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Drumhead Cottage

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Overview
3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
The modern, bright and spacious detached self catering cottage will comfortably sleep five and provides very attractive and cosy accommodation and is equipped to a high standard. Accommodation comprises of hall, open plan lounge and large kitchen/dining area, utility room, three bedrooms, one king, one twin or super king and one single room. Shower room with walk in shower with deluge shower, toilet and basin. It has it’s own driveway with parking spaces, garden, outside HOT TUB, patio area with furniture and a Weber Gas BBQ. Bedding and towels included in weekly charge. Cot (excluding cot linen), Highchair available. Electric hob and oven, dishwasher, American style fridge freezer with water and ice dispenser, microwave and washer dryer. TV’s with freeview, TV's in each bedroom, DVD, do...The modern, bright and spacious detached self catering cottage will comfortably sleep five and provides very attractive and cosy accommodation and is equipped to a high standard. Accommodation comprises of hall, open plan lounge and large kitchen/dining area, utility room, three bedrooms, one king, one twin or super king and one single room. Shower room with walk in shower with deluge shower, toilet and basin. It has it’s own driveway with parking spaces, garden, outside HOT TUB, patio area with furniture and a Weber Gas BBQ. Bedding and towels included in weekly charge. Cot (excluding cot linen), Highchair available. Electric hob and oven, dishwasher, American style fridge freezer with water and ice dispenser, microwave and washer dryer. TV’s with freeview, TV's in each bedroom, DVD, docking station, Wi-Fi, electric fire, electric panel heaters throughout, hair dryers, alarm clock. Off road parking for several cars, no smoking. Cycle storage in our garage if needed. We are hundred yards from the Birse and Feughside Parish Church and about 1 mile from the Finzean Hall which is ideal if you are attending a wedding or event in the village. NOTE: ELECTRICITY is an additional charge on top of nightly / weekly rates. Electric charge is calculated using meter readings in the cottage and you can keep track of costs yourself during your stay. On the checkout day the electricity charge will be calculated and the customer will pay the owners directly.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We do not accept stag or hen parties. All prices are + electric which is calculated using meter readings.
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Donna D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed 21 October 2020

Yet another fabulous stay at Drumhead. As usual Donna and Roddy are so welcoming and nothing is too much bother. The cottage is so cosy and well equipped. We have been up in the summer, last Christmas (over the Christmas period) and now in autumn,...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank Sandra G
Donna D, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2020

Awwww thank you so much Sandra, we really appreciate your comments. It’s been a pleasure having you over many many years. Stay safe, take care and we will see you next year xxx

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Reviewed 2 October 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2020
Donna D, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2020

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Reviewed 28 September 2020

What a fantastic cottage. Beautifully appointed with all mod cons. The hot tub was an added bonus, helping to ease muscles after long walks in the beautiful countryside. The owner was very welcoming and friendly. The cottage itself is ideally situated in peaceful countryside, yet...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank nicolaparkin
Donna D, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2020

Thank you for your feedback, it is much appreciated. Hope to see you again in the future.

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Reviewed 20 September 2020

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Date of stay: September 2020
Donna D, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2020

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Reviewed 31 August 2020

Superb family orientated holiday accommodation. Views from hottub are superb. BBQ and patio furniture make for a great outside space. Kitchen diner offers a lovely family space inside. This cottage is spotlessly clean and the stylish bathroom has a deluxe shower. The bedrooms are cosy...More

Date of stay: August 2020
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Donna D, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2020

Thank you for your feedback. It was a pleasure having you and hopefully we will see you again in the future.

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Reviewed 23 August 2020

Beautiful, clean, well equipped cottage with stunning views in a great, quiet location. The hot tub was perfect after a day of exploring the surrounding area. Thank you Donna, we had a lovely stay.

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank YorkH
Donna D, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2020

Thank you very much for your feedback. We hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 20 July 2020

Thank you very much Donna for a wonderful stay at your beautiful cottage. You catered for absolutely everything we needed. The cottage was spotlessly clean. Everything was high end. The hot tub was such a treat and also spotlessly clean. We look forward to returning...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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Donna D, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2020

Thank you so much Vicky. It was our pleasure having you and hope to see you again in the future. My children miss the girls!

Reviewed 6 November 2019 via mobile

We stayed a wonderful 3 nights. Cosy,spacious,beautifully furnished and well equipped house. Privately enclosed yet handy knowing the owners are just next door and very friendly and helpful. Stunning views from the hot tub. We took our pop up gazebo to cover the hot tub...More

Date of stay: November 2019
Thank Jackie W
Donna D, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2019

I have just found your review, thank you so much for your feedback Jackie. It was a pleasure having you and we do hope you stay with us again in the near future. Merry Christmas. Donna

Reviewed 23 August 2019

We stayed at Drumhead for 10 days. The location is amazing, with some gorgeous view of the country side and mountains. Only few miles from the local town. and 10mins walk from a lovely farm shop. The house has everything you need and more with...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank carriew82
735don, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2019

Thank you so much for your feedback Carrie. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we do hope to see you again in the future. Donna

Reviewed 19 August 2019 via mobile

We stayed at this cottage for a week in August 2019 with our two young daughters. The cottage was spotless, very well equipped and as advertised. Donna was a great host. The hot tub and spacious garden were a real treat. The views are glorious....More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank AlixM1980
735don, VR Owner at Drumhead Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2019

Thank you very much for your review Alix. We are delighted you enjoyed your holiday with us and hope to see you again in the future.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Our beautiful and comfortable holiday cottage is located in the peaceful village of Finzean, great for getting away from it all. You can enjoy the many short walks from the front door or have relaxing soak in the hot tub while enjoying the views of ‘our’ curiously shaped mountain Clachnaben. If you’re in the mood for exploring, the town of Banchory is 10 minutes away and the picturesque village of Aboyne is also 10 minutes from our cottage and the lovely village of Ballater is 30 minutes away. They offer an abundance of leisurely sightseeing, shopping, fishing, golf, restaurants and pubs. If you’re feeling energetic there’s plenty of options to enjoy like skiing, shooting, mountain climbing, fishing, horse riding, castles and sightseeing.
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You will need a car for a stay at our cottage.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Drumhead Cottage

  • Drumhead Cottage is able to accommodate up to 5 guests. See all property details.

  • Drumhead Cottage has one bathroom available. See all property details.

  • Drumhead Cottage has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

  • Stays at Drumhead Cottage must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.