The Popinjay Country Hotel & Spa is one of Lanarkshire's finest leisure and corporate venues. Nestled in the heart of the Clyde Valley and only a short stroll from the banks of the River Clyde, this charming Tudor style country house is waiting to be rediscovered.

The Popinjay brasserie now offers ‘all day dining’ with the introduction of a new seasonal menu offering honest, wholesome and comforting food, prepared with care, using the finest ingredients. There’s lots to choose from; light bites, sandwiches, baguettes and bagels, platters to share, traditional favorite’s, small plates, house specialties, salads, grills and delicious desserts. There really is something for everyone to suit all budgets and the best part is we offer table service so you really can relax with your friends, family and work colleagues. 

The Popinjay’s refurbished banqueting suite accommodating 20 – 220 people, is perfect for every occasion and celebratory events are a speciality; engagements, weddings, christenings, birthdays, anniversaries and retirements to name but a few. The Popinjay also caters for conferences and meetings, award ceremonies, charitable events, clubs and society occasions and more.

The hotel is the ideal location for luxury affordable weddings, where romance is rediscovered in the perfect venue. For remaining dates in 2014 and continued through into 2015, the Popinjay’s special wedding offer caters for 60 guests and 150 evening guests - all for an unbelievable £3945.00! With exceptional service and unforgettable planning, your special day will truly be one that you will always remember and treasure forever.

There are 34 en suite comfortable and affordable bedrooms and as part of the ongoing redevelopment programme, are designed with comfort and convenience in mind; comfortable beds, soft and cosy duvets, wonderful views, and large family rooms are all part of the Popinjay experience. Every room offers up to date facilities perfect for today's modern traveller; flat screen televisions, the very best surround sound technology and complimentary high speed wi-fi. Whether it’s that long awaited getaway you’ve planned for months, or just a place to rest you head, you’re sure to find a room at The Popinjay Country Hotel and Spa to suit your needs.

Maintain your healthy lifestyle and swim in the 17 metre pool, or work out in the fully equipped gym. Unwind after a long day with a sauna or dip in the whirlpool, or treat yourself to some pampering in one of our treatment rooms, spray tan facility, nail bar and hairdressers. With no joining fees for non-residents until the end of June 2014, this is the ideal time to become a member and work on that summer holiday body. If a ladies pamper session is on the cards, the Spa's extensive list of treatments will definitely impress.

One of The Popinjay's most commendable characteristics is its charm and personality. Run by a committed and loyal team all from the local area, the hotel has become passionate about its surroundings, history and the local community. The Popinjay not only succeeds as a hospitality business, it also encourages people to discover the beauty of the Clyde Valley and will continue to preserve its foundations for as long as possible. Even the hotel's name reflects part of local history, with Popinjay being the name of the imaginary bird linked to local Mayday celebrations in the 17th Century. 

It's safe to say that The Popinjay Country House Hotel & Spa is a true Lanarkshire gem and with its facilities, people, personality and back drop, the hotel has so much more to offer than your average place to visit. 

Both Edinburgh and Glasgow offer vibrant nightlife, culture and shopping. If you’re feeling lucky and fancy a flutter, head to Hamilton Race Course. A trip to Amazonia, Scotland's largest indoor tropical rainforest is the perfect family day out. With stunning scenery and Strathclyde attractions like the Drumpellier, Chatelherault and Strathclyde Country Parks or the New Lanark World Heritage Site Award winning Visitor Centre. there's something for everyone near the Popinjay Country Hotel & Spa


  • 45 minutes from Edinburgh Airport, and 30 minutes from Glasgow Airport
  • Indoor pool with sauna, whirlpool and spa
  • Conference & Event space for 20-220
  • Relax with a drink in our informal lounges
  • All-day dining venue, The Popinjay Brasserie, with free wireless internet access
  • Expansive gym facilities


10% discount for all NHS staff for hair, beauty or in our Dalserf brasserie.  Corporate memberships for £35 per month.  Quoting reference NHS2014.  


Spa Treatments

Get fit or get relaxed. Enjoy the superb, top of the range, health and fitness facilities at our in-house gym and spa. This is no single room crammed with running machines; at the Popinjay we go all out to break the mould. Furthermore, all Spa members get 10% off everything else in the Hotel.

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News & Offers

A wonderful wedding package for the wedding of your dreams at an affordable price. Available for 2014 and 2015, your choice of available dates.

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Christmas at the Popinjay!

Christmas and New Year 2014 This festive season… Be somewhere special

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Popinjay Hotel,
Clyde Valley,
ML8 5QB.

Telephone: 01555 860441
Fax: 01555 860204