Ballathie House, a 55-bedroomed property in Perthshire has been awarded one of the Scottish hospitality industry’s most highly-prized awards – Independent Hotel of the Year 2014 at the Catering in Scotland Excellence Awards.
General manager Jody Marshall, who joined the hotel 18 months ago, was praised by judges who found Ballathie House Hotel to be “a successful, stand alone establishment located in Scotland which possesses a 100% commitment to guest satisfaction.”
It is the second time Marshall has carried off the top prize. He previously won it while GM at the Summer Isles Hotel near Ullapool.
The hotel and surrounding estate is owned privately.