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Old Merchant House

Lounge at Old Merchant House with sea views and a log burning stove
Very good
6 reviews
Lounge at Old Merchant House with sea views and a log burning stove
Old Merchant House seen from new harbour
Sea views from dining area
Kitchen with views across the harbour
Bedroom 1 with Kingsize bed and sea views
Bedroom 2 with twin beds and sea views
Bedroom 2 with double bed
Lounge with working log fire and sea views across the harbour
Dusk at Portsoy Harbour and Old Merchant House
An aerial view of Portsoy Harbour
View from bedroom window
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
'Old Merchant House', Aberdeenshire is a stunning 18th Century old smugglers house on the historic harbour front at Portsoy. Available for holiday lets, 'Old Merchant House' has superb sea views from every room, has exposed beams, wooden floors and a log burning stove in the lounge. Packed with original features, the house is set over three floors, sleeping 6 in three bedrooms i king, 1 double plus a twin. The House has free wi-fi and there is parking directly outside the house. Close to all the NE of Scotland has to offer including the famous Whisky and Castle trails, 'Old Merchant House' is available for 3/4/7 and 14 night breaks.
About the Owner, sandra scrudis
Calendar Updated: 33 days ago
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 6 reviews and 1 property
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susan d
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Great place next to the harbour with a lovely sandy bottom. House excellent with everything you could think of and lots of fluffy white towels.The house has two staircases which were great for nerf gun wars. The weather was not very kind to us but it was nice and cosy with the log burner. Steven from Durn House was extremely...

Dornoch, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Where to begin, a fabulous week spent in an amazing character filled house located right on the harbour at Portsoy. 3 generations of 1 family all found something to love about this property. The kids loved the size and quirkiness ( 2 staircases ) had a great time playing hide and seek and Nerf wars. Grown ups enjoyed the well...

June G
1 review
Reviewed 21 January 2017 for a stay in January 2017

have just returned from a week's break at the Old Merchant House and sooo hope to return before the year is out!! loved accommodation down to the very ornaments on display 😊 lovely little village and the nearby Shore Inn provided a nice cosy friendly pub two minutes walk from the house. lots of dog walks and was impressed by...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
22 Jun 2017 -
29 Jun 2017
Portsoy Boat Festival 2017
7 nights -- --
30 Jun 2017 -
27 Oct 2017
Summer Rate
3 nights
28 Oct 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
Winter Rate
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Weekend rates are from Friday to Monday, 3 nights. Midweek Rates are from Monday to Thursday.. Please note we only offer minimum of 7 nights throughout June - August and at Christmas/New Year
There is a pet fee of £20 per week per dog. maximum of 2 dogs permitted by agreement.
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About the neighbourhood
Old Merchant House is located on the historic 17th century harbour and is within walking distance of shops, restaurants and general amenities. There are an abundance of coastal walks with stunning scenery as well as many local attractions including the Portsoy Salmon Bothy Museum, local music nights featuring traditional music and the Famous Scottish Traditional Boat Festival held in Portsoy each year which plays host to some 16,000 visitors over the weekend in June/July.
Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby.
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