Welcome to Braemar

Braemar Creative Arts Festival Weds 18th - Sun 22nd October 2016

Braemar Creative Arts Festival Weds 18th - Sun 22nd October 2016. Bookings now being taken!

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.

A monthly guide of where to eat and drink is available here  And a guide to what's on this month is available by clicking here 

Upcoming events include the award winning Creative Arts Festival in mid October. Bookings now open for workshops and classes

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

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This Friday! Sept 23. Braemar Sings 2. Schools Choral Festival. Concert at 6.30pm directed by Professor Paul Mealor of Aberdeen University. All welcome! And it is FREE!!

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The Braemar Gathering in not long past, but some accommodation providers can be fully booked by now for the 2017 Games. So if you want to experience next years event and stay locally, then now is a good time to get organised! ...

A few memories from the Braemar Gathering earlier this month in Royal Deeside and South Aberdeenshire. VisitAberdeenshire

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Upcoming events

September 25, 2016
  • Auchtavan Open Day
    12:00 pm3:00 pm, September 26, 2016
    Auchtavan

    Visitors are required to walk to this historic fermtoun and Queen Mothers cottage
    http://www.auchtavan.com/

September 27, 2016
  • History Group Guided Walk
    8:00 pm9:00 pm, September 27, 2016
    Starts outside Invercauld Arms Hotel

    Free guided walk around the village giving a fascinating insight into Braemar's heritage

September 28, 2016
  • History Group Guided Walk
    3:00 pm4:00 pm, September 28, 2016
    Starts outside Invercauld Arms Hotel

    Free guided walk around the village giving a fascinating insight into Braemar's heritage

October 4, 2016
  • History Group Guided Walk
    8:00 pm9:00 pm, October 4, 2016
    Starts outside Invercauld Arms Hotel

    Free guided walk around the village giving a fascinating insight into Braemar's heritage