Design Features

Saddle up at Hampton by Hilton Hamilton Park Hotel

Wed 7th August 2019

The £10m, 118-room Hampton by Hilton Hamilton Park Hotel opened last month at Hamilton Racecourse.

Ness Walk

Wed 7th August 2019

Last month The Kingsmill Group opened its new £7m Ness Walk Hotel in Inverness. The new five-star hotel is the latest addition…

Art for Art’s Sake

Tue 6th August 2019

Maybe I am not typical but when I walk into a hotel, the first thing my eye is drawn to is the…

Design focus: The Seafield Arms Hotel

Wed 3rd July 2019

The Seafield Arms Hotel in Cullen, owned by local entrepreneur Charlie Milne, has just re-opened after a £1.3m refurbishment. The hotel, which…

Design Focus: THE BONHAM HOTEL

Thu 2nd May 2019

By Susan Young One of Edinburgh’s original boutique hotels, The Bonham Hotel, has now had a top-to-toe refurbishment. Last year saw the…

Moxy

Thu 10th January 2019

Moxy Hotels, Marriott International’s experiential hotel brand, opened in Glasgow recently at High Street. Moxy is described by the company as being…

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…