Macrae Court sheltered housing

Macrae Court building

On this page you will find information about Macrae Court sheltered housing:


Macrae Court is located close to the centre of the fishing village of Portsoy, home to the annual Traditional Scottish Boat Festival. The full address is:

Macrae Court
Seafield Place
AB45 2RE

There is a convenience shop, a post office, cafes and a chemist all close to Macrae Court.

The wider area of Banff offers:

  • Coffee shops
  • Fish and chip shop
  • Swimming pool
  • Golf club

The town of Elgin is a forty-five-minute car journey from Portsoy, offering a wide range of shops, green spaces and leisure activities.


Macrae Court has 22 flats, on 3 levels, with:

  • lift access
  • a communal lounge
  • a library
  • gardens

Each flat has:

  • electric heating
  • double glazing
  • fitted kitchens

Macrae Court is fitted with a door entry system and all properties are connected to the Community Alarm Service.


Many sheltered housing communities offer opportunities to engage with other tenants and participate in activities. The communal areas such as lounges and gardens provide space tenants can use for relaxation and casual socialising.

Activities vary from community to community, and can include:

  • fish and chip nights
  • bingo
  • dominoes
  • craft clubs
  • concerts

Tenants are regularly consulted regarding future activities and encouraged to contribute suggestions. Available activities will be advertised on the notice board within Macrae Court.


For general enquiries about sheltered housing please email or phone 01467 468154.

For questions about Macrae Court please email or phone 01346 417360.

If you wish to apply for sheltered housing you can do so through our housing portal.