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Spindrift Cottage

60 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Beautiful cottage in a quiet and scenic location to relax and soak up the Scottish atmosphere surrounded by mountains and wildlife. Central for many visitor attractions including the Highland Wildlife Park, Distilleries, Highland Folk Museum and near to lochs for canoeing and sailing or just walk/mountain bike from the doorstep! Only l mile from the RSPB bird reserve. Free WiFi. Just a 15 minute walk to Kingussie means you can leave the car behind to go to shops and restaurants, or take advantage of the free use of 2 adult traditional bikes to cycle round the locality. One double bedroom with ensuite.  One twin room with private bathroom.  Open plan kitchen, dining and comfortable lounge with patio doors leading out to a deck with table and outdoor seating and BBQ area. High vaulte...Beautiful cottage in a quiet and scenic location to relax and soak up the Scottish atmosphere surrounded by mountains and wildlife. Central for many visitor attractions including the Highland Wildlife Park, Distilleries, Highland Folk Museum and near to lochs for canoeing and sailing or just walk/mountain bike from the doorstep! Only l mile from the RSPB bird reserve. Free WiFi. Just a 15 minute walk to Kingussie means you can leave the car behind to go to shops and restaurants, or take advantage of the free use of 2 adult traditional bikes to cycle round the locality. One double bedroom with ensuite.  One twin room with private bathroom.  Open plan kitchen, dining and comfortable lounge with patio doors leading out to a deck with table and outdoor seating and BBQ area. High vaulted ceiling with wooden beams and velux roof windows. WiFi. Satellite TV, DVD and a good selection of DVD's, CD player and radio. Large modern spacious fully equipped kitchen. Handcrafted furniture made in elm and oak. Bed linen, towels, electricity and fully controllable oil fired central heating included in the price. More
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About the Owner
Judy B
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

As usual we had a warm welcome from the owners Judy and Jules. It was so lovely to return to a great place to stay that is both comfortable and cosy. The countryside was beautiful and never disappoints, found new places to visit and despite...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank bjhnorfolk
Julie C, VR Owner at Spindrift Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you very much for the lovely review. We are thrilled that you chose to come back to the area and Spindrift cottage - there will always be a warm welcome for you here! All the best, Judy and Jules

Reviewed 29 July 2018

Spindrift cottage is located just outside of Kingussie. The cosy accommodation is lovely; decorated and furnished to a high standard, well maintained and well equipped. The living room has patio doors opening out onto a decking area with a table and chairs where we sat...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank lizzieandc0
Julie C, VR Owner at Spindrift Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Hi Lizzie, Thanks very much for your great review. We are delighted that you all enjoyed the local activities and the cottage worked well for you. It was a pleasure having you all here and we hope to see you again some day! Best wishes...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

We spent a week at the cottage and had a fantastic time. The cottage was spacious and exceptionally clean with everything you could possibly need and more! Perfect for a family of four. The setting is very peaceful and away from the town but still...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank JanePrinsloo
Julie C, VR Owner at Spindrift Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Hi Jane, many thanks for your lovely review and for recommending us. We are delighted that you all enjoyed yourselves and found plenty to keep you entertained. Best wishes, Judy and Jules

Reviewed 17 July 2018

This cottage is in a beautiful spot for access to walking, bird watching, distilleries etc in the Kingussie area. Only l mile from the RSPB bird reserve. There is free WiFi which unlike so many cottages had decent bandwidth. The cottage is well equipped with...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Tibor H
Julie C, VR Owner at Spindrift Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thanks you very much for your very kind words, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed staying here and that the area gave you everything you wanted from your holiday. Best wishes, Judy and Jules

Reviewed 18 February 2018

We went to Spindrift Cottage for 10 days for our honeymoon and had the most relaxing and wonderful time! The cottage was warm and cosy; it was very clean and had all the amenities we needed. We would watch the birds coming to the feeders...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Sue H
Julie C, VR Owner at Spindrift Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for the lovely review, Sue. We felt very honoured that you chose to come to Ruthven Steadings for your honeymoon and we are delighted that you enjoyed yourselves so much. We wish you a long and very happy marriage and look forward to...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Ping Pong Table
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Additional amenities & feature info
Large tree lined garden, mountain views, near to visitor attractions, castles, watersports, winter skiing. Table Tennis. Free use of two shopping bikes.
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About the neighbourhood
Just l mile from the Highland Town of Kingussie, 12 miles south of Aviemore. Within l mile shops, restaurants, within 6 miles beach, wildlife park, folk museum, within 19 miles winter skiing, reindeer centre, osprey centre, various visitor attractions. One of the best golf courses in the Cairngorm National Park only a few minutes drive away and fishing less than 400metres.
How to get there
2.5hrs north of Edinburgh and Glasgow, 45 minutes south of Inverness.
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