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WOODLANDS, family friendly, character holiday cottage, with a garden in

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Maintaining its original charm though wonderful period features such as wooden floors and dormer windows - this pretty cottage has been tastefully modernised and comfortably furbished to give the property a welcoming feel - and with the tartan decor ofSet in mature grounds on the outskirts of the popular village of Newtonmore, this traditional stone-built detached cottage is over a hundred years old. With three bedrooms - one double, one twin and one with adult bunk beds - a wood-burning stove set into the cosy living room's tradition fireplace and a well-equipped fitted kitchen, this property makes a great base for any holiday, whether you're planning a winter skiing trip, or a summer walking vacation. Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburning stove in sitting room and additional p...Maintaining its original charm though wonderful period features such as wooden floors and dormer windows - this pretty cottage has been tastefully modernised and comfortably furbished to give the property a welcoming feel - and with the tartan decor ofSet in mature grounds on the outskirts of the popular village of Newtonmore, this traditional stone-built detached cottage is over a hundred years old. With three bedrooms - one double, one twin and one with adult bunk beds - a wood-burning stove set into the cosy living room's tradition fireplace and a well-equipped fitted kitchen, this property makes a great base for any holiday, whether you're planning a winter skiing trip, or a summer walking vacation. Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburning stove in sitting room and additional portable heaters. Electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, 2nd fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x flat screen TVs with DVD players, stereo/CD player, WiFi, selection of books and games. Oil and power inc. in rent. Logs for woodburning stove available to purchase locally. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot available. Off road parking for 3 cars. Lawned garden with furniture, BBQ and chiminea. Storage for bikes and sports equipment. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Situated within the Cairngorms National Park - Britain's largest - and overlooking the bubbling River Spey, Newtonmore has a lot to offer its visitors, no matter what the time of year. As well as the renowned Newtonmore Craft Centre and two excellent, award-winning museums, the town has featured as a backdrop for the popular television series, 'Monarch of the Glen'. To get a better look at this picturesque location, the seven mile 'Wildcat Trail' encircles the town and incorporates the River Spey, lush green woodland, heather scrub and incredible mountain views, as well as lovely views of the town. With golf, fishing, pony trekking, walking, bird-watching, cycling, mountain-biking, climbing and skiing all available locally, this fun filled destination is sure to have something for everyone's taste and budget.More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This was our 5th visit to Woodlands...home from home. We feel relaxed the moment we cross the threshold of this charming old house. It is so comfortable and fully equipped with everything you need for a fantastic holiday. The kids love watching the rabbits and...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank 464blackcat99
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We were 6 adults who stayed for 5 nights at Woodlands during June. The weather was not always the best (no surprise), but coming home each evening to the cottage was warm and welcoming. On the 2 evenings we did have fine weather, we set...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank 565gilesp
Management response:Responded 2 August 2016

We are so pleased that you all had a great time at Woodlands and didn't let the weather get in the way of your good time, and had a lovely property to retreat to at the end of the day regardless! We certainly hope you...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Fantastic cosy well appointed holiday cottage great location very clean and great location even got to see red squirrel in the front garden amazing thank you

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Adrian G
Reviewed 25 October 2015

My wife, son and I and a friend visited this property, and left at the end of week 1 of 2. Deisel smell permeated the house. Furniture was terribly soiled; we cleaned it. When we cleaned it, we used the Dyson cleaner that was already...More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank CaliforniaCouple_11
Reviewed 13 January 2014

This is. Wonderful rental, with everything you could ever need. (Had to buy a snow shovel) . We stayed over Christmas, had family and friends for Christmas Day. Built snowmen. Watched films all snuggled up beside the log fire. The tree was glistening when we...More

Date of stay: December 2013
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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