Sport & Exercise


Woodlands is our separate self catering facility located in Kingussie.

Woodlands residential centre is situated in Kingussie, in Strathspey, some ten miles south of Aviemore. It is administered by the Firbush office staff based at the Pleasance facility in Edinburgh, in partnership with colleagues from the Department of Physical Education, Sport and Leisure Studies (PESLS).

Woodlands has both a 'main-house' sleeping 20 and a 'small-house' which sleeps four people. The centre is available for booking by self-programming and self-catering groups and individuals wishing to be based in the Strathspey area.

Woodlands' address is: 

West Terrace


PH21 1HA

Outdoor education

Woodlands is also used as the principal location for the delivery of a wide variety of outdoor education fieldwork programmes both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

For further information on the centre visit the University of Edinburgh's outdoor education page.

How to book

The Firbush Office coordinates bookings for both Firbush and Woodlands.

Firbush Office

  • Sport & Exercise

Contact details



46 Pleasance

Post Code