Settle in and take in the stunning scenery surrounding your lodge.  There is plenty to see and do in the area, starting with a relaxing game of golf.  at the nearby 9 hole Inchmarlo Golf Course , or spend some time at their driving range.


Next, take a drive along the North Deeside Road following the winding River Dee.  Turn right to discover picturesque villages of Aboyne, Ballater & Braemar or the Queen’s summer residence at Balmoral Castle.   Or for those who want a day of hustle and bustle, turn left and  head to the oil capital of Europe, the city of Aberdeen (only 35 minutes away).


Other activities in the local area include

  • Crathes Castle

  • The Victorian Heritage Trail

  • Fishing on the River Dee

  • Pony trekking

  • Cycling

  • Hill walking

  • The Whisky Trail

  • Winter sports in Cairngorm National Park (Lecht and Glenshee resorts)


After a day of sightseeing, hang up your jackets and walking boots in the warm drying room, and relax on your own private covered veranda.

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