Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:30pm
Sat - Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
01242 386 463
Call us
Best time to go

September

Recommended duration

3 nights

Theme

Festival

Holiday type

Tailor-made

Highlights

Royal Scottish Highland Games & Art in Braemar

Join royalty with a visit to the charming Scottish highland town of Braemar to watch the highland games. The Braemar Gathering dates back 900 years and continues to toss the caber. Stay in The Fife Arms where you can enjoy a warm welcome, five-star service and 14,000 pieces of art to enjoy from a Picasso to a watercolour penned by HM Queen Victoria. Enjoy the Braemar Gathering from the hotel’s private pavilion, with a chance to see the Queen who attends yearly.  Once the festivities are over, explore the Glens with expert Ian Murray or go foraging for your lunch.

Stay:
  • The Fife Arms – A Braemar landmark with panoramic views of the Cairngorms National Park.
Experiences:
  • Brush shoulders with the Queen at the annual Braemar Gathering where you can watch the locals toss the caber.
  • Study the vast art collection at The Fife Arms from original pieces of Picasso to Lucian Freud paintings on a guided art tour with an Art Ambassador.
  • Meet gallerist and hotel owner Ivan and Manuela Wirth. 
  • Explore the Glens with local writer and expert Ian Murray.
  • Attend the Highland Games and take your seat in the private box of the Fife Arms.
Dine:
  • Forage for your own lunch with Natasha from the Fife Arms.
  • Enjoy a stunning dinner at the Clunie restaurant at the Fife Arms, cooked by Swedish head chef Magnus Burstedt, surrounded by paintings by Bruegel and Gerhard Richter. 

Still looking for inspiration?

We have a unique range of destinations, experiences and hotel options available.

Discover more of our ultra luxury product here.

Interested in booking?

Call us on 0203 814 0760