Absorb the majesty of the Scottish Highlands with a stay at a bed and breakfast in Nairn. This picturesque seaside town on the Moray Firth makes an ideal base for discovering the Highlands while making a wonderful destination in its own right. Take a look at the available local bed and breakfasts and treat yourself to a lovely time in this up-and-coming destination.
Nairn is a seaside town that basks in one of the driest and sunniest spots in Scotland. It has long, award-winning clean beaches, ideal for family holidays and long, lazy summer days. If you are lucky, you may have the thrilling experience of spotting a dolphin in the Moray Firth along the Nairn coastline.
The town is the home of Scotland’s only free Highland Games. This is a huge event which takes place every August and involves an abundance of top class athletics and dancing, with drummers and pipers marching throughout the town. Time your visit to coincide with the games to get a true taste of Scottish tradition.
Nairn is also known for its golfing – it is visited by golf lovers from all over the globe and contains one of the most highly regarded courses in the world, the Nairn Golf Club, which has played host to many major tournaments through the years.
Nairn has gained a reputation in recent years as an intriguing cultural spot. It has earned the name of Festival Capital of the Highlands, with several exciting yearly events including an International Jazz Festival, Book & Arts Festival and the Ballerina Ballroom Cinema of Dreams, an acclaimed new film festival created by local resident movie star Tilda Swinton.
There is plenty to enjoy around the town too. Surrounded by the glorious Highlands, a stay in Nairn affords you the opportunity for cycling and walking in the beautiful countryside, or visiting the local nature reserves such as Culbin Forest and Culbin Sands.
As you can see, Nairn is a fantastic destination that has much to offer its visitors. See for yourself why this promising spot has gained a worldwide name for itself and book a room in one of the many charming local bed and breakfasts.