Grant House ref: CC512011

Tomintoul near Ballindalloch, Speyside, Aviemore and the Cairngorms

Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Self Catering

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3
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2
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  • Dishwasher 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Free Pets 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 

Description

Situated in the pretty village of Tomintoul, the highest village of the Highlands and located with Cairngorm National Park, Grant House and Grant Cottage are both delightful properties set just off the quiet main street. Both offer very comfortable holiday accommodation, a shared garden with furniture and a shared lockable shed, which is ideal for keeping bikes, ski equipment or walking gear. Stunning scenery and an abundance of wildlife make Glenlivet and Strathavon an ideal place to escape the fast pace of modern life.
Grant House (512011) can be booked individually or together with Grant Cottage (512007) which is next door to accommodate up to 10 people

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

The  property has oil central heating and comprises:
Lounge: With electric coal effect fire, free view TV and DVD
Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box and dishwasher.
Utility: With freezer and washer/dryer.
Conservatory: Furnished with dining table and 6 chairs.
Bedroom 1: With king size bed.
Shower room: With shower , WC and wash basin.

First floor

Bedroom 2: With two single beds with additional storage and wardrobes.
Bedroom 3: With two single beds with additional storage and wardrobes
Bathroom 2: With shower over bath, WC and wash basin

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Cot and high chair available

Miscellaneous

Garden area with furniture. Shared lockable shed for bikes, ski equipment or walking gear. Off road parking for 1-2 cars.

  • Nearest town
    Grantown on Spey
  • Shops
    300 Yards
  • Distance
    14 Miles
  • Restaurant
    300 Yards
  • Nearest railway station
    Aviemore
  • Pub
    300 Yards
  • Railway station distance
    24 Miles
  • Lake

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About the local area

An extensive network of waymarked trails (over 100 miles) gives easy access to the open countryside for walking, fishing & shooting, mountain biking and horseriding. The Lecht ski centre is just 5 miles south of Tomintoul and with golf courses at nearby Ballindalloch, Dufftown, Grantown on Spey and Nethy Bridge and an adventure playground in Tomintoul for the children is only 5 minutes walk away, so there is plenty to keep the outdoor enthusiast entertained. Ballindalloch Castle is one of the most beautiful historic buildings in Speyside. It has been continuously occupied by the MacPherson Grant family since the mid 16th century. Braemar Castle and Balmoral Castle are also within easy reach, all within 30 miles of Tomintoul, renowned as the heart of Malt Whisky country. From here you can easily tour the many distilleries to be found in Speyside. Tomintoul Distillery is just a few miles outside the village, whilst The Whisky Castle shop in Tomintoul offers over 500 malt whiskies. The Moray Coast with unspoilt beaches and fascinating fishing villages is an ideal destination for a day out by the sea.

Things to do nearby

Highland Wildlife and Birdwatch Safari

Guided wildlife excursions with a friendly, experienced local nature watcher. View the wonderful world of birds and wildlife in remote areas of the Scottish Highlands. Tel: 01479 811169

The Cairngorms National Park

Home to over 17,000 people and extremely popular with visitors all year round, the Cairngorms is Britain's largest national park and is home to an extraordinary range of landscapes, wildlife, history, people and activities.

Highland Safaris

For those after something a little different, Highland Safaris provides some of the most exciting and unique safari days and events in central Scotland.

Highland Folk Museum

This award winning museum has a 1700's township with turf houses and open peat fires, a working croft with animals and a play area with cafe. Tel: 01463 663800

Auchgourish Botanic Gardens

A fascinating four star 10 acre garden containing collections of over 2,000 hardy and unusual plant species from across the world. Tel: 01479 831464

Drumin Castle

Constructed in the mid 14th century this well fortified tower house was one the strong hold of Alexander Steward the `Wolf of Badenoch'. Great views and attractive walks close by. Tel: 01479 870070

Landmark Forest Adventure Park

A fantastic day of fun and discovery with watercoaster, maze, play area, tree top trail, towers and lots more. Tel: 0800 731 3446

Blair Castle

This remarkable 13th Century private home is open to the public and allows visitors to explore its magnificent gardens and grounds.

The Cairngorm Reindeer Centre

Join the reindeer herder out on the mountainside where the reindeer graze in their natural environment. Treks available from June to September! Tel: 01479 861228

Highland Wildlife Park

Discover Scotland's wildlife and endangered animals of the world's mountain and tundra regions. Meet the Amur tigers, snow monkeys, wolves, red pandas and even polar bears! All just seven miles from Aviemore.

Cairngorm Mountain Railway

Open all year round the Cairngorm Mountain Railway offers a unique gateway into this ancient glacial landscape with fantastic views of the mountain landscapes. Tel: 01479 861261

Loch Garten Osprey Centre
Loch Garten Osprey Centre

Osprey Centre overlooking nesting ospreys, spectacular fish eating birds of prey. Watch them via the CCTV linkup. Tel: 01479 831476

Spreyside Heather Garden and Visitor Centre

Multi award winning attraction with quality gifts, antique shop, exhibition, garden centre and wildlife viewing stations. Tel: 01479 851359

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