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Helmsdale overview

Helmsdale is known for its natural features, rivers and museums. You'll enjoy the ample cafe choices. Take in some of the area's local culture at Timespan Heritage Centre and Clan Gunn Heritage Centre & Museum. Make a point to see sights like Clynelish Distillery and Laidhay Croft Museum. Helmsdale is an inviting destination that has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Helmsdale

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Helmsdale has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Helmsdale with by checking our online maps. These display the areas and neighbourhoods around all Helmsdale hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Helmsdale hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Helmsdale

Fly in to Wick (WIC), 32.6 mi (52.5 km) from central Helmsdale. Inverness (INV) is the next closest major airport, 43.3 mi (69.6 km) away.

What to see around Helmsdale

Art and museums are top highlights, with cultural places to visit like:
  • • Timespan Heritage Centre
  • • Clan Gunn Heritage Centre & Museum
  • • Laidhay Croft Museum
  • • Waterlines
  • • Orcadian Stone Company
Some highlights of the area include:
  • • Clynelish Distillery
  • • Dunrobin Castle
  • • Forsinard Flows Visitor Centre
  • • Big Burn Walk
  • • Sutherland Monument

When to visit Helmsdale

Curious about when the best time to visit is? Here are the seasonal trends to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperatures
  • January-March: 9°C day, 1°C night
  • April-June: 18°C day, 3°C night
  • July-September: 19°C day, 7°C night
  • October-December: 14°C day, 2°C night
Seasonal average rainfall
  • January-March: 9 cm
  • April-June: 6 cm
  • July-September: 7 cm
  • October-December: 9 cm
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