“The Coach House is situated in a ...”The Coach House is situated in a wide valley surrounded by mountains. It is 30mins from Aviemore, about an hour from Inverness, 40mins from Abernethy Forest and Loch Garten and there are plenty of trails to walk nearby. We thoroughly enjoyed the "Wildcat Trail" because of the varied landscape that it took us through from river bank to gorge to hill walking, through forest, over moorland and meadow! There was even the odd red squirrel to keep us company along with numerous sheep and a couple of ...
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Ground floor bedroom
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
A really cosy holiday home!
A comfortable, well-appointed ground floor apartment within Balvatin Cottages, a complex of 11 apartments with attractive courtyard gardens, on the outskirts of Newtonmore in the Cairngorms National Park.
Decorated and furnished to offer attractive quality accommodation, with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, this holiday apartment is ideal for making the most of the National Park.
Within a few hours' drive are Edinburgh and Inverness, this holiday home is also ideal for exploring Loch Ness, Fort William, Ben Nevis or the Western Isles.
Why not enjoy fishing, golfing, pony trekking, mountain biking or water sports?
For a quieter life, opt for birdwatching, the Strathspey Steam Railway and the Speyside Whisky Trail.
With Aviemore, the hub of the snowsport industry in Britain, just 16 miles away, this holiday home is a welcoming base throughout the year.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
- Electric storage heaters
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, video, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi
- Coin-operated washing machine and dryer in communal laundry on the premises
- Electricity inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Off road parking for 2 cars
- Shared garden with picnic bench
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop 10 mins walk, pub 5 mins walk
- Note: Cottage is accessed via 4 steps at the entrance.
About the location
Kingussie 3 miles; Aviemore 15 miles; Fort William 45 miles; Inverness 47 miles.
Overlooking the River Spey, in the Cairngorms National Park (Britain's largest), Newtonmore has several shops and pubs, as well as two excellent, award-winning museums - the Highland Folk Museum and Clan MacPherson Museum. Newtonmore's Wildcat Trail is a popular, 7-mile circular walk around the edge of the village, taking in the River Spey with woodland, moorland and wonderful views across the valley to the Cairngorms, and behind the village to the Monadhliath Mountains - a fitting introduction to the delights of the National Park. For younger visitors, the Folk Park, the Wildlife Park at Kincraig, Landmark at Carrbridge and the Steam Railway are all outstanding local attractions. The area offers fine golf, fishing, pony trekking, walking, birdwatching, cycling, mountain biking, climbing and skiing, making it an ideal base from which to discover all that this scenic area of Scotland has to offer.
This property offers the following short breaks:
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