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Tel code: 01667 | code search
Postcode: IV12 | code search
Population: 550
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Covenanters Inn
"Good Points: En-suite Bad Points: A little cramped with 3 beds in the room

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Auldearn is an historic village near the River Nairn, in the Highlands of Scotland, home to over five hundred and thirty people. Surrounded by dramatic Highland countryside, that walkers and artists adore with the views over the Moray Firth. For a link with the past why not take a look at the site of the Battle of Auldearn, where a bloody battle was bravely fought in 1645. Museum lovers are spoilt for choice with the Falconer Museum that has an eclectic mix of exhibits proudly on display, or the Nairn Museum which spans the pages of history with an intriguing collection. Perhaps the thought of a Fairy Tale castle, complete with a Drawbridge, Dungeon, and even a Maze will tempt a visit to 14th Century Cawdor Castle, where a tour will uncover fine furniture, paintings, and tapestries expertly woven. For architecture of a different kind there is the evocative ruins of Fortrose Cathedral whose red brick outline dominates the skyline. Or maybe a stroll along the prom at Nairn will put roses on cheeks, or take your seat on one of the many boat trips on offer where there is always the chance of seeing Bottle Nose Dolphins or Seals around Whiteness Bay.

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Covenanters Inn (0.10 miles)

Covenanters Inn

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Whether you are here for history, whisky or outdoor life, there is something for everyone at the Covenanters. Business is no chore when staying with us, as a friendly family welcome ... More

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Braeval Hotel (2.42 miles)

Braeval Hotel
The hotel has 8 en suite bedrooms, some with lovely sea-views. It has a large, secluded Beer Garden and Sea View Conservatory. Bar Meals are available daily in the Lounge Bar or Sea View ... More | visit website
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Aurora Hotel (2.53 miles)

Aurora Hotel
The Aurora Hotel is located in the West End of Nairn, adjacent to the A96 running from Inverness to the West and Aberdeen to the East. The hotel is close to all the local amenities ... More | visit website
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Windsor Hotel (2.58 miles)

Windsor Hotel

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The Windsor Hotel is set only a few miles from Inverness and in the best residential area of Nairn. One of the closest hotels to Inverness Airport and near to the ... More

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Newton Hotel (2.91 miles)

Newton Hotel

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Situated in 21 acres of mature parkland bordering Nairn Golf Course, home of the Walker Cup in 1999. The hotel is home to The Highland Conference Centre, which can cater ... More

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Golf View Hotel & Leisure Club (3.09 miles)

Golf View Hotel & Leisure Club

The Golf View Hotel and Leisure Club is situated overlooking the Moray Firth with gardens leading down to the seashore. Many of the 42 bedrooms are sea-facing with traditional interiors that provide you an exceptionally ... More | visit website

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Knockomie Hotel (6.54 miles)

Knockomie Hotel
Knockomie - An extended 19th Century Scottish Villa set in twenty four acres of its own grounds just south of the town.

Most of the bedrooms are furnished with impressive antiques which reflect the period of ... More | visit website
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Kilravock Castle Coach House B&B (7.60 miles)

Kilravock Castle Coach House B&B
Kilravock Castle (pronounced 'Kil-rawk') coach house B&B dates from 1460. It offers a unique and friendly Christian get away from it all peace & tranquil environment in a truly historical setting. Accommodation is provided in ... More | visit website
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Uralla B&B (7.60 miles)

Uralla B&B
Traditional stone built house in quiet surroundings.
Spacious, relaxing accomodation with a warm welcome.
Close to town centre, parks, golf courses, salmon fishing and whisky trail. ... More | visit website
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Cluny Bank Hotel (7.85 miles)

Cluny Bank Hotel

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Nestling in the bank of Cluny Hill, this small, family-run Victorian hotel offers award-winning food and overlooks the beautiful village of Forres, between Aberdeen and Inverness. Built in 1865 and extended in ... More

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