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Tomidhu

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
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Full of character and charm, Tomidhu is a modernised traditional farmhouse providing accommodation for 6-8 people. It is located in the hamlet of Crathie less than one mile from Balmoral Castle and on the doorstep to a wealth of outdoor activities in the Cairngorms national park. The cottage is set within a fenced garden with it's own parking and has beautiful open views from all rooms. The living rooms are fitted with wood burning stoves making this a cosy home at all times of the year. Tomidhu farmhouse is located at the edge of the village of Crathie in the eastern Cairngorm National Park in the heart of Royal Deeside. Crathie is around six miles from Ballater, a vibrant highland town with numerous opportunities for eating out, shopping and activities. Seven miles to the west in t...Full of character and charm, Tomidhu is a modernised traditional farmhouse providing accommodation for 6-8 people. It is located in the hamlet of Crathie less than one mile from Balmoral Castle and on the doorstep to a wealth of outdoor activities in the Cairngorms national park. The cottage is set within a fenced garden with it's own parking and has beautiful open views from all rooms. The living rooms are fitted with wood burning stoves making this a cosy home at all times of the year. Tomidhu farmhouse is located at the edge of the village of Crathie in the eastern Cairngorm National Park in the heart of Royal Deeside. Crathie is around six miles from Ballater, a vibrant highland town with numerous opportunities for eating out, shopping and activities. Seven miles to the west in the centre of the park is Braemar, a smaller town with more limited services but which affords a gateway to the interior expanse of the high mountainous area of the central Cairngorms. Features: • Two double bedrooms, one twin bedroom • Two reception rooms each with wood burning stoves • Modern open plan kitchen/diner with breakfast bar • Bathroom and shower room • Modern equipped utility room • External covered storage area for bikes etc • Parking for three cars More
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Gary M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

What a wonderful week we had at Tomidhu. The cottage had everything we needed. It was in a perfect location with wonderful views and a peaceful setting. There were plenty of leaflets and information giving ideas of things to do in the area. We went...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Janet M
LoveTravel539462, VR Owner at Tomidhu, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2019

Many thanks for your kind review. We are really pleased everyone enjoyed their stay including the dog. We are sorry about the garden! A broken lawn mower and we are right in the middle of a house build so this has meant some of the...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2019
LoveTravel539462, VR Owner at Tomidhu, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2019

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Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here in December. Had a fantastic time. Great location for a skiing holiday or a winter retreat. Just a short walk from Balmoral castle, which looks beautiful in the snow. Will definitely be returning soon.

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Ryan_booth88
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

This was a lovely cottage, with a well equipped kitchen and the most wonderful views to the Scottish countryside. The location is perfect for exploring the area around river Dee. The fenced off garden is perfect for dogs and our golden retriever loved exploring it...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank chrissi20172017
Reviewed October 8, 2017

We had a wonderful 5 night stay at Tomidhu in September 2017. Well located for walks, a short drive to local towns but perfectly peaceful for a nice relaxing time in the heart of the Highlands. The rooms were clean and comfortable and the kitchen...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank CMPLondon
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Dryer
Outdoor Dining Area
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Books
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Kettle
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Attractions: Within the immediate vicinity of Crathie, Balmoral Castle is a popular destination for tourists passing through the area. The Lochnagar distillery is also located here and can be visited for a tour of the facility or just to try a quick dram at the bar. There are many other castles and distilleries within a short drive of the property. Ballater is an old town which has retained much of its charm as it has avoided the extensive development so prevalent in the towns to the north of the park. There are numerous hotels, restaurants, bars and shops serving the local population and the busy tourist industry which reaches it’s peak during the summer months. Braemar is considerably smaller but is still popular with tourists due to it’s enduring architecture and spectacular ...
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