The Cairngorms National Park is a magical place to visit. Escape your routine and rent a luxury lodge with friends and family and kick back and relax in good company. Tire everyone out indulging in the many fun activities in the Park and return to your luxury lodge and put your feet up after a day enjoying the fresh Cairngorms air.

Here is a small selection of some of the best luxury lodges the Cairngorms offers.


1. Strathspey Lodge, Carrbridge.
A luxurious, family friendly, Highland retreat with outstanding views across the Cairngorms National Park, perfect for lovers of the great outdoors.

Luxury Lodges Cairngorms


2. Beaver Creek Lodge, Aviemore
Beaver Creek is chocolate box chalet material. Accessed by crossing a footbridge over a mountain stream this romantic ski lodge is well placed to enjoy everything Aviemore offers but is well tucked away for privacy.

Cairngorms Lodges


3. Forester’s Lodge, Nethy Bridge
Sit on the deck in the Canadian cedar wood (chemical free) hot tub and relax as the River Nethy babbles away past. This extensively renovated property is part of Seasgair Lodges who are building a great portfolio of beautiful lodges with a personal service.

Lodges in the Cairngorms


4. Glenshee Treehouse
A stunning architect designed octagonal ‘Treehouse’ set on an elevated deck amongst centuries old Scots pines with amazing views of Glenshee. What a treat to sit on the deck in the hot tub and look out over the ‘Glen of the Faeries’.

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5. Mountain View Lodge, Insh
This beautiful lodge is nicely tucked away off the beaten track but with stunning views down over the glen, the River Spey and the mountains beyond. Lodges in the Cairngorms


6.  Glen Clova Luxury Lodges 
These VisitScotland 5 star lodges are situated at the foot of Glen Doll in beautiful Glen Clova in the Angus Glens. A perfect location to escape the hustle and bustle and get out walking and exploring the Cairngorms.Luxury Lodges in Cairngorms


7. Big Husky Lodge, Boat of Garten
With 8 bedrooms this grand ski lodge is popular for celebrations complete with not one but three wood burning stoves, a Scandinavian sauna, hot tub and it’s very own ‘The Grey Man’s Inn’.

Luxury Lodges Cairngorms


8. Tigh an Uillt, Nethy Bridge 
Tigh an Uillt overlooks the River Nethy in the small village of Nethy Bridge known as the Forest Village. Sit on the deck and relax in the hot tub or fire up the BBQ. A great place to return to after a busy day exploring the Cairngorms.

Luxury Lodges Cairngorms


These are just a handful of the amazing places you can stay in the Cairngorms National Park. Suitable for all budgets there is a great variety of accommodation catered and self-catered available. If you are visiting in peak holidays it is best to book well in advance. You can also use our accommodation finder.  Use these dark evenings to plan your escape to the Cairngorms!

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