In the heart of rural Aberdeenshire, discover Smithfield Bed & Breakfast on the edge of the small hamlet of Ythanbank, nestled in the valley of the River Ythan. Just 10 minutes from Ellon & Methlick, and 30 minutes from Aberdeen & Peterhead, Smithfield is an ideal base from which to commute into town or to explore the treasures of the North East of Scotland.
Set in the peaceful, secluded countryside of the Ythan Valley, the owners of this quality Bed & Breakfast offer a warm and friendly welcome and an individualised service. Guests are welcome to relax in the south-facing sitting room, listen to music, and enjoy books from the wide and eclectic collection.
Guest rooms include a spacious & elegantly furnished double room with en-suite shower room on the ground floor; as well as a tastefully furnished, single room, with separate, private bathroom on the first floor. Both rooms have sumptuous organic cotton mattresses, tea & coffee making facilities and enjoy views over the garden and the rolling countryside beyond.
Smithfield of Ythanbank, is well positioned for exploring both Aberdeenshire's famous Castle Country and Coastal Trail and is just a few miles from the popular National Trust properties of Haddo House and Fyvie Castle. Amidst stunning countryside and close to miles of remote beaches, Smithfield is well placed for river and sea fishing, golf, inland & coastal walking and wildlife watching. Smithfield is also close to the National Cycle Route and is encircled by delightful rural country lanes, all topped off with beautiful large, ever-changing skies and breath-taking sunsets.
Guestbook comments include:
“What a wonderful place – the hospitality was so excellent.”
“Heavenly bliss – The warmest of welcomes, top notch accommodation, the loveliest hosts and the most incredible food.”
“Food fantastically presented and very tasty.”
“Perfect in every way.