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Self catering townhouse with golf nearby in Banff Front of townhouse, with door to go out onto patio area, to sit and look out at the seaside.
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46 reviews
Kitchen/Dining, sitting room
Self catering townhouse with golf nearby in Banff
Front of townhouse, with door to go out onto patio area, to sit and look out at the seaside.
Banff Marina, looking over to Macduff.
Childrens Play Park at front of townhouse.
View from townhouse looking over to Whitehills.
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Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Twin bedroom.
Downstairs toilet/utility room
Stairs
Upstairs bathroom
Upstairs bathroom  with bath/shower over
Entrance to townhouse, with two private parking spaces
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

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Lady_Jane...
North Yorkshire
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“The best place I 'be ever stayed”
Reviewed 27 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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The boat house is perfect in every way. Spotlessly clean, new, modern and fully equipped with lot's of welcoming touches.

I would recommend it to everyone (except then it might be full when I next want to visit!)

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An11oyd
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful house in superb location”
Reviewed 25 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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Spent the weekend at The Boathouse. The house was first class, beautifully furnished with everything you could possibly need. Nice welcoming touches with milk bread and butter provided. There was even a fridge with bottles of wine and beer that you could purchase (just asked to leave the money) at very reasonable prices. The toiletries in the bathroom were also of a very high standard. The view from the lounge was beautiful and our whole weekend was very relaxing and peaceful. Nichola the owner was also very helpful and went out of her way to return property that we had left. I would recommend this property, It is one of the best rentals that I have stayed in. You won't be disappointed!

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Liked best: The House
Liked least: Disliked nothing, everything was perfect
Travelling group: Friends
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SMDubya
South Devon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Superb house, fantastic location and truly a home from home”
Reviewed 28 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We stayed at The Boathouse over the August bank holiday weekend. From the minute we opened the door we felt very much at home and welcomed. Nichola left us a welcome pack which was really thoughtful. Communication before and during our stay was superb. The house is fantastic, spotlessly clean and very well fitted out with all the comforts of home. It has been very thoughtfully appointed. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely be back. Don`t take any heed of the previous review about the caravan park. It was very quiet and looked clean and tidy. It certainly doesn't take anything away from the beautiful sea views from the house. We have stayed in many holiday cottages and houses over the years and The Boathouse is definitely up there and rated amongst the best for us.

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Liked best: The location and cleanliness of the property
Liked least: Lack of restaurants and pubs in the area.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Berlin
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48 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Excellent house. Surroundings should improve.”
Reviewed 26 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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The house itself is excellent. Nicely furnished with a very nice kitchen/living room and two big bedrooms we felt totally home during our two week stay. It's about 1 minute away from the beach that you can see from the house. Nichola has done everything to make it a very nice and friendly spot to stay even for a longer time.

The house is not located directly in Banff. To Banff or Whitehills in the other direction it takes about 25 min to walk or five minutes to drive.

You should consider that you look at a caravan park at the beach on your left side when looking out of the main windows and that the entire park where this house stands is not fully developed so far. The house next to ours was under construction and there have ben workers setting it up and there seem to come a few more to be build.

However we liked it very much and I definitely would recommend it if you plan a stay in this area.

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Liked best: House itself
Liked least: Caravan park nearby, Construction works going on on the next house.
Travelling group: Freunden
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Recommended for:
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Lindzg75
2 reviews
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“Lovely spacious, clean and well equipped holiday home”
Reviewed 16 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013
1
person found this review helpful

TOTALLY RECOMMEND THIS LOVELY HOLIDAY HOME
We spent a week in July and all had a brilliant holiday. The house is really lovely, beautifully furnished, spacious, clean, well-equipped with all mod-cons. The added extras like bikes, Wii, dvds, buckets & spades etc ....all handy if you have kids to amuse.....make for a lovely personal touch from Nichola and her family. She even left milk for us in the fridge – a perfect gift on arrival as you can get the kettle on as soon as you walk in the door! You get a lovely view at the front looking onto a clean and sandy beach....perfect for an evening stroll before bedtime. We even bought wet-suits and body-boards for the kids in the famous Banff Spotty Bag Shop and they had a great time swimming in the North Sea brrrrrrr!!! Banff and nearby Fraserburgh are hot-spots for surfers and kite-surfers so this house is a perfect base for catching the waves up in the north-east. There is a swing park between the house and the beach ...again perfect for the kids. The caravan park is far from obtrusive. It’s fairly small with no entertainment suite so no music events and the folk we met in the play park were very friendly. You can walk/bike quite easily to Whitehills, the next village round the coast, where there is another great play park, a great chippy and a great fish shop (lovely fresh fish straight from the local fishing boats). The surrounding area is very picturesque with plenty places do visit. In particular, the kids enjoyed the Macduff Aquarium and the Lighthouse Museum in Fraserburgh (another big, sandy beach here too). There are lovely wee fishing villages along the coast .... if you dare drive down the vertical brae to reach them (you don’t want your brakes failing!!) Don’t let the story about the circus and the caravan park mislead you – I suppose it’s whatever floats your boat but we have no qualms recommending The Boathouse. We hope to return for sure. Thanks to Nichola and her family – you have got yourselves a perfect spot and we are sure that you will get a lot of folk going back for more of your fine Scottish hospitality!

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