Local Area

Highland Holiday Cottages, Nairn, near Inverness

Local Attractions

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Cawdor Castle – approx. 5 miles from Nairn
Brodie Castle – just off the A96 between Nairn and Forres
Clava Stones (Bronze Age cemetery) and Culloden Battlefield
Fort George – 18th century fortress near Ardersier
Cairngorm National Park
Logie Steading – select shopping centre with art galleries and cafe

www.logie.co.uk
www.historic-scotland.gov.uk
www.visitscotland.com

The area also offers a variety of activities to choose from.

Fishing

There is a trout and course fishery, Geddes Fishery, just 5 minutes along the road from Market Stance which has three different lochs to chose from.
The rivers Nairn, Findhorn and Spey all offer good fishing at reasonable prices. For more information click here
Lochindorb is a popular place for locals to fish as it is free. Located 18 miles from Geddes, on the Grantown-on-Spey road, the scenery is beautiful and over the autumn/winter months there are plenty grouse to be seen.
Throughout the summer there are often Ospreys fishing the loch.

Golf

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There are 2 championship golf courses in Nairn, just a few miles from Geddes. Both are highly recommended with views out over the Moray Firth.

Walking

Nairn Beach / Culbin Forest
Walking, cycling and bird-watching
Dolphin, seal and porpoise watching

http://scotland.forestry.gov.uk/visit/culbin
www.moraydolphins.co.uk
www.ecoventures.co.uk

Dava Way
A 24 mile walk/cycle linking Forres and Grantown-on-Spey. The route mainly follows the old Highland Railway.

www.walkhighlands.co.uk
www.davaway.org.uk

The Speyside Whisky Trail
A dozen of Speyside’s finest distilleries…

www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/

Shopping

In Nairn..

Co-op, Sainsbury’s

Househill Farm Shop on the Grantown-on Spey road sells fresh local produce

Nairn High Street offers a butcher, baker, chemist, ironmonger and lots more..
The Highland Delicatessan on Leopold Street (at the west end of the High Street) is well worth a visit.

In Forres..

Tesco, Lidl

Eating out Recommended by us…

NAIRN

The Classroom Bistro
1 CAWDOR STREET, IV12 4QD
T: 01667 455999
www.theclassroombistro.com

The Bandstand
CRESCENT ROAD, IV12 4NB
T: 01667 452341
Restaurant at the Braevar Hotel in Nairn.
Lovely food and a beautiful sea view of the Moray Firth.
www.braevalhotel.co.uk

Golf View Hotel & Spa
THE SEAFRONT, 63 SEABANK ROAD, IV12 4HD
T: O1667 452301
www.crerarhotels.com/golf-view-hotel-spa

Boath House
AULDEARN, NAIRN IV12 5TE
T: 01667 454896
Luxury country house, Michelin star restaurant
Expensive but a real treat!
www.boath-house.com

Royal Bengal
89 HIGH STREET, IV12 4DB
T: 01667 454442
Good Indian food
Restaurant and takeaway

Thai Cottage
77A HIGH STREET, IV12 4BW
T: 01667 454633
Takeaway only

Mr Tan – Chinese takeaway
76 HIGH STREET, IV12 4AU
T: 01667 453884

Dragon Pearl – Chinese restaurant
72 HIGH STREET, IV12 4AU
T: 01667 454158

The Dolphin
69 HIGH STREET, IV12 4BW
T: 01667 455534
Good Fish & Chips

1st Pizza Direct
KING STREET, IV12 4BQ
T: 01667 456268
Fish & Chips
Pizza
www.1stpizzadirect.co.uk/nairn-pizza-delivery-takeaway/

CAWDOR

The Cawdor Tavern
IV12 5XP
T: 01667 404777
www.cawdortavern.co.uk

BRODIE

The Old Mill
Brodie, Forres, IV36 2TD
T: 01309 641605
www.oldmillinnbrodie.com

Brodie Countryfare
Brodie, Forres, IV36 2TD
T: 01309 641555
Lunch and shopping
www.brodiecountryfare.com

FINDHORN

The Kimberley Inn
94 Findhorn, IV36 3YJ
T: 01309 690492
Good seafood and beautiful view
www.kimberleyinn.com

The Crown and Anchor Inn
44 Findhorn Road, Forres, IV36 3YF
T: 01309 690243
www.crownandanchorinn.co.uk

HOT TUB HIRE NAIRN

Caledonian Hot Tub Hire have a range of quality and portable Hot Tubs to hire for all occasions, events regardless of the weather. Hot tub hire price includes delivery, set-up, chemicals and collection.  Although based in Inverness and Kinloss we aim to provide free delivery within 15 miles of either of these locations and will deliver outside this range for a small delivery fee. Ideal for special occasions including birthday, hen and stag parties or a enjoy a quiet romantic/relaxing weekend. Choose from the luxury  6 person Lomond Hot Tub, the 8 person Morlich Hot Tub or 5 person Ness.  Very competitive prices.

www.caledonian-hot-tub-hire.co.uk