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31st July 2019 Kingfisher Visitor Guides

Places to stay in Dundee, Angus and Perthshire

Planning a visit to Dundee, Angus and Perthshire? You’ve made a good choice as Dundee, Angus and Perthshire is where centuries of rich history meet a buzzing, modern metropolis with beautiful hotels on offer.

Dundee is a city with fascinating history and an exciting present, boasting arts and culture in abundance, family-friendly attractions and a great food, drink and entertainment offer.

Outdoors, you can explore the city, taking in views of the new waterfront, the old buildings and the famous River Tay.

With wild glens stretching deep into the hills, spectacular coastline and attractive farmland, Dundee, Angus and Perthshire is also well known for its historic towns and cities, superb castles, excellent angling and famous golf courses.

You can take part in watersports off our spectacular coast or go hill-walking deep amongst our hills and glens.

Hotel room

Dundee, Angus and Perthshire has a great range of hotels and accommodation

We all know that a place to freshen up, relax or rest your head after a long day of city wandering is absolutely essential on any break. And your budget will determine your hotel choices, with top-end luxury on offer as well as fairly-priced options.

Before searching for a hotel, make a quick list of the things that you need to have a good night’s stay. Is it a free breakfast? Is there parking? Do you feel happier in a boutique property or a grand hotel offering the epitome of luxury?

Do you like old-fashioned décor or over-the-top interior design? And are you looking for a relaxing treatment or a state-of the-art gym.

Dundee, Angus and Perthshirehas hundreds of places to stay and across the city, well-known hotel brands like Hilton and Premier Inn sit alongside independent hotels including The Taypark House Hotel and The Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort.

The Taypark House Hotel

The Taypark House Hotel was originally a 19thcentury Baronial residence but is now a gorgeous boutique hotel. Built in approximately 1863, the building is conveniently located in the west side of Dundee with brilliant views Dundee’s Botanical Gardens, the River Tay and hills of Fife. With a selection of opulent rooms, including a ‘turret suite’ you’ll be left feeling like royalty after a stay here.

Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort

Located on the beautiful Scottish Coastline, the Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort is the perfect destination to enjoy the very best of both the Angus countryside and the city of Dundee. With a wide range of lodges available from classic to luxury, and even pet friendly, this is truly location that everyone will enjoy. Expect to see lots of local produce on the menus here, as the resort delivers “a true taste of what Scotland has to offer”.

As well as hotels, there is also a great range of hostels, welcoming B&Bs and cosy guesthouses.

Something different?

And the choice of self-catering is fantastic too, with everything from stunning townhouse properties and gorgeous cottages to converted warehouses and even a safari-tent style lodge!

Situated in Fife, Catchpenny Safari Lodges offer a truly unique experience. They offer eight luxury canvas lodges where guests can sleep under canvas and be lulled to sleep by the sounds of the ocean at night. With the Fife Coastal Path right on your doorstep here, you can’t help but become lost in nature­ – and if you’re really lucky, you might even spot a pod of Dolphins!

Scottish Highlands, Dundee

Explore the magnificent Scottish Highlands during your stay here

Whether you stay right in the very heart of the city or outside of the centre, there are lots of accommodation options to choose from. There’s a great choice of facilities too, from WiFi and on-site parking to swimming pools and pet-friendly accommodation.


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