Destination guide

Arty Strathdon will entice you

Take a holiday to Strathdon and enjoy the area's art galleries, monuments and history. This city has something for everyone. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Strathdon

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Strathdon a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lecht Ski Resort (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • CairnGorm Mountain (20 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Cairngorm Reindeer Centre (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Strathdon

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

  • Morven (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Ben Rinnes (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Ballochbuie Forest (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Mount Keen (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Lochnagar (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Strathdon

The nearest airport is in Aberdeen (ABZ), located 35.4 mi (57 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Strathdon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 95 holiday lettings near Strathdon. From 40 Houses to 3 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Strathdon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Corgraff Castle: 134 holiday lettings
  • Speyside Cooperage: 192 holiday lettings
  • Braemar Castle: 96 holiday lettings
  • Glenshee Ski Centre: 149 holiday lettings
  • CairnGorm Mountain: 292 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Strathdon 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 Strathdon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 40 Houses in Strathdon. Our other popular types of Strathdon holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 50 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 internet/wifi in Strathdon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 84 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Strathdon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.