Speyside is home to more than 50 whisky distilleries, take a tour at Dalwhinne Distillery (11 miles)
The Cairngorms offers walking and outdoor opportunities for all levels -Loch Insch (21 miles)
Keen mountain bikers can visit the excellent trails at Laggan Wolftrax (6 miles)
1 / 21  
2 / 21  
3 / 21  
4 / 21  
5 / 21  
6 / 21  
7 / 21  
8 / 21  
9 / 21  
10 / 21  
11 / 21  
12 / 21  
13 / 21  
14 / 21  
15 / 21  
16 / 21  
17 / 21  
18 / 21  
19 / 21  Speyside is home to more than 50 whisky distilleries, take a tour at Dalwhinne Distillery (11 miles)
20 / 21  The Cairngorms offers walking and outdoor opportunities for all levels -Loch Insch (21 miles)
21 / 21  Keen mountain bikers can visit the excellent trails at Laggan Wolftrax (6 miles)

Dorran Cottage

Newtonmore (12mls E), The Highlands
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Working farm
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
9 more

At a glance

  • Traditional bungalow with beautiful decor throughout
  • Breathtaking views of the local landscape
  • After a day out exploring the beautiful local area, enjoy cosy nights in front of the wood burner
Property code: 86113

Surrounded by beautiful unspoilt scenery, this delightful bungalow has been thoughtfully decorated to create a fabulous countryside getaway for a family or group of friends.

This delightful cottage is situated in the village of Laggan which is in the Cairngorms National Park and was featured as the fictional village of Glenbogle in the BBC TV drama series Monarch of the Glen. The area is popular with hill walkers, climbers and mountain bikers and there is excellent fishing to be had. The property provides an ideal base for exploring local attractions such as the Highland Wildlife Park (30 miles) and Dalwhinnie Distillery (13 miles). Newtonmore is just 8 miles away and has a supermarket, shops, cafes, and restaurants. The mountain resort of Aviemore and Fort William are both within 25 miles.

On entering this beautiful home, step into the handy front porch where you will find the washing machine and dryer, it is also the perfect place to leave your outdoor boots and shoes. The porch leads into the kitchen/diner, fully equipped to cook up a storm with an electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Set the table and enjoy a family meal whilst planning your next adventures. Follow the hall through to the delightful and welcoming lounge. With stunning views of the countryside, it is an ideal space to relax in. The lounge features a traditional wood burner and Smart TV. Continuing back through the hall you will find a family bathroom with a shower over the bath and a WC, two light and bright double rooms, one with an en-suite shower and WC, and one single bedroom.

Outside, the spacious enclosed garden, which is mainly laid to lawn, is the perfect area for children to play and relax whilst you admire the splendid countryside scenery. There is ample off-road parking available next to the property.

  • 3 bedrooms - 2 doubles, 1 single
  • 2 bathrooms – 1 bathroom with shower over bath and a  WC, 1 en-suite shower room with WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher
  • Utility room with washing machine and dryer
  • Welcome pack provided
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • Large enclosed garden
  • Parking on driveway for 2 cars
  • Shops, restaurants and pub within 8 miles
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £200 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £25. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Lee Davies

This property joined our collection in 2021 and is managed by Lee.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 21 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
Overall cleanliness 4.9 starsOverall cleanliness 4.9 starsOverall cleanliness 4.9 starsOverall cleanliness 4.9 starsOverall cleanliness 4.9 stars4.9
Overall equipment
Overall equipment 4.9 starsOverall equipment 4.9 starsOverall equipment 4.9 starsOverall equipment 4.9 starsOverall equipment 4.9 stars4.9
Overall comfort
Overall comfort 4.9 starsOverall comfort 4.9 starsOverall comfort 4.9 starsOverall comfort 4.9 starsOverall comfort 4.9 stars4.9
Overall location
Overall location 5 starsOverall location 5 starsOverall location 5 starsOverall location 5 starsOverall location 5 stars5

Reviewed by Elco, 16th October 2023

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Beautiful and well equipped cottage with amazing views!

Reviewed by Bridget, 22nd September 2023

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

This cottage is one of the best we have ever stayed in.. It is very well equipped . Location if you want peace and quiet is just perfect.. Everything in the cottage was very clean and in excellent condition.

Reviewed by Imran, 1st September 2023

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Really good location, most of the Highlands are accessible from the location.

Reviewed by Mark, 25th August 2023

Guest rating 4.6 starsGuest rating 4.6 starsGuest rating 4.6 starsGuest rating 4.6 starsGuest rating 4.6 stars

It is a lovely cottage in an incredibly beautiful location. We loved being there and have nowhere near exhausted all of the places to explore in the area. Thoroughly recommend this place.

Reviewed by Damon, 18th August 2023

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Reviewed by Richard, 7th July 2023

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Beautiful Cottage in an amazing part of Scotland . Well worth a visit , I will definitely be returning at some point. Best value for money Ive had in a very long time. Well worth a visit.

Reviewed by Jacquelinef, 5th May 2023

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

My daughter and I had a wonderful time in Scotlands highlands and Dorran cottage offered us comfort, the beauty of the land and mountains surrounding the cottage, adorable little lambs to laugh over at their antics and just gave both of us the peace we had been looking forward to.

Reviewed by Helen, 1st April 2023

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Great cottage with everything you could ever need! It a beautiful spot and Sonya was very helpful and a great host :)

Reviewed by Imran, 4th November 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

We enjoyed our stay thoroughly, the location, settings are perfect. The property itself is very comfortable and spacious for family. The owners are very welcoming and friendly. I would rate this property 6 plus stars.

Reviewed by Claire, 22nd October 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Reviewed by Irene, 16th September 2022

Guest rating 4.8 starsGuest rating 4.8 starsGuest rating 4.8 starsGuest rating 4.8 starsGuest rating 4.8 stars

A lovely furnished cottage in a beautiful, quiet location. We could not get enough of the views on all sides and the pheasants, hares and other animals around the house. Lovely sofas, a nice log burner, good beds and a warm welcome in the form of treats and first necessities. Good information in advance from the owner to find the property. Highly rRead moreecommended! Hide

Reviewed by Walter, 12th August 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

This is a lovely cottage in a very quiet and peaceful area, which was very ideal for us. We had a warm welcome and we had a great experience and hope to return again in future.

Reviewed by Tom, 29th July 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Excellent cottage in a stunning location. Superb throughout and well equipped. Had a lovely family holiday and would certainly go back.

Reviewed by Janet, 11th July 2022

Guest rating 4.8 starsGuest rating 4.8 starsGuest rating 4.8 starsGuest rating 4.8 starsGuest rating 4.8 stars

Splendid farm cottage with magnificent views of the mountains. Very comfortable, peaceful and relaxing accommodation within easy walking distance to local coffee shop/deli. We would definitely stay again.

Reviewed by Jacqui, 6th July 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Beautiful cottage with everything you need and more. Very comfortable and homely, wonderful location for exploring the cairngorm areas. Added bonus of a lovely big garden for the kids to get out and play too x

Reviewed by Pippa, 1st July 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

We had a wonderful few days at Dorran Cottage. The whole cottage was immaculate, warm and welcoming (and the great welcome pack a real treat too, especially the pancakes). The setting is so peaceful and ideally placed to get out and about or just to stay in and relax. A highlight for us was all the wonderful wildlife and to be so close to so many mRead moreountain hares was a tick off my personal bucket list! Sonya was great to deal with from start to finish and we would love to visit again. Hide

Reviewed by Sylvia, 27th May 2022

Guest rating 4.6 starsGuest rating 4.6 starsGuest rating 4.6 starsGuest rating 4.6 starsGuest rating 4.6 stars

A really nice refurbished well equipped and comfortable cottage in beautiful quiet surroundings with some walks from the door. Super clean. Space is a little tight in the kitchen to seat 5, but the bedrooms are great. Good Wifi and TV with enough seating. Plenty of parking.

Reviewed by Hazel, 20th May 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

A beautiful 4 night break away in this tranquil Highland cottage. Amazing host, amazing property and amazing scenery. Cottage was so well equipped, like a home from home. Just wished we could have stayed longer. We will definitely back!

Reviewed by Clare, 8th May 2022

Guest rating 4.2 starsGuest rating 4.2 starsGuest rating 4.2 starsGuest rating 4.2 starsGuest rating 4.2 stars

We had a fantastic stay at Dorran cottage, it was warm and welcoming with some little touches for arrival. It was very comfortable and on a few chilly May evenings, we enjoyed the log burner! The location is excellent and the views outstanding. The coffee bothy shop at the top of the road was fantastic and highly recommend for a breakfast roll and Read morecoffee! The staff were super friendly and helpful with local information. Overall a wonderful stay and would highly recommend. Hide

Reviewed by Natasha, 22nd April 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

Great instructions from the owners prior to arrival. The house is really lovely and incredibly homely. Its well equipped especially the kitchen as everything was clean and/or brand new. Welcome pack was v useful. Location is idyllic, so quiet you can hear a pin drop - albeit the occasional baa from the ewes and lambs in the fields surrounding the hRead moreouse! Easy to drive to local town for dinner and lovely little coffee shop just a short walk to the end of the road. Overall - very impressed. Hide

Reviewed by Terence, 8th April 2022

Guest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 starsGuest rating 5 stars

excellent well equipped cottage , very clean, and excellent location

19 more
Show 9 more

Location

Static Map
Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

1/3 Deposit

Take advantage of our deposit scheme when booking 9 weeks or more in advance.