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Mayne House, Elgin - Sleeps 10-11

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 groun...

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
  • Cot
  • Two TVs (one 42in plasma with satellite)
  • Oil Aga inc
  • Combi m/wave/oven/grill
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • D/washer
  • Freezer
  • Payphone
  • Wi-fi broadband
  • 13 acres of grounds
  • Parking
  • No smoking

 

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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.

More Property Details

  • Property Reference: S25
  • HMG Ref: 1108393
  • Property Type: Detached
  • Number of Bedrooms: 5
  • Sleeps Suit: 10 | 11
  • Features: Mature Garden, Aga/Rayburn, Conservatory
  • Facilities: Cot, TV, Satellite, Wifi, Broadband, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Shower, Microwave, Telephone
  • Location Features: Rural
  • Sleeps: 10
  • Week rental Starts: Saturday
  • Parking: For 3 Cars
  • Pets: 0
  • Things to Do

    • 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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    • Delgatie Castle

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

    • Duffus Castle

      Located 5 miles north-west of Elgin in Moray on the east coast of Scotland. This typical Norman castle was built in the 14th century on the site of an earlier wooden construction. Today you can walk across the cobbled causeway and explore the stone ruins. It is in the care of Historic Scotland.

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