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An Open Spotlight: Balintore Inn (S67)
Discover the Charm of Balintore Inn: A Brit Stops Gem Ah, the open road! The adventure of exploring the UK and Ireland in a motorhome, with the freedom to go wherever the heart desires. And, for us BritStoppers, the added delight of over 1100 locations to rest our weary wheels for the night. It's time we let you in on a secret – a hidden gem that you simply mustn't miss during your travels. So, without further ado, let us shine a light on the Balintore Inn.
A Warm Welcome Awaits You Nestled in the heart of the picturesque fishing village of Balintore, this charming hostelry is a must-visit for any discerning BritStopper. A veritable home away from home, the Balintore Inn is renowned for its warmth, hospitality, and – dare I say it – world-class fish and chips. The staff make you feel at home, and are always on hand to ensure your stay is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.
A Night at the Inn Picture this; a cosy evening spent by the roaring fire, sharing stories with fellow travellers, and sipping a fine single malt. The Balintore Inn is just the place for such an evening. As a Brit Stops host, the inn offers its car park free of charge for those who've purchased the guide. And fear not, for there's ample space to park your trusty motorhome, providing the perfect base from which to explore the local area.
The Great Outdoors Speaking of the local area, Balintore is an outdoor enthusiast's dream. With its scenic coastal walks, breathtaking beaches, and rugged cliffs, you'll find yourself spoilt for choice when it comes to planning your daily adventures. Keep your eyes peeled for the legendary Mermaid of the North, a sculpture that has captured the hearts of locals and visitors alike. If bird-watching is more your cup of tea, the nearby RSPB reserve at Nigg Bay is not to be missed.
A Taste of the Sea As mentioned earlier, the Balintore Inn is somewhat of a Mecca for fish and chip enthusiasts. And, let's be honest, who doesn't love a good chippy? Freshly caught from the local waters, you'll be hard-pressed to find better. But it's not just fish and chips on offer; the inn's menu boasts a variety of delectable dishes, all prepared with locally sourced ingredients.
Time to Set Sail So, there you have it – the Balintore Inn, a true hidden treasure in the world of motorhome travel. Be sure to add it to your itinerary, and don't forget to purchase your Brit Stops guide to gain access to this and over 1100 other fantastic locations across the UK and Ireland. Until next time, happy travels!