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Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
6 nights minimum
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Lovingly restored 18th Cent. traditional fisherman's cottage in Crovie Conservation Village. This 3 Star VisitScotland Approved self-catering cottage sleeps 6 people in a very high degree of comfort. Underfloor heating in the kitchen, washer/dryer, shower, bath, cooker, microwave, DVD, free wifi and Smart TV. A beautiful cottage with outstanding views, 'Number 13' has to be seen to be enjoyed. Every room (except the bathroom) has a sea view. The sea laps at the front door and soothes you to sleep at night. Relax with a warming dram by the real fireside, or curl up with a romantic video and gaze out to sea. You can often see Moray Firth dolphins, watch the local gannet colony diving 100m from the front door, or take exhilarating clifftop walks along the coast. Be inspired by the sea - tr...Lovingly restored 18th Cent. traditional fisherman's cottage in Crovie Conservation Village. This 3 Star VisitScotland Approved self-catering cottage sleeps 6 people in a very high degree of comfort. Underfloor heating in the kitchen, washer/dryer, shower, bath, cooker, microwave, DVD, free wifi and Smart TV. A beautiful cottage with outstanding views, 'Number 13' has to be seen to be enjoyed. Every room (except the bathroom) has a sea view. The sea laps at the front door and soothes you to sleep at night. Relax with a warming dram by the real fireside, or curl up with a romantic video and gaze out to sea. You can often see Moray Firth dolphins, watch the local gannet colony diving 100m from the front door, or take exhilarating clifftop walks along the coast. Be inspired by the sea - try and catch your dinner from the pier or buy fresh seafood from local suppliers and cook it yourself. A perfect base for exploring this beautiful corner of the Scottish Highlands. Sunsets are a speciality. Whatever your pace, slow or dead slow, Crovie will occupy a special place in your heart. Parking close, waves closer. Not suitable for triskaidekaphobics.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Hamish M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed 31 August 2019

The most amazing, tranquil and beautiful place we have ever stayed. We stayed for a week and didn't want to come home ☹️ the cottage is fab absolutely everything you think you might need or not is in Hamish's cottage. The walks, the beach, the...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank lynn l
Happiness398968, VR Owner at Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2019

Hi Lynn. I'm so glad you had such a wonderful stay - Crovie is a very special place and it is fantastic to see that you found exactly the same delights that keep drawing me back too !! Look forward to welcoming you again in...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Wonderfull, fantastic, breathtaking will be making a return visit for sure. Friendly neighbours in a nutshell great.

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank Baldeagle0-18
Happiness398968, VR Owner at Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2019

So glad you had a such a nice time. Look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Hamish

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Loved number 13 Crovie. The sound of the sea is a constant which we loved and helping the RSCPA transport a baby seal up the hill totally made Boxing Day for my daughter. We found out that 5 of our friends have grandparents who lived...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank Global726165
Management response:Responded 14 January 2018

So glad you all enjoyed your festive stay Hazel, and thank you for the kibd words. Crovie never fails to surprise, whether it is the weather, the sea, the wildlife, the company or all of the above! Hope we might welcome you back in the...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is an exceptional location: Right next to the sea (even saw dolphins once), impressive views, nice locations nearby (e.g., the Pennan Inn well known from the movie "Local Hero" with really good food is 10 mins by car). House #13 offers all amenities needed,...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Klaus B
Happiness398968, VR Owner at Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2019

Thanks for your positive review Klaus. I have since upgraded the TV and also the wifi, and replaced the windows ! So the view is even cleaner !

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great escape to Crovie, loved the wildlife, views and sunsets from the doorstep of the cottage. Amazing Sensory experience, visited Troup Head, Portsoy, Cullen, Fraserborough, Banff! Visited many a beach and harbour, tried some local fare, Cottage was cosy and spacious, sat outside...More

Date of stay: April 2017
3  Thank E5838YIlaurac
Management response:Responded 10 May 2017

Thanks for the kind words Laura. So glad you enjoyed the Crovie Experience and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. :)

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Reviewed 3 March 2016

Had a great time relaxing and playing board games. My daughter loved combing the beach and walking to the nearby town for dinner. Great location, lots to see and do in the area and loved the property. Well equipped, warm and cosy cottage. Great communication...More

Date of stay: January 2016
Thank suzanne s
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I felt as if I was staying in my sister's house or very dear aunt--someone I loved a great deal--The cottage was such a "home" with everything you could possibly want or need--very caringly prepared for us in a loving way ready for our arrival-...More

Date of stay: July 2015
2  Thank Pugpaws
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Great setting.lovely village.so quiet,all you hear is the sea beating on the rocks.house is cosy and we learnt how to light a coal / log fire. Always cosy in the kitchen with the underfloor heating on, whilst opening the door and looking out to sea...More

Date of stay: October 2013
1  Thank Domsue
Reviewed 2 October 2012

The cottage is absolutely fantastic, it has everything you need and so well planned and thought out by the owners to make you comfortable. There is absolutely nothing negative you could say about the cottage. Our dogs were really comfortable in there and happy to...More

Date of stay: September 2012
Thank clappedoutmotor
Reviewed 4 September 2011

We first arrived in Crovie on a blustery night in October 2008 and nothing could prepare us for the breathtaking sight as we came over the headland, there was Crovie in all it's splendour lit up by the quaint lights and the sea crashing over...More

Date of stay: August 2011
4  Thank Jill W
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Ocean Views
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
TV
VCR
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
On the edge of the land, with endless views and a big sky. Lovingly restored 18th Century fisherman's cottage at waters edge.
Getting around
Good local cliff walks, steep biking hills. Local bus service a 15 minute walk along the beach! A car is recommended for travelling further afield.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

  • Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

  • Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland has one bathroom available. See all property details.

  • Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

  • Stays at Crovie Cottage, Crovie, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland must last at least 6 nights. See all property details.