Bridge Cottage

Fordyce, near Banff

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Nestling in the valley, within one of the most charming hamlets in Scotland, Fordyce Village dates from medieval times with perfectly preserved houses clustered around its 13th century church and 16th century castle. One of these traditional, pretty little houses is Bridge Cottage.

Quick Info

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1
Changeover Day: Sat Pets Allowed: No
No smoking Bathrooms: 1
  • No Smoking
  • Open Fire/Solid Fuel Stove
Overview

As its name suggests, the cottage stands right beside the little arched bridge over the stream which flows just over the wall from its quiet and peaceful 'sun-trap' of a garden.

A classic 'chocolate box' cottage on the outside, inside the cottage has been renovated to the highest 21st century standards and styled with many romantic touches. The attractive, beamed ceiling living area has a lovely exposed stone wall round the fireplace which houses a cosy wood-burning stove, there is a small dining area and a door which leads out to a small raised deck and steps down to the garden.

Also on this level is a modern and well equipped kitchen, a small utility room and a spacious and stylishly designed wet room with shower, WC and wash hand basin. Stairs from the living area lead downstairs to a tastefully furnished double bedroom.

Map & Local

Fordyce, a conservation village, is situated a short distance inland between the historic fishing towns of Portsoy and Banff with its spectacular Moray Firth coastline on Scotland's beautiful North East coast.

Famed for its long beautiful sandy beaches, majestic cliffs and secluded coves, the area offers many visitor attractions such as the Speyside Whisky Trail with all its distilleries and countless historical sites but is still within easy travelling distance of the popular tourist destinations of Aberdeen (55 miles), Inverness (65 miles) and Elgin (26 miles).

Nearby Portsoy (3 miles) is delightful to wander round and centres round a picturesque harbour which is an ideal spot to sit and watch the boats coming and going. Every summer the village plays host to a famous boat festival that draws in visitors from miles around for a weekend of maritime fun, local food and traditional music and dance.

The surrounding area is no less attractive, with miles of woodland paths to explore and easy access to the sunny coast where there are a variety of sandy beaches, quaint fishing villages, excellent golf courses and many other leisure facilities.

Please note: while we make every effort to be as accurate as possible, the actual position of the cottage indicated on the map above and the proximity of the amenities in the Local Info section cannot be guaranteed to be precise and should be used as a guide only.

Facilities

Accommodation

Entry Floor

Sitting/dining room/kitchen with wood burning stove and TV/DVD, electric cooker, fridge-freezer and microwave, etc.
Utility room with washer/dryer.
Wetroom shower with WC and wash basin.

Downstairs

Double bedroom.

What's included

Cot
Free
Linen (Double Bed)
Free
Sets of towels
Free

Services

Bed linen and towels are INCLUDED. Electricity is INCLUDED. Heating is by electric central heating and wood-burning stove (starter pack INCLUDED). Sorry, pets are not accepted. No smoking.

Availability

Availability

The calendar below shows dates which are either available or booked for this property. Use the Book Now menu above to select your desired holiday dates.

Changeover Day: Sat

Booked Available
2017
Price

Weekly Prices

The weekly guide prices for this property are shown below. Use the availability & book sidebar on the right to select your holiday or calculate short break rates (where available).

  • 2 Week Discount (£25)
  • Save 15% - Half Term 2017 From 11/02/2017 to 17/02/2017
  • Easter Holidays 2017 From 08/04/2017 to 21/04/2017

Changeover Day: Sat

Rental - Date Range Sleeps 2
18 Feb 2017 - 03 Mar 2017 £325.00
04 Mar 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 £385.00
08 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017 £450.00
22 Apr 2017 - 05 May 2017 £385.00
06 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 £450.00
27 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 £525.00
03 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 £450.00
01 Jul 2017 - 01 Sep 2017 £525.00
02 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017 £450.00
23 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017 £385.00
14 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017 £450.00
28 Oct 2017 - 20 Dec 2017 £325.00
21 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017 £525.00
28 Dec 2017 - 06 Jan 2018 £525.00
06 Jan 2018 - 05 Jan 2019 POA
06 Jan 2019 - 05 Jan 2020 POA

Please note: Prices are calculated based on your party size at the time of booking. If your party size changes for any reason after booking please let us know so we can ensure the accommodation provided meets your exact requirements.

Reviews

Reviews
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Good
17-Jan-2017

Wonderful premises, very clean, warm and inviting. We had a great time in the surrounding area. Only one very small thin...

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Excellent
16-Aug-2016

see response to step one.

Excellent
05-Jul-2016

Lovely wee cottage, cosy with everything we needed for a holiday of mixed weather. Log fire, scrabble, DVD player and pi...

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Good
12-May-2016

Good location in the historic village of Fordyce. The cottage is pleasant. One or two housekeeping details need attent...

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Excellent
18-Aug-2015

A adorable cottage in a lovely village. Well appointed and spotless. We had an amazing week and lovend that there was no...

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