Craggan Outdoors' Glenbeg Bunkhouse & Bothy, Morayshire for Youth and Schools

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School and youth group bunkhouses sleeping 33 with outdoor activities in the Cairngorm National Park

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Craggan Outdoors' Glenbeg Bunkhouse & Bothy, Morayshire, sleeps 6-33 in 4 bedrooms.

Craggan Outdoors offer great value, comfortable 33-bed accommodation for schools, colleges, universities and other youth groups. Our Glenbeg Bunkhouse and Bothy are located side-by-side in a secluded and picturesque spot at the top of the Glenbeg Estate, just a couple of miles off the A95 Grantown–Aviemore road. Peace and quiet and seclusion are guaranteed, along with the fantastic views, yet it is just a 5 minute drive into nearby Grantown-on-Spey.

The accommodation makes an ideal base for groups that are just seeking accommodation for a field trip or other type of educational residential, and as part of the award-winning and TripAdvisor 5-star rated Craggan Outdoors activity centre. Craggan Outdoors is AALA licensed, and Learning Outside the Classroom and Adventuremark accredited, and offers a choice from over twenty fantastic activities.

Craggan Outdoors' Bunkhouse is a light, bright and airy converted farmhouse that sleeps up to 27 people over three rooms, two bunk-rooms of 11 and 12 beds each, and a 4-bed room that is usually used as a teacher / leader room. Downstairs is a large open-plan kitchen and dining / common room area, along with bathroom facilities on a minimum of a 1:5 basis. The kitchen is well equipped, and bathrooms are clean, bright and well lit.

Our Bothy, just across a small yard from the Bunkhouse, is perfect to use in combination with the Bunkhouse to accommodate larger groups, particularly when there is a requirement for separate sleeping areas for boys and girls, and male and female teachers / group leaders.

A converted steading, it sleeps up to six in a single bunk-room, with room to squeeze in an extra bunk if necessary. The bathroom is a disabled access wet-room.

Entertainment-wise, other than the glorious setting to enjoy, books and games and table football are provided, as is a TV and DVD for the playing of DVDs, and a radio/CD player.


Glenbeg Bunkhouse has a large well equipped kitchen. The Bothy has a smaller but similarly well-equipped facility. There is also a large charcoal BBQ
Glenbeg Bunkhouse has a large dining/common room area, with seating at four large communal tables. The Bothy has a smaller kitchen/dining area.
Neither property has sitting room, but both have common room area utilising the seats and tables of the dining area, and books, magazines and games.
Both properties have a TV with DVD player, purely for the playing of DVDs. Both also have a radio/CD player. Don't forget your DVDs and CDs.
No landline or Wi-Fi. Mobile reception seems at least fair on all networks.
No, but a range of books, magazines and boardgames are provided.
Both properties are centrally heated. There is a wood burner in the kitchen/diner of the Bothy. Outside is a firepit / circle.
The Bunkhouse has bunk rooms of 4, 11 and 12 beds. The Bothy has a single room of 6 beds. A guest bed is also available to increase capacity to seven.
Pillow, pillow case and fitted mattress protector are provided as standard. There is an additional one-off charge of £6 per person for full bedding.
Bunkhouse has male and female bathrooms, each with 2 sinks, showers and toilets, plus additional private bathroom. Bothy has disabled access wet-room.
Bunkhouse not best suited as all bedrooms are upstairs. The Bothy is a better option as is a single floor property and has a disabled-access wet-room.
A cot and high chair are available on request.
Both properties sit in secluded location 2 miles from the A95 up a private estate road. Peace and quiet are the order of the day, as are great views!
No pool.
Private off-road parking for up to a dozen vehicles.
No smoking inside, but smokers corner outside.
No pets accepted as properties sit amongst fields that often contain sheep.


Craggan Outdoors' Glenbeg Bunkhouse and Bothy are located side-by-side in a secluded location 1.6 miles off the A95 Grantown to Aviemore road, 2.5 miles outside Grantown.
Grantown-on-Spey (2.5 miles).
Good size Co-op supermarket in Grantown-on-Spey, along with butcher, greengrocer and deli.
Craggan Outdoors' own Clubhouse Café, & plenty more choice in Grantown-on-Spey.

Booking Information

Our rates range from £15.50 to £22.50 per person per night, depending upon group numbers and length of stay. The longer the stay, the lower the price. We will provide specific quotes in response to each individual enquiry / group.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Leader Rooms
Risk Assessment
Educational Focus
Presentation Aids
Outdoor Activities
Disabled Facilities

Getting here

Craggan Outdoors
Craggan Golf Course
PH26 3NT
United Kingdom
Carrbridge or Aviemore, both 15-20 minutes away.
Grantown-on-Spey (2.5 miles).
Inverness - approx 35 miles (40-45 minutes drive).

Rental Rates

Accommodation is priced from as low as £12 per person to night, up to £17 pppn, depending upon group size and duration of stay

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Craggan Outdoors' Glenbeg Bunkhouse & Bothy, Morayshire

Keith Ballam

Joined us: 2009
+44 (0)1479 873 283
Craggan Outdoors
Craggan Golf Course
PH26 3NT
United Kingdom