Welcome to the Merryburn


A home from home set in the beautiful Perthshire countryside.

Relax. Explore. Feel at home.

The Merryburn in Birnam, Dunkeld offers visitors to the area a stylish and homely alternative to traditional B&B’s and hotels. The main house consists of 5 bright and comfortable bedrooms with a spacious lounge for guests to relax in. Help yourself to tea and coffee or enjoy a dram from our honesty bar. Guests are welcome to bring in snacks, drinks and takeaway food and we will provide crockery, cutlery and glasses. We have a guests fridge and bottle cooler.

Breakfast for guests staying in the main house will be delivered to bedrooms at a time to suit

After your day out

We have a collection of local whiskys and beers in our bar. Sit with your friends around the fire and have a great night in.

Dogs are family!

And family goes on holiday! Bring your furry friend!

So much to do!

Explore the hermitage, go fishing or hunting, clay pigeon shooting, cycling, golfing! The Perthshire countryside has got something to offer for everyone! Did you know that Beatrix Potter spent many holidays in Birnam. We are only a 2-minute walk from the art centre, and 5 minutes from the railway station. Birnam Oak was immortalised by Shakespears MacBeth.

Morning til night

Reids Lounge

Relax on the sofas, help yourself to a cup of tea or coffee, and after a day out, bring in a takeaway or enjoy your own drinks or a night cap from our honesty bar

Dawn to Dusk

Help yourself to complimentary tea and coffee throughout the day. Bring in a takeaway and we will provide crockery, cutlery and napkins.

If you would like to bring in your own beer, wine and drinks you can keep them chilled in our bottle cooler. Help yourself to glasses and ice from our honesty bar.

Book a room – or the whole house

We have 5 luxurious bedrooms and a studio to choose from.  Our accommodation is ideal for family gatherings, wedding parties, romantic breaks, golfing, fishing and shooting parties.  We are able to offer exclusive use of our five bedrooms to larger groups.

If you are going to an event at the Birnam Arts Centre we are just across the road and only a 5 minute walk from the train station.

We’d love to hear from you.


Station Road
Birnam, Dunkeld


Telephone / Fax:
+44 (0) 1350 727216

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