Totally refurbished & transformed, the Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro Hotel in Dunblane is one of the most famous resort hotels in Scotland. Situated on a hill in over 10 acres of glorious landscaped gardens, it overlooks the stunning Perthshire countryside, the Campsie Fells and the Trossachs. The Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro is a perfect base from which to explore the surrounding 'Braveheart' countryside as, close by, you will find Gleneagles, Stirling Castle, Dunblane Cathedral, Blair Drummond Safari Park, Callander, the Wallace Monument, Rob Roy & the Trossachs visitor Centre, Stirling, and Bannockburn.
Special discounted entrance fees to many of the regions top attractions are offered to all Classic Britain guests staying at Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro Hotel. See Activities for a list and costs.
The facilities have seen a total transformation during the £12m refurbishment completed in 2010:
- All bedrooms have been refurbished
- New Cocktail Bar along with Stuart Lounge & Wallace Lounge
- New contemporary Kailyard Restaurant by Nick Nairn
- New Reception and public areas
- New meeting & function rooms
- New Gym facilities in the Leisure Club
*Kindly refer to noticeboard for important information before making your booking*
The Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro Hotel in Dunblane offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.
Unless specified otherwise, prices are quoted per adult per night.
Childrens reductions are available, for more details see our terms and conditions.
Single Room Supplement £30.00
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The Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro Hotel boasts 200 bedrooms ranging from standard rooms & feature rooms to suites. Each of the beautifully appointed rooms and suites provide every comfort, designed to make your stay at this quality Scottish hotel as relaxing as possible. Each room boasts a luxurious Sweet Dreams bed, an LCD television with on-demand movies, wireless Internet access, complimentary Crabtree & Evelyn toiletries and a fully stocked mini-bar. (All items taken from the mini-bar will automatically be charged to the room account)
Wake up in the comfortable Guest Room, situated in the Stirling Wing of the Doubletree Dunblane Hydro hotel. Unwind with on-demand movies on the LCD TV, or enjoy tea or coffee from the in-room facilities. Some rooms at this quality Scottish hotel boast spectacular views of the Perthshire countryside.
Delxue Rooms (£20prpn)
Located in the main building of this luxury Trossachs hotel, some rooms offer countryside views. Featuring an LCD TV, on-demand movies and wireless internet access, there is a choice of double or twin rooms available. Special touches include extra toiletries and tea and coffee making amenities.
Enjoy a home away from home in this luxury Scottish hotel Suite. Choose from the two-room Stirling Wing suites with separate living area, or upgrade to a luxurious executive suite in the main building to enjoy additional living & dining space. Special touches include the same as the Feature Room plus the addition of wine and complimentary gifts from the gift basket.
Accessible Rooms are also available with roll in shower-wet rooms.
The Dunblane Hydro hotel only has 8 smoking bedrooms and these are on a request only basis and cannot be guaranteed.
There are no dedicated family rooms at Dunblane Hydro. Families can be accommodated in the following ways:
Rooms for families of 3:
This will be a double room with Sofa Bed, which will carry a supplement of £50 per room per night
(Smaller Children under 4 or Babies will have a roll away bed or cot to accommodate children.
Family rooms for 2 adults and 2 children:
Are accommodated in a Junior Suite, which carry an additional supplement of £70 per room per night. This room features a Double Bed and Double Sofa Bed
Families of 5:
Can only be accommodated in interconnecting rooms. 1st room will be charged as above and the second room would be charged 50% of the total adult fare based on the rate their parents have booked.
Rooms for Families are not book able online, please contact Classic Britain direct 0845 1306 241
Wi-Fi is available in bedrooms at £15.00 per 24-hours
- Satellite (Rooms) (Limited)
- Smoking Rooms (On Request)
- Bedroom(s) with Spa Bath in Bathroom (On Request)
The Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro Hotel is great place for a short break or a leisure break - offering a well-equipped leisure club and pamper treatment area
Guests can enjoy complimentary access to Dunblane Hydro's Health & Leisure Club, which features the latest cardio equipment, weights and a 17-metre swimming pool. Create a regime, which suits your specific fitness requirements with a personal trainer, relax with a soothing massage or indulge in a luxurious beauty treatment.
· Manicure & Pedicure
· Body Treatments
· Indian Head Massage
· Spa Days
· Waxing & Tinting
The contemporary Kailyard Restaurant by Nick Nairn at Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro, with beautiful views over the Perthshire countryside caters for all discerning tastes.
The Kailyard by Nick Nairn showcases the style and essence of one of Scotland´s most renowned chefs in the beautiful surroundings of the Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro. It holds true to Nick´s philosophy on food; simple but stunning dishes, created with passion and served with total attention to detail in an environment that's both stylish and welcoming.
The breakfasts are huge from the hotels buffet table. A great way to start your day!
The brand new Lobby Bar & Stuart Lounge provides you with a comfortable setting to sit back relax and enjoy your favourite malt whisky or other tipple.
Breakfast - 07.00 until 10.00
Dinner - 18.00 until 22.00
Lounge/Bar - 08.30 - 23.00
Room Service is 24-hours
Soup of the Day £4.95
Cauliflower and Mull cheddar soup with olive oil croutons (v) £5.50
Classic cocktail of brown shrimps, home smoked salmon, hass avocado & cocktail sauce £8.95
Lime marinated undyed smoked haddock, salad of crab and apple, crispy thyme crostini £6.95
Homemade Ayrshire ham hock terrine with our own piccalilli and warm toast £5.95
Smoked Loch Dhuart salmon, Nick Nairn lemon and brown bread £6.95
Warm chargrilled aubergine, buffalo mozzarella and a smoked paprika salsa (v)£5.95
Chicken liver and foie gras parfait, Cumberland sauce and warm brioche £6.50
Confit Loch Dhuart salmon, wasabi and pickled greens £6.95
Slow roasted pork belly, stornoway black pudding, caramelized apple and crispy bacon salad £6.95
Roast rump of Scottish lamb, dauphinoise potato, crushed peas, broad beans, mint and thyme gravy £16.50
Nicks fish pie - fillets of seasonal market fish, North Atlantic prawns, peas and creamed potatoes £11.50
Roast Scrabster cod fillet with a stew of chorizo, mussels, haricot beans and basil cream sauce £13.95
Saut breast of chicken, king oyster mushroom, parsnips, mash potato and tarragon cream £13.95
Honey and chilli glazed confit duck leg, cabbage, carrots, mash and puy lentil gravy £14.50
Flan of courgette, goats cheese, chopped tomato and pesto (v) £11.50
Pancetta wrapped pork fillet, braised pigs cheek, fondant potato and buttered kail £14.50
250g dry aged Scotch rib eye steak, shoestring fries, watercress, oven roast tomato and crispy shallots:
With your choice of either peppercorn sauce or Caf de Paris butter. £22.95
Pan fried Shetland lemon sole, served on the bone with capers, lemon and parsley. £13.95
Nicks own recipe char-grilled cheese burger with paprika mayonnaise, shoestring fries and our own watercress, oven roasted tomato and crispy shallot salad £11.95
Pan fried potato gnocchi, baby spinach, wild mushrooms, green beans and pesto (v) £12.95
Vanilla panacotta with balsamic strawberries £5.00
Passion fruit delice with mango sorbet £5.00
Warm chocolate fondant £5.50
Baked bitter chocolate tart with crme fraiche and spiced orange syrup £5.00
3 British Cheeses in good Nick £7.50
Apple tart tatin with vanilla ice cream £5.50
Baked vanilla cheesecake with red berries and a sesame tuille £5.50
Pear and frangipane tart with vanilla custard £5.50
Enjoy the playground of the glorious Perthshire countryside during your stay at the Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro hotel, glorious Perthshire countryside, one of Scotland’s favourite luxury hotels.
The hotel can organise falconry lessons on the front lawn, and there are excellent outdoor events such as fishing and karting nearby.
Have a round of golf just five minutes down the road at the Dunblane Golf Club, or travel a little further afield from this quality Scottish hotel to tread the hallowed greens of Gleneagles. As well as running a restaurant in the hotel, the renowned chef Nick Nairn has a cook-school nearby, teaching visitors how to create stunning dishes with the very best Scottish produce.
Just let them know and they can arrange your Scottish outdoor events.
Outdoor Activities (all are within a short driving distance from Dunblane Hydro Hotel)
Nick Nairn Cook School – £165 per person per day class
Renock Farm Horse Riding & Trekking – £16 per person 1 hour Trek
Hill Walking (C n do Scotland) from £20 per person guided walk
Classic Car Hire - from £140 per day
Cruise on Loch Katrine – 15% discount on admission price for Dunblane Hydro Guests
Phoenix Falconry – from £25
Knockhuill Racing Circuit – from £75
Golf at Dunblane New Golf Club – ( 5 mins walk) from £30 per round
Cycle Hire (Wheels Cycling Centre) – from £6.00 per day
Fishing (Orchill Trout Fishery) – from £13.50
Stirling Castle – 20% discount
Wallace Monument - 2 for 1 entry on
Stirling Old Town Jail - 2 for 1 entry
Bannockburn Heritage Centre - 20% discount
- Horse Riding (Arrangeable)
- Nature Reserves (Arrangeable)
- Quad Biking (Arrangeable)
08/05/13 - The Health club will close for refurbishment from Sunday 2nd June until 13th June 2013.
I am sure many of you will be delighted that the club is now receiving this investment and will be happy to see the upgrades being carried out.
When staying on a break inclusive of Dinner guests receive an allowance of £32.50 per person per night allocated (this is for food only and does not include drinks). Unless otherwise stated.
DUNBLANE HYDRO WILL ONLY ACCEPT 1 NIGHT STAYS ON A SATURDAY ON CERTAIN DATES WITHIN A 6-WEEK PERIOD ANY DATES AFTER THIS CANNOT BE ACCEPTED. PLEASE CONTACT CLASSIC BRITAIN PRIOR TO BOOKING.
Please contact Classic Britain prior to booking to avoid disappointment when booking a Room Upgrade
When booking for Festive Breaks, please book the Festive Package. If you book on the short break rates you will NOT be included in any of the Festive Programme.
Dogs are welcome at the Dunblane Hydro however they are not allowed in the public areas.
Best Room Available - you will be allocated the best available room on check in. Please note that a superior room is not guaranteed, unless you have opted to pay the supplement for a guaranteed upgrade.