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Footdee (Fittie)

Pocra Quay | Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen AB11 5DQ, Scotland
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Amazing village within a city.

We recently visited Footdee with our family. It is every bit as quaint as it looked when we saw... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ToshHusky
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Southern Highlands, Australia
Wander history

In amongst the harbour area it’s a hidden little gem. Park down at the head of the harbour by the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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“fishing village” (120 reviews)
“the cottages” (19 reviews)
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Pocra Quay | Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen AB11 5DQ, Scotland
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"fishing village"
in 120 reviews
"the cottages"
in 19 reviews
"step back in time"
in 34 reviews
"silver darling"
in 15 reviews
"old village"
in 13 reviews
"quaint area"
in 10 reviews
"aberdeen beach"
in 35 reviews
"narrow streets"
in 10 reviews
"watch the boats"
in 11 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 49 reviews
"walk along the beach"
in 13 reviews
"wander around"
in 11 reviews
"little gem"
in 15 reviews
"public toilets"
in 8 reviews
"tucked away"
in 9 reviews
"city centre"
in 19 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 11 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We recently visited Footdee with our family. It is every bit as quaint as it looked when we saw a documentary about. It. It is definitely worth a visit when in Aberdeen. We actually went back a second time to really take it all in....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In amongst the harbour area it’s a hidden little gem. Park down at the head of the harbour by the Silver Darlings restaurant and take a wander through Fittie and onto the promenade. The different squares and old style fishing cottages are really interesting and...More

Thank andhewittscores
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely visit to an old fashion village great to see it is old cottages which are still lived in but got alot of character .

Thank doris h
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked to Fittie via the harbour. Whilst this isn't the most picturesque route, it does give you an idea of the size of the harbour operation in Aberdeen. The village itself is very small and doesn't take long to look round. There are quaint...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped through here for the kids playpark. Lovely cobbled streets and decorated house. Worth a visit on a nice day.

Thank Laurence B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Find this small village while wandering along the beach. It is a GEM. There are small and beautiful houses and nice streets. MUST SEE.

Thank Pétur Bjarni G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

loved strolling among the old houses in the beginning of spring. Flowers everywhere! The blue sky and sunshine helped maked this experience a lovely one.

Thank sylvie s
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this village many times and just love it. Very picturesque especially in summer. Quaint little fishermen's huts decorated. It's beautiful and well worth a visit on a nice day

Thank kathy c
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Originally a fishermen's village close to the harbour, Footdee ("Fittie") retains a very distinctive character. Pedestrian only streets let you wander at ease, feeling very safe, to enjoy the view of tiny hutted gardens opposite each row of houses; many are highly colourful, with all...More

Thank walker020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little area in Aberdeen. We love to take a stroll around Fittie on a nice day. Quaint little houses with friendly people living there that always speak to you when passing.

Thank MrsC1971
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sorismancel
27 December 2017|
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Response from syril123456 | Reviewed this property |
I think some may be holiday cottages. May need to check.
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rosielee44
2 September 2016|
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Response from tonywebst | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can walk it in twenty minutes or so, but goes past the docks so is not very pleasant for a stroll! Best bet is to drive and park at the sea front for free.
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