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Cairngorms hostel

Fraoch Lodge is a 5* family run hostel near Aviemore in the Cairngorms National Park. It is ideally located for walkers, cyclists, wildlife enthusiasts. Enjoy a complimentary light breakfast. Eco friendly with an organic garden. Self-cater or treat your self to delicious home-made meals.

Just some of the reasons people flock to Fraoch Lodge.  It is:

  • on the edge of the Speyside Malt Whisky trail
  • 30 min from Inverness, 40 min from Loch Ness
  • 20 min from Loch Morlich beach;45 min from Findhorn beach
  • 20 min drive from the winter climbing of the Northern Corries and Ski area.
  • 2 mile walk from Loch Garten Osprey Centre
  • 5 mile walk/cycle from Aviemore
  • on the Strathspey Railway route
  • on the Speyside Way (long distance walking route)
  • Walking routes to suit all abilities
  • 30 Munro’s (peaks over 3000ft) within 1 hour of driving
  • 5 of Britain’s 6 highest peaks within the National Park
  • Beautiful low level walking in the Caledonian pinewoods
  • 10 min drive from Aviemore’s gear shops.
  • Local pub, shops and mountain bike hire
  • 100’s of miles of off road mountain biking tracks
  • 45 mins from Laggan Wolftrax mountain bike trails
  • Local cross country ski trails
  • One of the best places for rare wildlife in the UK


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