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Wark Farm Hayloft

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Alford, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
A spacious and bright flat recently converted from part of a traditional farm courtyard, newly available for its first year of letting. Located on a working organic farm the Hayloft provides generous and comfortable accommodation for two in twin or double beds. There is a large combined living and, well equipped, kitchen area and bathroom with shower. The property features local hardwood flooring and stairs with a number of other individual features. The flat has attractive views over the farm and surrounding countryside. The property is centrally heated from the farms biofuel boiler. There is ample parking at the door of the property and easy walks on the farm, which is home to a number of traditional breeds of Scottish farm animals. Guests staying at the farm are able to buy Wark Farm products during their stay, should they wish to do s... Read more
Listing #HL339223
About the Owner
Laurel F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

I'm hesitating to write this but maybe it will help someone. When we turned up to the cottage there was nobody to meet us. The hayloft was in darkness and the electric was off. Anyway it turned out there had been a fire a week...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Joe L
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Very cosy comfy flat on a rural farm in a beautiful part of Scotland. Well equipped and spacious - plenty of walks direct from the farm. Quite a long way from any shops, pubs etc so a car is a must!! Plenty to see -...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank NorthantsAquababe
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

It was a very relaxing week at Wark Farm. The flat is light and spacious, comfortable and well-equipped. It was an ideal base to visit the Cairngorms, local castles, and Aberdeen.

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank Emma B
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
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About the neighbourhood
The Hayloft sits at 1,000ft (around 300m) in upland Aberdeenshire in the middle of an organic farm. The surrounding countryside rises from mixed farmland and woodland up to the heather hills, all lying between the valleys of the rivers Dee and Don. It is a quiet rural area giving easy access to many opportunities for enjoyment of the beautiful countryside. Within easy reach are nature reserves, walks ranging from waymarked forest ways to more challenging wild country, some of the best fishing in Scotland, a ski resort (The Lecht) and, after all that, a range of good places to eat good quality food from the area and relax. The farm itself offers easy walks and the owner is happy to share information about the farm and the animals as well as the conservation work that they undertake to encou... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Aberdeen: 49.0 km
Railway: Aberdeen: 49.0 km
The house is not located on any public transport routes so visitors will need a car to reach the property. Satnav systems using the postcode, often miss the property by a short distance. Once in the area of Cushnie, coming from the south (turning off the B9119), the farm can be found by looking for a signpost for Wark Farm pointing to a right hand turning onto a farm road. Follow the road for about 1/3 mile, the Hayloft is located at the end of the road. Approaching from the west (from the A980) proceed east from the cross roads in the village of Muir of Fowlis until reaching a T junction apposite a garage (about 4 miles). Turn left and then after 200m take a left turn where the Wark Farm sign indicates. Proceed as above.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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