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The Squirrels

24 reviews
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Overview
5 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
11 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Squirrels is a well maintained modern detached holiday home near Aviemore at the heart of the Cairgorm National Park in the Scottish Highlands. With spacious contemporary accommodation 320sqm on a modern day Scottish theme and a family friendly enclosed garden, this comfortably furnished and well equipped holiday home is the ideal base for a relaxing family holiday or a more adventurous sports orientated vacation. 'The Squirrels' is situated at the gateway of Rothiemurchus Estate with many activities available such as mountain biking, tennis and stunning walks only yards away. It sits close to the Loch Morlich road which offers access to the Loch with its watersports and beach. Just beyond this lies the Cairngorm Mountains and funicular railway with access to Snowsports and hill walki...The Squirrels is a well maintained modern detached holiday home near Aviemore at the heart of the Cairgorm National Park in the Scottish Highlands. With spacious contemporary accommodation 320sqm on a modern day Scottish theme and a family friendly enclosed garden, this comfortably furnished and well equipped holiday home is the ideal base for a relaxing family holiday or a more adventurous sports orientated vacation. 'The Squirrels' is situated at the gateway of Rothiemurchus Estate with many activities available such as mountain biking, tennis and stunning walks only yards away. It sits close to the Loch Morlich road which offers access to the Loch with its watersports and beach. Just beyond this lies the Cairngorm Mountains and funicular railway with access to Snowsports and hill walking. For the rainy days the younger members, of your party can enjoy the indoor Fun House, a purpose built facility on site at Hilton Coylumbridge situated 10 mins walk from the Squirrels The indoor pools are also available to non residents in addition to the new multimillion pound swimming pool in the Aviemore centre. Further a field but within a 15 mile radius of the Squirrels all the facilities of the Aviemore area are available with Aviemore village about 20 mins walk. To the south you can enjoy the Wildlife Park, the Folk Museum, Loch Insh Watersports centre and the beautiful walks around Loch an Eilein The Landmark Centre great day out for all the family and the Strathspey Steam Railway. All this provides the ideal combination of activities if desired from a peaceful and central location. Sleeps 8-11 maximum 8 adultsMore
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About the Owner
Ian M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Largs, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 April 2019

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Date of stay: April 2019
Paradise741156, VR Owner at The Squirrels, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2019

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Reviewed 30 December 2018

Perfect location for the family and friends who all spent Christmas together in this wonderful house which was home from home with everything you could expect from well equipped kitchen to comfortable beds, clean linen and towels, log fire with wood and kindling included. With...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Barbara D
Paradise741156, VR Owner at The Squirrels, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2019

Hi Barbara Pleasing to hear your Christmas visit to The Squirrels went down a treat and that you all enjoyed the beautiful surroundings. Have a great 2019 and thank you once again for the positive review it’s much appreciated and hopefully help future guests to...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2018
Paradise741156, VR Owner at The Squirrels, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful house — couldn’t ask for anything more. Lovely clean rooms, comfy sheets, well-kept garden and a kitchen with a 6-hob Aga to boot! Really fantastic space to spend a few days with some friends and a perfect home base for exploring the Cairngorm area....More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank G7756CEmartinc
Management response:Responded 15 May 2018

Hi Martin, Many thanks for submitting this review and great to hear the weekend went well, may consider booking in myself after reading your review!

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Had a wonderful week in this beautiful house. Very spacious and warm and cosy garden.The area was great for walking. The house was really well equipped with absolutely everything anone could need.

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank BackPacker655433
Management response:Responded 19 April 2018

Thanks for the positive review much appreciated

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Books
Water Park Nearby
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Game Room
Pool Table
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Fireplace
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Activities you can book 200yds from the house at The Rothiemurchis Visitor Centre: These include: Archery, Clay Shooting, Family Rafting, White Water Rafting, Fishing, Feed the Fish, Gorge Swimming, Gorge Walking, Luxury Treatments, Indoor climbing, Low Ground Walking, Mountain Biking, Pony Trekking, Quad Biking, Safaris on Foot or by Landrover, Feed the Deer, Treezone
How to get there
Fly to either Glasgow or Edinburgh Airport
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