Local Attractions & Events

The local area offers visitors a wealth of activities and leisure options that will suit all ages and abilities. The Moray Firth is a haven for wildlife, seals, dolphins and whales can often be seen from the shoreline, alternatively for those wishing to get a little closer, Guide Charter Cruises offer various services that will enable you to take to the sea and explore.

The golfing enthusiast will be spoilt for choice, with a fantastic selection of courses all within a short driving distance of the Estate. Within a 20 minute drive you can sample both links and parkland courses, Duff House Royal, Royal Tarlair, Turriff, Cullen and Buckpool (35 mins) will provide a great challenge for all.

January 15, 2015

Macduff Marine Aquarium

Situated on Aberdeenshire’s scenic coast in the traditional fishing town of Macduff, Macduff Marine Aquarium features marine life from the Moray Firth, Scotland’s largest bay, in a variety of exciting and innovative exhibits.
September 17, 2013

Duff House

Duff House is the premier outstation of the National Galleries of Scotland and houses a collection of fine paintings and furniture. Located in Banff, Duff House was designed by Scottish architect William Adam in the 18th century.
September 9, 2013

Cullen Golf Club

A traditional seaside links course incorporating many blind shots Cullen offers great views of the coastline, Cullen Bay and beyond. The club was founded in 1870 and the first nine holes were laid out by old Tom Morris.
September 6, 2013

Guide Charter Cruises

Guide Charters & Cruises offers a unique opportunity to discover the amazing coast of Banffshire or the Moray Firth and beyond on their tailor-made boat trips. We also offer relaxing sea angling trips with friends on the abundant crystal clear waters of the Moray Firth.
September 5, 2013

Horse Riding

Why not come along and experience our wonderful horses and ponies and enjoy a leisurely trek in the Aberdeenshire countryside. From woodlands and hills to rivers and country lanes, here you can simply enjoy your ride and absorb the location, all in a safe and organised manner.
September 5, 2013

Glenglassaugh Distillery

Our distillery tours are much more than your average distillery tour - you will hear about the history of Glenglassaugh and get to see first-hand the traditional distilling methods still used at the distillery. Enjoy the stunning views over Sandend bay along with a bottle of Glenglassaugh.