The Strathardle Inn


Kirkmichael, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, PH10 7NS

    Enjoy a relaxing break at the Strathardle Inn overlooking the River Ardle. A family run 18th century drover’s inn in the rural, picturesque Perthshire Highlands: coal fires, cosy bar, Michelin guide recommended restaurant.

    We are ideally located to explore the beautiful Strathardle Glen and the 64 mile Cateran Trail, whist also being central for exploring the Highlands and all it has to offer.

    We are near to Pitlochry, a delightful Victorian town and popular tourist destination at the heart of the Highlands. On our doorstep we have the finest country sports estates, fishing, golfing, cycling, hill walking and outdoor activities that Scotland has to offer. In the winter months we are just 25 minutes drive from the Glenshee ski centre that offers the UK's most extensive skiing and snowboarding facilities.

    Pitlochry's Festival Theatre offers performances throughout the year and the multi-award winning Enchanted Forest sound and light show returns for another exciting year. Scone Palace holds events all year round, including the Rewind Festival, Scottish Game Fair and The Great Scottish Brave Harvest Chilli Festival 2013 to name but a few.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times 2015
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Bar open
    12pm - 11pm Sunday - Wednesday
    12pm - 12am Thursday - Saturday

    Food served daily 12pm - 9pm

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Double Room
    £85.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Family Room - 3 Person
    £115.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Family Room - 4 Person
    £115.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin Room
    £85.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

    All our rooms reflect the authentic feel of an old traditional Scottish Inn. Rustic style and local materials are blended together to create rooms full of Celtic character and charm throughout with roaring log fires in the bar and restaurant. Stunning views over the River Ardle, our woodland beer garden and the surrounding landscape. Whether exploring the great outdoors or taking a relaxing break we provide the perfect place for you to unwind. If you are celebrating a birthday, anniversary or simply want to treat a loved one, we can organise champagne, wine, chocolates or flowers upon arrival. Check in is from 2pm and check out by 11am. An early check in or late check out can be accommodated by prior arrangement. Cots are available on request free of charge. Additional fold out beds suitable for children up to 12 years of age can be accommodated in some of our rooms at £15 per night. Please be aware that some of our rooms are multi use and therefore bookings as a double or a twin may be allocated into one of our family rooms.

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Hotel Breaks


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available
    • Outdoor Play Area


    • Bath Ensuite
    • Covered Drying Facilities Available
    • Drying Facilities
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Linen Provided
    • Log Fire
    • Lounge
    • Private Bathroom
    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Shower
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Telephone
    • Toilets
    • Towels Provided
    • WC EnSuite
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • Indoor Recreational Facilities
    • Outdoor Recreational Facilities
    • Radio
    • TV In Room
    • TV Lounge
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Electron
    • Maestro Card
    • Mastercard
    • Solo Card
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Parking
    • Private Parking


    • Bar Available
    • Breakfast Available
    • Bring Your Own Bottle
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Dairy Free
    • Dinner Available
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Gluten Free
    • Licensed Bar / Clubroom
    • Lunch Available
    • Nut Free Meals
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Restaurant
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Snack Bar
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegan Meals Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available

    Dietary Options

    • Nut Free Meals


    • Internet Access
    • Level Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Open To Non Residents


    • Rural Location
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Hen/Stag Parties Welcome
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Allowed
    • Pets Welcome
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People

    Wedding Services

    • Able to erect a marquee
    • Accommodation Available
    • Can use own suppliers
    • In-house Co-ordinator
    • Reception Facilities
    • Wedding Packages Available

    Road Directions

    The Strathardle Inn is ideally located to explore the beautiful Strathardle Glen and the 64 mile Cateran Trail, whist also being central for exploring the Highlands and all it has to offer.

    Located approximately 50 minutes from Perth, it is easily accessible from Edinburgh at only 1 hour and 35 minutes, from Glasgow at 1 hour 50 minutes and from Inverness at 2 hours.

    From Pitlochry:

    The Strathardle Inn lies 12 miles east of Pitlochry. Take the A924 Braemar/Blairgowrie road out of Pitlochry through the village of Moulin and Enochdhu. When you arrive at Kirkmichael village continue on the A924 and the Inn is just 300m further down the road on the left.

    From Blairgowrie:

    The Strathardle Inn lies 13 miles west of Blairgowrie. Follow the A923 Braemar road out of Blairgowrie, after passing over the bridge take the A93 Braemar road to Bridge of Cally. When you arrive at Bridge of Cally take the A924 to Kirkmichael through Ballintuim The Inn is on the right as you arrive at Kirkmichael.

    Public Transport Directions


    Pitlochry sits on the Highland mainline and enjoys a direct link to London Kings Cross and overnight sleeper service to Euston. There are four direct trains per day connecting to the capital London. A stunning scenic journey takes you from or to London down the East Coast, thru Edinburgh, passing Berwick on Tweed, Newcastle, York and arriving relaxed.

    Frequent trains throughout the day connect Pitlochry with Perth, Edinburgh, Dundee, Aberdeen, Inverness, Glasgow and Stirling.

    It is approximately  a 25 minute taxi ride to the inn from Pitlochry station.

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