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“Lovely Holiday Cottage”
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21 reviews
Front Drive early spring
Hall & Stairway
Hall at Christmas time
Lounge with 8KW log fire
Lounge
Kitchen with Aga range
Kitchen with 10 seater table
Bathroom downstairs walk in shower
Bathroom downstairs
Rear living room downstairs
Rear living room downstairs
Downstairs king size bedroom
Upstairs king size bedroom with cot & single bed
Upstairs kingsize bedroom with cot and single bed
Bunk bedroom (adult size)
Upstairs bathroom with bath & shower
Upstairs bathroom with bath & shower unit
Upstairs twin bedroom
Upstairs twin bedroom
Top landing with Yamaha keyboard
Games room with football table
Games room with pool table
Rear garden early spring
Rear enclosed garden with  8 seater picnic table
Picnic table 8 seater
Red Squirrel in back garden
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Overview
Cottage -
5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11
Aviemore, Badenoch and Strathspey, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

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Excellent - based on 21 reviews
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Vintagela...
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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“Lovely Holiday Cottage”
Reviewed 20 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Just returned from a week's holiday at this lovely cottage. Nice quiet location but easy to reach all amenities. Grandchildren loved the garden and with weather being excellent they made great use of the water toys from the games room. Near the Rothiemurchus booking office and grand daughter enjoyed her afternoon pony outings. Furnished extremely tastefully and we all appreciated the high standard of fittings.

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Liked best: The sitting room at the rear of the house which I named 'The Snug' as it was so cosy
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
21 Aug 2016
Review much appreciated and great to hear your holiday went well especially given the good weather, hope to see you back sometime soon.
Many thanks
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SueHHudde...
Huddersfield
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
“A beautiful house”
Reviewed 2 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016

The house was well equipped and tastefully decorated, it looked even better than the video. We were a large party so we appreciated the two sitting rooms and the big dining kitchen. We had some good weather and were able to sit in the garden and admire the hanging baskets and other lovely plants. It was just a short walk to the Rothiemurchus visitor centre and farm shop.
I would definitely recommend the place and hope to return..

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
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Management Response
3 Jun 2016
Appreciate the positive review and always pleased that guests had an enjoyable stay at The Squirrels, as always we look go continually improve.
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grace7312...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
“This is a perfect holiday home”
Reviewed 27 April 2016 for a stay in March 2016

This beautiful house was perfect for our family celebration. There was plenty of room for everyone - the kids commandeered the snug while the adults enjoyed the log burner in the living room. The bedrooms were warm and comfortable and very well appointed. The location was superb - close to Aviemore, yet just across the road from miles of woodland walks.

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Liked best: Kitchen
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
28 Apr 2016
Many thanks for the positive response, you're welcome back anytime.
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Emma P
1 review
“The Squirrels "a real find"”
Reviewed 4 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed our time, the property is of excellent quality and ideally positioned to take in the many activities on offer in the area.

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Liked best: location
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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eils01
1 review
“Fantastic”
Reviewed 23 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

we stayed at the squirrels for 3 nights it is a beautiful and very modern house . It was immaculate and very well equipped indeed everything you can imagine and need . Plenty of hot water and heating as warm or cool as you want . Totally delighted and would definitely recommend it .

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