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Cairnton Farm Cottages

1.6 miles from Lumphanan centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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Banchory, Lumphanan AB31 4QP, Scotland
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We are currently staying at the byre cottage and it is first class. Big and spacious with great wifi. Located on a working farm with loads of places to walk the dogs. Location is good only 15 minutes from Banchory or ballater. There is a small shop in lumphanan which is short drive. If you are looking fir a relaxing...

Thank mesbo7
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Cottages are really nice and the people are friendly the main issue for me was the WIFI just would not work which was a pain ,The hot tub was great . If visiting and hoping to play some Golf remember your own Clubs ect because the 2 local courses do not have clubs to hire and during the week...

Thank RodneyPerth
Deeside A, Manager at Cairnton Farm Cottages, responded to this review

thank you very much for your review, and again we apologise for the WiFi issues, you will be glad to hear our IT Man has been on the case and we now have line of sight installed for new supper WiFi. We look forward to your next visit and you to can enjoy our supper fast WiFi in the cottages....

Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

A group of us stayed in in the stables and Byre over a week when we were volunteering at Fraser Castle as part of a NTS Thistle Camp. The cottages were clean and tidy and were were welcomed by Ken on arrival. The beds and accommodation were very comfortable and had everything that we needed for our stay. It was...

Thank Allen W
Deeside A, Manager at Cairnton Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review of our Cottages. It was a delight to have you all come and stay with us at Cairnton Farm. Paddy the old yellow lab is missing you all very much for his treats....... We look forward to your next visit. kind regards Team DAP

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent week staying in the stables. The owners were very hospitable and the location, accomodation and even weather were first rate. There was lots to do in the area and we hope to return to visit the attractions we missed this time.

Thank Philip M
Deeside A, Manager at Cairnton Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to put up your review, Would be just delighted to have you come back and see us really soon. Call us direct and ask for myself : Cilla Wood It would be my pleasure to assist. Thanks again from everyone at Team DAP

Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful relaxing holiday. Spotless accommodation and well equipped kitchen all within easy reach of attractions. Hot tubs and added bonus and they are well placed that enables them to be secluded from the other cottages. Catered well for a family ranging from 5 months to 75 years old suited each of us

Thank Lorna M
Deeside A, General Manager at Cairnton Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review, we are just delighted to have you come and stay with us on the farm, now when you coming back to see us. kind regards from the whole team

Banchory, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My sons 30th birthday party was held in one of the cottages - I would like to thank owners Ken and Margaret for their personal support by going the extra mile and finding some additional items to enable the partly outdoor event to work superbly on a wet summer evening. This is a superb location to get away from things...

Thank Alan L
Deeside A, Manager at Cairnton Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review, we are delighted to hear you had a great time staying with us at the farm. It was just a pleasure to have you all stay with us. Glad to hear the 30th Birthday Celebrations when well, and we look forward to having you back with us real soon. kind regards Cilla Wood

Inverurie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Bothy cottage was everything we wanted and expected. The cottage was cosy clean with all mod cons. The beds where very comfortable, shower was brill . Stunning views in every direction. Farmer Ken and his family where lovely they told us about the working farm and also the fantastic activity centre they run that has a huge range of great...

Thank lorrainewalkerwhin54
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Byre for 2 nights last weekend. It was fantastic and such a bonus we could take our dog (dobe!!). Everything was clean, fresh and tidy. The owner was lovely and very friendly. We are booking one of the cottages today for a week later in the year - 2 nights just wasn't long enough. Thanks so...

Thank L2121
Deeside A, Manager at Cairnton Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to give us a 5 star review. We are so pleased to hear that you had a great stay with us at the farm, and we look forward to welcoming you and your dogs back again really soon. Thanks again from Team Cairnton Farm Cottages and Deeside Activity Park

Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

3 nights in the Bothy. Fab place with a great feel of being on a working farm. Ken the farmer was great and always happy to chat when ever we saw him. We did the farm tour with high tea and it was well worth while. Hot tub was fantastic and private with great views. Beef steaks from the farm...

1Thank Bigpaulgla
Deeside A, Manager at Cairnton Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Mr Henderson and family, Thanks for taking the time to write a review for us, and just look at that review..... You and your lovely family and was just a delight to have staying with us, Ken is always delighted to show folk around the farm and Aberdeen Angus Cows. That's great photos too of the afternoon tea after the...

Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

This is the real deal , a working farm run and owned by farming folk , and the Howies was just a delight , we arrived as strangers and left as good friends , great 5star accomadation great 5 star views and the kids just loved the hot tubs , was perfect and pet friendly .. We will be back...

1Thank Cilla W
DAP3, Manager at Cairnton Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you review, we are delighted to hear that farming life suits you too. Ken says he will be needing a hand to feed cows in the winter, so hurry back then ..... Kind regards Team DAP and Cairnton Farm Cottages

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cairnton Farm Cottages are 3 superbly finished self catering cottages all with their own Hot Tub, set within the grounds of The Cairnton Aberdeen Angus beef farm on Royal Deeside, and with stunning views across the Dee Valley. The cottages are Visit Scotland 4 star rated self catering accommodation. Royal Deeside is a premier outdoor playground for lovers of adventure sports, and boasts several castles and stately homes including Balmoral, a world class whisky distillery, an abundance of scenic walks to suit all levels, many picturesque towns and villages, and is only a short drive from Aberdeen city. Our cottages are ideal if you are looking for a home from home in the country with access to lots of outdoor pursuits in the surrounding area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cairnton Farm Cottages

Address: Banchory, Lumphanan AB31 4QP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Lumphanan
Price Range: £85 - £135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“The hot tub is the best!”
 of 5 bubbles 563allenw, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Speak to the owners - they will advise.”
 of 5 bubbles 227alanl, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all look good - it depend how many beds you need.”
 of 5 bubbles 408iains, 15 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Although the Bothy is the smallest of the 3 cottages, we think it has the best views and most private outside area.”
 of 5 bubbles weecindylou, 11 May 2014 | Read review
“leave your troubles at the top gate!”
 of 5 bubbles TinaH631, 12 Apr 2014 | Read review
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