Self-catering holiday cottage in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park

Welcome to our holiday cottage, located in Nethy Bridge near Aviemore in the scenic foothills of the Cairngorm Mountains and the beautiful Scottish Highlands.


A stunning holiday cottage in a secluded location

Welcome to our comfortable, Scottish Tourist Board 4 star graded, holiday cottage on the edge of Abernethy Forest National Nature Reserve and near the centre of the forest village of Nethy Bridge. Set in extensive grounds with its own 9 hole putting green, children’s swings and a good range of outdoor play equipment, you can be sure to enjoy a relaxing and refreshing break. Here at Balnagowan Mill, we take pride in providing high quality and homely self-catering holiday accommodation. Situated in a scenically stunning part of Scotland, there are lots of enjoyable things nearby to see and do.

About us

Comfort and luxury

Our comfortable cottage has five bedrooms (3 en-suite) sleeping up to 10 and is well furnished with a personal touch. The cottage is fully double glazed and well insulated throughout with central heating. The cottage is surrounded by woodlands and is close to the River Nethy and the Speyside Way where many low level walks and bike trails can be enjoyed. Guests have free use of mountain bikes. We also welcome well-behaved dogs.

High quality amenities

The cottage offers all the amenities you would expect from high quality self-catering holiday accommodation. These include comfortable bedrooms, a well equipped kitchen and a utility room with a dishwasher, washing machine, dryer, cooker and fridge freezers. There is a modern bathroom with a bath and a walk-in shower. Our cosy and open plan lounge/dining area and separate family room are complete with high speed broadband, large TVs, playstation and telephone (free calls UK only).

Places to visit

The local attractions include:

  • The Whisky Trail
  • The Cairngorm Mountains
  • The Moray Coast and Inverness
  • Highland Wildlife Park
  • Donside and Royal Deeside
  • Landmark Adventure Park
  • The ospreys at Loch Garten
  • Golf courses
  • Fishing
  • For a luxurious holiday cottage in Nethy Bridge, call Paula about Balnagowan Mill today on