Glen Tanar Estate, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB34 5EU
+44 (0)13398 86451
Drivers using Sat Nav / GPS should use the following postcode to find us: AB34 5EU.
From Ballater East along the A93 to Dinnet; turn right to Dinnet bridge then left after crossing the river onto the B976; after three miles turn right at the Bridge and Tower o' Ess into Glen Tanar; after two miles bear right at Glen Tanar House and proceed up the hill with the Equestrian Centre on your left. Follow this road round the next corner and past the "end of public road" sign. You will enter a yard area where the Estate Office (Brooks House) is located on the left hand side. There is parking for a few cars outside the office.
From Aboyne South over the River Dee at Aboyne Bridge turn right onto the B976 to Bridge and Tower o' Ess; then as above.
The nearest airport is Aberdeen Airport. You have the option of either hiring a car at the airport or getting a taxi. A taxi journey to Glen Tanar will cost approximately £65 upwards. Airport taxis can be more expensive. If you wish contacts for local taxi firms please give us a call for a recommendation. A drive from the airport to Glen Tanar takes about one hour’s drive, following the A93 to Aboyne.
You can get a train to Stonehaven or Aberdeen and either get a taxi or hire a car. Once again give us a call for recommendations.
Snow Gate Webcams
Winter visitors can now find out whether the snow gates on the A93 are open or closed during periods of bad weather by checking the Braemar Snow Gate Webcam, while the B974 Banchory-Fettercairn road can be checked on the Cairn o’ Mount Webcam.