Many Scottish tourism businesses have close working relationships with the international travel trade. In this section you’ll find a comprehensive directory of all those companies who have stepped forward and committed to special rates, discounts and commissions exclusively available for the travel trade.
From whisky distilleries to airlines and from language courses to barge tours – search our database to complete your itinerary or simply browse for new ideas! You’ll not only find the service you are looking for, but also an indication of the commission levels granted as well as full contact details for the business in question.
Private Tours Edinburgh
Private Tours offer half day and one day tours in central Scotland and the Highlands. Tours include: Outlander tours (three to six film locations); Whisky tours; tours of Falkirk, featuring a visit to the Kelpies, the Falkirk Wheel and Callendar House; Photo tours of the Highlands of Scotland; Castle tours including Midhope Castle (Lallybroch), Doune Castle (Castle Leoch), Linlithgow Palace (Wentworth Prison), Aberdour Castle and Blackness Castle (Fort William).
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
Guests can indulge in a variety of flavours from around Scotland with a personal Whisky Ambassador to guide them through each unique whisky. Whether you are a complete novice or a whisky expert we can create a bespoke whisky tasting to cater for your interest, timescale and occasion. We have a fantastic range of private dining options at The Scotch Malt Whisky Society to suit all budgets from hearty Scottish fayre to Fine Dining Cuisine.
Highland Discovery Tours
Highland Discovery Tours offers day trips around Inverness Skye and the Highlands from Inverness and the Port of Cromarty Firth Invergordon For cruise ship tours we have a full range available at affordable group prices visit Cawdor castle, Lochness, Culloden Battlefield, Urquhart Castle, Millionaires View, Falls of Shin, Dunrobin Castle, Isle of Skye, Eilean Donan Castle, Fairy pools, Kilt rock and more
At Ardconnel Court we have eight luxury self-catering apartments overlooking Inverness Castle. The apartments sleep 2-6 people with bedrooms, bathrooms, a fully equipped open-plan kitchen and living room. Available for short or long term lets. Private parking and free WIFI.
We can offer 16 individually designed en-suite bedrooms which consist of 2 Four-poster rooms, 2 Family Rooms and 12 Double rooms and our room rates include a hearty breakfast.
Our Restaurant is open every evening from 6pm – 9pm (pre-booking recommended) and our chefs use wherever possible only the finest fresh local ingredients in preparing our food.
We are also a beautiful wedding venue and can accommodate conferences and many other functions.
Mill of Dess Lodge
The Mill of Dess Lodge is set in the heart of a privately owned estate comprising 428 acres which lies on the north bank of the world famous salmon river in Royal Deeside and just downstream from Balmoral. Recently the owners have carefully and accurately restored much of the estate to its full potential. The Lodge can accommodate 20 guests under one roof in style and comfort not only in the generous size of each bedroom but also the sitting room and dining room which can seat a full house without feeling crammed or crowded.
The Lodge is fully staffed and the in-house Chef prepares all meals in our state of the art professional kitchen installed as part of the conversion. The Mill of Dess Lodge offers 10 double/twin bedrooms each with a private bathroom. Private guests can book the whole house on an Exclusive Use basis which offers a luxury home-from-home for special family celebrations.
High Spirits Tours
Small group, Banchory-based tour operator offering prescribed or bespoke to client tours around Scotland. Specialise in "slow tourism" travelling at the pace the client is comfortable with. We love to highlight the great quality of food and drink around Scotland and love to promote the distilleries and food producers on our tours. We do offer tours for larger groups with smaller vehicles operating in convoy.
Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort
Positioned along the Scottish coastline, Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort is the ultimate spot for golf, fishing, dining, events and luxury self-catering holidays in a peaceful setting.
Whether you are adventuring into the Angus countryside to bag some Munros or uncovering Scotland’s coolest city, the resort is an ideal base for exploring. Broughty Ferry and the City of Dundee are only minutes away, and Edinburgh, Glasgow, Perth and Aberdeen are all within easy reach.
By Broughty Ferry,
Pirate Boats Ltd
We provide fast Rib Boat Seafari trips on the Tay Estuary. Seeing sights such as the V and A museum from the water, Lighthouses, Bottlenose Dolphins, Grey seals and much more. Safe and comfortable boats with knowledgeable guides. Individuals as well as small and large groups can be catered for. We are the nu,ber one outdoor activity in Dundee and Angus with a 5 star rating. Our trips depart from the harbour adjacent to Broughty Ferry castle.
The View Oban
The View is Oban’s top events and entertainment venue, with incredible views of the ‘Gateway to the Isles’. We offer live music, ceilidh, Scottish shows for up to 300 guests. The View is a flexible event space and is suitable for corporate gatherings.
Scottish Classic Tours
Looking for something a little bit different? Ideally located between Glasgow and Edinburgh Scottish Classic Tours offers personalised, private and bespoke tours of Scotland for up to five persons in classic vehicles such as a fully restored Volkswagen campervan or award winning Rover. Tours can be either of half, full or multi day duration with each itinerary being perfectly matched to client requests. Whether its castles, mountains, wildlife, whisky or Outlander locations our full Highland dress wearing expert guide with previous Royalty and Diplomatic Protection experience will ensure your customers take home unforgettable memories.
The Edinburgh Dungeon is a unique, award-winning, immersive actor-based attraction including 2 thrilling rides and 11 live shows, taking visitors on a journey through Edinburgh's darkest history. Bringing together a cast of theatrical actors, special effects, 360 degree sets and rides in an exciting walk-through experience that visitors can see, hear, touch, smell and feel.
We are a small, independent company specialising in taking visitors into the Highlands to discover the beauty, culture and history of Scotland.
Tour in a luxury Land Rover Discovery to appreciate the magnificent lochs, glens, wildlife, history and culture with your own private guide.
All our guides are local Perthshire residents with a thorough knowledge of all things Scottish.
Granite City Tour Company
Granite City Tour Company specialise in bespoke, personalised day trip packages. Based in Aberdeen, our fleet of executive vehicles can accommodate any party size 7 days a week. Whether you are looking to book a VIP trip to sample the ‘Water of Life’ from one of the many whisky distilleries located on our doorstep, soaking up some of the 300+ famous and historic castles, or even corporate events – whatever your needs, we promise to offer something for everyone.
Badentoy Business Centre,
From traditional favourites to light bites, all of our food is lovingly prepared by an award-winning chef using only the freshest seasonal ingredients. With Perth on our doorstep, we'd be crazy not to make the most of the incredible locally sourced produce that forms such an important part of the Scottish experience.
Murrayshall & Lynedoch Golf Course
Put your skills to the test on our Lynedoch and Murrayshall golf courses covering 365 acres of our hillside estate. Test the accuracy and power of your tee shots on our Murrayshall Course or brave the tight fairways and bracken-filled gullies of the Lynedoch Course.
The Borders Distillery
The Borders Distillery is the first Scotch Whisky Distillery in the picturesque Scottish Borders since 1837. Located in the middle of Hawick, it is housed in fully restored Victorian industrial buildings. Great care was taken to preserve the built heritage of the site and your clients will learn about the design and operation of our distillery during a tour with us. Tours run every hour Monday – Saturday and are fully accessible. Bespoke and private tours are also available. Sorry we cannot accommodate larger coach parties.
scottish terrier tours
Scottish Terrier Tours is a family run tour company based in the west of Scotland, providing 1 day to 12 day tours. We are specialists in itinerary planning, making sure you see the best that Scotland has to offer during your visit. Let us plan your Scottish trip of a lifetime providing the best accommodation, food and scenery that our beautiful country has to offer.
Trump Turnberry, a Luxury Collection Resort
Created in the grand style in the early years of the 20th century, Trump Turnberry, a Luxury Collection Resort is one of Scotland's national treasures and winner of Scottish Hotel of the Year at the 2018 Scottish Hotel Awards. As you approach the resort, the miles of glorious west coast of Scotland give way to the familiar soft green of the world famous golf courses, swiftly followed by your first glimpse of the unmistakable red roofs of this Edwardian era hotel.
Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club
Impressively situated in 1,000 acres of parkland lies the four-star Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club. With spectacular views to Edinburgh Castle and the Forth Bridges, it’s a celebration of Scottish heritage. With 215 bedrooms and a range of restaurants and bars, this historic resort also features two 18-hole golf courses and a range of luxurious leisure facilities. Dalmahoy lies just 20 minutes from Edinburgh city centre and 10 minutes from Edinburgh Airport.
MGM Muthu Hotels – Muthu Ben Doran Hotel
The Ben Doran surrounded by Alpine forests boasts of a gorgeous mountain view, nestled in its own sheltered seven-acre garden in the mountain village of Tyndrum on the northern edge of the Loch Lomond National Park. The hotel was built creatively with the unique feature of having the dining room and lounges on the top floor to offer guests spectacular views of the beautiful scenery. Another masterful touch can be found in the design of the bedrooms which are extremely spacious and boast all the comforts you need to make your stay at The Ben Doran as tranquil and relaxing as possible. Tyndrum is sited on the Scottish Goldfield and, in 1997, a team of geologists found a gold seam only two miles from the village.
Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway
Less than an hour’s drive from Edinburgh and Glasgow, we’ve got great facilities for groups. Explore Scotland’s largest railway museum, we’ll reserve a wonderfully restored carriage just for you, great discounts, free places for group leader and coach driver as well as a meal voucher for the driver in our Station Buffet. There is plenty of free parking and we can even offer Afternoon Tea on a steam train for a perfect touch of nostalgia (subject to availability). Also an Outlander location.
4×4 Hire (Scotland) Ltd
At 4x4 Hire Scotland Ltd we have one of the UK’s ultimate collections of prestige and commercial 4x4s available for hire throughout the UK. With our ever expanding range of off-road vehicles, we are guaranteed to have the perfect all-terrain machine for your next adventure. We have established a vast client base including film companies, the Police Force, all sectors of the hospitality and tourism industry and even Royalty! 4x4 Hire (Scotland) Ltd was established in 2000 by a team of motor trade experts with over 30 years’ experience in commercial vehicle hire. Only minutes from Scotland’s main airports, our depots in Edinburgh and Glasgow can deliver or collect vehicles from anywhere in the country.
Ratho Station, Newbridge,
Riddle's Court, where the 16th & 21st Centuries Collide! Riddle's Court is a historic jewel in Edinburgh's Old Town. Hidden away until recently it is a beautiful & atmospheric 16th century building offering a unique venue for exceptional events and spectacular entertaining. Following a £6 million refurbishment it was reopened by HRH Prince of Wales in September 2017. From tours, meetings, tourist experiences, drink gatherings, parties or dinning, the Events team will help you develop great unique visits and experiences here.