Squirrel’s Tale Cottage

Dulnain Bridge, Highlands


Property Reference: SZZG
  • Sleeps5
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms3
  • Grade5 Star rating
Exterior | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Exterior | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Living room/dining room | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Living room/dining room | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Living room/dining room | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Living room/dining room | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Kitchen | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Kitchen | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Kitchen | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Master bedroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Master bedroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Master bedroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Double bedroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Double bedroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Single bedroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Single bedroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Bathroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Bathroom | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Surrounding area | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Surrounding area | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge
  • Garden and grounds | Squirrel’s Tale Cottage, Dulnain Bridge

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

Property Features

  • Bike StoreBike Store
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Ground Floor FacilitiesGround Floor Facilities
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Golf nearbyGolf nearby
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • Decorated at ChristmasDecorated at Christmas
  • WiFiWiFi
  • Luxury CollectionLuxury Collection
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-siteFishing Nearby/On-site
  • Pets – not allowedPets – not allowed
  • Parking - On SiteParking - On Site
  • Shower CubicleShower Cubicle

Property Description

Spacious living room with dining area, wood-burning stove and wooden floor. Kitchen with slate floor. Double bedroom with 6ft zip & link bed (can be twin by arr). Large shower room with toilet and slate floor. First floor: Double bedroom with 5ft bed. Single bedroom.

  • Wood-burning stove - fuel inc
  • Elec, electric rads, bed linen and towels inc
  • Freeview TV
  • Stereo/CD
  • M/wave
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Lawned garden with furniture
  • Shared 25-acre natural, unspoilt woodland grounds
  • Parking (for 3 cars)
  • Cycle/ski store
  • Welcome pack
  • No smoking
  • Ground floor facilities

Squirrel’s Tale Cottage is situated in a wonderful, elevated position in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, and enjoys striking views across the countryside towards the lush Strathspey Valley, River Spey and the majestic Cairngorm Mountains. This lovely property forms a wing of the owners’ Arts & Crafts Grade B listed Broomhill House. It is accessed by a forest drive and nestles amongst 25 acres of private, unspoilt woodlands and well-maintained cottage garden, where you can watch the playful red squirrels and an abundance of rare birdlife, such as golden eagle and osprey. This country cottage makes a perfect base for exploring this lovely part of the Highlands. Excellent mountain biking, canoeing, bird watching, climbing, skiing and infinite hiking trails (easy and strenuous) are all available from the doorstep. There are popular and challenging golf courses, classic car events and some of the world’s famous malt whisky distilleries within easy reach.
Enjoy fly fishing on the River Spey, or for the younger members, visit the Reindeer Visitor Centre, Tree Zone, Landmark Forest Adventure Park or take a trip on the steam train from Broomhill to Aviemore. All towns and villages of the National Park have retained their identity and offer a range of independent stores, art galleries, museums, coffee shops and restaurants. Inverness, the Highland capital, is less than an hour’s drive and offers flights to Amsterdam and all major cities in the UK.
Squirrel’s Tale Cottage has been sympathetically renovated to provide fantastic holiday accommodation in a peaceful and private setting. Within the elegantly furnished cottage there is a comfortable open-plan living room with a wood-burning stove, a country kitchen, spacious shower room and three bedrooms, each providing good quality mattresses and sumptuous bed linen for a good nights sleep. Shop, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.

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