It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

A classic country hideaway with luxury dining and accommodation, as well as a touch of 18th century magic.


The warmest of welcomes awaits at Durn House this Christmas. Leave the organising to us, and get in to the festive spirit as you walk through the doors to Durn House. 


With a relaxed and cosy atmosphere you can feel at home and enjoy our traditionally decorated luxury guesthouse with our exquisite Christmas tree taking pride of place in the Great Hall.

Enjoy the smell of mulled wine, the warmth of a roaring log fire, and the joyful sight of our traditional decorations. Showcasing delicious food, combined with our friendly service, we will make you feel at home from the moment you arrive for Christmas at Durn House. 

Christmas Dinner Celebrations

Whether you are planning a Christmas Lunch or an Evening Dinner for two or a large party with friends, family and colleagues, you'll fall in love with Durn House's unique combination of delicious food and attentive service, within a country house atmosphere where you can truly relax and enter into the spirit of the festive season.

For a special pre-Christmas celebration Lunch or Evening Dinner throughout November and December, Durn House offers a magical setting.

Have a look at our Christmas 2019 menu, and download the group booking form for larger parties!


Gift Vouchers

It's that time of year again, the quest begins to find your nearest and dearest the perfect Christmas Gift.

Whether you're looking for a fabulous stocking filler, or a grand gift to top all gifts, a Durn House Gift Voucher provides the lucky recipient with an unforgettable experience that they'll treasure.

From delightful Afternoon Teas, to romantic Getaways by the sea, there are a range of different gift experiences to choose from. We also offer a range of monetary gift vouchers to suit.

Enjoy the convenience of browsing and buying online today - the quest is over; the perfect Christmas Gift is only a few clicks away.

Looking for something extra special? Contact us direct if you have a custom, bespoke Gift Voucher in mind.


Christmas Afternoon Teas

Christmas themed cakes and sandwiches, along with traditionally infused teas and steaming coffees, await you beside the roaring open fire in our Great Hall.

For a more private setting, enjoy the delights in our stunning Eden Room, or our elegant Restaurant.

Prices start from £17.50 per person and payment is required at the time of booking.


Mid Week Winter Retreat

Midweek Winter Retreat - Sunday to Thursday

2 nights from £215* per couple

 Your Bed & Breakfast Offer includes;

  • Express Check In

  • Christmas Cocktails* upon arrival

  • Overnight stay in a standard luxury double room

  • Full cooked & buffet breakfast each morning of your stay

*Room Upgrades Available

*t&cs apply


Christmas Fair

Sunday 1st December 19 - Durn House, Portsoy, Banff!

Christmas Fair! 12noon to 3pm!

Be sure to pick up charming and retro gifts for your loved ones!

Many one-off and unique finds - guaranteed to make your special someones smile.

Watch this space to see the FABULOUS stallholders we'll welcome on the day!

Christmas Cream Teas & Cocktails/ Mocktails, & seasonal Hot Drinks available too, of course!


Durn Road, Portsoy

Aberdeenshire AB45 2XT

T: 01261 843424


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Durn House is the trading name of Highland Hideaways Limited, Company Number 10546406

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