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In the heart of Abernethy Forest, a truly charming, cosy, traditional cottage.  Ideal for couples or families (sleeps 5-6); surrounded by forest, fields and hills.  The great outdoors on your doorstep……..

20140902_141307Just two and a half miles from Nethy Bridge, Bennachie is an original forestry

Cottage ideally situated for exploring Abernethy Forest, Loch Garten, the

Cairngorms and Speyside.

Situated in the delightful hamlet of Straanruie, and set in its own garden, the cottage has a beautiful, bright, new dining/living room with wood-burning stove, French windows and open views south and west.  There’s also a snug, wood-panelled sitting-room, also with wood-burning stove; three bedrooms – double, twin and single (with extra mattress).  The large bathroom with bath and shower has recently been modernised and the galley kitchen is off the attractive entrance/sun-room.005


There’s electric central-heating throughout.

This is the perfect place to get-away-from-it-all, so there’s no TV or internet!

Lots of books for all ages, board games and a snooker table.

We’re right off the road, so this is a great place for children; biking on forest tracks, and  bird and deer-watching.




Cost and Availability:

April – October: £300 per week;  £50 per day (min 2 days).  Includes linen, towels, electricity and starter pack for stoves.

£30 deposit


Booking:; Tel: 0131 552 2732 Mob: 07811063508