Grantown on Spey with its elegant buildings and tree-lined streets is an appealing part of the Scottish Highlands for a self-catering break.
What Grantown-On-Spey, Highland offers for Self-Catering Holidays
When it comes to eating out, the town is home to a choice of restaurants and a few pubs. The town also has a museum and a golf club.
Best Things to See and Do on a Cottage Holiday in Grantown on Spey
• Situated within the Cairngorms National Park, this is one of Scotland’s most beautiful areas which is home to the Cairngorm mountain range. People visit this area to enjoy a fantastic array of outdoor activities such as walking, hiking, mountaineering, fishing, horse riding, wildlife watching and even winter sports such as skiing at Aviemore in season.
• Scotland and the Highlands is rich in unique culture and in historical attractions; there are many fascinating historic castles to visit within an hour’s drive of Grantown on Spey including Ballindalloch Castle, Balmoral Castle (the Queen’s very own holiday home), Brodie Castle, Cawdor Castle and the ruins of Urquhart Castle.
• For those who enjoy a ‘wee dram’ a visit to one of the malt whisky distilleries not too far from Grantown on Spey will be in order. The renowned Malt Whisky Trail in Speyside is only around an hour’s drive from Grantown on Spey where there are a variety of distilleries to choose from.
• Few people haven’t heard of the legend of the Loch Ness monster. Out of sheer curiosity or the chance to see this huge scenic lake, it is worth visiting this renowned loch, which is located within an hour’s drive of Grantown on Spey.
Holiday accommodation in Grantown on Spey may be in apartments, cottages or even in log cabins in the nearby countryside. Whatever type of accommodation suits you best, we hope you find your perfect holiday home to rent in or close to Grantown on Spey.
Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Grantown-On-Spey, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Highland.