Essential Workers Rates


From 27th December 2020 due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding Covid-19 we shall be offering exclusive preferential rates for key workers engaged in essential services during this time.

In addition to the measures in place to mitigate the potential spread of COVID-19, our Grade A listed Georgian mansion offers a great place to stay for any key workers wishing to stay apart from family whilst working in the nearby medical sectors.

We combine fine food, beautiful surroundings and friendly Scottish hospitality to create a wonderful experience for our guests. The hotel is ideal for one or multiple night stays offering an array of benefits and services:

Discounted accommodation rates @ £40.00 per room, per night B&B (single occupancy). Please note all stays are pre-payable at time of booking.

Assurance of a safe stay with the implementation of all safety and sanitisation measures in response to Covid-19.

Contactless check-in and check-out options.

Easy access Food and Drinks Menu via our Balbirnie App and Guest Directory QR codes.

Grab’n’Go Continental breakfast – with additional hot options on request.

Wonderfully comfortable beds for a great night’s sleep.

High-speed Wi-Fi, multichannel flat-screen smart TV’s.

Complimentary Noble Isle toiletries and hair dryers.

Complimentary onsite parking available (electric charging points available too).

Nespresso coffee machines in all rooms.

Click’n’Collect Food Service.


Am I eligible for the Essential Workers Rate?

The Essential Workers rate is available to all workers, support staff & volunteers that local government has identified as Key Workers.

Thank you for everything you are doing to ensure access to essential services & keeping out community safe during this time.

Key Workers include:

Health & Social Care – all medical staff, social workers, care workers, frontline & support staff, medicine & equipment producers & suppliers, and volunteers within the sector

Education & Childcare – all teaching & nursery staff, social & care workers, frontline Specialist & support staff, and volunteers within the sector

Key Public Services – justice system, funeral & support workers, journalists & broadcasters

Local & National Government – all workers who are delivering a service essential to COVID 19 response, or workers who are delivering essential public services

Food & Necessary Goods – those involved in manufacture delivery & sale of food & other key goods

Public Safety & National Security – all police, fire, border security & armed forces, as well as all support staff

Transport – all workers in road, rail & air, as well as all freight services

Utilities, Communication & Financial Services – all frontline workers & support staff within these industries

During these unprecedented times, our team is on hand to provide assistance and information for all our guests as to where these items can be sourced. We want to ensure all guests are comfortable whilst staying with us.

We appreciate that travelling can be stressful, even in the best of times, and guests can miss their home comforts and usual routine.  We endeavour to continue offering security, safety, quality, duty of care, service and due diligence during these unprecedented times.

Contact our Deputy General Manager today for more information at: [email protected]