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Tigh na Cala

Overview
Cottage -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Portknockie, Moray, Scotland
Situated just yards away from the picturesque harbour of Portknockie 'Tigh na Cala' is a traditional detached stone built cottage, and located in the old part of Portknockie on the Moray Firth coast. The spacious 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom property has been completely renovated and refurbished to a high standard by the present owners and can comfortably accommodate 7 people. On a clear day there are views towards the Caithness coast, and during the summer evenings you can watch the sunsets disappearing over the sea. You may also catch a glimpse of the dolphins as they pass by.
Portknockie is an ideal location for a relaxing holiday and local activities include golfing, coastal walks, many suitable for cyclists. Malt Whisky, Castle and Heritage Trails are all easily accessible.
The clean sandy beaches and viaduct of Cullen are a short w...
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Listing #HL219949
About the Owner
Sharon M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2012
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

FIrst class accommodation in beautiful location. Highly recommended. Standard is really high and everything is clean and fresh.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Trek752198
Reviewed August 14, 2017

On holiday with my daughter and son in law and two dogs . Portknockie is so central to travel along the coast. Ice cream at Cullen is a must

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank aileencook
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

What a wonderful cottage. Everything you could ask for and the pillows were so comfy I have ordered some for home ! Brilliantly placed for the whisky trail and many castles. Would love to go again and see the northern lights through Bow Fiddle rock....More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Pam W
Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Downstairs: Entrance hall, living room, dining kitchen, utility room, shower room, double bedroom.
Upstairs: King size bedroom, twin bedroom, single bedroom, family bathroom.
Outside: Enclosed garden, off road parking, garage for storing bicycles etc.
The house has full central heating throughout.
On the ground floor, there is a well-equipped dining kitchen newly installed in 2008, including electric cooker, dishwasher, microwave, full size fridge and freezer. It features a traditional cast iron fireplace, leading to utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Off the utility room is a downstairs shower room complete with shower cubicle, toilet and wash hand basin.
A comfortable living room with traditional fireplace with coal and flame effect electric fire. There is a 32' wide...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
    3 Twins
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About the neighborhood
Portknockie is a lovely peaceful fishing village and overlooks a natural harbour on the Moray Coast. Portknockie has a fantastic community spirit and has won 'Best village in bloom' many times in the past. There are many coastal walks from the cottage along the rugged cliffs which lead to coves and beaches, and you may pass the local landmark of Bow Fiddle rock. You could also walk or cycle the old railway viaduct from the village to Cullen a couple of miles away. Or just sit at the top of the harbour and watch the activities of the harbour. The area has a variety of wildlife with colonies of seabirds, dolphins and seals.
You do not have to venture far as Portknockie has a variety of shops, including a general food store, chemist, post office, hairdressers, fish and chip shop and...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Aberdeen: 41.0 mi
Railway: Keith: 11.2 mi
Ferry: Aberdeen: 41.0 mi
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, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 mi.
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