Enjoy the merriment and festive cheer this year at the Balmoral Arms, Ballater.

The most magical time of the year to come together with loved ones and celebrate the year with the warming winter fires and festive cheer at the Balmoral Arms, Ballater. Let us take care of your Christmas this year with all your festive dining included, allowing you to relax.

4 nights - from £855 per person

Included in our Christmas Break

  • 23rd: Welcome glass of Mulled Wine and homemade mince pies
  • 23rd: Three-course supper
  • 24th: Light lunch in The Ghillies Bar
  • 24th: Three-course dinner inspired by Royal Deeside, introduced by the Head Chef on Christmas Eve in 1852
  • 24th: Evening hot toddies by the fire
  • 25th: Mimosa breakfast
  • 25th: Pre-lunch Aelder Kir Royale and canapés
  • 25th: Traditional three-course Christmas Lunch in 1852
  • 25th: Evening buffet
  • 26th: Victorian afternoon tea with sloe gin
  • 26th: Farewell five-course seasonal tasting menu dinner
  • Breakfast each morning


“All staff were friendly and went above and beyond to make sure all guests were well looked after. We had dinner both evenings and breakfast both mornings, the food was excellent.”

To find out more about booking your Christmas Break, please call or get in touch.

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Offer subject to availability. Full Crerar Hotels Terms & Conditions apply.


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