This luxury apartment has electric central heating throughout, bathroom with shower, fully fitted kitchen including: dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine and waste disposal. A comfortable sitting room, overlooking the River Dee, with leather sofas and 32″ HD ready digital TV with sat box. Within walking distance of the property are restaurants, village shops and pubs. Area great for fishing, golf and hill walking.
A luxury two-bedroomed riverfront apartment with attractive landscaped gardens leading down to the river. Centrally situated in the village within walking distance of shops, galleries, pubs and restaurants. Accommodation consists of one double/one twin bedroom both ensuite, comfortable lounge with tv/dvd player, open plan fully fitted kitchen/dining area. Electric & all linen provided. Pets welcome. No smoking. Private parking space.
A warm welcome awaits you at Arisaig Cottage which is situated in a peaceful location close to Ballater Golf Course. The Cottage is set within a mature walled garden and sleeps 4 in one double and one twin room. The fully equipped self-catering cottage enjoys a 4 star grading with Visit Scotland. Please visit our web site for more info
An elegant 4 bedroom Georgian manse set in a large walled garden in the centre of the village. Conservatory / Sun porch, lounge with wood burning stove. Formal dining room and fully equipped kitchen, utility room, shower room, master bedroom with en suite, double bedroom, two twin bedrooms. Sleeps 8. Oil central heating, linens and towels supplied. Electricity charged separately. more info
The Royal Family's Scottish home since 1853, Balmoral Estate is open to the public 7 days a week from April - July. Enjoy a walk around the beautiful grounds and gardens. Visit the gift & coffee shop and the exhibitions. Holiday cottages are available all year with salmon fishing, wildlife safaris and residential speciality holidays. Visit our website for information about our Special Spring Breaks.
Situated in a quiet street only a few minutes walk from Ballater town centre, this newly built holiday cottage is a wonderful base from which to enjoy Royal Deeside. Traditional in style the house fits perfectly in its surroundings whilst the interior is modern and bright, where every thought has been given to ensure a comfortable and easy stay. See our NEW website for further details. more info
The Birches is a four bedroom Victorian villa situated in substantial mature gardens, accessed by a private driveway. Sleeping up to nine with ample living space, three wood burning stoves and bespoke kitchen with AGA, The Birches is a cozy and relaxing year round retreat. The property also benefits from a beautiful ‘sitooterie’ or garden room with wood burning stove. more info
Two secluded and spacious one bedroom cottages two minutes walk from the village centre. Both cottages have been awarded 4* by VisitScotland and are ideal for couples. They sleep 3 and 2 respectively plus each has a bed-settee available. They are centrally heating throughout and wi-fi is provided. Both cottages are non-smoking and no pets are allowed.
Pine Tree is all on one floor and comprises a kitchen, lounge, cloakroom and large en-suite bedroom (with king-size bed and single bed). The lounge opens onto a decked patio with sunny aspect overlooking the garden. This cottage has the disabled with assistance grading.
Sycamore was completed in 2008 and has an open-plan lounge/kitchen, utility room and cloakroom downstairs and a bedroom and bathroom/shower-room upstairs. It has the additional features of under-floor heating downstairs and a wood-burning stove. There is a seated area in front of the cottage and visitors are welcome to enjoy the garden.
Braehead Steading is situated in the small and picturesque village of Ballater in the heart of Royal Deeside. The village is within the boundaries of the Cairngorm National Park, and offers spectacular scenery in Scotland and makes a perfect base for exploring. The property sleeps 8 and is ideal for a large family, or perhaps a group of friends who want to enjoy the many activities and attractions this area has to offer. One pet welcome. Braehead Steading has been equipped to a high standard and is tastefully furnished throughout.
Bruach Mhor is a delightful two storey holiday cottage situated centrally in the attractive village of Ballater in the heart of Royal Deeside. 1 Double and 1 twin bedroom. Bruach Mhor has a very comfortable lounge, lovely dining / kitchen with open fire, and shower room. Linen, towels and electricity are included. Lovely and quiet enclosed courtyard with garden furniture. more info
Castlehill is a beautiful Royal Deeside holiday home with the best views of Lochnagar and the surrounding countryside.Situated 2 miles outside Ballater. Recently refurbished, it sleeps up to 10 – 3 doubles (2 ensuite) and 2 twins, additional family bathroom and cloakroom, 2 lounges and large enclosed garden. Well behaved dogs welcome.Prices from 650 per week. Saturday changeover. more info
Cornellan Lodge is a newly refurbished spacious 3 bedroom bungalow nestling at the foot of Craigendaroch offering excellent quality accommodation in the heart of Ballater village. Modern furnishings include simple clean lines in all bedrooms with very large comfortable lounge and a dining area with a table that seats up to 10 people. Whether your booking is for a group of friends or a family gathering, this holiday lodge suits all.
The Lodge offers a secure private car park and is within walking distance of all amenities. It can sleep up to eight in 2 double bedrooms and 1 bunk room. One bathroom with shower and bath.
The Lodge has a private garden with decking area and furniture. Please Email for availability and prices.
Craigen Cottage, a charming, traditional pink-granite holiday home, is set within a beautiful, picket-fenced cottage garden, in the picturesque Royal Deeside village of Ballater. Newly refurbished and decorated in modern vintage style with gorgeous fabrics, local Scottish artwork and wooden oak floorboards, Craigen comfortably sleeps up to six people in three individually-themed double
Perfectly located in the heart of Ballater-round the corner from the former Royal Railway Station, Visitors Centre and Village Green- and just minutes walk from the excellent selection of Royal appointed shops, coffee houses and fine restaurants. The village’s renowned Golf Course and the numerous river side, hill walking and cycling trails are easily accessible in the surrounding Cairngorms National Park.
The stylish, comfortable accommodation benefits from fully equipped dining kitchen, cosy lounge complete with open hearth and log burning stove, Sky Television and wifi. There are three double bedrooms (two double and one twin), along with an upstairs bathroom and convenient downstairs shower room. The cottage is available for weekly stays (shorter/longer lets available by arrangement) and comes inclusive of oil central heating, bed linen and towels. A travel cot and highchair is also available if required. For further information, informal enquiries and availability please see website.
We have four self catering holiday cottages where disabled people – and their friends alike – can enjoy a relaxing holiday in beautiful Royal Deeside. Each cottage has been carefully designed and equipped with access and furnishings suitable for the independent wheelchair traveller. Other aspects of design have taken into account the different needs of holiday guests with varying abilities. more info
Comfortable, spacious upper part of a traditional house (own entrance) offering self catering accommodation for up to 6 in the centre of Ballater. Everything is provided for a relaxing and pleasant stay. Electricity, towels and bed linen included. No smoking / pet free.
The property is fully equipped comprising 1 double, 1 twin and 1 small double bedrooms, large kitchen diner, utility room, bathroom and lounge. There is also a boot room on the ground floor. Electric storage heating. Free Wifi.
Weekends, short stays, weekly and longer rentals are all available.
Ballater lies 42 miles west of Aberdeen amidst beautiful countryside in the Cairngorms National Park. Ballater is ideally situated for outdoor activities such as walking, cycling, fishing, golfing, riding and skiing. We have a good selection of bars, restaurants and coffee shops and an interesting array of shops. Fairdene is situated in a quiet location in the village centre and close to all amenities.
Fairdene self catering cottage is situated in the garden of Fairdene Bed & Breakfast. The cottage was renovated to a high standard to provide one double room, shower room and kitchen/living room. fully double glazed with electric heating . Garden with table and chairs and off street parking.
The cottage is fully equipped with electricity and all bed linen and towels included in the price. IT has a TV/DVD player, fridge/freezer, microwave and free wifi,. Shortbreaks available.
Newly refurbished modern two bedroom, two bathroom cottage is offered for self catering holiday accommodation. Overlooking the 18th fairway, the spacious lounge with picture windows provides views of the golf course and the surrounding hills. Two twin bedrooms, one en-suite, two shower rooms, dining kitchen, private entrance, walled garden with access to golf course, and off road parking for two cars. more info
Set in the heart of Royal Deeside, Glendavan House was built as a shooting lodge in 1886. The house stands in its own extensive grounds - seven acres of natural pine woodland overlooking Loch Davan - within the newly created Cairngorms National Park. The grounds are home to varied Highland wildlife including regularly sighted red squirrels and roe deer. The loch is a protected bird sanctuary - in the autumn, thousands of graylag geese settle on their journey south, sharing territory with whooper swans, mallard ducks, moorhens and a family of otters.
Glendavan House has been home to the Trantor/Milne family for more than 30 years. Now run by Alan and Moira Milne and their daughter Rebecca, Glendavan has been providing Bed and Breakfast accommodation for 4 years at a 5* level and achieving the 5* Gold standard from Visit Scotland last year. Furnished to high standards, each suite and room combines bespoke and antique furniture, Victorian features and luxurious fabrics with state of the art, modern facilities. Accommodation at Glendavan has been tailored to offer every guest a little bit of luxury in a relaxed and informal manner.
Equal care is taken with breakfast. The daily papers and an inviting menu on holiday, contrast with the work-day hurried coffee and slice of toast. Breakfast also offers us a good opportunity to share, with those who wish, thoughts on 'plans for the day'.
Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Craigendarroch offers luxurious holiday accommodation in Royal Deeside available to rent or purchase including: 32 Vacation Club Suites (sleeping 2 to 4 persons), 99 well-appointed Lodges (sleeping up to 8 persons) and a stylish Country Club with the popular Keiller Brasserie and Lounge which is open to non-residents, LivingWell Health Club and The House Spa. While the What's On pages on Visit Ballater and Ballater Community list everything in the immediate area, here is the Hilton What's On that can take you further afield in the Cairngorms National Park area. more info
Attractive four star self catering pine lodges only 400 yards from the centre of Ballater. These cosy and peaceful lodges offer short breaks and longer holidays. Children and pets are welcome and a play area is on site. Available all year round. Lodges sleep 1-4 persons, and an extra z-bed or cot provided free of charge. TV, DVD and Freesat
Pronyshiel is a modern bungalow situated in a secluded location at the foot of Craigendarroch Hill, 2 minutes from the centre of Ballater. Accessed via a private driveway and providing off street car parking for several vehicles. A spacious garden with well stocked borders of shrubs and trees.
There are 3 bedrooms to sleep up to 6, a bright and airy lounge and dining area, kitchen, utility room, family bathroom with shower. There is a picnic table and chairs in the garden.
£450 per week or £80 per night (minimum 3 nights).
Rannagowan is a large detached period Victorian property situated on a quiet street, only a two minute walk from the centre of Ballater.
The home has been refurbished to a very high specification and makes a great self-catering holiday let for families and large parties. On the ground floor is a large living room with coal fire, a separate dining room, fourth bedroom and a large newly installed kitchen diner.
Upstairs is the master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, 2 further double bedrooms and family bathroom. There is a secure outhouse that can be used to store bicycles during your stay. The property is fully enclosed and has gates which can be closed for dog and child safety.
The rear garden faces south and enjoys views of Craig Coilleach Hill. There is an outdoor seating and dining area to enjoy al fresco entertaining on sunny days.
Rosedale Cottage, Ballater is a charming granite cottage in the heart of the village. It provides the ideal location for exploring Royal Deeside. Rosedale accommodates six guests and rooms include master bedroom, two twin bedrooms. bathroom, shower room, dining room, lounge with wood burning stove, well equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, secure garden with summerhouse. Bed linens, towels and electricity included. more info
Souter's Cottage is in a lovely, secluded location on the south side of the River Dee just to the east of the Balmoral Estate and half-way between Ballater and Braemar. Sleeps 4 to 6 people. There is an open plan living room/kitchen/dining room, two double bedrooms and a third, small bedroom suitable for children. Central heating is supplemented by a new wood burning stove in the living room. Parking is available for two or more cars and covered storage for bicycles etc. The large garden has a log cabin, lots of space for children to play and lovely views over the Dee. Well behaved dogs are welcome by arrangement. Broadband with wi-fi is available.
Tomidhu Steading in Crathie is a converted farm building situated in the Cairngorm National Park between Braemar and Ballater. Royal Deeside’s centrepiece is Balmoral Castle, the summer home of the Royal Family, and is just a stones throw away. There are numerous distilleries and castles in the immediate vicinity. Behind Tomidhu Steading is a beautiful birch forest which leads to Crathie Kirk.
The spacious self catering accommodation sleeps 1-11 people and is all on one level with ample off road parking. Many of the buildings original features have been retained and the rooms have a modern finish. There are various sized rooms all ensuite with underfloor central heating, TV with freesat, free wifi and more.
A spacious lounge/dining room with 3 sofas and a 55” TV, large well equipped kitchen and a laundry room. Tomidhu is wheelchair accessible (wrap around shower), pet friendly and welcomes families with children of all ages (a travel cot is available). Electricity, heating, bed linen and towels are included in the price. more info
Situated on a quiet corner overlooking the tennis courts and entrance to Ballater golf course the Tullich apartment is less than five minutes walk from the centre of this popular village and provides the perfect base for an active or relaxing holiday.
This spacious apartment features an open plan kitchen/dining/lounge area with Smart TV, two large bedrooms one with en-suite and a separate master shower room. A utility room features a separate sink, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Patio areas to the front and side, easily accessed by french doors from the lounge, offer the opportunity to use the garden furniture provided.