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Woodland Retreat

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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
4 reviews
Woodland Retreat in May
Woodland Retreat during Summer
Open Plan Kitchen and Living Area
View of River Deveron from master bedroom
Kitchen
Living area with log burner
Downstairs double bedroom
Living area
Downstairs twin bedroom
Pond in the woodland
Woodland Retreat in Winter
Kitchen, dining room
Woodland Retreat in Winter
Track down to the Woodland Retreat
Upstairs master bedroom
Walking through the wood down to the River Deveron
Deveron Valley Cottage
The Bothy
Lot of wild flowers by the river Deveron
The pond in the wood by Deveron lodge
Woodland Retreat
Woodland Retreat in summer
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Overview
Rental Home /
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Luxury fully equipped self-catering Finnish log cabin, set in 2½ acres of private wood overlooking the River Deveron. Wake up in the morning to the sound of birds singing and the river in the background - you could be anywhere - it is the place to come and relax and unwind.

The log cabin sleeps 4 + cot and has two bedrooms downstairs, a bathroom with shower, fully equipped kitchen and a spacious lounge with log burner, TV, DVD and CD player. Upstairs you have the master bedroom with TV and CD player. Outside you can relax on the veranda, enjoy a barbecue or rock yourself to sleep in the rocking chair.

Please note : There will be an extra charge for additional guests not booked in on the booking form.
About the owner, Carolyn d
Languages spoken: English, Dutch
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 23 reviews and 6 properties
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Listing #HL131757 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 4 reviews
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Janey048
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

We arrived late on Sunday 21st December, to walk into the log cabin where the wood burner was glowing Christmas carols playing, absolutely lovely!! The cabin is furnished to such a high standard and really felt like 'home from home' We took our dog and he was very comfortable there too, which is such a bonus as he is part...

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Management response:

We are certainly being spoilt by all the lovely reviews that have been posted recently. Thank you for your positive comments. Carolyn and I got a great sense of pride and satisfaction from talking to you and hearing how you were enjoying your Christmas break up here in the North East of Scotland in Woodland Retreat. We hope you will... more

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David P
Hawarden, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Very friendly welcome. Escorted to cabin and provided with loads of useful information including where to get the best ice cream. Cabin immaculate and well equipped. Fridge/ freezer could be a little larger to accommodate food for party. However Asda/Tesco are a short drive away. Wonderful, peaceful location with private walks down to the river. Log burner very efficient with... more

Management response:

Thank you for your kind comments. Carolyn and I are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us . We hope you will decide to stay with us again in the future.We do have additional freezer capacity in our laundry now. Just in case someone catches a large salmon on the river.We live in hope! more

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Arlene W
Strathaven, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

What a place...Log cabin in the most beautiful countryside of Banffshire. Stayed for a week with my daughter aged 6y and my mum and dad. The log cabin is fantastic, clean and very comfortable. Everything you need is within this fantastic place. Bed linen, towels, wood burner with loads of wood for the damper nights. Each day we went to... more

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely review.I am a little late with this response and we are now busy getting our Lodges ready for Xmas and New Year. All we need now is a little snow (not too much). Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you and your family.We hope you will stay with us again next time you... more

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Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    Yes
  • Elder Access:
    Yes
  • Pets Allowed:
    Ask
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    Yes
Additional amenities & feature info
Please note:Because we are fairly rural our landline broadband is not great. We have therefore purchased mobile WiFi devices in order to be able to offer our guests access to the internet. The WiFi is suitable for email, social media and browsing but not for downloading or Netfix/ Amazon prime, sorry! Hopefully we will be connected to superfast broadband one day. We ask £15,.per week for the WIFi which can be paid on arrival.
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 5 nights
$145
£100
$870
£600
Jan 4, 2016 -
Mar 25, 2016
Winter
3 nights
$174
£120
$652
£450
Mar 26, 2016 -
Apr 8, 2016
Easter
5 nights
$174
£120
$942
£650
Apr 9, 2016 -
Apr 29, 2016
Spring
3 nights
$174
£120
$689
£475
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Per dog: $43 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
School and bank holiday periods, Christmas, New Year and Easter rates may differ from the prices quoted. Reduced rates for 2 people staying.
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How to get there
Airport: Aberdeen: 44.7 mi
Railway: Huntly: 7.5 mi
Ferry: Aberdeen: 46.0 mi
Aberdeen airport is 45 minutes drive and Inverness airport is 1 hour and 30 minutes drive. Budget airlines arrive at these airports from various locations. Train stations are located in Aberdeen, Inverness and Huntly.

Huntly train station is 15 minutes drive. Cars can be hired from airports, train stations and in Huntly town centre.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 12.4 mi.
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