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The Squirrels

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5 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Aviemore, Badenoch and Strathspey, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
The Squirrels is a well maintained modern detached holiday home near Aviemore at the heart of the Cairgorm National Park in the Scottish Highlands. With spacious contemporary accommodation 320sqm on a modern day Scottish theme and a family friendly enclosed garden, this comfortably furnished and well equipped holiday home is the ideal base for a relaxing family holiday or a more adventurous sports orientated vacation.

'The Squirrels' is situated at the gateway of Rothiemurchus Estate with many activities available such as mountain biking, tennis and stunning walks only yards away. It sits close to the Loch Morlich road which offers access to the Loch with its watersports and beach. Just beyond this lies the Cairngorm Mountains and funicular railway with access to Snowsports and hill walking.
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Listing #HL1378232
About the Owner
Ian M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location for the family and friends who all spent Christmas together in this wonderful house which was home from home with everything you could expect from well equipped kitchen to comfortable beds, clean linen and towels, log fire with wood and kindling included. With...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Barbara D
Paradise741156, VR Owner at The Squirrels, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Barbara Pleasing to hear your Christmas visit to The Squirrels went down a treat and that you all enjoyed the beautiful surroundings. Have a great 2019 and thank you once again for the positive review it’s much appreciated and hopefully help future guests to...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile


Date of stay: October 2018
Paradise741156, VR Owner at The Squirrels, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018


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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful house — couldn’t ask for anything more. Lovely clean rooms, comfy sheets, well-kept garden and a kitchen with a 6-hob Aga to boot! Really fantastic space to spend a few days with some friends and a perfect home base for exploring the Cairngorm area....More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank G7756CEmartinc
Management response:Responded May 15, 2018

Hi Martin, Many thanks for submitting this review and great to hear the weekend went well, may consider booking in myself after reading your review!

  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Kings
    1 Bunk
    1 Crib
    5 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: C$341 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Activities you can book 200yds from the house at The Rothiemurchis Visitor Centre:
These include: Archery, Clay Shooting, Family Rafting, White Water Rafting, Fishing, Feed the Fish, Gorge Swimming, Gorge Walking, Luxury Treatments, Indoor climbing, Low Ground Walking, Mountain Biking, Pony Trekking, Quad Biking, Safaris on Foot or by Landrover, Feed the Deer, Treezone
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 40.0 km
Railway: Aviemore: 1.0 km
Fly to either Glasgow or Edinburgh Airport
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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