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Hill Crest Cottage - Traditional Seaside Charm

Hill Crest Holiday Cottage
Certificate of Excellence
36 reviews
Hill Crest Holiday Cottage
Lounge with flat screen TV, DVD player & wide choice of movies, games, puzzles, books
Lounge also has electric fire and both sea and garden views
View from lounge towards front hall .
Kitchen and breakfast bar
Fully equipped kitchen with breakfast bar
Dining room set for six ready for a relaxing meal.  Includes cosy gas fire.
Dining room has three windows all with sea views.
Gas fire in the dining room.  Cozy reading nook in the corner.
Main floor double bedroom with king size bed and ensuite shower room
Kingsize bed in main floor bedroom
First floor double bedroom with kingsize bed and sea views on three sides.
First floor single bedroom with window seat and sea view.
First floor single bedroom with garden and sea view.
The Gazebo overlooking Cullen Bay
Comfortable deck chairs
Decking overlooking the Bay
View from the deck of Cullen Bay including the harbour, beach and the golf course
Tides out - Cullen's Seatown in the distance
Back garden patio set.
Back garden view from the patio.
View to the gazebo from the kitchen.
Pretty things.
Sea views from almost every window!
An excellent spot for dolphin spotting
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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Cullen, Moray, Scotland
Hill Crest Holiday Cottage is a traditional period cottage superbly located in a prime elevated site with stunning, unobstructed sea views overlooking Cullen Bay in the Royal Burgh of Cullen, a charming and historic fishing village on the Moray Firth in Scotland.

Hill Crest is a spacious and comfortable 4 bedroom and 2 bathoom family home with all the modern conveniences. The cottage also benefits from a lovely private garden and decking with a gazebo from which to appreciate the wonderful views. This cliff top cottage is only steps away from a walking path which leads directly to the habour, Cullen Beach and the local links golf course to the west. The coastal trail to the east will take you through incredible scenery, with opportunities to view a variety of wildlife,to the ancient ruins of Findlater Castle. Dolphin watching, boati...
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About the Owner, Selma N
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 57 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We like to meet our guests at the cottage on arrival day to show them around the property Keys are provided at that time. We are a phone call away for any questions or concerns after arrival day.
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Listing #HL413750
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 36 reviews
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Cupar, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Our stay at Hill Crest was wonderful. Everything you could ask for was provided. We were greeted by Selma upon arrival. We were made to feel so welcome. The house is immaculate and furnished beautifully. We can't wait to return. Can't reccomended this house enough.

Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We really enjoy the great feedback we receive from our guests. We look forward to your next visit. Selma & Rob


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Bourbonnais, Illinois
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

What a lovely experience staying at Hillcrest cottage. I've stayed at dozens of properties and this one has to be among my favorites. Although I chose the cottage after viewing it on line - the photos didn't do it justice. It was larger than it appeared and each room was tastefully and comfortably decorated. The kitchen was so well -...

Management response:

Thank you so very much for your review of Hill Crest. You really painted a picture of what is on offer and I'm so pleased that both of you enjoyed both the house and your visit to our area. We would love to have you come to stay again in the future. Selma & Rob


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Reviewed October 4, 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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So back again to the wonderful Hillcrest in Cullen. This amazing house will be a forever holiday for us. We just love the hospitality Selma and Rob provide every time we go. When you walk into the cottage the first thing that is apparent is the care taken on cleaning the whole house after the last guests have stayed. It...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind words. Hill Crest has become a favourite haven for so many of our return guests. We love sharing it with everyone who comes to stay and do our best to make it feel special to everyone who steps through our door. We look forward to your next holiday! Selma & Rob


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    2 Queens
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Feb 25, 2018 -
Mar 24, 2018
Late Winter
3 nights
Mar 25, 2018 -
Apr 28, 2018
Early Spring
3 nights
Apr 29, 2018 -
Jun 23, 2018
Late Spring
3 nights
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About the neighborhood
The Banffshire Coast is home to a diversity of wildlife and beautiful rugged landscapes and has a relatively mild climate. The area is rich with history and heritage based on fishing and agriculture which provides the foundation for many excellent visitor attractions and festivals celebrating the traditions of the area. Cullen provides a terrific base for attractions such as the Malt Whiskey Trail and the Castle Trail which are only a short drive away.
Getting around
The village is very easily explored on foot. A car is recommended for visits further afield. Cullen is on the local bus route as well.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Aberdeen and Inverness : 59.0 mi
Railway: Keith Station : 11.8 mi
Cullen is located on the Scotland northeast coastal A98 road midway between Aberdeen and Inverness. It is best reached by car and there is also a regular coastal bus service. The closest train service is provided in the town of Keith and airports in Aberdeen to the east and Inverness to the west service this popular area and are approximately the same distance from Cullen.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 mi.
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