The Glen Lui Hotel

Welcome to The Glen Lui Hotel a lovely family run hotel set in a wonderful secluded location in the heart of Ballater, from the hotel there are spectaclar views across the golf course Lochnagar.

The hotel is owned and run by Gordon and Susan Bell and their son Murray.  They are open all year and offer the very best of friendly Scottish hospitality and wonderful food.


Hotel Facilities

19 Bedrooms
Pet Friendly
Free Wifi
Open All Year
Customer Parking

The Glen Lui Hotel is set in two acres of woodland, a fantastic setting and location in which to explore Ballater and the surrounding countryside.  

There are 19 bedrooms at Glen Lui all ensuite and offering very comfortable accommodation.  

Food plays a very important part at Glen Lui where a lot of time and effort goes into preparing menus using as many fresh local ingredients ads possible.  The food is superb and ably supported by a fine wine list.

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The Glen Lui Hotel
14 Invercauld Road
AB35 5PP
+ 44 (0)1339755402

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Our Rooms


Glen Lui offers very comfortable bedrooms all are ensuite and each room has all the following:  Colour television, tea and coffee making facilities, direct dial telephone, trousers press and hair dryer.There are family rooms and pets are also welcome in their Pine Terrace rooms. The Pine Terrace rooms are all twin rooms and located at the rear of the main hotel just a minutes walk.  In the main hotel there are a mixture of singles, twins, doubles and two suites: The Lochnagar Suite and Lecht Suite. To check availability and get the best rates for Glen Lui please click Book Now this link takes you direct to Glen Lui Hotels own online booking system assuring you of the best rates. 



Local produce is king at Glen Lui where their Chefs take a lot of time and effort in putting together their menus to use as many local seasonal products as possible. The menu changes daily offering a good choice to suit many different tastes. Glen Lui Restaurant is open daily for lunch from 12.00 till 14.00 and for dinner from 18.00 - 21.00.

Reasons to Stay

Reasons to Stay

  • Freshly prepared food using local produce, a traditional Scottish flavour.
  • The Glen Lui Hotel is an ideal base for your holiday in Royal Deeside.
  • The Glen Lui hotel is also an ideal conference venue.
  • All 19 bedrooms have en suite facilities, are very comfortable and well equipped.
  • Set in two acres of woodland grounds in the heart of Ballater.

Our Location


Stunning location set in two acres of woodland close to the centre of Ballater overlooking the golf course of Lochnagar.

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Mark Linklater
58 Whitehouse Road
Phone: +44 (0) 77 40 46 63 08