Hogmanay Celebration at the Crieff Hydro

Hogmanay Celebration at the Crieff Hydro

A five day Hogmanay break in Perthshire


A five day Hogmanay break in Perthshire


Perthshire, known as the "big county" owing to its roundness and status as the 4th largest historic county in Scotland, has a wide variety of landscapes, from the rich agricultural land in the east, to the high mountains of the southern Highlands.


New Year

The 4 day celebrations kick off on the 30th of December with various activities including welcome drinks.

The main events (yes, events) kick off from 3pm with the “End of year quiz” before the last opportunity to practice your ceilidh skills.

Once you’ve enjoyed dinner, the party starts! Got your glad rags? Head to the Ballroom for night of stripping the willow and dashing sergeants. Looking for fancy footwork and more party tunes? Head to Melville Hall for a party for all ages – and don’t miss the midnight balloon drop to welcome in 2019!

Not ready for bed just yet? Join the Survivors club in the Brasserie! Make it until 6am? Become part of the now famous Survivors photo and enjoy a well-earned bacon roll!

Sunay30th Dec

A morning departure from Cumbria as we travel north to Crieff and our hotel the Crieff Hydro, a warm welcome and a glass of sparkling wine awaits whilst our cases are taken to the rooms. Dinner is served in the hotel restaurant followed by tonights live entertainment.


Monday 31st Dec

Following breakfast we have a morning mystery tour of the fantastic Perthshire countryside, lunch is served on our return to the hotel, in the afternoon make use of the hotels extensive leisure facilities, brush up on your ceilidh skills in a dance class or perhaps take part in the 'End of Year Quiz'. Feel free to dress up for tonight’s Hogmanay celebration, we kick off with a drinks reception followed by a wonderful meal and an evening of entertainment with pipers, live band, ceilidh and the traditional countdown.

B, L, D

Tuesday 1st Jan 2019

Have a lie in and treat yourself to a late breakfast followed by a walk through some of the hotels 900 acre grounds, lunch is served in the hotel followed by more in house activities or simply relax before our farewell dinner and live entertainment.

B, L, D

Wednesday 2nd Jan

After a final breakfast we are bid a warm farewell and a haste ye back from the Crieff Hydro as we depart for the return journey to Cumbria.


B=Breakfast Included, L=lunch Included, D=Dinner Included

Crieff Hydro Hotel

Crieff Hydro Hotel is set in a 900-acre estate with a Victorian spa, 18-hole golf course and over 60 indoor and outdoor activities. The resort is situated in the beautiful Strathearn Valley just 1 hour's drive from both Edinburgh and Glasgow and 2 miles from Scotland's oldest whisky distillery, The Famous Grouse Experience.

The impressive facilities include 2 swimming pools, off-road driving courses, tennis courts and a rifle range. Horse riding, quad biking and water sports are also available.

The luxury adults-only spa at Crieff Hydro has an indoor pool, steam room, sauna and spa bath. Guests can sample indulgent beauty treatments in the salon, or relax on the pool-side loungers.

The 4-star accommodation includes satellite TVs and private bathrooms. The family-friendly rooms have work desks and tea/coffee facilities, and all are stylishly decorated.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Appleby The Sands Appleby
Aspatria Car Park beside Spar Aspatria
Brough Monument Bus Shelter Brough
Carlisle Entrance to Sands Centre Car Park Carlisle
Cockermouth Monument Main Street Cockermouth
Dearham Commercial Corner Dearham
Distington Outside Prospect Works Distington
Egremont Conservative Club Egremont
Flimby Railway Station Flimby
Harrington Galloping Horse bus stop Harrington
High Hesket Palmerstons Furniture Store
Keswick Bell Close Car Park Keswick
Kirkby Stephen Market Square Kirkby Stephen
Maryport Outside Coop Maryport
Penrith Sandgate Bus Station Penrith
Thursby Bus Stop Thursby
Waverton Bus Stop Waverton
Whitehaven Old Bus Station Whitehaven
Wigton Old Bus Station Wigton
Workington Lay By opposite Grahams Travel Jane St. Workington
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