Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Banchory

Enjoy the culture and other features of Banchory. This city's riverfront, horse riding and seafood restaurants attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and relaxing location. Academy and Drum Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Banchory

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Banchory has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Codonas Amusement Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • King's Links (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Royal Aberdeen Golf Club (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Storybook Glen (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Hazlehead Golf Club (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Banchory

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Banchory is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hazlehead Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Duthie Park Winter Gardens (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Cruickshank Botanic Garden (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Montrose Basin (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
  • Balmedie Country Park (24.7 mi / 39.7 km)
  • Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Banchory

The nearest airport is in Aberdeen (ABZ), located 17.7 mi (28.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Banchory?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 237 holiday lettings around Banchory. From 79 Houses to 82 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Banchory?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Banchory. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Crathes Castle and Gardens: 210 holiday lettings
  • Drum Castle: 187 holiday lettings
  • Battle Grounds Adventure Activities: 198 holiday lettings
  • Platform 22: 217 holiday lettings
  • Go Health and Beauty: 204 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Banchory listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Banchory?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 79 Houses in Banchory. Our other popular types of Banchory holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 82 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 65 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Banchory?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Banchory. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.