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Eight Acres Hotel & Leisure Club, Elgin

Morriston Rd, Sheriffmill, Elgin, IV303UL, UK
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  • Free Wifi
    Free Wifi
  • Pets Allowed
    Pets Allowed
  • Leisure with pool
    Leisure with pool
  • Spa Treatments
    Spa Treatments
  • Entertainment
  • Best Available Room
    Best Available Room
  • Walk-in Showers
    Walk-in Showers

The modern Eight Acres Hotel is a spacious hotel & worthy of its 3 star rating. Rooms are good, extensive leisure too.

Claire MacnairProduct Manager
Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
    Free Wifi
  • Pets Allowed
    Pets Allowed
  • Leisure with pool
    Leisure with pool
  • Spa Treatments
    Spa Treatments
  • Entertainment
  • Best Available Room
    Best Available Room
  • Walk-in Showers
    Walk-in Showers

Number of Bedrooms: 53

Parking Spaces: 100

Steps into Hotel: 1

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Eight Acres Hotel is located on the outskirts of Elgin, the gateway to Speyside, the Highlands and the Moray Firth Coast. This 3 star hotel in Morayshire sits in five acres of lush green land and offers a truly peaceful retreat with a truly welcoming atmosphere from the moment you arrive.

Each of the 52 bedrooms at the Eight Acres Hotel exudes its own individual charm, featuring lovely stylish furnishings and modern en suite facilities.

Relax in the contemporary surroundings of the Darroch Restaurant and Lounge Bar. Choose between table d’hôte and a la carte menus in the restaurant or more informal dining from the lounge menu. The bar features over 40 single malts, so you can tour Speyside distilleries without leaving the hotel!

For guests seeking a hotel with leisure facilities in Elgin, then the Eight Acres Hotel’s leisure club and indoor pool will leave you totally refreshed.

The Eight Acres Hotel in Elgin offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Iron/Board
tick Internet (Rooms)
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Room Service
tick Cots Supplied
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 5
tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4
tick Walk In Showers

The Eight Acres Hotel offers great accommodation in Elgin for either a family short break, romantic break or business trip.

Each bedroom is full of character and offer comfortable, relaxing and enjoyable accommodation for your stay at the Eight Acres Hotel

Book one of the gorgeous junior suites for that special occasion. Relax in the spacious lounge area or pamper yourself with a hot soak in the bath before sinking into an inviting double bed.

*Please note that this hotel does not have Ground Floor Rooms*

Bar & Restaurant

tick TV
tick Outdoor Dining Terrace

Savour fresh, organic produce in the Darroch Restaurant where the best of land and sea can be enjoyed daily.
All dishes are prepared with only the finest local produce, by our attentive staff in relaxed and friendly surroundings.

The Eight Acres Hotel’s Darroch Restaurant offer delicious dairy-free, gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options too!

Monday to Friday 7.00am - 9.00am
Saturday to Sunday 8.00am - 10.00am
Monday to Sunday 12.00pm - 8.30pm

Feeling peckish? Try the tasty bar menu, available until 8.30pm, or let the kitchen make you a packed lunch to enjoy while out exploring.

The lounge bar is found up a few stairs from reception and features a large flat screen TV and the lower lounge has a conservatory feel with floor to ceiling windows on two sides and French doors leading onto decking for those long summer days. The gardens have a pond and picnic tables, perfect for a spot of al fresco dining or afternoon tea..


tick Fitness Suite
tick Sauna
tick Beauty Treatments
tick Indoor Heated Swimming Pool
tick Spa Bath
tick Spa Lounge
tick Aerobics Suite

The leisure club at the Eight Acres Hotel is the biggest and most modern gym and leisure club in Elgin, fully equipped with the latest equipment and facilities to help get you into shape.

Guests at the Eight Acres can also enjoy complimentary use of the indoor pool, spa bath and sauna. A range of pamper treatments by a highly qualify therapist will help you relax and unwind.

All guests are also welcome to use the well-equipped gym, sauna and spa bath.

Opening Times
Monday to Friday 7.00am to 9.30pm
Saturday & Sunday 8.00am to 7.00pm

Location & Directions

Directions to the Eight Acres Hotel in Elgin

Eight Acres Hotel & Leisure Club is located one mile from Elgin town centre, just off the A96.

If you are travelling by car, follow the A96 Inverness to Aberdeen road and as you approach Elgin from the Inverness direction, the hotel is just off the main road.

To reach the hotel by rail, it is only a five minute taxi journey from Elgin railway station or walk to the hotel following the road left at the second roundabout and left onto the A96.

Inverness Airport is the closest airport to the Eight Acres hotel. On leaving the airport, turn left onto the A96 and follow the road through Nairn for 36 miles until reaching Elgin. Alternatively, Aberdeen airport is 60miles from Elgin. 

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Note Posted 07/11/2019: The Eight Acres Hotel will be closed for refurbishment from the 18th November 2019 - 31st March 2020. 

Dinner Inclusion

Unless otherwise stated guests staying on a rate/package inclusive of Dinner will receive a 3 course set menu with the option to substituted dishes from the A La Carte Menu at a supplement. The à la care menu is available throughout the day, and our Darroch Restaurant is open from 6.30pm until 8.30pm.

Check-in 3pm. Check-out 11am.

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 Terms and Conditions for full details.

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Quad Biking
tick Curling
tick Horse Riding
tick Clay Pigeon Shooting
tick Nature Reserves
tick Skiing
tick Sailing
tick Cycling
tick Fishing
tick Whisky Tasting
tick Golf in Local Area
tick Wildlife Watching

Elgin is the main town of Moray and set deep in the heart of the Whisky country, therefore this is a varied selection of distilleries to visit.

Outdoor activities are plentiful in Moray and the surrounding countryside as here some of the finest golf courses in Scotland and on the Moray Firth there is wildlife watching trips where you can often spot the dolphins and whales.

Nearby Attractions:

Elgin Cathedral
Glen Moray Distillery
Johnstons Cashmere Visitor Centre
Moray Motor Museum

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