Things to do and see

When we say there’s something for everyone, we mean it! Whether you’re looking for adrenaline-filled adventure sports or a day at the spa, eating and drinking or picturesque running trails, a peaceful round of golf or a mud-splattered quad bike trek, you won’t have to go far.

In and Around the Area

We’re nestled in the heart of the Cairngorm National Park just a one mile stroll from Aviemore town centre.

Below are some useful links on the local area, history and activities.

Rothiemurchus Estate

Visit Cairngorms

Cairngorm Mountain (Snowsports and Funicular)

Visit Aviemore


Right here in The Cairngorms National Park, you’ll find over ten of the world’s most scenic and challenging golf courses. They’re a great way get out for some fresh air, hone your handicap and see the breathtaking views of the surrounding area. You can find information on golfing in the Cairngorms here.

Whisky and beer

See where world-famous Speyside whiskies are made. Even better – taste them! Indulge in a tasting tour or take a half-day tour round multiple distilleries. There’s lots of information on nearby distilleries here. If beer is your thing, head to Cairngorm Brewery  to try and buy their fantastic ales, stouts and IPAs!


Cairngorm Mountain offers some of the best skiing in Scotland and what’s better – it’s just a 15 min drive from the house! If you’re bringing your own gear, ask about our boot room and drying facilities. If you need to hire equipment, we have some great recommendations too. Check here for information on tickets, weather and lessons.


Our local area offers vast and varied opportunities for exploring the beauty of the Cairngorms. You can bag a monroe, tackle a long distance trail or simply stroll along the network of easy paths all over Rothiemurchus Estate. For lots of great information on walking in the Cairngorms, have a wee look here.

What’s on

There’s always something exciting happening in Aviemore, no matter the season! From husky races and Santa parades to Easter egg hunts and live music events. Here‘s a great website where you can find out what’s on during your stay. You can find out a little about our favourite events here!

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