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There is always something happening in Grantown-on-Spey. Please check our blog page regularly to see what’s coming up.

  • As the days get longer and the pale golden hues of the winter sunshine expand over the rugged Scottish Highlands, a sense of anticipation fills the air. It's that time of the year again when the best hatched plans start to come to fruition and talk of Spring & Summer events are on the agenda....

  • If you're looking to venture beyond the town's high streets and byways to discover even more of the natural beauty and rich heritage of the Scottish Highlands, you're in the right place. The Ben Mhor Hotel offers a great base from which to explore some of our best-loved visitor attractions. ...

  • As the snowdrops and daffodils take centre stage and the snow starts to melt away from the nearby mountains, we couldn’t think of a better place to visit than Grantown on Spey. ...

  • When planning a trip to the stunning Highlands of Scotland, one of the most important decisions you'll make is where to stay. While larger chain hotels may seem like the obvious choice, there are compelling reasons to consider the charm and hospitality offered by a small family-run 3-star hotel instead. ...

  • Congratulations on choosing the best destination to visit, the Scottish Highlands! An area rich in history, culture, and breath-taking scenery, here you’ll find a taste of the real Scotland that you’ve been searching for. For best rates and availability book direct on our website....

  • As you scan social media feeds or browse through the health supplements in newspapers and magazines, you’ll have no doubt seen a definite spike in articles that endorse the benefits of open water and sea swimming on one's health. The allure of open water swimming has never been stronger, and the pristine clear waters of lochs and rivers near us are certainly worth a mention....

  • Ask anyone who has visited Grantown on Spey, Scotland on a short break, and they’ll tell you just why it’s a great place to visit. The town's welcoming community, traditional Highland hospitality, and ideal location as a gateway to exploring the stunning Scottish Highlands make it an attractive destination. ...

  • If you are a dog owner, we understand that you consider your four-legged friend one of the family, and you want them to relax and enjoy your short break or holiday as much as you do. ...

  • Deciding on what to pack for your holiday in Scotland can be a tricky process. If you are combining a trip to the city with a few days in the highlands you may need to cover all bases. ...

  • Traditionally, Winter is considered the time to start planning for your Summer Break in the Scottish Highlands. Grantown on Spey is privileged in that it comes alive in the summer months as nature comes into its own, and there are endless places to discover to appeal to all your senses....

  • If you are attracted to the great outdoors and want to test your fitness thresholds or simply take part in one of the great 100km challenges of this year, register now for the CAIRNGORM to COAST with Outfit Moray hike and bike challenge....

  • When planning a visit to the charming town of Grantown on Spey in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, you have several transportation options to choose from. ...

  • The Ben Mhor Hotel is an affordable, friendly, and well-loved 3-star hotel located in Grantown on Spey, in the heart of the Scottish Highlands....

  • Grantown on Spey, one of the most beautiful towns nestled amidst the picturesque landscapes of the Scottish Highlands plays host to the “Fiddler of Strathspey Festival 2023” from 15th to 17th September. ...

  • The months of September and October are a time of year when you’ll feel and notice changes in the air, especially in the Scottish Highlands, and nowhere more than Grantown on Spey and the Cairngorms region....

  • Congratulations on choosing the best destination to visit, the Scottish Highlands! The next question on your mind just might be what location to choose and what hotel to book. ...

  • You may be quite surprised to hear that Winter is one of our favourite seasons in the Highlands. Give us a call, drop us an email and find out why winter really is a wonderful wonderland in the Highlands....

  • You may be quite surprised to hear that Winter is one of our favourite seasons in the Highlands. Give us a call, drop us an email and find out why winter really is a wonderful wonderland in the Highlands....

  • At the Ben Mhor Hotel, we know our guests have a variety of tastes, needs, and wants when it comes to food and beverage choices at the Hotel. ...

  • This incredible challenge will take place against the spectacular backdrop and vistas of Cairngorm National Park on 27th May 2023. ...

  • Right beside us in the Ben Mhor Hotel is Cairngorms National Park, is unquestionably one of the most exquisite places on earth. ...

  • Scottish Highlands - we have a wonderful array of wildlife and stunning bird species almost on our doorstep. ...

  • Our Burger and Pint is back. We are now serving up mouth-watering Burgers and more much to the delight of locals and visitors to Grantown on Spey....

  • Celebrate love and romance this year, enjoy a couples breakaway - The Ben Mhor way!...

  • Over the years we have spoken to several holiday makers, tourists, and visitors from all over the world who’ve had the sole dream of touring Scotland by motorcycle....