Situated a short 20 minute drive from Aberdeen Airport, Cluny Castle is the perfect base from which to explore everything the east coast has to offer. Enjoy leisurely days out touring this beautiful area, from the wonderful landscapes of Royal Deeside to the golden sands of the Aberdeenshire coastline, where the sea meets the sky and the horizon goes on forever.

Nearby attractions

  • 165 miles of coast
  • 1 royal home
  • 8 distilleries
  • 1 national park
  • 300+ castles
  • 55 golf courses
  • 5 ski resorts

The region boasts the famous ‘castle trail’ with more castles per acre than anywhere else in the UK, including the magnificent Castle Fraser, which is only a 5-minute drive away.

Within a 30 mile radius you will find hill walking, mountain biking, skiing, pony trekking, fishing, ancient standing stones, national parks, historic harbours, beautiful beaches, craggy cliff tops, quaint fishing villages and, for golf enthusiasts, a number of award-winning golf courses – there is no shortage of activities with which to fill your time at Cluny.

But, of course, not forgetting Aberdeenshire is home to some of the worlds oldest and most famous whisky distilleries, so no visit to this area is complete without discovering the secrets and sampling of the 'water of life'!