Child on Train

for your money with a train break

Exclusive offer for Train Break Guests

Leave the car at home and enjoy a scenic train journey to Aviemore from all major cities in Scotland.

Enjoy the ScotRail Kids for a Quid travel deal and we'll also give you a special offer to enjoy a family break with us at Macdonald Aviemore Resort. Did you know we're just a few minutes stroll away from Aviemore train station, with direct links to Glasgow and Edinburgh train stations?

It makes us the perfect destination for your short break when travelling by train in Scotland. 

Simply travel by train with ScotRail on the Kids for Quid offer. Valid for off-peak travel and valid for stays with us from Sundays - Thursdays in May or June 2022. Off peak train travel generally means after 9.15am.

Not only will the kids travel for £1 with you but you can enjoy our spring/summer offer with 20% off short breaks. And as a special treat we'll pop a welcome basket of drinks for the whole family in your room. What's more, as our guest you can enjoy discounted entry to our large cinema showing the latest movies.

What to expect:

  • Organise your own train arrangements for May or June (exc. Fridays & Saturdays)
  • Enjoy 20% off our best flexible rate
  • Book on this page and also get welcome drinks!
  • 2 minute walk from Aviemore Train Station
  • Unlimited use of our indoor pool complex, soft play and play park
  • Stay with us in our family hotel, the 4-star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel
  • Dinner is included at one of our resort restaurants* 
  • Full Scottish breakfast
  • Discounted offer with the nearby Highland Wildlife Park
  • Cycle hire available in resort grounds

Terms and Conditions

Includes accommodation at our four-star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel sharing a family guest room.  Full payment is required at time of booking and this is a non-refundable and non-transferable special offer.

Please show your return train tickets on check in to enjoy this special offer. Valid for stays in May or June excluding Fridays and Saturdays. Train travel must be booked independently by you before travel.

Enjoy a welcome drinks basket for the whole family including a local Aviemore gin miniature for adults and soft drink for children. *For guests staying on a Dinner, Bed and Breakfast package you can enjoy a £25 per adult per night spend towards food in one of our restaurants. Children age 10 and under also eat for free on the same meal plan as adults. Children 11 or over pay for meals as taken (regardless of the rate plan booked) and can pick from the adult menu, children’s menu or half portions (where applicable). We recommend your pre-book dinner at least 24 hours in advance to get your preferred dining times.