Alexander House, Auchterarder, PH3 1PW

Just a few things to keep you amused…

You'll never want to leave (so we have been told many times)! Whether you come to to Alexander House for a day, a weekend or stay even longer – there is so much to see and do.

Foodies will be indulged with top-notch dining options. Golf enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice, adrenaline junkies have countless adventures right on the doorstep, or maybe you’d prefer to relax in a wonderful spa environment?

Take your pick from what the local area has to offer... click on the links below to find out more.

To help you get your bearings....

Glasgow - 1 hour by train/driving and Edinburgh - 1 hour by train/driving
Guide to local drive times: Stirling (20 mins), Perth (20 mins), Crieff (15 mins), and Aberfeldy (1 hour)

 

 

 

 

 

FROM FINE-DINING TO FISH N’ CHIPS!

Andrew Fairlie at Gleneagles, Auchterarder (2 * Michelin)

The Stratearn at Gleneagles, Auchterarder (2 Rosettes)

The Peat Inn, near St Andrews

Chez Roux at Cromlix House Hotel, Dunblane

The Barley Bree, Muthill/Creiff (15 minutes drive)

Dormy Clubhouse Bar & Grill at Gleneagles, Auchterarder

Afternoon Tea at Gleneagles, Auchterarder

Duchally House Hotel - 2 miles across fields, (5 mins drive)  

Tormaukin, Glendevon (10 mins drive or 7 miles walk across the back hills)

The Cairn – (The Grill)

Café Kisa, Auchterarder

The Chocolate Galley - Café – just the best chocolate possible, perfect for a winter warmer or an iced milk shake in the summer!

The Century Bar at Gleneagles, Auchterarder

Auchterarder 70 (bespoke craft beer and luxury bar snacks) at Gleneagles, Auchterarder

Delivinos, Auchterarder - Takeaway Italian thin based pizzas, delicious Deli Boards, and eat in pasta, deli and pizzas.  Open evenings too.  

Corbie and Cheip – delicious snacks, delicious delicatessen and fabulous wines

Sheray Punjab, Auchterarder - will deliver to Alexander House for numbers over 10 on a weekend only and does both Indian food and pizzas from the wood-fired oven.  

Honeyflower Chinese Takeaway, Auchterarder t:01764 663734

102 The High Street Fish n' Chips, Auchterarder t:01764 662530

 

 

 

 

 

SPA & PAMPERING

 

 

 

 

 

A FEW ROUNDS OF GOLF…

 

 

 

 

 

OUTDOORS & ADVENTURE

Archery - Rannoch Archery

Shooting, Quad Bikes, Tank Driving & Segways - Auchterhouse Country Sports

Scotland Shooting - Clay Shooting  (20 minutes drive). We are happy to arrange a clay shoot for anyone staying at Alexander House.  Please just email us your requirements or contact Scotland Shooting direct for more information.

Bushcraft & Adventure Walking - Do It Outdoors: Walks in the Ochils, and then to Ben Vorlich Walk. Ian, our local survival expert can teach you how to survive in the wilds of Comrie, or equally arrange a party for the children.

Highland 4x4 Safaris - both children AND adults love these safaris! And take the opportunity to stop at look at the Queen's View along Strathtummel at the same time.

Horse Riding at Gleneagles

Fishing - The Tay Salmon Fisheries

White Water Rafting & River Adventure - Splash

Canyoning & Highlining - Splash

Kayaking - Beyond Adventure

A SPOT OF RETAIL THERAPY?

SIGHTSEEING, CASTLE & GARDENS

Perth Races
Although fixtures do not start until 21st April, there is often Polo being played.  Contact the racecourse for details.

Ghost Tours - Stirling Ghost Walk

The Enchanted Forest Aberfeldy

Castles - Stirling - 25 mins drive away, Doune - 20 mins drive away, Blair Atholl - 45 mins away, Scone Palace, Perth - 20 mins away, Glamis Castle not too far away

Drummond Castle Gardens - 15 mins drive away.

Find out more at: Historic Scotland 

CLASSIC CARS & TOURING

 

 

 

 

 

WHISKY & GIN TASTING

CHOCOLATE MAKING – YUM!

Highland Chocolatier

Chocolate Galley – Auchterarder (offers chocolate making courses)