It’s all about the food.

There are few places near Aviemore where food, drink and location come together as beautifully as The Boat.
With the restaurant offering a casual and hearty pub-style menu with our own take on classic dishes and seasonal specials. The Boat Country Inn and Restaurant is an ideal place to eat in the Cairngorms and Boat of Garten.
Check out the Wee Rascals menu for something for the kids and we’re dog friendly.

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Delicious desserts at The Boat
Sunday Brunch At The Boat

New For 2024
Join us every Sunday for an exceptional brunch experience at The Boat. Immerse yourself in the breath taking landscapes of the Highlands while indulging in a culinary journey that captures the essence of Scottish hospitality.

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Traditional Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea at the Boat Country Inn near Aviemore, is the ideal way to celebrate a special occasion whether it’s a birthday, retirement, celebration, hen party or even just because.

With beautiful views of the Cairngorms, you can enjoy a cup of freshly brewed tea or coffee as well as a selection of freshly made sandwiches & delicious cakes, and scones with jam and clotted cream and other teatime desserts for just £17.95 per person.

Why not treat yourself and add a glass of Prosecco for £24.95 per person.

In order to book, complete the ‘contact us’ form or call us on 01479 831 258*

*Please note 48 hrs notice required for afternoon tea booking

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Come dine with us… Fresh, local ingredients… tasty food!

Menu’s

Breakfast

Your way. Full Scottish, with black pudding & tattie scones, smoked salmon & scrambled eggs or a warm bowl of porridge. Start your day the right way.

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Lunch

Light lunch. Choose fresh soup and sandwiches made your way. Brown, white, gluten free bread. Lunch your way.

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Dinner

The main event. Daily specials, locally sourced ingredients, The Boat is the place to eat, near Aviemore. So much more than dinner. Kids Menu.

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Drinks

Wrap yourself with that warm hug. Be it coffee, whisky, beer, gin or a cocktail. A warm welcome will be waiting.

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Our Whisky Tasting. An experience we hope you’ll remember…

Special Offers

Whether it’s last minute, a long awaited trip away, family celebration, staycation or a workcation. Take us up on an Aviemore Hotel Deal today. It’s that warm hug after a day out and about….

Brunch At The Boat

Every Sunday

Join us every Sunday for an exceptional brunch experience at The Boat. Immerse yourself in the breath taking landscapes of the Highlands while indulging in a culinary journey that captures the essence of Scottish hospitality

Step into Spring

From £89 per night

Step into Spring and enjoy a Spring break at The Boat with our new package available for the new season.

Sunday Roasts & Easter Egg Hunts!

31st March

This Easter Sunday, enjoy a delightful Sunday roast as well as an array of delicious options from our main menu. There’s something for the entire family to enjoy. Available Sunday 31st March from 12 noon

THE BOAT GIFT VOUCHERS

GIVE THE PERFECT GIFT ALL YEAR ROUND

If you’re looking for the perfect gift for someone special, why not consider the Boat Gift Vouchers. Vouchers are available in increments of £20, are valid for 12 months from date of issue.

The Boat Gift Vouchers

Staycation Hotel Offer

Stay 2 nights and save 15% off our best available rate

A moment to explore, a moment to share, a moment to enjoy. Let us make your moment a cosy one. With log fires burning, warming cocktails or coffee and a range of specials from steak…