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Beautiful country cottage
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18 reviews
Beautiful country cottage
Front of cottage
Living room
Working wood burning stove
Large kitchen with range master cooker
Dinning for 6 persons
Roll top bath
Hallway from kitchen
Hallway from front door
Master bedroom
Master king size bed
2nd double bedroom
Double room
One half of attic bedroom
Drive way
Fabulous sea views
Outside seating areas
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Welcome to Spindrift our detached self-catering holiday cottage in extensive grounds, which offers very comfortable accommodation with breathtaking views. Located in a truly tranquil setting overlooking the North East coast. 12 miles from Stonehaven 12 miles from Montrose. If exploration is high on your agenda you're perfectly positioned to discover the best of both the country and city.
Ideal for couples who want a romantic break, honeymoon or just to escape from hustle and bustle. Its also a perfect quiet retreat for families . With 3 bedrooms (including attic room), bathroom with roll-top bath and modern kitchen, the cottage has everything you will need for a relaxing stay.
The entrance leads through to a spacious, bright and airy hall with access to all rooms and staircas...
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About the Owner, Alison H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We like to meet our guests at the cottage to show you around and hand over the keys . Checkin is usually 3pm but can be later by arrangement.
Check out is no later than 11.am to allow time for cleaning / change over to be done.
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Listing #HL380860
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English first
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 14, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Management response:

Hi Gill thank you once again for your review, were really pleased you and the family had a lovely stay once again. Alison & Steve


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Elvira B
1 review
Reviewed August 31, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We had - as a Family with 2 Teenagers - a great week at Spindrift. THe Cottages is not only very well eqipped, but furnished in such a beautiful way that one feels at home. There is also enough space, so that everyone could withdraw in his own room, if needed. We especially liked the colours of the Cottage inside...

Management response:

Hi Elvira thank you for your nice comments it makes our hard work worth while. Alison & Steve


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1 review
Reviewed August 15, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

I'm hoping to go back next year we loved it that much!! The cottage was excellent the owners were lovely; I would like to thank both Steve and Alison. Yours sincerely janet hendry

Management response:

Hi Janet were so pleased you had a great time at the cottage, thank you for leaving the place clean and tidy, hope to see you next year. Alison & Steve.


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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The cottage is a non smoking property. Smoking is not permitted in the cottage. If the property is not left clean and tidy a fee from the refundable deposit will be kept...
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
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May 29, 2017 -
Aug 1, 2017
5 nights
Aug 5, 2017 -
Aug 12, 2017
5 nights
Aug 13, 2017 -
Aug 28, 2017
5 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The property must be left clean or a fee will be kept from the refundable deposit to cover costs of cleaning, there are cleaning products provided under the sink , so please leave the property clean and tidy.
Please clean the toilet and toilet seat.
Wash the dishes ,or put them on wash in the dishwasher.
Also take the rubbish down to wheelie bin at the end of track, bin with no 3. Thank you.
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About the neighborhood
Perfect base for those who like to walk, with routes directly from the cottage.
Right by the coast with beautiful beaches and local villages to explore. Within Johnshaven there are places to eat, pubs and a local shop.
Local places of interest are: short walk away.Mill of Benholm - an historic watermill, set in an idyllic setting .
Car drive away:Fowlsheugh RSPB Reserve - spectacular cliffs at Fowlsheugh are packed with 130,000 breeding seabirds in the spring and summer, including guillemots, razorbills and kittiwakes.
The beaches at St Cyrus and Lunan Bay are beautiful with cafe at Lunan Bay also Stonehaven with its Open Air Swimming Pool.
The towns of Stonehaven & Montrose have various banks & plenty supermarkets for weekly shop.Local co-op at Inverbervie 2 miles ,Cash mach...
Car recommended
How to get there
Spindrift is in the countryside only 2 miles from local villages Johnshaven and Inverbervie. Spindrift is up a track 1/4 mile from main road has stunning views of the mountains and sea, its a perfect place to sit and have a glass of wine, and watch the sun set. But due to the position of the cottage the track is not suitable for cars that have been lowered. Standard cars fine as are Hire cars .
If travelling from the North,
Stonehaven is a lovely town to stop and have a break very nice coffee shops in the centre and also by the beach .

Directions from Aberdeen North : take A90 South. When past Stonehaven, take A92 Coast road and follow coast road to Inverbervie. Go right through Inverbervie on coast road for approx 1 mile when you will see a small road sign saying Nether Benholm 1/4 m...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.6 mi.
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