Sitting just outside of Peterculter on the beautiful banks of the River Dee is this zero carbon cottage, Boat House. Sleeping up to nine guests in five bedrooms, it makes a spectacular choice for a family escape to Aberdeenshire.
Find a contemporary kitchen/diner with plenty of space for preparing homemade meals with a table at its centre for the little ones to keep you company. There’s also a dining area with an open fire for all to get together and take in the astounding views from the surrounding windows whilst raising a glass to a wonderful retreat.
The snug also boasts its own open fire, making a lovely spot to unwind with a book, or cosy up together in the sitting room for a family film night around the woodburning stove.
On the ground floor you can also find a convenient cloakroom, a wet room, and a sauna, perfect for relaxing and rejuvenating after a day spent exploring.
Find the five bedrooms on the first floor made up of two king-size rooms, a twin with a balcony and en-suite double shower room, a twin with an en-suite walk-in shower room, and a final single, providing the perfect layout for a variety of group needs. There’s also a family bathroom on this floor.
Make the most of the beautiful views over the River Dee each morning before heading out to explore your surroundings. Sitting just along the North Deeside, the cottage benefits from being within easy reach of a selection of shops for any last-minute breakfast ingredients, while Milltimber and Cults offer plenty of restaurants to indulge in including fine dining at the Marcliffe Hotel and Spa.
Be sure to explore the many wonders of Aberdeen too where you’ll discover plenty of amenities and attractions all-year-round, as well as the Old Town being a particular marvel.
In close reach of a plethora of both coastal and countryside attractions, Boat House is perfectly placed for a fun-filled escape to Aberdeenshire.