Low deposit only £25

1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
5. The difference between the £25 low  deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 10 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately.
6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

Cowrie Cottage

Portknockie, Banffshire


Property Reference: CC511091
  • Sleeps6
  • Pets 2
  • Bedrooms3
  • Grade0 Star rating

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Availability & Price

Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

 
Available start days
Unavailable days

2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
Looking to leave tonight, or arrive on a different day?
Call us on 0845 268 0760.

Property Features

  • Bike StoreBike Store
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • StairgateStairgate
  • WifiWifi
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Cowrie Cottage is a pretty, traditional stone fisherman’s cottage situated just a few steps from beaches of Portknockie. The cottage takes its name from the cowrie shell, which is avidly searched for and can be found on the nearby shoreline. Cowries have been valued for centuries in many parts of the world. In China and Africa they were used as currency (the Chinese character for money is a cowrie shaped shell) and these marine gastropods are still sought by collectors today. There is a collection of these tiny, ribbed shells left in the cottage and visitors are welcome to add to the collection (or take their finds home as a unique memento!). The caring owners have upgraded and refurbished this lovely cottage over the years and it now provides a high standard of accommodation, whilst retaining many attractive original features, including stripped pine doors. With sleeping accommodation for 6 people, together with two lounges and a separate dining room, it offers an ideal holiday for a larger family or combined holiday.

Ground Floor: Property has gas central heating, full double glazing and fitted carpets and comprises:
Entrance Hall: With hanging space for coats and stairs to first floor
Lounge: With feature electric fire, free view TV/DVD and radio/CD
Dining Room: With dining table and chairs for six.
Kitchen: With electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and telephone for incoming and emergency calls
Bedroom 1: With double bed (limited access to one side) and large fitted wardrobe.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC, wash basin and shaver point
Rear Hall: With pantry, freezer and access to outside.

First Floor: Bedroom 2: With king size bed and sea views
Bedroom 3: With two 3ft beds and sea views.
Small Second Lounge: With free view TV and DVD and full length window to rear.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, W.C. and hand basin.
 

All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot, high chair and stair gates available on request. Wi-fi availableVery small and enclosed courtyard with furniture. Adjoining garage for storage of bicycles, canoes etc. Off road parking for 1 car.

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