• Macdonald Spey Valley Resort
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort

Macdonald Spey Valley Resort

Aviemore, United Kingdom
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Situated on the banks of the River Spey, the resort is the perfect base for exploring the Cairngorms National Park and only a short walk from the popular town of Aviemore.

Family friendly

Family friendly

One, two and three bed apartments, villas and chalets

One, two and three bed apartments, villas and chalets

Steak restaurant and lounge bar

Steak restaurant and lounge bar

Gym, sauna, steam room and swimming pool

Gym, sauna, steam room and swimming pool

9-hole and 18-hole golf course

9-hole and 18-hole golf course

5 minutes from Aviemore train station, 45 minutes from Inverness Airport

5 minutes from Aviemore train station, 45 minutes from Inverness Airport

Overview

Situated on the banks of the River Spey, the resort is the perfect base for exploring the Cairngorms – be it via mountain, forest walks, skiing or water sports (yes, we said water sports!).

Or perhaps you’re here for the fabulous golf? This resort boasts a 9-hole and an 18-hole course amongst its ancient Caledonian pines, along the river bank and against the stunning mountain backdrop.

And let's not forget Aviemore, one of the most visited towns within the national park and for good reason too. Here you'll find a great range of shops, plenty of restaurants and bars plus fantastic transport links to take you further afield.

Whether you're looking for an exhilarating outdoor adventure, some tranquil relaxation or a fun break with family and friends there is something here for everyone.

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  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Overview
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Overview
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Overview

Accommodation

This is our largest resort in Scotland offering guests a wide choice of accommodation ranging from cosy two bedroom Scandinavian-style chalets to more spacious 2-3 bed apartments, lodges and villas.

Whatever size suits you for your Highland break you can be assured of a high standard throughout. All accommodation includes a fully equipped kitchen featuring fridge-freezer, oven and microwave as standard, some of the larger properties include a dishwasher.  Your living area includes a TV and safe as standard and some of our villas also feature an open fire to keep you extra cosy. All accommodation offers guests either a private patio, balcony or conservatory extending your living and dining space even further. Free Wi-Fi is also available to guests during their stay.

All living rooms include a double sofa bed which means an additional two guests can be accommodated if required. Some apartments also include a private sauna within the main bathroom, please enquire when booking.

* Twin Beds available on request

Accommodation available

Comfort - One Bedroom Sleeps 4

Your accommodation comprises one king size bedroom, one bathroom, a spacious living room including sofa bed and open plan kitchen and dining area.

Comfort Extra - One Bedroom Sleeps 4

Your accommodation comprises one double bedroom, one bathroom including sauna, a spacious living room with double sofa bed and open plan kitchen and dining area.

Comfort - Two Bedroom Sleeps 6

Includes one double bedroom, one twin bedroom (two singles or a bunk) one bathroom, spacious living room with double sofa bed and open plan kitchen and dining area. This property is all on ground level.

Comfort Extra - Two Bedroom Sleeps 6

This accommodation features one double bedroom, one twin bedroom, two bathrooms, spacious living room with double sofa bed or wall bed and open plan kitchen and dining area.

Comfort Collection - Two Bedroom Sleeps 6

This accommodation features one double bedroom, one twin bedroom and three bathrooms. The living area includes a glazed balcony with views, a double sofa bed in the lounge and open plan kitchen and dining area.

Comfort Collection - Three Bedroom Sleeps 6

This property comprises one king-size bedroom, one double and one twin plus a sofa bed within the lounge area and two bathrooms. Step down into the spacious living area which includes lounge, kitchen and dining area plus two bathrooms.

Comfort Extra - Three Bedroom Sleeps 8

Your accommodation includes two double / twin bedrooms and one twin bunk bedroom (adjoining the main bedroom) . There's also a double sofa bed in the lounge area, two bathrooms, a spacious living area and open plan kitchen and dining all split over two levels.

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  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Accommodation
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Accommodation
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Accommodation
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Accommodation
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Accommodation

Eat & Drink

The Scottish Steakhouse is one of Macdonald Hotel and Resorts signature restaurants. True to our Scottish heritage, the beef we serve is supplied to us by Scotbeef, suppliers to the highest quality retailers in the country. Traditionally aged for a minimum of 21 days on the bone and hand cut by highly skilled butchers you'll soon understand why our guests visit at least once during their short break.  The Steakhouse opens daily from 5pm until 9pm and for Sunday lunch. There's also the the resort lounge bar which serves a lighter menu including snacks, lunches and afternoon teas in the bar area adjacent to the pool. 

Regular theme nights take place in the bar and restaurant areas including curry & quiz nights, Asian buffet Nights and burger nights plus live evening entertainment twice a week. To view our weekly schedule click here. Advance restaurant bookings can be made by calling 01479 811 244.

If you're peckish whilst out on our 18-hole Macdonald Spey Valley Championship Golf Course we also serve food within the Clubhouse. Even if you're not playing golf its worth a wander over to enjoy a hot breakfast roll, a slice of cake or a latte with an unbeatable view over the mountains and greens.

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  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Eat and Drink
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Eat and Drink
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Eat and Drink
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Eat and Drink
  • Macdonald Spey Valley Resort Eat and Drink

Health & Leisure

At Spey Valley you enjoy complimentary access to the indoor pool with whirlpool and sauna. The family friendly pool offers special sessions for the kids and chill out areas for the grown-ups to relax after a busy day exploring the Cairngorms.  Our leisure team also arrange some fantastic activities for throughout the week including arts, craft, pool games and sports.  To view the weekly programme click here.

There's also an onsite gym, outdoor tennis courts, a sports hall with Australian half tennis court (equipment hire available) and squash courts, snooker, pool and an outdoor children's play area.

And let's no forget the golf! There's a 9-hole course running right through the centre of the resort and the Macdonald Spey Valley Championship Golf Course a mere 5 minute walk away.  Guests benefit from discounted tee times on both courses. Buggy and club hire are also available. 

September Golf Offer for Guests
  • Play the Macdonald Spey Valley Championship Golf Course for only £55 
  • Buggy hire only £20

Call the pro shop to book direct on 01479 81292. Please supply your resort reservation details to qualify for this special offer. 

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Local Area

Located within the Cairngorms National Park this resort is close to the tourist centre of Aviemore, the UK‘s largest winter sports area, and only forty minutes from Inverness and Inverness Airport. Aviemore train station is also nearby with direct services to Inverness, Perth, Stirling, Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Nearby attractions include the Cairngorm Funicular Railway, one of Scotland‘s most popular visitor attractions offering magnificent mountain views. Other family attractions include Landmark Forest Adventure Park at Carrbridge, beautiful Loch Morlich with its famous sandy beaches and water sports, Strathspey Steam Railway, Rothiemurchus Estate, Highland Wildlife Park and the Highland Folk Museum.

There's also Macdonald Aviemore Resort just a few miles away in the centre of town.  Here you'll find the Spey Valley Cinema, Aviemore Activity Centre and wonderful outdoor play area - perfect for families. 

Special Offers for Guests

All guests staying at Spey Valley Resort receive the following offers at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, just a 5 minute drive (or 20 minute walk) away in the centre of Aviemore.

Please show your Spey Valley lodge keys to obtain these special offers.

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Location

Resort Address

Macdonald Spey Valley Resort
Dalfaber Drive,
Aviemore,
Inverness-Shire
PH22 1ST GB

Telephone Number
0344 879 9100

Contact

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