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Marchmar Farmhouse, nr Huntly - sleeps 6-7

Set on a working farm, this holiday property enjoys an elevated position with views towards rolling hills. Situated in the middle of the Castle Trail and near to the Whisky Trail, activities nearby include...

Set on a working farm, this holiday property enjoys an elevated position with views towards rolling hills. Situated in the middle of the Castle Trail and near to the Whisky Trail, activities nearby include fishing, pony trekking, golf and cycling. The Moray Firth Coastal Trail is just ½ an hour away. Shops and pubs 1½ miles.

Ground floor: Living room. Dining room. Kitchen. 1 double (5ft) bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin (zip and link) with additional single. Shower room with toilet.

Open fire in living room (initial fuel inc). Elec CH and elec inc (£30pw winter). Bed linen and towels inc. Cot. H/chair. Freeview TV. DVD. Playstation. CD. Elec cooker. M/wave. W/machine. T/dryer. D/washer. F/freezer. Payphone. Large enclosed garden with sitting-out area and furniture. 1200 acres of farmland. BBQ. Parking (3 cars). Natural water supply from borehole. Pets welcome (working farm). NB: There is a fenced pond ½ mile away.

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Customer Reviews of Marchmar Farmhouse, nr Huntly - sleeps 6-7

1st comment: The cottage was beautiful, and location was great, very close to lots of places to visit, we will be going back next year if we get the chance. March 2012.

2nd comment: A thoroughly enjoyable week away from the madding crowds in very comfortable and spacious surroundings. Sept 2011.

3rd comment: Property perfect for that getaway feeling. Oct 2010.

4th comment: Plenty space and freedom for three boys to run around. Sept 2010.

5th comment: Well equipped, nice furniture, quiet and peaceful surroundings. July 2010.

6th comment: The owner, Robin was exceptionaly kind & helpful. Lots of space. Brilliant location; views to die for. July 2010.

7th comment: Very comfortable and well equipped. June 2010.

8th comment: Wonderfully well equipped, very comfortable farmhouse with an amazing setting. Dec 2009.

9th comment: Cosy, comfortable, tastefully furnished, 2 bathrooms, new stove (since our last visit), beautiful views, good walks. Dec 2009.

10th comment: Comfortable, spacious, quiet countryside. Easy access to excellent fishing, horse riding, distilleries and castles. Had to use the hot water carefully, as it regularly ran out. July 2009.

More Property Details

  • Property Reference: 23617
  • HMG Ref: 1108282
  • Property Type: Detached Cottage
  • Number of Bedrooms: 3
  • Sleeps Suit: 6 | 7
  • Features: Enclosed Garden, Spring Fed Water, Easy Walking Access, Four Poster bed
  • Facilities: Cot, High Chair, TV, Satellite, DVD player, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Shower, Microwave, Telephone, Barbecue
  • Location Features: Working Farm
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Week rental Starts: Saturday
  • Parking: For 3 Cars
  • Pets: 3
  • Things to Do

    • Aberdeenshire Farming Museum

      Aberdeenshire Farming Museum, located in the Aden Country Park is well known for top quality of its Aberdeen Angus coos (Cattle).

    • Arbuthnot Museum

      See how sea played a major role in the history, wealth and development of Peterhead.  Find out how people lived at sea, detailed models in one of Aberdeenshire's oldest museums.

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    • Beldorney Castle

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    • Kildrummy Castle

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    • Delgatie Castle

      C15th Castle near Turriff in excellent condition with long, interesting history. Two bedrooms available for B&B so great opportunity to stay.

    • Huntly Castle

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    • Frendraught Castle

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