Why Aviemore?

Where else will you find so much action and adventure for the whole family to enjoy? Somewhere you can zip through trees, cycle round lochs, enjoy water sports and even meet a polar bear! Somewhere you're spoilt for choice when choosing your style of holiday.

There's plenty to keep all ages entertained. Aviemore Activity Centre is jam packed with activities for children including a huge pool and soft play. If shopping is your favourite pastime then you'll love a stroll through Spey Valley Shopping offering premium brand clothing, homeware and our delicatessen is rich with fine foods. You'll find a choice of restaurants and bars within the resort from fine dining to family friendly.

There’s so much for all the family to do in and around Aviemore including Landmark Forest Adventure Park and Highland Wildlife both just a short drive away. Fun, excitement, and adventures in endless acres of beautiful countryside are all part of luxury family holidays at Aviemore - the perfect playground for hours of exciting family activities, no matter what your age.

You'll never be bored

Aviemore is a mecca for outdoor activities & places to explore, visit our See & Do pages and plan your visit to Aviemore. There really is something for everyone no matter what your level or experience.

Something for all the family

We have so many facilities in the resort all designed specifically for families so you'll never be bored. Our passion is to make your holiday a delight, ensure the kids have a ball so you can relax and enjoy the break too.

From a purpose built pool complex (the biggest around) to our outdoor play park in the forest, together with activities such as segways, archery and quads, you'll find something for all ages.

A Truly Magical Location

Macdonald Aviemore Resort is situated at the very heart of the Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands - a truly magical location. Enjoy a short break in one of our distinctive hotels or relax amidst ancient Caledonian pine forests in one of our cosy woodland lodges.