Tour Scotland Self Catering Holiday Cottage Recommendations Findhorn


Tour Scotland self catering holiday cottage recommendations in Findhorn, Moray, Scotland.

Mint Cottage is a charming, detached cottage in Findhorn sleeps six people in three bedrooms. Mint Cottage is a traditional, stone-built cottage set in the coastal port of Findhorn on the Moray Firth coast. With three bedrooms including one super king size double, which can be a twin on request, plus one standard double and one ground floor single with an additional pull-out stacker bed, this cottage can sleep up to six people. There's also a bathroom and a ground floor shower room, as well as a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with woodburner. Outside, there is roadside parking available nearby, as well as unloading at the front of the property and a small front garden with furniture. Within just a few moment's walk you will find the harbour and all the village amenities, and set in a wonderful location, Mint Cottage is a perfect choice for your next Highland holiday. Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburner. Electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Load/unloading outside cottage only, free roadside parking throughout the village. Enclosed front patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop, pub and harbour 3 mins walk. Beach 10 mins walk. Findhorn was at one time a very busy fishing port and preserves it connections with the sea today; much of the village life still revolves around the bay, due to sailing and water sports, as the village is home to the Royal Findhorn Sailing Club. Its scenic location, together with its gentle climate, due to the influence of the Gulf Stream, makes it a desirable destination. Findhorn boast two pubs, two cafes, an organic bakery and a village store. The Crown and Anchor Inn, dating from 1739, is the oldest surviving structure in the village. Other prominent buildings of note include Findhorn House built in 1775, which is the home of the Royal Findhorn Yacht Club, The Kimberley Inn, the James Milne Institute, The Universal Hall at the Findhorn Foundation and the ice house Heritage Centre.

Tern Cottage is a traditional fisherman's cottage with a contemporary twist, an ideal space for romantic breaks, working/retreat holidays, as a base for walking and wildlife tours. Lovingly refurbished the cottage is nestled in a green lane in the centre of Findhorn village on the Moray Coast. Just a short stroll to the sea at Findhorn Bay and to long deserted beaches, sand dunes and a large colony of seals. Sleeps 2 (+1 on top quality futon in adjoining study/dressing room. Bed linen at the cottage is crisp white cotton, duvets goose feather and mattresses top notch! On arrival, you will find goodies from the local artisan bakery, tea, freshly ground coffee and milk in the fridge. There will always be fresh flowers. You'll also find some of our fabulous natural handmade soap in the bathroom! It's made here in the cottage using locally sourced flowers and herbs. We use the traditional cold process method for making soap with 100% natural sustainable oils, butters and botanicals with pure essential oils for scent. No petroleum, parabens or SLS. It smells wonderful. Guest Accommodation: Sitting Room with oak floors, wood burning stove, comfortable armchairs and a dining table and chairs. There is an extensive collection of books to browse through! Well equipped kitchenette with Belfast sink, counter-top oven & hob, washing machine and tumble drier. Downstairs shower room with luxury power shower and constant hot water. At the top of the stairs is a study/dressing room, with single futon mattress, which leads through to the bedroom with a king size bed. Outside, small, flower filled, terrace with garden furniture, ideal for breakfast on a sunny morning. A complimentary basket of logs and kindling will be provided for the wood burning stove. Further supplies are available to buy locally. Bed-linen and towels are provided and there are electric heaters in each room.

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