Scotland's Best B&Bs
Some of Scotland's Best B&Bs offer evening meals as well as delicious breakfasts. Many make the most of local, seasonal produce, and have the 'Taste Our Best' award for their food.
For those B&Bs which don't offer dinner, they can often recommend restaurants and pubs in the local area where you can get a good meal. Our B&Bs are happy to make table reservations for you - simply ask your hosts. Due to Covid-19, pre-booking tables for restaurants would be advisable.
5 Star GOLD award-winning luxury accommodation at Nithbank Country Estate in this secluded Scottish Country House just 14 miles from Dumfries. Choice of 2 suites (super-kingsize double). Set in ancient woodland with river frontage and breath taking views, this is a peaceful retreat where you can also enjoy wildlife watching, field sports, fishing, golf, walking, cycling, mountain biking, distilleries, castles and the Galloway Forest Park. Exclusive use private dining options. Your hosts champion locally sourced, seasonal Scottish produce and support many talented local producers. Green Tourism Gold award and Biosphere Certification Mark from the Galloway and Southern Ayrshire UNESCO Biosphere for their commitment to sustainability. Taste our Best award. BOOK NOW
This 5 Star Victorian Arts and crafts mansion is secluded in its own garden, yet only 5 minutes walk from Perth town centre. Woodcroft House enjoys views across Perth to the Perthshire hills and is ideal for visiting Central Scotland. Choice of 3 luxurious en-suite rooms including a Suite with an Emperor 7ft x 7ft bed (2 rooms have a bath tub as well as separate shower), plus an additional room for larger parties. Your host Claire is passionate about food and serves meals in the Peacock Dining Room. Enjoy an extensive Continental Buffet and healthy hot options for breakfast with local produce. An à la carte menu is available in the evenings featuring options such as game, seafood, meat and poutry, plus an extensive range of plant based vegan and vegetarian dishes, along with a gluten free menu. Relax in opulent surroundings with candlelight and a roaring log fire. Homemade Afternoon Tea (extra charge) can be savoured in the garden, guest lounge or dining room. Taste our Best award. BOOK NOW
This elegant Country House near Blairgowrie is set in private grounds in the rolling countryside of eastern Perthshire. This tranquil retreat is the perfect base for walking and cycling or exploring the Angus Glens, Dundee, Fife and the Cairngorm mountains. Recently renovated, it offers 2 ensuite bedrooms: 1 super king/twin and 1 king with a sofa bed for up to 2 children (aged up to 12). Evening meals are available by special request. Your hostess Liz is a trained Nutritional Therapist who offers good home cooking with vegetables from the garden when in season. Enjoy home baking in the guests' sitting room in the afternoons. Only 90 minutes north of Edinburgh. BOOK NOW
This idyllic 4 Star countryside retreat has panoramic views and amazing sunsets. Just 5 miles from St Andrews, it is ideal for exploring Fife and Dundee. 1 luxury suite with slipper bath, ensuite shower and private balcony. 3 kingsize/superking ensuite rooms with power shower and/or bath. All rooms are provided with designer toiletries, blackout blinds, flat screen TV, hairdryer, fridge with water and fresh milk, shortbread, etc. If you don't want to dine out in the evening, you can pre-order a delicious Charcuterie Board. Champagne, flowers and chocolates can be ordered as extras for that special occasion. Discover the quaint little towns and villages of the picturesque East Neuk of Fife, or enjoy walking on The Fife Coastal Path & Pilgrims Way. Historic attractions, golf courses, watersports, wildlife watching. BOOK NOW
This 4 Star GOLD B&B near Dufftown is in the heart of the Whisky and Castle Trails of north-east Scotland and close to the Cairngorms National Park. Set in beautifully landscaped gardens with a stream and summer house, and views of nearby Auchindoun Castle. Castleview offers an exclusive Fine Dining Experience with Dinner, B&B breaks where you can enjoy a 6-course tasting menu on the first night of your stay. You can also indulge in a Whisky or Seafood themed 3-course dinner on subsequent nights. Your host, Ian, trained with Nick Nairn and is a enthusiastic amateur chef who prides himself in using locally sourced produce for delicious home cooked meals. Choice of 2 ensuite rooms (double or twin). Castleview is ideal for outdoor activities, golf, fishing, distilleries and castles. BOOK NOW
This 4 star Highland lodge sits in mature grounds on the edge of the village of Newtonmore in the Cairngorms National Park. Choice of ensuite kingsize double or twin bedrooms overlooking the gardens (some have a bath tub as well as a walk in shower). Enjoy a full Scottish breakfast or one of the daily specials. This area is perfect for wildlife spotting and outdoor activities. Ideally situated for exploring the Cairngorms, Speyside, Loch Ness and the Highlands with many distilleries and historic attractions within a short drive. Aviemore 16 miles, Inverness 45 miles, Fort William 45 miles. Evening meals are homecooked for groups of 4 people or more. Taste Our Best award. BOOK NOW
This 4 star Gold B&B on the Black Isle sits in an acre of landscaped gardens with views to the surrounding hills. Guests can relax in the garden room, the guest lounge or the garden itself. Only 20 minutes drive from Inverness, it is ideal for exploring Loch Ness, Glen Affric, Moray, the North Coast 500 and the Highlands. You can also go dolphin watching nearby. Choice of 3 guest rooms with double, twin and family sleeping arrangements - although only one party of guests may stay at any given time so you will have exclusive use. Breakfast is prepared by your hostess using eggs from her own hens. Dinners are available by arrangement featuring the finest meat and seafood including langoustines and scallops caught locally. Choose 2 or 3 courses (see sample menu). BOOK NOW
This 4 Star B&B is situated in Glenmoriston near Loch Ness, half way between Inverness and the Isle of Skye. Set in its own grounds surrounded by open views and forests, it's perfect for hill walking or an ideal touring base. Choice of double/twin bedrooms or a large suite for 4 people. Extensive breakfast menu with local produce. Evening meals (1, 2 or 3 courses) are available with prior notice. Taste our Best award. BOOK NOW
This 4 Star GOLD B&B is located in the far north of Sutherland on the spectacular North Coast 500. Sharvedda has panoramic views over Strathy Bay and is ideal for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts wanting a remote, tranquil getaway. Explore Sutherland's mountains and coast - see birds, marine wildlife, sea stacks, caves and beaches. Visit the Castle of Mey or take the ferry to Orkney. Choice of 2 guest bedrooms (1 double and 1 twin). Meals are served in the conservatory with views from Strathy Point to Dunnet Head and across the waters of the Pentland Firth to the Orkney Islands. Light evening meals are available by arrangement (homemade soup and a toastie with a side salad, plus homemade cakes and tea/coffee). BOOK NOW