Catering Contacts


Sam Chainey |

Sam is a freelance chef and we can’t stress how fantastic she is! She can offer anything from a budget meal to something that little bit more special and will cater for that one off meal or do cooked breakfast for all from £5 per head!

Derek Conder |  mob: 07855 941434


Derek is a live-in chef so you will need to allocate him a room. He has a daily rate (£125 per day) and will do all the shopping, cooking , serving and cleaning up. All you have to pay on top of his fee are the food bills.

Country Flavours of Alford |

A local outside catering specialist  who have catered at the Lodge on many occasions. Happy to provide one off meals or cater for the duration of your stay.

Gary Moyse |

Owner of a restaurant in nearby Banchory, Gary is happy to provide one off meals at the Lodge for that special occasion.

Ballater Deli |

The local Deli can deliver fantastic buffets to the Lodge. They also do really good value packed lunches which you can order and pick up in the village. Their sandwiches are made on homemade bread with an impressive list of mouthwatering fillings!

HM Sheridan|

Try the local butcher for that special event. Sheridans traditional slow hog roasting catering service provides beautiful succulent meat. You can choose to have a whole pig on the roaster or a rotisserie with chicken, turkey, beef, lamb and pork or a selection of meat – it’s your choice.

We recommend that you book your catering as quickly as possible to avoid disappointment. Please contact us and we can provide further assistance with your catering requirements.