New Year in Scotland, also known as the Hogmanay, is celebrated with four days of effervescent street parties, amazing concerts and lively Scottish ceilidhs. Every year, between the 31 st of December and 4th of January,all the major Scottish cities are bustling with street markets, fairground rides and ice rinks. The opening of the Hogmanay celebration is marked by torch carriers that traditionally walk through the cities’ streets. The ideal way to enjoy all these and many more is to browse some luxury New Year breaks in Scotland available online and book theone that suits you best.
A romantic New Year break can be booked from hotels-of-distinction.com on the shores of the famous Loch Ness. A Hogmanay package at the luxurious Loch Ness Lodge will cost you £975 pp in a premium plus room for a 3 day break. Away from the busy world, you can relax in a sumptuous setting overlooking Loch Ness and enjoy traditional entertainment with local music. A whisky tasting and a 6 course gourmet feast will await you on New Year’s Day.
The Balbirnie Hotel in Fife (balbirnie.co.uk) is another idea for luxury New Year Breaks in Scotland. Here guests can take part in the “Black Tie and Ball Gown” Hogmanay Ball, which starts at 7 p.m on New Year’s Eve. You will enjoy champagne and a 5 course meal, while a band will play traditional Scottish music. The price of the ball is £110 per person. As for accommodation, you can reserve now a two nights’ stay (arriving on December 31st ) for the price of £345 per person. This is a splendid way of spending a memorable New Year’s Eve!