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 … 

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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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Highland Fishing

Fishing Guide – Rivers Edge:  Angling for all abilities for info please email –

Local Golf Clubs

Boat of Garten Golf and Tennis Club  – Award winning James Braid classic course – Pro shop, tennis courts, full catering. All visitors welcome – 01479 831282 – Boat of Garten G.C.  Significantly reduced green fee, only £40, for Great North Lodges guests, just quote discount code NorG01 by phone or online.

Carrbridge G.C – 01479 841623 – Carrbridge G.C.

Grantown on Spey G.C – 01479 872029 – Grantown on Spey G.C.

MacDonald Spey Valley Golf – 03448799152 –  Spey Valley Golf

Castle Stuart Golf Links – Home of the 2016 Scottish Open – 01463 796111 – Castle Stuart Golf Links

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

Local Veterinary Services

Strathspey Veterinary Centre – 01479 872252


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Useful Telephone Numbers….

NHS 24 – 111

Your Perfect Smile Dental Clinic, Aviemore –  5 star service and emergency appointments available. 01479 812846, Grantown on Spey Clinic – 01479 872107

Aviemore Health Centre – 01479 810258

Aviemore Dental Clinic – 01479 811019

Post Office, Aviemore – 01479 811056, Boat of Garten – 01479 831527, Grantown on Spey – 01479 872563

Police Scotland – 101

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