A former gamekeeper’s cottage with spectacular views across the Spey Valley, luxury Easter Duiar offers exceptional cottage accommodation for 2 to 12 guests and nestles on the edge of the Cairngorms, a mere 8 miles (a 10 minute drive) north east of Grantown on Spey. A gateway into the Highlands, Speyside Whisky Country and the Moray Firth Dolphin Coast, this five bed cottage is the ultimate retreat on a wooded hillside with wonderful forest walks from your door and extensive facilities including WiFi and a large garden with bike storage and picnic table. Families are warmly welcomed with a cot and highchair provided.
Brimming with charm, character and luxury features, Easter Duiar sleeps up to 12 guests in five bedrooms, with additional accommodation available in the separate Bothy sleeping up to four. The 5 bedrooms include 2 ground floor bedrooms – a fabulous double with en-suite shower and a bunk bedroom with adult sized bunk beds. Three bedrooms are upstairs including two twins and a master double with en-suite shower room, a balcony with garden views, a desk, an extra single sofa bed and a camp bed making it perfect for a family of four. A separate wc is also available upstairs.
Downstairs living space includes a sun lounge with windows on all three sides affording magnificent valley views, plus comfy seating for 8, a cosy log burner and a dining table seating 12 guests. A further lounge with exposed stone walls and roaring open fire is the perfect spot to relax after activity days out. Both lounges include TVs with full Sky Plus, DVDs and CD players (video also available in 1 lounge). A bright, cheerful kitchen contains a further dining table seating 8, an eye-level oven, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher and a washer/ dryer.
The separate Bothy includes a home cinema system inclusive of a wall mounted 42” TV, DVD and full Sky Plus digital TV/ Movies. Games and a pool table plus a collection of DVDs and videos are also provided – all great family entertainment for rainy days.
Short breaks are available outside of peak periods and pets are welcome by prior arrangement.