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Welcome to Best of Scotland Holidays

Best of Scotland Holidays is one of Britain's longest established independent tour operators. Started in 1983 by the Dewar family, we now have over 34 years' expertise in planning leisure and golfing packages in Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales. We pride ourselves on our local knowledge, and on our ability to provide personal attention to all our clients.

Within this site you will find some suggested itineraries for programmes in Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales. However as we custom-build the majority of programmes to client specifications, we will be delighted to devise a programme to suit your exact requirements and budget, and if you require our expertise to guide you along the way, we are more than happy to help.

Please send your enquiry on the package you are interested in and then click the 'Request a quote' button and give us an outline of what you would like to do and we will send you a no obligation quotation.

We look forward to the opportunity of organising your holiday of a lifetime.

The Best of Scotland Holidays Team

Featured Holidays

Golf in Ayrshire

Golf In The West of Scotland

The Ayrshire coastline sees perhaps the greatest concentration of golf courses in Scotland. For miles bordering the Clyde estuary, courses link to form a golfing paradise, all within easy reach of Glasgow - Scotland's largest city, with its superb...

Aberdour Golf Club

Great Value Golf Breaks in Fife 2017

From £336 per person sharing - midweek (supp. for weekends) Fife boasts over 45 famous, historic and challenging golf courses. A wide range of beautiful parkland, inland and links courses await your arrival in The Home of Golf. In addition to the...

Bunratty Castle

5 Day Taste of Ireland

South Harris

Weddings in Romantic Scotland

Dreaming of tying the knot in Scotland? If you dream of a fabulous romantic Wedding Day, in the midst of the history and traditions of Scottish lochs and glens, Best of Scotland Holidays can assist you with all the plans for your big day, from...

Antrim Glen

Causeway Coastal Route

The Northern coastal fringe of Ireland offers some great opportunities for touring holidays. The north channel links the Irish Sea with the Atlantic Ocean, framing some dramatic scenic drives with roads that hug the water’s edge, often separated...

Wild Atlantic Way

Wild Atlantic Way North West

The Wild Atlantic Way - a remarkable 1,500 mile long coastal driving route, stretching along the stunning west coast of Ireland. The best way to explore it is by car. Here is our Donegal and Sligo package on the Wild Atlantic Way. Out at the very...


10 Day Taste of Scotland & Ireland


Highlights of England

Welcome to England! This seven-day tour is the perfect introduction to one of the world's most iconic destinations. It takes in UNESCO World Heritage sites, historic cities, stately homes and traditional English cuisine. Celebrate culture and more...

Caernarfon Castle Wales

Castle Tour of Wales

Approx. £899 per person sharing The Welsh landscape is crammed with castles – brooding stone reminders of the country's turbulent history. There are 641 in all. Essentially there are three types of castle in Wales: those built by the Normans,...

Albert Dock Liverpool

North of England in 4 Days

Sumptuous Georgian gardens, medieval castles and literary heritage await you in the north of England, along with the warmth and hospitality the region is famous for. You’ll discover the awe-inspiring sights of the Lake District, taste delicious...

Wales Castle

Walking in Wales

Wales Coast Path - South & West Wales What a fantastic thing: to walk the entire length of a country’s edge.  How better to really get to know the shape and soul of a nation? Well, in 2012 Wales became the only country in the world where...

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2018 Guaranteed Teetimes Old Course St.Andrews

Approx. Price: From £2487 per person sharing

7 Day Golf Package
Guaranteed Old Course St.Andrews Teetime

Our package includes the following:
6 nights accommodation at the 5 star Fairmont Hotel, St.Andrews including breakfast each morning; 1 round over The Old Course, St.Andrews April, May, June, July or August; 1 round over one of the other St.Andrews courses; 1 round over Kingsbarns; 1 round over Carnoustie; 1 round over St.Andrews Castle; 7 day rental of an auto Minivan ; VAT @ 20%.

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Edinburgh New Year's Eve Celebrations

Price: £1231 per person sharing

5 Days/4 Nights Edinburgh Hogmanay Escorted Tour

This tour features:
Edinburgh Castle tour; Ghost tour of Edinburgh with a local guide; Glenkinchie Distillery tour; Palace of Holyroodhouse; Rosslyn Chapel, one of Scotland’s most beautiful heritage attractions; St Andrew's, "the home of golf"; Breakfast daily; 3 dinners including New Year’s Eve dinner plus more.


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4 Day Dublin Winter Getaway 2017/18

Price: £503 per person sharing

2017/2018 Winter Getaway: Dublin 4 days/3 nights

Trip Highlights:
A personal tour guide for half a day on Day 1 and Day 2 to help you discover the best sites, attractions and restaurants to suit your individual tastes; A stay in a centrally-located 4-star hotel in Dublin; Dublin open-top bus tour with a voucher to visit two featured attractions -- Guinness Storehouse, Teeling Distillery, EPIC Ireland or the General Post Office Museum; Full daily breakfasts (except Day 1)

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