2 Best Yurts In Aberdeenshire, UK

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Aberdeenshire is a Scottish gem, boasting a fascinating past and an up-and-coming present. At the base of its rolling green hills, the historic defeat of Macbeth, the King of Scots, took place. You can admire fascinating medieval architecture here, including Craigievar Castle and Balmoral Castle. In the council area’s exciting urban spaces, the streets buzz with an upbeat, vibrant culture in the form of Michelin star restaurants, quirky speakeasies, art festivals, and museums. Such a place promises you a one-of-a-kind experience all on its own; however, while you’re here, why not elevate your experience by staying in accommodations just as unique? Staying in a private yurt in the midst of nature might just be the upgrade your vacation needs to be truly memorable. Read on to find the best yurts in Aberdeenshire, UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 07, 2024.

1. Authentic Mongolian yurt with a private hot tub

This vibrant and quirky yurt has the space to fit a family of three or a couple on a nature retreat. It is decorated in lovely colors with a patterned dome letting in bright sunlight. The yurt is equipped with a king bed, a sofa bed, and a crib for little ones. For entertainment, you’ll have access to a television and WiFi.

Outside the yurt is an additional cabin where you can find the bathroom and a kitchen with all the essential appliances. A complimentary basket of tea, coffee, hot chocolate, and more is also provided. On the deck, the private hot tub overlooking the valley tempts visitors to while away many hours while soaking in bliss. The rental also allows pets, so your vacation can be even more memorable.

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Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
121 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 3 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views were great the facilities excellent and the hosts were brilliant
clean and tidy exactly what you expect
everything was spotlessly clean and anything we needed was thought of
the bathroom and kitchen?again had everything you could ever need and were both spotlessly clean
very accommodating hosts and extremely clean and comfortable
we loved our stay yurt was spotlessly clean location was perfect
george and isobel are great hosts
george and isobel were brilliant hosts
the hosts were so welcoming and i will definitely be visiting again
great host & beautiful location
we had a fabulous stay in the orange yurt george and isobel were perfect hosts
a beautiful location and super friendly and helpful hosts
great location amazing space and the hosts are brilliant
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2. Lakeside yurt with a wood burner

This property is in the ideal location to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. This off-grid yurt has the all essentials, from a crackling wood burner to comfy beds. Just outside is a toilet with a sink, and beyond that, awaiting exploration, are acres of woodland. You will also have access to a lake where you can spend lazy afternoons fishing.

The property is also a great home base for exploring Fyvie Castle. It is also close to other attractions such as the Whisky Trail, Macduff Aquarium, and several parks. The yurt also comes with a garden where you can enjoy some fresh air and a free parking spot for your vehicle.

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Fyvie, Scotland, United Kingdom
26 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
this place was even better than we imagined it was so cosy clean and quiet
very clean nice and private area and the yurt was amazing
great host and a great yurt
david is a great host
david is a very welcoming and accommodating host
owner was very pleased and helpful
david was very friendly and welcoming
it was within handy walking distance of the car so easy to move everything over
beautiful location amazing stay and exactly what we were looking for
this is perfect place to spend time with family outside in nature
brilliant place to stay for off grid glamping and private use of the fishing lake included
really great place to stay with kids
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Indulge in a historical charm and modern delights in Aberdeenshire

Aberdeenshire is the perfect destination to experience a lively Scottish adventure. Whether you decide to explore the gorgeous castles or try out the delectable local cuisine, you’re sure to have a wonderful time here. On top of that, these yurts are sure to give you all the opportunities you need to wind down and reconnect with nature.

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Clarice Sanchez Meneses has been writing about travel since 2021 and loves getting people excited about the world around them. She's visited over 7 countries, mostly in the company of beloved...Read more

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