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4 Star Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in Crieff, Strathearn, Scotland

One of Strathearn's "hidden gems" for luxury bed and breakfast accommodation. Recently awarded the prestigious 2014 Certificate of Excellence award for Trip Advisor in Scotland's bed and breakfast rating along with "Taste our best" awarded by Visit Scotland.  This award is only given to attractions that have been deemed fit of delivering a quality eating experience.  Merlindale has been under the professional and capable management of John and Jacky Clifford for the past 18 years.

A 4 star imposing stone villa guesthouse which offers you the utmost in luxury, en-suite bed and breakfast accommodation, coupled with a warm welcome.

This luxurious bed & breakfast has first class, spacious rooms with large en suite bathrooms, TV and free Internet and WiFi in all rooms. Guests can choose between tastefully furnished and individually appointed double or twin bedrooms. The no-expense-spared bathrooms are sunken with free standing Victorian baths and ultra modern power showers.

To help you enjoy a vacation of a lifetime, there is also a big, comfortable sitting room, a library and an elegant dining room, where traditional cooked or lighter breakfasts made from finest fresh local Scottish ingredients are served.  All jams and yoghurts are home made and produce is locally sourced where at all possible.

The south-facing guest house is in a quiet residential area of Crieff, Perthshire, a popular holiday town right in the centre of Scotland.

From your guesthouse you can walk into Crieff, visit the shops, pubs and restaurants, eat out in a selection of first class restaurants and cafes or just amble through this picturesque village.

A number of pursuits for the outdoor enthusiast are also within walking distance so if you are thinking of luxury bed and breakfast in Scotland, this is your place to stop.

Local Events

2014:  The year of the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles, the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and many more events.  

All these within striking distance of Merlindale.  Book now to avoid disappointment.

Crieff & Strathearn

Merlindale B & B Facilities

  • Tea and coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • Free WiFi in all bedrooms
  • Satellite TV in lounge
  • Wi-fi throughout the house
  • Hairdryers
  • Laundry and Ironing facilities.
  • Ideally located for the 2014 Ryder Cup.

Merlindale Awards

  • 2014 Award for Excellence on Trip Advisor
  • Merlindale B and B is in the Michelin guide 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
  • 4 star Scottish Tourist Board award for excellent B and B
  • Merlindale bed and breakfast is mentioned in the Lonely planet
  • 1996 Best B&B in Perthshire - sponsored by Glenturret and awarded by the Scottish Tourist Board
  • 2001 Special commendation for exceeding customer expectations - sponsored by Glenturret and awarded by the Scottish Tourist Board
  • 'Which?' magazine mentions Merlindale in 'where to stay in Perthshire'
  • AA Red Diamond award given to top 10% of B&Bs
  • 03/04, 04/05, 05/06, 06/07, 07/08, 08/09, 09/10, 10/11, 11/12, 12/13, 13/14 AA Red Diamond/Star award
  • "Taste our Best"  Visit Scotland