Overview of Braemar Lodge Hotel

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Guest reviews

4.4/5 Excellent
137 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar



Popular LocationBraemar Golf Club4 min walk
Popular LocationGlenfiddich12 min walk
RestaurantGathering Place Bistro3 min walk
RestaurantHungry Highlander3 min walk

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  • Double Room, Ensuite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Double Room, Ensuite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Single Room, Ensuite

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
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  • Triple Room, Ensuite

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Twin Room, Ensuite

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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About this area


Braemar Lodge Hotel is located in Ballater. Glenshee Ski Centre and Braemar Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Cairngorms National Park and Ballochbuie Forest.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Braemar Golf Club - 4 min walk
  • Glenfiddich - 12 min walk
  • Braemar Castle - 16 min walk
  • Ballochbuie Forest - 6 min drive
  • Mar Lodge Estate - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Aberdeen (ABZ) - 68 min drive


  • Gathering Place Bistro - 3 min walk
  • Hungry Highlander - 3 min walk
  • The Bothy Coffee Shop - 3 min walk
  • The Old Bakery - 4 min walk
  • Gordon's Tearoom and Restaurant - 4 min walk

About this property

Braemar Lodge Hotel

3-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All 7 rooms offer TVs, coffee/tea makers and showers.
Braemar Lodge Hotel offers 7 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower.

Property amenities


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Food and drink

1 restaurant
1 bar

Family friendly

Laundry facilities

Guest services

Laundry facilities

Languages spoken



If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible parking


Smoke-free property

Room amenities





Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker



Check-in between 2 PM and 10 PM


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types


Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Braemar Lodge Hotel Ballater

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Braemar Lodge Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Braemar Lodge Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Braemar Lodge Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 10 PM.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Braemar Lodge Hotel located?
Situated in Ballater, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Braemar Golf Club and Braemar Castle. Ballochbuie Forest and Lochnagar are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great B+B room was great, food at breakfast and in the restaurant excellent!

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The wood fire was lovely to warm up in front of when coming in from the cold. A lovely restaurant with very tasty meals. A comfortable room with everything you need.

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Hotel was very clean & staff weloming. Food was excellant we had a great stay. Would recomend to others.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Lovely breakfast and meals in the restaurant exceptional. Staff very friendly nothing was too much trouble. Lovely stay.

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Unique life style

Excellent friendly and supportive staff, in-house healthy meal and good customer care. Location in middle of mountains - experience of unique life style.

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019