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Duke Of Gordon Hotel, Kingussie

Newtonmore Rd, Kingussie, Inverness-shire, PH211HE, UK
Duke Of Gordon Hotel, Kingussie Duke Of Gordon Hotel, Kingussie 01540 661 302 Newtonmore Rd Kingussie
81 out of 100% 29 votes
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  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Entertainment
  • Best Available Room
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Golf in Local Area

The grand old Duke Of Gordon Hotel has been around for over 100 years but has all the mod cons to meet todays expectations.

RichardMyhotelbreak & Classic Britain
Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Entertainment
  • Best Available Room
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Golf in Local Area

Number of Bedrooms: 65

Parking Spaces: 85

Steps into Hotel: 10

Check In Time: 4pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Duke of Gordon Hotel in Kingussie is set in the heart of the Scottish Highlands and looks out across the picturesque Spey Valley to Ruthven Barracks. With origins in the eighteenth century, the Duke of Gordon hotel was originally built as a stopover for passengers travelling by stagecoach along the old A9 to Inverness and the North of Scotland. The facilities and atmosphere experienced in the hotel together with the hospitality and warm welcome extended by the staff make the Duke Of Gordon the ideal place for hotel accommodation in the Highlands of Scotland.

The warmness of this Spey Valley hotel carries on from the entrance area through to each of the 65-en suite bedrooms.

The Duke of Gordon Hotel prides itself on its restaurant and excellent of cuisine. The experience of dining in the elegance of the impressive Balmoral Restaurant with its heavily corniced ceilings and Peddie murals depicting Scottish Highland history and local scenes of great natural beauty is not one easily forgotten.

Entertainment takes place most evenings in the Ruthven Ballroom in the form of Ceilidhs, folk nights and dancing.

The Duke Of Gordon Hotel in Kingussie offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Iron/Board
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Cots Supplied
tick Ground Floor Rooms
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4
tick Walk In Showers

The Duke of Gordon Hotel offers 65 bedrooms with en suite facilities and each is decorated in keeping with the traditional character and heritage of the Scottish coaching inn.

Many of the bedrooms have views of the beautiful Speyside countryside or of the quaint Highland Village of Kingussie.

Bar & Restaurant

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The Balmoral Restaurant at the Duke of Gordon Hotel’s menus is carefully selected and prepared to provide the best traditional Scottish fayre. These, combined with the very personal service, make dining at the 'Duke' truly a Jewel in the Highland Crown.

On several evenings guests are piped into dinner by a piper in full Highland dress.

Dinner is served from: 7pm - 8:30pm
Breakfast is served from: 7:30am - 9:30am

Sample Breakfast Menu

Sample Dinner Menu

Location & Directions

Directions to Duke of Gordon Hotel in Kingussie

Travelling north from Perth on the main A9 towards Inverness take the 2nd marked exit to Kingussie; turn left at the bottom of the slip road into Kingussie. Travel 500 yards and you will find the Duke of Gordon Hotel on the right-hand side.

Kingussie railway station is located on the main Kings Cross to Inverness Line. The Duke Of Gordon Hotel is approx 75 yards from the station car park. Turn left and we are right in front of you. If required, arrangements can be made with a reception to welcome you at the station and transport guests and luggage to the hotel.

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Customer Notice: Please view important information regarding your stay here

Dinner Inclusions
(Unless otherwise stated) Guest staying on a rate/package that includes Dinner can choose to dine from the Table D'Hote Menu in the restaurant. If guests wish to eat in the Lounge Bar from the Lounge Bar Menu they get a £10 allocation with the balance being charged.

Hotel Access:
There are a maximum of 10 steps into a hotel with a wheelchair ramp from the rear car park to the ground floor level. Lift services most floors but there are stairs to some rooms. There are no fully disabled-accessible rooms at this hotel, however, they do have some ground-floor rooms with a walk-in shower. 

Best Room Available 
You will be allocated the best available room on check-in. Please note that an upgraded room is not guaranteed, unless you have opted to pay the supplement for a guaranteed upgrade. Please refer to the Terms and Conditions for full details.

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Quad Biking
tick Horse Riding
tick Clay Pigeon Shooting
tick Nature Reserves
tick Skiing
tick Cycling
tick Fishing
tick Shooting
tick Golf in Local Area
tick Wildlife Watching
tick Water Sports
tick 4x4 Off-Road Driving

The Duke of Gordon Hotel in Kingussie is a perfect location for skiers, hikers and cyclists as it is situated in the Cairngorm National Park.

The hotel is also ideal for golfing breaks as the town of Kingussie has its own picturesque golf course, which is surrounded by a landscape of mountains and streams.

Attractions in and around Kingussie:

Highland Wildlife Park -  Discover Scottish wildlife and endangered animals of the world’s mountains and tundra in our spectacular setting. Drive around the Main Reserve in your own car and then investigate the walk-round area on foot. The Highland Wildlife Park was opened in 1972 and is run by the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland. Wildlife Park has a wide and diverse range of animals. From native species such as the Capercaillie and Scottish Wildcat to those from further afield such as the Amur Tiger and Polar Bear. The park is open every day throughout the year.

Insh Marshes - Insh Marshes National Nature Reserve is one of the most important wetlands in Europe. Between Kingussie and Kincraig on the River Spey floodplain, it covers 10 square kilometres. Enjoy a springtime stroll along our nature trails and look out for nesting lapwings, redshanks and curlews.

Highland Folk Museum Located in Newtonmore is a one-mile-long, eighty-acre (32 Hectare) living history site. The site was opened in 1995 and has been proactively developed and enhanced. Within sight of the Cairngorm Mountains, this interesting and varied landscape site combines farmland, woodland and open areas. These areas are interpreted through re-located and re-created buildings and features, working demonstrations and live interpreters.

For more information on things to see in and do in the area, check out our Destination Guide.

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