Stay in this 17th-century manor for 37 guests, it makes a wonderful large group getaway that everyone will love.
Set in an enviable position just north of the Cairngorms and west of the Spey Valley, this romantic hideaway is surrounded by richly historic landscape. Built in the early 17th century, this has been a private family home since the 19th century, warmly welcoming guests to stay and celebrate special occasions. Surrounded by 3,000 acres of mature parkland, this grand property with its elegant facade and interiors, sleeps up to 37 people so it’s perfect for business events, family gatherings, and weddings with a picture-perfect backdrop. If your guests are flying in for your special occasion, then Inverness airport is in reach at 37 miles.
Step inside, where you’ll find ample social spaces for your large group to spread out and relax, from the cosy living rooms and ambient dining rooms to the ballrooms - perfect for evening dances. There’s traditional Scottish style throughout, in keeping with the period heritage, yet with contemporary touches from the warming wood burner and (partial) underfloor heating to the many en-suites.
Find a well-equipped kitchen and dining room on the ground floor, and the first ballroom for ceilidh hour.
On the first floor (West and South Wings), there’s a living room, a compact kitchen, a library, a drawing room, and a further ballroom with a dining table that’s perfect for your own private dinner/dance. In these wings, you’ll also find a family bathroom, two WC’s, two single bedrooms, and a super king-size bedroom with an en-suite. There’s also a king-size bedroom with an en-suite on a mezzanine level of the West Wing.
On the first floor (North and East Wings), there’s a sitting room, plus four super-king (zip-linked beds) with en-suites, and a single bedroom with an en-suite. There’s also a super-king (zip-linked bed) with an en-suite, and a twin bedroom with an en-suite on the first floor mezzanine of the East Wing.
Heading up to the second floor, there’s a fully accessible super king-size bedroom with a shower room and adjoining family room. There are two other super king-size bedrooms with en-suites (one is zip-and-link) on this floor.
On the third floor, there are three super king-size (zip-and-link) bedrooms with en-suites, a super king-size bedroom with an en-suite, a family bathroom, and a nursery room with two single beds.
Outside, there’s an enclosed patio area with a BBQ, a large walled garden with a fountain, and 15 acres of horse grazing (available by arrangement). As the house hosts weddings, there’s a marquee in the garden during peak season. Guests can enjoy the grounds and its parkland and bonnie gardens, abundant with rare and historic trees, beautiful flowers, flights of stone steps, a pretty bridge and wildlife. Private parking is available for guests and there’s a supermarket and bar in nearby Lhanbryde (3 miles), or further shops, eateries and amenities in Elgin (5.5 miles).
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.
Please note there is a refundable £500 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.