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The Lodge

Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    Character cottage surrounded by beautiful countryside
    Character cottage surrounded by beautiful countryside
    Character cottage surrounded by beautiful countryside
    The Lodge at the gates of Duffus House
    Cosy sitting room with beautiful open fire
    Serene master bedroom
    Bright single bedroom
    Property description
    Elgin
    |
    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
    The Lodge is a traditional stone Victorian lodge house nestled at the gates to Duffus House on Duffus Estate. Perfect for couples or small families, this cosy, single story property is the ideal hideaway to escape from it all. This characterful gate lodge boasts a lovely restored Victorian wrought iron fireplace - ideal for cosy evenings in, original floor boards and flagstones. The sitting room and double bedroom have been redecorated complete with new carpets and curtains for 2014. There is a private garden with BBQ and garden furniture - perfect for those long, light summer evenings we are so lucky to have in Moray.

    The Lodge is surrounded by fields and woodland which makes it extremely tranquil. Duffus Estate has a network of paths, many of which can be accessed directly from the...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (3)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (3)
    • Microwave
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Single Beds:(1)
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Yes
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    • Double glazing & oil fired central heating
    • All bills included in rent
    • Cot and highchair available on request
    • Owners are happy to provide any extra information about the area and things to do
    • Welcome pack provided on arrival
    Listing #HL117880 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Autumn 29 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 3 nights
    £60
    £65
    £375
    Early Winter 31 Oct 2014 19 Dec 2014 3 nights
    £50
    £55
    £300
    Christmas/Hogmanay 20 Dec 2014 2 Jan 2015 7 nights -- --
    £475
    Late Winter 3 Jan 2015 26 Mar 2015 3 nights
    £50
    £55
    £300
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    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    **SPECIAL LATE AVAILABILITY OFFER £375/WEEK INSTEAD OF £475 FOR JULY & AUGUST**

    Payment by cheque, bank transfer or credit card online

    Late availability discounts available - please enquire for details

    Friday changeover days although flexible for shorter breaks and different changeover days depending on the time of year.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Inverness: 55.0 km
    Railway: Elgin: 8.0 km
    From Inverness Airport, follow signs for the A96 (Elgin/Aberdeen). Once on the A96, continue for 35 km until you enter outskirts of Elgin. Continue over the 1st roundabout, take a left at the next followed by a right at the Tesco roundabout. At the next roundabout (Halfords) take a left. Follow for about 1.0km before taking a left signposted B9012 Hopeman, after 0.5km take a right by the Costcutter shop. Follow road for approximately 6 km - along the way you will turn down a long hill which then bends to the left and then to the right onto a long straight. As you approach the village of Duffus, on the crest of a small hill turn right through the stone gates (topped with lions) signed Duffus House. The Lodge is immediately on your left. If you reach the village you have gone too far!

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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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Stirling, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 March 2013 for a stay in March 2013

Stayed for a long weekend in March to visit friends in Elgin. Great compact little cottage with everything you need. Fantastic central location for acces to all the local areas; Elgin, Burghead, Lossiemouth etc...so much to see and do yet all within easy reach. Pet friendly which was a real plus and had large enclosed garden away from the main... more

Management response:

Many thanks for taking the time to review our property. Unfortunately there is little we can do regarding the size of the bathroom. It is small but perfectly formed with a bath (shower over bath), sink and toilet. I do take cleanliness very seriously and only getting 3 out of 5 for the bathroom is disappointing. I shall contact our... more

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Christine...
Doncaster, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 March 2013 for a stay in March 2013

We have only stayed at The Lodge for a short break but this little cottage packs a really warm welcome and I feel sure we will be back sometime soon. The cottage is very well equipped with everything you would expect to find at home and the welcome pack of fresh bread, milk and other goodies was a really nice... more

Seabank3
East Lothian
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 26 February 2013 for a stay in February 2013

This is the second time we've stayed here and had a great time again. The house is perfect for a small family. There's a good selection of games and a few jigsaws for the wet days as well as all the usual essentials. Beds very comfy! All in all this is a great wee house and a nice base for... more

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Listed since : Jan 2009
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