Boat of Garten is a gorgeous village lying on the River Spey towards the north of the Cairngorms National Park. With fine stone cottages, pretty gardens and a setting by majestic hills, Boat of Garten has plenty to recommend it for a country cottage break.
About Boat of Garten for Cottage Holidays
Beautiful Loch Garten is just south of the settlement and between Boat of Garden and the loch itself is the enchanting Abernethy Forest National Nature Reserve. If you love the great outdoors and exploring natural landscapes then this part of Scotland is just excellent for walking and hiking. Those looking for a challenge can visit the Cairngorm Mountains, just 15 miles away. With a golf course, a church and a couple of shops, Boat of Garten is a fantastic base for exploring the delights of the Cairngorms, as well as Glenmore Forest Park which is also in the vicinity. If you like nature and going on long walks through stunning scenery, then taking a cottage break in Boat of Garten is an excellent way to experience all of this and more.
Speyside is also home to a number of whisky distilleries, so those who like a ‘wee dram’ or two, should really enjoy a holiday in this part of Scotland. In fact, Speyside is where you will find over half of all the distilleries in Scotland so enjoy!
When it comes to finding a good quality place to stay, Country Cottages Online can help. Choose from cottages in the Scottish countryside and rural retreats to really get away from it all.
Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Boat of Garten, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Highland.