No 45 guest house is located in the village of Ballater in the Cairngorm National Park and close to Balmoral Castle.
We are ideally located if you enjoy the outdoors. Fishing, shooting, cycling, and walking are all available close by and we can offer storage for your rods and bicycles and also a drying room for your outerwear. Cycle hire is available in the village. There are several good restaurants and shops available in the village, all within easy walking distance of our guest house. We are close to several highland games including the Braemar Highland Games, Lonach Gathering and Ballater Highland Games. No 45 is located on the North East 250 route which is a fantastic road trip taking in the highlights of the North East of Scotland.
More information can be found at http://www.northeast250.com/
The Deeside Way runs from Aberdeen to Ballater and is a a total over 41b miles which walkers usually complete in a few days but cyclists usually complete in a day. We are delighted to be able to offer comfortable accommodation at the end (or beginning) of the trail which is a great way to see Royal Deeside. More information can be found at http://www.deesideway.org/.
Balmoral Castle: 8 miles
Loch Muick: 9 miles
Lochnagar Distillery: 8 miles
Crathie Kirk: 7 miles
Burn O Vat: 6 miles
Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve: 6 miles
Lecht Ski Centre: 17 miles
Braemar: 16 miles
Braemar Castle: 16 miles