Old Post Office Cottage

Portsoy, Moray Firth, Scotland (Ref. 30600)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Portsoy 3 miles. A simply charming semi-detached, stone cottage situated in wonderful Aberdeenshire countryside, close to the dramatic northeast coast of Scotland. Tastefully upgraded with great attention to detail, this Aberdeenshire cottage is ideal for a family or a group of friends who wish to enjoy time together discovering one of the most attractive parts of north Scotland. With the accommodation all on ground floor level, guests will find two spacious, comfortable bedrooms offering flexible sleeping options, and a lovely bathroom featuring a freestanding bath and a separate shower. The exquisite sitting room in this Portsoy cottage combines style and comfort, and benefits from an open fire and French doors that look out onto the rear lawned garden, whilst the fitted kitchen is well equipped, offering a cosy dining area and a further set of French doors opening out onto the patio. Outside this Portsoy cottage is a sunny seating area, ideal for a quiet afternoon spent reading or dining alfresco whilst you soak up the lovely open views. Just 3 miles away is the rugged northeast coastline, which borders the Moray Firth and is dotted with unique little fishing villages, each with their own history and picturesque harbours. From this Aberdeenshire cottage you can join the Malt Whisky Trail, stopping in at each distillery to enjoy a wee taster, as long as you have a chauffeur! This delightful Portsoy cottage offers beautiful accommodation, perfect for your next Scottish holiday.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x family room with 1 double and 1 single. Bathroom with freestanding bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with open fire.

Amenities

Electric central heating with open fire. Electric hob, combination oven/microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop, pub and harbour 3 miles. Note: The fenced lawned garden next to Old Post Office Cottage is for private use only and is out of bounds to guests.

About the location

PORTSOY

Cullen 6 miles; Banff 7 miles; Portknochie 8 miles.

Portsoy is an historic port situated mid-way between the towns of Cullen and Banff on the pretty Moray Firth coast and is one of the many atmospheric fishing ports scattered along this impressive stretch of the north east coastline of Scotland. Boasting two harbours, one old and one new and with excellent local facilities including hotels, pubs and shops, Portsoy is a wonderful holiday destination as well as being near to the famous Malt Whisky Trail. The area is awash with quality golf courses with fabulous coastal views and the coastal path is perfect for walkers who want to enjoy the unspoilt beauty of the area and roam freely on its lovely beaches. A visit to the Salmon Bothy is a must to get a real feel of the interesting history of Portsoy and hear the story of the area as a trading, fishing and smuggling port.