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County - Grampian | Map
Tel code: 01569 | code search
Postcode: AB39 | code search
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Stonehaven Events

July
Stonehaven Folk Festival
Stonehaven Highland Games

December
Stonehaven Fireball Festival
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Marine Hotel
"After a horrible first visit to The Marine, we gave this place a second chance as it is now under new management. Bad decision. Not a clue how to provide ..." More

Marine Hotel
"Went upstairs to the new restaurant in the Marine Hotel. Contemporary decor, very nice but don't eat in it if you are hungry or in a hurry. The service ..." More

Marine Hotel
"The place and changed hands and had a face lift. There is a new menu and staff. Better now .

Date visited: Jan 15th 08 ..." More

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Stonehaven is a town in Aberdeenshire on the east coast of Scotland, situated between Montrose and Aberdeen, in a sheltered position looking out to the North Sea. Stonehaven was granted burgh of barony in 1607. Stonehaven has a unique Fireball Festival to celebrate the New Year, where participants swing fireballs around on the end of chains before eventually throwing them into the harbour. Stonehaven grew around an Iron Age fishing village, an archaeological site 4 miles north-west, found evidence of ancient settlements with ring cairns dating from 2nd-3rd millennium BC and the best preserved Roman earthwork in Grampian dating 84AD. Historically interesting structures include the17th century Tolbooth, now a museum of local heritage, The Mercat Cross and the Town House dating from1790. On the cliff-top lie the ruins of the 13th century church and nearby are Dunnottar Castle, Muchalls Castle and Fetteresso Castle. Stonehaven was once a busy fishing port, now it is popular tourist resort with inn, hotel B&B, a picturesque harbour area with pubs, and a restaurant and gift shop. Stonehaven’s Bay has a long beautiful sandy beach. Stonehaven has a variety of sporting and recreational facilities including a swimming pool, leisure centre, 18-hole golf course and Nature Reserve. The Highland Games are held each July.

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Attraction

Dunnottar Castle

Caravan Park

Cloak Caravan Park
Queen Elizabeth Caravan Park

Care Home

Havencourt Care Home
Mowat Court Nursing Home

Classes

Dance - Kincardine Kickers Line Dancing
Yoga - Isabel Milne

Dentist

Arduthie Dental Practice
Mackie Academy Dental Clinic

Doctor

Stonehaven Medical Centre

Estate Agent

Aberdein Considine
Iain Smith Locations

Golf Club

Stonehaven

Performing Arts

KidzAct Childrens Theatre

Pub and Bar

Hook & Eye
Lairhillock Inn
Marine Hotel
Market Bar

Ship Inn
Star Inn
Troups

Restaurant

Crynoch Restaurant
Lairhillock Inn
Marine Hotel
Tolbooth

School

Arduthie School
Dunnottar School
KidzAct Childrens Theatre
Mill Of Forest Primary School

Self-Catering

Executive Beach Apartments

Solicitor

Connons Of Stonehaven

Taxi

Lawrence Taxis
Mearns Taxis
Sean's Taxis
Stonehaven Taxis

Vet

A Williamson

Sports Clubs

Aberdeen and Stonehaven Yacht Club (Sailing)

Shops

Boots

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The Pet Shop
The Spectacle Co
Shoe Bee Doo
Fraser J & M
Lembas
Cowie Interiors

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Bayview Bed and Breakfast (0.05 miles)

Bayview Bed and Breakfast
BayView is a family run, luxury bed and breakfast offering stylish, comfortable and well appointed accommodation. Recommended by Fodor's Guide. Centrally situated, right on the beach, in the picturesque coastal town of Stonehaven and with full ... More | visit website
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Woodside of Glasslaw Guest House (1.30 miles)

Woodside of Glasslaw Guest House

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Rural location 1 1/2miles south of Stonehaven and 20 minutes by car to Aberdeen. Popular with both business and leisure guests. Bedrooms are comfortably furnished and attractively decorated. All are ... More

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Crawfield Grange B&B (4.09 miles)

Crawfield Grange B&B
For those who enjoy the beauty of the countryside over the bustle of the town, this beautiful and elegant country house is situated in the gateway to Royal Deeside. Convenient, easy and fast access to ... More | visit website
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Ambleside (5.04 miles)

Ambleside
"Ambleside" is set in the heart of rural North East Scotland. It offers views of the North Sea to the east and pine forests and heather clad hills to the west.

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Premier Inn Aberdeen South (7.34 miles)

Premier Inn Aberdeen South
Glen and Duthie Park Winter Gardens. For shops and local amenities Portlethen town centre is only half a mile away. Our Aberdeen South Premier Inn has everything you'd expect, incredibly comfy beds in every room, ... More | visit website
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Lochton House (8.33 miles)

Lochton House
A warm welcome awaits you at Lochton House, which is just off the Banchory – Stonehaven Road in Royal Deeside; 6 miles from Banchory and 9 miles from Stonehaven. Lochton House is the perfect place ... More | visit website
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Maryculter House Hotel (8.50 miles)

Maryculter House Hotel

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With a picturesque setting on the banks of the River Dee, this charming Scottish mansion dates back to 1225 AD, and was once home to the Knights Templar. This hotel is a ... More

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Lewisville B&B (8.50 miles)

Lewisville B&B
Lewisville is ideally suited for: The business traveller, providing easy access to the many business estates in and around Aberdeen. The holiday maker, in search of the North East's historic past or splendid local ... More | visit website
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Ardoe House (9.55 miles)

Ardoe House

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The baronial splendour of Mercure Ardoe House is hidden away amongst 30 acres of rolling Aberdeenshire countryside. Inspired by the royal residence at Balmoral Castle, Mercure Ardoe House Hotel is a ... More

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Cove Bay Hotel (10.50 miles)

Cove Bay Hotel

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Cove bay hotel is a traditional hotel situated on a peninsula overlooking the North sea,it has 14 bedrooms and is situated in the south side of Aberdeen.

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