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House in Highlands, upgraded internally, with large garden beside River Feshie

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

A 3 bedroom house by river where pets are welcome just 6 miles from Aviemore

Ord cottage and the bothy are set in over half an acre of land, adjacent to the river at Feshiebridge. It is ideally located for exploring the Highlands as it is only 5km from the A9 but if you just want to relax it is surrounded by beautiful countryside and there is plenty to do locally. Glen Feshie is a quiet and lovely Highland glen with abundant wildlife, we see red squirrels, deer, osprey and lots of birds including crested tits. There is excellent mountain biking and walking; canoeing, dinghy sailing and windsurfing on Loch Insh, 1km from cottage and swimming in the river close to the house. Despite being in a quiet location it is only 10km from all the facilities of Aviemore.

Ord Cottage has 3 bedrooms (1 double, 2 twins) a large sitting room with open fire, a sofa bed and uninterrupted views of the river and glen, a large, very well equipped, newly refurbished kitchen/ dining room, a new bathroom and a shower room with a walk in shower.

Part of the garden is fenced and therefore is safe for small children.

The house is ideal for families and many have returned, approximately 70% of guests have stayed before. Our aim is to provide family and pet friendly accommodation at a reasonable budget.

The bothy is sometimes used by the owner and her family for the weekend, we will not intrude on your holiday as the cottage and it's garden are 2.5m above the bothy.

Mountain biking track runs past cottage and watersports are available on Loch Inch 1 miles away.

If you have stayed before please text me on 07590 465565 for returning guest's discount.

More Details

Owner
Alison Wagstaff
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 12, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Inverness
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Kincraig
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Aviemore or Kingussie
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Aviemore
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A9
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Kincraig
Nearest Ski
15 Kilometres
Cairngorm
Car: recommended

On forestry track, adjacent to River Feshie, about 70m up track from B970 where it crosses the river.

Ski: Cairngorm ski area 15km from cottage.

Amenities

Kingussie House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Baby Gate
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • All bedrooms have wardrobes
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The outdoor pool is in the river, there are 2 deep pools where swimming is safe within 100m of the house

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

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House in Highlands, upgraded internally, with large garden beside River Feshie
average rating of 4.8636365 based on 22 reviews
5

Excellent clean comfortable property, ideally suited for walkers and lovers of wildlife.

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely cottage surrounded by woodland and the River Feshie at the bottom of the front garden. The owner has thought of everything to give holidaymakers a good holiday. There is a cupboard full of puzzles, toys, games and books for bad weather days. For wildlife watchers there is a squirrel feeding station in the woods that can be seen from the kitchen and dining room windows and a bird feeder outside and food provided. We have many wonderful photos of red squirrels ,siskins, woodpeckers etc. It is a lovely picturesque part of Scotland with many small Lochs and Natures Reserves surrounded by mountains. It was our first visit to Scotland and we couldn't have wished for a better holiday.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review, I'm so pleased you enjoyed your first trip to Scotland and hope you'll come back.
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Clackmannanshire, Scotland
5

Beautiful location to stay

  • 5 of 5

Ord Cottage is a wonder, incredibly comfortable, well equipped and a beautiful rural location for that family get away with your dog.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cairngorm cottage

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cottage we stayed in! Although we were originally supposed to stay in the house next door, the owner moved us to the cottage next door. We loved it!!! Cottage was cozy, clean, and very modern. We would definitely stay there again!!!!! Ron.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

Unfortunately, can't review this property due to a last minute burst pipe. However, the owner provided us with alternative accommodation at her own adjacent property which was fantastic.

Nothing was too much trouble , communication was A1 and location is excellent . Loads of things to do nearby and some great short walks from the property.

Nearby water sports centre is a good place to pop in early evening for a drink with great views over the loch.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

quite for walking.Many places to see with out driving to far,good food and friendly people.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely spot for a long weekend break

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Ord Cottage. The cottage had everything we needed for a cosy and relaxing stay, plus the surrounding area is stunning with loads to see and do. The swimming pools in the Feshie are great too, although I definitely needed the wetsuit at this time of year. Thanks for a wonderful trip!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to review, it was nice to meet you and it's great to know you enjoyed your stay. I am very impressed you went swimming in April, I usually wait till June ! Alison
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Cleaning optional £50, but will be charged if cottage not left as it was found.
Price includes all heating and electricity.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.