Golspie is a small coastal village in East Sutherland situated on the Dornoch Firth under the shadow of Ben Bhraggie with award winning sandy beaches.
Golspie is well catered for with shops, hotels and tourist attractions.
What to do and see
Golspie has an enviable range of facilities catering for all ages. When you wish to do something else other than play golf you have to choice of Badminton, Bowling, Dancing, Mountain Biking, Sailing, Swimming and Tennis. The Highland Wildcat Trail mountain bike trail covering over 18 kilometres of trail has been rated of the best in the UK.
There are many walking trails around Golspie for all levels.
If you wish something more leisurely visit Dunrobin Castle ancestral home of the Countess of Sutherland for a visit to most northerly of Scotland’s great houses dating back to the 1300s. Visit www.dunrobincastle.co.uk for details.
Karting takes place regularly at the Littleferry Race Circuit off Ferry Road under the auspices of the North of Scotland Kart Club between March and September.
Golspie Gala Week which takes place on the first week in August is an annual event well worth visiting for entertainment for all ages.
A visit to Clynelish Distillery in Brora to see how whisky is made and to sample the local product is thoroughly recommended.
For a listing of local accommodation please click here.