There are beautiful sandy beaches nearby with stunning coastal walks along the outstanding Moray Coast. The village hosts a village shoppie, pharmacy, chip shop and two hotels.
The Moray Coast which is famous for its mild climate is surrounded with sporting estates, trout and salmon fishing from the harbour wall, for golf lovers there are several golf courses nearby, also shooting, cycling and walking which all enhance the ambience of the area.
Elgin and Forres are both a short drive away with Inverness and Aberdeen only about an hour away. There are direct links to major cities such as Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow and London – there is a local bus services supplying the local towns.