Andy Murray buys hotel near Scottish hometown

Andy Murray is going into the hotel business after buying a

property near his hometown in Scotland.

The third-ranked Briton plans to transform the Cromlix House

Hotel close to Dunblane into a 15-room, five-star property.

The U.S. Open and Olympic champion says he is ”pleased to be

able to give something back to the community I grew up in.”

The hotel is set to re-open in spring 2014 and will be managed

on Murray’s behalf by Inverlochy Castle Management


Murray’s brother Jamie married Alejandra Gutierrez at the hotel

in 2010.