Only a short walk from the hotel you will find a wide range of shops, a museum/library and pleasure parks. The Garioch Sports Centre is opposite the hotel and has a superb range of facilities including a multi-purpose hall, state of the art gymnasium and squash courts. There is also golf, indoor and outdoor bowling, a swimming pool and fishing all within a short distance.
The Surrounding Area
Out and about, you can tour the Castle and Whisky Trails, enjoy the beautiful scenery with its many forest and mountain walks and the Coastal Trail with quaint fishing villages and miles of golden sandy beaches.
If you are looking for some retail therapy we are only 15 miles from Aberdeen City Centre.
Some other nearby attractions include: -
Bennachie is the eastern outpost of the great Grampian mountain range. Its most easterly peak, the Mither Tap, towers magnificently over the Garioch and Buchan landscape and can be seen over many miles - even from boats out at sea.
Some Useful Links
VisitScotland The official site of Scotland's national tourism organisation
Visit Aberdeen All the information you need for an enjoyable visit to Aberdeen. What's on guide, attractions and activities, accommodation, restaurants and nightlife.
Malt Whisky Trail The only Malt Whisky Trail in the world
Castle Trail Scotland's only Castle Trail
Royal Deeside Balmoral Castle, Braemar and Ballater
Aberdeen Airport Flight details and airport information
Assoc of Scottish Visitor Attractions Scotland's best visitor attractions
Historic Scotland Historical places of interest in Scotland
National Trust for Scotland Guardians of Scotland's historic, architectural & natural heritage
Scottish Natural Heritage Protecting Scotland's natural heritage
Lochter Activity Centre Activity Centre in Oldmeldrum
Aberdeenshire Tours www.aberdeenshiretours.net