If you haven’t been out to visit Treehouse in either Midmar or the city store on Whitehall Road, for a while, then you’re in for a real treat.
Not only does the Midmar Store boast a fabulous selection of wood flooring, which is gracing at least one local castle, but there’s also a Hutchison’s of Portsoy showroom where you’ll find the best traditional and modern wood burners and fireplaces.
With12,000sq feet of retail space and over 100 car parking spaces, Treehouse Midmar is the perfect combination for out of town shopping, a relaxing atmosphere and great food. Just head to Westhill, then follow the B9119 through Gairlogie and Echt until you reach Treehouse on your left. There are spacious, dedicated showrooms for wooden flooring, carpet, stone and tiles from all the top manufacturers alongside the beautiful Neptune Kitchen and Home Centre (www.neptune.com) and dedicated Voyage Maison Room. An extensive home and giftware area features quirky furniture from Coach House and Libra, beautiful SIA Home Fashion, Parlane, Arran Aromatics, NEOM, Lampe Berger, Jellycat, Love Olli and Heaven Sends amongst a host of other top homeware brands.
Don’t miss the chance to visit Café Treehouse while you’re at Midmar. You can breakfast on filled croissants if you’re feeling continental, or tuck in to a great value traditional fry up from the all-day breakfast menu, or enjoy a range of sandwiches or paninis for a lighter lunch. As well as tasty and creative main courses which features timeless favourites like local haddock and hand-made burgers. Better yet, Café Treehouse is run by Inspire, the Aberdeen based charity that provides training opportunities and services for those with learning disabilities.
There’s even a meeting space than can house up to a dozen delegates with the latest AV equipment and a break out room for the café’s catering.
The Treehouse at Midmar also hosts a popular farmers market on the first Sunday of the month, with some of the region’s best artisan food producers bringing their stalls. Regulars include Granite City Fish, H.M Sheridans, the Ballater Butcher and Cove Honey Bees.
Treehouse also hosts the very prestigious GT Scotland Supercar Sunday Breakfast event bi-monthly, which sees a hundred of the owners of the highest profile luxury vehicles in Scotland in attendance.
Treehouse Midmar, North Lurg, Aberdeenshire AB51 7NB Tel: 01330 830101 Open 10.00am -4.30pm Monday to Friday, 10am-5.30pm all weekend
In addition, Treehouse on Whitehall Road is also home to the delightful Corner Tree Café, serving breakfast and lunch seven days a week. The café hosts a marvellous selection of choices, including some divine hand-made waffles and bagels, Corner Tree has already established itself as a popular spot to gather with friends. Delicious daily specials compliment the lunchtime offering, with the Mac ‘n’ Cheese Toastie standing out as a suitably indulgent treat, particularly when paired with the heavenly Raspberry and Caramac Cheesecake. If you’re really feeling gluttonous, then try afternoon tea. The beautifully presented three tier cake stand comes crammed with generously-filled sandwiches; scones with thick cream and fruity jams and, to top it off, glorious slices of handmade cake.
Treehouse, 3 Whitehall Road, Aberdeen AB25 2PP Tel: 01224 647744 Open 8am-5pm Monday to
Friday, 9am-5pm all weekend firstname.lastname@example.org www.cornertreecafe.co.uk www.treehouse.co.uk