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Tornacraig House

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Tornacraig from the south
A spacious master bedroom, en-suite shower over bath.
A beautiful large fly caught salmon
1 of 16Tornacraig from the south
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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The functional but pretty house was developed from a small farm steading more than 20 years ago, it was set out to allow a large party of people share dining space and yet have privacy in the bedrooms. The house is let from Sunday to Sunday for eight people. Dogs are the only pets allowed, and when they are brought there will be a fee, and owners are advised that damage will not be tolerated, and dogs are not allowed into bedrooms or onto furniture. Nearby places of interest and amenities include: Balmoral Castle, Braemar, Braemar Castle, Mar Lodge, Glenshee ski area, Ballater, Glen Muick Estate, Tomintoul, Lecht Ski area, Loch Kinord, Aboyne, Glen Tanar Estate, pony riding & trekking at Glen Tanar, Golf Courses at Braemar, Ballater, Aboyne and elsewhere. Woodland walks are specifically e...The functional but pretty house was developed from a small farm steading more than 20 years ago, it was set out to allow a large party of people share dining space and yet have privacy in the bedrooms. The house is let from Sunday to Sunday for eight people. Dogs are the only pets allowed, and when they are brought there will be a fee, and owners are advised that damage will not be tolerated, and dogs are not allowed into bedrooms or onto furniture. Nearby places of interest and amenities include: Balmoral Castle, Braemar, Braemar Castle, Mar Lodge, Glenshee ski area, Ballater, Glen Muick Estate, Tomintoul, Lecht Ski area, Loch Kinord, Aboyne, Glen Tanar Estate, pony riding & trekking at Glen Tanar, Golf Courses at Braemar, Ballater, Aboyne and elsewhere. Woodland walks are specifically encouraged at Glen Tanar, Cambus O’May, Invercauld and elsewhere. Salmon fishing can be arranged through local Estate offices and Land Agents. Brown trout and Rainbow trout fishing and Coarse fishing can also be arranged in the same manner. The house has it’s own website and photographs of the rooms can be seen, more advice on local points of interest and reserving the house is all available on the website, indeed only available on the website.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
John B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:40%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2009
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Reviewed 5 April 2019

What a delightful holiday home. Tornacraig marries freedom with comfort - not only through its remote yet accessible location, but also in the house itself. There is ample space for entertainment in the main rooms, whilst the bedrooms offer a sense of suitable separation. The...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Iona M
Traveler521123, VR Owner at Tornacraig House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2019

Marvellous!

Reviewed 3 February 2018

We had a wonderful family holiday, lovely walks, near Ballater for golf and great shopping. A great and friendly holiday house.

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank JanetBurrell
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Fishing Lake/River
Private Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Ballater and Aboyne are two Highland market towns and bridging points, situated on the River Dee to service the hinterlands of both towns. Dinnet is a crossroads and bridging point over the Dee. In former times Aboyne and Ballater were serviced by a railway and bus terminals, cattle market, banking and shopping, bakeries and health centres, with retail outlets for tourists and locals alike. Braemar, Aboyne and other towns in the area host Highland Games to challlenge locals and touring athletes, dancers and bagpipe players, they happen once a year in each venue and are advertised locally, nationally and on the internet. Activities offered in the area are walks, riding, trekking, fishing, (salmon, brown and rainbow trout also coarse), shooting, stalking, distilleries, Balmoral Castle, skiing, historic Castles, gardens, etc.
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