Mayne House is a very spacious and comfortable property ideal for relaxing holidays with family and friends. Situated one mile south of Elgin, it stands detached within 13 acres. The totally secluded grounds with large lawns and fine mature woodland is a haven for wildlife including red squirrels and buzzards. The benefit of a large sun room, formal drawing room and dining room, ensures it accommodates larger groups perfectly. Visitors can explore at their leisure the private lawns and woodland which surround the property. There are a wealth of activities to be enjoyed in this area renowned for its sunny climate and many excellent golf courses are close at hand. Sailing and other watersports can be enjoyed at Lossiemouth and Findhorn.
The lively market town of Elgin still has its medieval street plan, with a cobbled marketplace. Superb shopping, cinema and good restaurants can also be found in Elgin. The surrounding area boasts many sandy beaches with some of the best to be found in Lossiemouth and Findhorn, and of course the Moray Firth dolphins are a popular attraction for visitors to this area. Castles, stately homes and distilleries are abundant as well as good walking, most notably on the Speyside Way and traffic-free cycling can also be enjoyed. Inverness is within easy driving distance. There is fishing on the River Spey and Findhorn. Shop 1 mile.
Two steps to entrance. Spacious dining room. Well-equipped, spacious modern kitchen with maple units, island and four-oven Aga for cooking. Large sun room with picture windows and dining area. Utility/wet room. Cloakroom with toilet. Stairs to mezzanine floor: Spacious drawing room with ornate cornicing, chandelier, bay window and grand piano. Two twin bedrooms, one with wash basin. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. First floor: Two double bedrooms, one with 5ft bed and en-suite bathroom with shower cubicle and toilet and one with additional single bed (for +1). Twin bedroom.
- Full eco-friendly log burner CH inc from Oct 1st - Apr 29th (other dates by arr)
- Elec, bed linen and towels inc
- Two TVs (one 42in plasma with satellite)
- Oil Aga inc
- Combi m/wave/oven/grill
- Wi-fi broadband
- 13 acres of grounds
- No smoking
Customer Reviews of Mayne House, Elgin - Sleeps 10-11
1st comment: A very spacious property for large families or groups sharing. Owners live close at hand and are very helpful and friendly. A lovely place to have a relaxing break and to explore other areas of Scotland. Feb 2012.
2nd comment: Location and size it was fab the children are continually asking when we can go back. Aug 2010.