Near Atholl Palace Hotel
The Atholl Palace Hotel is within close distance of a range of great fishing spots in Pitlochry and surrounding areas and makes for a great day out for all ages.
Fishing Near Atholl Palace Hotel
Pitlochry and the wider Perthshire area is one of the world’s most famous areas for Salmon fishing with the 119 mile River Tay dominating the county.
The nearby River Tummel which flows right through Pitlochry boasts a lengthly salmon fishing season which opens on the 15th of January and finishes on the 15th of October each year and is a classic Scottish fly fishing river with beautiful streamy fly fishing pools and intermittent deeper water where salmon are always present right throughout the season.
Without a doubt Pitlochry makes a great family salmon fishing holiday destination.
Fishing on Loch Faskally
Pitlochry Boating Station is set on the picturesque shores of Loch Faskally just a 5 minute drive from Atholl Palace Hotel and offers some of the best fishing in Pitlochry. Loch Faskally gets on average 5500 salmon passing through its waters each year, which makes it a fantastic location for salmon fishing along with brown trout, pike and perch. Why not hire a boat and take it on Loch Faskally for the day with a wide range of boats available. Full fishing equipment is also available for hire.
All those who want to fish on Loch Faskally are required to have a valid fishing permit which is available from the Pitlochry Boating Station or online. Fishing on Loch Faskally also not only means fish but also some of Pitlochry’s most breathtaking scenery and the chance to catch a glimpse of some rare wildlife. Visit www.fishfaskally.com for more details.
Fishing Permits are available for fishing on the River Tummel, Tay and Garry from Pitlochry Angling Club. Click here for more information for visitor permits. Please remember to adhere to all Pitlochry Angling Club rules.
Why Stay With Us
After a day of fishing return to the warmth of Atholl Palace Hotel and relax and unwind in one of our unique and luxury guestrooms. Take some time out to relax and unwind in our indoor swimming pool, spa bath, steam room and gym or soothe your senses in our in-house Lavender Spa. Sit back and enjoy a delicious evening meal in The Verandah Restaurant and enjoy the finest of food, service and stunning views over the Tummel Valley.
Book your fishing break here at Atholl Palace Hotel today! We look forward to welcoming you.