Self Catering in Grampian - Portessie

Areas: Moray

Braehead Croft
AB56 1TD

Braehead Croft, Portessie, Grampian
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Sykes Cottages

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Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £287.00 - 815.00

Portessie is a traditional fishing village that sits on the edge of the Moray Firth coast and if it's dramatic, unadulterated nature and landscape that you want Portessie is a great spot to rent a holiday home.

This property has been recently renovated and now has all mod cons. It's a detached stone croft building located in Portessie itself and has glorious views of the rugged landscapes from most of the windows of the house. The property is all on the ground floor and has 3 double bedrooms, 2 of which have en suite bathrooms with showers. There's another bathroom with a bath, a large open plan living/dining/sitting area and a country style kitchen with wooden units and all the appliances necessary to cook up some tasty meals – preferably using some of the incredible local produce that this region is famous for.


This is our seventh visit and the cottage is a real 'home from home'. Our Border Collie loved the garden and we loved the wonderful, ever changing views. Whatever the weather, we love it here and never want to leave.
Mrs Carlisle

The location and the view out to the Moray Firth is spectacular - we've been back 6 times to this cottage now - I can't recommend it highly enough - everything about it is excellent.
Mr Simpson

This was our third visit to Braehead Croft. It has large bedrooms, great panoramic views of the sea and a great outside garden area. It is central for exploring the Moray coast.
Mr Swan

Braehead Croft was a comfortable cottage, with a superb view
Mr Wilson

Lovely Cottage
Very comfortable cottage . It was equipped with everything you could need, all cleaning products supplied - I. e. Dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, soap powder, loo rolls. Lovely uninterrupted view of the sea, This is the 5th time I have stayed here - highly reccommended

Services / Facilities:

Full central heating with additional heating from living flame gas fire in sitting room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x LCD TV with Freeview, DVD, video, stereo/CD player etc. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Large lawned garden with patio area and garden furniture. Sorry, no smoking. One well behaved pet by arrangement. Shop, Post Office and pub 2 mins walk. Pub with restaurant in Findochty 5 mins drive. Note: Although accommodation is all ground floor, this property is not suitable for wheelchair access.

Changeover Day


Double Beds: 3

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Portessie area.

Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Green Castle - 3.2 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Cullen Old Kirk - 4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cowiemuir Cairn - 4.9 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Deskford Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Findlater Castle - 6.2 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Crathie Point Promontory Fort - 6.7 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Fordyce Joiner's Workshop - 7.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Innesmill Stone Circle - 9.6 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Spynie Palace - 13.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Elgin Cathedral - 13.8 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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