There are many activities available both locally and within easy travelling distance of the Hotel.
Below are a small selection of what is available, for more information please visit our links page.
Highland Wildlife Park:
Just a short drive from Newtonmore is the ‘Highland Wildlife Park’ which now has Two Polar Bears, Walker’ and Arktos’, there are also Tigers, Monkeys, Wild Cats, Wolves plus many more wild animals. Visit the Highland Wildlife Park’ website via our links page
A short drive from Newtonmore you will find the RSPB Insh Marshes Reserve. A little further afield you will find Loch Insh and Loch Garten Osprey Reserve where many osprey chicks have been reared in recent years
Walking and Climbing:
The area has a vast network of footpaths traversing a range of terrains including glens, mountains and forests. The climbing areas of the Cairngorm Mountains with its world famous Funicular Railway and the Monadhliath mountains which boasts four Munros are a short distance away, some excellent local guide books are available to help you plan your route
Newtonmore is situated by the River Spey world famous for its beauty and salmon fishing
There are a number of 18 hole golf courses in the area including Newtonmore, Kingussie, Boat of Garten and Grantown-
Our location makes a day trip to several different skiing areas possible. Closest is the famous Cairngorm area, further east is the popular Lecht resort and to the west is the Aonach Mor area, which boasts Scotland's only gondola lift
Pony trekking and mountain bike hire can be arranged locally and offer an alternative way to see our beautiful countryside. For the whisky enthusiast the Speyside Malt Whisky Trail is the ideal way to spend the day. For those wishing to learn something of the areas eventful history or trace their ancestry, there are many Heritage Centres, Museums and Castles in the area
Ruthven Barracks are the best preserved of the four garrisons built in the early 18th century by the Hanoverian government as a garrison for soldiers to quell the rebellious Jacobites. The impressive remains serve as a reminder of the Highlands troubled past.
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Before you arrive why not take a look at our gallery where we have a small selection of hotel images along with a selection of our tasty food.
Food & Dining
Whether you choose to dine in the lounge bar or the dining room you are assured of the same high quality menu and value for money prices.
Book Direct for 10% Credit
As a big thank you for booking online directly with The Glen Hotel all direct bookings will automatically receive a 10% credit to spend in the Hotel.
The Glen Hotel Main Street Newtonmore Highland PH20 1DD T : 01540 673203 E : firstname.lastname@example.org
We currently have 9 bedrooms available, 1 double room, 7 rooms which can be configures as doubles or twins and 1 single room.