Welcome to Braemar

Pipe band will play in the village between 2pm - 4pm on Sunday

Braemar is situated in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park and close to Balmoral castle in Royal Deeside.

Our lovely village is surrounded by stunning mountain scenery, beautiful glens containing ancient pine forests which contain abundant wildlife.

The village has a good range of accommodation options, independent and boutique shops plus some fine places to eat out.

Looking for a log cabin, cosy B&B, camping site or friendly hostel? Then check all the accommodation options here

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Gathering of Clan Farquharson at Braemar Castle for a presentation of new bagpipe banners on Wednesday 8th August 2018, with Braemar Piping Association. ...

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Saturday 1st September 2018. Hope you all have the date in your diary!
Special events this year include RAF centenary celebrations and the Canadian massed bands.

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The stirring sight & sound of the massed pipe bands marching through Braemar to the 2017 Braemar Gathering in Deeside, Scotland. Visit Braemar VisitCairngorms VisitAberdeenshire A longer 4K UHD version is available here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=av5-cHpbXqQ
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Upcoming events

August 14, 2018
  • Braemar History Walk
    8:00 pm9:00 pm, August 14, 2018
    The Invercauld Arms Hotel, Glenshee Road, Braemar AB35 5YR, UK

    Meet outside the Invercauld Arms Hotel.
    Free guided tour of Braemar by members of the local history group providing a fascinating insight to Braemar's heritage.
    Tour lasts about 75 mins. Donations welcome

August 15, 2018
  • Braemar History Walk
    3:00 pm4:00 pm, August 15, 2018
    The Invercauld Arms Hotel, Glenshee Road, Braemar AB35 5YR, UK

    Meet outside the Invercauld Arms Hotel.
    Free guided tour of Braemar by members of the local history group providing a fascinating insight to Braemar's heritage.
    Tour lasts about 75 mins. Donations welcome

  • A Walk in the Parks
    7:00 pm8:30 pm, August 15, 2018
    Mar Lodge

    Wednesday 15th Mar Lodge A WALK iN THE PARKS 7pm-8.30pm An evening stroll in the grounds around the Lodge, with an opportunity to view the interior of the Stag Ballroom, adorned with the Duke of Fife’s antler collection. Easy Walk: adults £2, children U-16 Free. Booking essential. Tel: 013397 41669.

  • Highland Dancing Display
    8:30 pm10:00 pm, August 15, 2018
    Village Hall