Kinross Centre - Perth and Kinross - 13.72 miles
Kinross Scotland is a beautiful place bordered by Perthshire, Fife and Clackmannanshire. Set amidst gently rolling hills it is the ideal location for hillwalking, golf, cycling, fishing, bird watching or just relaxing and enjoying the beauty of Scotland. The county town, Kinross, is situated at junction 6 on the M90 providing easy access from Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee and Perth. Known as the gateway to the Highlands, Kinross-shire nestles around Loch Leven where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned in 1567 on Castle Island. For a small county Kinross-shire is rich in history and natural beauty. Queen Margaret of Scotland, William Wallace and Robert the Bruce are just a few of the well known B
Auchterarder Golf Club - Auchterarder - 13.87 miles
Auchterarder Golf Club is located in the heart of Perthshire, Scotland and welcomes visitors all year round. Auchterarder Golf Club is approximately 50 miles from Glasgow and Edinburgh. Our parkland course has spectacular views towards Glendevon and runs along side the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles. An easy walking course of 5775 yards it has a variety of holes with 6 challenging par 3s. Our comfortably refurbished clubhouse offers bar snacks and a full menu and is popular with visiting golf parties throughout the year. We hope to see you at Auchterarder Golf Club soon.
Ladybank Golf Club - Ladybank - 14.26 miles
Those of us who are fortunate enough to play Ladybank on a regular basis are fulsome in our praise of the course and its surroundings. On a fine summer's day there is no finer place on earth - there is no doubt in our minds that this is a course of outstanding quality and rare beauty. A heathland course of Championship status (Par 71) set amongst heather, pine trees and silver birch. The Championship course (6754 yards) has two loops of nine holes - visitors generally use the blue course (6299 yards). For visitors interested in the natural beauty of their surroundings Ladybank also provides valuable wildlife habitat for a range of flora and fauna, which is both locally and nationally uncommo
Perth Racing - 2 miles
Perth race course and has five meeting per year -
April-May July-August and September A visit to Perth Racecourse will be a day watching the finest horses and jockeys compete in one of the most historical locations of all the UK’s jump racecourses. Sharing our grounds with Scone Palace, the original site of the Stone of Destiny upon which old Kings of Scotland were crowned, and bordering the mighty River Tay, a day at Perth Races will be an unforgettable experience. We have 14 exciting and varied race days planned for the summer season in 2012, ranging from Family Day to Ladies Day to our popular Tartan Party Night. Each fixture will typically have 6 or 7 races.
Murryhall golf course - 3 miles
The Murrayshall Estate is home to both the Murrayshall and Lynedoch Golf Courses. Two prestigious but very different eighteen hole courses, they provide a hugely enjoyable challenge for guests and visiting golfers.
With a magnificent blank canvas of beautiful landscape, Hamilton J Stutt had over 350 acres of Perthshire countryside to work with. Laid out before him was a mature woodland estate dating back to the 1600's. He sympathetically used the natural contours and the Murrayshall course meanders through tree lined fairways, undulating parkland and has several natural burns which have been used to protect the large greens.
Scone Palace - 2 miles
The crowning place of Scottish Kings.
Once the crowning place of the Kings of Scots, Scone Palace occupies a unique position in the history of Scotland. A breathtakingly beautiful place of power and mystery and the rightful home of the celebrated Stone of Scone - also known as the Stone of Destiny. Scone Palace is regarded as a national treasure and is revered as the historic jewel in the crown of Scotland.
Today, Scone Palace, just outside Perth is the home of the Earls of Mansfield, and a 5 star visitor attraction to visitors from around the world. There is so much to see and enjoy at Scone Palace, the history, the art and antiques, the superb landscape and architecture.