Pine Bank Chalets is located in the heart of Aviemore within easy reach of all the amenities that the village has to offer. You’re also just a short drive from several other villages including Boat of Garten, Nethy Bridge and Carrbridge. A 45 minute drive or train journey will take you further North to Inverness.

Shops and Facilities





M&S Simply Food (fuel station)

Fuel station

Open 24 hours

Local Produce

Available at Rothiemurchus farm shop and Deli Mair on the high street

Train and bus station in Aviemore


Inverness, 40 miles


Visitors welcome at the Hilton Coylumbridge

Eating out

You’re spoilt for choice when dining out in Aviemore and the surrounding areas. Listed below are just a few of the options. During peak holidays booking ahead is advisable!

Old Bridge Inn

Our closest neighbour, a great local pub open daily

La Taverna

Firm family favourite long standing Italian restaurant

Royal Tandoori

Eat in or take-away, just a short walk from Pine Bank

Happy Haggis

Despite the name a busy little fish and chip shop very close by


Bar and restaurant as you enter the village

Cairngorm Hotel

The Druie cafe at Rothirmurchus

Open daily for light lunches, cakes and hot drinks

The Mountain Cafe

Renowned local cafe serving breakfasts, lunches and an array of baking

The Winking Owl

Pub and restaurant serving lunch and dinner, kid friendly and owned by the Cairngorm Brewery serving their local ales

Route 7 Cafe

serving breakfast and lunch until 4pm


There is no end to the activities on offer. Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie or just want to take in the local scenery there is something for everyone.

Cairngorm Mountain

We are ideally located for access to Cairngorm being situated just off the mountain road ourselves. During the summer months you can enjoy rides up the funicular railway for spectacular views from the top (or why not walk up instead!). During the winter the mountain is open for snowsports with tuition and hire also available.

Rothiemurchus estate

Just up the road from us is the Rothiemurchus estate which runs an array of activities. At the visitor centre you can book a quad bike trek, Land Rover tour, off-road driving experience, clay pigeon shooting and much more.


Next door to the Rothiemurchus centre is tree-zone, an aerial adventure course within the Pine trees.


G2 run all manner of activities throughout the year; zip wire park, white water rafting, gorge walking and more in the summer, turning to ski touring during the winter months.

Full on Adventure

Summer activity operator taking in all kinds of river based activities such as rafting, river tubing and stand up paddle boarding as well as mountain bike guides.

Loch Morlich

A beautiful setting with sandy beach ideal for walks, swims and also offering hire of paddle boards, kayaks, windsurfers and sailing dinghies.


Plenty of courses in the area that welcome guests including the Macdonald Spey Valley course, Nethy Bridge, Carrbridge and Boat of Garten.


A great way to see the local scenery and cover a lot of ground, we have a small selection of mountain bikes on site to hire with some great cycles from the doorstep. In town are Mikes Bikes and Bothy Bikes who both also offer rental and have a wider variety including kids trailers etc.