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30 reviews
Living room
Dining room
Master Bedroom
Twin bedroom
Rear view of cottage
Dolphin Centre in Spey Bay
Dolphins in Moray Firth
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Elgin, Moray, Scotland
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Ronnie D
Blyth, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed June 3, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Excellent warm cosy cottage, fabulous garden ideal if you have dogs. Our second stay there and already booked for next year 2017 lovely area to explore ideal for walkers Very competative prices a credit too the owners.

Management response:

Very many thanks. Look forward to having you back next year.


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Norwich, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Second time of staying at Chelona and cannot fault it in fact it has got even better with the large garden having a BBQ area under cover and a wonderful huge enclosed shower.Ian is a great owner leaving us with coffee,tea milk and a box of shortbread.After a 12 drive this was much needed.The fish and chip shop in Fochabars...

Management response:

Many thanks Mary. Always doing things to improve Chelona.


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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed January 14, 2016 for a stay in July 2015

We had a four night stay here during the summer holidays to visit family in Elgin. We usually stay in Burghead but since our usual place was booked we tried this place out. It was a delight. Lovely wee cottage in a lovely spot, close to the Spey Bay dolphin centre and with a nice garden for our five year...

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Jul 16, 2017 -
Aug 23, 2017
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Sep 2, 2017
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Dec 22, 2017
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About the neighborhood
Elgin is the capital of Morayshire and is 12 miles from Bogmoor. There is an old cathedral, museum, swimming pool, good shopping centre etc. Spey Bay is just over 1 mile, here is the Scottish Dolphin Centre with cafe. The River Spey is a good river for salmon fishing.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 42.9 mi
Railway: Elgin: 8.1 mi
Located 50 miles from both Aberdeen and Inverness airports which are linked all year from all main UK airports, by British Airways, Easyjet and Flybe. European links from Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Paris are also available.
Car hire is readily available at all airports.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Nearest Beach: 0.9 mi.
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