Oakbank - Comfort in the Glens!

Self Catering

40 High Street, ., Edzell, Angus & Dundee, DD9 7TA

    Oakbank, Comfort in the Glens! Welcome to our comfortable 3 bedroom self catering apartment at the edge of the famous Angus Glens in Scotland.

    Oakbank will offer you all the comforts of home in the picturesque setting just a stone's throw from all the activities and beauty associated with the famous Glens. Whether it is fishing, shooting, golf, hiking, cycling, beach combing, sight seeing or simply enjoying the fabulous scenery you are looking for; Edzell is the perfect base for all these activities and more!
    The spacious apartment is the on the first floor of a purpose built building established by a painter/decorator in 1899. It was completely renovated in 2007. The apartment now comprises a comfortable lounge, with sofa bed if required, a large family kitchen/ dining room and a luxury bathroom. There are three bedrooms; the master bedroom is a double with an en-suite bathroom at the front of the apartment and the two twin bedrooms are situated at the rear of the apartment with country views. The second of the twin bedrooms is accessed from the lounge.

    The fully enclosed back garden has a large patio area with garden furniture, a barbeque and a small grassed area. A large shed is available for the storage of recreational equipment such as bicycles, golf clubs and fishing rods. Off-road parking at the back of the apartment is possible via a lane at the side of the building.

    Our aim is to please to ensure our visitors are as comfortable at Oakbank as they would be at home, the apartment has been furnished with this aim in mind. From the basics such as gas central heating, double glazing, wooden floors, under floor heating in the bathrooms, dryer, washing machine, micro-wave, oven, fridge, freezer and coffee-maker. To the little extra's such as four televisions, hair-dryer, stereo, play-station with games, dvd's and a selection of books and board games.

    Village of Edzell

    Oakbank can be found in the High Street, the heart of the small village of Edzell. Edzell is a thriving community with approximately 700 inhabitants. Despite its size it has a wealth of amenities to offer both to its residents and welcome visitors. Within walking distance of Oakbank you can find for instance two hotels, two hairdressers, chemist, post office, baker, garage, butcher, newsagent, general store, health centre, church, coffee shop, restaurant, bowling club, health club and a golf club with 18-holes, 9-holes, pro-shop and a superb driving range.

    What can we do in Angus?

    The area is a magnet for sporting enthusiasts and with the glens, beaches, castles, distilleries and local sights abundant, the choice is yours.............
    Golf - Apart from Edzell Golf Club, a host of other famous, challenging and/or beautiful courses are on your doorstep.

    Fishing - The rivers North Esk and South Esk offer superb salmon fishing and the beaches at St. Cyrus are ideal for sea-fishing.

    Walking - The Angus Glens and Grampian hills are ideal for all walking enthusiasts from a gentle family stroll along the river banks to a serious hike across the hills.

    Sightseeing - Edzell Castle, Glamis Castle, Dunottar Castle, Fettercairn Distillery, Discovery Point Dundee, House of Dun and the Duthie Park winter gardens in Aberdeen are a few of the local attractions. Alternatively venture across the stunning Cairn O'Mount to Banchory and Royal Deeside in just half an hour.
    4 Self Catering
    Cyclists Welcome Anglers Welcome Golfers Welcome Children Welcome Walkers Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Oakbank - high season
    £650.00 per unit per week
    Oakbank - low season
    £375.00 per unit per week
    Oakbank - mid season
    £500.00 per unit per week

    Short breaks of a minimum stay of three nights are available all year, apart from our high season in July and August.

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available


    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Hi-Fi
    • Radio
    • TV In Room
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • American Express Card
    • Cheque
    • Internet Banking Transfer
    • Mastercard
    • PayPal
    • VISA Card


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Cycle Locker
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Parking
    • Private Parking
    • Public Parking Nearby


    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available


    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Linen Provided
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Washing Machine

    Languages Spoken

    • Dutch Speaking
    • Flemish Speaking
    • French Speaking
    • German Speaking


    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Business Travellers
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People

    Road Directions

    Just 4 miles off the A90 heading north to Aberdeen, Edzell is 30 min from Dundee, 45 mins from Aberdeen, 90 mins from Edinburgh and 120 mins from Glasgow.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- Trains heading north to Aberdeen from either Glasgow or Edinburgh will stop at Montrose; the nearest train station to Edzell. From the station a taxi or bus service is available.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- International airports can be found at Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Prestwick. Regional flights from London fly to Dundee. Some of the available airlines are BritishAirways, BritishMidlands, Easyjet, Flybe, GermanWings, KLM, Ryanair, ScotAirways and Transavia.

    Getting there by ferry:- The nearest ferry port is Rosyth, just north of Edinburgh, which is less than 90 mins from Edzell. The Superfast ferry from Zeebrugge docks here every other day. Other ferry connections with the continent can be found in Newcastle where DFS sail to Ijmuiden in The Netherlands, and Hull where P&O Ferries sail to Zeebrugge and Hoek van Holland.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

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    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bedrooms with no fitted carpets available
    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath
      • bath with shower
      • level entry shower
      • separate shower unit

    General Questions

    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment

    Building Entrance

    • There are steps to the main entrance
      • Number of steps 1st floor apartment


    • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

    Oakbank - Comfort in the Glens!

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