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Guidebook for The Kennels in Speyside

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Guidebook for The Kennels in Speyside

Food Scene
Recommended by guest: We visited the Station Hotel for dinner & whisky which is only a few miles from the cottage. It has recently been renovated and well worth a visit.
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The Station Hotel
51 New St
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Recommended by guest: We visited the Station Hotel for dinner & whisky which is only a few miles from the cottage. It has recently been renovated and well worth a visit.
Restaurant/Bar
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The Mash Tun
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Restaurant/Bar
Whisky Bar with food
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Highlander Inn
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Whisky Bar with food
Food, bar, restaurant and huge whisky bar upstairs.
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The Craigellachie Hotel
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Food, bar, restaurant and huge whisky bar upstairs.
Just a perfect wee place for cupa n home made cakes or lunches.
Irene's Tearoom
95 High St
Just a perfect wee place for cupa n home made cakes or lunches.
Elgin 8.5 miles about a 12 minute drive Good pizza can deliver for a fee.
Pizzeria Toscana
20 Thunderton Pl
Elgin 8.5 miles about a 12 minute drive Good pizza can deliver for a fee.
In the village of Rothes only 4 minutes drive away from the Kennels.
Rothes Fish & Chip Shop
34 New St
In the village of Rothes only 4 minutes drive away from the Kennels.
Drinks & Nightlife
Famous Whisky Bar: Quaich Bar of Speyside
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The Craigellachie Hotel
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Famous Whisky Bar: Quaich Bar of Speyside
DISTILLERIES
With visitors centre and or shop. Please check for Covid19 opening times
GlenAllachie Distillery
Truly a family owned distillery
Glenfarclas Distillery
Truly a family owned distillery
Closest distillery to my cottage with a daily tours
Glen Grant Ltd
Closest distillery to my cottage with a daily tours
My home Distillery where I was brought up as a child
The Macallan Distillery Ltd
My home Distillery where I was brought up as a child
Great Tour needs to be booked in advance to safe disappointment. Only 2 tours a day @ 10am & 2pm only £15 per person for a full on tasting. takes about 2 hours.
Aberlour Distillery Visitors Centre
Great Tour needs to be booked in advance to safe disappointment. Only 2 tours a day @ 10am & 2pm only £15 per person for a full on tasting. takes about 2 hours.
Must visit the cooperage even if you don't like whisky its very interesting.
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Speyside Cooperage
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Must visit the cooperage even if you don't like whisky its very interesting.
Sightseeing
Built by Thomas Telford in 1814 was the largest iron bridge in it's time spanning 150 feet over the river Spey
Craigellachie Bridge
Built by Thomas Telford in 1814 was the largest iron bridge in it's time spanning 150 feet over the river Spey
Lived in working castle home to the McPherson-Grants since 1546. Not open on a Saturday, or between October and April.
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Ballindalloch Castle and Gardens
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Lived in working castle home to the McPherson-Grants since 1546. Not open on a Saturday, or between October and April.
Walk a little part of the Speyside Way from Aberlour to Craigellachie easy.
Speyside Way
Walk a little part of the Speyside Way from Aberlour to Craigellachie easy.
Hidden College of Scalan
Essentials
Open 7am till 10pm
McColl's
16-18 New St
Open 7am till 10pm
Open @ 7am Closes 7pm
Costcutter
35-37 High St
Open @ 7am Closes 7pm
Open 24hrs Only 7.1 miles from the Kennels (11 minutes)
Asda Elgin Superstore
Open 24hrs Only 7.1 miles from the Kennels (11 minutes)
Open 24hrs Only 7.8 miles from the Kennels (12 minutes drive)
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Tesco Extra
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Open 24hrs Only 7.8 miles from the Kennels (12 minutes drive)
Elgin only 7.2 miles (11 minutes drive) Open till 8am to 8pm
Lidl
Elgin only 7.2 miles (11 minutes drive) Open till 8am to 8pm
Elgin only 8.1 miles door to door 13 minutes drive.
ALDI
Elgin only 8.1 miles door to door 13 minutes drive.
Getting Around
Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental, Elgin
7 miles from The Kennels
Elgin
7 miles from The Kennels
Number 36 bus is a request stop outside The Kennels
Stagecoach at Elgin Bus Station
Number 36 bus is a request stop outside The Kennels
Shopping
Famous woolen garments
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Johnstons of Elgin
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Famous woolen garments
Locally owned has a cafe great for lunches and cupa and cake.
Allarburn Farm Shop
Locally owned has a cafe great for lunches and cupa and cake.