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Cullen, Moray
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Situated in the beautiful picturesque sea town of Cullen on the Moray Firth Coast, perfect to explore dramatic landscapes and long sandy beaches
  • Play a round of golf at the local golf course offering spectacular views of the coastline
  • Plenty opportunities for walking and cycling along coastal paths and forest trails, wildlife or fishing boat trips available from nearby McDuff
  • Look out for the resident Bottlenose dolphins and myriad of birdlife on the cliffs
Property code: 75703

One-of-two semi-detached period properties, a short stroll from a fine long sandy beach, a perfect holiday base for couples who want to relax or explore the Moray coastline, renowned for its magnificent scenery.

This traditional coastal cottage, situated in the picturesque seaside town of Cullen, is the perfect getaway for couples seeking a comfortable base from which to explore the Moray countryside and coastline. Stroll to the beautiful sandy beach for a sunset picnic or a paddle in the clear waters. Follow the coastal path to the glorious Sunnyside Beach and along to the imposing ruins of Findlater Castle. Sample some famous Cullen Skink in one of the town’s many welcoming eateries within walking distance of the cottage.

Located in a traditional residential terrace close to the Cullen viaduct, your cosy cottage is decorated in cool tones reflecting the seaside location of the property. Newly renovated in 2019, the interiors are bright and spacious with comfortable furniture and stylish accessories. Your private patio is perfect for al fresco meals as the seabirds call overhead.

Step through the front door into the spacious open-plan lounge/diner where the plump sofa invites you to sink into it, put your feet up and forget about the stresses and strains of modern life. Share tasty meals for two at the elegant dining table as you make plans for the next day’s activities. Your well-equipped kitchen has everything you need to make your stay a home from home and has access to the pretty rear patio garden. Freshen up in the contemporary bathroom before snuggling up in the restful double bedroom.

Heading outside, you will find a shared small south-facing patio garden where you can sit and enjoy an early evening glass of wine or light the BBQ for an al fresco meal. There is roadside parking, subject to availability, to the front of the property with extra parking on the square only a short walk away.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom - double
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment, microwave and Krups coffee machine
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Enclosed garden area
  • Roadside parking, subject to availability
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Beach, shops and pubs within walking distance
  • Complex of properties
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • BBQ available
  • Sleeps 2+2 (sofa bed accommodation 2 guests in lounge)

Located in the heart of the popular coastal town of Cullen, your period cottage is within walking distance of all local amenities. Browse the art galleries and antique shops for a unique memento of your stay, feast on locally-caught fish and chips sat on the harbour wall and enjoy a wee dram in one of the welcoming pubs. Climb up Castle Hill for panoramic views across the town and bay, explore the beautiful gardens at Cullen House and watch the bottlenose dolphins playing in the Moray Firth from the Three Kings Rocks.

The picturesque fishing village of Portsoy (5.5 miles) boasts a 17th-century harbour, vibrant local music scene and annual Scottish Boat Festival. Stroll the winding streets and pick up a piece of jewellery crafted from the famous Portsoy marble, some of which can be found in the Palace of Versailles. Make sure you sample some of the diverse flavours of ice cream in the well-regarded artisan parlour, with over 100 flavours on offer.

Take to the waters of the Moray Firth for a relaxing wildlife cruise. Set sail from Macduff Harbour (15 miles) in search of dolphins, seals and minke whales. Listen to the sounds of the mammals beneath the waves with the onboard underwater microphones. Spot puffins, razorbills and guillemots as you traverse the water. Once you disembark, why not visit the Macduff Marine Aquarium to encounter the sea creatures that live along the Moray Firth, including rays, dogfish and kelp?

Lisa Hogg

This property is personally managed by Lisa.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 4 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Bruce 20th September 2020

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Central, comfortably furnished and well equipped. Shops and restaurants all very close at hand.

Reviewed by Sandra 1st August 2020

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Cullen is a lovely fishing village, a nice peaceful place to relax with beautiful views over Cullen Bay. Our holiday cottage was well equipped, very comfortable and convenient for the local shops (especially theice cream shop). The nearby beach is very clean and never seemed busy or packed when the sun was shining. The owner of the cottage called uRead mores as we left home, to wish us a good holiday which was a nice touch. I would recommend Cullen and this cottage to friends and family Hide

Reviewed by Andrew 25th July 2020

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Downstairs part of a converted house in village centre. On main road.

Reviewed by Vivienne 6th September 2019

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Lovely comfortable and relaxing place to stay with easy access to all local amenities. Cosy living space with the fire on. The house has a lovely secluded garden area which is a sun trap.

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