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Bertie Cottage

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Bertie Cottage
11th Hole to Craigendarroch Hill
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Bertie Cottage can comfortably sleep six people. The cottage is surprisingly spacious and is tastefully decorated to a high standard, with modern furnishings with hints of tartan and Harris Tweed. There are two good-sized upstairs bedrooms, one king-size and one double, each with a lovely view to Craig Choillich Hill to the south of Ballater. The upstairs bedrooms share a large family bathroom with corner bath and separate shower. Downstairs there is a large twin-bedded room which has it's own en-suite shower room. Each bedroom has a wardrobe and plenty of storage space. There is a hairdryer and all linen and towels are provided. ​Downstairs there is a cosy lounge with two sofas, a ' favourite armchair' and a large footstool with plenty of cushions for your comfort. The woodburning stove...Bertie Cottage can comfortably sleep six people. The cottage is surprisingly spacious and is tastefully decorated to a high standard, with modern furnishings with hints of tartan and Harris Tweed. There are two good-sized upstairs bedrooms, one king-size and one double, each with a lovely view to Craig Choillich Hill to the south of Ballater. The upstairs bedrooms share a large family bathroom with corner bath and separate shower. Downstairs there is a large twin-bedded room which has it's own en-suite shower room. Each bedroom has a wardrobe and plenty of storage space. There is a hairdryer and all linen and towels are provided. ​Downstairs there is a cosy lounge with two sofas, a ' favourite armchair' and a large footstool with plenty of cushions for your comfort. The woodburning stove is perfect to nestle up to after a day outdoors. There is a smart TV, DVD player with a selection of DVDs, Blaupunkt bluetooth speaker and games and puzzles for all ages. From the lounge you enter a bright, well equipped kitchen with views to the garden and Craigendarroch Hill beyond. There is a fridge freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and Nespresso coffee machine. The separate dining room is the perfect room to sit and enjoy a leisurely breakfast with the view of Craigendarroch Hill or to relax with your evening meal and plan the next days activities. ​The dining room opens out onto a large enclosed deck with a seating area and separate BBQ area, perfect for outdoor dining. Behind the decking there is grass with a washing line and further planting. The garden is a fabulous suntrap, the sun can be enjoyed from early morning until the last rays in the evening. There is access to a large lockable shed - perfect for storing bikes or golf clubs. ​ ​Free Wifi. Pets welcome. Towels and bed linen provided. Street parking outside property. Lockable outdoor storage available for golf clubs etc. Non smoking. Inclusive of oil central heating and initial log supply.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Minimum age of Main Occupier - 18 years Maximum Occupancy - 6 Pets Allowed - maximum 2 No parties/events allowed No Smoking
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Catriona C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

From our booking the owners were keen for us to enjoy our week in Ballater. The level of comfort is uncompromising from the new beds to the sophisticated coffee making facility. In kitting out this place the owners did not go to the second hand...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank DrJohn51
Management response:Responded 29 August 2018

Thank you so much for the lovely review, I am delighted you enjoyed your stay in our cottage. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Catriona

Reviewed 19 August 2018

Bertie Cottage is so cosy and comfortable. The furnishings are very tasteful and the house is spotlessly clean. The kitchen is well equipped and everything is very well organised. It is near enough to the village centre for shops, cafes and restaurants but very quiet...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank twocyclists2011
Management response:Responded 19 August 2018

Thank you so much for the lovely review. So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Catriona

Reviewed 18 August 2018

We had a short break in Ballater and were very lucky to be able to book into Bertie Cottage. It is totally gorgeous and absolutely every detail seems to have been considered by the owners to make this the most comfortable and well-appointed holiday home....More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank nicmontague
Management response:Responded 19 August 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review of Bertie Cottage.We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hopefully we can welcome you back in the future. Catriona

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
The Victorian village of Ballater, ranking amongst the most attractive in the Highlands, sits in the heart of Royal Deeside, and is in the Cairngorm National Park. Ballater is 65 km west of Aberdeen. Bertie Cottage is located in the centre of Ballater and has all the amenities of the village on the doorstep. Ballater has many shops, cafes, restaurants and galleries to enjoy, most notably the recently refurbished Old Royal Station minutes from the cottage. From the cottage there are many walks to explore - from the paths along the river, the recently opened Seven Bridges Walk and of course Craigendarroch Hill with it's spectacular views of Ballater and Lochnagar. Ballater is just 7km from Balmoral Castle and Estate.
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