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Rothiemurchus

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Rothiemurchus Centre, Aviemore PH22 1QH, Scotland
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Beautiful estate

Really enjoyed this breathtaking estate weather could of been better but we can’t moan. Enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
roberttelford
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Clay Pigeon Shooting - Excellent, highly recommended.

I have driven past the clay shooting at Rothiemurcus for many years, and always meant to give it a... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Steve S
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Borders, United Kingdom
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Rothiemurchus welcomes you every day of the year to enjoy and help care for " truly the most beautiful place in my world. A place with so many activities available for old and young but also a place to find complete peace". Be inspired by the scenery of this much loved family run 'duchus', enjoy relaxing or adventurous outdoor activities, share our passion for delicious estate, local produce, craftwork and different gifts and stay on the edge of the ancient forest. Rothiemurchus has been owned, managed and treasured by the Grants of Rothiemurchus for nearly 500 years and is at the forefront of wildlife and cultural conservation, a living place where wildlife and people have thrived together for nearly four thousand years, now one of Scotland’s leading tourist attractions. We are at the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, just outside Aviemore, somewhere quite different and special and a much loved jewel of the Highlands of Scotland. Rothiemurchus welcomes you every day of the year. Be inspired by the scenery, enjoy relaxing or adventurous outdoor activities, share our passion for delicious estate produce and caravan or camp on the edge of the ancient forest. At the forefront of nature conservation and one of Scotland’s leading tourist attractions, Rothiemurchus Estate is a much loved community asset. We are at the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, just outside Aviemore, somewhere quite different and special – a jewel of the Highlands of Scotland.
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Really enjoyed this breathtaking estate weather could of been better but we can’t moan. Enjoyed the cafe very good and reasonably priced.

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

It was kind of you to write this review - thank you. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit, Rothiemurchus is stunningly beautiful whatever the weather or time of year, hope to see you here again soon.

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

I have driven past the clay shooting at Rothiemurcus for many years, and always meant to give it a go. Finally booked up and I would highly recommend it. At first sight some may feel that it is a little costly, but I have to...More

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Rothiescot, General Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this amazing review. So glad you enjoyed the clay shooting - the instructors are brilliant and the 'natural layout' unique. Hope to see you there again soon and thank you.

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Wife and I looking for something to do one afternoon - we booked clay pigeon shooting which at £49 per person isn't cheap I suppose but we loved it. Just us two and one instructor - the very friendly & charming Paul (which reminded us...More

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

What a great review- thank you. Our Instructors are all friendly, charming and excellent instructors which is especially important as 70% of our guests have never shot clays before. They make it very 'moorish' - hope you can return soon.

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Called again for a walk around this lovely area with our little dog, whenever we are close we have to visit here and this time the snow was a bonus, just enough for our little dog to roll in !

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit - thank you for writing this review. Hope you can return soon

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We booked 1,5 Hours of clay Shooting and it was great fun. Simon was an excellent teacher and the shooting grounds are very nice as well. It was so mus fun. Thank you a lot.More

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Thank you for this lovely review - the shoot team are excellent instructors and really care about enabling everyone to have a really good time. We want to give people it is an exceptional experience - we are very fortunate to be able to enjoy...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Visited the Rothiemurchus shop and coffee shop. Great choices of gifts,cards and food. ️️Lovely latte and hot chocolate in the coffee shop with fab choice of home baking! Soups and sandwiches looked lovely though didn't have food this visit. Well worth a wee look

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

We're delighted you enjoyed you visit to Rothiemurchus Centre - thank you for your lovely review. Hope you can return soon.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

A group of 6 of us visited the clay pigeon shooting range on a beautiful snowy day and we had the best time! We were looked after so we'll be staff and the experience was one I would definitely like to repeat. We also went...More

1  Thank pinkpompom75
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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time write this wonderful review. We're so pleased you had such a great time and hope to see you here again soon.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I had a wonderful few hours fishing in the lake. Well set out, easy access and good fishing. There is even an area to feed fish as well as fishing for children and novices. Great way to spend some time away from the bustle of...More

1  Thank Nick D
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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review - we're delighted you enjoyed fishing at our Fishery. We're currently improving and enlarging the children and novices area and this should improve the big fly fishing loch as well as the novices area. The...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Thanks so much, especially to the Clay Pigeon crew who helped me when I mixed up the time. and Simon who has the patience of Simon Templar the Saint. And Fiona with the ponies. Made Cains 21st very special. Living like a toff! Fantastic. Unforgettable.

1  Thank Magsymo2000
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Rothiescot, General Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for this review - the team here will be delighted. We're delighted you had such a great time, thank you for telling us. Hope you can return for another celebration or just for fun. Happy 21st Cains

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Truly the most beautiful place in my world. A place with so many activities available for old and young but also a place to get lost in to find complete peace.

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Rothiescot, Owner at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

What an amazing review - thank you. We all want this 'Rothiemurchus feeling to remain for future generations and are very grateful to visitors like you for helping. Hope you're able to be here again soon.

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Thank you, yes there are 50+ Highland Cattle in the fields here, but they can be un-cooperative, some distance from the road and not reliably easy to see. The Rothiemurchus Ranger led Hairy Coo and Safari tours enable you to... More
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In Your Element at the Pavilion at inverdruie has great bikes to hire. It's beside the Woodland Car Park, the other side of the road from Rothiemurchus Centre. If you ring the Centre with your height they can book a bike... More
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