Historic Accommodation in North East Scotland

This is Scotland’s “big country” with spectacular coastal scenery, wild rivers, heather clad hills and majestic mountains. This region is home to many attractions including Scotland’s only Castle Trail, the Victorian Heritage Trail on Royal Deeside and the Coastal Trail.

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The Old Mill

Portsoy, nr. Banff, Aberdeenshire.

Sleeps 6. Set in a large private garden, this charming 18th century listed mill has been converted and renovated by its architect owner. With many historic castles and countless whisky distilleries to visit this is an ideal holiday base. Cottage Code: 3526.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 18th Century

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Mar House

Inverey, Braemar, Aberdeenshire.

Sleeps 8. Located in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, this superior stone-built cottage enjoys a secluded, wooded setting overlooking the River Dee valley. Fishing, stalking and shooting can all be arranged amidst the beautiful Highland scenery. Cottage Code: UWR.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Aberdeen Northern Hotel

Aberdeen Northern, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, AB24 3PS.

This iconic A listed Art Deco hotel has a unique ballroom, shaped like a violin body with lights concealed in flying buttresses. The hotel is less than a mile from the city centre and there is also a bus stop outside the hotel which runs every 10 minutes from the airport, bus & train station. Our restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and evening meals.

  • 20th Century

Skene House Cottage

Westhill, nr. Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire.

Sleeps 6. Enjoying peaceful seclusion just west of Aberdeen, this unique holiday property adjoins the historic Skene Castle; former seat of the chiefs of Clan Skene. Set in 30 acre grounds, parts of the castle date from the early 14th century. Cottage Code: 29020.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • 17th Century

Sea Yonder

Buckie, nr. Cullen, Highlands.

Sleeps 6. Boasting uninterrupted sea views, this unique holiday cottage offers guests the opportunity to watch the varied wildlife drift past, from bottlenose dolphins to grey seals. Lie back under the stars and relax in the private hot tub. Cottage Code: UK5402.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Fasque Castle Cottages – Garden Rooms

Fettercairn, nr. Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire.

Sleeps 2 – 8. Set in the extensive grounds of the Fasque Estate, these four delightful detached cottages have been carefully designed to offer traditional comfort with an individual elegance. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: UKC2426.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Leslie Castle

Leslie Castle, nr. Insch, Aberdeenshire AB52 6NX

Dating back to the 17th century, Leslie Castle now offers delightful adults only, B&B accommodation in 5 beautifully furnished, en-suite rooms. The historic seat of the Clan Leslie, delicious Scottish breakfasts are cooked to order.

  • 17th Century

Ramnee Hotel

Ramnee Hotel, Forres, Morayshire, IV36 3BN.

Built in 1907, this impressive Edwardian building is set in beautiful landscaped gardens. Within a short drive of lovely sandy beaches. Also in a great location for golfers, with excellent courses nearby.

  • 20th Century

Thainstone House

Thainstone House Hotel, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 5NT.

Set in an impressive eighteenth century building, Thainstone House Hotel is set in 44 acres of private gardens and woodlands. Situated just outside the village of Inverurie, its location makes it an ideal setting for a Highland getaway.

  • 18th Century

Norwood Hall Hotel

Norwood Hall Hotel, Cults, Grampian, Scotland, AB15 9FX.

This 18th century listed mansion house is set in acres of lovely grounds, yet is also within the heart of Aberdeen. There is an AA rosette restaurant, and the rooms in the hotel are all elegantly furnished.

  • 19th Century

Aberdeen Ardoe House Hotel

Aberdeen Ardoe House, Aberdeen, Grampian, AB12 5YP.

Inspired by the royal residence at Balmoral Castle, a few miles upstream, Ardoe House Hotel and Spa is a luxurious modern hotel, beautifully crafted from an imposing 19th century mansion house.

  • 19th Century