Kincraig near Aviemore, Cairngorms National Park, Northern Highlands & Cairngorms National Park
Kincraig 2 miles. A wonderful detached cottage in rural woodland on the edge of the village of Insh, just 2 miles from the Highland village of Kincraig. Lovingly decorated and furnished, this Kincraig cottage has been built in an eco-friendly style using some of the stone from the original cottage on the site, which means that the walls are up to a foot and a half thick in places. South facing, with open views across the fields and hills where you can see buzzards and deer, this Kincraig cottage is full of light and is ideal for a family holiday in the rugged and beautiful Cairngorms National Park. At this Kincraig cottage there are three bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room, offering flexibility and choice for the whole family. The living accommodation at this Kincraig cottage is enhanced by the open fire which means that you can curl up on chilly evenings with a warming drink and reflect on your day’s activities. Outside this Kincraig cottage is a large enclosed garden, perfect for the children to let off steam, and is just a two minute walk to Manse Bay on the shore of Loch Insh where you can see whooper swans and many other water birds and is a wonderful place to have a dram of whisky and watch the sun go down. For the more adventurous, the Loch Insh activity and watersports centre is just a short walk away, where you can enjoy a range of watersports including canoeing, sailing and windsurfing. The owners of this Kincraig cottage have bikes that can be hired, so you can explore the network of forestry tracks and quiet roads that surround the cottage. Golfers are well catered for at this Kincraig cottage with a number of courses nearby including Kingussie which is one of Scotland's most beautiful courses. For winter sports enthusiasts, this Kincraig cottage is just ten miles from the skiing centre of Cairngorm, from where you can access a whole range of exciting activities. Just six miles from Aviemore and Kingussie, this is a superb Kincraig cottage for a holiday all year round.
Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin with Juliet balcony, 1 x ground floor king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with AGA and patio doors. Sitting room with dining area, open fire and French doors to patio. First floor sitting room. Boot room.
Central heating with open fire in sitting room. AGA cooker with oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, CD, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed rear lawned garden with patio and furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Aviemore 6 miles; Inverness 40 miles.
Kincraig is an attractive Highland village midway between Kingussie and Aviemore, which is the hub of the skiing industry in Britain. Close to Loch Insh and Glenfeshie, in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park and with the Cairngorm Mountains as a backdrop, Kincraig offers an unrivalled choice of activities and pursuits for all ages and abilities all year round. Enjoy walking or climbing, fishing, riding, cycling or the watersports at Loch Insh where equipment hire and instruction is available. A wide variety of birds can be seen from the RSPB hide overlooking the flood plains of the Insh Marshes Reserve and at the nearby Highland Wildlife Park wolves, bison, red pandas, wildcats and arctic foxes can be seen.