Glenlaurel, A Scottish Inn and Cottages

Select Registry Member Since 1998

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Glenlaurel, A Scottish Inn and Cottages

Select Registry Member Since 1998

The Basics

Hocking Hills’ Scottish-inspired luxury inn. Escape the ordinary for a romantic experience like no other! Glenlaurel, A Scottish Inn & Cottages is situated on 140-acres in the heart of Ohio’s Hocking Hills. The adult-only resort boasts luxurious accommodations (cottages, crofts, suites, and rooms), six and seven-course fine dining, private gorge/hiking trails, and more! Unplug from technology and reconnect with one another. Romance awaits!

Things We Love

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We are America’s only luxurious Scottish Country Estate and Inn

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Dining at Glenlaurel is a truly special experience consisting of six and seven-course meals by candlelight, bagpipe music, poetry, and more!

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The Scottish Links at Glenlaurel will re-create that old-style, rustic feel and provide an abbreviated lesson in golf history by presenting the challenges our ancestors faced

At A Glance

  • Adult Only

Best For

  • Culinary Experiences/Regional Cuisine
  • Gardens & Natural Wonders
  • Romantic Retreat/Honeymoon Destination


Glenlaurel, "the premier romantic getaway in the Midwest," is a wee bit o'Scottish highlands in the heart of Ohio's Hocking Hills. Our luxury inn offers bed and breakfast hospitality in an atmosphere of effortless, old-world elegance. Glenlaurel's 140-acre estate is home to 22 inviting accommodations that range from richly-appointed rooms and suites to secluded and romantic crofts (small cottages) and cottages.

This peaceful sanctuary boasts:

• Gourmet restaurant, offering six and seven-course fine dining
• Three private hiking trails with waterfalls and scenic gorge
• Scottish Links golf course with sand greens, sand tees, and hickory shaft clubs
• An on-site pub with full service bar and social hour
• Private hot tubs, whirlpool tubs, and gas log fireplaces
• Complimentary full three-course gourmet breakfast
• House made Scottish shortbread in every guest room

Our secluded, adults-only resort is tranquil and inviting - lending itself as the perfect location for a range of events from intimate elopements to board meetings and business conferences.

We're the perfect destination for:

• Couples
• Anniversaries, Elopements, and Newlyweds
• Solo travelers
• Girlfriend Getaways
• Active Seniors
• Writers Escapes
• Corporate Retreats

Experience the magic and wisdom of Scotland that will make all your get-togethers at Glenlaurel so memorable.

Book online, or call Guest Services to reserve your escape today - relaxation awaits!



Inn Amenities: Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Green Environmentally Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Restaurant On Site, Wine/Spirits Available, Pub/Tavern Site

Food & Wine

Dining at Glenlaurel is an experience to remember. Glenlaurel's gourmet dining is legendary for its Sottish setting, quality ingredients, and first-class service. Thankfully, dining at Glenlaurel is more than an afterthought. Menus at our restaurant are prepared daily with seasonal ingredients that build on the foundation of our nightly featured entrée with a six-course prix fixe menu served Sunday to Friday and seven-courses on Saturday.

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the public

Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian, Yes

Breakfast: Complimentary

Breakfast Service: Full

Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables, Communal, Set Times

Alcohol Permits: Beer, Wine, Spirits

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Snacks, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Evening Cocktails, Complimentary Evening Hors d'oeuvres, Picnics Available

Rooms & Suites

Guests find the wonderfully appointed rooms, suites, crofts and cottages of our Hocking Hills resort of the finest quality. Glenlaurel provides an extra level of comfort with refined décor and spaciousness, for the sophisticated traveler who wants the best. We strive to meet and exceed all your expectations! All guest accommodations include lively furnishings that are sure to welcome you…and encourage romantic interludes. All of our luxurious accommodations were designed with you in mind!

Accommodations: Cottages, Suites

# of Rooms: 22

Beds: Queen, King

Room Entertainment: CD Players, DVD Blu-Ray Players, Music Library, Video Library

Handicap Accessible: Full ADA

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Microwaves, Private Deck, Private Entrance, Refrigerator, Telephones, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi

For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.

Guest Services

Our Hocking Hills lodging has lively furnishings that are sure to welcome you...sure to encourage romantic interludes. Glenlaurel is an idyllic setting for just the two of you (children are seldom seen, but often created). Obviously, your room was designed with romance in mind. Most accommodations have the following amenities:

• Beautiful hand-carved mantels
• Private decks
• Secluded all-season hot tubs or in-room whirlpool tubs
• Private bathrooms
• Gas log fireplaces or Franklin stoves
• And much more

Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary, Limited

Front Desk/Security: OnSite, Business Hours

Corporate Rates: Yes

Inn Amenities: Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Green Environmentally Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Restaurant On Site, Wine/Spirits Available, Pub/Tavern Site

Location Type

Location Type: Rural


Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays

Pet-Friendly: No

Innkeeper's Pets: No Pets

Smoking Policy: Smoke Free

Family Friendly: No

Weddings & Events

Glenlaurel is an idyllic setting for romantics and the perfect venue for intimate Hocking Hills weddings. We would love to help you create a day of relaxed celebration, centered on an intimate ceremony of commitment between two loving companions into the next chapter of their lives. Located on a ridge overlooking our enchanting Camusfearna Gorge, the old world Manor House may be the perfect setting for your day of celebration--now and into the future. Not only do we invite you to be married here on the grounds, but we also invite you to return year after year as members of our Anniversary Club honoring your commitment to each other. When you do, you will join many other couples who annually return to "the home place." Whether you are looking to elope or have an intimate wedding and honeymoon, Glenlaurel is the perfect setting for your intimate wedding ceremony for two.

Wedding/Events Capacity: 1-19

Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Elopement

Wedding Services & Amenities: Officiant

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Reception Seating: 8

Banquet Seating: 8

Max Capacity Outdoor: 8

Business Travel & Events

Meetings, retreats, and special occasions. Let our lodging in Hocking Hills, Ohio be the place for your next event. Plan your next corporate retreat, business meeting, or award dinner at Glenlaurel and enjoy affordable luxury among picturesque views of Hocking Hills. We specialize in small corporate retreats and business meetings (the inn is well suited for groups up to 25) where personalized service and attention to detail is number one on our list. Gather your staff and colleagues for a relaxing and rejuvenating retreat. The old-world elegance of the Inn and the secluded, peaceful setting are ideal to promote clarity of mind and productive thinking as well as energize the whole team. Our Hocking Hills lodges amenities and facilities include:

• Fine dining restaurant
• Scottish Links Golf course
• Private hiking trails and secluded gorge
• Close proximity to state parks, zip line, horseback riding, and ATV trails

# of Meeting Rooms: 1

Meeting Types: Business Meeting, Retreats

Meeting Amenities: Onsite Catering

Meeting Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Business Travel & Event Max Capacity: 40

Total Rooms Sq Footages: 18x24

Max Capacity Boardroom: 25

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