Aberdeen is overflowing with exciting attractions for visitors to explore. From museums and heritage trails to castles and beeches, this beautiful Scottish city and ‘shire’ are awaiting your discovery.

Learn more about booking a city break in Aberdeen.

Exploring beyond Aberdeen

If you’re staying for a few days or more, you might like to explore beyond the city itself. And with so many beautiful places to see, we wouldn’t blame you for venturing outside of Aberdeen.

There are lots of great attractions just a short drive or bus journey from our Aberdeen hotel, including:

  • Drum Castle
  • Balmoral Castle
  • Sunhoney stone circle
  • The Cairngorms National Park
  • Kirkhill Forest
  • Playing a leisurely round at Craibstone Golf Course

Travelling to and from Aberdeen

For those of you travelling on to other parts of Scotland from Jurys Inn Aberdeen or Jurys Inn Aberdeen Airport, it’s easy to get across the country by either car or train. To help plan your trip, here’s a snapshot of journey times to some of the most popular onward destinations from Aberdeen.

Inverness: two hours 50 minutes by car, or two hours 25 minutes by train

Edinburgh: just under three hours by car, or two hours 25 minutes by train

Glasgow: three hours by car, or two hours 40 minutes by train

We look forward to welcoming you here at our hotel in Aberdeen.

Staff Recommends

Best Bar: Housed in the beautifully restored Langstane Kirk, Soul offers a chill-out spot by day and a lively music venue by night, perfect for anyone wanting top quality drinks and food.

Best Restaurant: For the finest steak in Aberdeen and an unbeatable wine selection head to Prime Cuts on Crown Terrace, where they serve up the best of local Scottish cuisine with a modern twist.

Best Shop: A well-known gem of the Aberdeen crown, MacBeans have supplied the city with top shelf tea and coffee for over 20 years – be sure to try the Coffee of the Moment before it’s all gone!

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