Special Events at The Grant Arms Hotel 

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Celebrity Guided Holiday with Nigel Marven

Saturday 25th November  – Friday 1st December 2017

Do you fancy a holiday with Wildlife TV presenter, Television Producer, Author and Birdwatcher Nigel Marven? £1270.00 per person (no single supplement), 6 nights Full Board Accommodation in a Superior Room.

  • Daily Guided Trips with Nigel Marven and our resident Guide
  • Evening Programme
  • Evening at the Speyside Wildlife Hide
  • Wine with Dinner
  • All entry fees included
  • Free pick-ups from Aviemore Station or Inverness Airport



Christmas in Wonderland -FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 23rd December to Wednesday 27th December 2017

Enjoy Christmas in Wonderland this year with a traditional Christmas Lunch and full festive Programme of Events

Standard Room: £470.00 pp Full Board, 4 nights                                                        Superior Room: £525.00 pp Full Board, 4 nights                                                        4Poster Room: £580.00 pp Full Board, 4 nights



Wednesday 27th December to Saturday 30th December 2017

Enjoy some relaxing days to recover from Christmas and to get ready for the New Year 

Standard Room: £64.95 pp per night, DBB                                                    Superior Room: £74.95 pp per night, DBB                                                      4Poster Room: £84.95 pp per night, DBB


Hogmanay in the Highlands – FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 30th December 2017 to Tuesday 2nd January 2018

Join us at the Grant Arms Hotel for a traditional Scottish Hogmanay. Welcome the New Year with Ceilidh Dancing and Grantown’s famous Street Party in the Square! A Programme of Events with the BWWC Team is also included

Standard Room: £425.00 pp Full Board, 3 nights                                                        Superior Room: £460.00 pp Full Board, 3 nights                                                        4Poster Room: £495.00 pp Full Board, 3 nights


Taste of Burns

Thursday 18th January  – Monday 22nd January 2018

Come along and join us for guided walks and field trips as well as our brilliant “Taste of Burns” Supper with the traditional piping and ode to the Haggis followed by some Ceilidh Dancing. 

Standard Room: £310.00 pp DBB, 4 nights                                                                Superior Room: £390.00 pp DBB, 4 nights                                                                  4Poster Room: £470.00 pp DBB, 4 nights




Grant Arms Wildlife Book Festival with Presenter Mark Cocker (Author of “Birds of Britannica”)

Thursday 29th March 2018 – Monday 2nd April 2018

Three Day Programme (Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday) of Talks and Walks. 

Free Entry to all events

Guest Speakers include:

  • Patrick Barkham (Author of “Islander”)
  • Andy Swash (Author of “Britain’s Birds”)
  • Marianne Taylor (Author of “The Way of the Hare”)
  • Karen Lloyd (Author of “The Blackbird Diaries”)
  • Kathleen Jamie (Author of “Sightlines”)
  • Tiffany Francis (Author of “Food you can Forage: Edible Plants to Harvest, Cook and Enjoy”)
  • Joe Shute (Author of “A Shadow Above: The Fall and Rise of the Raven”)
  • Laurence Rose (Author of “The Long Spring: Tracking the Arrival of Spring through Europe”)
  • Louise Gray (Author of “The Ethical Carnivore”)
  • Jess French (Author of “Minibeasts with Jess French”)

Programme subject to change

 Standard Room: £479.00 pp DBB, 4 nights                                                                 Superior Room: £559.00 pp DBB, 4 nights                                                                 4Poster Room: £639.00 pp DBB, 4 nights

Single Supplement £80.00 pp, 4 nights


*DBB: Half Board (Dinner Accommodation and Breakfast)