Many of Aberdeenshire’s most interesting sights are within easy reach of Ellon, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Among the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Sands of Forvie and the incredible Forvie National Nature Reserve. Two other interesting attractions that are nearby Ellon are Pitmedden Garden and Haddo House.
Vacationers in Ellon, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should head to the nearby cultural attractions. Step inside the many fascinating museums such as the Glen Garioch Distillery in Inverurie.
If you are into nature, go and check out some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax and unwind. Explore the nearby wilderness by heading to the Balmedie Country Park in Aberdeen.
Sports lovers visiting Ellon should book tickets for Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen to see the Aberdeen FC playing visiting rivals. On game days follow the sea of red and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
If you are heading to Aberdeenshire, consider staying in Ellon. This charming area has a wide range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options to choose from. Kilmarnock Arms Hotel, Peterhead and the popular Meldrum House Country Hotel & Golf Course, Inverurie, are two recommended options where you’ll be sure to find a comfortable bed and a soft pillow.