Welcome to the Plockton Hotel Blog! Here we'll keep you up to date with all the latest news and events at The Plockton Hotel.


30 January
Want to join the team?

WE’RE RECRUITING! The Plockton Hotel is looking for people to fill a range of positions for this coming season (full time and part time positions available). Available positions are: Breakfast/Lunch Chef Kitchen Assistant Bar Staff Waitering Staff Some previous experience is helpful but not essential as we will provide full training. Please send CV’s (or enquiries) […]

Gin, gin and more gin

25 May

We LOVE gin but what we love most is introducing new gin to our customer at our annual Real Ale & Gin Festival. If you couldn’t make it to the festival, this is what you missed in our “New to the Festival” line-up:                  Misty Isle – Winner in […]

Meet the Breweries…

19 May

An essential ingredient of our Real Ale & Gin Festival is…Real Ale! Meet the breweries who are taking part in the Festival this weekend… The Black Isle Brewery from Inverness has its own organic farm where they grow malting barley for brewing. They even have their own brewery house cow, called Frieda, who eats the malt […]

Of all the gin joints…

16 April

…we think that ours might just be the most beautiful. Yes, the Real Ale & Gin Festival at The Plockton Hotel is back next month and our favourite botanical creations will be back with abundance. For 2017, we will be pouring old favourites along with some new recruits. Four gins that will be making their appearance […]

The Plockton Hotel from the air

25 November

Earlier this week we received a lovely message from a previous guest of The Plockton Hotel. Andrew Strelczak writes: “A few months back I had a delightful stay at your hotel. While I was there I was able to get my drone into the air in the surrounding area and get a few minutes video of […]

Winter getaways

04 October

Have a cosy break this Winter with The Plockton Hotel. Now that October is here we’re introducing our Winter Offer (although, it seems, not the Winter weather…it’s Summer-esque in Plockton just now). October 2016 1st – 31st October: 3 nights for the price of 2 (available when dining with us each evening) 1st – 31st […]

Meet the Gin

26 May
Real Ale & Gin Festival

The Real Ale & Gin Festival is finally here, and with less than 24 hours to go before we begin to quench the thirst of Plockton’s inhabitants (whether they be local or passing through), we thought we’d whet your whistle with what you can expect, gin-wise, over the next three days. Scottish, aromatic and flavoursome […]

10 reasons to visit Plockton

26 April

If you’ve been before, you’ll be able to write this list yourself as Plockton captures the heart of everyone who visits. If you’re trying to decide where to go on holiday this Summer or perhaps planning your route around the North Coast 500, then read on… 1. An incomparable setting Plockton sits on a bay […]