Discover a selection of 164 holiday rentals in Ballater that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 103 per night, and cottages and cabins are popular options for a stay in Ballater. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Ballater

The wildlife and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Ballater. This welcoming city is known for its bars, golfing and restaurants. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Ballater

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Ballater a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Lecht Ski Resort (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Glenshee Ski Centre (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • CairnGorm Mountain (24.4 mi / 39.2 km)
  • Cairngorm Reindeer Centre (25.7 mi / 41.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ballater

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Ballater. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Morven (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Mount Keen (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Loch Muick (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Lochnagar (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Ballochbuie Forest (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Ballater

The nearest airport is in Aberdeen (ABZ), located 33.1 mi (53.3 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ballater?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 164 vacation rentals near Ballater. From 114 cottages to 114 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ballater for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ballater?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ballater. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Glenshee Ski Centre: 134 vacation rentals
  • Balmoral Castle: 90 vacation rentals
  • Braemar Castle: 85 vacation rentals
  • Lochnagar: 98 vacation rentals
  • Ballochbuie Forest: 91 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ballater listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Ballater?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 114 Cottages in Ballater. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ballater include:

  • Cabins: 114 rentals available
  • Houses: 146 rentals available
  • Lodges: 6 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ballater?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Ballater. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.