10 Best Hotels With Entertainment In Scotland - Updated 2024

Kaycie Gayle
Kaycie Gayle 
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Scotland is one of the countries in the UK. It is a destination that is famous for its castles, and myths. Moreover, its capital, Edinburgh, is popular around the world for being the filming site of some famous movies. Deep in history, this country is a host to historical sites such as Edinburgh Castle, Stirling Castle, and Royal Mile. It also boasts natural attractions with scenic backdrops such as Loch Lomond, which is home to some of the best hiking and trekking spots in Scotland. To get a glimpse of culture and art, exploring museums such as Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Riverside Museum will surely spice up your list of things to do. Cozy accommodations are also aplenty here as the hotels and beach resorts in Scotland are flocked year-round. For an amusing stay here, read on to learn about our best hotels with entertainment in Scotland, UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to entertainment offering like live performances, happy hours, indoor games, etc. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 21, 2024.

1. Gairloch Hotel 'A Bespoke Hotel' (from USD 143)

A mesmerizing stay awaits you in this bespoke hotel that offers modern rooms. The property is a beautiful building that is set in a fabulous location and has a scenic view of the beach. It offers units that come with an ensuite bathroom with a shower. It also has a TV, a kettle, and wifi. For activities, you can explore the beach. Plus, the property features a restaurant and onsite bar that offers lively entertainment at night on select days. This hotel also has a 24-hour front desk and free private parking.

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Gairloch Hotel 'A Bespoke Hotel'

Wifi Available

Address: Gairloch Hotel
180.03 km (111.9 mi) from The Hermitage

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Facilities for disabled guests

2. The Scotsman Hotel (from USD 615)

Built in 1905, this property was used as the building of a newspaper company. This hotel is facing a hill and two public parks. Every room in the exquisite property is unique and elegant and comes with a private bathroom. It is also provided with soft linens, wifi, and newspaper. The hotel offers 24-hour room service and discounted parking. It also boasts a 48-seat cinema that is perfect for movie nights. This property is just a few kilometers away from a golf course.

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The Scotsman Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 20 North Bridge
72.39 km (45.0 mi) from The Hermitage

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Laundry

3. Peebles Hydro (from USD 161)

Set in a beautiful location is this majestic and historic hotel that is nestled in the forest. The hotel features a gym, an indoor pool, a spa, and hydropathic treatments. It also boasts of rooms outfitted with a TV, wifi, coffee maker, heater, and ensuite bathroom. A restaurant with a scenic view of the surroundings can also be found on the property. Plus, this hotel with evening entertainment in Scotland features a games room. Sports courts for archery, tennis, and mini-golf are also available. Kids will also be entertained as the hotel features a playground and a kids’ club.

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Peebles Hydro

Wifi Available

Address: Innerleithen Road
104.23 km (64.8 mi) from The Hermitage

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

4. The Gleneagles Hotel (from USD 755)

Gleneagles Hotel is a fabulous and majestic hotel that was built in 1924. It offers lovely rooms with wifi, and a private bathroom. The hotel resort features different dining options including a one-Michelin-starred restaurant. It also has a golf course, a spa, and a falconry school. For relaxation, it has two pools, an outdoor hot tub, a sauna, and steam rooms. The hotel has a games room and shows live broadcast sports events. Other activities you can enjoy include horse-riding, golfing, dog training, shooting, archery, fishing, and bike tours.

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The Gleneagles Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Auchterarder
31.63 km (19.7 mi) from The Hermitage

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

5. Fisher's Hotel (from USD 238)

This vintage hotel is strategically located near a railway station. It offers cozy and spacious rooms with ensuite bathrooms fitted with a hairdryer. Rooms are equipped with a TV, phone, coffee maker, and trouser press. For entertainment, the hotel has a games room and karaoke. It also has a bar, which offers evening live music performances regularly. This hotel is the ideal place for groups wanting to spend weekend breaks in Scotland for entertainment and recreation as there are activities such as canoeing, fishing, cycling, and hiking.

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Fisher's Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 75-79 Atholl Road
17.81 km (11.1 mi) from The Hermitage

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Garden

6. Balmacara Hotel (from USD 290)

This hotel, which is nestled along the shores of a sea inlet, offers modern rooms. Every room in the property comes with a private bathroom, TV, and coffee maker. Plus, most of its rooms have sea views. The hotel has an in-house restaurant that serves local seafood and a full breakfast. It also has a pub, which hosts regular live performances of traditional music. Fishing and playing darts are also possible while staying here. Other available nearby activities include diving, cycling, hiking, and canoeing. This property is just a few minutes’ drive from a castle.

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Balmacara Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Balmacara
146.37 km (91.0 mi) from The Hermitage

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing

7. The Perle Oban Hotel & Spa (from USD 117)

Established in the late 1800s, this charming vintage hotel is set on a seafront. A TV, sound systems, wifi, and coffee facilities are included in each room of this hotel. It also has an ensuite bathroom provided with bathroom slippers and toiletries. Some rooms have bay and mountain views. The hotel has a spa and houses a Michelin-starred restaurant. It also has a bar where you can enjoy cocktails at night. Evening entertainment is provided through live music performances. This hotel is just a few minutes’ walk from a railway station and a ferry terminal.

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Perle Oban Hotel & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Station Square
115.2 km (71.6 mi) from The Hermitage

Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Terrace Non-smoking rooms Internet services

8. Macdonald Aviemore Hotel (from USD 206)

Set inside a national park is this four-star hotel that boasts lovely rooms with a TV, wifi, and ensuite bathroom. It also offers a family room with sofa beds. Aside from the onsite restaurant, you can also find cafes, and bars within the resort. Leisure facilities you will find in the property include pools and a gym. For kids, the resort has activity rooms, a kids’ club, and a playground. In addition, this gorgeous hotel hosts evening entertainment. This family hotel with entertainment in the UK also features an on-site cinema where you can watch live broadcasts of sports events.

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Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: Aviemore Highland Resort
71.39 km (44.4 mi) from The Hermitage

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

9. The Royal Hotel (from USD 246)

Built in 1895, this historic hotel offers rooms with traditional touches and it is fitted with a TV and bathroom. Select rooms offer views of the sea. It boasts an elegant restaurant that enjoys town views. The hotel has a bar and a lounge and shows live broadcasts of sports events. It is also a perfect place to hear all-time favorite Scottish songs as it hosts evening live music performances. The property is just within walking distance from a distillery and a museum. It is also close to a railway station and a ferry terminal.

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The Royal Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Argyll Sq
115.21 km (71.6 mi) from The Hermitage

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Family rooms

10. Nethybridge Hotel (from USD 125)

Nestled in the center of a national park, this hotel offers you a relaxing and cozy stay. Each unit in this property comes with a private bathroom, a coffee maker, and a hairdryer. The hotel also has an onsite restaurant, a bar, and a lounge. Moreover, it has a library where you can borrow some books. You’ll never have a boring stay in this hotel as it offers entertainment at night and shows live sports events. The property also has a games room, and you can play billiards and golf. During your stay, you’ll enjoy free parking, a tasty breakfast, and free access to wifi.

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Nethybridge Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Nethybridge
78.82 km (49.0 mi) from The Hermitage

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km)

Magical experiences in Scotland

With Scotland’s awe-inspiring natural sceneries and imposing architecture, you will never leave this destination without being enamored by it. The gems of the place will lead you to discover its charms and uniqueness. With so many incredible things that are told about this place, go, and explore it for yourself to find out. Scotland is known for many things. It is a destination that is full of attractions to be discovered.

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Kaycie is a content writer that specializes in the travel industry. She writes regular blogs and articles for various websites. She is into local tourism and slow travel.

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