How to get here

Boat of Garten is situated 5 miles north of Aviemore or 25 miles south of Inverness,in the heart of Speyside. The Cottage is found off the A95 in Chapelton on the single track road between Boat of Garten and Carrbridge. Travelling north on the A9, by-pass Aviemore and take the next junction on the right, signposted Grantown-on Spey/ Elgin and follow for these towns.

After approximately 4 miles you will pass the junction to Carrbridge, keep on the A95 and just after a small group of buildings you will see a left turn onto a single track road just before the right turn filter lane to Boat of Garten. Take the left turn onto the single track road, and you will find the Cottage on the left just before the road climbs steeply.

Postcode is PH24 3BU

Aviemore has its own railway station and is on the main Inverness line. There is a train to Aviemore roughly every hour and a half. To get more details concerning train times please follow the following link


If arriving by train, instead of taking a taxi or bus, you can travel back in time and take the The Steam Train from Aviemore to Boat of Garten.

The closest airport to Aviemore is Inverness (35 miles) which has inbound flights with Eastern Airways from Newcastle, Leeds/Bradford, Manchester and Birmingham and Easyjet from Belfast, Bristol, Luton and Gatwick.