The Alexandra Hotel & Restaurant in Ballater is a comfortable family run hotel close to shops and activities. We offer friendly service, comfortable accommodation and excellent meals. All bedrooms are en-suite with direct dial telephones, tea and coffee facilities and satellite television. We look forward to welcoming you to this beautiful corner of Royal Deeside! Pets are also welcome at no charge.
12 Bridge Square
Awarded three AA rosettes each year since 1997, The Darroch Learg was the first in Scotland to receive the AA’s new “Wine List of the Year”. The restaurant opens into a conservatory adding special charm to a candlelit dining experience. Beef, lamb, venison and game are sourced locally and fish and shellfish is delivered from Aberdeen and the west coast.
56 Braemar Road
The Deeside Inn - Situated in the heart of Ballater, this hotel’s panelled entrance and log fires instantly demonstrate its friendly atmosphere. With a cosy lounge bar, traditional restaurant and lounge, the Deeside Inn is perfect for relaxing after a day's sightseeing in Royal Deeside. Ballater Golf course is a short walk away and there are opportunities for walking, fishing, cycling and a visit to Balmoral.
13-15 Victoria Road
At Hilton Grand Vacations at Craigendarroch, The popular Keiller Brasserie and Lounge are named after the Keillers of Dundee who built the main house in 1891. They form part of the facilities for Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Craigendarroch just outside Ballater in Royal Deeside. Savour traditional and modern cuisine, uniquely prepared with delicious ingredients in relaxed comfort and elegance, for exceptional value. Perfect for breakfast, lunch, dinner or afternoon tea. Open to non-residents year round, serving daily from 8.00am – 9.30pm. Specialty Coffee, Handmade Cakes & Pastries, Lite Bites & Nibbles, Hearty Sandwiches, Steaks, Salmon & Savoury Grills, Delicious Desserts, Craigendarroch Favourites, Sunday Lunches, Afternoon Tea. Reservations are highly recommended for the Keiller Brasserie.
Well known for high-quality modern Indian food. The menu makes use of fresh local produce. Telephone for a reservation or take-away.
2 Church Square
The Glen Lui Restaurant and Bistro Bar offers good food and wine in relaxing surroundings. We have outside dining facilities on our decking overlooking the golf course where you can enjoy a meal or just a drink in the good weather. Open daily for bar lunches from 12 until 2.30 p.m. dinners from 6p.m. until 9 p.m. Coffees and home baking also available.
Enjoy the warmth of log fires, fine malts and superb cuisine at the Loch Kinord Hotel in the beautiful, rustic village of Dinnet in the heart of Royal Deeside. The ala carte menus in the elegant dining room have won an AA Rosette for culinary excellence. Bar lunches and suppers are available in our Lounge. Catering available for small functions.
A stylish Coffee Shop and Restaurant in the Old Royal Station popular with locals and visitors. Famous for our Fish and Chips, our special menu includes choices such as our fish pie, venison casserole, curries, soups and salads. After lunch or later in the afternoon, join us for home baked cakes and fresh coffee and teas as well as our special scones with cream and jam.