Charming cottage with fully enclosed gardens and views over the Cairngorms
Guests will appreciate the countryside views from the property
Sit and admire the spectacular views
 Enjoy a cosy night in by the wood burner after a day out exploring
Unwind in the cosy snug with TV
Bright kitchen / dining area
Spacious family bedroom
When your day is done retire to the futher bedrooms
Double bedroom with views of the rolling countryside
Twin room with lovely views
Soak away the busy day in nice hot bath
Family bathroom with shower and bath
The sun room is perfect for afternoon tea
Enjoy an afternoon al fresco cuppa
Lovely views from the conservatory
Spacious sun room with amazing views
Neighbouring Aberdeen Angus
River Dee renowned for its excellent salmon and trout fishing
Beautiful parklands of Aboyne
Enjoy a trip to Ballater
1 / 20  Charming cottage with fully enclosed gardens and views over the Cairngorms
2 / 20  Guests will appreciate the countryside views from the property
3 / 20  Sit and admire the spectacular views
4 / 20   Enjoy a cosy night in by the wood burner after a day out exploring
5 / 20  Unwind in the cosy snug with TV
6 / 20  Bright kitchen / dining area
7 / 20  Spacious family bedroom
8 / 20  When your day is done retire to the futher bedrooms
9 / 20  Double bedroom with views of the rolling countryside
10 / 20  Twin room with lovely views
11 / 20  Soak away the busy day in nice hot bath
12 / 20  Family bathroom with shower and bath
13 / 20  The sun room is perfect for afternoon tea
14 / 20  Enjoy an afternoon al fresco cuppa
15 / 20  Lovely views from the conservatory
16 / 20  Spacious sun room with amazing views
17 / 20  Neighbouring Aberdeen Angus
18 / 20  River Dee renowned for its excellent salmon and trout fishing
19 / 20  Beautiful parklands of Aboyne
20 / 20  Enjoy a trip to Ballater

Ferneyhowe Croft,

The Cairngorms, Aberdeenshire
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Charming secluded detached period cottage enjoying magnificent mountain views
  • Nestled on the edge of the splendid Cairngorms National Park, perfect for all outdoor pursuits
  • Visit over 300 castles, stately homes and ruins on Scotland’s magnificent castle trail
  • Explore the malt whisky trail and perhaps enjoy a wee dram by the wood burner on return
  • Within easy reach of the beautiful picturesque villages of Ballater, Tarland and Aboyne
  • Close to the beautiful River Dee renowned for its excellent salmon and trout fishing
Property code: 53150

This wonderful secluded property benefits from spectacular views over the Grampians and beyond. Enjoy the two wood burners and fully enclosed mature garden, perfect for alfresco dining and star gazing.

Nestled in a splendid, peaceful tranquil location on the edge of the Cairngorms National park, perfect for numerous outdoor pursuits in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Victorian village of Ballater known as the jewel of the Cairngorms is within easy reach and the picturesque villages of Tarland with its beautiful golf course and Aboyne are both close at hand. The wonderful River Dee is also close by, renowned for its excellent salmon and trout fishing. Enjoy the famous malt whisky trail and visit an array of beautiful distilleries and museums. Or, explore over 300 castles, stately homes and ruins on Scotland’s magnificent castle trail, making this a fantastic base for you holiday.

Entering the charming detached cottage from the garden through to the hall, into the light and bright lounge with TV/DVD and wood burner, ideal for a cosy night in. Next door you will find the spacious sun room, enjoying magnificent mountain views and also another wood burner, perfect for relaxing after a day out exploring the local area. Continuing back through the lounge through to the well-equipped kitchen with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and large dining table perfect for family gatherings. Followed by the bathroom which has, bath, separate shower and WC. Leading back though the hallway you are met with the spacious family bedroom with double bed and single bed. Heading up the stairs to the landing, you will find the pretty double bedroom to your left and the charming twin to your right, both enjoying lovely views over the garden and the mountains in the distance.

Venturing outside into the spacious mature garden with seating area and BBQ, perfect for alfresco dining and lazy evenings star gazing over the wonderful mountains. There is also a handy outdoor stone built utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge/freezer, with log and bicycle storage too. Ample off-road parking is available directly in front of the property.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 family, 1 double and 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom - with bath, separate shower and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer
  • Utility room with washing machine, tumble dyer and fridge/freezer
  • 2 wood burners – logs included
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Shop, pub and restaurant 3 miles
  • Increased accessibility - Please ensure you refer to our FAQ's
  • Bicycle storage
  • TV/DVD in lounge
  • Charcoal BBQ available

Lisa Hogg

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Lisa.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 9 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Helen, 21st August 2020

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Reviewed by Martina, 15th August 2020

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A lovely cottage in a stunning location ! we loved it at once and enjoyed the view over the valley and the mountains. The house was big enough for the five of us and it was nice just being there and relax. We did some nice trips in the surrounding, we loved Ballater, the castles nearby and walked several time through the woods nearby. A perfect plaRead morece to recover ! Hide

Reviewed by Andrew, 4th January 2020

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We loved this cottage. It is a long way up a farm track but well worth it when you get there. We'll be back!

Reviewed by D, 6th September 2019

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Well appointed cottage in a stunning location. Plenty to do locally and good shops in Ballater

Reviewed by Susan, 23rd August 2019

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A traditional Scottish Croft on the side of a hillside, with views over the mountains. Lots of room inside and out. Clean and well-stocked. Ideal for a peaceful holiday.

Reviewed by Hilde, 26th July 2019

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Reviewed by Anna, 31st May 2019

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We absolutly loved your little Croft with the Lambs as our neighbours - their bleeting was a pure Treat to fall asleep too and greeting us in the morning skipping about. Beautiful views from the Conservatory our favourite place for morning Coffee. Great place and would love to return - We now are even thinking off getting our very own Croft. Thank Read moreyou for sharing this True Gem. Hide

Reviewed by Joahan, 29th March 2019

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Ferneyhowe Croft is a comfy house, in a wonderful location with lots of local wildlife and great walks, bike rides and cafes quite close by.

Reviewed by William, 14th September 2018

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If your looking for a quiet time away this cottage is perfect and the scenery is wonderful

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Charming cottage with fully enclosed gardens and views over the Cairngorms
Guests will appreciate the countryside views from the property
Sit and admire the spectacular views
 Enjoy a cosy night in by the wood burner after a day out exploring
Unwind in the cosy snug with TV
Bright kitchen / dining area
Spacious family bedroom
When your day is done retire to the futher bedrooms
Double bedroom with views of the rolling countryside
Twin room with lovely views
Soak away the busy day in nice hot bath
Show 8 moreFamily bathroom with shower and bath

Location

Static Map
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1/3 Deposit

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