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Cairnton Farm Cottages

Lumphanan | Banchory, Aboyne AB34 5BD, Scotland
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Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love it! Love it! Love it! We had a fantastic time at the Stables. It was the perfect location for our first tour of Scotland. We were within a short drive of all the castles we went to see along the castle trail. The cottage was beautiful - exactly as the online pictures show - and had everything we needed... More

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Glasgow
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We have just spent a week at The Bothy, the smallest of the 3 cottages available at Cairnton Farm and we had a lovely break with our dog. The cottage is on a working Aberdeen Angus beef farm and boy do that family work hard!! It has wonderful views across Royal Deeside to the south, east and west. It's very... More

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Bergen, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I had the privilege of staying in The Byre at Cairnton farm Cottage. It was a wonderfully pleasurable experience from beginning to end, and even before I got there. The atmosphere is relaxing, the view breathtaking, and the hosts, Ken and Margie, the epitome of northern Scottish hospitality. I was there for 5 weeks for a get-away-from the -city, and... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Spent a lovely relaxing week at the Byre with my husband and friends. The cottage is perfect, clean and comfortable, with the comfiest beds we have ever slept in on a cottage holiday. Well equipped and we made good use of the woodstove, even switching the heating off so we could enjoy the fire in the evenings. Our 3 dogs... More

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Bradford, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The four of us stayed at The Bothy, one of 3 cottages on the Cairnton Aberdeen Angus farm. Words cannot suitably describe how lovely it is, with the beautiful views from 3 sides of the cottage that are pure glass. Underfloor heating meant we didn't need to utilise the 2 wood burning stoves but even in March we had the... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We are just back from a brilliant weekend staying inThe Bothy, and it wasn't long enough! This is the first time i have ever written a review on trip advisor, but i just had too! The location, the scenery, the cottages, everything is just perfect! Myself, 4 year old and 1 year old boys, my mum and my sister with... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Just back from our second visit to the bothy and I doubt it will be our last. Lovely location, very rural but within close driving distance to nearby villages for corner shops (kincardine o'neil), restaurants and co-op (Aboyne) or a large tesco in Banchory. There are numerous options for local walks, or straying further afield it is a good base... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in The Byre, cottage was amazing with everything we needed & pet friendly - 1 springer, 1 pug & 1 cat. Location is great for anyone wanting a mixture of relaxation & walking. Only a short drive into The Cairngorms. Will definitely visit again.

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Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We stayed in the stables for half term week, what a lovely place, beautiful setting, in the cairngorms, with great facilities, The stables had a large living dining kitchen, we were worried that the photos only showed one sofa, but there were 2 comfy leather sofas. Fully equipped kitchen, with the all important appliances, lovely comfy beds, and bedding, 2... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Our family discovered Deeside activity park in April on our last trip up. We noticed the cottages advertised at the park shop. The owner Margaret kindly showed us around them and we decided to book. We stayed at the Bothy with our 3 girls (all under 9) and 2 dogs. Ken the owner/farmer has been outstanding all round but especially... More

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Address: Lumphanan | Banchory, Aboyne AB34 5BD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aboyne
Also Known As:
Cairnton Farm Cottages Aboyne, Scotland

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Cairnton Farm Cottages are 3 superbly finished self catering cottages set within the grounds of The Cairnton Aberdeen Angus beef farm on Royal Deeside, and with stunning views across the Dee Valley. The cottages are Visit Scotland 4 star rated self catering accommodation. Royal Deeside is a premier outdoor playground for lovers of adventure sports, and boasts several castles and stately homes including Balmoral, a world class whisky distillery, an abundance of scenic walks to suit all levels, many picturesque towns and villages, and is only a short drive from Aberdeen city. Our cottages are ideal if you are looking for a home from home in the country with access to lots of outdoor pursuits in the surrounding area. ... more   less 
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