• About Boatman’s Cottage

    Dating from 1863 this traditional sail-makers cottage lies just 100 yards from the seafront in Portessie.

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    • Asset 46

      2 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 4 people

    • Safer Stays

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      2 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Detached property
      Detached property
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
    • Main fuel or power incl.
      Main fuel or power incl.
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Sea view
      Sea view
    • Stairgate
    • Television
    • Woodburning stove
      Woodburning stove
    • WiFi
    • Cot available
      Cot available
    • Bed lin included
      Bed lin included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Coastal within 1 mile
      Coastal within 1 mile
    • Coastal within 3 miles
      Coastal within 3 miles
    • Coastal within 5 miles
      Coastal within 5 miles
    • 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 "Dating from 1863 this traditional sail-makers cottage lies just 100 yards from the seafront in Portessie.\nGround Floor\n\n\nLiving room\n With wood burner Freeview TV and CD player.\n\nLivingdining room.\n\nLow door and step to...\n\nKitchen\n With gas cooker microwave fridgefreezer dishwasher and washing machine.\n\nBathroom\n With bath and toilet.\n\nFirst Floor\n\n\nBedroom 1 \nWith double bed sloping ceiling and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet Jack and Jill with bedroom 2.\n\nBedroom 2 \nWith twin beds and sloping ceiling.Gas central heating gas electricity bed linen and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot. Welcome pack. Decked area. Private parking for 1 car additional on road parking. Please note There are 9 steps to the decked area.Just 100 yards from the seafront in Portessie and an additional 200 yards to the sandy beach dating from 1863 this traditional detached sail-makers cottage enjoys sea views from the bedrooms and the decked area and views of Seal Island from the twin bedroom. Comfortable and cosy it is situated just a short stroll from the harbour and beach with rock pools. With attention to detail the kitchen and downstairs bathroom have been renovated to a good standard and the property benefits from the downstairs windows having shutters. You will receive a refreshment welcome pack upon arrival and not forgetting your four-legged friends too they will also have a doggy welcome pack waiting. This coastline’s stunning scenery charming fishing villages and picturesque harbours invite exploration and at Buckie harbour there are local boat trips offering a chance to spot dolphins whales or seals. Ideally located to reach the many golf courses dotted around the area. Just 5 minutes’ walk behind the cottage lies miles of disused railway line which has now been converted for cycling and dog walking adventures. There is on-site parking for 1 car and additional on road parking on the seafront with no restrictions. The world famous Whisky and Castle trails are nearby. Shop and restaurant 500 yards pub 350 yards. " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/587/840/587064.jpg 27787

    Boatman’s Cottage reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.0 out of 10 – based on 5 reviews

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    out of 10

    Very comfortable cottage. Nice walks along sea front and old railway line. Cottage very well equipped beds really comfy



    out of 10

    Really enjoyed our weeks stay in August. The cottage itself has everything you need and is in a great location for exploring the coast. When we booked this, we thought it would be an ideal location to relax with having amenities close by! It could have been but we’ve not been to the area before and found there was so much to do nearby! The kids, the dog and us parents really enjoyed the stay. Nothing better than taking the dog on an early morning walk on the beach and coming back into a cosy cottage and a cooked breakfast!



    out of 10

    Brilliant base to explore Scotland. The cottage was spotless and had everything and more ! The furnishing was high end and the cottage worked perfectly for a family of 4 and a dog. The local pub was a great find and we had a friendly welcome.



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