Scotland is a truly breathtaking country. From the rolling hills and rugged coastlines to the historic cities and fascinating culture, there is something for everyone in the small but mighty country of Scotland.
Thousands of tourists flock to Scotland each year, but with many of Scotland’s most sought-after locations found out of the way and inaccessible by public transport, many visitors find themselves stuck trying to work out the best way to see Scotland.
The answer is simple, however; Motorhome hire in Scotland.
Hiring a motorhome in Scotland gives tourists a chance to travel to the most remote areas of Scotland, with no need to worry about sorting accommodation or finding restaurants. Motorhome life provides you with a freedom that is hard to find with any other type of holiday and, in our opinion, is perfectly suited to Scotland.
Visit Scotland have an informative guide about motorhoming in Scotland which can be viewed here A Guide To Motorhoming in Scotland - YouTube
Read on to find out more about the wonders of hiring a motorhome in Scotland and why motorhome hire in Perth might be the perfect option for your next getaway.
Perth is a small but historically important city located towards the East of Scotland.
Known as the former Scottish capital of years gone by, Perth still holds much of its ancient charm and is well worth a visit. The city is situated along the River Tay and enjoys a quiet pace of life, with many churches, cafes, boutique shops and welcoming restaurants found throughout the city.
Perth is often referred to as the “Gateway to the Highlands”, with Cairngorms National Park located directly North of the city. It makes for a perfect starting point for any road trip and is an ideal location for hiring a motorhome.
The Struans motorhome depot is located outside the city centre of Perth, and is well connected to all the main roads running through the city. Upon collection of your motorhome hire, you'll have fantastic route options to get your motorhome holiday off on the right foot.
From Perth, you could choose to:
Head North along the A9 in your luxury motorhome hire. This road will take you up into the Scottish Highlands towards Inverness and beyond, the perfect route for those wishing to experience the true beauty of Scotland
Head West along the A85 towards Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park, one of Scotland’s most beloved beauty spots. After visiting the surrounding areas you can drive up the West Coast of Scotland where you’ll find many of best sites one can visit in a motorhome.
Head south along the M90 to explore the Kingdom of Fife and all the wonderful coastal towns that are dotted throughout this region.
Head East along the A90 toward Dundee. From there you can drive up the east coast of Scotland to the famous city of Aberdeen, where you’ll find plenty of castles and other historical sites in the nearby regions. From here you’ll be perfectly positioned to travel into the Scottish Highlands.
To find out more about motorhome hire in Perth and the fantastic travel opportunities that await, contact Struans Leisure today on 01738 606360.
If you’re eager to spend some time in the city of Perth before you set off on your designated motorhome driving route, then please see the following tips for things to do in Perth.
Take a walk along the Tay river and take in the peacefulness of the city
Explore the town center where you’ll find many interesting monuments and plenty of shops, cafes and restaurants
Visit Scone Palace, located just outside of the city. The palace boasts an impressive history of days gone by and is where a great number of British Monarchs were crowned. It also regularly played host to the Royal Court
Visit St John's Kirk, the oldest building in Perth
Unwind and let loose in Perth’s lively pubs, bars and music venues
For those looking to make the most of hiring a motorhome in Perth, we recommend marking out 1-2 days either at the start or end of your motorhome hire trip to explore the small but welcoming city.
The great thing about a motorhome hire holiday is that it is perfect for the full family. Whether you have young children, teens or pets, our extensive fleet of motorhomes will be sure to meet your needs.
A family motorhome holiday offers the chance to reconnect with nature whilst spending quality family time in the great outdoors. You’ll have ample opportunities for long walks, adventure sports, wild swimming, and other fun outdoor activities that both you and your kids are bound to love.
Leave technology at home and venture out into the great unknown with a motorhome hire holiday in Scotland. Learn new skills, discover exciting places and bring your family closer together whilst embarking on the trip of a lifetime. There really is nothing quite like a motorhome hire holiday to get the whole family together!
Whether you’re looking for a family-sized motorhome for 4-5 people or a small-sized campervan for a couple, Struan’s Leisure in Perth has the motorhome hire options to suit your needs.
We offer motorhomes in the following sizes:
2 Berth Campervan: Perfect for couples or solo travellers looking for their next motorhome adventure.
2 Berth Motorhome: Another great option for couples and individuals.
4 Berth Motorhome with a fixed double bed: This motorhome hire option comfortably accommodates two travellers and has the option of sleeping up to 4.
6 Berth Motorhome: Perfect for families, this spacious motorhome can sleep up to 6 people but is ideal for a family of 4.
For those eager to travel with pets on their motorhome holiday, our motorhome hire options also accommodate this.
Our pet friendly motorhomes can be found in the following sizes:
4 Berth Pet Friendly Motorhome with one fixed double bed and an additional pull out double.
6 Berth Pet Friendly Motorhome: The best option for travelling with kids and pets all at once!
Take a step outside of your comfort zone and hire a motorhome in Scotland for your next getaway. With breathtaking landscapes, world-class nature and rich culture around every turn, you won’t regret it!
We’ll talk you through all your options and give you our honest, no-obligation advice.
Make your motorhome holiday dream a reality with quality motorhomes from Struans.