Our village is a thriving community in the heart of rural Aberdeenshire, within commuting distance of Aberdeen, Inverurie and Ellon.
Just a few minutes' walk from Cottonhillock you'll find the local shop, garage, church, village hall, park, community garden and the Ythanview Hotel with Jay's famous chicken curry and weekly steak nights
Methlick is home to a thriving church that sits at the heart of the local community. With Sunday services, play groups and regular social events there is something for everybody
Methlick Cricket Club is just down the road and always looking for new members of all ages and abilities. There are also endless walks and bike rides to get stuck in to. See the Local Area page for our tips.
The village primary school is just next to Cottonhillock and can be accessed via a safe walking route from the development. Head Teacher Mrs Colette Fraser says:"We are a happy team of staff, pupils and parents who work together to create positive learning experiences"