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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Strathdon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
There is a wealth of things to do and see in Donside, and nearby Royal Deeside. Walking, fishing, horse riding, cycling, mountain biking and bird watching are all available. Skiing in the winter months at the Lecht or Glenshee or at the dry slope in Alford. Castles, gardens and galleries to visit as well as the Grampian Transport Museum and Gordon Railway in Alford.

Local shop, garage and hotels are available within a 10 mile radius with further amenities in Alford, Aboyne and Ballater, which are all within 30 minutes drive.

Craigiedows Cottage has three bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms have double beds (one downstairs) and the third bedroom has two single beds. The cottage sleeps 6 comfortably.

The living area comprises an open plan kitchen/living room, with open fireplace. Entry to the cottage is via the conservatory which serves as...
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About the Owner, Ishbel M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 19 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL154853
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Ann D
1 review
Reviewed May 14, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

A beautiful cottage it felt like going back in time and yet had most of the mod cons at today except phone signal but with wifi and a phone that can be used if the need arose. Beautiful views to look out on and loads of space for the kids to run around. Highly recomend visiting this cottage

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Reviewed May 9, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

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Reviewed February 22, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Our stay at Craigiedows was lovely; quiet and peaceful, and with four inches of fresh snow, the views were stunning. The log burner was put to good use and the well equipped kitchen and comfy sofas meant we were not cramped at all. There are many interesting places nearby to visit, but the Burn o'Vat is essential - climbing through...

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
Enjoy the cosy feel of the main living area<BR><BR>Appreciate the traditional features of interior exposed stone walls and open fire<BR><BR>Enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding countryside<BR><BR>Revell in the peace and quiet of the secluded location<BR><BR>
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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$636
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About the neighborhood
There is a wealth of things to do and see in Donside, and nearby Royal Deeside. Walking, fishing, horse riding, cycling, mountain biking and bird watching are all available. Skiing in the winter months at the Lecht or Glenshee or at the dry slope in Alford. Castles, gardens and galleries to visit as well as the Grampian Transport Museum and Gordon Railway in Alford. <BR>
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Aberdeen: 36.7 mi
Railway: Huntly: 24.9 mi
Ferry: Aberdeen: 39.1 mi
Getting there by car<BR><BR>From East and North: Follow A944 west of Aberdeen through Alford and Kildrummy as far as Glenkindie. After the Glenkindie Arms, turn left then right, go through Towie, then on a further 3 miles. At crossroads with A97 go straight across.* Take next left, signposted for Ardgeith Fishings.** Follow road to end, approx 2.5 miles, past End of Public Road sign. Track goes across field to cottage, on the hillside to the right.<BR><BR>From South: Follow A97 through Logie Coldstone, on a further 5 miles then turn sharp left at crossroads etc. (see above*) <BR><BR>From West: Follow A944 through Bellabeg, then 1.5 miles on take right turn through Heughhead, travel a further mile and then take right turn for Ardgeith Fishings etc. (see a... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 39.1 mi.
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