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Myrtle Cottage

Myrtle Cottage, Tomintoul, Grampian

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £291.00

This is a charming, traditional stone cottage in a secluded location amid stunning countryside, near Tomintoul in the fabulous Cairngorms National Park and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

Myrtle Cottage is a charming, traditional stone cottage in a secluded location amid stunning countryside, near Tomintoul in the fabulous Cairngorms National Park and can sleep four people. The cottage is set over two floors and has two double bedrooms, a ground floor bathroom, a kitchen with dining area, a sitting room with a woodburner and an external utility at the side of the cottage. Outside there is off road parking just below the house and a front garden with furniture. Myrtle Cottage is a wonderful base for your restful break in this stunning area.


Contact with the owners was positive and information was accurate. They really do look after their guests. Myrtle Cottage is in a fantastic location, there was real seclusion yet it is close enough to amenities. A genuine haven for wildlife. We will return and stay for 2 weeks next time.
Mr Page

This was a great location for a holiday with a dog. It was good for walking and seeing birds and animals. It was within easy travelling distance by car to all local towns.
Mr Richmond

The cottage is idyllically situated and the owners have done everything possible to attract wildlife, making one feel that you really are in the middle of the Cairngorms. I thought there was great attention to detail in equipping the cottage and catering for guests.
Ms White

This was just the most wonderful and well-equipped cottage we've ever had the pleasure to stay in. The best parts I guess are the fact that there was everything you could possibly want, the views were stunning and the cottage itself was immaculately clean. We will definitely come back as a week wasn't really long enough.
Mrs Horscraft

It is very secluded, amongst beautiful scenery, just as described. The furnishings are simple and comfortable and perfectly in keeping with the kind of property this is. It is very well kitted out with everything I could need. I would highly recommend it. The owner's personal attention and care in checking I was happy, was very much appreciated.
Ms Cruttwell



Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine


Double Beds


Storage heaters with woodburner
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine in utility, TV (no reception, for DVDs only), DVD, CD, radio, telephone on honesty box basis, selection of books, games and DVDs
Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Off road parking for 2 cars
Front garden with furniture
One well-behaved dog welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop and pub 4 miles
River 5 mins walk
Note: No mobile phone reception
Note: The bedrooms have sloping ceilings and limited headroom on one side
Note: Due to steep cottage stairs, the property is unsuitable for children aged 6 and under, and the less mobile

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Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Drumin Castle - 3.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Old Bridge of Avon - 6.8 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Marionburgh Cairn - 7 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Ballindalloch Castle - 7.2 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Cairngorms National Park - Photos and Historic Sites - 7.4 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Inveravon Symbol Stones - 7.8 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Abernethy Forest - 11.6 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Loch Garten Osprey Centre - 11.6 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Corgarff Castle - 12.3 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Little Conval Fort - 12.4 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

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