Moray is the area that covers the area South of the Moray Firth between Aberdeenshire and Inverness City. Parts of this area also get called Banffshire and Aberdeenshire. It covers a good deal of the Northern and Eastern part of the Whisky trail and includes the area of outstanding natural beauty that is found along the Spey valley. The main city within the area is Elgin with its famous and spectacular cathedral but the whole area is stunning and the Moray Firth coastline has a wild and inspiring atmosphere.
Culdearn is a beautiful country house in Grantown on Spey situated in the heart of Speyside in the Cairngorm National Park. Ideal for whisky distilleries and castle visits.
Kildonan Lodge Hotel
Edinburgh City Centre
Located close to the city centre, this 4 star small accomodation has a passion for ensuring their guests have a relaxing comfortable stay.
Lynnfield Hotel & Restaurant
The Lynnfield in St Ola is a small country-house hotel, looking northwards over Orkney’s capital, to Kirkwall Bay and the north isles beyond.
The Salen Hotel is a privately owned Highland Hotel providing beautiful accommodation, lovely food and a warm welcome.
Herrislea House Hotel
Stay at Herrislea House Hotel & you can enjoy the fresh, rugged landscape, blaze your own trail and explore our heritage. In summer there is no darkness, you never need to stop!
Doune is a small hotel on the western tip of the Knoydart peninsula. The ideal base to explore this beautiful part of Scotland. Leave by boat from Mallaig to start your adventure.
Things to do in Moray
Glen Grant Distillery And Garden
Glen Grant distillery has an interesting distillery tour and a lovely garden and woodland walk
Elgin Cathedral is a magnificent ruin, most of which dates back to the 13th century.
Ballindalloch Castle is situated in the heart of Speyside, a region of Scotland well-known for its whiskey. It is one of the only private castles in Scotland that has been continuously lived in by the family that founded it, the Macpherson-Grants.
Ballindalloch Castle has been the home of the Macpherson-Grants since the Sixteenth Century and today is one of the finest surviving examples of a classic Scottish baronial castle.
Cragganmore Distillery is one of Scotland's many whiskey distilleries located across the country, creating one of the most complex single malt whiskeys of the Speyside malts.