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Guidebook for Aberlour

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Guidebook for Aberlour

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Cannot recommend Knockando Woollen Mill enough! A lovely renovated mill owned by the National Trust producing unique tweed collections... also fantastic little cafe homemade lunches and teas.
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Knockando Woolmill
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Cannot recommend Knockando Woollen Mill enough! A lovely renovated mill owned by the National Trust producing unique tweed collections... also fantastic little cafe homemade lunches and teas.
Post office, Garage and basic food supplies and news papers. Go early they run out fast of their limited supply.
Ballindalloch Post Office
Post office, Garage and basic food supplies and news papers. Go early they run out fast of their limited supply.
Post office, newspapers and general supplies....tiny but got the basics.
Archiestown Sub Post Office
20 High St
Post office, newspapers and general supplies....tiny but got the basics.
Highly recommended. Authentic old grocery store with exceptional quality specialty products and deli as well as farm eggs, ice cream, whisky's, gifts etc Great option for picnics or easy meals.
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The Spey Larder
96-98 High St
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Highly recommended. Authentic old grocery store with exceptional quality specialty products and deli as well as farm eggs, ice cream, whisky's, gifts etc Great option for picnics or easy meals.
Great source of local Speyside malts and information
The Whisky Shop Dufftown
1 Fife St
Great source of local Speyside malts and information
Local garage and shop.
Aberlour Filling Station
113 High St
Local garage and shop.
Worth the drive. Set in lovely grounds with several shops: one of the best second hand books shops, a whisky shop, an art gallery and crafts, a farmers produce shop as well as a cafe and resturant.
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Logie Steading
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Worth the drive. Set in lovely grounds with several shops: one of the best second hand books shops, a whisky shop, an art gallery and crafts, a farmers produce shop as well as a cafe and resturant.
also offers medical assistance
Aberlour Pharmacy
112 High St
also offers medical assistance
Highly recommended for crafters, weavers and knitters.
3 Bags Wool
Highly recommended for crafters, weavers and knitters.
Post office and Newspaper shop
Craigellachie Post Office
Post office and Newspaper shop
Walkers Shortbread is a global success, this is their local shop and full seleciton. Try their factory rejects...freshest and best bargain going!! A treat with your tea or great gift.
Walkers Shortbread Bakery Shop
Walkers Shortbread is a global success, this is their local shop and full seleciton. Try their factory rejects...freshest and best bargain going!! A treat with your tea or great gift.
Global brand who make cashmere and produce for companies such as Chanel. Visit their factory outlet. It is worth it even if just for their restaurant. Also be sure to visit their HOME shop.
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Johnstons of Elgin
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Global brand who make cashmere and produce for companies such as Chanel. Visit their factory outlet. It is worth it even if just for their restaurant. Also be sure to visit their HOME shop.
Large and popular Scottish gift shop, food market and cafe/resturant.
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Brodie Countryfare
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Large and popular Scottish gift shop, food market and cafe/resturant.
Pick up some local pottery, made on site.
Speyside Pottery
Pick up some local pottery, made on site.
Great old Saddler shop. Ask for a look in his back shed, you'd be amazed what's in there. Basically whatever you need as far as hard wear he has. Makes his own leather belts, bags etc
C A Gammack
83 High St
Great old Saddler shop. Ask for a look in his back shed, you'd be amazed what's in there. Basically whatever you need as far as hard wear he has. Makes his own leather belts, bags etc
Originally a garden centre but equally visited for its gift shops and resturant. Great afternoon teas.
Christies Of Fochabers (Chemists) Ltd
62 High St
Originally a garden centre but equally visited for its gift shops and resturant. Great afternoon teas.
One of the best whisky shops. Owner very knowledgable and generous with sharing it. Samples and purchases at the ready. Gift shop next door. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/activities-and-attraction
The Whisky Castle & Highland Market
6 Main St
One of the best whisky shops. Owner very knowledgable and generous with sharing it. Samples and purchases at the ready. Gift shop next door. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/activities-and-attraction
Fine art and local artists
Tomintoul Gallery
82 Main Street
Fine art and local artists
Local gift shop, cars, jewellery etc. if your looking for a little something or gift.
Ewe & Me
79 High St
Local gift shop, cars, jewellery etc. if your looking for a little something or gift.
Spinning and weaving workshops. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/activities-and-attractions/activity/?autoid=3328
Carron
Spinning and weaving workshops. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/activities-and-attractions/activity/?autoid=3328
Grande old shop of the area, with speciality produce, excellent quality deli and well stocked specialist whisky shop.
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Gordon & MacPhail South Street
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Grande old shop of the area, with speciality produce, excellent quality deli and well stocked specialist whisky shop.
Newspapers, post office, cards, cigarets etc
S. Cattanach Ltd
71A High St
Newspapers, post office, cards, cigarets etc
Good selection of Scottish gifts, crystal, Harris Tweemd, clan and family name mugs, plaques etc.
A Gift From Scotland
28 High St
Good selection of Scottish gifts, crystal, Harris Tweemd, clan and family name mugs, plaques etc.
Art gallery, prints, local artists, photographers. Framing service, cards etc. More shopping in Aberlour see http://www.aboutaberlour.co.uk/where-to-shop/
Still Life Picture Framers
126 High St
Art gallery, prints, local artists, photographers. Framing service, cards etc. More shopping in Aberlour see http://www.aboutaberlour.co.uk/where-to-shop/
Any car problems. Phone Frank Ogg and they will sort you out.
Frank Ogg & Son Ltd
Any car problems. Phone Frank Ogg and they will sort you out.
All your money needs and cashpoint.
Bank of Scotland
All your money needs and cashpoint.
Everything Else
So close you can almost taste it can't you? No description needed to say other than they provide great tours and fantastic gift shop. Don't miss.
The Macallan Estate
So close you can almost taste it can't you? No description needed to say other than they provide great tours and fantastic gift shop. Don't miss.
Only 2.5 km away, lovely small authentic distillery. Great tour as a contrast to the bigger distilleries.
Cardhu Distillery
Only 2.5 km away, lovely small authentic distillery. Great tour as a contrast to the bigger distilleries.
Very local, not sure if they do tours but worth a visit just to look at its location by the Spey
Tamdhu Distillery
Very local, not sure if they do tours but worth a visit just to look at its location by the Spey
Golfing in Speyside at its best, in the stunning Ballindalloch Estate. Hunting and fishing by arrangement. Take in Ballindalloch Distillery and Ballindalloch Castle.
Ballindalloch Castle Golf Course
Golfing in Speyside at its best, in the stunning Ballindalloch Estate. Hunting and fishing by arrangement. Take in Ballindalloch Distillery and Ballindalloch Castle.
One of the best, most popular and beautifully located distilleries. Tours and restaurant. Drive round the area or take a walk on one of the many Glenlivet Estate paths.
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Glenlivet
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One of the best, most popular and beautifully located distilleries. Tours and restaurant. Drive round the area or take a walk on one of the many Glenlivet Estate paths.
One of the best, visit the gift shop and restaurant. Lovely drive. Visit the Speyside Cooperage while you are there and have lunch in Dufftown.
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Glenfiddich Distillery
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One of the best, visit the gift shop and restaurant. Lovely drive. Visit the Speyside Cooperage while you are there and have lunch in Dufftown.
Quite an experience to see the real action behind preparing the barrels for your malt...don't miss. Nice gift shop and tour is worth it.
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Speyside Cooperage
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Quite an experience to see the real action behind preparing the barrels for your malt...don't miss. Nice gift shop and tour is worth it.
Follow the Speyside Way along its very many miles. An amazing walk, do as much or as little of it as you like...walk all the way to the sea along the River Spey, amazing experience.
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Speyside Way Visitor Center
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Follow the Speyside Way along its very many miles. An amazing walk, do as much or as little of it as you like...walk all the way to the sea along the River Spey, amazing experience.
Very popular distillery and lovely location
Cragganmore Distillery
Very popular distillery and lovely location
Another well respected distillery worth a visit
Glenrothes
Another well respected distillery worth a visit
As much visited for the gardens as for the distillery tour. Excellent value for garden, distillery tour and dram tasting only 5 GDB. The gardens are magical ...everyone will love.
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Glen Grant Distillery Visitors Centre
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As much visited for the gardens as for the distillery tour. Excellent value for garden, distillery tour and dram tasting only 5 GDB. The gardens are magical ...everyone will love.
One of the less easy malts to find but its right next door! Tours on occasion.
Knockando
One of the less easy malts to find but its right next door! Tours on occasion.
Lovely scenic distillery and worth the drive
Dallas Dhu Distillery
Lovely scenic distillery and worth the drive
Not open to the public but worth driving past on the way home from Aberlour. Drive toward Carron and you will pass it... lovely setting.
Dailuaine Terrace
Not open to the public but worth driving past on the way home from Aberlour. Drive toward Carron and you will pass it... lovely setting.
Well worth it..fantastic view from the top. If you go late summer or autumn the purple Heather is breathtaking!
Ben Rinnes Path
Well worth it..fantastic view from the top. If you go late summer or autumn the purple Heather is breathtaking!
Local Parish
Aberlour Parish Church
7 Victoria Terrace
Local Parish
Local info and internet available.
Aberlour Library
Local info and internet available.
Lovely distillery building and views
Tormore Distillery
Lovely distillery building and views
Highly recommended for canoe and distillery tours.
Spirit Of The Spey
Highly recommended for canoe and distillery tours.
For medical needs
Aberlour Medical Practice
For medical needs
Offers public swimming times.
Speyside High School
Offers public swimming times.
Cute shop and good tour. book in advance
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Aberlour Distillery
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Cute shop and good tour. book in advance
Visit the little hamlet of Hopeman and be sure to take in the beach huts, great for photographers.
Hopeman Golf Club
Visit the little hamlet of Hopeman and be sure to take in the beach huts, great for photographers.
One of the prettiest golf courses. Take in the Spey Bay Dolphin visitor center.
Spey Bay Golf Course
One of the prettiest golf courses. Take in the Spey Bay Dolphin visitor center.
One of the locals.
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Ben Rinnes
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One of the locals.
Mainly used for blends but can purchase.
Craigellachie
Mainly used for blends but can purchase.
One of the best tours and best malts. Book in advance
The Balvenie Distillery
One of the best tours and best malts. Book in advance
One of the oldest and most picturesque distilleries
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Strathisla Distillery
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One of the oldest and most picturesque distilleries
GlenDronach Distillery has the very last coal furnaces in Scotland. Details of Speyside Distilleries see http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_trail.php
Glendronach Distillery
GlenDronach Distillery has the very last coal furnaces in Scotland. Details of Speyside Distilleries see http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_trail.php
Open since 1897. Shop and visitor centre. For more details about Speyside Distilleries see http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_trail.php
Glen Moray Distillery
Open since 1897. Shop and visitor centre. For more details about Speyside Distilleries see http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_trail.php
The smallest distillery in Speyside. Take home your own individual bottle. For more details about Speyside Distilleries see http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_trail.php
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Benromach
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The smallest distillery in Speyside. Take home your own individual bottle. For more details about Speyside Distilleries see http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_trail.php
Not open to tours but do offer special conneseur tours. For more details about Speyside Distilleries see http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_trail.php
Benriach Distillery Co Ltd
Not open to tours but do offer special conneseur tours. For more details about Speyside Distilleries see http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_trail.php
Get all the info you need about tours a whisky heritage. http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_museum.php
Dufftown Whisky and Heritage Centre
10 Conval St
Get all the info you need about tours a whisky heritage. http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/whisky_museum.php
Great walking paths. Biking trails Land Rover safari tours etc
Glenlivet Estate - Crown Estate
Great walking paths. Biking trails Land Rover safari tours etc
Huge variety of activities available from canoeing, rafting, fishing, quadding. Your sure to find something for all the family.
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Rothiemurchus
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Huge variety of activities available from canoeing, rafting, fishing, quadding. Your sure to find something for all the family.
Recommended for quadding, landrover tours and many other activities.
House Of Mulben
Recommended for quadding, landrover tours and many other activities.
Lovely Loch outside Avimore with great little beach and coffee shop. Great day out if the sun is shining. Rent canoes and paddle boats
Loch Morlich
Lovely Loch outside Avimore with great little beach and coffee shop. Great day out if the sun is shining. Rent canoes and paddle boats
Fantastic and beautiful for walking, hiking, snow boarding, skiing and many, many more activities. Take a trip up the funicular railway for a great view http://www.cairngormmountain.org
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Cairngorm Mountain
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Fantastic and beautiful for walking, hiking, snow boarding, skiing and many, many more activities. Take a trip up the funicular railway for a great view http://www.cairngormmountain.org
For a list of all Golf clubs in Speyside, of which there are many see.. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/golf-in-greater-speyside/
Rothes Golf Club
For a list of all Golf clubs in Speyside, of which there are many see.. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/golf-in-greater-speyside/
Another distillery to visit. Also visit the Whisky Market on Tomintoul High street for excellent selections of whisky and knowledge.
Tomintoul Distillery
Another distillery to visit. Also visit the Whisky Market on Tomintoul High street for excellent selections of whisky and knowledge.
Horse riding. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/activities-and-attractions/activity/?autoid=3180
Keith
Horse riding. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/activities-and-attractions/activity/?autoid=3180
Local Hair saloon.
Vanity hair
Local Hair saloon.
All your fishing equipment needs and outfitters needs. Clothes, welling tons, footwear ...Barbour etc
77 High St
77 High St
All your fishing equipment needs and outfitters needs. Clothes, welling tons, footwear ...Barbour etc
All your banking needs. Closed Friday's.
Clydesdale Bank
89 High St
All your banking needs. Closed Friday's.
One of the many golf courses around. Lovely area, closet to Cragganmore Distillery.
Craggan Football, Frisbee and Golf Course
One of the many golf courses around. Lovely area, closet to Cragganmore Distillery.
Aberlour Tennis Club and lawn Bowling. It's small but sufficient. Nice quite location. Phone for information. http://www.aboutaberlour.co.uk/aberlour-tennis-club/
Fleming Hall
Aberlour Tennis Club and lawn Bowling. It's small but sufficient. Nice quite location. Phone for information. http://www.aboutaberlour.co.uk/aberlour-tennis-club/
Church of Scotland Craigellachie.
Church of Scotland Craigellachie
Church of Scotland Craigellachie.
Post office, library and local information.
Rothes Library
4 Seafield Square
Post office, library and local information.
Enjoy and experience the fascinating world of Falcons and falconry. About a 45 min drive, but lovely over the high hills between Dufftown and Huntly. http://www.huntly-falconry.co.uk
North East Falconry Visitors Centre
Enjoy and experience the fascinating world of Falcons and falconry. About a 45 min drive, but lovely over the high hills between Dufftown and Huntly. http://www.huntly-falconry.co.uk
St. Andrews ....the home of Scottish Golf
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St Andrews
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St. Andrews ....the home of Scottish Golf
This is the start of the beautiful Smugglers Walk. about 4 hours in total, easy walk. Let us know if you want details. Pack a lunch, its worth the trip!
Braes of Glenlivet
This is the start of the beautiful Smugglers Walk. about 4 hours in total, easy walk. Let us know if you want details. Pack a lunch, its worth the trip!
Sightseeing
Well worth a visit, a intimate taste of life in a Castle. The grounds are stunning, enjoy the walks through the gardens and down to the River Spey, and a lovely teashop and gift shop
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Ballindalloch Castle and Gardens
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Well worth a visit, a intimate taste of life in a Castle. The grounds are stunning, enjoy the walks through the gardens and down to the River Spey, and a lovely teashop and gift shop
You want a beach! Then Findhorn is your place, know for sailing and its vast open beaches its a great day out. Enjoy the small fishing village and have lunch in one of the two lovely pubs.
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Findhorn
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You want a beach! Then Findhorn is your place, know for sailing and its vast open beaches its a great day out. Enjoy the small fishing village and have lunch in one of the two lovely pubs.
Great for pictures and right next to the distillery.
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Balvenie Castle
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Great for pictures and right next to the distillery.
Lovely Victorian Seaside town. Beaches are amazing!! If you get lucky and have nice weather you will never want to leave. Go to the West end and wander through the lovely shoreside streets and houses.
Nairn
Lovely Victorian Seaside town. Beaches are amazing!! If you get lucky and have nice weather you will never want to leave. Go to the West end and wander through the lovely shoreside streets and houses.
17th century harbour. Famous for fishing, holiday homes, Portsoy Marble and the award winning Portsoy ice-cream.
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Portsoy
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17th century harbour. Famous for fishing, holiday homes, Portsoy Marble and the award winning Portsoy ice-cream.
Lovely seaside town. Now famous for its several antique shops, especially since features on The Antiques Road Show. Also famous for its amazing beaches, Cullen ice-cream and Cullen Skink Soup.
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Cullen
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Lovely seaside town. Now famous for its several antique shops, especially since features on The Antiques Road Show. Also famous for its amazing beaches, Cullen ice-cream and Cullen Skink Soup.
Historic Fishing Village, one of the prettiest on the coast. There is a pub offering meals down by the harbour.
Findochty
Historic Fishing Village, one of the prettiest on the coast. There is a pub offering meals down by the harbour.
Small fishing hamlet by a lovely beach frequented by families, surfers and the ice cream van every summer.
Sandend
Small fishing hamlet by a lovely beach frequented by families, surfers and the ice cream van every summer.
A great stop if your in Elgin. Combine with a trip to Johnstones of Elgin factory shop, and home shop.
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Elgin Cathedral
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A great stop if your in Elgin. Combine with a trip to Johnstones of Elgin factory shop, and home shop.
Asda Super Store. Grocieries and houshould needs.
Asda Elgin Superstore
Asda Super Store. Grocieries and houshould needs.
Beautiful beaches and lovely beach side dining and coffee shop. Great when the sun is out.
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Lossiemouth
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Beautiful beaches and lovely beach side dining and coffee shop. Great when the sun is out.
World known private school to the Royal Family. Close to the small fishing town of Hopeman. Pretty harbour, gift shop, ice cream. Hopeman beach huts - one of most photographed spots on Moray Coast.
Gordonstoun School
World known private school to the Royal Family. Close to the small fishing town of Hopeman. Pretty harbour, gift shop, ice cream. Hopeman beach huts - one of most photographed spots on Moray Coast.
Great visit for kids and adults. Coffee shop and gift shop. Beautiful beaches.
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Scottish Dolphin Centre
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Great visit for kids and adults. Coffee shop and gift shop. Beautiful beaches.
One of most photographed villages. Featured in local hero. Very steep incline down but does have a local pub and phone box to reward your efforts. Worth it, its lovely!
Crovie
One of most photographed villages. Featured in local hero. Very steep incline down but does have a local pub and phone box to reward your efforts. Worth it, its lovely!
A lovely drive and not to be missed
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Loch Ness
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A lovely drive and not to be missed
Known for its culture, music and art community. The Capital of the highlands and international Airport
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Inverness
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Known for its culture, music and art community. The Capital of the highlands and international Airport
Worth a visit, also visit Brodie gift shop.
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Brodie Castle
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Worth a visit, also visit Brodie gift shop.
Got to be on your list if your castle hunting. Romantic ...even mentioned by Shakespeare in Macbeth. Gift shop, gardens and tea room. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/activities-and-attractions/ac
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Cawdor Castle and Gardens
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Got to be on your list if your castle hunting. Romantic ...even mentioned by Shakespeare in Macbeth. Gift shop, gardens and tea room. http://www.greaterspeyside.com/activities-and-attractions/ac
Visit the summer home of the Royal Family. Check opening times. Ballater is a lovely little town. Lovely drive and day out.
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Balmoral Castle
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Visit the summer home of the Royal Family. Check opening times. Ballater is a lovely little town. Lovely drive and day out.
Food Scene
Highly recommended for meals. Make a reservation though as very popular also check out their newly renovated Whisky Bar over looking the Spey.
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The Craigellachie Hotel
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Highly recommended for meals. Make a reservation though as very popular also check out their newly renovated Whisky Bar over looking the Spey.
Recommended Restaurant and Whisky Bar. Beautiful Hotel newly renovated. Check it out..recommend reservations in advance.
Dowans Hotel
Recommended Restaurant and Whisky Bar. Beautiful Hotel newly renovated. Check it out..recommend reservations in advance.
Good meals and extensive whisky bar, their bar men know their whisky's and could talk all night to you. Try the whisky sampler.
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Highlander Inn
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Good meals and extensive whisky bar, their bar men know their whisky's and could talk all night to you. Try the whisky sampler.
Lovely local bar, always filled with visitors and local. Very busy in the fishing season so book in advance. Bistro Bar meals and great whisky selection. On the banks of the Spey, lovely.
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The Mash Tun
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Lovely local bar, always filled with visitors and local. Very busy in the fishing season so book in advance. Bistro Bar meals and great whisky selection. On the banks of the Spey, lovely.
Lovely, elegant old hotel close to the shore front. Set in stunning grounds, was summer home to Charlie Chaplin for three weeks every summer.
Muthu Newton Hotel
Lovely, elegant old hotel close to the shore front. Set in stunning grounds, was summer home to Charlie Chaplin for three weeks every summer.
HIghly recommended for lunches and teas. Always busy so book in advance.
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Rockpool Cafe
10 The Square
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HIghly recommended for lunches and teas. Always busy so book in advance.
Food highly recommended. Lovely pre dinner lounge area and in the summer tables set up outside.
Archiestown Hotel
Food highly recommended. Lovely pre dinner lounge area and in the summer tables set up outside.
You want fish and chips then go here. The quality is always fresh and delicious...go local and eat them out of the bag by the Spey. Place your order in advance and pick up. Info at cottage.
Aberlour Takeaway
92 High St
You want fish and chips then go here. The quality is always fresh and delicious...go local and eat them out of the bag by the Spey. Place your order in advance and pick up. Info at cottage.
Recently renovated and provides meals
The Aberlour Hotel
87 High St
Recently renovated and provides meals
Specialty coffees, breakfast, lunches and teas. Also close by. Knockando Woolen Mile Tea Room. Simple but delicious and home made. Ballindalloch Castle - light lunches. or Archiestown
The Byre
121 High St
Specialty coffees, breakfast, lunches and teas. Also close by. Knockando Woolen Mile Tea Room. Simple but delicious and home made. Ballindalloch Castle - light lunches. or Archiestown
Enjoy an afternoon tea in the walled garden. Gordon castle also has a resturant end to enjoy
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Gordon Castle Walled Garden
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Enjoy an afternoon tea in the walled garden. Gordon castle also has a resturant end to enjoy
Baxters the international brand known for soups, jams etc has a lovely visitor centre, tea room and resturant as well as several small gift shops, history centre etc. Afternoon scones and cream !!
Baxters of Speyside
Baxters the international brand known for soups, jams etc has a lovely visitor centre, tea room and resturant as well as several small gift shops, history centre etc. Afternoon scones and cream !!
Very famous for its award winning ice cream
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Portsoy Ice Cream
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Very famous for its award winning ice cream
Excellent reputation for award winning meals. Must call to arrange. Cooking courses also available. http://www.cragganmore-house.com
Cragganmore
Excellent reputation for award winning meals. Must call to arrange. Cooking courses also available. http://www.cragganmore-house.com
The highest restaurant in the UK at the top of Avimore Ski hill. Take the funicular up. It is perhaps more cafe than restaurant but worth it for the view. Good hearty soup, a small bar and gift shop.
Ptarmigan Restaurant
The highest restaurant in the UK at the top of Avimore Ski hill. Take the funicular up. It is perhaps more cafe than restaurant but worth it for the view. Good hearty soup, a small bar and gift shop.
Enjoy light lunches, tempting assortment of home made cakes and scones. Also a gift shop selling estate honey, jams etc and gifts. Enjoy the beautiful caste, gardens and river walk. Closed Saturdays.
Ballindalloch Castle Tea Shop
Enjoy light lunches, tempting assortment of home made cakes and scones. Also a gift shop selling estate honey, jams etc and gifts. Enjoy the beautiful caste, gardens and river walk. Closed Saturdays.
Have not actually eaten here but will give it a try one day
The Croft Inn
Have not actually eaten here but will give it a try one day
Choice of three restaurants, whisky room and bar. All excellent quality and atmosphere. The Spirit Safe Whisky Bar. A beautiful ambient whisky bar you just don't want to leave. The master of the bar is by far one of the most friendly people you will meet, his passion and knowledge of Malt Whisky adds to the event. Either enjoy a pre dinner drink or go to enjoy a great selection of Speyside Malts.
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The Station Hotel
51 New St
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Choice of three restaurants, whisky room and bar. All excellent quality and atmosphere. The Spirit Safe Whisky Bar. A beautiful ambient whisky bar you just don't want to leave. The master of the bar is by far one of the most friendly people you will meet, his passion and knowledge of Malt Whisky adds to the event. Either enjoy a pre dinner drink or go to enjoy a great selection of Speyside Malts.
Pick up Chinese food. Have not tried it ourselves so if you do, let us know your opinion.
Fu-Wing
19 High St
Pick up Chinese food. Have not tried it ourselves so if you do, let us know your opinion.
Essentials
Small but reasonable grocery store, got all the basics and more.
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Co-op Food - Aberlour
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Small but reasonable grocery store, got all the basics and more.
Tesco Super Store. All your grocery and house needs.
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Tesco Extra
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Tesco Super Store. All your grocery and house needs.
Mair Fish (more fish). Fresh local and sourced fish right from the harbour. Local specialities: smoked haddock, kippers, seafood. Sea Bass, trout etc BBQ ready. http://www.eatmairfish.co.uk
Marine Place
Mair Fish (more fish). Fresh local and sourced fish right from the harbour. Local specialities: smoked haddock, kippers, seafood. Sea Bass, trout etc BBQ ready. http://www.eatmairfish.co.uk
Drinks & Nightlife
One of the iconic and most photographed bars in Scotland. The present owner is over 80 years old and serves customers every day. It is tiny, with a roaring fireplace and basically standing room only. Set aside the Fiddich River it makes an idyllic Scottish scene. Perfect distance from to walk from Aberlour to Craigellachie along the Spey (45 mins) walk there, have a drink and walk back to Aberlour.
The Fiddichside Inn
One of the iconic and most photographed bars in Scotland. The present owner is over 80 years old and serves customers every day. It is tiny, with a roaring fireplace and basically standing room only. Set aside the Fiddich River it makes an idyllic Scottish scene. Perfect distance from to walk from Aberlour to Craigellachie along the Spey (45 mins) walk there, have a drink and walk back to Aberlour.
Try our local beer as well. Available at the Cooperative and Spey Larder in Aberlour.
Speyside Craft Brewery
2 Greshop Road
Try our local beer as well. Available at the Cooperative and Spey Larder in Aberlour.
Arts & Culture
One of the best and oldest local golf clubs
Dufftown Golf Club
One of the best and oldest local golf clubs
Worth a visit. One the first environmental and holistic communities. Visit the gift shop, theatre etc. By the lovely village of Findhorn.
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Findhorn Foundation
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Worth a visit. One the first environmental and holistic communities. Visit the gift shop, theatre etc. By the lovely village of Findhorn.