|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
White Cottage modern and well equipped. The White Cottage has:
Living room, Double bedroom with attached shower room, Twin bedroom, Bathroom, Kitchen with dishwasher, washer/dryer, freezer and microwave.
Large family room upstairs with views to all four points of the compass, which can be used as a second living room or a further bedroom with two single beds and fold-down futon double bed (The futon brings the total accommodation numbers to 8 but there is a £20 charge for the extra two people).
Blackhills Estate consists of farms, woodlands and moorland. The cottages are situated in the grounds of Blackhills House at the centre of the Estate and are reached by a half-mile private (tarmac) drive. Particularly suitable for people who enjoy secluded walks. The 70 acre woodland garden with lochans, burns and rare plants is a particular attraction. The cottages have direct access to the gardens. All the cottages have central heating, wood burners or open fires and are equipped with television and the usual kitchen appliances. Properties are situated 6 miles from the coast, local facilities include Whisky trail, golf courses, riding, fishing and the Moray coast.
Booking enquiry form can be found on the website. 25% deposit on booking and balance paid a fortnight before your stay.
Cottages are let on a Saturday to Saturday basis during high season, prices include VAT linen, electricity and firewood. Short breaks available in low season.
Notes on prices:
Low occupation discount - 10% off price where cottage is occupied by two persons sharing one bedroom.
If a cottage is booked for two or more weeks £20 may be deducted off second and subsequent weeks.
Hopeman (11 miles) - two beaches which are sheltered and clean.
Roseisle (15 miles) - Good beaches with pine woodland backdrop. Be prepared to be charged for parking.
Lossiemouth (8 miles) - Two beaches - Excellent walking on the west beach - good views of the RAF jets landing - right overhead!
Cullen (17 miles) - long clean beach, near the golf course. Lots of rocks and rock pools.
Findhorn (17 miles) Beautiful marina, dune walks, shingle and sand. Good pubs and cafes
Use of car recommended
Inverness 40 miles
Aberdeen 60 miles
Nearest village, Lhanbryde - post office and Spar
Elgin 6 miles
Glen of Rothes 01340 831888 Trout Fishery - Stocked commercial trout fishing.
Millbuies loch is the closest. Trout fishing from a boat, contact
MORAY LEISURE CENTRE
Moray Leisure Centre, Borough Briggs, Elgin is an excellent new sports complex. It has a fine swimming pool with a toddler pool, a skating rink, gymnasium and relaxation suite. Rainbow Castle (fun for toddlers to 10 years). It also has a cafe and a restaurant.
Pinz, Moycroft Industrial Estate, Elgin
Ten pin bowling,
ELGIN KART RACING AND LASER CLAY PIGEON SHOOTING
Greenfields, Bogton Farm, Lhanbryde
CRANLOCH RIDING CENTRE
Trekking and Lessons for all ages and abilities
EAST GRANGE LOFT ACTIVITIES – 01343 850111
Activities including Quad Bikes, Laser Combat Tag, Archery, Findhorn River Rafting.
Supermarkets in Elgin open 24 hours