A HOME AWAY FROM HOME
Candacraig is a stunning, exclusive-use, luxury Highland estate, where exceptional hospitality is complemented by a remarkable setting, and where the atmosphere is always private, warm and welcoming. Exclusive use means guests have the entire property to themselves therefore we recommend groups of 2 or more are suitable.
Our Event Manager Katrina will be on hand to assist throughout your stay along with a full housekeeping and catering staff. A butler service for larger events adds a classic touch to those sublime moments of enjoyment.
A true Scottish experience would not be complete without indulging the passion for great Highland hospitality. With our magnificent family kitchen and spectacular Dining Room, we offer a private chef to present the finest cuisine, sourced from the freshest local ingredients across Scotland.
Nestled in the heart of the Scottish Highlands we offer the perfect panoramic. Bring your guests to Candacraig and experience the finest hospitality surrounded by nature’s best.
Exclusively yours, we welcome family celebrations, gathering with friends or wellness retreats. Looking to launch your next product or car? With the backdrop of the Cairngorms you can be assured your images will make an impact.
Luxury, Privacy and Tranquillity
Whether you are planning a holiday with loved ones, or a weekend away with friends we are here to help. With twelve individual and beautifully styled bedrooms, sleeping up to twenty guests - tell us what you need and together we will create your unique event.
Our 17th century mansion not only frames a sensational setting, but offers all the key facilities for a successful business event, product launch or strategic offsite for your executive team. Aside from our stylish private rooms and fast Wi-Fi throughout the house, you also have the opportunity to run several breakout sessions for your team. We pride ourselves on making your hosting Green meetings from the coffee we serve to the heat and light in the room. Read about our sustainability journey here.
If you want to refresh and recharge once the business is done, our acres of pristine, exclusive-use estate include a private lochan, a Victorian walled garden, as well as extensive grounds for you to relax or take part in team building exercises. Thanks to our location in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, there’s no shortage of outdoor activities to invigorate the team, from world-class salmon or trout fishing and hiking to exhilarating 4×4 off-roading.
O thou, my muse! guid auld Scotch drink! Whether thro' wimplin worms thou jink, Or, richly brown, ream owre the brink, In glorious faem, Inspire me, till I lisp an' wink, To sing thy name!
We love Scottish Whisky and we want our guests to be able to savour and understand its wonderful complexity from the comfort of your armchair.
Through years of collecting, our Whisky Library is stocked with an extensive selection from Scotland’s finest whisky regions. Expert Whisky tutors are available to host tastings and educate you on the amazing history and flavours of Scots whisky.
We are situated within a short distance from many top Whisky distilleries if a trip to a distillery is on your wish list. Visit our sister business The Steading Bar located 2 miles from the house, and enjoy a dram with the locals from our well stocked whisky selection.
The opulent Drawing Room presents grandiose 17th century luxury at the heart of our wonderful private residence.
Select from a veritable library of Scottish single malt whiskies and gins.
Experience the passion of great Highland hospitality.