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Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa

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Indoor pool, open 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, sun loungers
Indoor pool, open 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, sun loungers
Terrace/Patio
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe

Overview of Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa

Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa

5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPitlochry Festival Theatre9 min walk
  • Popular LocationPitlochry Power Station and Dam15 min walk
  • Popular LocationRob Roy Way - North19 min walk
  • AirportPerth, Scotland (PSL)47 min drive

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About this area

Pitlochry

Located in Pitlochry, Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa is in a rural area and on the riverwalk. Pitlochry Festival Theatre and Bells Blair Athol Distillery are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Blair Castle and Castle Menzies. Discover the area's wildlife on a nearby safari, or try your luck with game drives and game viewing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Pitlochry Festival Theatre - 9 min walk
  • Pitlochry Power Station and Dam - 15 min walk
  • Rob Roy Way - North - 19 min walk
  • Bells Blair Athol Distillery - 3 min drive
  • Pitlochry Golf Club - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Pitlochry Station - 18 min walk
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 73 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fonab Brasserie — 1 min walk
  • Sandemans Fine Dining — 1 min walk
  • Drummonds — 15 min walk
  • FernCottage — 16 min walk
  • Victoria's Restaurant — 16 min walk

About this property

Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa

5-star luxury hotel near Pitlochry Festival Theatre
2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free cooked-to-order breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking, and free train station pick-up. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and a sauna are onsite. All 34 soundproofed rooms feature free wired Internet and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes.
Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa offers 34 accommodations with iPod docking stations and espresso makers. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.

This Pitlochry hotel provides complimentary wired Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include safes and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

The onsite spa has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free valet parking on site
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) up to 0.5 miles
  • Free 24-hour roundtrip train station shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 7 AM–10 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Boat tours
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Wine tasting room

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Firepit
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 4 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Couples dining
  • Renovated entire property - July 2016
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels
  • iPod dock

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of GBP 30.00 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome
2 per room
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 30.00 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station; guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property
Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Castle Fonab
Fonab Castle
Fonab Castle Hotel
Fonab Castle Pitlochry
Fonab Hotel
Fonab Castle Hotel Pitlochry, Scotland
Fonab Castle Hotel Pitlochry
Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa Hotel
Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa Pitlochry
Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa Hotel Pitlochry

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4.7
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 213 out of 263 reviews
5 - Excellent 81%
Rating 4 - Good. 32 out of 263 reviews
4 - Good 12%
Rating 3 - Okay. 14 out of 263 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 263 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 263 reviews
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4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent in all aspects
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Fonab; We’ll be back!
What a gem of a hotel with truly excellent service in the brasserie, the spa and the concierge. We’ll be back. Even with Covid restrictions in place the stay and the food was amazing.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020