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Spectacular Place

Staying in a cottage near Inverey so just had to have a short drive to the nearby Linn O'Dee... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lakesholly
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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
Fantastic

Really worth a visit, the drive to it is lovely. We had our lunch at a view point. Lots of photo... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cyberhev
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The Linn O' Dee gives unrivalled access to some fine examples of classic features of a Highland landscape: remnants of the ancient Caledonian pine forest, heather moorland and parts of the high Cairngorm plateau. Fifteen of the Cairngorms eighteen...more
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7 Miles Beyond Braemar | Past Inverey on the Linn O' Dee Road, Braemar AB35 5YB, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in a cottage near Inverey so just had to have a short drive to the nearby Linn O'Dee, spectacular place and well worth a visit.

Thank Lakesholly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really worth a visit, the drive to it is lovely. We had our lunch at a view point. Lots of photo opportunities along the way and also at the place. Really lovely.

Thank cyberhev
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi cyberhev, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you back again soon to explore more that this wonderful area has to offer. The Mar Lodge Ranger Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is such a lovely place to find some peace and quite if need be. It's also great if you have a takeaway from the chippy and want to spend eating it away from the village. It has great views and a brilliant place to...More

Thank Angela M
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Angela M, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you back again soon to explore more that this wonderful area has to offer. The Mar Lodge Ranger Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to start walking in the Cairngorms. Well maintained clear paths. Wild open coyntryside. Wonderful mountains.

Thank Kathyxyz
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kathyxyz, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you back again soon to explore more that this wonderful area has to offer. The Mar Lodge Ranger Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the most magical area's of Scotland. Winter or summer, pack the car and a wee picnic and get over to take in the breath taking views and spectacular scenery. Simply stunning...........More

Thank Craig M
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Craig M, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit. We agree that it is a magical place to visit at any time of year! We hope to see you back again soon to explore more that this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drive straight through Braemar village and the road to Linn o’ Dee and beyond will take you on a superb drive through a range of changing scenery, including river plains, forests, mountains and large areas of open land with fabulous colours. The ferns are particularly...More

Thank johnhouston2
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi johnhouston2, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit. The estate is starting to look magnificent now the grasses, bracken and leaves on the trees are starting to come into their autumn colours. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

Amazing how the has cut through and made this lovely gorge.lots of people visit it while out hill walking

Thank Walter D
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Walter D, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you back again soon to explore more that this wonderful area has to offer. The Mar Lodge Ranger Team

Reviewed 4 September 2018

We were going to an event in Braemar and had read about the Lin O'Dee so kept driving past town. Nice drive up the Dee Valley. When you get to the bridge and walk back to view the water going through the rocks it is...More

Thank Douglas T
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Douglas T, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you back again soon to explore more that this wonderful area has to offer. The Mar Lodge Ranger Team

Reviewed 3 September 2018

I showed friends the photos of Linn O' Dee and they thought I had been on holiday in the Rocky Mountains. This is some very out of the way countryside. We walked upstream on the eastern bank of the river where there is not really...More

Thank Adrian_Bridgelock
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Adrian_Bridgelock, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed your visit and sounds like you had the perfect weather. The reason that the water is so clear in the upper reaches of the Dee is because the river is near...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

I took my dog up here for a walk, it was so beautiful and peaceful especially the walk up to the Salmon Ladder. It is a medium difficulty walk I would say but fine if you take your time, there is an easy accessible car...More

Thank Lois M
NTSMarLodgeEstate, Manager at Linn O' Dee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi lois m, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are glad that you and your dog enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you back again soon to explore more that this wonderful area has to offer. The Mar Lodge Ranger Team

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ajandsg
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Response from NTSMarLodgeEstate | Property representative |
Hi Lauraanne..., Yes camping is allowed on Mar Lodge Estate as long as it is in line with the Scottish Outdoor Access Code. Please note that camp fires are not allowed on Mar Lodge Estate at any time. If you would like... More
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Response from Thebook862 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I just noticed this. Hope you had a great picnic and I’m sure you realised, there’s any amount of space!
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