New County Hotel
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Conference facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews New County Hotel Perth
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... paper. The only thing to dislike is carpet in the bathroom. We walked around the village - all the architecture is so attractive, and the hotel has a huge garden behind it. We tried out the bar in the hotel and had a nice discussion with the only local who wasn't focused on the big football game. Then we headed to dinner in the hotel restaurant. No Michelin star, but delicious and reasonably priced.
Now we have to pack and prepare for our early departure to Greece!
We had a great day to visit the Royal Yacht Britannia, voted Scotland's best visitor attraction :)
Ocean Terminal on the Edinburgh waterfront was just a few miles walk and is now the permanent location for this very special royal residence. Launched in 1953, the Britannia was the floating home to Her Majesty The Queen and Royal Family for 44 years ...
... crossing the old bridge on the B934 before climbing up towards Glen Head on the other side of the valley. We had worked out our timings very carefully today so that we would be able to cover the 9 miles to Lochty before we drove into Perth for the Pipe Band Parade through the city between 11 and 12 am, Perth having been granted city status for the Diamond Jubilee. We had varied the route slightly passing along the outer tracks of the Dupplin Castle estate with its magnificent ...
... ourselves sorted out ready for work in the morning. :-(
The bus arrived on time, then off we went back to Newcastle. We collected the car and were back in the house in time to watch Coronation Street at 7.30pm.
So ended a really unexpectedly-good mini cruise round the Highlands and Islands on a little old ship with a charm all of its own, with the weather having been incredibly kind to us. ...
... with the locals, had my first snakebite (cider, beer and blackcurrant) and spent the night at another wedding guest's place. Out for a traditional Scottish breakfast the next morning, haggis and black pudding included! Not as bad as i thought it was going to be, i just didn't think about what it was...would have regretted nottrying it if I hadn't.
We spent the rest of the day wandering around Edinburgh, up to the castle, down the Royal Mile (leads ...