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Alexandra Hotel

12 Bridge Square
AB35 5QJ

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - Midnight
Tuesday11.00 am - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - Midnight
Wednesday11.00 am - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - Midnight
Thursday11.00 am - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - Midnight
Friday11.00 am - Midnight
Saturday11.00 am - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - Midnight
Sunday11.00 am - Midnight

Meal Times

12 - 2, 5 - 8:30

About the Pub

Originally built as a private home in 1800 and becoming the Alexandra Hotel in 1915, this smart, friendly and family owned lounge bar, is popular with locals for bar suppers and regular bar drinkers also.

Al fresco drinking may be done at benches at the front of the premises and the pub is easily spotted when entering Ballater from the east side.

Ales exclusively supplied from Cairngorm and always in excellent condition. Three in summer, but generally just two in winter.

Handy for a stop off on your way to Braemar for the Highland Games or for a visit with the Royals at Balmoral.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Cairngorm Trade Winds

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Cairngorm --varies--

Inveralmond or Cairngorm.

Source: Regional

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Alexandra Hotel, Ballater


  • RealAle Real Ale Available


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Last orders 8.30pm.

  • Parking Parking


  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Outwith meal times.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation

    6 rooms.

  • Camping Camping Nearby on-site
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Front of hotel.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Sky BT.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Alexandra Hotel

12 Bridge Square
AB35 5QJ

Sat Nav Reference

57.047608, -3.038041


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Easily spotted on entering village from east side

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