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The Castle Stables

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
4 star 2 Bedroom Self Catering apartment, sleeps 4 persons. Free WiFi, Free Parking and Free Electricity. Adjacent to the prestigious Drumtochty Castle in the tranquil wooded glen of Drumtochty. Originally built around 1850. Beautiful garden grounds, pleasant small pond and a water stream that runs around the property. Pastoral environment with forest walks and cycle routes of 12.4 miles. Set 2 miles from the pleasant Auchenblae rural village that has a golf course with 9 and 18 hole. 12 miles from Stonehaven and Dunnottar Castle. 24 miles from Aberdeen.Other attractions include Crathes Castles, Dunnottar Castle, the Fettercarn distillery and the east coast.
The apartment is fully equipped and fully furnished to a high standard.
Listing #HL269157
About the Owner
Teresa B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Two weeks prior to your arrival we will email you your key code for your stay. You can always reach us by email or over the phone. In the apartment you will find ideas for things to do in the area .
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

We, as a group of 4, spent two days over New Year in this very comfortable appartment. The beds were very comfortable and the rooms good sized. Making meals for four in the kitchen was made much easier (so I'm told) with a well equipped...More

1  Thank Hugh M
Management response:Responded 2 January 2018

Thank you for your great review for The Castle Stables. We are so pleased that you have enjoyed your stay at the New Year. Best wishes, Teresa and the team

Reviewed 6 January 2016

This apartment was very comfortable and Teresa had provided us with everything we could have needed. We even had little chocolates on our beds when we arrived. Communication in the lead up to our stay was excellent. The location is spectacular and within easy reach...More

Thank Elizabeth B
Management response:Responded 8 January 2016

Thank you for your recent stay at The Castle Stables. We are very pleased to hear that you appreciate the effort we put in our business. We hope to welcome you again and wish you a Happy New Year for 2016!

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Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

The key word here is picturesque. Wonderful apartment in a beautifully scenic location, with more extras than you can shake a stick at (e.g. each person is provided with their own personal toiletries set, and not forgetting Scottish shortbread and chocolate Celebrations). The owner is...More

Thank sheenybobbums
Management response:Responded 2 January 2018

Thank you for your time to write us such a nice review. We are glad that you had a great time here, Warm regards, Teresa and the team

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
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24 Dec 2018 -
26 Dec 2018
2 nights
30 Dec 2018 -
2 Jan 2019
New Year
3 nights
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  • Cleaning service: £50 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Next to the stables you will find a forest with paths and marked cycle route for 12.4 miles. Auchenblae golf course with 9 and 18 hole is 2 miles from the apartment. The golf course in Stonehaven is with 18 holes and is 12 miles away.
Other attractions include Dunnottar Castle, Crathes Castles, Fettercairn distillery and the east coast route.
Getting around
You can use the train line to the north and to the south. The best pace to take a train will be Laurencekirk or Stonehaven.
You can take a bus from Auchenblae, the nearest village, 2 miles from the apartment.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Aberdeen Dice Airport: 54.0 km
Railway: Stonehaven Train Station: 24.0 km
Ferry: Aberdeen: 42.0 km
Road Directions: From Aberdeen head south on the A90 for 22 miles and turn right on to the B966 towards Auchenblae where you will see the brown post of Castleton Farm Shop. Follow the road signs to Auchenblae, which will be all the time on the right side. On entering the village turn to Inverurie Street, proceed up the hill and turn left at the sign posted Drumtochty. Following this road for about 2 miles. Past the Saint Palladius Church for half a mile and turn right to Drumtochty Stables. You will see the parking space on your left and The Castle Stables building will be on your right.

Coming from the south take the A90 north turn left on to the B966 towards Auchenblae, where you will see the brown post of Castleton Farm Shop. Follow the road signs to Auchenblae, which will be all the...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 19.0 km.
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