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 website 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.
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 are 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.
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
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 and 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.