Looking for an affordable place to stay in Aberdeen but don't know where to start? This historic city with famously sparkling granite buildings is one of Great Britain's best kept secrets. Aberdeen's healthy economy and prime seaside location have fostered a modernizing trend exemplified by sleek hotels like the Menzies Hotels in Dyce by the airport. There's still plenty of historic space near the center of town at hotels like the Beeches Aberdeen
near the River Dee or the serene Cove Bay Hotel
farther south. Any of these cheap but comfortable locales make a good home base whether you're in Aberdeen for the scenery or a taste of cozy Scottish hospitality.