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Set in beautiful countryside 10mls from Nairn & 12mls from Grantown on Spey.

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WCs1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, family bathroom upstairs, shower room and separate W.C. downstairs

The House is 100 metres off the Nairn to Grantown on Spey road A939, situated in the beautiful upper Findhorn Valley, & has ample private parking.

The property has central heating (oil) on set times included in the price & is very cosy. It is comfortably furnished and consists of a lounge, 2 double bedrooms and 1 bedroom with 2 single beds. A family bathroom and downstairs shower room and separate W.C. There is a modern fully equipped kitchen for guests to prepare their meals. Milk tea coffee sugar bread cereals eggs butter and a home made cake are provided for you on arrival. Nearest shopping is 10 miles in Nairn which has Sainsburys and the Co-op, Forres 12mls Tescos & Co-op and Grantown on Spey a very nice well stocked Co-op . All towns have good places to eat out and a selection of take aways.

Attractions

Close to the Cairngorms National Park & spectacular scenery, yet only a short drive to the beautiful beaches and old fishing villages of the Moray Coast.

There are many Golf Courses within a short drive, the nearest being Nairn 25 minutes and Castle Stuart 35 minutes. Most of the little towns have their own golf courses.

Locally, 400yds is Logie Brdige ( Thomas Telford) with a river walk along the Findhorn and there are activities such as Kayaking and white water rafting (Ace Adventure) and of course fishing on the world famous River Findhorn.

Logie steading ( 5* visitor attraction) nearby 6mls offers Olive tree cafe, Bookshop, Plant Sales, river walks around Randolph's Leap, craft shops with various courses & the gorgeous gardens of Logie House. There are local walks, Dava & Speyside Ways start nearby in addition the Moray Whisky Trail with distilleries such as Dallas Dhu, Benromach, Glenlivet, etc. Pony treking and mountain biking trails are available within a short drive.

The city of Inverness with excellent shopping/facilities and Loch Ness is 25mls an easy trip for a day out shopping or Nessie spotting. There are up to date tourist leaflets/booklets in the lounge and maps for you to borrow. For further information &/or guidance we live next house down & would be glad to help if required.

More Details

Owner
Alison
Member since: 2017
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 September, 2018

About Alison

We live in next door property and are happy to advise on places to visit or assist with any matter if needed.

Alison purchased this house in 1994

Why Alison chose Highland

Centrally located, good for beaches and the Cairngorm National park.

What makes this house unique

Warm cosy and comfortable , beautiful countryside, yet short drive to town 25mins.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Highland around the Scotland

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Please do not move furniture and equipment around.
  • Please take bottles & glass jars to recycling point at village hall.
  • Please let us have your rubbish /recycling on Monday night for collection Tuesday early morning.
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Upstairs family bathroom, bath, toilet, wash hand basin.
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure , Downstairs shower room
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Downstairs separate Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Upstairs double bedroom, space for a cot if required
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 2 full size singles
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Downstairs bedroom, space for a cot if required
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Set in beautiful countryside 10mls from Nairn & 12mls from Grantown on Spey.
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
4

Lovely spot and wonderful hosts!

  • 4 of 5

Alison and David live right next door and are very kind, helpful, and knowledgeable about the area and things to do. The land surrounding is part of a national trust, and the woods are lovely to explore. When we arrived after a very long day of travel from Galway, the promised eggs, milk, coffee and cake were there to greet us - a thoughtful and delicious touch that made us feel right at home. The house is quirky and comfortable, and the garden is lovely. The wifi is very spotty, so unplug if you can - this is the perfect spot for it! It's an easy drive to the charming town of Nairn and its beautiful beach, or to Cawdor Castle, Culloden and the Clava Cairns. We also spent a day exploring Loch Ness, from Urquhardt Castle to Fort Alexander. We will always treasure our memories of the beatiful Highlands and our wonderful hosts! Thank you again, Alison and Dave, for a delightful visit!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

“Wonderful House Wonderful People!”

  • 5 of 5

This house is great for a family stay. Kitchen had all the necessary pots, pans, dishes, etc. to keep everyone feed, and the washer and dryer were so convenient. Beds were comfortable, and the shower was awesome! Very clean and well kept! Owners were helpful and nice and made us feel at home. Alison's apple cake and David's advice were wonderful!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cosy house in beautiful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

Perfect house for our 4 generation holiday weekend. Friendly , helpful owners live next door. Bedroom on ground level for the oldest member. Cot and high chair available for the youngest.

Lovely safe enclosed garden for sitting in the sun.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Alison and David's lovely country property was a pleasure. We were a family of six (three generations). The ground floor bedroom, WC and shower room worked perfectly for my parents. My husband and I and the (adult) kids stayed upstairs in the other two bedrooms with the full bathroom to share. Everything we needed was right at hand and Alison's welcome cake was scrumptious. The fresh eggs from their chickens were really appreciated too. We wish we could have stayed longer. Thank you for a great place to call home while we were on our holiday from Canada! Kerry and Family.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kerry, Thank you so much for your review we are so glad that you were comfortable and felt at home . There is at a lot to see and do locally and we would love to see you back again. best wishes Alison
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Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

It was nice and quiet , very beautiful view and surroundings. Just the way we were looking for.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Welcoming and very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We where delighted with our home from home, very comfortable had everything you could need and more, what was wonderful was how clean the house was. We where greeted with a delicious home made cake, milk & eggs. We will definitely be re-visiting in the future. A wonderful place to stay. 😊

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Inverness
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Nairn
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nairn
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nairn
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Nairn
Nearest Ski
24 Miles
Aviemore
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Nairn
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £10
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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