Charles Brownlow Ltd


The land that lies to the north of the United Kingdom is a wild, beautiful place and there is no better way to see it than on a classic sporting tour, staying in ancient castles, travelling by luxury train and striding the moors, gun in hand


  • Bespoke tours created to fulfil any sporting desire

  • Stalking red stags with expert stalkers

  • Fishing for salmon and trout with experienced ghillies

  • Pheasant and partridge shooting on well-managed estates

  • Grouse shooting on vast tracts of moorland

  • Every level of sporting experience accommodated

  • Travel by foot or all-terrain vehicles, quad bikes or Argocats

  • Stags taken off the hill by traditional garrons (Highland ponies)


Travel in style

  • Guests have the rare chance to charter The Royal Scotsman steam train (pictured left, with the piper who will pipe you aboard)

  • Serene cruises along the West Coast aboard the 80ft converted wooden fishing boats of Majestic Line

  • Transfers by private plane within Scotland


Away from the field

  • Visits to ancient Scottish castles, including Stirling and Edinburgh

  • Shopping trips for shooting gear, whisky and crumbling tablet fudge

  • Rounds of golf on famous courses, such as Gleneagles and Roxburghe


Accommodation in luxurious hotels and private homes, with both full board and self-catering lodges available, including

  • Buccleuch Arms Hotel in the Scottish Borders, the classic setting for a post-shooting dram

  • Strathvaich Lodge, with 37,000 acres available for stalking

  • Chesthill Lodge, overlooking spectacular Glen Lyon

  • Secret anchorages and secluded bays among the Hebrides reached by the boats of Majestic Line 

  • Egton Estate, Yorkshire, from where guests can travel north of the border aboard the specially chartered Royal Scotsman


Example of a week-long holiday, created exclusively for Gateway to England:

Accommodation in private house in Scottish borders

Driven day of grouse shooting in Lammermuir hills

Driven partridge day for 200 birds

Fishing on the mighty River Tweed (left)

Three days on board a Majestic Line boat, touring the West Coast of Scotland

Transfers to and from airports (not international flights)

Total from ₤65,358 ($100,850) for 10 people, ₤6,535 ($10,100) per person