Outlined below is the itinerary for the 2018/2019 Hogmanay period. So as to make the most of your day, please feel free to arrive any time from mid-morning onwards, with complimentary tea, coffee, biscuits and cakes available in the lounges throughout your stay.
The first organised activity will be an afternoon tea in the sun lounge.
Please help yourself from a selection of cakes, scones, meringues, preserves and biscuits.
Join us for a Sherry and Champagne Punch reception in the lounge prior to a relaxing dinner.
The McMenemie Family will be on hand to welcome you, and to introduce you to your fellow guests - a lot of whom you may already recognise from previous visits.
Dinner will be served from 7.00pm.
Background piano music in the main lounge will be provided, courtesy of Sandy Lindsay.
8.00 - 9.30am
The day starts with a full Scottish Breakfast, leaving the morning in which to wander at your leisure by Loch Faskally, or perhaps a visit to The House of Bruar in search of a bargain.
12.30 - 1.30pm
A Light Buffet lunch will be served in the dining room.
1.50pm - Welcome to the Movies
In April, 2013 the Birks Cinema in Aberfeldy re-opened its door to the public, having been out of business for over thirty years. It is now a state-of-the-Art, 100 seat digital 3D Cinema and the Green Park has reserved its auditorium for an exclusive screening. Simon Lewis (the Birks manager) and Diane are busy finalising the choice of this years Film Show, while Alistair has already order up the ice-cream and popcorn - Bus leaves at 1.50pm
A Sherry reception in the lounges, leading on to a four course dinner from 7.00pm.
Alexander Lindsay will join us tonight with his accordian in the main lounge after dinner.
8.00 - 9.30am
The day starts again with a full Scottish Breakfast, leaving you the morning to wander or drive at leisure through winter Perthshire - or why not head for the fireside with a newspaper or a book.
1.00 - 2.00pm
A light “Hawaiian” Lunch will be served in the dining room.
Hogmanay dinner is not to be rushed.
Canapés, Sherry and Champagne Punch will be served in the lounges prior to a leisurely four course meal, with Sharon Kelly on hand to pipe you into dinner.
Following dinner, Donny Kennedy and his band will lead the festivities and usher us over the line into the year 2019. Those of you still up can choose to celebrate the New Year with a Dram, Bucks Fizz, Mince Pies - or why not all three.
8.30am - 10.00am
Breakfast awaits, and aside from the normal spread, Chris our head chef will be in the dining room cooking freshly made Omelettes with a choice of fillings. There will also be minute steaks available, as well as the by now obligatory Bucks-Fizz as a wee pick-me-up for those in need.
1.00 - 2.00pm
A Light Buffet lunch will be served in the dining room. After lunch why not visit “The Pitlochry Street Party” - last year there was a strip the willow the length of the high street. Mulled Wine for everyone at reception, to help make the walk into town that little easier!
A Sherry reception in the lounges.
7.00pm followed by a four course dinner.
After dinner, please join The Alexander Lindsay Duo with some of your favourite tunes. Alistair and David will also put you on the spot for your answers to the New Year Quiz. No greater glory can be achieved in life, than to come out the overall winner.
8.00 - 10.00am
A full Scottish Breakfast and a safe journey home.
For those of you not in hurry to leave, complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits will be available in the main lounge.
If you wish to join us prior to Saturday the 29th of December or if you would like to stay on any
further nights, dinner bed and breakfast will be charged at a maximum of £97.00 per person, for
each additional night.
The charge per person this year for the Hogmanay Break will be;