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The Harbour House is located in the idyllic village of Pennan in the North East of Scotland.The property has a FIVE STAR GRADING FROM VISIT SCOTLAND.The house sleeps up to 6 people and is furnished,decorated and maintained to the highest standards.A wonderful relaxing stopover between visiting Edinburgh and Loch Ness and the Highlands.
QUALITY ACCOMMODATION AND FACILITIES
* Downstairs there are two beautifully designed sitting rooms both with traditional woodburning stoves, exquisite furnishings and window seat overlooking the 18th century harbour. * A large luxury kitchen diner is fully fitted with top quailty appliances and has spectacular seaviews. * Outside there is a quaint seating area where you can relax while enjoying the sea views. *Upstairs -Master bedroom with king-size bed and en suite bathroom with shower and deep soaking tub. *Double bedroom and twin bedroom.Shower room. The property is kept spotlessly clean and we provide everything you require,cooking essentials,towels,linens,all cleaning products,beach and picnic equipment.
Pennan has been a mecca for tourists ever since it featured in the film Local Hero.Many day visitors stop off to marvel at this tiny,spectacular village.By renting The Harbour House you can stay on after the visitors leave,stroll along the beach,enjoy the sunset and relax... Pennan is situated on the Banffshire Coast also known as the Dolphin Coast.It is dotted with hidden coves to picnic in, Royal Burghs with wonderful architecture and picturesque fishing villages clinging to the coastline. Staying in Pennan is a truly wonderful experience and we are pretty sure you will never want to leave..
* Nearest airport -Aberdeen 40 miles away *Edinburgh -driving time around 3 hours *Inverness/Loch Ness -driving time around 2 hours
We rent the house for stays of three nights or more and are completely flexible with arrival and departure days.
Keywords: Seaside cottage,Pennan,Local Hero film location,Aberdeenshire,Whisky Trail,Castle Trail,Royal Stuart Golf Course,Duff House Royal Golf Course,Dolphin Coast,Banffshire Coast
Ensuite for master bedroom with shower and Japanese Soaking Tub for 2,basin and toilet.
Other two bedrooms share the second shower room.It has walk in shower,basin and toilet....moreless
Guests visiting The Harbour House will find it has absolutely everything you require for a fabulous stay.We advise guests they only need to bring their clothes, toiletries and food ! We provide the rest - local guide books and maps,binoculars,picnic set,thermos flask,beach windbreaker,picnic rug, beach chairs,childrens fishing nets,buckets and spades.Highchair and cot on request....moreless
Selection of local information and guide books and fiction for adults and children....moreless
Selection of movies provided for adults and children -including Local Hero!...moreless
We offer 10% discount on quoted rates for 1 or 2 person occupancy.
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Birdwatching,dolphin watching and wildlife boat trips,maritime heritage trail,Portsoy Boat Festival,whisky distillery tours,agricultural heritage centre,North East of Scotland Agricultural shows,castle trail,Fraserburgh Lighthouse Museum and Heritage Centre.
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: We live in Aboyne a small town close to Balmoral Castle and the Cairngorms National Park.We have been in the hospitality industry for over 25 years. We own a restaurant on Royal Deeside as well as one of Scotland`s only 5 star hostels- Habitat @Ballater.
Along with our three teenage children we have travelled extensively in Europe and North America.My sister and her family live in Spring, Houston and we love the high standard of holiday accommodation and customer service that is offered in the States.We like to relax when we are on holiday and enjoy nice,comfortable surroundings after a days sightseeing. We have tried to provide everything that our guests will require to have a fabulous holiday in Scotland.
Why the Owner Chose Pennan: Pennan is one of the prettiest coastal villages in Scotland.It is situated on the Banffshire coast which is a real 'hidden gem' .The whole coastline is dotted with lovely villages in spectacular settings,there are interesting historical towns such as Banff and Portsoy.The birdwatching and wildlife are world famous.Being based in Pennan means you can easily drive to wonderful beaches,visit ancient castles and explore the wonderful history and culture of rural Aberdeenshire.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Pennan is quaint,quiet and peaceful.The 30 or so houses all line the single street and everyone knows each other.When you come out of the front door you are right on the harbourside and next to the pebbled beach.
You can sit outside with a glass of wine and enjoy the fantastic sunsets.When it`s cold outside you can curl up in front of the fire and listen to the waves.