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Balorrin

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
7 nights minimum
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Balorrin is situated in the quiet hamlet of Aultgowrie, a picturesque location with beautiful views over high hills and open countryside. Built to a Swedish design this cottage has been entirely renovated and is fitted and furnished to an exceptional standard with central heating throughout. The rooms are all on one level, bright and tastefully decorated with a spacious living area making this an excellent choice for a family holiday. There is parking for 3 cars in the front garden and the back garden, surrounded by dry stone walls is fully enclosed and safe with a patio, garden furniture and a small BBQ. There are 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The master bedroom has a king size bed with en suite bathroom (shower over bath and WC) and an adjoining conservatory. The two twin bedrooms and a si...Balorrin is situated in the quiet hamlet of Aultgowrie, a picturesque location with beautiful views over high hills and open countryside. Built to a Swedish design this cottage has been entirely renovated and is fitted and furnished to an exceptional standard with central heating throughout. The rooms are all on one level, bright and tastefully decorated with a spacious living area making this an excellent choice for a family holiday. There is parking for 3 cars in the front garden and the back garden, surrounded by dry stone walls is fully enclosed and safe with a patio, garden furniture and a small BBQ. There are 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The master bedroom has a king size bed with en suite bathroom (shower over bath and WC) and an adjoining conservatory. The two twin bedrooms and a single share the second bathroom (bath, WC and separate shower). Hairdryer provided. There are curtains and black out blinds in all the bedrooms. The open plan kitchen/dining/living area is very light with large windows and a patio door leading to the back garden. There is a wood burning stove, Sky TV, DVD, CD player, radio, wi-fi connection (via dongle) and lots of books (local interest and novels), games, puzzles and an ever-expanding box of tourist brochures. The new kitchen (all electric) is very well equipped with dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, toaster, kettle, electric hand blender etc. The adjoining utility room has a large sink, clothes washer/dryer, iron and board with door to boot room, back door and garage. The double garage has a ping-pong table and 2 adult mountain bikes. A Mothercare travel cot and highchair are available. The river Orrin is nearby and the spectacular waterfall is within easy walking distance. The nearby glen of Strathconnon has 2 pairs of golden eagles and is a wonderful drive to take with a picnic. There is plenty of surrounding wildlife, red squirrels and pine martens frequent the garden (when no dogs are present!) and bird feeders provide great entertainment. Additional amenities: Full KitchenMore
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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Reviewed April 20, 2016

Spent a week here with husband, daughter, son in law and two small grandchildren. Fully equipped beautiful house in a peaceful haven. Plenty walks and central for touring. Reluctant to leave here.

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank Eleanor B
Reviewed April 6, 2016

We stayed at Balorrin for a week during the Easter holidays and had a great time. The house is very well equipped and the children loved both the garden and the indoor table tennis table. We will definitely be looking to come back again

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank Anne M
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Reviewed November 4, 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed our time at Balorrin. The location is really lovely. From the outside, Balorrin is unprepossessing but inside it is comfortable and well equipped. The double bedroom has an en suite and quite quirkily has a conservatory attached. The other bedrooms are roomy...More

Date of stay: September 2010
Thank ElsieMcMath
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Durham
Reviewed August 12, 2012

Date of stay: August 2012
Reviewed April 20, 2012

Balorrin was an ideal property that is spacious and well equipped. It is extremely cosy. The views are stunning and there are delightful walks from the front door. It is extremely peaceful. Sitting in the lounge watching the birds on the feeders was hugley entertaining....More

Date of stay: April 2012
1  Thank Andrew E
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Gael Holiday Homes
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2010
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