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Fairdene Self Catering Cottage and B&B

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Lisa & Martins lovely cottage for a weekend with our wee Labrador Spangle. Had a lovely stay in a beautifully modern cosy cottage. The bed is super comfy and the kitchen has everything you would need to self cater too! Will definitely return.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Spent 5 nights in the cottage next to Fairdene B & B. A lovely little holiday cottage, beautifully fitted out and comfy and close to the centre of Ballater for shops and restaurants. On one floor which was a bonus for my husband who finds stairs a problem. Thank you Lisa.

Thank Bennie B
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2014

Stayed in the Fairdene B&B during the summer of 2014. Beautiful little self contained cottage, the owners Lisa and Martin live in the family house next door. Lisa and Martin were on hand to advise the best walks, restaurants and other relevant local information. The cottage was spotlessly clean and the breakfasts were delicious and plentiful, private off road parking...

1Thank Wullie M
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We were after a room for the night but ended up in the cottage which was a real bonus. It was nice to have the extra space and all the facilities were modern. Lisa gave us a warm welcome and suggestions for dinner. In the morning she brought us a cooked breakfast. She does a great job of balancing family,...

3Thank Colin B
Strichen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2013

We recently stayed in the self catering holiday cottage at Fairdene B&B. We were warmly welcomed by our hosts. Fantastic accommodation with everything you could possibly need. Very modern and stylish and spotlessly clean. We were provided with an excellent cooked breakfast. We could not fault our stay in any way and have already booked again for next year. Thank...

3Thank Emma M
Reviewed 20 September 2013

My wife and I stayed in the holiday cottage for 3 nights recently, and have to say enjoyed our stay. The cottage has an oldie world charm from the outside, but is contemporary and spotless inside. There is off-road parking and free fast Wifi available. Close by there are pubs, a fish shop, cafes and various shops. Our hosts Lisa...

1Thank KeithSirs
lisam445, Owner at Fairdene Self Catering Cottage and B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for you lovely comments I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again. Lisa

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2013

We stayed in the holiday cottage for a week in August. The cottage has been done up very modern and is lovely and clean. It was also very cosy and I can imagine lovely and warm in the winter. It is nice to be so near to the village so you can just come and go as you please. Very...

2Thank 750Suzanne2
lisam445, Owner at Fairdene Self Catering Cottage and B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments I am glad you enjoyed your stay in Ballater .

Newtown Vic Australia
Reviewed 18 June 2013

We used the self catering cottage that it part of the B & B and it was very comfortable and well equipped. Free wifi is included and the location is delightfully quiet. Our host was very welcoming and we highly recommend this property. We have also used the B & B herre as well and it's equally good as is...

Thank Lionel41
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Fairdene offers stylish accommodation at very reasonable rates. The owners knew how to make us feel at home and their attention to detail is to be commended. I loved the extra touches like heated floor in the bathroom, twix biscuits in a jar by the tea/coffee and the best bit was your own fridge with water and also a pint...

2Thank Moira506
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2012

Stayed here for 1 night during a tour of Scotland. Offroad parking was a real bonus. The house is extremely well furnished. The room was comfortable with a great view of the mountains. The bathroom was a good size, very clean and had a great shower. Only a short walk into the village. Breakfast was great with a lovely fruit...

2Thank Zena C

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  • Family Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Modern lovely decorated self catering cottage in the heart of Ballater Royal Deeside. Walking distance to pubs, restaurants, Golf course and coffee shops, 5 mins drive from Balmoral and 25mins to ski resorts. Off street parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairdene Self Catering Cottage and B&B

Address: Fairdene School Lane, Ballater AB35 5RJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ballater
Number of rooms: 2
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Fairdene Self Catering Cottage And B&B Ballater, Scotland, UK
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