Peterhead is the most easterly town on the Scottish mainland, with excellent access to the A90 and within easy access to Aberdeen and Dyce.

  • 17 Miles to Ellon
  • 17 Miles to Fraserburgh
  • 31 Miles to Dyce
  • 31 Miles to Aberdeen

Life in the area

Founded by fishermen as a modest fishing town, Peterhead has thrived on its maritime routes, with a population of approximately 19,000; it is now Aberdeenshire’s largest town.

Surrounded by countryside, beautiful landscape, a wide range of shops and services and a friendly community these are just a few of the reasons why Peterhead is so popular.

Things to see and do

There is always something to do in Peterhead, below are just a few of the services that it has to offer:

  • A Flourishing Town Centre
  • Many Pubs and Restaurants
  • Peterhead Golf Course
  • Peterhead Lido: Golden Beaches
  • Peterhead Maritime Museum
  • Nearby Beaches: with the chance to observe a wide variety of wildlife including sea birds, seals, dolphins and whales
  • Swimming Pool and Leisure Centre
  • Nature Reserves, with Bullers of Buchan on the Doorstep

Local Amenities

  • Several Primary Schools
  • Peterhead Academy
  • A Flourishing Town Centre, with Buchan Gateway and Peterhead Retail Parks
  • General Grocery and Convenience Stores
  • Hospital
  • Doctors
  • Police Station
  • Post Office
  • Banks
  • Hairdressers and Beauticians
  • Good Public Transport Links to Aberdeen City and surrounding area

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