Glen Tanar
Capture the spirit

Glen Tanar Estate

Situated in a beautiful glen at the heart of Royal Deeside and within the spectacular Cairngorms National Park, Glen Tanar Estate offers some of Scotland's most stunning scenery.

Experience True Scottish Hospitality

We aim to make you feel at home, whether you stay in one of our luxury self-catering holiday cottages, enjoy one of the many outdoor activities on the estate, use us as a base to explore Aberdeenshire or have chosen our ballroom as the venue for your wedding or event. We'll do our best to make your visit unforgettable.

Book our holiday cottages directly from us, online or by phone - no agents so the price here is the very best you can get.

The Dark side of Glen Tanar: An Autumn Adventure

Our expert guide will lead you through the darkening forest, a journey undertaken by landrover to a remote bothy deep in the hills.

Hear roaring stags, interpret the constellations on a clear night and listen for bats using a bat detector before enjoying a hot drink and cake by the crackling fire.

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Garden Workshops at Glen Tanar 2016

Our Head Gardener, Gill, will be holding a series of workshops this year in our historic walled garden. Come along and learn some new skills to use in your own garden.
Full details here

Grouse Moor Management Video

Visitors may be interested in this new video by the Angus Glens Moorland Group on the importance of Grouse moors to the local economies of Scotland.


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You'll find yourself amongst majestic mountains, dark rushing rivers, unique wildlife and historic castles. Our holiday cottages provide an ideal setting from which to explore this dramatic landscape, whether climbing the hills, riding on the estate on horseback or mountain bike, or fishing the rivers.