Our location

Holly Cottage is located on the edge of Aviemore, ideal for a relaxing and restful holiday. Aviemore is easily accessible by car from the rest of the UK, and is just over an hour’s drive from Inverness Airport, which is served by British Airways, bmi and easyjet.

Outdoor activities

In the heart of the Highlands, at the foot of the Cairngorrns, Holly Cottage is an ideal base for an active holiday. Excellent skiing and watersports facilities are within a few minutes drive and there are also opportunities for walking and cycling in addition to fishing and shooting.

Golf

Holly Cottage offers an ideal base for a golf holiday with convenient access to some of the UK’s finest courses in a beautiful setting. The new Spey Valley Golf Course, opened early in 2006, is a world class golfing facility, which is only a few minutes drive from the house.

The Whisky Trail

The Strathspey whisky trail covers six working distilleries from Benromach, Cardhu, Glenfiddich, Glen Grant, The Glenlivet and Strathisla together along with the Speyside Cooperage where you can actually see the oak whisky barrels being made.

Skiing in Scotland

The original home of Scottish Skiing is Carrbridge as it was the location of the first professional Ski School. Skiing has now become one of the main tourist attractions and a universally popular sport with all ages.

Skiing in Scotland

The original home of Scottish Skiing is Carrbridge as it was the location of the first professional Ski School. Skiing has now become one of the main tourist attractions and a universally popular sport with all ages.