Beggshill Bothy & Dog Paddock

The Local Area


Our nearest town, Huntly offers all the facilities you will need to make the most of your stay. From supermarkets and petrol stations, to the whisky shop, cafes, restaurants, takeaways and independent retailers, you will not need to venture far for all of your supplies.

Dean's Shortbread Cafe & Bistro is well worth a visit, and a visit to the community run Orb's Bookshop is highly recommended. The Ethical Gift Shop & Refillery is always good for a browse!

For supplies for your four legged friends, Harbro Country Stores stocks a good range of dog foods.

Huntly Farmers Market is held on the first Saturday of every month in The Square. A great place to buy local produce!

Castle Trails

Situated where the rivers Bogie and Deveron join, the ruins of Huntly Castle are part of Scotland's Castle Trail

Enjoy a tour of the castle ruins followed by a picturesque stroll by the river.

Days Out 

We are surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery! 

Beautiful walks start from our door step or are just a short drive away.

Read our suggestions for great days out.

Whisky Trails

The Whisky Trails are under 10 miles away.

Glendronach Distillery is the closest to us, being one of the oldest distilleries which still  uses traditional methods that have been in use for nearly 200 years.