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New apartment – summer 2017

New for summer 2017.  We now have a 2 bedroomed apartment, sleeping 4, in St Andrews. ...

New location for Lawson Lets Self Catering

We have moved from Aberdeen to St Andrews into our former holiday let, however, our hol...

Places to visit

The City of Aberdeen

Aberdeen, the Granite City, has one of Scotland’s most striking skylines. Granite buildings such as Marischal College, His Majesty’s Theatre and St. Machar’s Cathedral give the city its distinctive look, whilst historical Old Aberdeen , Provost Skene’s House and the fishing village of Footdee (Fittie), give a sense of history and times gone by.

A visit to the Aberdeen Maritime Museum gives a background to Aberdeen’s sea faring history in the North Sea; clipper ships, shipbuilding and the offshore oil industry.

For those who wish to eat out the apartments at Skene Terrace are very close to many restaurants and bars in the city centre, the nearest to be found in North Silver Street, Golden Square and Huntly Street. Details of some of the eating places in Aberdeen can be found on the Trip Advisor website.

Aberdeen has won City in Bloom on several occasions and a visit to Duthie Park in Aberdeen and Pitmedden Gardens near Ellon are worthwile.

For those who enjoy walking or cycling the old railway lines, Deeside Way and Formartine & Buchan Way are worth a visit and details of walks within Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire can be found at Walks in NE Scotland.

The Aberdeen area has much to offer golfers with world class golf course such as Royal Aberdeen, Cruden Bay and Trump International Golf Links at Balmedie.

Many of our visitors are tracing their family roots in the NE of Scotland and the Aberdeen NE Scotland Family History Society in King Street is the place to start.

Grampian and Moray

The wider areas of Grampian and Moray also have much to offer the visitor to the NE Scotland. There area range of tourist trails:

There is a good selection of leaflets in the apartment on places to visit in Aberdeen, Grampian and Moray.

Aberdeen Skyline Skene Terrace Aberdeen

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