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Manuka Cottage, Aviemore

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Bungalow
Manuka Cottage is a 2 bedroom self catering house and a perfect base for a holiday in the Cairngorms National Park. Manuka Cottage is a bright, modern semi-detached self catering house in a fantastic location. It is a very short walking distance to Aviemore, yet in a very quiet no-through road with great mountain views. The cottage is located right on the Speyside Way. There are 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, sleeping up to 4 in a twin bedroom and double bedroom (with ensuite shower room). The cottage is equipped with all you need for an easy self catering holiday in Aviemore. There is a large lounge / dining room, a modern well-equipped kitchen with fridge/freezer, washing machine/dryer and dishwasher. There is an attractive enclosed garden to the rear with purpose build BBQ & picnic table....Manuka Cottage is a 2 bedroom self catering house and a perfect base for a holiday in the Cairngorms National Park. Manuka Cottage is a bright, modern semi-detached self catering house in a fantastic location. It is a very short walking distance to Aviemore, yet in a very quiet no-through road with great mountain views. The cottage is located right on the Speyside Way. There are 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, sleeping up to 4 in a twin bedroom and double bedroom (with ensuite shower room). The cottage is equipped with all you need for an easy self catering holiday in Aviemore. There is a large lounge / dining room, a modern well-equipped kitchen with fridge/freezer, washing machine/dryer and dishwasher. There is an attractive enclosed garden to the rear with purpose build BBQ & picnic table. There is also a secure outdoor shed for storage of all your outdoor gear and some toys for the kids and adults. We do not accept pets in Manuka Cottage. The Cairngorms National Park is a fantastic area with so much to see and do. Manuka Cottage is located perfectly, in Aviemore and only a short drive to Cairngorm Mountain for skiing, snowboarding, walking, mountaineering, climbing, biking and wildlife watching. All within an easy reach of Manuka Cottage there is golf, cycling, hill walking, watersports, quad biking, horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, fishing, skiing and snowboarding.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Please look after our property - any damages will be deducted from the £100 damage deposit payable on booking. Please do not be wasteful with energy / electricity. Information folder in the property gives instructions for everything and how to leave the property. Sorry no 'stag or hen parties'. Absolutely no more than 4 persons maximum. No skis or bikes INSIDE the property - please use the secure shed. Have a great stay!
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Julia K
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
Interaction with guests
Access to the property is by a secure key box and the code is given to you once your booking is confirmed. We generally leave our guests to enjoy their holiday in peace, however, we do live close by and are on hand if you need anything or would like suggestions about things to do.
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Reviewed 25 September 2021

Two of us stayed here for a week in September. The cottage is a 5 minute walk to the shops and 10 mins from most restaurants (the Old Bridge Inn was excellent). The back garden is enclosed with bbq and seats. The front garden has...More

Date of stay: September 2021
1  Thank 416SCH416
Reviewed 7 August 2021

Fantastic 2 bed house with all the comforts of home. Recently refurbed with fresh new bathrooms etc and the perfect bolthole for exploring the surrounding area. The owners have done a great job of adding in the extra touches and stocked the house with anything...More

Date of stay: July 2021
Thank Cosmopolitan454622
Reviewed 28 September 2020

Just returned from a 7 night stay in this immaculate little cottage . Beautifully presented with everything you need Manuka Cottage is in ideal location ,a 5 minute walk to the centre of Aviemore .We literally parked the car up in the cottages own driveway...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Graeme R
BackPacker513995, VR Owner at Manuka Cottage, Aviemore, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2020

Thanks so much for your kind review! We're so delighted you enjoyed your stay in Manuka Cottage and some lovely weather too. It was great to meet you both! Thanks so much for booking with us and and hope to see you again in Aviemore,...More

Reviewed 4 September 2020

Wonderful cottage in a superb setting. Manuka Cottage was spotlessly clean and it had everything we expected, plus a few added extras: swing ball, shortbread and sauvignon blanc. We spent every day exploring Speyside in great weather and can't wait to return to continue our...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Y5838EWsusanc
BackPacker513995, VR Owner at Manuka Cottage, Aviemore, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2020

Thank you for your review! We're so glad you had such a wonderful holiday in Manuka Cottage and enjoyed some great weather too. Thanks so much for booking with us and hope to see you again soon in Aviemore! Julia

Reviewed 10 August 2020

Manuka cottage was absolutely spotless with absolutely everything we needed. It was situated beside the cycle pathway so we were able to avoid going through the traffic in Aviemore. It was great to be in Aviemore, albeit on the edge, for the convenience of shops....More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Brian K
BackPacker513995, VR Owner at Manuka Cottage, Aviemore, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2020

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We're delighted that you and your family had such a fantastic holiday with us in Manuka Cottage. It was great to meet you and thanks for booking with us. We hope to...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2019

My husband and I stayed in Manuka Cottage for 4 nights recently.It is well-equipped,modern and very comfortable.The owner Julia has thought of everything and came to welcome us,a lovely personal touch.I appreciated the list of items already in the house as part of the web-site.We...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank maryr346
BackPacker513995, VR Owner at Manuka Cottage, Aviemore, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2019

Hi Mary, thank you for booking with us and taking the time to write a review. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay in Manuka Cottage and it was lovely to meet you both. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Thanks, Julia

Reviewed 30 March 2019

Manuka cottage is comfortable and clean. Equipped with all the essentials you will need and items you may have forgotten to pack such as kitchen foil and liquitabs. Warm rooms and great hot showers too. Lovely base to explore the Cairngorms.More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Yu S
BackPacker513995, VR Owner at Manuka Cottage, Aviemore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2019

Hi Yu, Thank you for booking with us and taking the time to write a review for us. We're delighted you had a lovely stay in Manuka Cottage & explore the Cairngorms National Park. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future! Thanks,...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

location was brill and very private, all mod cons with lots of little extras like wine, milk, hand soap etc, local centre within 5 minute walk, surrounded by the cairngorm mountains just stunning views, hosts although I never met them personally are well known to...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Management response:Responded 28 July 2018

Hi Alan, Thanks so much for your kind review and we're delighted you had a lovely stay in Manuka Cottage. We look forward to seeing you again sometime! Thanks, Julia

Reviewed 9 May 2018

A really thoughtfully equipped modern semi-detached cottage in Aviemore with stunning views of the Cairngorms. It was within easy reach of many bird watching sites and importantly lovely cafes for lunch and afternoon tea and cakes. Julia, the owner, was lovely - really helpful.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Mrs Catriona A
Management response:Responded 11 May 2018

Hi Catriona, Thank you for your kind review! We're delighted you had such a lovely break in Aviemore and enjoyed Manuka Cottage. It was lovely to meet you both and we hope to see you again soon. Thank you for booking Manuka Cottage.

Reviewed 16 April 2018

Great location at the end of Dalnabay / start of the path into the village centre. Excellently equipped with everything you could possibly need, and a generous welcome pack which was a lovely surprise to us and our son. The house was great for us,...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank JlouMacP
Management response:Responded 18 April 2018

Hi Jennifer, thanks for your lovely review! We're so glad you had such a great holiday in Manuka Cottage. It was lovely to meet you all and we hope to see you again soon. Thanks, Julia

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Aviemore is the perfect base from which to enjoy the best the Highlands has to offer. Nestled beneath the Cairngorm mountains, there is a wide range of activities for you to enjoy, including: Cycling, Golf, Hill Walking, Guided & non guided walks, Water sports, Quad biking, Mountain biking, Climbing & Mountaineering, Horse Riding & Pony Trekking, Clay pigeon shooting, Fishing Skiing and Snowboarding. Aviemore village has a range of shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants, all of which are only 10 minutes walk from the cottage. Further afield, Inverness is only 30 minutes away and within very easy reach there are a host of historic sights, villages, beaches and distilleries to visit. Its a fantastic base for all ages and abilities!
Getting around
Flying: To Inverness then bus or car hire to Aviemore. Approximately 45 minutes. To Edinburgh or Glasgow airport then bus , train or car hire to Aviemore. Approximately 2.5 hours All major car hire companies operate from these airports. Bus: From Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness to Aviemore - Citylink and National Express Coaches. Train: Aviemore train station is only 1 km from the cottage. Taxis available from train station. Very good road links to Aviemore from the rest of the UK and Europe.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Manuka Cottage, Aviemore

Manuka Cottage, Aviemore is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

Manuka Cottage, Aviemore has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Manuka Cottage, Aviemore has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Manuka Cottage, Aviemore must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.