Graeme Barber Butchers

Excellent butchers in Alford, the home of Aberdeen Angus.

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Marks and Spencer Food Hall

This is not just food. This is M&S food!

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J G Ross Bakers

Bakery Takeaway: Freshly Baked Products every day, Hot Pies, Hot Meals, Soup of the Day, Freshly Made Sandwiches, Hot Paninis or Toasties, Smoothies or Milkshake. They can take orders for all kinds of celebration cakes – whether you need a made-to-measure bespoke one, a particular classic design and specification, or even want to transfer a picture onto a cake to make an edible work of art, it’s no problem. Please ask instore for details.

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The Hair Shop

Fancy a holiday snip or hair-do? There's a 'Hair-shop' in Alford and nearby Kenmay.

Address: Unit 6, Haughton Court, Main Street, Alford, Aberdeenshire. AB33 8DW

Phone: 019755 63966.



Co-operative Food Store

Our local 'store' for your basic food supplies, toiletries and provisions. Also has a cash-machine and nearby recycling centre.

Address: Mart Road, Alford. AB33 8BZ (just up from the Great Wall Chinese restaurant, which is on the main street)


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In nearby Westhill (about 20 minutes drive from Acorn Bothy) - large store, cash-machines, plus fuel facilities.

Open 8am - 10pm

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K & A Anderson - local vehicle garage

Shell garage for fuel and car repairs. Open 8am-6pm, but with a facility for fuel access via card-payment out-of-hours.

Address: K & A Anderson, Lonenwell Garage, Aberdeen Road, Alford AB33 8ED

Phone: 019755 62215

Website location:

  • Free unlimited WiFi
  • Kerosene oil heating
  • Cooking by gas
  • Bath and hand towels
  • Crisp cotton bed linen
  • Summer and winter duvet
  • Selection of pillows
  • TV with DVD/CD player
  • Dishwasher & washing machine
  • Tea bags, instant coffee & sugar provided
  • Microwave with grill function
  • Fridge with freezer compartment
  • Access to library of books, CD's and over 60 DVD's
  • Hulstra designer king-size bed
  • Outside decking with table and chairs