Golf & Leisure Facilities
As part of your stay at Birchbrae Self Catering Lodges, we are delighted to offer guests complimentary access to leisure and golfing facilities as follow:
COMPLIMENTARY LEISURE FACILITIES
Guests at Birchbrae Highland Lodges receive unlimited free access to the leisure facilities at the Ben Nevis Hotel Leisure Club. This is a private Club linked to the Ben Nevis Hotel which is situated nine miles from Birchbrae on the outskirts of Fort William.
The Club has an excellent swimming pool, sauna, steam room, spa bath and fitness suite. We provide you with a membership card and this gains you free access to all of the above. There is also a solarium which is on a pay as you use basis. The Leisure Club is open from 7.00am to 9.00pm. Towels are provided at the leisure club for you to use.
FREE GOLF AT THE DRAGON'S TOOTH GOLF COURSE
Birchbrae guests can play free unlimited golf at the Dragon’s Tooth Golf Course in Ballachulish (5 mins drive away). This 9 hole/18 tee golf course is located on an undulating, tree-lined estate at the entrance to mighty Glencoe, just south of Fort William. Wide sweeps of grassland drop down to almost touch the loch. Panoramas from each of the challenging holes are breathtaking and the quality of the fairways matches mightier courses in Scotland. Golfers of all standards find delight and challenge on the 5,038 yard course (par 68/65 experience).
OTHER GOLF COURSES
Birchbrae is an ideal location for a golfing holiday in Scotland as there are a wide variety of challenging and beautiful courses within easy reach:
Traigh Golf Course | www.traighgolf.co.uk
Traigh Golf Course is set in one of the most beautiful parts of the West Highlands of Scotland, just north of Arisaig, Inverness-shire. The word Traigh (pronounced ‘try’) means ‘beach’ in Gaelic, and a series of sandy beaches run alongside the course, with stunning views to the Hebridean islands of Eigg and Rum, and the Cuillins of Skye.
Newtonmore Golf Course | www.newtonmoregolf.com
The golf course, which mostly lies along the banks of the River Spey in the heart of Monarch of the Glen country is surrounded by some of the most dramatic and beautiful Highland scenery. The golf course plays to 6041yards with a premium on keeping the ball in play. Only one par five is complemented by a clutch of tight par fours and challenging par threes.
Kingussie Golf Course | www.kingussie-golf.co.uk
The course lying above Kingussie offers extensive scenic views over the Cairngorms and surrounding mountains – so even if your golf is not as you wish, the environment and scenic splendour offers a degree of comfort.
Up to 20% OFF at Glencoe Activities
Guests staying at Birchbrae Highland Lodges receive a 20% discount on activities which can be booked online at Glencoe Activities and 10% on activities not bookable online. Activities include archery, segways, rafting, widlife RIB rides, paintballing and much more. A code will be sent to you when your booking is confirmed which will be valid for use during your stay.