The Cairngorms National Park is a magical place to escape to for your holidays. The most popular way to do this is to rent a lovely house or lodge as a twosome or chill with friends and family in plush surroundings. A hot tub seems to be the cherry on the cake to staying in one of these amazing places in the Cairngorms. Hot tubs in the Cairngorms are a great way to relax and there is nothing better than sitting outside in the warmth of the hot bubbling waters, taking in the amazing views with snow falling silently around!
Here we explore some of the best hot tub views you can find in the Cairngorms National Park.
Downie’s cottage has possibly one of the best locations in the Cairngorms sitting high above Braemar and accessed by an unmade track (they leave a 4×4 for you to borrow for access). Sitting in the hot tub here is pure bliss, taking in the views over the village and watching the squirrels on the feeders.
This amazing log cabin sits overlooking the River Spey just south of Boat of Garten. The private and secluded grounds are home to a hot tub perfect for relaxing in after a day of fishing on the Spey.
Tullochgorum Lodge hot tub enjoys amazing panoramic views across the River Spey to the Cairngorm Mountains. Located on a cattle farm, you might occasionally have some company of some four-legged friends.
The mountain lodges at Glenbeag in the ‘Glen of the Fairies’ as Glenshee is often known, sit in a stunning position on the hillside at 1100 feet above sea level. Book a lodge in winter and enjoy the views of the snow capped mountains surrounding you after a fun packed day on the ski slopes.
The outdoor hot tub and sauna hut are set in the pine forest with views out to the Cairngorm Mountains. Stay at the 5 star Old School in Carrbridge and kick back in style. If you are lucky the red squirrels might pay you a visit.
Set amongst the ancient pine forest, the Lazy Duck is truly a hidden gem with wood fired hot tub and sauna. Sit in the hot tub and take in views of Bynack Mor, one of the prominent munros in the Cairngorms range. The Lazy Duck is the place to take time out and recharge your batteries living a more simple life.
Glen Clova in the Angus Glens is a tranquil spot well placed for walking and exploring the South East of the Cairngorms National Park. After a long day in the hills you can retire to your luxury lodge and ease your muscles in the hot tub as you look out across the Glen.
The Mountain View Lodge hot tub looks out over Loch Insh and the Spey Valley. Sitting in complete isolation you can enjoy the stunning views over the ever changing landscape. You can always dry off in the sauna next door. This lodge has it all!
Tom’s lodge is nestled on the edge of a forest between Boat of Garten and Carrbridge with views across to the Cairngorm Mountains. Sit in the hot tub on the deck and take in the amazing landscape before you.
These are just a few of the amazing properties which feature a hot tub in the Cairngorms. You can check out the full list of properties with a hot tub in the Cairngorms here.