Where to Stay

Please see the links below for some suggestions of places to stay in the local area.


Open all year, Sandown House is a luxury 5 star guesthouse. This beautifully appointed former dairy farm is within easy access of the A96 and a few minutes’ walk to fantastic beaches, wildlife and Nairn Golf Club, host to the 2012 Curtis Cup. Scotland’s finest golf links are within easy reach, namely Brora, Golspie, Nairn Dunbar, Castle Stuart Golf Links and the historical Royal Dornoch Golf Club to name but a few.


The Clubhouse Hotel is a charming Victorian villa, located just a five minute walk away from the beach. With the championship golf links only a further 5 minutes away the Clubhouse is the ideal location for a restful holiday and the perfect base for visitors coming to Scotland whether it be for golf, fishing, shooting or just relaxing.


The Golf View Hotel & Spa enjoys views over the Moray Firth to the Black Isle and has gardens leading down to the seashore which is just a few steps away. Many of the 42 bedrooms are sea-facing with traditional interiors that provide guests with an exceptionally comfortable and relaxing place in which to stay.


More than two centuries ago Bonnie Prince Charlie used Culloden House as his lodging and battle headquarters prior to that fateful battle on Culloden Moor. Today, this handsome Inverness luxury hotel stands in nearly 40 acres where you are free to wander about the woodland and private gardens to enjoy the exceptional peace, tranquillity and majesty of the grounds.


The Braeval Hotel is a lively, family run pub-hotel overlooking Nairn beach. It benefits from spectacular sea views and is located close to Nairn town centre. The hotel’s Bandstand Bar won CAMRA Pub of the Year 2014 an award which it has won five times in the last six years. It has also won overall CAMRA Highland Pub of the Year twice within that period.


The four star rated Sunny Brae Hotel represents a high standard of accommodation and is all that is expected when visiting the Scottish Highlands on holiday.
A meal can be enjoyed in the Taste of Scotland restaurant accompanied by wine from the extensive list. After dinner relax in the lounge taking in the stunning sea view over a drink or a malt whisky which currently has over 100 choices.


A small and relaxing bed and breakfast on the edge of Nairn and only a short walk from The Nairn Golf Club and the beautiful beaches.
Alison and Jane, both members of the club, look forward to welcoming you to their house. There are 3 en-suite rooms all tastefully decorated with modern fabrics and a light and airy feel. When required we work in partnership with Sandown House to host larger groups.


The Willowvale apartment is a short walk from the Nairn Golf Club and beach. It comprises the top floor of a large house, with 3 double bedrooms and a small single bedroom. It also offers a spacious open plan area with a kitchen, dining table and sitting area. Rooms are available individually on a bed & breakfast basis or the entire apartment is available for self-catered lets.  Guests have use of the parking and the extensive grounds which include a 70yd practice golf hole.


The Newton Hotel, once regularly frequented by Charlie Chaplin and his family, stands in 21 acres of mature parkland and gardens in the Highland town of Nairn. Overlooking the Moray Firth and beyond to the Black Isle, the Newton Hotel is the ideal location for guests in search of peace and tranquility to relax and unwind.


Boath House is a luxury country house widely renowned for its style, quality and fine cuisine situated on Scotland’s north east Moray coast. Once described as the most beautiful Regency House in Scotland. It was on Historic Scotland’s ‘endangered list’, in the early 90s, when Don and Wendy Matheson found it, fell in love with it, and set about restoring this Grade A listed Georgian Mansion to its original splendour. This family run hotel is set in 22 acres of stunning highland scenery with ornamental lake, streams, parkland and formal walled gardens.


Tali Ayer, a traditional stone built country house centrally located in Nairn offers comfy and relaxing accommodation. This Victorian house with many period features has large bedrooms and modern ensuites. Bedroom furniture of oak or mahogany with beds from Super King-size to single. Modern ensuites have showers and some also include baths. Large secluded garden offers private parking and tranquility. Short walk from all amenities, beach, golf courses, bus & rail stations and premier restaurants.


Set in one and a half acres of gardens overlooking the Moray Firth with a private path that leads down to the promenade and sandy beaches, the Invernairne is perfectly situated as a base while visiting the Highlands of Scotland.


In a 17th-century farmhouse, this upscale hotel lies a minute’s walk from the sea, 7.3 miles from central Tain and 8.3 miles from the Glenmorangie whisky distillery. The 6 plush rooms are individually decorated and come with en suite bathrooms, iPod docks and free WiFi, as well as a complimentary decanter of malt whisky. Some have sea views.


The Kingsmills Hotel is a luxury four-star resort with Spa and Leisure Facilities, located 15 minutes from Inverness Airport.  Set within 4 acres of manicured grounds and only 1 mile from the centre of Inverness, it is perfect for both leisure hotel breaks and for business travel.

riverbank Apartments

Brand new self catering luxury apartments, with fabulous river views, in the popular Fishertown area of Nairn. Sleeps up to 10 in either the 2 bedroom (sleeps 4) or 3 bedroom (sleeps 6) apartment, both furnished and equipped to an exceptional standard with all the comforts you’d expect from 1st class accommodation: Wi-Fi, DVD player, flat screen TV, Dishwasher, washing machine. Large locking basement storage area ideal for clubs and buggies.
The beautiful award winning sandy beach and the busy town centre are also on the doorstep.


Links View, a very comfortable extensively equipped two bedroom flat that can be configured as a super king zip link bed or two full sized singles in the main bedroom and adult bunks in the other bedroom. With superb views over the beach and links from all rooms and the balcony. Close to the two championship golf courses in Nairn, Castle Stewart also being close and Dornoch close enough across the Moray Firth.


Situated in a tranquil, country environment, 7 miles from the golf course, Kennel Road Cottage offers beautiful self catering accommodation in a 2-bedroom extended old cottage. The cottage has a modern dining kitchen and fantastic living room with a wood-burning stove and a gable end floor-to-ceiling windows facing north. Wifi, TV etc. Within walking distance of a country restaurant/pub, Brodie Castle, Brodie Countryfare and Culbin Forest, the cottage provides a relaxing environment after a round of golf, or an equally fantastic base for exploring the local area – beaches, forests and towns.

currie B&B

Surrounded by beautiful pine forests, tucked away in a lovely private road less than 10 minutes from the centre of Nairn and 3 miles from Fort George you will find the Currie’s B & B. We offer modern, bright and quality  Bed & Breakfast accommodation serving a delicious breakfast in a friendly and relaxing environment.This is a perfect location to explore the Highlands and  Moray with lovely woodland walks on our doorstep.
Our rooms are modern and comfortable with coffee and tea making facilities, Smart TV’s and free WIFI, both are on the first floor.
We also have a beautiful  patio to sit outside and relax and enjoy the long summer evenings.