Late availability Hogmanay/New Year breaks in Ballater, Royal Deeside in the Cairngorms National Park. Unique 4* one-bedroomed cottage near the centre of the village. Price for Hogmanay from £395/wk; short break from £250 for 3 nights all inclusive. Ballater is a vibrant village with many amenities including bike hire & outdoor shop & the recently opened Rothesay Rooms restaurant and Highgrove shop. Ideal for a couple but sleeps 2+1. Sorry, no availability calendar or online booking, please contact us direct, thank you.
Secluded and exclusive one-bedroomed cottage close to centre of lovely village of Ballater. It comprises lounge with cloakroom adjoining, kitchen, family sized bedroom with king-size bed and single bed and an en-suite bathroom. Leading from patio doors in the lounge there is a decked patio with sunny aspect overlooking the garden and facing the beautiful Craigendarroch hill. The cottage is ideal for couples but sleeps 2+1 and there is either a fold-down bed suitable for a child or a bed-settee for an adult both of which are available for a small supplement. Wi-fi is available free of charge (subject to usage being reasonable).
The accommodation has the benefit of being close to the centre of the village yet being in a secluded spot. Almost all amenties are within walking distance. The Newsagents' is only about a minute's walk away as is the Tourist office and the Old Royal Railway Station. Many of the shops in the village have Royal Warrants.
The area is known for its Royal connections, Balmoral Castle and the Royal Lochnagar Distillery, also walking, cycling, golfing, fishing and castle and whisky trails. Cycle hire nearby. There is a lovely Golf course in Ballater as well as many in the area. Take in the beautiful scenery of the Cairngorms National Park - the nature reserves at Muir of Dinnet & Loch Muick & the Mar Lodge estate recently featured on Winterwatch. For the more adventurous - go skiing at Glenshee & the Lecht!
Strictly non-smoking. Sorry, no pets.
We have many returning visitors and recent comments include:-
"Back again and everything just as we expected.........Booked again..... can't wait" and, "Here we are back again for the seventh time, it is just like coming home. The cottage is just as good as ever, clean, warm and cosy".
Members of the Association of Scotland's Self-Caterers - www.embracescotland.co.uk
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
Available February and March for short breaks from £240 and for weekly stays from £425. Ideal for couples but sleeps 2+1.
Granite-fronted spacious & unique 4* cottage situated in the delightful village of Ballater with its unique shops, cafes & restaurants.
Enjoy the outdoors - skiing, walking, golfing, cycling - and take in the beautiful scenery of the Cairngorms National Park, the nature reserves at Muir of Dinnet & Loch Muick & the Mar Lodge Estate featured on Winterwatch.
We are not on TripAdvisor but have many visitors who have returned year after year. The cottage was awarded the VisitScotland Disabled with Assistance award. Not showing on availability charts as no online booking - please call, text or email. Thanks!