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Knock Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Accommodation in Royal Deeside, nr Balmoral

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Knock holiday cottage exterior with gardens in summer
Knock holiday cottage exterior with gardens in summer
Exterior of Knock Cottage
Sitting Room
Kitchen with large windows looking out into garden with mature trees and plenty of birds!
Dining room
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
Looking through the gardens at Knock Cottage to Lochnagar mountain
The view of a snowy Lochnagar mountain from Knock Cottage.
Close up of Balmoral Castle from Knock Cottage
Balmoral Castle shrouded in mist from the cottage window.
Lochnagar mountain and Albert's Cairn in snow from Knock Cottage
Looking towards Braemar from just above the cottage
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Crathie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Perched on the hills above the village of Crathie, midway between the larger villages of Braemar and Ballater, Knock holiday cottage has one of the most beautiful and breathtaking views in the land. Take in the spectacular, sweeping vistas of Lochnagar mountain and the Dee valley, looking across to Balmoral Castle from the cosy cottage and its extensive gardens.

Situated in within the Cairngorm National Park, the self-catering holiday accommodation is ideal for climbers, walkers, skiers/winter sports enthusiasts, bird watchers and wilderness lovers, and there are several golf courses nearby.

Built of granite at the end of the 19th century, Knock Cottage sits at altitude of 1400 feet, above the Dee valley. It has its own unlimited supply of spring water and has every modern convenience. Centrally heated with washing machine, dishwashe...
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About the Owner, Alicia T
Languages spoken: English, French
Calendar Updated: 73 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2017
Interaction with guests
We shall be on hand during your stay and are very happy to be of any help. We both speak French.
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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We currently are only able to accept Saturday to Saturday bookings.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
R 7 803
£460
1 Jan 2018 -
31 May 2019
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7 nights
R 7 803
£460
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About the neighbourhood
Royal Deeside is an exceptionally beautiful part of the Scottish Highlands with plenty to see and do. Less than 1 mile away are Balmoral Castle, Crathie Church, & The Royal Lochnagar Distillery. Albert's Cairn can also be visited by foot. A short drive of 8 miles towards the east brings you to the picturesque village of Ballater with its many shops and coffee shops. And 9 miles to the west is Braemar, the location of Highland Games attended by the Queen annually. There are many wonderful walks and trails in the area - recommended walks include those around the spectacular Loch Muick, Linn of Dee and Linn of Quoich. A walk through the ancient Ballochbuie forest through to the Garrawalt falls is a must - parking is available at Keiloch.
Getting around
A hire car is recommended to get from place to place. There is a bus which runs between Braemar and Aberdeen, but it is not particularly frequent.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Aberdeen: 76.0 km
Railway: Aberdeem: 77.0 km
Aberdeen airport and train station are 50 miles away. There is plenty of parking around the cottage.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort.
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