Gulabin Lodge, Spittal of Glenshee, By Blairgowrie, PH10 7QE

Call Darren and Tereza on 01250 885255/ 07799 847014


Gulabin Lodge is situated in the heart of Glenshee at the foot of Beinn Gulabin and is the nearest accommodation to the Glenshee ski slopes. The lodge offers excellent accommodation for groups and families in tastefully decorated 2, 4 and 6 person private rooms. It has under-floor heating and two cosy lounges with log fires for those colder months. The large dinning room can sit the whole lodge in one sitting (over 40 people) and there is a well equipped self catering kitchen. Full board is available if required. The lodge is an ideal base for schools groups and for activities such as climbing, walking or mountain biking. Based on site there are many activities available for all ages and abilities including a Ski School and equipment hire facility for the winter months. Mountain bike hire and guided trips are also available. Transport to and from airports and rail stations can be arranged. Separate 12 bed house also available. Registered 4 Star VisitScotland Activity Accommodation provider. AALS Registered 768/R1801.

This accommodation is featured on our map of the Cairngorms and Moray and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    40: 9 rooms available.
  • Open:

    All year. 24 hours.
  • Price per night:

    Whole lodge £1350 for two nights, extra nights £200. Families from £20pp. Contact for catered stays and activities.
  • Booking:

    Booking advisable.
  • Directions:

    Gulabin Lodge is on the A93 road at Spittal of Glenshee - 20 miles north of Blairgowrie and 19 miles south of Braemar. Transport can be arranged.
  • Public Transport:

    Train and bus stations at Pitlochry (22 miles), Blairgowrie (20 miles), Glasgow (100 miles), Edinburgh (70 miles). Post bus calls half a mile away.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Re-opening for Summer 2020 page, the map of accommodation for school groups, the Hostels that welcome stag and hen parties map and the Visit Britain COVID-19 Risk Assessment Good to Go scheme.


aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
rDisabled Access
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
0VisitScotland Quality Assured
ZDogs by arrangement
9Best Price Guarantee


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News & Offers from Gulabin Lodge

Gulabin lodge is ready to welcome groups Autumn / Winter 2020

July 6th 2020

Accredited with the good to go certification Gulabin Lodge has taken necessary steps to keep guests safe. See the unending beauty of the Cairngorms and get some much needed fresh air.

The main lodge has 9 bedrooms and is suitable for smaller groups who can keep within the current guidelines.

The house sleeps 12 between 5 bedrooms.

Please email for further information and availability.

Gulabin lodge good to go

Stay at the heart of the Cairngorms in Glenshee

November 8th 2019

Gulabin Lodge is the perfect combination of great value accommodation and a fabulous outdoor playground to suit all ages and abilities. Snowboarding and Skiing in winter, climbing, mountain biking and water activities like canoeing and coastering available all year around. Or you can simply visit to enjoy the lovely setting as a retreat in the Southern Cairngorms.

Gulabin Lodge is beautifully located at the foot of mighty Beinn Gulabin and is the nearest accommodation to the Glenshee ski slopes. The lodge has under-floor heating throughout and two cosy lounges with log fires for those colder months. You can book beds in family rooms, twins, 4 and 6 person rooms or in a dorm. There is a ski lodge vibe of the hostel including open fires, plenty of pine and cool mezzanine sleeping platforms.  There is a self catering kitchen and a full board option is available, ideal for giving you the energy to concentrate on developing your skiing skills.

Not only is it an ideal location for downhill sliding in its many forms, but Gulabin Lodge provides Ski and Board lessons at the Glenshee Ski Centre, just down the road from the accommodation.

Glenshee Ski and Board School is run by the same people as Gulabin Lodge, opens in December with the first snow arrives and closes early April.  The School has nearly 40 qualified instructors all registered with the British Association of Ski Instructors (BASI) or Snow Sports Scotland. You can take lessons at Glenshee Ski and Board School to learn new skills, build up your confidence levels, try new techniques and have fun in the mountains then all pile back to the lodge for your full board hot meals and revel in those cosy log fires.

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Dog friendly, self catering accommodation in the Southern Cairngorms!

May 13th 2019

VisitScotland quality assured with a best price guarantee.

We have a range of private rooms, family rooms, and single-sex and mixed dorms on offer, as well as self catering facilities, equipment storage and drying rooms, and WiFi.

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