Self Catering in Highlands and Islands - Aviemore
Areas: Cairngorms, Highlands and Islands
Sleeps a maximum of: 7
Pricing From: £275.00 - 375.00
Boat of Garten is a quiet village in the Cairngorm National Park, 6 miles from Aviemore and 10 miles from Grantown. Craigview is in Deshar Road near the Post Office/General store with foreign newspapers and currency exchange. The Boat Hotel (100 yards) does bar and gourmet meals.
Along Deshar Road in the other direction is a second store and Anderson's Restaurant - also gourmet meals . Beyond them is the short side road to the Village Hall and children's soft play area. The Strathspey Steam railway offers trips to Aviemore and Broomhill.
The nearby Golf and Tennis Club welcomes visitors. Fishing for salmon, trout and sea trout is available on the River Spey (permits from Post Office) There are many woodland walks while at Loch Garten is the famous Osprey nest on the RSPB reserve. The Funicular railway to the visitor centre and restaurant high on Cairngorm Mountain is open all year.
Both Aviemore and Grantown have full shopping facilities including Tesco in Aviemore which is open 7 to 10 Mondays thro' Saturdays and 9 to 8 on Sundays. The flat has 3 bedrooms, 1 double, 1 twin room and a room with single bed and 2 bunk beds for children. Well equipped kitchen/dining room and separate lounge with 2 sofas, 2 arm chairs and TV with VCR and DVD player.
There are two fully fitted bathrooms, each with bath and electric shower one being effectively en suite with the double bedroom. Suitable for 5 adults and 2 children. Off-peak heating is included.
Other electricity is via a meter which takes £1 coins.
Services / Facilities:
Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Payable
1 Double Bedroom
1 Twin Bedroom
1 Triple Bedroom
TV - Satellite or Cable
Off road parking
Activities within 20min drive of the property
Pub/Bar within 1 mile
Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Aviemore area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Abernethy Forest - 2.2 miles (Countryside)
Loch Garten Osprey Centre - 2.2 miles (Countryside)
Carrbridge Packhorse Bridge - 3.3 miles (Historic Building)
Doune of Rothiemurchus - 5.5 miles (Historic House)
Cairngorms National Park - 5.8 miles (Countryside)
Cairngorms National Park - Photos and Historic Sites - 7.9 miles (Countryside)
Ruthven Barracks - 16.2 miles (Historic Building)
Ardclach Bell Tower - 16.4 miles (Historic Building)
Drumin Castle - 16.6 miles (Castle)
Highland Folk Museum - 18 miles (Museum)
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