Unmissable tourist sites
Ballater Travel guide
Ballater : Michelin's recommendations
This little Deeside town developed as a spa in the 18C and became a railway terminus in 1863. It is a lively resort in summer with the Highland Games and its unique hill race up to Craig Coillich.
Victoria Road 13-15 GB - Ballater (Aberdeenshire) AB35 5RA
The historic Deeside Inn offers its guests a traditional ambience and comfortable surroundings. Decked out in restful colours and elegant furnishings, the spacious rooms include all that is needed for a relaxing stay. At the rustic lounge and restaur..
14 Invercauld Road GB - Ballater AB35 5PP
Ideally located for peace and quiet, yet only five minutes walk into the village, The Glen Lui is set in a secluded location within two acres of woodlands on Royal Deeside. The hotel is within the boundaries of Cairngorms National Park and enjoys stu..
Braemar Rd GB - Ballater AB35 5RQ
Built in 1870 and operating as a church until 1938. The stylish modern bar and lounge contrast with original windows and a pine panelled ceiling in the elegant dining room. Concise menu offers elaborate dishes in well-matched combinations. Pleasant, ..
9 Victoria Rd GB - Ballater AB35 5QQ
Former temperance hall, opposite the green, boasting comfy lounges and pleasant conservatory. Interesting, well sourced and accomplished modern British cooking. Cosy rooms.
Braemar Rd GB - Ballater AB35 5UX
Conservatory dining room in a Victorian country house, boasting attractive mountain views from majority of its smartly laid tables. Concise menu with quality seasonal ingredients to the fore; carefully judged, well-crafted modern cooking.