Scotland: a terrific location for hotel weekend breaks
If you’re looking for an extremely varied choice of hotel weekend breaks, Scotlandis definitely the place to go. This relatively small country is bursting with different activities and sightseeing opportunities, and is well served by comfortable hotels.
The bulk of Scotland's population is contained in the central belt, so its major cities will provide all the accommodation you require for weekend breaks. Edinburgh and Glasgow are steeped in history, culture and, naturally, superb shopping facilities. Further north, you can travel into the mountainous Highlands, containing an abundance of scenery.
Recommended hotel weekend breaks in Scotland
Superbreak (www.superbreak.com) is a great place to begin searching for hotels specialising in weekend breaks, with over 200 to choose from.
If your ideal break is savouring some 5-star hospitality, then Glasgow’s Menzies Hotel would fit the bill. Ideally located in the centre of Scotland’s most populous city, the hotel’s 250 rooms all exude style, with floor to ceiling windows and free high-speed internet access. A double room with full breakfast will cost £95 per adult.
Aberdeen’s Holiday Inn is comfortable and economic, and the perfect springboard for exploration of Scotland’s north-east and Highlands. Ideal for golfing enthusiasts, a double room will cost £52.75 per adult.
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Cheap Scottish weekend hotel breaks
Macdonald Inchyra Hotel and Spa are currently accepting bookings for Christmas breaks: three nights dinner, bed and breakfast, plus Christmas Lunch, for £295.