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Balnabruaich

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Views, location and walks / bike rides from the door make this cosy cottage perfect.
The lounge / dining room with spectacular mountain views.
Red squirrels in the garden. You will also see Woodpecker, Jay, many small birds, Deer and Hare.
1 of 7Views, location and walks / bike rides from the door make this cosy cottage perfect.
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
Balnabruaich is in the quiet hamlet of Inveruglas in the Cairngorms National Park. It has unrivalled views over the RSPB Insh Marshes Nature reserve and the Monadhliath mountains. The area offers the scope for a wide variety of outdoor activities, nature watching and sightseeing and the house is the ideal spot to relax, soak up the beautiful views and watch the visiting wildlife. There is a wealth of lovely walks and bike rides on the doorstep and the large enclosed garden makes it an ideal base for dog owners. The well equipped bungalow sleeps 5 comfortably with plenty of space. The kitchen contains everything you are likely to need including dishwasher, washing machine and tumble drier. There is a wood-burning stove in the lounge, Wi-Fi, a music system with CD player, DAB radio and USB...Balnabruaich is in the quiet hamlet of Inveruglas in the Cairngorms National Park. It has unrivalled views over the RSPB Insh Marshes Nature reserve and the Monadhliath mountains. The area offers the scope for a wide variety of outdoor activities, nature watching and sightseeing and the house is the ideal spot to relax, soak up the beautiful views and watch the visiting wildlife. There is a wealth of lovely walks and bike rides on the doorstep and the large enclosed garden makes it an ideal base for dog owners. The well equipped bungalow sleeps 5 comfortably with plenty of space. The kitchen contains everything you are likely to need including dishwasher, washing machine and tumble drier. There is a wood-burning stove in the lounge, Wi-Fi, a music system with CD player, DAB radio and USB port, and an internet connected TV with Freeview and iPlayer. Bed-linen and towels are provided and all electricity is included.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Only a 10 minute drive from Kingussie but the wonderful feeling of peace & tranquillity. Unlike some rental properties, Balnabruaich is stocked with everything you could want...more kitchen utensils than I have at home! A spacious property with magnificent views of the hills with a...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Julie C, VR Owner at Balnabruaich, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review Sue. We are thrilled that you enjoyed Balnabruaich and looking forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Balnabruaich is a warm and comfortable cottage and very well equipped. It is set in a most peaceful place on the edge of the forest and moors, and it is an ideal base for exploring the beautiful areas of Rothiemurchus and Inshriach. Red squirrels and...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Frances548
Julie C, VR Owner at Balnabruaich, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your positive comments - we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay in the cottage and the wonderful places around it. We hope to welcome you back some day!

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had a wonderful time relaxing in a homely well equipped cottage that had all you could want for a great stay. The views from the lounge window were great over looking the Insh RSPB reserve in the valley. The wildlife in the garden and...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Julie C, VR Owner at Balnabruaich, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks very much for the great review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the cottage and the special location. We would definitely recommend a return visit with your mountain bikes - we can point you in the direction of a host of fantastic biking...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Excellent accommodation, well equipped, plenty of room, very clean, and a great location, superb views and setting. All on the doorstep of the Cairngorms too, loads to do round about! Judy was a great host, easy to book with, and checked in with us to...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank danielhawthorn
Julie C, VR Owner at Balnabruaich, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thanks for your great review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the cottage and made the most of all the wonderful activities around here. Haste ye back!

Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is the best holiday home we have ever stayed in, the position is perfect looking over the valley to the hills/ mountains opposite. We always receive a very warm welcome when we stay here and we have returned quite a few times. Our next...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Julie C, VR Owner at Balnabruaich, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Val. Thanks very much for your review. We are delighted to have such great guests who love the place as much as we do. We look forward to your next visit! Judy and Jules

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Balnabruaich is a comfortable and very well equipped holiday home. The property had everything we needed and the location is quiet with great views and lots of wildlife nearby. Highlights were the wood burner, the visiting squirrels and the internet connected TV. The owners went...More

Date of stay: December 2016
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Julie C, VR Owner at Balnabruaich, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Many thanks for your great review. We are really glad you appreciated the things that make Balnabruaich a special place for us. We hope to see you here again!

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Pine forest on the doorstep with loads of walks, MTB trails on offer. Minutes from beautiful Glen Feshie and Loch Insh with almost every facility other than underground heated indoor swimming pool that the average traveller could reasonably wish for. Plenty of space but cosy...More

Date of stay: May 2017
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Julie C, VR Owner at Balnabruaich, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thanks for the great review and we are really glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We keep finding great walks and bike rides to recommend, so hopefully you will come back some day for more!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Patio
Safe
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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