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The Shelter Stone - large self catering house in central Aviemore

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6 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 13
Aviemore, Aviemore and the Cairngorms, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
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The Shelter Stone is a beautiful Grade C listed house situated in the ever-popular Aviemore, within the Cairngorms National Park. The house sleeps up to 13 people in comfort (in a mixture of double, twin & family rooms), and is ideally located for year-round relaxing, adventurous holidays and short breaks.

The house boasts a large lounge (with open fire), dining room and well-equipped kitchen (electric range cooker, American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, food processor, toaster, kettle etc.). In addition, there is a separate utility room with Belfast sink and washing machine. Free unlimited superfast broadband Wi-Fi is available throughout the house.

There is a large family bedroom (double & single, with ensuite) on the ground floor, with a further 5 bedrooms...
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Listing #HL6708723
About the Owner
Rosie S
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone was well impressed with the beds, the amount of kitchen utensils, plates , cups ecetera , great for large groups , clean and warm , it’s really expensive to keep these old houses up to a standard and you can see these guys are...More

Thank chrisbuettner2018
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi Chris, Thanks so much for the amazing review! We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us such positive feedback. We're really pleased you like the beds, you were the first guests to try out the new mattresses! We hope to have you...More

Reviewed July 5, 2018

Just come back from a fantastic weekend away in the glorious sunshine staying at The Shelter Stone. The house was spacious and well equipped with ample parking. The location was excellent - very central and within easy walking distance of local shops and pubs. Any...More

Thank Bruce M
Management response:Responded July 8, 2018

Thanks Bruce! It's great to hear you enjoyed your stay. Our proximity to town is definitely handy. 😀 We hope you come back soon.

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

the Shelter Stone is superbly located , was nice and clean and was a perfect base for our tour of the Glorious Highlands , we shall be back for sure,More

Thank Hugh K
Management response:Responded June 14, 2018

Dear Hugh, thanks so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. The Shelter Stone is definitely in a great location - close to all the shops and restaurants and with easy access to the surrounding area. We hope you stay...More

  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (13)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Fulls
    5 Twins
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Aug 19, 2018 -
Oct 4, 2018
Early Autumn
3 nights
Oct 5, 2018 -
Oct 20, 2018
October Holidays
4 nights
Oct 21, 2018 -
Dec 20, 2018
Late Autumn
3 nights
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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.
  • Damage Deposit: $255 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Aviemore and the Cairngorms are simply brilliant for family & outdoor holidays and short breaks, but there is also plenty to offer those who prefer to relax!

Activities nearby include hill walking (from easy strolls for all to full-on mountaineering), skiing, mountain biking, watersports, horse riding & pony trekking, golf, fishing, stalking, quad biking and much more.

For those who wish to take things a bit slower, there are many lovely woodland and loch side walks, with the beach at Loch Morlich being a family favourite.

Day trips nearby include the Highland Wildlife Park, Landmark Forest Adventure Park, the Cairngorm Brewery and local distilleries.The Strathspey Steam Railway is a also a must.
Getting around
To get the most out of your visit to Aviemore and the Cairngorm National Park we would recommend a car due to the flexibility it gives you. However, the train station is only a five minute walk from the house and plenty of buses service the area.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 33.6 mi
Railway: Aviemore: 0.6 mi
Taking in the sights of the Cairngorm National Park is easiest by car, but Aviemore can be reached by train or bus, with the station just a 5 minute walk from the house.
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: 6.2 mi.
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