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Duneire's Self Catering Apartment

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Double bedroom
Kitchen diner
Outside. Apartment door is on the right
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Overview
3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
5 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
The latest Covid regulations issued by the Scottish Government states that up to 6 people from 1 household only can stay. If you are in a 'bubble' with a vulnerable person he/she is allowed to accompany you. This applies to work personnel too. Comfortable, spacious, well equipped upper part of a traditional house offering self-catering accommodation for 2 to 6 in the centre of Ballater. Not really suitable for children under 5. Everything is provided for a relaxing and pleasant stay. Electricity, towels and bed linen are included. No smoking and no pets.The property is fully equipped comprising 1 double, 1 twin and 1 small double bedrooms, large kitchen/diner, microwave, fridge, cooker, utility room with dishwasher, washer/dryer, bathroom with electric shower over the bath, and lounge w...The latest Covid regulations issued by the Scottish Government states that up to 6 people from 1 household only can stay. If you are in a 'bubble' with a vulnerable person he/she is allowed to accompany you. This applies to work personnel too. Comfortable, spacious, well equipped upper part of a traditional house offering self-catering accommodation for 2 to 6 in the centre of Ballater. Not really suitable for children under 5. Everything is provided for a relaxing and pleasant stay. Electricity, towels and bed linen are included. No smoking and no pets.The property is fully equipped comprising 1 double, 1 twin and 1 small double bedrooms, large kitchen/diner, microwave, fridge, cooker, utility room with dishwasher, washer/dryer, bathroom with electric shower over the bath, and lounge with smart TV. There is a boot room on the ground floor where golf clubs, skis and walking gear may be stored. Bicycles may be safely stored in the adjacent locked lane. Electric storage heating. Wifi. Weekends, short stays, weekly and longer rentals are all available. No stag/henparties.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Not suitable for toddlers as no stair gates. No travel cots or baby items available. Anti-social behaviour will not be tolerated nor will visitors unless by prior agreement with the host. All breakages must be reported to the host. Accidents do happen!
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Elizabeth W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2014
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Reviewed 28 August 2019

Excellent communication all the way through - and even during our stay. The welcome & tour we had to start with & offer of assistance was first class. The welcome basket of homemade jam/marmalade, milk, tea, coffee (which was excellent) shortbread biscuits was much appreciated....More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Pat R
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2019

Thanks so much for your kind words. So glad you enjoyed your stay and you had everything you needed. Do come again. Elizabeth

Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Duneire was like home from home, better equipped than home actually! Elizabeth was lovely and made us feel very welcome. We will definitely stay again when we are up that way next time

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank SuiMeiL1
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2019

Thanks so much Sui. I'm so pleased you all had a good time.... and managed some skiing! It was kind of you to leave the apt so clean and tidy too. Do come again. Elizabeth

Reviewed 10 December 2018

Just spent a superb 3 nights here in Ballater. As usual the welcome from Elizabeth was warm & friendly, with shortbreads & homemade jams waiting for us. The apartment was spotless and is well equipped. The bedrooms are large, the beds comfortable, and there’s plenty...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Thanks so much Chris. So pleased you'd a great time here in Duneire, Ballater. Looking forward to seeing you again. Elizabeth

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Everything was very comfortable, well equipped, functional (f.e. an extra room for the coats and dirty shoes next to the entrance), cosy and clean. Thank you for your warm welcome, milk in the fridge, coffee and tea in the cupboard, cookies and last but not...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank sunray668
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks so much. It was a pleasure having you to stay.

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Thoroughly recommended, the accommodation is great, plenty of space and facilities, we were cycling and the downstairs boot room was great for our bikes. The owner was really helpful and left us lots of extras to make our stay more comfortable. The area is really...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Julian G
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks for your great review. Delighted to have you to stay - do come again. Elizabeth

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Absolutely brilliant. Stayed here whilst attending a local wedding. There was was loads of towels, sugar, milk, tea and an iron. Elizabeth was most welcoming and has a home made guide to the village with places of interest and local menus and recommendations of places...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank ireland213
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thanks so much Andrew. So pleased you enjoyed your stay ... and the wedding. Thanks too for leaving the apt clean and tidy. Do come again and Elizabeth

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for the weekend plenty of room for a family of six .Our hostess Elizabeth couldnt do enough to make our stay enjoyable. We will be back

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank haspetercalled
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thanks Shona - so glad you'd such a good stay - do come again. Elizabeth

Reviewed 26 April 2018

The apartment is truly ship shape and lacks nothing! It’s very handy for local amenities and the perfect location for exploring Deeside and the Cairngorms. Unfortunately our visit was very short this time but wouldn’t hesitate to book again for a longer visit. Thanks Elizabeth!More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Paul R
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thanks so much for your kind words Paul - I aim to please... even though I'd to leave you to your own devices due to flu! Thanks for leaving the apt so clean and tidy - that was very much appreciated. Do come agan for...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Our families second time staying here. You want for nothing, equipped with every amenity, homely, cosy with loads of space. A great base in wonderful Ballater, with wonderful hosts. Can’t wait to go back again.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Jbrotim
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks so much for your kind review - glad you'd a good stay and look forward to seeing you again... next time I won't have the flu!!!!

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful stay over the new year period, lovely cosy apartment with lots of homely touches. Will definitely be coming back!

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank ruth1872
564Elizabeth, VR Owner at Duneire's Self Catering Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks so much - you're most welcome to return.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Getting around
Ballater is accessible by public transport bus and you can walk to shops in the village. Should you wish to hill walk, there are several walks which do not require a car, others can be accessed by bus or a car/taxi. The same applies for sightseeing. There are buses to Braemar, Balmoral, Muir of Dinnet, Crathes Castle, Drum Castle and Aberdeen. To travel to Loch Muick, Glentanar, Distilleries, a car is necessary.
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