Destination guide

The charming city of Stonehaven awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Stonehaven. Travelers to this romantic city praise the sporting events, seafood restaurants and seaside. Academy and Drum Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Stonehaven

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Stonehaven a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Codonas Amusement Park (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • King's Links (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Royal Aberdeen Golf Club (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Storybook Glen (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Hazlehead Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Balnagask Golf Course (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Stonehaven

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stonehaven is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hazlehead Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Duthie Park Winter Gardens (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Cruickshank Botanic Garden (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Balmedie Country Park (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Montrose Basin (21.1 mi / 34 km)
  • Johnston Gardens (12 mi / 19.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Stonehaven

The nearest airport is in Aberdeen (ABZ), located 15.7 mi (25.2 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Stonehaven Station.

Where to stay around Stonehaven?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 147 vacation rentals near Stonehaven. From 34 Cottages to 61 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Stonehaven for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Stonehaven?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Stonehaven. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Dunnottar Castle: 166 vacation rentals
  • Stonehaven Station: 159 vacation rentals
  • Stonehaven Tolbooth: 157 vacation rentals
  • Gordon Highlanders Museum: 145 vacation rentals
  • Crathes Castle and Gardens: 188 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stonehaven listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Stonehaven?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 34 Cottages in Stonehaven. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stonehaven include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 61 rentals available
  • Cabins: 34 rentals available
  • Houses: 48 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Stonehaven?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 133 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Stonehaven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.