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Springburn log cabins Kestrel

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Front of cabin with hot tub on the right
Quiet, clean, safe beach at Hopeman, 10 miles from the cabin
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
Cabin Holiday Rental
Do you fancy a peaceful holiday in the countryside to relax and unwind? Then the kestrel cabin is the place to be as it nestles on the edge of a 5 acre woodland and yet it is only 4 miles from the county town of Elgin. A hot tub has just been installed on decking within the secluded garden. Many species of wildlife can be observed from this peaceful setting. The cabin has panoramic views facing south from the french windows. A lochan with picnic area is visable with easy access through a gate to the field. For dog lovers, the tranquility of the log cabin, surrounded by breathtaking scenery,makes walking your pet around Springburn an absolute joy. This cabin was awarded an overall excellent 4 stars from Visitscotland in February 2019. We are delighted to have been given an except...Do you fancy a peaceful holiday in the countryside to relax and unwind? Then the kestrel cabin is the place to be as it nestles on the edge of a 5 acre woodland and yet it is only 4 miles from the county town of Elgin. A hot tub has just been installed on decking within the secluded garden. Many species of wildlife can be observed from this peaceful setting. The cabin has panoramic views facing south from the french windows. A lochan with picnic area is visable with easy access through a gate to the field. For dog lovers, the tranquility of the log cabin, surrounded by breathtaking scenery,makes walking your pet around Springburn an absolute joy. This cabin was awarded an overall excellent 4 stars from Visitscotland in February 2019. We are delighted to have been given an exceptional 5 stars in the management efficiency section. A secure fence surrounds this cabin which makes it safe for children and dogs to play unattended. Electricity is extra £1/£2 coin meterMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Maximum number of 2 well behaved dogs allowed
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Sheila M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2012
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Reviewed 23 October 2019

We stayed mainly at the Kestrel Lodge but also had a night in the Buzzard lodge. Both locations are great secluded locations away from the world. The Kestrel lodge is quaint, comfortable and also very well equipped. The hot tub was all you could ask...More

Date of stay: October 2019
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54ljk, VR Owner at Springburn log cabins Kestrel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2020

Thank you so much for posting such a lovely review. We are happy that your jacket arrived safely and hopefully we will maybe see you again soon. Sandy and Sheila

Reviewed 30 August 2019 via mobile

A very comfortable base for exploring the Moray coast and inland. There was a warm welcome, and the cabin was well equipped. The enclosed garden made it ideal for our two dogs!

Date of stay: August 2019
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54ljk, VR Owner at Springburn log cabins Kestrel, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2019

Thank you for your kind comments and we are pleased to hear that the dogs enjoyed the enclosed garden. Sandy and Sheila

Reviewed 27 July 2019

Great location ,lovely cabin with everything you could need. Hot tub was so relaxing and just what we needed to recharge. Lovely friendly hosts

Date of stay: July 2019
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54ljk, VR Owner at Springburn log cabins Kestrel, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2019

We are happy that you got great weather and saw Moray at its best. We enjoyed having you to stay and hopefully we will see you soon for a third holiday at the Kestrel. Thanks for your kind comments. Sandy and Sheila

Reviewed 8 July 2019

I have just returned from a weeks break at the Kestrel cabin and it was just amazing. It was such a peaceful break in the most gorgeous setting. The area around Miltonduff is just gorgeous also. Myself and my family all had a wonderful time...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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54ljk, VR Owner at Springburn log cabins Kestrel, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2019

Thank you so much for writing such a lovely review about your stay in the kestrel cabin. We enjoyed having you to stay and hopefully we will maybe see you again soon. Hope you have a lovely wedding next year. Thanks again Sandy and Sheila

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2018
54ljk, VR Owner at Springburn log cabins Kestrel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Just arrived back home following a visit to see family staying at the Kestrel lodge. Had a lovely week, peaceful location with beaches and various activities nearby. Owners very helpful and friendly, accommodation perfect and outdoor hot tub fantastic! Highly recommend this lodge and hope...More

Date of stay: April 2017
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54ljk, VR Owner at Springburn log cabins Kestrel, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for your kind comments about your stay in the kestrel cabin. We are glad you enjoyed the hot tub and hopefully we will maybe see you again soon. Sandy and Sheila

Reviewed 16 April 2016

We have just returned from a week stay at the kestrel , two adults and two boys age 12 & 10 , we have had a great time cabin was lovely fenced area was brilliant for the dog and hot tub was well used ....More

Date of stay: April 2016
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54ljk, VR Owner at Springburn log cabins Kestrel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Thank you for your kind comments about your stay in the Kestrel cabin. We are pleased that you all enjoyed your holiday in Moray and hopefully we will maybe see you again soon. Best wishes Sandy & Sheila

Reviewed 29 August 2015

Our second stay at Kestrel. The location is fantastic, the facilities are ample for what we need. It is the ideal place to get away from everything. The secure garden is perfect for our dogs and children. There is so much to do in the...More

Date of stay: August 2015
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Management response:Responded 31 August 2015

Looking forward to seeing you all again next summer and thank you for writing such a lovely review about your stay in the kestrel cabin.

Reviewed 23 May 2015

We have just returned from our second visit to the Kestrel cabin. Lovely cabin in peaceful surroundings and managed by Sheila, a very friendly and helpful owner. The three of us felt quite at home whilst there and the fenced in garden was ideal for...More

Date of stay: May 2015
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Management response:Responded 25 May 2015

Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a lovely review about your 2nd holiday in the cabin and many thanks for recommending us to your friends. Sandy and Sheila

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Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2015
Management response:Responded 2 May 2015

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Deck
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Elgin is the county town of Moray and is famous for its cathedral. Closeby is the Moray firth where you can watch the dolphins. 1 hours drive away is Aviemore, situated in the Cairngorm National Park.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Springburn log cabins Kestrel

  • Springburn log cabins Kestrel is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

  • Springburn log cabins Kestrel has one bathroom available. See all property details.

  • Springburn log cabins Kestrel has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

  • Stays at Springburn log cabins Kestrel must last at least 7 nights. See all property details.