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Gull Cottage. Fisher-folks cottage, close to sea. WIFI. Pet welcome

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Traditional fisherman's cottage
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Portknockie, Moray, Scotland
This property is ideally located for a family holiday in the Moray Coast with stunning scenery, many attractions and activities nearby. Enjoying a delightful setting just a short walk from the harbour, this lovely detached cottage for four has been equipped and tastefully furnished to a very good standard to ensure as comfortable and relaxing holiday as possible. Above the harbour is the oldest part of the village with narrow wynds and small fisher-folk cottages. Here you will find Gull Cottage lovingly restored in 2017 by the owners to a modern, yet cosy and relaxed home from home.
There is an abundance of walks in the area whether its along beautiful, sandy beaches or along the cliffs looking out over the Moray Firth to Caithness in the distance. There's a good chance of spotting the Dolphins and Seals which are regular visitor...
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Listing #HL8648477
About the Owner
anne m
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2017
Interaction with guests
Hi, our names are Anne and Colin, we are the proud owners of Gull Cottage. We bought the Cottage in 2015 and renovated it ourselves. We would love to be able to retire in Portknockie with nothing to do except walk the dog along the peaceful beaches and eat fish and chips !!
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

As soon as we arrived Gull Cottage we immediately felt at home because the cottage is just so welcoming. This lovely wee cottage was equipped with everything you need and it is in a very quiet location. We found the harbour to be just 400...More

3  Thank RossH1324
Management response:Responded 23 August 2018

Thank you for a great review. I’m happy you enjoyed your stay and would love to see you again :)

Reviewed 28 May 2018

Gull Cottage was clean and well appointed and amenities were excellent. We enjoyed a peaceful stay surrounded by friendly local people. Portknockie provided for all our needs and other services were only a short drive away. Beautiful walks and and sightseeing within immediate area and...More

4  Thank Tourist522790
Management response:Responded 28 May 2018

Thank you for your review. Portknockie is a great base for exploring the Moray coast. I totally agree with you about the friendly local Knockers :)

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Gull Cottage was perfect! It lies in the very centre of the village, a few steps from the hotel and from the award-winning fish and chip shop, and yet it is utterly peaceful and quiet. It;s a short stroll to the harbour too. Inside, the...More

2  Thank Rachel D
Management response:Responded 15 May 2018

Thanks for a fantastic review, that's really nice of you. I know it's a long way but I hope to hear from you again.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
One dog very welcome, however, we ask if you do not let them on the furniture or upstairs in the bedrooms for the sake of other visitors who may have an allergy to pets Please...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 868 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The, local fish and chip shop, hotel, pub, shop ,hairdresser, Cafe and harbour are all within a 5 min walk of Gull Cottage.
So too is the Bowling Green, Tennis Courts, Cycle Paths and coastal walks. The town of Buckie ( 5 miles away ) has a good variety of shops including Tesco, Lidl and the Co-op. As you enter Portknockie there is a farm shop selling meat, fresh eggs and vegetables.
If you want to go out for an evening meal or if you just fancy a cuppa and fine piece there are plenty of places to choose from in the surrounding area.
The people who live in Portknockie ( called Knockers ) are very helpful and friendly, always saying Hello and stopping for a chat.
Getting around
Although there are local buses I would recommend a car to be able explore the area.
How to get there
Airport: Dyce Airport. ABERDEEN: 93.0 km
Railway: KEITH: 20.0 km
Ferry: ABERDEEN: 97.0 km
We will send or email the directions and entry details nearer the time of your booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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