This property is a 4-minute walk from the beach. With stunning, uninterrupted sea views over Nairn’s beach and the Moray Firth, this comfortable family-run hotel offers free WiFi and an award-winning bar with a range of real ales.

In the heart of the town of Nairn, Braeval Hotel is a great base from which to visit the Highlands of Scotland. A charming, traditional pub, the hotel’s Bandstand Beer and Music Festival was awarded finalist in the Scottish Hospitality Award's 'Scottish Festival of the Year 2016' and CAMRA District Pub of the Year 2016. The Braeval has 9 real ale and cider hand pumps and is Cask Marque accredited.

The hotel's Sea View Restaurant offers fresh seafood, steaks and traditional Scottish cuisine, and was a finalist in the Scottish Hospitality Award's 'Restaurant of the Year 2016'. The cozy guest lounge features an open fire.

The rooms with attached bathroom are decorated in a comfortable style. All rooms have TVs, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryers and radio alarm clocks. Some of the rooms have sea views.

A full, traditional cooked Scottish Breakfast is included in the price.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

The Bandstand has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 8, 2009

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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  • 2 twin beds
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  • 1 twin bed
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Max adults: 4
Family Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin beds
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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4 reasons to choose The Bandstand

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  • The staff speaks English
Closest beach
  • Nairn Central Beach

    Nairn Central Beach

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    900 feet from property
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Nairn Museum
    0.2 miles
  • Nairn Dunbar Golf Club
    0.7 miles
  • The Nairn Golf Club
    1 miles
  • Cawdor Castle
    4.8 miles
  • Brodie Castle
    6 miles
  • Kilravock Castle
    6.2 miles
  • Fort George
    7.4 miles
  • Benromach Distillery
    9.5 miles
  • Castle Stuart Golf Links
    9.5 miles
  • Culloden Battlefield
    11.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Nairn Central Beach
    900 feet
  • Culbin Sands Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Inverness Airport
    7.3 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Bandstand Restaurant

    Food: British

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of The Bandstand
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Beach
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Packed lunches
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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Check-in

4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Check-out

8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Please note that some rooms can be affected by noise particularly when there is live music in the bar. If this is a concern, quiet rooms can be allocated on request.

FAQs about The Bandstand

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Bandstand by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 20min

  • The nearest beach is 1,000 feet from The Bandstand.

  • The Bandstand is 1,150 feet from the center of Nairn.

  • Guests staying at The Bandstand can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free

  • The Bandstand offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Beach
    • Live music/Performance
    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • Check-in at The Bandstand is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Room options at The Bandstand include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Single
    • Twin/Double
    • Suite

  • The Bandstand has 1 restaurant:

    • Bandstand Restaurant

  • The prices at The Bandstand may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.