Attractions Near Rowanlea Lodge
Rowanlea Lodge is situated in the heart of the Kincardine & Mearns area of Aberdeenshire. A beautiful north eastern area of Scotland, which offers a striking coastline and spectacular views. Whatever your interests, there is something for you to enjoy in the surrounding area.
We have compiled a list below of some of the different attractions near and around Rowanlea Lodge.
A five minute walk will take you to our friendly local pub, a former coaching inn built in the mid 1800s. Have a traditional meal in the cosy bar or treat yourself to something special in the Esk restaurant.
Situated on the southern edge of Drumtochty forest - a sporting estate offering clay target shooting, trophy stag stalking and walked up/rough shooting.
Dunnottar Castle is a ruined medieval fortress located upon a rocky headland on the north-east coast of Scotland, about 3 kilometres south of Stonehaven.
A secluded haven situated on the dramatic Angus coastline. The beach is popular for surfers, horse riders and bird watchers.
St Cyrus Beach
One of the most beautiful beaches in Scotland. St Cyrus beach has a wide range of stunning wildflowers and is visited by a variety of birds. The area is one of the richest and most diverse nature reserves in Britain.
The longest and most easterly of the Angus Glens. Glen Esk offers excellent hiking routes, including routes to Queens Well and Mount Keen.
Montrose Golf Course
One of the oldest golf courses in the world with two 18 hole courses and stunning landscapes.
The Montrose Basin is home to over 50,000 migratory birds. The nature reserve provides conservation for pink-footed geese, red knot and common redshank birds. The Basin is also regularly visited by common shelduck, wigeon and common eider ducks.
Situated under the Grampian foothills in the Howe of Mearns, Fettercairn town’s name is loosely based on the phrase "the foot of the mountain".
Stonehaven is a small harbour town located just 20 minutes from the lodge. Why not visit the Carron fish and chips shop and take in the beauty of the harbour. Follow up with a visit to the stunning Dunnottar Castle, which can be seen shown in the picture at the top of the page.
The Creel Inn
Situated in the historic village of Catterline The Creel Inn is renowned for it's excellent selection of seafood. A beautiful location situated in a row of fisherman cottages perched on a cliff overlooking Catterline Bay.
The Clatterin' Brig
Set in the beautiful surroundings at the bottom of the Cairn O' Mount. The perfect location for traditional homemade food while enjoying lovely views of the remote Scottish countryside
What's For Tea Tonight
During your stay, visit our local farm shop. Launched in 2007, What's for Tea Tonight is now a successful, family run business. Choose from a selection of fresh meat, vegetables, dairy, fruit and more, all sourced from the farm itself and local suppliers.
Find out more about What's for Tea Tonight in your welcome pack on arrival at Rowanlea Lodge.
What our guests say
“Beautiful log cabin in lovely country setting.”