Say farewell to 2023 and bring in the New Year in the warmth of the Balmoral Arms, Ballater

Join us for a chorus of Auld Lang Syne with our two or three-night New Year Celebration break. Start your new year with an adventure in the Cairngorms and the roaring fires of the Inn. What better way to bring in the New Year than with fantastic food in relaxing surroundings?

3 nights - from £685 per person

Included in our Hogmanay Break

  • 30th: Mulled wine and homemade mince pies on arrival
  • 30th: Three-course local produce dinner introduced by the Head Chef
  • 31st: Light lunch in The Ghillies Bar
  • 31st: Pre-dinner reception with Aelder Kir Royale cocktail and canapés
  • 31st: Hogmanay celebratory dinner in 1852
  • 31st: Live music and dancing
  • 31st: Champagne midnight toast
  • 31st: Lone piper for Auld Lang Syne
  • 1st: Mimosa breakfast New Year's Day
  • 1st: Light Victorian afternoon tea with a glass of sloe gin
  • 1st: Farewell five-course seasonal tasting menu
  • 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 Hogmanay 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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