Braevellie Apartments

01349 368080

WHAT WE OFFER...

  • 2 luxury apartments only a 2 minute walk from the centre of Inverness
  • 2 night minimum stay
  • Self contained entrances with onsite parking to the front of the property
  • Separate, secluded gardens with picnic tables and storage for outdoor equipment
  • Each apartment has 2 double bedrooms with ensuite shower room and main bathroom
  • Free Wi-fi, iPod docking station and 37” flat screen TV.
  • Shops, restaurants and entertainment right on your doorstep
  • Ideal base to explore the Highlands of Scotland

Out and About

Inverness is a thriving city providing a gateway to the wider Highlands and Islands. It offers the best of both worlds; the opportunity to simply relax and enjoy city life and to also explore the surrounding countryside. However far you choose to venture, Braevellie Self Catering Apartments offers the perfect base for your stay in the Highland Capital.

Entertainment in Inverness

Inverness is the UK’s most northerly city, and is at the heart of the stunning Scottish Highlands. It offers all that you would expect from a modern city in a unique location. When it comes to dining out, there is an array of options to suit all budgets and tastes. There is also a wide variety of entertainment available, including the local theatre, Eden Court. Eden court boasts its own cinema and a number of theatres which play host to local and touring artistes and theatre companies. The Ironworks is a fantastic live venue which again attracts local, national and international artistes.

Local Information

The following websites provide further information on what to see and do in and around Inverness:

The Cairngorms National Park

If you fancy venturing further afield, there are numerous stunning places to visit. For ‘Nessie’ hunters or for those who simply want to take in the beauty of the famous loch, Loch Ness is only a short drive away. Likewise, the picturesque Cairngorms National Park  is also close-by and offers everything from gentle walks to a complete range of more adventurous outdoor activities.

Walking in the Highlands

With beautiful countryside on our doorstep, there are also plenty of walking options for all levels of ability. If you would like information on routes within the area, you may find www.walkhighlands.co.uk a useful reference tool. For those of you familiar with your ‘Munros’, ‘Corbetts’ and ‘Grahams’, then MunroMagic is the site for you. And for wildlife lovers, www.wild-scotland.org.uk provides a wealth of information.

Outdoor Activities

Craggan Outdoors, the Highlands & Islands ‘Best Visitor Attraction’

Ticket To Ride, is a specialist cycle hire service offering high quality Trek road, hybrid and mountain bikes. Their bikes are new every year and are the best bicycles available to hire in Inverness.   Book for a week and get seven days for the price of six. Every bike comes with a route map, helmet, high visibility vest, pump, lock and tool kit. Booking is advisable see, www.TicketToRideHighlands.co.uk or call 01463 419160.

Outdoor adventures & canoe hire

Boots N Paddles are a mobile outdoor activity company offering adventures across Scotland.  We offer fun days out for families and groups including canoeing, WoW balling, climbing and weaselling, plus a comprehensive canoe/ kayak hire and shuttle service.  For more information please visit www.boots-n-paddles.co.uk

TreeZone, Rothiemurchus

High in the trees at Rothiemurchus TreeZone is the ultimate Aerial Adventure Course … Zip wires, balance beams, hanging platforms, tight-ropes, scramble nets, white knuckle bridges and gap jumps are set in the ancient Caledonian Pines of the Cairngorm Mountains. TreeZone is an unforgettable high ropes activity for adventurers at least 7 years old and 1.1m tall.  For more information visit www.treezone.co.uk

Great Places to Visit

Logie Steading is 6 miles south of Forres off the A940 in the dramatic Findhorn Valley.  A collection of individual workshops/retail businesses (Art Galleries, Secondhand Bookshop, Country Antiques, Seasonal Farm and Garden Shop, Heritage Centre and Café)  are housed in the converted sandstone farm buildings.  River Walk, Playpark, Logie House Garden Open – Lots to do, plenty to inspire!  Visit www.logie.co.uk or ring 01309 611378

Trips & Tours

Happy Tours offer:

HISTORICAL WALKING TOURS at 11am, 1pm & 3pm
Castle, Cathedral, Town House, True story of the Monster & much more . . .

CRIME & PUNISHMENT TOURS at 7pm & 8-30pm
Murders, Hangings, Executions & much more . . .
 
BIKES FOR HIRE
Electric, Mountain, Road & Hybrid Bikes.
5 hours, 10 hours, 24 hours & longer on request.
 
CAR TOURS around the Highlands

  • Loch Ness & Urquhart Castle
  • The Beautiful Black Isle (scenery, dolphins, seals & lots more)
  • Culloden Battlefield & Fort George
  • Day Trip to the Isle of Skye
  • Distillery & Brewery Tours – with your own Driver/Guide & tours organised within 30 minutes (except Skye)

Lookout for the “Man in the Kilt” at the Tourist Information Steps or call 07828 154 683 or visit www.happy-tours.biz for more information.

Dolphin Trips Avoch, Daily sailings from picturesque Avoch Harbour on the hour, every hour or as weather, demand and tide allows.   www.dolphintripsavoch.co.uk.

Golf in Scotland

The Highlands of Scotland are also renowned for world-class golf courses, with Castle Stuart hosting the Scottish Open and Nairn West having played host to the Walker Cup. Golf Highland provides a comprehensive overview of courses in the area.

Some great courses to play:

Nairn Dunbar – enjoy a golfing experience to remember. Appreciate over a hundred years of golfing history that have carved a Championship links course on the shores of the Moray Firth. We are proud of the fact that we have exceptionally high customer survey results for 2011 for both course and clubhouse facilities helping us to live up to our promise that Nairn Dunbar is the friendly club where superb golf and outstanding service combine. Call 01667 452741 or visit www.nairndunbar.com

Lochcarron Golf Club welcomes golfers all year round. No need to book but please check website for competition days. Contact www.lochcarrongolfclub.co.uk email info@lochcarrongolfclub.co.uk telephone 07761 686261 a warm welcome awaits you.

Carrbridge Golf Course, located in the Scottish Highlands, is open all year round and welcomes visitors.  Club, trolley and buggy hire available. Find out more at www.carrbridgegolf.co.uk or call 01479 841 623.

Fishing Lochs, Rivers & Sea

For the fishing enthusiast, superb salmon fishing is available on the River Ness, which flows directly through the city and is therefore readily accessible. This river is one of the most productive salmon fishing rivers in the north of Scotland and permits for the Inverness Angling Association beat can be obtained from local city centre shop, Grahams. Throughout the surrounding area there is an abundance of fishing opportunities, be it loch, river or sea.

The information on this page provides only a snapshot of what is available to see and do in the area, but whatever your reason for visiting Inverness, we are sure you will enjoy your time in the city.

We hope that you choose to stay at Braevellie Self Catering Apartments in Inverness, and we look forward to welcoming you.

Inverness FireworksInverness CastleKessock BridgeBraevellie Shed with fishing gear

Photography by Ben Thorburn Photography

Braevellie is a trading name of Malcolm Maclean & Son Ltd, Registered in Scotland: SC014050
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