Welcome to Balmoral

The Scottish holiday home to the Royal Family
2020 Opening

Current Details

Balmoral is currently closed to the Public. However the Visitor Information Centre / Post Office at Crathie is open on weekdays only from 1000 to 1200, with the exception of Public holidays.

Online Gift Shop

Online Gift Shop

View and purchase gifts from our new Balmoral Blue range - an exclusive tweed inspired by the colours at Balmoral and the River Dee. Selection includes Leather Guild and Johnsons of Elgin products.

Good To Go Certificate

We’re Good To Go

This accolade demonstrates that we are adhering to the new Government and public health guidance, have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment and the required processes in place.

Balmoral - a very special place

Holiday Cottages

Holiday Cottages

At Balmoral we have a range of three and four star holiday cottages available for rental.

Colt Cottages, Connachat Cottage, Garbh Allt Shiel,Karim Cottage and Rhebreck Lodge are available throughout the year while Tigh na Garaidh is available over the winter months.

Squirrel Cam

Squirrel Cam

At Balmoral we have some very special residents - our red squirrels.

The red squirrel is one of Scotland's favourite mammals but it is declining in numbers and classified as an endangered species. At Balmoral we are lucky to have several scurries of squirrels and you can watch them feeding.

Safari Tour

Safari Tours

Unfortunately our safari tours are not available at the present time.

However please click here to view a short video showing the scenery and wildlife you may view on a safari tour at Balmoral. When bookings resume we will upload details to our website so please check again soon.

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