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Aberdeen Vacation Package Deals

Get going on your ideal Aberdeen getaway! Let the savvy team here at Orbitz pull together top-value flight and hotel combos.

Want to save up to $369^? All you've got to do is combine your bookings by selecting your desired hotels, rental cars, airfares and experiences.

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Aberdeen Travel Guide

Where is Aberdeen?

Nothing puts you in the mood for adventure more than researching your next dream destination. So, are you ready to learn a thing or two about Aberdeen?

It lies roughly 95 miles northeast of Edinburgh, the national capital, and 13 miles northeast of Stonehaven.

Ready to rub shoulders with the locals? 180,000 people call this part of Aberdeenshire and Moray home.

Places to Visit in Aberdeen

You wouldn't want to take a vacation in Aberdeen without checking out prominent attractions like the King's College and the University of Aberdeen. A few other fine options include the Aberdeen Art Gallery and the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre. If you can, do your best to see them all.

Tee off and enjoy a fun round of golf at Royal Aberdeen Golf Club. Seeking some more options? Check out the best local music at Aberdeen Music Hall, a lively music venue. But wait, there's more! No matter if you're a real landlubber or a salty sea dog, a tour of Aberdeen Maritime Museum promises to be a fun and educational day out.

Car Rentals in Aberdeen

How about exploring the region on your own terms? Be the architect of your own epic adventure by checking out car rentals in Aberdeen with the help of Orbitz.

If your flight lands at Aberdeen Airport, you can pretty much rent a ride in the arrivals hall. Avis and Sixt are both a short distance from the arrivals gate.

Alamo Rent A Car can be found in the city center at 80 Skene Square. If you plan to stay nearby, it doesn't get easier than this.

Where to stay in Aberdeen – Hotel Accommodation

With at least 72 hotels in Aberdeen, finding your perfect place to stay won't be a problem. We'll make the decision straightforward, so you can focus on your awesome adventure!

Look into the brilliant amenities and services at the Marischal Apartments and Macdonald Norwood Hall Hotel.

Nearest Airports to Aberdeen

Start your Aberdeen vacation smoothly by learning a few things about Aberdeen Airport, the nearest terminal. Abbreviated as ABZ, it's 5 miles northwest of Aberdeen's center. It's also the main gateway for most travelers.

Popular Places to Visit Near Aberdeen

Forfar is just 45 miles from Aberdeen. Visit this place for easy access to some outstanding attractions like Glamis Castle and J.M. Barrie's Birthplace. If you're able to, travel just 60 miles to Dundee. This is another area offering close by brilliant attractions like the West Park and the Verdant Works.

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No Cancellation Fees

Dusted off your passport, booked that long-awaited trip but now you can't go? Don't panic — we make canceling your plans trouble-free by not asking you for a fee.^ Act swiftly and your chosen airline and hotel might do the same!

Top Rated Hotels for your Aberdeen Vacation

Sure by Best Western Aberdeen
Sure by Best Western Aberdeen
3.5 out of 5.0 20 Summerhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland
Free Cancellation
$46
4.0/5 (3 reviews)

Great mattress, pillows, shower and yummy snacks for coffee/tea etc. Limited parking but the car was safe. Staff very helpful👏👏😄 Excellent location - half mile from friends we were meeting! Area really is a bit decrepit.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2018
At Sure by Best Western Aberdeen, guests have access to free WiFi in public areas, free newspapers, and laundry facilities. If you plan to drive, free offsite ...
Hampton By Hilton Aberdeen Westhill
Hampton By Hilton Aberdeen Westhill
3.0 out of 5.0 Straik Road, Elrick, Westhill, Scotland
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4.2/5 (4 reviews)

It was easy to get to with lots of parking. Rooms had wonderful beds

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019
Renovated in 2017, Hampton By Hilton Aberdeen Westhill offers a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a business center. If you plan to drive, free ...
Mercure Aberdeen Ardoe House Hotel & Spa
Mercure Aberdeen Ardoe House Hotel & Spa
4.0 out of 5.0 South Deeside Road, Blairs, Aberdeen, Scotland
Free Cancellation
$76
5.0/5 (4 reviews)

Great location and view, hotel stay was comfortable overall. Great restaurant and bar.

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2018
Guests of Mercure Aberdeen Ardoe House Hotel & Spa enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. If you drive, put free parking to good use. ...

Things To Do during your Aberdeen Vacation

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