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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The view south from the summit of Ben MacDui ...

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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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Upcoming events

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

October 5, 2016
  • History Group Guided Walk
    3:00 pm4:00 pm, October 5, 2016
    Starts outside Invercauld Arms Hotel

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