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“The Deeside Inn Hotel is a high quality traditional inn located in the picturesque village of Ballater”
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The Deeside Inn Hotel in Ballater offers a warm and friendly atmosphere from the moment you enter. The cosy log fires help to give you that home away from home feeling.
The Deeside Inn has recently undergone many alterations, which include: the layout of the bedrooms to create additional space as well as fully refurbishing the public areas to a traditional top quality inn standard.
This Ballater hotel still features many of its period characteristics such as its wooden panelling, wooden beamed ceilings and Queen Victoria’s famous wooden toilet.

Each of the 55 rooms at the Deeside Inn Hotel provides a welcoming and comfortable base for your stay in this beautiful part of the Grampian Highlands.

The restaurant has been fully refurbished and is located on the ground floor of The Deeside Inn. The restaurant menu offers a large selection of fish, grill and game alternatives with some local traditional dishes thrown in for good measure.

The Deeside Inn Hotel in Ballater offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.
  • Best Available Room
  • Pets Allowed
  • Private Car Parking (In Local Area)
  • WiFi (Public Spaces)

Unless specified otherwise, prices are quoted per adult per night.
Childrens reductions are available, for more details see our terms and conditions.
Single Room Supplement £15.00

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The Deeside Inn Hotel in Ballater offers 55 en suite bedrooms. Each bedroom has tea and coffee making facilities with Scottish short bread available as an accompaniment. The well-equipped rooms also offer 18-inch flat screen televisions.

The Deeside Inn also has a couple of triple rooms that are able to accommodate up to three adults and they can provide travel cots and high chairs on request.

Superior Rooms are larger in size and have a King Size Bed

Junior Suites are also available

The Deeside Inn Hotel is happy to welcome dogs to stay at the hotel with a small charge of £10 per pet per stay being charged.
  • Cots Supplied
  • Iron/Board (On Request)
  • Satellite (Rooms)
  • Tea/Coffee
  • TV
  • Disabled Assisted Rooms (On Request)
  • Ground Floor Rooms
  • Walk-In Shower (On Request)
The Restaurant at the Deeside Inn Hotel has recently been refurbished. The restaurant floor has been stripped back to natural wood and this is complemented by the burgundy shade on the walls. The tables are finished off with local slate place mats and crisp white linen napkins.
When the months start to get cooler the hotel lights the roaring log fires in the restaurant to provide that extra glow.

The Deeside Inn’s restaurant serves a large variety of meals to choose from. Why not try the Deeside Steak Burger with sides of mushroom, cherry vine tomatoes and chunky chips or the Deeside Game main course, accompanied by whole baby onions and bacon lourdons bound in a plum tomato and red wine sauce.

Dinner is served between 6pm-8.30pm every day

The breakfast menu provides the choice of either continental or full breakfast options with Scottish favourites such as homemade porridge, Stornoway black pudding, smoked salmon and Finnan haddie.

Breakfast is served between 8am - 9:45am every day

The lounge is a warm, cosy and welcoming area with the added bonus of a real fire to provide extra warmth when required.

One of the most popular parts of The Deeside Inn is the superb new Ceilidh bar. The Ceilidh bar offers a variety of beers, wines and a wide range of malt whiskies. Alternatively, popular spirits are available too either as a cool aperitif or as a liqueur after an enjoyable good meal.

The Ceidilh Bar is open from 11am to Midnight with bar meals being served from 12 - 2:30pm & 6 - 8:30pm

Sample Menu
Lentil and Vegetable Soup
Seafood Salad
Lemon Mayonnaise and Dressed Leaves
Flash Fried Brie Cheese
Salad leaves and Cranberry Sauce
Fillet of Sea Bass - Spicy Noodles Sweet and Sour Sauce
Stuffed Loin of Pork - Cider Gravy and Apple Sauce
Roast Topside of Beef - Yorkshire Pudding Horseradish Sauce
Penne Pasta - Onions Mushrooms, Peppers Tomato and Basil Sauce
Rhubarb Crumble - Homemade with Custard
Fruit De Bosco - Fruit Flan with Cream
Strawberry & Vanilla Ice Cream - Toffee Sauce
These are a few things to see and do within a short distance from the Deeside Inn hotel:

Balmoral Castle
Braemar Castle
Drum Castle
Crathes Castle
Cairngorm National Park
Royal Lochnagar Distillery
The Old Railway Station, Ballater
  • Cycling (In Local Area)
  • Fishing (In Local Area)
  • Golf (In Local Area)
  • Walking (In Local Area)

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Directions to Deeside Inn Hotel in Ballater

By Car
From the south on the A93, follow the road in to the centre of Ballater and take right on to Victoria Road The Deeside Inn is located on the left.

From the East follow the A93 into Ballater, driving alongside the River Dee on Tullich Road. At the end of Tullich Road, turn right on to Bridge Street, then take left into Victoria Road, in which the Deeside Inn hotel sits on the left hand side.

The nearest car park is 10m from the Deeside Inn Hotel and is Free to park.

By Train and Bus
The nearest station to The Deeside Inn is located in Aberdeen, from where local bus services run to Ballater.
Unless otherwise stated guests booked on a rate/package including Dinner receive a six course Table D'Hote Menu, with the option to purchase from the a la carte menu at a bracketed (reduced) supplement.

Best Room Available - you will be allocated the best available room on check in. Please note that a superior room is not guaranteed, unless you have opted to pay the supplement for a guaranteed upgrade.

Please note that there are no superior twin rooms available at the Deeside Inn. Only Superior Doubles.

Please note that the Festive Packages are 4 nights Christmas, 3 nights Twixmas and 3 nights at New Year. When booking for Festive Breaks, please book the Festive Package. If you book on the short break rates there is a minimum 3 night stay required and you will NOT be included in any of the Festive Programme. Classic Britain Children's rates do NOT apply at this time. Please call Classic Britain to book for families.

Deeside Inn Hotel

13 - 15 Victoria Road, Ballater,
Aberdeenshire, AB35 5RA.

Classic Rating: 3 Star Approved
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