Design Features

DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Spa and Golf Resort

Thu 15th November 2018

The former Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort in Cumbernauld, home of Scotland’s only Seve Ballesteros-designed golf course, is now part of a…

Design Feature: The Machrie Hotel

Thu 18th October 2018

A little bird told us that even his shattered migrated cousins are whistling a happier tune since operator Campbell Gray Hotels, on…

DESIGN FOCUS: NATIVE GLASGOW AT THE ANCHOR LINE 

Thu 18th October 2018

12 ST VINCENT PLACE, GLASGOW Native Glasgow is located in the former headquarters of the Anchor Line Shipping Company at 12 St…

Design Focus: Hotel Indigo

Wed 12th September 2018

Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) is massively contributing to what we can safely say is Dundee’s renaissance with the opening of Hotel Indigo…

£1.7M investment in The Invercarse Hotel in Dundee

Thu 7th June 2018

The Invercarse Hotel in Dundee has just benefitted from a £1.7m investment by owners Gordon and Martina Whiting. The hotel, which comes…

Design Focus: Blythswood Square Hotel in Glasgow

Wed 21st February 2018

The Principal Blythswood Square Hotel in Glasgow has unveiled it’s refreshed and reimagined guest rooms and suites. The refurbishment includes the creation…

Design Focus: The Balmoral Suite, Cornhill Castle

Mon 16th October 2017

Manorview have just invested £200,000 in creating a Honeymoon suite fit for a Queen so it’s not surprising that the group have called…

Design Focus: The Strathaven Hotel

Sun 15th October 2017

The Strathaven Hotel – Strathaven. As we revealed last month The Strathaven Hotel in Strathven has already undergone a transformation having been taken…

Design Feature: Plumpy Duck

Mon 4th September 2017

Plumpy Duck – The Bowfield Hotel & Country Club, Howwood Originally bought out of receivership in 2012, five years of hard work have…

Design Feature: Dunstane Houses

Sun 3rd September 2017

Dunstane Houses – 4 West Coates, Edinburgh Walk through the pristinely kept garden and into the entranceway at Dunstane House and you’ll find…

Perle Hotels Launch Their Second Luxury Hotel

Sun 18th June 2017

Perle Hotels have opened the Perle Oban Hotel, on the site of the former Oban Caledonian hotel, in Station Square in the…

Seamill Hydro Unveils its New Pavilion

Sat 17th June 2017

When the team at Seamill Hydro, in Ayrshire, embarked on ambitious plans to completely remodel their wedding and conference facilities, they all…

Design Focus: The Marmalade Hotel

Fri 12th May 2017

As part of a wider programme to refresh their unique portfolio of boutique hotels on the Isle of Skye and West Coast…

A New Chapter for Auchrannie

Thu 11th May 2017

When I last visited Auchrannie Resort & Spa in Arran in June 2015, work had just finished on 20 new luxury rooms.…

Design Focus: Cornhill Castle

Mon 10th April 2017

Cornhill Castle in Biggar has just had a complete revamp of its banqueting suite which has now been transformed into a Grand…