer park and a whimsical gothic folly. Children will also enjoy the castle's woodland adventure playground.

Hotels near Blair Castle
Bridge Of Tilt Hotel2 starfrom £30.00
The Green Park Hotel4 starfrom £191.00
Pine Trees Hotel Pitlochry4 starfrom £58.00
Craigatin House and Courtyard4 starfrom £102.00
Moulin Hotel3 starfrom £75.00
 
Castle Menzies

Castle Menzies

This spectacular sixteenth century castle, restored by the Menzies Clan Society, welcomes visitors. Seat of the Chiefs of Clan Menzies for over 400 years and importantly situated, it was involved in the turbulent history of the Highlands and here Bonnie Prince Charlie rested on his way to Culloden in 1746. Architecturally fascinating, it is a splendid example of the transition between an earlier rugged fortress and later mansion house and contains many features of interest together with a number of family portraits, specimen pieces of furniture and a small clan museum. There is also a walled garden. Small Gift Shop. The castle is available for weddings, concerts and functions

Hotels near Castle Menzies
The Weem Inn from £56.25
Aberfeldy Weem Hotel3 starfrom £65.00
6 The Beeches4 starfrom £75.00
Brae House4 starfrom £60.00
Fernbank House4 starfrom £58.50
 
Gleneagles Golf Courses

Gleneagles Golf Courses

For those who are addicted to the game of golf, Gleneagles offers the chance to play on the world's finest courses. There are four courses to choose from - the King's, the Queen's, or the nine hole Wee Course and the exceptional PGA Centenary Course created by Jack Nicklaus, is a modern classic, combining the best of both earlier designs. Everything you could possibly ask for in a day's golf can be found here at Gleneagles: magnificent courses, luxury locker rooms, exclusive brands and a relaxed clubhouse serving great food and drink. Whether leading pro or enthusiastic beginner, the Gleneagles courses are a test for any golfer. Whatever course you want to play, you can choose to hire leading brand clubs and footwear from us - the best equipment might just inspire you to play your best ever round. Gleneagles' golf courses are open to visiting players seeking a deluxe golfing experience. The three championship courses, golf academy and extensive clubhouse facilities are available for use by companies and private individuals alike. Golfers have access to the 11-acre academy with covered practice facilities and the clubhouse which includes luxury locker rooms with showers, sauna and steam rooms.

Hotels near Gleneagles Golf Courses
The Gleneagles Hotel5 starfrom £355.00
Gleneagles Lettings from £140.00
Gleneagles Village Apartments from £120.00
Gleneagles Lettings from £100.00
The Cairn Lodge and Hotel5 starfrom £211.75
 

Other Attraction near Perth

  • Compton Castle - This magical fortified house, one of the few to survive so unaltered, was built at three periods 1340, 1450, 1520 by the Gilbert family.
  • Brixham Heritage Museum - The Brixham Heritage Museum and History Society was founded in 1958 for the purpose of recording, saving and displaying the heritage of the historic town and fishing port.
  • Greenway - Agatha Christie fans will immediately recognize Greenway as the setting for the thriller "Dead Man's Folly" and its cameo appearance in "Five Little Pigs".