Banchory is a great place to base yourself in Aberdeenshire as many of the city’s most popular attractions are nearby. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Crathes Castle and Gardens and the much-loved Drum Castle. Two other great attractions that are close by Banchory are Storybook Glen and Castle Fraser.
Come see local favorites, the Aberdeen FC, battle their opponents at the iconic Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen. On match days follow the river of red and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a few post-game beers.
When it’s time to slow down after enjoying the charming streets of Banchory, check in to one of the area's many short and long stay accommodation options. The Holiday Inn Aberdeen West, the Huntly Arms, Aboyne and the BEST WESTERN Burnett Arms Hotel are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.