The Junipers

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The Junipers is a charming cottage on the edge of the Highland village of Tomatin. Extremely well furnished and equipped, it makes a cosy and comfortable 'home from home' for any season of the year.

Quick Info

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

The cottage is especially and interestingly designed for two people. It is semi-detached (from the owner's conservatory) and is just 200 yards from the River Findhorn where fishing can be arranged.

For a small house, the Junipers punches well above its weight in terms of space and style. Some of the doors between the rooms (except the bedroom and bathroom of course) have been dispensed with in favour of arches, which again contribute to the light and roomy feel of the house.

The sitting room is quite opulently furnished, with lots of room to spread out. It is made light and bright by the large windows and doors that lead out to the garden area and has a multi-fuel stove to create further warmth and atmosphere.

There is a neat dining area placed conveniently close to the arch that leads through to the very spacious, attractive and well-equipped kitchen.

All on one level there is one bedroom that has a versatile double/twin bed that can become the equivalent of a super-king, whilst still leaving plenty of room. A bathroom with bath and shower over completes the accommodation. The Junipers stands in ‘Big Country’ and the house does rather succeed in following suit!

Outside there is a small patio and garden area (with furniture) that catches the sun most of the day and provides extensive views across open country to the rear.

Map & Local

The Highland village of Tomatin itself is about 2 miles off the A9 road and has a shop and famous whisky distillery.

The village is 14 miles north of Aviemore and the Cairngorm Mountains conservation/ski area and, with the Cairngorms more or less on the doorstep, is very well placed for serious climbers and skiers. At lovely Loch Morlich, there is an Outdoor Discovery Centre and plenty of facilities for water sports, mountain biking, etc.

Those who enjoy the spectacular Highland scenery will be spoilt for choice and those who like to walk, tour and fish will really appreciate this excellent cottage that also has all the amenities of Inverness (16 miles), the ‘Capital of the Highlands’, just half an hour's drive away.

For those who love wildlife in particular, this is a paradise indeed. The area is home to roe and fallow deer, wild goats, red squirrels, pine marten and is one of the last retreats of the very elusive wildcat. It teems with birdlife as well and you may see, among others, woodpeckers, siskins, long-tailed tits, crossbills, ptarmigan and capercaillie. Boat of Garten (15 miles) is where osprey were first reintroduced into Scotland and they have bred here every year since.

The whole of this area is very well developed for visitors - you can visit Scotland’s only reindeer herd, go pony trekking, quad biking, take a wildlife safari at Rothiemurchus, or even ride the Speyside steam railway.

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

Single Storey

Sitting/dining-room with multi-fuel stove, TV/DVD and French windows onto the patio and garden.
Kitchen with electric double-oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher, washer/drier etc.
Double bed (can be split into twin beds) + TV.
Bathroom with bath, overbath-shower, WC and basin.

What's included

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

Available Extras

Cot
£10.00
Pet
£20.00

Services

Bed linen and towels are INCLUDED. Electricity is INCLUDED. Heating is by gas central heating (INCLUDED) and multi-fuel stove (starter pack INCLUDED). A maximum of 1 dog is welcome at an additional charge (1 small). If you wish to bring any other pets please contact us and we will see what we can do. 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
2016
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% - Christmas 2016 From 19/12/2016 to 27/12/2016
  • Save 10% - New Year! From 27/12/2016 to 03/01/2017

Changeover Day: Sat

Rental - Date Range Sleeps 2
29 Oct 2016 - 19 Dec 2016 £275.00
20 Dec 2016 - 27 Dec 2016 £435.00
28 Dec 2016 - 05 Jan 2017 £435.00
05 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017 £275.00
11 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017 £295.00
18 Feb 2017 - 03 Mar 2017 £275.00
04 Mar 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 £295.00
08 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017 £395.00
22 Apr 2017 - 05 May 2017 £295.00
06 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 £395.00
27 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 £450.00
03 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 £395.00
01 Jul 2017 - 01 Sep 2017 £450.00
02 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017 £395.00
23 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017 £295.00
14 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017 £395.00
28 Oct 2017 - 20 Dec 2017 £275.00
21 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017 £450.00
28 Dec 2017 - 05 Jan 2018 £450.00
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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Excellent
28-Nov-2016

A lovely warm,comfortable and well equipped cottage. We were very impressed and will certainly return in the future.

Excellent
28-Oct-2016

Lovely well appointed cottage. We were afforded a very friendly welcome

Excellent
28-Oct-2016

A lovely cottage attached to the main house in a quiet rural village. The cottage itself has everything that I could po...

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Excellent
30-Sep-2016

Comfortable, cozy and well equipped cottage. Ideally located to explore the highlands and Cairngorms.

Excellent
06-Sep-2016

It was made a great stay by the welcome we got and the standard of the cottage.
will recommend to friends

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