Top things to do

Historic Building in Strathpeffer

Spa Pavilion & Upper Pump Room

In Strathpeffer's heyday, the Pavilion was the social centre and venue for dances, lectures and concerts. These days it's a renovated performing-arts venue. The neighbouring Upper Pump Room has some splendid display…
Bistro in Strathpeffer

Red Poppy

On the main road opposite the spa buildings, this is comfortably Strathpeffer's best eating establishment. The casual modern interior with its bright red chairs is the venue for confident, well-presented dishes cove…
Museum in Strathpeffer

Highland Museum of Childhood

Strathpeffer's former train station houses a wide range of social-history displays about childhood and also has activities for children, including a dressing-up box and toy train. In the complex there’s also a gift …
Archaeological Site in Strathpeffer

Eagle Stone

The Eagle Stone is well worth a look. It’s a pre-7th-century Pictish stone connected to a figure from local history – the Brahan Seer, who predicted many future events. The impressive carved eagle is topped by an ar…
Live Music in Strathpeffer

Strathpeffer & District Pipe Band

The Strathpeffer and District Pipe Band plays in the town square every Tuesday night from June to mid-September. There’s Highland dancing and a festive air.