Rod Stewart stuns workers at Scots lodge by leaving big £10k tip as he celebrated Celtic win & Hogmanay


SIR ROD Stewart surprised workers at a five-star Scottish lodge – by handing them a £10,000 tip.

The rocker, 78, rang within the New 12 months along with his spouse Penny Lancaster, 52, and sons Alastair, 18, and Aiden, 12, on the world-famous Gleneagles Lodge in Perthshire.

Sir Rod and his family dressed up to the nines to celebrate Hogmanay in Scotland


Sir Rod and his household dressed as much as the nines to rejoice Hogmanay in Scotland

Employees on the luxurious retreat have been in addition to themselves when the Maggie Could singer rewarded their onerous work with an enormous gratuity.

The kindhearted crooner – whose new album Swing Fever, with Jools Holland, is launched on February 23, mentioned: “I’ve been fortunate sufficient to remain in a number of the prime inns on the earth and the service at Gleneagles is second to none.

“The workers do a terrific job at a really hectic time of the yr and deserve each penny. It’s Scottish hospitality at its highest.”

An insider on the lodge, advised the Every day Document: “It was a pleasure taking care of Rod and his beautiful household and we’re delighted that he clearly loved his keep.”

The world-class Gleneagles resort - which boasts Scotland's only two star Michelin restaurant -  is popular amongst the rich and famous


The world-class Gleneagles resort – which boasts Scotland’s solely two star Michelin restaurant – is in style amongst the wealthy and well-knownCredit score: Michael Schofield

On his tip, Sir Rod joked: “I suggested the girls and boys at Gleneagles to take a position the cash correctly – stick the lot on Scotland to win the Euros.”

The music legend gave followers a glimpse into his keep on the excessive class resort in Auchterarder, Perthshire, by posting a photograph of himself and his boys – all donning conventional Scottish gown – alongside a glamourous-looking Penny to Instagram, which he captioned: “A dedication to my great Scottish father.”

The household additionally cheered Celtic to a 2-1 win over Rangers within the Previous Agency derby on December 30. Penny posted an image of herself, Sir Rod and Alastair toasting the victory with cocktails from the lodge’s American Bar. She wrote: “Celebrating 2-1 win to Celtic.”

Gleneagles was just lately named the world’s greatest lodge for hospitality and boasts 11 totally different eating places and bars, together with the one two-star Michelin restaurant in Scotland.

The resort is in style with celebrities, with well-known diners and company together with Queen Elizabeth II, John Travolta and Sir Sean Connery.


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