French Onion Soup

A hearty soup and onions are generally easy to get hold of. We are bringing a series of recipes to you direct from our Chef’s little black recipe book. This French Onion soup is well worth the wait, and with cheesy croutons on top, it’s great comfort food. Ingredients Butter 75g Vegetable oil 1 tbsp Onions 1kg, halved and thinly sliced Thyme 10 sprigs, leaves picked Garlic 4 cloves, thinly sliced Caster sugar 1 tsp Beef stock 1.5 litres Bovril 2 tsp, (optional but really tasty) Sourdough bread 4 small slices Gruyère cheese 200g, grated Worcestershire…

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Bringing the Outdoors Indoors

We are bringing the outdoors, indoors to you with our selection of webcams in the Cairngorms National Park. While we’re all staying at home either working, homeschooling or looking for new ways to keep entertained we’ve been looking around at the various webcams that we know are in the area. We’ve shared our favourites for you to enjoy over the coming weeks. Keep checking in for your fix of the great outdoors in the Cairngorms National Park. Cairngorm Mountain Take a trip into the mountains…

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Why are we supporting the Cairngorms Trust and asking you to join us?

The Cairnorms National Park is a special place and we all need to look after it, for both ourselves and our future generations. The aim of the Cairngorms Trust is to do that, by fundraising and supporting nature and community passed projects each year. We want you, your children and your grandchildren to enjoy visiting us, at The Boat in the Cairngorms National Park, for many years to come which is why we are asking you to join us with your support. One of the…

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A sneak peak of the refurbishments at The Boat

Dear Customers, We would like to thank you for all the feedback given to us regarding the rooms at The Boat. Just to let you know that we took your reviews seriously, and we’re currently undertaking a comprehensive refurbishment of the whole hotel. We would like you to feel like this hotel is your home from home in the Highlands. Please see our recent pictures below, and thank you again for your loyalty and custom.  Keep an eye on our Facebook page for more updates!

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FIND YOUR ADVENTURE – International Film Festival

This year the Aviemore Adventure Film Festival will run from 17th – 22nd April. The Festival aims to celebrate the cultural diversity of films made in the UK. The categories include: best mountain film, best adventure & exploration, best cinematography, best short film, and films can focus on any aspect of mountain life and culture, wilderness and adventure all forms of climbing, snowboarding, mountain biking, Base jumping, kayaking, surfing, BMX-ing, sea kayaking, canoeing. Sustainability concerns, conservation, outdoor access and equal opportunity those current trends topics…

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