Cottage rentals in Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Ballater is a picturesque village in which to take a self-catering holiday and is located in a part of Aberdeenshire known as Royal Deeside. Located within the West side of the Cairngorms National Park, Ballater could be a good base for your cottage holiday in the Cairngorms. Ballater is just 8 miles from Royal Balmoral Castle, 16 miles from Braemar and 42 miles from Aberdeen. Surrounded by beautiful countryside and near the awe inspiring Grampian Mountains, Ballater is a pleasant little village for a cottage break.
Facts about Self-Catering Holidays in Ballater
Ideally suited to those who are looking for an active cottage holiday, there are plentiful walks, hiking and mountaineering opportunities in the Cairngorms National Park. Keen wildlife watcher may also enjoy a visit to this area where you may be able to spot stags, wild cats and various interesting birdlife. This part of Scotland may also strike a chord with those who are looking to enjoy a peaceful break in a reasonably remote part of Scotland.