Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Cycling in the Cairngorms - Free hire voucher available!

What a great way to view the local scenery and outdoors!

We have some of the best cycling tracks in Scotland with the added advantage of breathtaking vistas round every turn. Every one of our lodges has nearby routes for the beginner to experienced cyclist. Whether you enjoy road cycling or off road tracks, we have something special for everyone, the Cairngorm National Park area is truly blessed with cycling areas of natural beauty.

What happens if you arrive without a bike, well you are in luck. We have some great bike shops who will cater for all your needs.

Great North Lodges staff were treated to an invitation to the opening of the new Mike's Bikes Aviemore Hire Centre in early June 2017 and were very impressed with the friendly, experienced and professional staff.  They have fabulous facilities and an extensive range of services on offer.

  • Adult MTB's
  • Road bikes
  • Childrens Bikes
  • Trailers & Tag a Longs
  • Trail Advice & route maps
  • Clean fully serviced bikes
  • Helmets, Repairs Kits & locks - free with all bike hire.
  • Electric Bike Hire
  • Access to the Speyside Way
  • Cafe on site with pack lunches available.
  • 5 minutes to the direct path to Rothiemurchus
  • Mountain Bike Guiding
  • Multi Day Bike Hire
  • Booking forms in French, German & Dutch.
  • Free Parking
  • Changing facilities & bike wash.

We were extremely impressed with the quality of the bikes and equipment along with all the advice and route maps available. Mikes Bikes can also deliver to any of the Great North Lodges properties! Image that, arrive at the lodge and take delivery of your bike and route maps or even your own personal guide! You can even have your own guide if you come with your own bikes!

We are delighted to announce that Mikes Bikes have donated a voucher for the next Great North Lodges customer to book a July week rental in any of our lodges. The £35 voucher is valid until 30/09/2017 and can be used against any rental. Here are some of the great deals;

  • Adult MTB - half day £17.50, day £20
  • Youth - half day £12.50, day £16
  • Children - half day £10, day £11
  • Electric Bike - half day £35, day £50 

If in Aviemore we would highly recommend paying them a visit;

Mikes Bikes Aviemore Hire
Unit 17/12
Spey Valley Buisness Park
Aviemore Industrial Estate
Dalfaber drive
PH22 1ST
01479 816212








Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Otter Pool Lodge




Lodge of the week



Otter Pool Lodge is a rustic timber cottage, overlooking the River Spey with unrivalled views of the Cairngorm mountains, located near the village of Kincraig.


A perfect place for a peaceful romantic getaway or honeymoon.

A unique property with a boutique interior awaits you. 

Otter Pool Lodge
Lodge at a glance:
Sleeps 2
Log Burning Stove (Logs Supplied)
Sunken Double en-suite Jacuzzi Bath set in Bedroom Conservatory
(Robes & Slippers supplied)
Fantastic Outside Decked area with Gas BBQ 
Sky TV in lounge
TV in Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi Internet
Free Salmon & Trout Fishing for one rod on the famous River Spey
All Logs and power included in the Rental Tariff
Parking for 2 Cars
Sorry no Pets

View from the deck

Bedroom with double jacuzzi sunken bath

We still have Summer weeks available.



Lounge

Weekend breaks in September and November also available.



Click here to book online or call Great North Lodges on 01479 812266.                                                                           

Monday, 29 May 2017

Whisky Trail Lodge



Lodge of the week


Whisky Trail Lodge a perfect place for a family get together. Located on the main street of Grantown on Spey at the start of the world famous Malt Whisky Trail in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park.

A 5 bedroomed Highland Granite House situated on 3 levels, tastefully decorated with Highland decor.  Sleeps 14. It even has its own bar!

A secure garden for the children to play in and an outdoor hot tub for the adults to relax in.



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Living room
Garden
We have weekend and full week stays available throughout the Summer. Click here to view the lodge or contact Great North Lodges on 01479 812266 for further information.

Thursday, 25 May 2017

Two Farr Lodge


Lodge of the week

Two Farr Lodge (sleeps 8) is a spacious Highland Lodge set in tranquil woodland. A beautiful detached lodge located in a small settlement set within 3/4 acre in an unspoilt and tranquil location outside the village of Kincraig. 

Loch insh is adjacent to Two Farr and can be accessed directly from the house via the RSPB wooded area at the end of the driveway, where a short walk leads you to the shoreline of this stunning loch.


Two Farr Lodge
Accommodation at a Glance
Large lounge Patio AreaKitchen with open plan dining area 2 Master Kingsize bedrooms, with en-suite and TV 1 double bunk room with adjacent shower room 1 Family Room (Double bed & single) with balcony Adjacent sitting area with TV and X-Box Utility roomOutdoor hot tubParking for up to 4 carsPets welcome

Weekend break 3 nights, 9th - 12th June £779
Click here to check for availability or call us on 01479 812266.

Thursday, 18 May 2017

Autumn Special Offers


Our highly sought after APEX weeks (reduced by 30%) are now available to book online or by telephoning 01479 812266. Treat your loved ones to a week in the Cairngorms. 

Enjoy the great walks and trails. Enjoy the great food and drink in a great lodge. Click here for availability.


September



Cairn Lodge (sleeps 8) – Fri 1st Sep 17 – Friday 8th Sep 17 was £999 now £699
Eagle Lodge (sleeps 8) – Fri 8th Sep 17 – Friday 15th Sep 17 was £729 now £510


Heather Cottage (sleeps 6)  Fri 15th Sep 17 – Friday 22nd Sep 17 was £799 now £559
Twa Hoots Lodge (sleeps 4) – Fri 22nd Sep 17 – Friday 29th Sep17 was £499 now £349
Old Mill on the Spey (sleeps 14) – Fri 22nd Sep 17 – Friday 29th Sep 17 was £2099 now £1469

Wildcat Lodge (sleeps 6+2) – Fri 29th Sep 17 – Friday 6th Oct 17 was £1199 now £839


Cairn Lodge 



October


Friday 6th October 2017 – Friday 13th October 2017
Otter Pool Lodge (sleeps 2) was £1149 now £804
Salmon Run Lodge (sleeps 6) was £999 now £699
Hide Away Lodge (sleeps 8) was £1399 now £979
Rowan Cottage (sleeps 10) was £1499 now £1049
The Post House (sleeps 14+4) was £2299 now £1609
Whisky Trail Lodge (sleeps 12 +2) was £1999 now £1399

Burnside House (sleeps 6) – Fri 20th Oct2017 – Fri 27th Oct2017 was £899 now £629
The Crofts of Cairngorm (sleeps 14) – Fri 20th Oct 2017 – Fri 27th Oct 2017 was £1999 now £1399

Black Grouse Lodge (sleeps 10) – Fri 27th Oct 2017 – Fri 3rd Nov 2017 was £1449 now £1014
Otter Pool Lodge

November



Highland Lodge Estate (sleeps 21+2) – Fri 3rd Nov 17 – Friday 10th November 2017 was £3499 now £2449
Glenfeshie House (sleeps 10) – Fri 3rd Nov 17 – Friday 10th November 2017 was £999 now £699

Silver Birch Cottage (sleeps 4) – Fri 10th Nov 17 – Fri 17th Nov 2017 was £529 now £370
Beaver Creek Lodge (sleeps 8) – Fri 10th Nov 17 – Fri 17th Nov 2017 was £1499 now £1049

Wolf Lodge (sleeps 4) – Fri 24th Nov 17 – Fri 1st Dec 17 was £749 now £524
Beaver Creek Lodge

December


Spey Cottage (sleeps 8) – Fri 1st Dec17 – Fri 8th Dec 2017 was £729 now £510
Bracken House (sleeps 8) – Fri 8th Dec 17 – Fri 15th Dec 2017 was £899 now £629
Red Squirrel Lodge (sleeps 8) – Fri 8th Dec 17 – Fri 15th Dec 2017 was £1099 now £769

The Sheiling

Call Great North Lodges on 01479 812266 for further information or book online.