Welcome to Elgin

The beautiful and historic City of Elgin boasts an exciting collection of unique independent specialist shops and high street names, offering first class customer service. As well as the exciting shopping offer, there are a huge range of places to eat and drink, that will suit all tastes and budgets.

To make visiting the city even more convenient, there are several disabled parking spaces and affordable parking priced as low as £1 for the day.

You will find everything you need to know, here on our site.

Business Map

The Elgin Business Map lists every commercial business in Elgin City Centre, helping you make the most of your visit. The map is categorised to make it easy to find exactly what you are looking for.

From Retail, Hair & Beauty, Professional Services to Leisure or Food Drink and Accommodation, this easy guide will make sure you find exactly what you are looking for.
View Map

Food & Drink Guide

The Food & Drink Guide gives details of cafes, coffee shops, takeaways and restaurants – its all there. To make things even easier. the map has a filter facility to allow you to find exactly what you fancy.

You will be amazed how big the selection is, there is something to suit everyones taste and budget.
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What's On Calendar

Our What’s On Calender lets you know what is happening in the city so you can make the most of your visit. Also, why not visit the Moray Speyside Tourism website to find out what else is happening in the area.
View Calendar

The Elgin Gift Card

The Elgin Gift Card, is the perfect gift or treat. While a normal gift card can be used at one business, the Elgin Gift Card can be used at any one of more than 80 participating city centre businesses.

Simply look on the Gift Card Map to see the businesses involved and decide what you want to do – have your lunch or dinner, put it towards a holiday, indulge yourself in a bit of luxury, get something for the house, get your hair done,  or buy clothes – it’s that simple and the choice is yours.

The card can be bought at Sugar Plum – Batchen Street, Gordon & MacPhail – South Street or online.

City Centre Videos

Elgin City Centre has an amazing range of businesses!

To see a flavour of what is on offer check out our City Centre Videos!
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Castle to Cashmere to Cathedral Heritage Experience

The Castle to Cathedral to Cashmere Heritage Experience, brings to life the last 1000 years of Elgins rich and exciting history.

With information markers throughout the city, you will get a real insight into the historic market city and the people who shaped it.
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Days out in and around Elgin

To help you plan your time, we have created a series of leaflets. Whether you are looking for things to do with the Family, want to be Active and Outdoors or find out more about the areas History and Culture. These guides will give you a head start.

Family Days Out
Active & Outdoor
History & Culture
The Heart of Moray-Speyside

Blog

Our blog keeps you up to date with the latest news and stories going on in Elgin City Centre
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We are proud to announce the 2019 BID Business Awards in partnership with the Northern Scot.

This year we have 10 award categories and are asking members of the public to select the winners.
Find out more
We are proud to have the ‘Comfort Scheme’ in Elgin.
Delivered in partnership with local businesses who are providing visitors access to clean toilet facilities in convenient locations, during normal opening hours, with no purchase required. Many of the premises offer disabled access and baby change facilities.

The below businesses are currently involved:
The Muckle Cross (Wetherspoons)- 36 High Street
The Drouthy Cobbler – 48a High Street
Pizzeria Toscana – 20 Thunderton Place
Elgin Library/Cobbs Café – Cooper Park
Moray Council Annexe – High Street (East End)

Dog Friendly Elgin

Elgin is a Dog Friendly Town!

When you are out and about in Elgin City Centre with your dog look out for the blue paw print!
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Welcome to Elgin

The beautiful and historic City of Elgin boasts an exciting collection of unique independent specialist shops and high street names, offering first class customer service. As well as the exciting shopping offer, there are a huge range of places to eat and drink, that will suit all tastes and budgets.

To make visiting the city even more convenient, there are several disabled parking spaces and affordable parking priced as low as £1 for the day.

You will find everything you need to know, here on our site.

Business Map

The Elgin Business Map lists every commercial business in Elgin City Centre, helping you make the most of your visit. The map is categorised to make it easy to find exactly what you are looking for.

From Retail, Hair & Beauty, Professional Services to Leisure or Food Drink and Accommodation, this easy guide will make sure you find exactly what you are looking for.

View the Business Map

Food & Drink Guide

The Food & Drink Guide gives details of cafes, coffee shops, takeaways and restaurants – its all there. To make things even easier. the map has a filter facility to allow you to find exactly what you fancy.

You will be amazed how big the selection is, there is something to suit everyones taste and budget.

View the Food & Drink Guide

What's On Calendar

Our What’s On Calender lets you know what is happening in the city so you can make the most of your visit. Also, why not visit the Moray Speyside Tourism website to find out what else is happening in the area.

View the What’s On Calendar

Elgin Gift Card

The Elgin Gift Card, is the perfect gift or treat. While a normal gift card can be used at one business, the Elgin Gift Card can be used at any one of more than 80 participating city centre businesses.

Simply look on the Gift Card Map to see the businesses involved and decide what you want to do – have your lunch or dinner, put it towards a holiday, indulge yourself in a bit of luxury, get something for the house, get your hair done,  or buy clothes – it’s that simple and the choice is yours.

The card can be bought at Sugar Plum – Batchen Street, Gordon & MacPhail – South Street and Scribbles – High Street or online.

City Centre Videos

Elgin City Centre has an amazing range of businesses! 

To see a flavour of what is on offer check out our City Centre Videos! 

Castle to Cathedral to Cashmere Heritage Experience

The Castle to Cathedral to Cashmere Heritage Experience, brings to life the last 1000 years of Elgins rich and exciting history.

With information markers throughout the city, you will get a real insight into the historic market city and the people who shaped it.

Visit the Castle to Cathedral to Cashmere Heritage Experience site

Blog

Our blog keeps you up to date with the latest news and stories going on in Elgin City Centre. 

Visit our blog

Professional Serives Catalogue

In this catalogue you will find local professional businesses that can help you if you are a new business looking to start up or an existing business.

From business support, financial & legal companies to architects and specialist services- you are sure to find the help you need.

View the Catalogue

We are proud to have the ‘Comfort Scheme’ in Elgin.

Delivered in partnership with local businesses who are providing visitors access to clean toilet facilities in convenient locations, during normal opening hours, with no purchase required. Many of the premises offer disabled access and baby change facilities.

The below businesses are currently involved:

The Muckle Cross (Wetherspoons)- 36 High Street
The Drouthy Cobbler – 48a High Street
Pizzeria Toscana – 20 Thunderton Place
Elgin Library/Cobbs Café – Cooper Park
Moray Council Annexe – High Street (East End)

Dog Friendly Elgin

Elgin is a Dog Friendly Town!

When you are out and about in Elgin City Centre with your dog look out for the blue paw print!

Find out more here

Embrace. Enjoy. Explore.

Nestled between Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire & the Highlands, Elgin City Centre is the perfect place to visit.  Providing excellent customer service, a rich and fascinating history, wonderful shopping, a wide array of places to eat and drink, all in a relaxed friendly atmosphere, you are bound to feel at home.

There is access by train, car and bus, so it couldn’t be easier to get to.  For those with mobility needs, locally based Shopmobility can offer a range of mobility scooters that can be hired for short term use.  Call 01343 552528 for more details.

“Elgin town centre is a lovely place to visit with a large selection of shops. Many are owned by independent retailers offering something unique for those looking for a special gift or purchase. The town centre has beautiful historic buildings making pleasant surroundings and a nice place to be”.
Angharad Rodgers – Angharad Bridal (South Street)

tina.mainland(at)elginbid.co.uk

01343 550652         07859 292324

13 Harrow Inn Close, Elgin IV30 1BP