What's local to us

Thanks to its central location the Netherley Guest House is close to many local interest spots.

Ballater Golf Club

This 18 hole, slightly undulating, medium length golf course is situated in one of the most beautiful parts of upper Deeside. Several holes are close to the river Dee.

Balmoral Castle

Set amongst the magnificent scenery of Royal Deeside, in the shadows of Lochnagar is the Balmoral Estate. Lots of events and activities or just soak up the history

Crathie Church

Crathie Church is a picturesque building steeped in history near to Balmoral Castle. Some great views around the Deeside countryside and the nearby River Dee. It is also known as Crathie Kirk.


There are a number of great cycling routes. Please visit the link below for more details.


The River Dee is famous for its Salmon and there are many fisheries located nearby.


View the beautiful Scottish scenery from the air.               

Horse Riding

There are a great many Riding Schools and organisations in our area. Please see below for more details.

Munro Bagging 

We have a number of Munros (a Scottish mountain above 3,000 ft) in our area including Lochnagar, The Cairnwell, Glas Maol and Mount Keen.

Royal Lochnagar Distillery 

One of the many famous Whisky distilleries of Scotland.  


Close by there are two ski lodges.                                      

Walking and Hiking 

The are many fantastic routes to walk. See the link below for more details.