Murray Cottage

Banff, Moray Coast, Scotland (Ref. 17208)

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Cottage features

  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi
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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    2

  • Bedrooms

    1

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The property

Murray Cottage is situated in the old fishing port of Banff on Scotland's north east coast. Furnished to a high standard,this Banff cottage is a wonderful base for a couple on a romantic break. This Banff cottage is a traditional, stone-built and spacious Georgian townhouse situated in the heart of Banff, just a few minutes' walk from all of the local amenities, including the attractive harbour and beach to the historic Duff House. This Banff holiday home provides comfortable accommodation, with a modern, well-equipped kitchen, a lovely sitting area and a spacious double bedroom. Your Banff cottage is ideally located to enjoy the town's fine selection of shopping and dining facilities, with seafood a local speciality, plus Banff Bay, with its half a mile of long sandy beach is one of Britain's best-kept secrets. The area offers Whisky and Castle trails, and there are a number of villages dotted along the coast that are just waiting to be explored. This Banff cottage is an ideal base at any time of the year!

Accommodation

Over three floors. One second floor double bedroom. First floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room.

Amenities

Electric central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Electricity inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Roadside parking to front of cottage. Small rear sitting area with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops and pub 2 mins walk. Beach 5 mins walk.

About the location

BANFF

Fraserburgh 25 miles; Elgin 35 miles; Aberdeen 40 miles.

Banff is a former county town and a Royal Burgh, having received its charter from Robert the Bruce in 1324. The town has been designated an Outstanding Conservation Area and is famous for its outstanding architecture. Banff contains a variety of architecture in a number of contrasting styles, including Georgian architecture that can be found in the upper part of the town. Banff Harbour is now a recreational harbour and marina, and the town boasts spectacular sea views, sandy beaches, shops and seafood restaurants. Duff House, built between 1735 and 1740 is situated in the Deveron Valley, and is thought to be one of Britain's finest Georgian houses. Close by is Duff House Royal golf course and two miles away the neighbouring town of Macduff offers the Royal Tarlair golf course and award-winning Marine Aquarium. Nearby, the old smugglers village of Pennan was used as the location for the movie Local Hero, and its famous phonebox is a listed historical monument. The area also boasts sandy beaches, forest walks, cycle routes, whisky trails, pony trekking and dolphin watching, along with the Museum of Scottish Lighthouses in Fraserburgh and the Portsoy Boat Festival and Turriff Show.