This former cathedral city and world-renowned whisky region boasts a picturesque backdrop and a number of must-see attractions. Located between Inverness and Aberdeen, on the South coast of the Moray Firth, it is here you’ll find a quaint town brimming with character and charm. Stay in one of our hotels in Elgin and explore everything this area has to offer, including its stunning scenery, ancient ruins, famous landmarks and local distilleries.
Book hotels in Elgin
Book one of our hotels in Elgin and immerse yourself in this town’s Scottish charisma. If you’re a history fanatic, a trip to Brodie Castle is a must, located just 30 minutes from our Inverness hotel and stuffed to the brim with antique paintings, ceramics and furniture. Other nearby landmarks include Elgin Cathedral, an architectural delight situated under an hour from our Inverness Fairways hotel. Spynie Castle is also nearby – the former residence of the bishops of Moray and an area of natural beauty surrounded by flora, fauna and wildlife. Pluscarden Abbey is another great attraction to visit if you enjoy learning more about a region’s past. This particular establishment is still inhabited by monks and boasts a busy calendar of events!
Things to do in Elgin
From its astounding scenery to its whisky trails, age-old museums and fine architecture, there is certainly something to suit all in Elgin. When you choose to stay in one of our Elgin hotels, you’ll find yourself on the doorstep to all the attractions and activities this town has to offer. If you’re into your cars, then a trip to the Moray Motor Museum is not to be missed. It’s here you’ll stumble upon an impressive collection comprising over 40 exhibits, with vehicles dating back to 1904! Whether you visit for a weekend or an entire week, Elgin has something to offer all of the family.