• About Black Bull Cottage

    Surrounded by beautiful countryside and the Cairngorms National Park on the doorstep, Black Bull Cottage is perfect for a family break.

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      Cottage

    • Asset 46

      3 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 6 people

    • Safer Stays

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      2 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Bike store
      Bike store
    • Dishwasher
      Dishwasher
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Enclosed garden / patio
      Enclosed garden / patio
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Golf nearby
      Golf nearby
    • Highchair
      Highchair
    • Pets - no charge
      Pets - no charge
    • Stairgate
      Stairgate
    • Television
      Television
    • Woodburning stove
      Woodburning stove
    • WiFi
      WiFi
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Cot available
      Cot available
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Working farm
      Working farm
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
    Safer Stays

    We have encouraged all of our owners to adapt their cleaning routine. The provider of this accommodation has confirmed they are following the Safer Stays principles, which include:

    • Extra cleaning and sanitisation
    • Extra time for property to air
    • Safe key collection and key drop
    • Hand soap or sanitiser provided
    • Social distancing guidance
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Surrounded by beautiful countryside and the Cairngorms National Park on the doorstep Black Bull Cottage is perfect for a family break.\n\n\nGround Floor \n\n\nLiving room \nWith wood burner and Smart TV.\n\nKitchendining room \nFarmhouse style with electric cooker microwave fridgefreezer and dishwasher.\n\nUtility room \nWith washerdryer.\n\nBathroom \nWith bath toilet and heated towel rail.\n\n \nFirst Floor \n\n\nBedroom 1 \nWith kingsize bed.\n\nBedroom 2 \nWith double bed.\n\nBedroom 3 \nWith twin beds and sloping ceiling.\n\n \n\n \n\n \n\nElectric central heating electricity bed linen towels Wi-Fi and logs for wood burner included. Travel cot highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack.\n\n Large enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. 2 dogs welcome to be kept on a lead at all times working farm. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.\n\n Set in the grounds of Blelack Farm in the heart of Royal Deeside this lovely semi-detached cottage is perfect for those special times with your loved ones. Renowned for its herd of Aberdeen Angus cattle these black beauties are the inspiration for the house name. At sale time the bulls can be seen being walked around the farm and at breeding time the playful calves can be seen in the surrounding fields.\nThe surrounding area is in the Cairngorms National Park a wild and beautiful space of high mountains forest and moorland. The abundance of wildlife including hare deer red squirrel and eagles will please nature lovers. Invigorating walks through gorgeous scenery bike trails pony trekking and even gliding are all to be enjoyed in the local wilderness. Civilisation is also within easy reach with the towns and villages of Ballater Banchory and Aboyne strung out on the Victorian Heritage Trail all close by.\nBalmoral Castle is well worth a visit and in the surrounding area there are many other gardens and castles to visit. Other activities close at hand include fishing golf and swimming. In the winter skiing at the Lecht or Glenshee is readily accessible. The choice of restaurants nearby ranges from village pubs to gourmet dining. In short there is everything here you could want for a memorable holiday. Shop pub and restaurant 3½ miles. " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/106/840/10628225.jpg UK5955

    Black Bull Cottage reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.3 out of 10 – based on 10 reviews

    Overall rating

    9.3

    Comfort and Equipment

    9.2

    Location

    9.5

    Cleanliness

    10.0

    Value for money

    9.4

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    9
    out of 10

    Great cottage lovely and clean family had a great time staying there.

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    2020-05-02

    10
    out of 10

    Great cottage in a lovely location with stunning views across the farmland. Cottage owner was a very welcoming host who made sure we had a really enjoyable break.

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    2020-01-09

    9
    out of 10

    I marked local amenities lower, but that’s only because the cottage is located on a farm not near a village - it was exactly what we wanted! It’s a super location gives easy access to a part Scotland we don’t know very well! But the area is really stunning, especially in Autumn!

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    2019-11-10

    10
    out of 10

    Beautiful holiday cottage on a working farm. Lovely views. Very peaceful. A sky full of stars at night. Well equipped and super clean. Modern and extremely comfy beds. Great location to explore castles, gardens, coastline and great location for walking. Plenty of great places to eat out nearby. Kitchen in cottage lovely to cook in too.

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    2019-09-27

    8
    out of 10

    It’s part of a working farm. Cattle and the cutest goats. One bathroom only.

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    2019-09-20

    10
    out of 10

    One of if not thee best cottage we have ever stayed in. Very cosy and comfortable, spotlessly clean, views were amazing

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    2019-11-07

    10
    out of 10

    A fabulous experience as well as fantastic holiday. Can’t wait to go back.

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    2019-09-01

    10
    out of 10

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Black Bull Cottage. The owner was just lovely and could not have done more for us. My daughter loved the Pygmy goats and being able to stroke and cuddle them. The views and the walks were amazing. I would thoroughly recommend this cottage.

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    2019-08-15

    8
    out of 10

    We all liked the cottage. Cosy, calm, lots of place, enclosed garden for the dog. Books, magazines and also information about touristic attractions were there - I always appreciate that. Owner was helpful and friendly. Inconvenient is: The shower is really difficult to adjust to an acceptable temperature. It would be better to have more than one toilet for 5. The WIFI wasn't working on one morning. Please add some gardenchairs - the weather was great, we would have used them.

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    2019-08-01

    9
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    2019-07-26

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