A transformative haven run by a small community committed to sustainability in the beautiful North East of Scotland. We offer workshops, retreats, eco-holidays, venue hire and accommodation, within easy reach of mountain, forest and coast. We invite you to come and join us to experience what sustainable living means at Newbold.
Things To Do
Planning what to do on holiday is fun, whatever your interests there is no shortage of authentic, inspiring things to see and do in Moray Speyside
Keith and Dufftown Railway The Keith & Dufftown Railway (‘The Whisky Line’) is the most northerly heritage railway in Scotland, running for 11 miles from Dufftown railway station (Ordnance Survey grid reference NJ322414) to Keith Town (NJ429508) via Drummuir (NJ378442). Originally part of the former Great North of Scotland Railway line which linked Aberdeen with […]
A truly executive level means of travel. We serve only one client per day, whether for two or twelve hours, enabling a focus on the provision of a fully personalised service, dedicated, flexible and responsive to your wishes. Pre-booking is essential.
Located in Cooper Park, Elgin Library is the central library for Moray and a Learndirect Scotland and ECDL centre. Relaxed browsing areas, gallery and meeting facilities, learning centre provision and well trained staff ensure an enjoyable and modern library experience for all ages. The Cobbs cafe located in the building serves a range of sandwiches, […]
The Dufftown Whisky and Heritage Centre is run by a volunteer organisation. The Centre houses historic memorabilia from the Whisky Industry and the surrounding areas and doubles as a Visitor Information Point. The Centre also acts as the hub for Dufftown 2000 Ltd who provide activities for both the Town and Visitors alike during the […]
This magnificent ruin dates back to the 13th Century and is one of Scotlands most beautiful medieval buildings. Almost destroyed in 1390 by Alexander Stewart, the infamous ‘Wolf of Badenoch’. You can see the Bishop’s home at Spynie Palace, two miles north of the town. Magnificent views from the NW tower. Apart from the towers […]
Small flexible tours around Moray and the Highlands of Scotland for up to six persons. Malt whisky trail, culture, wildlife and marine tours arranged. Or trace your ancestors tour in Moray and beyond.
FREE MILL TOURS, SHOPPING, COFFEE SHOP For those in the know, the name Johnstons is synonymous with the finest quality luxury cashmere in the world. Join us at our flagship mill in Elgin, the only mill in Scotland to transform cashmere from fibre to finished article, and we’ll tell you our story. It begins in […]
Escape to Speyside on a customised private tour, in the company of a local whisky insider and professionally accredited driver-guide. Let me create a Speyside experience tailored to your wishes. Each tour is entirely bespoke, whether your interest lies in Speyside’s whisky distilleries, in exploring your Scottish ancestry, in the history and culture of this […]