The Gleneagles Hotel
very name itself, "Gleneagles" is renowned worldwide.
Even to people
who have never visited Scotland Gleneagles is widely known as a famous hotel, synonymous
with luxury living. Just
fifty miles from both Edinburgh and Glasgow, with easy access by road and rail,
this is the ideal destination for golf and sports enthusiasts, a family holiday
or for a relaxing and health-giving retreat.
opening of Gleneagles in June 1924 was a major event with the newspaper reviews
and articles : " A Riviera in the Highlands", "The Eighth wonder
of the World", " The Playground of the Gods" were just some
of the accolades. The resort has attracted many wealthy and well known faces
from Bing Crosby to Sean Connery.
that is only one side of the Gleneagles story. This is not just a private and
exclusive hotel for the rich and famous. Gleneagles has had the foresight and
ingenuity to keep up to date, to freshen its style and create a contemporary countryside
resort for everyone - business or leisure, couples, families and with a special
welcome to children.
The emphasis is very
much on relaxation and getting away from it all, but that does not necessarily
imply laziness. The Club, has a 20 metre lap pool, an attractive
leisure pool with loungers and palm-trees all around, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor
hot pool. There`s a gymnasium, an aerobics dance studio, steam baths and saunas.
Guests can indulge in a range of activities. Every evening the hotel in-house
newsletter is left on your bed during the turn-down service, informing you of
the exercise classes, swimming and aquafit classes and outdoor activities on
offer throughout the day. The Club is a very attractive self-contained complex,
surrounded by glass.