Mayen Estate is near the village of Rothiemay, near Huntly in the Historic country of Banffshire, Northern Scotland. The estate in on the border of Aberdeenshire and Moray, in easy access of the Moray Firth Coastline, Scotland's Castle Country and Whisky Speyside.
Mayen Estate, Rothiemay, Huntly, AB54 7NL
Drivers should not rely on SatNav or GPS to find us and take care to use the directions below.
From the main Aberdeen to Inverness road, the A96, turn off towards Portsoy immediately North of Huntly on the B9022. After a few miles the road picks up the River Deveron, which is also flowing North from Huntly. Going across the bridge over the River Isla, which flows from Keith and joins the Deveron, turn right, along the road signposted for Rothiemay, which will take you along the river to the village. On entering the village, turn left past the church and at the old blacksmith's turn right for Aberchirder, known locally as "Foggieloan" on the B9117.
After 2 or so miles you will go round a sharp left corner, before the powder pink Gate Lodge of Mayen, with its navy iron gates, signposted "Mayen House, Private".
Turn down the drive with the gate lodge and take the 2nd left to the back door of Mayen House, where you will be met by one of our hosts.
The nearest airport is Aberdeen Airport, where you can hire a car or take a taxi. The drive from the airport to Mayen Estate takes around one hour, following the A96 to Huntly.
You can take the train to Aberdeen and hire a car or take the train to Huntly and take a taxi. A taxi journey to Mayen Estate from Huntly will cost approximately £40 upwards.