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Findochty Holiday Cottage

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34 reviews
The cottage
The harbour
The lounge
The double bedroom
The lounge with well stocked book case
The kitchen with door leading to the shower room
The kitchen with seating for four
The bathroom
The lounge with gas effect log burner
The double bedroom
The twin room with two single beds
Sunset at the harbour  ©Paul Brown Photography
Picturesque Findochty harbour  ©Paul Brown Photography
Overlooking Findochty from the war memorial
The small beach by the cottage, called the Crooked Hythe
The beach a short walk from the cottage
Aerial view of Findochty harbour  ©Paul Brown Photography
The quirky colourful houses of Findochty  ©Paul Brown Photography
The Crooked Hythe in the snow
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Buckie, Moray, Scotland
This totally renovated, cosy 2 bedroom fisherman's cottage is a stone's throw from a small, secluded sandy beach, a short walk from a larger sandy beach and within easy walking distance of the harbour. The dolphins are frequent visitors to this area of coastline and are regularly seen during the summer months – keep an eye out at all times!
New for 2017 - super fast broadband!

The village has an excellent pub, The Admirals, as well as a chemist and post office, local store, and hairdressers.

The cottage makes an excellent base for exploring the area - there is plenty to do from golf, castles, whisky distilleries, wildlife watching, or just simply building sandcastles!

Findochty (locally pronounced Finechty) oozes character. Wander around the higgly piggledy narrow streets with the many multi-coloured houses to appreciate the r...
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Listing #HL156207
About the Owner
Clare and Steve L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

Fantastic cottage everything you could ask for an more. Claire and Steve have done a fantastic job with a tasteful renovation of the cottage. Beautiful setting in a lovely village with friendly people. The welcome pack was superb and very much appreciated especially the wine...More

Thank feewob
Reviewed December 2, 2017

The cottage has everything you'll need. And very cosy on a stormy evening. The owners were extremely helpful too. If you're heading to the north east, I would highly recommend booking this cute little cottage.

Thank Jennifer S
Management response:Responded December 18, 2017

Thanks for your review Jennifer. We're really glad you enjoyed your stay at our wee cottage in Findochty. You're welcome to come back and stay anytime!

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

The cottage was beautiful and had everything we needed for a week away from the rat race. The owners left a welcome pack of milk, bread, eggs etc and a bottle of wine! Findochty is a good base for visiting the North Sea coast of...More

Thank Mary M
Management response:Responded October 23, 2017

Thank you for a lovely review Mary, we're really pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Findochty. We look forward to seeing you again next year!

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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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 7 nights --
Jun 23, 2018 -
Sep 1, 2018
Summer 2018
7 nights --
Sep 2, 2018 -
Oct 27, 2018
Autumn 2018
7 nights --
Oct 28, 2018 -
Dec 22, 2018
Off Peak 2018
3 nights
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.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices may be subject to change at the advertisers discretion.
Discount of £20 when booking 2 consecutive weeks.
Supplement of £10 for dogs, maximum 1 dog.
Short breaks and flexible change-over days available in off-peak season only; November to March.
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About the neighborhood
Findochty is a picturesque fishing village dating back to as early as the 1400's. It used to be a busy fishing port, but the harbour is now home to leisure boats and used for pleasure. The village has an excellent pub serving meals, a convenience store, chemist and post office.

The nearby villages of Portknockie and Cullen are well worth a visit; Portknockie for its rugged coastline and stunning Bow Fiddle Rock and Cullen for its superb beach, unique shops and ice cream - people come from miles around for a Cullen ice cream!

Buckie is the nearest town, with all the usual amenities - super markets, petrol station etc. There is also a working harbour.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Aberdeen or Inverness: 65.2 mi
Railway: Keith or Elgin: 19.9 mi
Findochty is located between Aberdeen and Inverness airports, making it easily accessible from around the world. The nearest train station is Keith or Elgin, both approximately 20 miles away. Buses run between Aberdeen and Inverness but for convenience the use of a car is advised.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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