Banchory holiday apartment rental with internet access, golf and walking and TV

The Pine Cone near Banchory -the ultimate retreat

from £65 /night help Price for guests, Nights


7 reviews

from £65 /night help Price for guests, Nights

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Excludes fees (if applicable). Enter your dates to see the total cost.

The Pine Cone in summer

Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2 Home 1222643

Need more information about booking Home 1222643 ?

Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

The Pine Cone at Pine Lodge is a stylish self contained self catering

annexe to the Pine Lodge situated in a rural hamlet just outside Banchory in Royal Deeside Scotland.With its ensuite shower room and double bedroom ,vaulted sitting room and bijou kitchen area it is ideal for a couple ( and one dog!) .It is the perfect place to find peace and quiet,rest,relaxation and restoration. With the Deeside Walking Way merely 80 paces from the Pine Cone and the River Dee 5 minutes away it provides miles of forest and riverside walks suitable for the keen walker or cyclist.It is very near some of the famous River Dee fishing beats and with storage facilities for rods etc it is an ideal place to stay for the visiting fisherman.

The Pine Cone is surrounded by silver birches which sway in the breeze and there is a summerhouse in the garden to relax in and a tree house in woods belonging to the Pine Cone where one can listen to music and enjoy a coffee at altitude! Evening suppers under the tree house on warm evenings are a real treat.

It is ideally situated to visit nearby castles including Balmoral,distilleries,Stonehaven Harbour boat trips and standing stones.The European oil capital Aberdeen is 16 miles away with its wonderful St Machars Cathedral and Kings College in Old Aberdeen. The Feugh Bridge salmon leap is 2 minutes from the Pine Lodge .

There are at least 6 golf courses within a 20 minute drive and the local course at Banchory although just short of 6000 yards is a testing par 67. Royal Aberdeen and the Trump International courses are a 45 minute drive away.

For the serious climber there are several Munros within a 45 minute drive but there are less challenging hills nearby.

Good restaurants and coffees are within easy reach -some within walking distance of the Pine Cone.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites
Nearest beach Aberdeen 25 km
Will consider House swap
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Aberdeen airport 30 km, Nearest railway: Stonehaven 30 km
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Furniture Double Beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private garden
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Wheelchair users

The Aberdeenshire region

Auchattie is a 5 minute drive / 15 minute walk to Banchory which is a vibrant town in Royal Deeside .

The River Dee meanders over 66 miles from its source in the hills above Braemar to the North Sea at Aberdeen . The river is surrounded by superb forests and overlooked by impressive mountains and hills in what is one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert so loved the area in the19th century that they had Balmoral Castle built and it is one of several impressive castles in the area .Members of the Royal Family stay there on a regular basis. Royal Deeside offers the opportunity to walk or cycle over miles of forest tracks or by the River Dee or climb hills mountains or ski in the winter at nearby ski slopes. There are some wonderful and testing Golf Courses, great fishing on the River Dee or at local trout fisheries. Several Distilleries offer the opportunity to learn how whisky is made and also to taste a wee dram! There are many restaurants and hotels serving good food very often with local produce. Aberdeen is only 15 miles away and offers the excitement of a vibrant busy harbour. Dolphins can be seen at the breakwater. The quieter Old Aberdeen with its 500 year old St Machar Cathedral and Kings College Chapel is a good place to visit. In summer many of the Deeside villages have their own Highland Games and Agricultural Shows . The famous Braemar Gathering is held on the first Saturday in September when members of the Royal family attend.

Build your perfect trip, with Holiday Lettings & TripAdvisor

Real opinions, real reviews

Genuine guest feedback from 100,000+ reviews

Quick response times

Know where you're staying within 24 hours

Safe, simple, secure

When you pay online with PayPal or by credit/debit card

Book with confidence

Pay online to be covered by Payment Protection

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Excellent 5/5

7 reviews Excellent 5/5

Help other travellers decide where to stay

Add your voice to the conversation about this holiday home and your review will appear on TripAdvisor too.

Write a review

Review 1-7 of 7
Review 1-7 of 7

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Check price and book
Your dates are available

Book your stay

Enter dates for more accurate prices

2 Nights min stay

Sleeps 2

    from £65 /night help

    Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Excludes fees (if applicable). Enter your dates to see the total cost.



    Enter dates to see your price

    Owner fees cover things like cleaning. Click Book now to review a full breakdown of the cost before making your payment.

    Payment Protection This home can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank transfer)

    Pay online via Holiday Lettings with your credit/debit card or your PayPal account to be covered by Payment Protection

    Contact the owner

    Email the owner

      By sending this email you agree to our terms of use and privacy policy.

      Payment Protection This home can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank transfer)

      Pay online via Holiday Lettings with your credit/debit card or your PayPal account to be covered by Payment Protection

      You're booking with

      Bill F.

      90% Response rate

      Calendar updated:20 Jan 2016

      Based in United Kingdom

      Languages spoken
      • English

      Payment accepted

      Credit cards accepted

      Also consider

      Scottish Highlands 1,343 properties
      Edinburgh 966 properties
      Argyll and Bute 751 properties
      Fife 545 properties
      Dumfries and Galloway 501 properties
      Perth and Kinross 493 properties
      Borders 350 properties
      Aberdeenshire 294 properties
      Glasgow 244 properties
      Moray 198 properties
      East Lothian 114 properties
      Angus 64 properties
      Orkney Islands 57 properties
      Midlothian 46 properties
      Isle of Arran 43 properties
      Falkirk District 23 properties
      Dundee 23 properties
      North Lanarkshire 20 properties
      Clackmannanshire 19 properties
      Inverclyde 11 properties

      Start a new search

      Don’t let an old browser slow down your holiday

      Your browser is out of date and might not work well with our website. Download the latest version to speed up your hunt for the perfect holiday home.

      Just click on the icons to get to the download page