Travelling to Aviemore Scotland

Aviemore is easily accessable by road (A9 north from Perth, or south from Inverness) and rail (Aviemore Station). The nearest airport is Inverness, which is under 1 hours drive from Aviemore. Edinburgh and Glasgow airports are about 2 hours and 30 minutes and 3 hours and 15 minutes drive respectively.

Places to visit, things to do … 



Food & Drink …..

Catering….Fresh, local food (Quality food boxes, oven ready meals or a fully catered private chef experience)

Fitness, Beauty Therapy and Yoga…..

Fitness at 58 degrees – Based here in the stunning Cairngorms, Fitnessat58degrees offers fitness retreats here and all over the world. They also offer daily guided walks, bootcamps and fun team building activities.

Aviemore Beauty & Alternative therapy centre  – More than just a beauty salon, Aviemore Beauty is an alternative therapy centre too. An extensive range of therapies are on offer, and you can expect the highest standard of treatments from carefully selected local therapists. Two large treatment rooms, with mood lighting and soft relaxing music ensure clients feel completely at ease, allowing body and mind to relax.

The Retreat, Aviemore – The Retreat in Aviemore offers all pampering services from Hair Styling to Sunbeds and for that special event whether its for a Birthday, Hen night , Wedding or just because you have not seen your friends in a while, a Pamper Party from the Retreat is the perfect way to get together and REALLY CHILL OUT.

Cairngorm Beauty Therapy – Cairngorm Beauty Therapy is a brand new luxurious spa and beauty facility in Aviemore, in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park. With expert therapists, fresh and relaxing treatment rooms, Cairngorm Beauty Therapy is a sanctuary in the Highlands dedicated to soothing away the stresses of life, rejuvenating and reenergising the body and allow you to indulge your senses.

Total Yoga, Highlands   Fancy your own in-lodge massage or bespoke Yoga session? A professional massage service during your stay. Catering for a simple pampering back massage or something deeper to soothe away those tired muscles after your days full of outdoor activities. Easy to book, just get in touch with your requirements

Juicy Detox Yoga & Fitness Weeks/Weekends in the Cairngorm National Park – Contact Lisa Lawson on
or email


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Strathspey Veterinary Centre – 01479 872252

Local Golf Clubs…..

Macdonald Spey Valley Golf Course – Dave Thomas designed Championship course- 01479 812920 – Spey Valley G.C – Significantly reduced green fee, only £55, for Great North Lodges guests, just quote Great North Lodges by phone. Complimentary club hire (subject to availability).
Boat of Garten Golf and Tennis Club  – 01479 831282 Reduced green fee, only £40, for Great North Lodges guests, just quote discount code NorG01 by phone or online.
Carrbridge G.C – 01479 841623
Grantown on Spey G.C – 01479 872029
Castle Stuart Golf Links – Home of the 2016 Scottish Open – 01463 796111

Cairngorm Golf Pass

Local Bike Hire…..

Mikes Bikes, Aviemore.  New hire centre is now open,Unit 17/12 Spey Valley Business Park, Dalfaber, Aviemore, PH22 1ST Tel:  01479 816212
Bothy Bike, Aviemore
Basecamp Bikes

Local Taxi Services…..
Gerry’s Aviemore Taxis – 01479 849072
G & N Haggerty Aviemore – 01479 810118
Weir’s Aviemore – 01479 810141
JGA’s Taxis Aviemore – 01479 811520

Car Hire…..
Aviemore Car Rental 01479 811463
Macdonald’s Self Drive, Aviemore 01479 811444
Aviemore Self Drive Car Hire 07964 284150


Tomatin Firewood

Useful Telephone Numbers….

NHS 24 – 111

Your Perfect Smile Dental Clinic, Aviemore –  01479 812846, Grantown on Spey Clinic – 01479 872107
Aviemore Health Centre – 01479 810258
Aviemore Dental Clinic – 01479 810301
Post Office, Aviemore – 01479 811056, Boat of Garten – 01479 831527, Grantown on Spey – 01479 872563
Police Scotland – 101

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