The Lodge on the Loch of Aboyne offers truly stunning spa hotel accommodation set amongst 35 acres of beautiful scenery on the edge of Aboyne Loch, close to Aboyne in Aberdeenshire. Featuring an array of facilities and a variety of uniquely appointed rooms of all sizes, our luxury lodge is perfect for a relaxing getaway.
We are a unique Spa and Golf Retreat Centre with:
Osprey viewing deck,
Conference, function and wedding facilities.
Health and beauty spa.
9 Hole Golf Centre with driving range.
For those interested in catching a glimpse of the majestic emblematic bird of prey, guests can take advantage of our osprey viewing deck. Alternatively, visitors can take advantage of the three challenging 9 hole golf layouts (Tiger, Pussycat and Kittycat) which offer a fun and fair test of golf, for a wide range of players from novice to scratch golfers. A 6 bay driving range completes the golf facilities to make this an ideal centre in idyllic surroundings.
Our Lochside Restaurant is accredited by Eat Scotland and offers a relaxed affordable fine dining experience in peerless Scottish tranquillity. Ideal for anything from informal dining to special occasions, customers can enjoy wonderfully varied and healthy cuisine. Our Head Chef is an award-winning Grampian Chef and the delectable fare reflects his devotion to quality locally sourced ingredients and culinary innovation.
Our luxurious rooms are your home from home retreat when visiting Royal Deeside. Welcome to the Lodge on the Loch, Spa and Golf Retreat, where you will be ensconced in the tranquillity of Natural Scotland. With 14 rooms and suites, we aim to provide our guests with the personal attention that one expects from a family run Guest House, yet with the Spa and Leisure facilities of a Resort Hotel.
You can be assured that with an AA accreditation of 4 star that our bedrooms and suites are very comfortable and well-appointed with high quality pure white linen sheets, duck down duvets and warm fluffy towels in the bathrooms. What the accreditation cannot tell you about are the magnificent views, the ultimate peace and quiet that awaits you in your room and the pure highland air that helps to guarantee a great night’s sleep.
Guest rooms have en suite facilities, with our spa rooms including either a two-person Jacuzzi bath or the ultimate steam shower unit. Room facilities include:
Iron and ironing board.
32” flatscreen TV.
Guest information book.
We can arrange by request to add sparkle with a bottle of bubbly, indulgence with chocolate and fragrance with flowers to your room for those special occasions that require touches of love and tenderness.
At a glance:
Hamman Suite – featuring Private Sauna, Steam Shower and Jacuzzi.
Superior Deck Terrace Rooms x2.
Superior Lochside Rooms with Juliet balconies.
Honey Moon Suites available x2
Standard Rooms x 3 (including x1 single).
Triple Rooms x2
Family Suite sharing Jack & Jill bathroom x1.
The Lodge on the Loch of Aboyne is ideally located in the heart of Royal Deeside, situated midway between Aberdeen and Braemar and equidistant from Banchory and Ballater. The area is internationally famous for its salmon fishing, hunting and the Queen’s royal holiday home at Balmoral Castle.
Step inside one of Scotland’s most enchanting landscapes, an area that once captivated Queen Victoria and now attracts travellers from around the world that are lured back by the scenery, ideal for fishing walking, cycling and many other outdoor pursuits.
For more information please visit our website.
Rates: Please see website for best prices.
Children are welcome.
Pets welcome by prior arrangement.
Disabled facilities available – please enquire for exact details.
Eat Scotland approved.
Off street parking.
4 Star AA Highly Commended.
4 Star Visit Scotland.
Visit Scotland Taste Our Best Award.