Boutique B&B, Kingussie, Scotland

The Viewmount is a newly refurbished and redecorated Boutique B&B (BB&B) in the Scottish Highlands.

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Slàinte Mhath | Whisky Wednesday 25/5

Slàinte Mhath | Whisky Wednesday 25/5

April 28th, 2022

“Always carry a flagon of whisky in case of snakebite, and furthermore, always carry a small snake.” – W.C. Fields
In The News

In The News

April 27th, 2022

Journalism is a great way to do public service, to have an impact on your community. - Bob Schieffer
Ecstatic Easter Elation

Ecstatic Easter Elation

April 18th, 2022

Easter tells us that life is to be interpreted not simply in terms of things but in terms of ideals. - Charles M. Crowe
Luxury BnB Magazine Accolade ☺️

Luxury BnB Magazine Accolade ☺️

April 1st, 2022

“Winning is not a sometime thing; it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit’  - Vince Lombardi
Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting

March 21st, 2022

The best way to learn about wine is in the drinking
Grampian View Library

Grampian View Library

March 13th, 2022

‘Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future’ Ray Bradbury
From A-Z in ABC / GLA

From A-Z in ABC / GLA

March 8th, 2022

‘The one thing you shouldn't do is try to tell a taxi driver how to get somewhere’ Jimmy Fallon
Learn to relax 💬

Learn to relax 💬

March 6th, 2022

‘My tastes are simple, I am easily satisfied with the best’ Winston Churchill
In wine fell swoop 🥂

In wine fell swoop 🥂

February 22nd, 2022

“A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.” – Louis Pasteur
I like gardening—it's a place where I find myself when I need to lose myself.

I like gardening—it's a place where I find myself when I need to lose myself.

January 27th, 2022

‘Gardening is the art that uses flowers and plants as paint, and the soil and sky as canvas’ Elizabeth Murray
Newsletter No 5

Newsletter No 5

January 19th, 2022

Open for Business
I saw, I came, I captured

I saw, I came, I captured

January 14th, 2022

“The formula for doing a good job in photography is to think like a poet.” -Imogen Cunningham
Warm New Year’s Wishes from our Winter Wonderland 🎆🎇

Warm New Year’s Wishes from our Winter Wonderland 🎆🎇

January 4th, 2022

When it snows, you have two choices: Shovel or make snow angels ❄️❄️
Veni Vidi Vici - The Viewmount

Veni Vidi Vici - The Viewmount

December 29th, 2021

Our first guests came, saw and conquered our hearts.
Grand opening 28/12/21

Grand opening 28/12/21

December 28th, 2021

There is no point in spending your life in the pursuit of something that’s easy …
Our flagship ensuite (The Bell)

Our flagship ensuite (The Bell)

December 20th, 2021

Luxury is in each detail🥂
Seas-s the day! 🇿🇦🛳⚓️🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

Seas-s the day! 🇿🇦🛳⚓️🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

December 17th, 2021

‘A room should never allow the eye to settle in one place, it should smile at you and create fantasy’ - Juan Montoya
What is a B&B without a BED 🛏

What is a B&B without a BED 🛏

December 15th, 2021

Insomnia is only mind over mattress 🧐
Carpet diem

Carpet diem

December 10th, 2021

Forever Clean … a promise too good to resist 🧹🧹
Dream big, sparkle more, shine bright!

Dream big, sparkle more, shine bright!

December 5th, 2021

‘I wish we could put some of the Christmas spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month’ – Harlan Miller
Blinded by the light!

Blinded by the light!

December 2nd, 2021

“The light at the end of the tunnel is well worth the journey it took to get there." -Amber Kanady.
Knock, knock ..

Knock, knock ..

November 23rd, 2021

“We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things, because we’re curious… and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” – Walt Disney
Big brother and all of that 👀

Big brother and all of that 👀

November 17th, 2021

Ever felt like you’re being watched!
All cisterns go 🚽

All cisterns go 🚽

November 12th, 2021

Save water and shower together ….
Libraries make shhh happen

Libraries make shhh happen

November 9th, 2021

If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster! - Stephen R Covey
A whisk we have taken…

A whisk we have taken…

November 6th, 2021

STRESSED spelled backwards is DESSERTS 🤩
What's in a name?

What's in a name?

November 3rd, 2021

“That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” ― William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
A step too fire!

A step too fire!

October 31st, 2021

A house without a fireplace is a house without a hearth!
Live gently upon this earth!

Live gently upon this earth!

October 31st, 2021

We only have this one planet; we got to figure out how to live on it without destroying it. - Tricia Helfer
Newsletter no 4

Newsletter no 4

October 29th, 2021

Tangible progress.
May the forest be with you!

May the forest be with you!

October 27th, 2021

Food for thought - Definition of a human: A creature that cuts down trees, makes paper, and write "SAVE TREES" on the same paper!
Feel the POWER of green

Feel the POWER of green

October 21st, 2021

The Viewmount has joined the mass movement of green steps across the country - small actions culminate in large collective action.
Steamy windows!

Steamy windows!

October 19th, 2021

There's a world out there. Open a window, and it's there. - Robin Williams
A glass act

A glass act

October 7th, 2021

This opening act should not be treated like a second-class citizen.
Lawn & Order!

Lawn & Order!

September 28th, 2021

The Green Green Grass of THE VIEWMOUNT..
May the floors be with you!

May the floors be with you!

September 23rd, 2021

Oh, I've finally decided my future lies Beyond the orange brick road
Another day, another delivery

Another day, another delivery

September 17th, 2021

Great days start with a good dump!
It’s electrifying!

It’s electrifying!

September 11th, 2021

Don't hide your light under a bushel! This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine
Burn Baby Burn

Burn Baby Burn

August 26th, 2021

A house with no fireplace is a house without a heart! - Gladys Taber
How to cure leaky pipe dreams!

How to cure leaky pipe dreams!

August 24th, 2021

It never rains but it pours, in some instances for decades, hidden away from sight...
Irrigation in Scotland - the locals did wonder!

Irrigation in Scotland - the locals did wonder!

August 18th, 2021

To Grow a Garden is to Believe in Tomorrow! - Audrey Hepburn
Pipe dreams ...

Pipe dreams ...

July 27th, 2021

No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more than pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto. W. Clement Stone
Go Green with EV envy

Go Green with EV envy

July 16th, 2021

We have all the ‘mod cons’ at The Viewmount, so if you have already gone green and own a Tesla, our charger is now live and awaiting you! 
The little things make all the difference!

The little things make all the difference!

July 15th, 2021

After living on, in, amongst a building site for far too long, I again have a place I can call my own. Introducing - The Little Viewmount.
The power of a shower!

The power of a shower!

July 3rd, 2021

Chasing a dream is exhilarating, rewarding, thrilling ... but also EXHAUSTING. How to balance stress (perceived or not) and relaxation?
Our Charity Champions - Donate & stand a chance to WIN.

Our Charity Champions - Donate & stand a chance to WIN.

May 5th, 2021

Stand a chance to WIN by supporting any or all of our chosen CHARITY CHAMPIONS. Donate once or as often as you want.
Newsletter no 3

Newsletter no 3

May 4th, 2021

Discover The Viewmount.
What is research, but a blind date with knowledge? PART 1

What is research, but a blind date with knowledge? PART 1

May 4th, 2021

KINGUSSIE & VIEWMOUNT 1893
A long overdue facelift

A long overdue facelift

April 17th, 2021

If eyes are the windows to our souls, then windows are the eyes into the soul of a house ...
Referrals are king!

Referrals are king!

April 13th, 2021

The best compliment you can give is a referral ...
Chipping away

Chipping away

April 12th, 2021

Today I felt like the "little engine that could" ... - I think I can, I think I can, I thought I could AND I DID!
Our Garden

Our Garden

April 11th, 2021

We met with a landscape architect today, measured from top to bottom and worked out the levels of our 3 tiers. VERY exciting.
Newsletter no 2

Newsletter no 2

February 16th, 2021

Greetings from The Viewmount
Newsletter No 1

Newsletter No 1

December 2nd, 2020

Introducing The Viewmount.
Love at first sight - c'est la vie

Love at first sight - c'est la vie

August 7th, 2020

After a day viewing properties and being quite disappointed, the last property on the list was based in Kingussie. Little did I know that this viewing would change my life.