Media Release: Auchrannie Resort, Isle of Arran, named Best Hotel in Scotland


AUCHRANNIE Resort ( on the Isle of Arran has been named Hotel of the Year at this year’s Scottish Hotel Awards.

Auchrannie was competing with hundreds of other hotels from every corner of Scotland and the decision to award the top hotel trophy to Auchrannie was the decision of an expert panel and mystery judges as well as comments and feedback from the general public.

Linda Johnston, executive director, who collected the award, said afterwards: “This is a huge accolade for the entire team. I think everyone in the industry recognises this is one of the most prestigious awards that we could possibly win. The fact that we have achieved it is an outstanding honour for everyone involved in Auchrannie.”

Richard Small, general manager, added: “Auchrannie has grown from a small guest house 27 years ago to a full-scale resort with 85 bedrooms and 30 luxury lodges. But no matter how much we grow, we continue to put delivering five star customer service at the heart of our operation.”

In addition to ‘Hotel of The Year Award’, Auchrannie Resort was also named as Scotland’s ‘Family Hotel of the Year’ and ‘Island Hotel of the Year’.

The award ceremony took place Sunday night (19th April) at Glasgow’s Crowne Plaza Hotel and was organised by The Scottish Hotel Awards (

For more details please contact:

Gordon Hay

Tel: 07768 027 543


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Auchrannie Resort contact details…

Contact: Gordon Hay
Phone: 07768027543