Destination guide

The friendly city of Nairn awaits you

The ocean views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Nairn. This city's restaurants, golfing and bars attract many visitors, and its welcoming and relaxing location add to the charm. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Nairn

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Nairn a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cairngorm Brewery (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)
  • Speyside Wildlife (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Nairn

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 63°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Nairn

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nairn is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nairn Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • North Sutor Cliffs (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Bellfield Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Cummingston Beach (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Moray Firth (20.5 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Loch Garten Osprey Centre (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Nairn

Fly into Inverness (INV), the closest airport, located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Nairn Station.

Where to stay around Nairn?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 398 vacation rentals near Nairn. From 117 Cottages to 83 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Nairn for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Nairn?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Nairn. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cawdor Castle: 413 vacation rentals
  • Nairn Museum: 374 vacation rentals
  • Nairn Station: 376 vacation rentals
  • Nairn Beach: 371 vacation rentals
  • Nairn Golf Club: 375 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nairn listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Nairn?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 117 Cottages in Nairn. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nairn include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 83 rentals available
  • Houses: 178 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 117 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Nairn?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 339 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Nairn. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.