Nestled in the breathtakingly beautiful Cairngorms National Park, Aviemore is one of the most fantastic locations for exploring the very best of the Scottish Highlands. Surrounded by secret lochs, ancient forests, endless hiking and biking trails, this is the ideal spot for those looking for a short break in the heart of nature. And with holiday lodges that sleep groups of all shapes and sizes, you’re sure to find the perfect hideaway here too.
To make the most of the spectacular scenery, opt for a lodge with a hot tub. There’s nothing quite like kicking back in the bubbles and admiring the majestic Cairngorm Mountain range. Back inside your cosy log cabin, the wood-burning stove will keep things toasty, while the fully-equipped kitchen will allow you to whip up a feast. Whether you’re searching for a spacious self-catering lodge for all the family or a romantic holiday home just for two, we know all the very best locations in the Cairngorms.
You’ll also find an abundance of activities and a great selection of shops, pubs and cafes situated in Aviemore. Take the funicular at the CairnGorm Mountain resort for spectacular views of the mountain range. Nature lovers will enjoy observing the local wildlife, including wild cats and capercaillie birds. With the River Spey right on your doorstep, there are plenty of opportunities for fishing and canoeing too. However, you spend your day, returning to a soak in the hot tub is the best feeling.
Nethy Bridge, near Aviemore
Whether you’re seeking long windswept wanders through ruggedly beautiful landscapes or days out exploring culture-filled cities, Scotland has something to suit every kind of taste. Here are a few of our favourite destinations with hot tub lodges in the Highlands: