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Tomidhu

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Full of character and charm, Tomidhu is a modernised traditional farmhouse providing accommodation for 6-8 people. It is located in the hamlet of Crathie less than one mile from Balmoral Castle and on the doorstep to a wealth of outdoor activities in the Cairngorms national park. The cottage is set within a fenced garden with it's own parking and has beautiful open views from all rooms. The living rooms are fitted with wood burning stoves making this a cosy home at all times of the year. Tomidhu farmhouse is located at the edge of the village of Crathie in the eastern Cairngorm National Park in the heart of Royal Deeside. Crathie is around six miles from Ballater, a vibrant highland town with numerous opportunities for eating out, shopping and activities. Seven miles to the west in t...Full of character and charm, Tomidhu is a modernised traditional farmhouse providing accommodation for 6-8 people. It is located in the hamlet of Crathie less than one mile from Balmoral Castle and on the doorstep to a wealth of outdoor activities in the Cairngorms national park. The cottage is set within a fenced garden with it's own parking and has beautiful open views from all rooms. The living rooms are fitted with wood burning stoves making this a cosy home at all times of the year. Tomidhu farmhouse is located at the edge of the village of Crathie in the eastern Cairngorm National Park in the heart of Royal Deeside. Crathie is around six miles from Ballater, a vibrant highland town with numerous opportunities for eating out, shopping and activities. Seven miles to the west in the centre of the park is Braemar, a smaller town with more limited services but which affords a gateway to the interior expanse of the high mountainous area of the central Cairngorms. Features: • Two double bedrooms, one twin bedroom • Two reception rooms each with wood burning stoves • Modern open plan kitchen/diner with breakfast bar • Bathroom and shower room • Modern equipped utility room • External covered storage area for bikes etc • Parking for three cars More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Gary M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

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Date of stay: December 2015
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Loved the modernised cottage. Perfect situation for the fishing. Especially loved the large, light,bright kitchen. Will definitely book again.

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Brenda B
Management response:Responded 27 June 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are glad the cottage suited your needs. We would of course love to welcome you back again sometime soon. Kind regards Gary and Tina.

Reviewed 24 June 2015

Very clean, smart and recently renovated. An excellent holiday cottage and very well placed for Deeside.

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Jay S
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Beautiful location!!! Tidy House!! highly recommended for any one who like mountain walk or biking or simply relaxing holiday!! 100% sure will come back again!! xxx

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Max S
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Fighting the inclination to keep Tomidhu/Cairngormlight all for ourselves, we cannot but highly recommend this beatifully restored farmhouse. It is an utterly charming cottage that nevertheless meets all modern standards. Tomidhu is set in a breathtaking and unspoilt location excellent for exploring the Cairngorms, Royal...More

Date of stay: April 2015
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Reviewed 13 February 2015

We had a lovely stay at this cottage. It is well equipped and beautifully presented. The location was perfect for a long weekend on the slopes (Glenshee) and we enjoyed snuggling up by the fire in the evening. The price was very reasonable for the...More

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank Denise C
Reviewed 18 September 2014
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Date of stay: August 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Attractions: Within the immediate vicinity of Crathie, Balmoral Castle is a popular destination for tourists passing through the area. The Lochnagar distillery is also located here and can be visited for a tour of the facility or just to try a quick dram at the bar. There are many other castles and distilleries within a short drive of the property. Ballater is an old town which has retained much of its charm as it has avoided the extensive development so prevalent in the towns to the north of the park. There are numerous hotels, restaurants, bars and shops serving the local population and the busy tourist industry which reaches it’s peak during the summer months. Braemar is considerably smaller but is still popular with tourists due to it’s enduring architecture and spectacular ...
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