Your guide to discovering Nairn:

Nairn is a relaxing and friendly seaside town on the Moray firth.


With its beautiful beaches, award-winning bars and restaurants and two Championship Golf Courses, Nairn is the perfect base for exploring the Scottish Highlands.

Things To Do

Discover historic battlefields, heritage attractions and fun family days out right on your doorstep. Whether travelling solo or with the family, there’s no better place to stay.

Food & Drink

Nairn boasts some of the best pubs, bars and restaurants in Scotland. From award-winning fine dining to delicious fish and chips – whatever your taste, you’re in for a treat.

Places to Stay

Luxurious spa hotels, boutique BnBs, compact eco-pods, family-friendly campsites – and everything in between. Wherever you stay, you’ll find a home from home in Nairn.

Events Calendar

Highland Games? Check. Beer festival? Check. Classic car show? Check. Plan your visit around Nairn’s calendar of annual events.

Nairn: the REAL home of golf…

The Moray coast is renowned for its Links golf. And with two award-winning Championship courses in Nairn Dunbar Golf Links and Nairn Golf Club – and Castle Stuart and Royal Dornoch a short drive away –  for great golf, there’s no place like Nairn.

What's New?

When is the best time to visit Nairn?

What’s on in Nairn – a year round review of everything happening in this hidden gem of a place!

Love is in the air!

Valentine's Day ideas for meals out, hotel stays and gifts available when you shop locally in Nairn. Alternative Valentine's ideas too.

Nairn Beach Adventures guest blog

Neil Mapes talks about his Nairn beach adventures.

5 Sports to try in Nairn

Find your favourite activities in Nairn this summer with this helpful guide

Did we mention the
Northern Lights?

From mid October to early March, Nairn’s night skies light up with stunning displays from the Aurora Borealis.

Why not experience the Northern Lights with a winter mini-break in Nairn. Then head back to your cosy room for a dram or two of Speyside malt.