About the Aviemore Highland Resort

The Aviemore Highland Resort is set into simply stunning surroundings. Found right at the heart of the Cairngorms National Park the resort is ideally placed for a relaxing break in the beautiful Scottish countryside with its lakes, mountains and various outdoor activities. The Macdonald Aviemore Highland Resort occupies a stunning countryside location, but is close to transport links and major road networks, bringing a leisure break or corporate event with a difference within easy reach.

Aviemore Highland Hotels

The Aviemore Highland Resort is home to a deluxe selection of four hotels: the Aviemore Highlands Hotel, the Four Seasons Hotelthe Academy Hotel and the Aviemore Inn.There are also some rustic private lodges, which offer something a little different and perhaps slightly more adventurous. Each hotel has its own charm and facilities, for example the Aviemore Highland Hotel offers four-star accommodation and superior formal dining, while the three-star Academy Hotel has a relaxed atmosphere and is ideal for families and those making the most of the resort’s outdoor pursuits. 


The Aviemore Highland Resort is an ideal place to go for your meetings and conferences both large and small. There are 12 function spaces offered by the resort contained within the purpose-built Conference Centre. The centrepiece of the meeting rooms is the Osprey Arena, which is perfect for exhibitions or large conferences with a maximum capacity of over 1100 delegates theatre style. Many of the spaces at the resort are also perfect for a Scottish wedding.


Aviemore is ideal for skiing thanks to its superb mountains, while golf, watersports and fishing are also top activities. Other popular things to do in the surrounding area include the Highland Wildlife Park, the Highland Folk Museum and the Jacobite Experience at Loch Ness. The Aviemore Highland Hotel has a great collection of leisure activities for families and those looking for a little relaxation. There is a Leisure Arena with children’s play areas, a swimming pool and sauna. Of course the Aviemore Highland Resort is also famous for its golf facilities, which include the Spey Valley championship course.  

Essential Facts

  • Number of Rooms: 421 rooms across 4 hotels and lodges
  • Number of Conference Facilities: 12
  • Restaurants: 5
  • Leisure Facilities: Leisure Arena, indoor pool, golf, Vital Beauty Spa, shopping complex
  • Internet Access: Internet access in bedrooms and conference rooms
  • Parking:  Complimentary on site parking
  • Nearest Rail Station: Aviemore Rail Station

To book your accommodation and/or conference at the Aviemore Highland Resort, please book online on the relevant hotel page, email us or call the Essential Travel reservations hotline on 0800 180 4700 USA/Canada Toll Free: 1-888-540-0620