Cottage rentals in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

For a self-catering break close to Aberdeen and the Aberdeenshire coast, the town of Ellon could be a great choice.

Facts about Ellon for Cottage Holidays

Ellon sits by the River Ythan, just 17 miles from the granite city of Aberdeen.

Within Ellon are the ruins of Ellon Castle, as well as a riverside park, and a small collection of shops.


Nearby attractions to Ellon include:

  • Haddo House and Country Park with its children's adventure playground and extensive parklands.
  • Pitmedden Gardens where you can visit the renowned renaissance walled gardens and woodland trails.
  • For those who like whisky, nearby Glen Garioch Whisky Distillery is just 11 miles away at Oldmeldrum.
  • Keen golfers will want to pay a visit to the coastal golf courses at Cruden Bay and at Trump International Golf Links near Newburgh.
  • For eating out, shopping, entertainment and art galleries, the nearby city of Aberdeen beckons.

Whether you're in search of a family holiday cottage, a romantic retreat or group accommodation we hope you find the perfect holiday rental for your Aberdeenshire holiday in or not far from Ellon.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland:

Cairngorm Lodges, Dinnet nr Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

2 bedroom Log Cabins, Near the Cairngorms National Park.

A collection of 5 good quality dog-friendly log cabins secluded away in a Scots pine forest, ideally located for discovering the best of Royal Deeside and the Cairngorms National Park in Scotland.

Price range from £530 to £740 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (3 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: (3)

Next availability:
from 02 August 2019 to 05 August 2019; from 09 September 2019 to 13 September 2019; from 20 September 2019 to 07 October 2019;

Royal Deeside Woodland Lodges, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

2 bedroom Log Cabins, Cairngorm National Park.

Collection of holiday log cabins backing on to a nature reserve in Royal Deeside, with walks next to the nearby loch close by and the Cairngorms National Park within reach for days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £350 to £575 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: (3)

We have no cottages within Ellon itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Ellon. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in Scotland