We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Schoolhouse Ballater

    Anderson Road, Ballater AB35 5QW, Scotland
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in BallaterSee available hotels in Ballater
    Traveller (10)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (1)
    Similar nearby hotels
    Loch Kinord Hotel
    Auld Kirk Hotel
    Deeside Inn
    Hilton Grand Vacations at Craigendarroch Suites

    • Excellent80%
    • Very good14%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “b b” (19 reviews)
    “shower room” (3 reviews)
    “large room” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    4 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
    Similar nearby hotels
    Loch Kinord Hotel
    Auld Kirk Hotel
    Deeside Inn
    Hilton Grand Vacations at Craigendarroch Suites
    Write a Review
    Reviews (68)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 68 reviews

    Reviewed 19 April 2016

    Nothing negativ to say, nice stay and good breakfast. But for the same money we stayed a little better on other B&Bs on our Scotland trip. Can be recommenended nevertheless, when you are in the area .

    Thank Philipp B
    Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

    Cathy has been a wonderful host since her first e-mail until the last minute of my stay. She is friendly, natural, helpful, available, discrete, cheerful ...! The schoolhouse is a unique place: clean, renewed, quiet, peaceful, comfortable and ideally situated near the river and near...More

    1  Thank varvara1977
    Reviewed 14 October 2015

    An excellent little B&B on the edge of town. We were made to feel very welcome by Cathy. Clean, comfortable bedroom and an excellent breakfast, cooked to order. We stayed in a large room, which had a double (two singles pushed together) and an unused...More

    1  Thank Matt A
    Reviewed 14 September 2015

    We recently spent the night at the School House and loved our stay there. The rooms were large and had everything we needed. The fireplace in the sitting room just outside our room was surely the highlight and it brought much needed warmth and cheer...More

    Thank esquire84
    Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

    We stayed at the Schoolhouse bed and breakfast in Ballater for 2 nights. It is situated within beautiful Cairngorms National Park, easy driving distance from Aberdeen and Dunnotar Castle. The rooms were lovely and comfortable, the meals hearty and delicious and there was a lovely...More

    1  Thank pdouglas5090
    Similar nearby hotels
    Loch Kinord Hotel
    Auld Kirk Hotel
    Deeside Inn
    Hilton Grand Vacations at Craigendarroch Suites
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$45 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    Traveller (10)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (31)
    Nearby Hotels
    Deeside Inn
    561 reviews
    .24 km away
    Hilton Grand Vacations at Craigendarroch Suites
    519 reviews
    1.45 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Lochnagar Indian Brasserie
    463 reviews
    .34 km away
    India on the Green Restaurant
    322 reviews
    .29 km away
    279 reviews
    1.45 km away
    Rothesay Rooms
    56 reviews
    .45 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Burn O'Vat
    51 reviews
    6.93 km away
    Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve
    62 reviews
    7.86 km away
    Ballater Golf Club
    73 reviews
    .18 km away
    Old Royal Station
    105 reviews
    .65 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Schoolhouse Ballater staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Room Tips
    "There are rooms able to accommodate a larger group or family or even just a single, weary traveler."
    Read review
    "i had a look around and all look good,can not fault the place,so enjoyyyyyy xxx"
    Read review
    "If you have a dog ask for room 5, french doors straight into garden"
    Read review
    "School House also offers B&B accommodations too"
    Read review