‹ Back to Search

Seafront Cottage, Gardenstown

Sleeps 4Sorry, No Pets2 Bedrooms1 Bathroom£595 - £995 pw



Availability & Pricing
This property has clear sea views

Description

Directly on the sea shore, and with a large picture window approx. 3 metres from the sea, Seafront Cottage is unique.

The cottage has two bedrooms upstairs, the front bedroom having a king size bed with again that view out to sea. The other bedroom has two single beds. All have Egyptian cotton sheets. The cottage and setting is ideal for a romantic break for two, or can comfortably accommodate a family of four.

Gardenstown is an old fishing village, founded in 1740 clinging to the cliffs at the edge of the Moray Firth. Seafront Cottage is directly on the seafront in the conservation area called Seatown. Although the harbour still has commercial fishing, it is far removed from the early days when it was a bustling commercial fishing port, with most of the harbour now given over to pleasure craft.

Unlike its neighbours, Seafront cottage was built on the site of an old cottage in 2011 and was designed to fit in with the surrounding cottages dating back hundreds of years.

The cottage is intended to look like a net store from outside, (it is on the site of an old net store/cottage) where traditionally the local fishermen would have stored their nets between seasons and trips, and to repair any tears.

However, step inside and open up the shutters and you are in a different world. You have a large picture window, directly on the seafront, with the waters of the Moray Firth approx ten feet from the window at high tide.

From the sofa, cast your eye across the silver wood burning stove, the flat screen television on the wall and out to sea and across to the headland "More Head". Dolphins frequent the area and when visible you could view them without standing up. In addition there are many different seabirds, seals etc to view on what is an ever changing outlook. We provided glasses to view the wildlife.

Being a recent build, all mod cons are in place. Underfloor central heating; cosy and well insulated against inclement weather; wood and steel spiral staircase; music system with built in speakers; quality shower over bath in large bathroom; fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher; wood burning stove; wi-fi etc, etc.

Within the village of Gardenstown there is a hotel/bar; coffee shop; the "wee shoppie" selling everything you forgot to bring; and a small “village store” with petrol sales.

Walks literally start at the front door – if you manage to tear yourself away from the sofa and the view.

Seafront Cottage makes an ideal base for touring this unique corner of North East Scotland, visiting the other coastal villages – each with their own unique character – the whisky trail; the castle trail; the nearby towns of Fraserburgh, Macduff, Banff, Turriff as well as the splendour of the Highlands, or within just over an hour's drive the cities of Aberdeen - or Inverness.

You choose, knowing that you can return to your own eyrie each night, directly on the Moray Firth; light the stove; pour something cool (sample from the Whisky Trail?) and enjoy the experience of sharing sunsets and tides...

You can stop briefly directly at the cottage to load/unload with the nearest parking being approx. 100 metres away.

Saturday to Saturday weekly bookings.

Sorry, no pets allowed.

If we are prevented from renting out the cottage due to covid restrictions, any deposit paid using this website can be refunded, or used towards a later booking.

…read more show less

Top Features

Bath
Beach Nearby
Bed Linen
Bird Watching Nearby
Central Heating
Children Allowed
Detached
Dishwasher
Downstairs Bath / Shower Room
Family Friendly
Fridge / Freezer
Hangers
Harbour Views
Heating
Historic / Heritage
Hob
Internet
Luxury
Microwave
Modern
Music System
Open Fire / Woodburner
Outdoor Furniture
Oven
Pub / Restaurant Nearby
Romantic
TV
Towels Provided
Underfloor Heating
Walking Nearby
Washer Dryer
Waterside
WiFi

Location

Availability & Pricing

Select the number of nights and your arrival day.



December 2021
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
2829301234
56
30311
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
2627282930311
2345678
91011121415
16171819202122
23242526272829
303112345
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
30311235
67891011
19
202122232425
12345
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
2728
12
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
2728293031
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
28
2930311234
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
2930311234
5678910
12
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
2627282930
23
24252627282930
31123456
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
311234
20
212223242526
123
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
28293031
1
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
252627282930
12345
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
3031
123
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
27282930
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
1234
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
293031
1234
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
262728
1
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
262728293031
123456
SUMOTUWETHFRSA
30
2324252627
28293031123

Available
Preferred Arrival
Booked

Select your party (infants are under 2 years old).


You're Booking With...

This property is managed by Gardenstown Holiday Cottages.


All enquiries and bookings are sent directly to them and managed by them. There are no added charges for booking via Simply Sea Views.



Visit Website

COVID-19 Information

This information is provided by the property's owner or manager and is relevant to this property ONLY:


"Balance of payment not payable till two weeks before arrival."