Stonehaven is a market town in Aberdeenshire that has been a holiday favourite for generations. Whether you enjoy walking in the great outdoors, are visiting with friends on a golfing break, or want a traditional seaside family holiday, Stonehaven is an absolute gem of a destination.
Far enough from the hustle of the big city, but close enough for those who want the excitement of its vibrant shops and nightlife, Stonehaven offers the best of both worlds. From an open-air art deco swimming pool to a castle that’s inspired Hollywood films, there’s no shortage of things to see and do in this picturesque town.
But those who want to venture beyond Stonehaven will find world-class golf courses, whisky distilleries, craft breweries, and castles right on our doorstep. You’ll find lots of ideas and inspiration for your trip to this part of Scotland at VisitAberdeenshire.