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Slowne Cottage, Aviemore

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

A spacious detached two bedroom cottage with large garden in a quiet cul-de-sac

WIFI

Off road parking.

Large Main living room.

Dishwasher and washing machine

Dining Kitchen, family bathroom and toilet

Two double bedrooms.

Large landscaped enclosed south facing rear garden with patio furniture.

Quiet child friendly cul-de-sac.

Location: Aviemore is located at the foot of the Cairngorms in the heart of the highlands. It is an ideal base for a relaxing or active holiday and offers something for everyone with the opportunity to explore its magnificent wildlife, history and culture.

Things To Do : There is an extensive range of active pursuits including: mountain biking, golf, swimming, hill walking, climbing, pony treking, quad biking, fishing and clay pigeon shooting. Aviemore is within easy reach of many historical sites, interesting coastal towns and the city of Inverness is less than 30 minutes away. The Strathspey steam railway runs between Aviemore and Boat of Garten regularly during holiday times. Ospreys can be viewed at the RSPB site at nearby Loch Garten.

MacDonald’s Resort offers shopping, leisure and spa centre and is based in Aviemore.

Entertainment: Aviemore has a wide range of bars and restaurants and there is often live entertainment available in these.

More Details

Owner
Gordon Ramsay
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 17, 2017

About Gordon Ramsay

I visit the area and use this property as well as letting out for some of the year

Gordon Ramsay purchased this bungalow in 2010

Why Gordon Ramsay chose Scotland

It is close to Aviemore for shops and restaurants and very close to Dalfaber Golf and Country Club.

A cycle path is just around the corner which is part of the Speyside Way.

What makes this bungalow unique

The property has a large private south facing back garden which is ideal for sitting out and eating in the good weather.

Amenities

Aviemore Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • Spacious family bathroom with electric shower and heated towel rail. Separate cloakroom next to front door.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Bunk bed
    Living Room - 1 double , Sofa bed
  • Bedroom 1 contains a double bed. Bedroom 2 contains a bunk bed which is a double below and a single above.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Slowne Cottage, Aviemore
average rating of 4.6 based on 10 reviews
2

Disappointing value for money.

  • 2 of 5

Lovely cottage in quiet cul de sac in superb location with easy walking access to town centre. Lovely garden too. The interior needs a wee freshen up tho. However this is let down by poor quality beds and very poor standard of cleanliness ..... dirty oven, pots and crockery. Don't think the cleaners knew the basics of hoovering and dusting. Cigarette ends scattered on ground outside front door. Hot water tank not switched on for our arrival. Very basic issues not been carried out really. For what we paid I wouldn't use this property again .... i have paid the same amount of money for similar or bigger properties which were far superior by comparison.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Madison, AL
5

Quiet and peaceful home base

  • 5 of 5

This property was very comfortable, quiet and well located for exploring the Highlands. It was spotless-clean and everything was in working order. The owner always responded to e-mails very promptly and he promptly returned my security deposit. I highly recommend this property. It's much cheaper than a hotel!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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McKinney, Texas
4

Great Base for exploring the Highlands

  • 4 of 5

Very clean and well maintained, close to all services.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great base for visiting Aviemore

  • 5 of 5

Just had a weeks stay here and the house was in a great location - 10 minute walk in to town. Near cycle routes into town, Rothiemurchus and the Spey Way. House offered all we needed for a fabulous holiday - close to Highland Wildlife Park, Landmark and great forest walks around Loch Morlich and Loch an Eilan. Would love to go back!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Haxey, North Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
5

Excellent stay will be returning

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Slowne Cottage for a week, it has everything you need for a comfortable stay and we felt very at home there. The heating/hot water was excellent and having a washing machine was an added bonus. It was a short drive away from Aveimore and the parking was cheap!! The golf club around the corner has a swimming pool and you can eat/drink there. All in all it is an excellent base for skiing/sightseeing and we would not hesitate to recommend this property and look forward to booking again in the future.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent MUCH BIGGER THAN THE PICTURES SUGGEST

  • 5 of 5

This property was booked very last minute with much assistance from the owner and management team. The welcoming pack was informative and up to date with useful recommendations where to eat and shop etc.

The pictures do not do this property justice it is massive inside with lots of space and well heated which was important for the time of year we went.

It truly did feel like home from home, we settled in quickly. It has everything you need from knife forks spoons and clean bedding.

The location is perfect for the best skiing resort in Scotland being only 20 mins away. On the days the main resort was closed due to high winds we were still in drivable range to other resorts such as Lecht a great resort for beginners.

We enjoyed our stay so much we want to go back in the summer too as there are lots of outdoor activities literally on your doorstep.

We have nicked named this property "The Tardis" as it looks small but actually opens up surprisingly well and the kitchen is a good size to sit down at the end of a hard days skiing or adventure with the family for a meal.

Do not hesitate to book this property it is brilliant with a helpful owner and a management team who were happy to help during the busy festive season.

A massive thumbs up from the Carlisle family Richmond.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Inverness
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Dalfaber Country Club
Nearest Golf
500 Metres
Dalfaber Country Club and Spey Valley course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Aviemore
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Dalfaber Country Club
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Cairngorm mountains
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Loch morlich
Car: not necessary

A visit to Aviemore is about relaxing in the serene Scottish Highlands. It is an all the year round holiday resort where you can can walk, climb or explore the beauty of Loch Morlich, Speyside and the wider Cairngorm National park and in winter there is skiing and snowboarding.

Dalfaber Golf & Country Club is a 5 min walk from the property where there is Golf, Swimming, Tennis etc. available together with a bar and restaurant. Daily and weekly memberships are also available.

Aviemore village is a 10 min walk along a cycle path where there a number of shops/cafes /pubs and restaurants.

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Rates & Availability

Aviemore Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
spring17
Apr 15 2017 - Jun 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$511
 
 
summer17
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 25 2017
5 night minimum stay
$640
 
 
Autumn17
Aug 26 2017 - Oct 13 2017
5 night minimum stay
$498
 
 
OCT17
Oct 14 2017 - Oct 27 2017
5 night minimum stay
$660
 
 
Winter17
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 22 2017
5 night minimum stay
$427
 
 
xmas17
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$841
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The number of persons occupying the property must not exceed the number for which the reservation was made.
The Client is obliged to leave the property in a clean and tidy condition.
The Client is responsible for any damage caused to or loss of property during their stay.
No smoking or Pets is allowed in the premises.

A deposit of £100 is payable to secure a reservati

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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