Close to Cairngorm National Park and the Cairn Gorm ski area
The resort is best known for its proximity to Cairngorm National Park and the Cairn Gorm ski area. Winter sports fans come from all over the UK and further afield to ski in some of the most beautiful scenery in the country. The ski area is 11 miles from the town and Aviemore’s hotels and b&b guest houses offer visitors a convenient and affordable base.
Get the Best Deals
Look for those that welcome skiers and snowboarders and where you’ll have space for equipment or parking. Maybe you’d like to find somewhere for the festive season so that you can enjoy romantic walks in the snowy countryside and traditional Christmas dinners or be part of the famous Hogmanay celebrations.
You’ll find a great range of luxury options as well as cheap, comfortable accommodation in the centre of Aviemore. Hotels are in high demand over the Christmas and New Year period so be sure to book in advance. During summer, visitors come to hike, climb and cycle in the spectacular countryside.
Choose establishments in the centre or look for low cost alternatives in nearby Carrbridge or in Inverness. Cairngorm National Park is also home to some of Scotland’s most famous distilleries and some, such as Glenlivet, Dalwhinnie and Royal Lochnagar have visitor centres which can be easily reached from your bed and breakfast.
Places to Stay near Railway Station
Address Aviemore Train Station : Grampian Road, Highland PH22 1PD, Scotland
Main town train station located on the Highland Main Line which connects the cities of Perth and Inverness in Scotland.
Trains are operated by East Coast and First ScotRail.
Stay near rail station
Where is ?
It’s easy to reach the town from anywhere in the UK. The A9 is the best route running from north to south and there are regular train services from Glasgow, Inverness and Edinburgh. Take advantage of low season rates on accommodation and enjoy a spring or autumn break.
You’ll find that it’s not as busy yet the weather is still nice for walking on the Orbital trail or cycling around the lochs. If you’re a winter sports fan you’ll not only save on the cost of your trip, a cheap bed and breakfast also offers an authentic home from home atmosphere. The resort is not big and your b&b is within easy walking distance of bus stops.
Take local buses operated by Rapsons to the Cairn Gorm ski area or to other Spey Valley destinations. Find the best hotels and cheap bed and breakfast accommodation in Aviemore and discover all the sights and attractions of this magnificent part of Scotland.
Location : the town is located within Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands. It’s a popular skiing destination.
Region : Highlands of Scotland, Badenoch and Strathspey area.
Country : Scotland
Nearby Attractions and Sights
Loch an Eilein
(few miles from Aviemore in Scotland)
In Scottish Gaelic it means “Loch of the island”. Lake surrounded by absolutely stunning scenery. It’s a lovely peaceful spot, perfect for a leisurely stroll round the loch.
Cairngorm Reindeer Herd Centre
(Reindeer House, Inverness-Shire PH22 1QU, United Kingdom)
Free-ranging herd of reindeer in their natural environment. Feeding the reindeers and learn all about them.
Strathspey Steam Railway
(Grampian Road, PH22 1PY Scotland)
Steam train running from Aviemore to Broomhill via Boat of Garten. It’s a great experience for all ages.
(Cairn Gorm Ski Area, Inverness-Shire PH22 1RB, Scotland UK)
Take a trip up the mountain to the Ptarmigan Top Station on a funicular railway, the highest train in Britain. It’s one of a few places in the Uk where you can ski.
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