West Gorton - Grantown On Spey

Code: WE21HI

Holiday property description

4 night Short Break special - only £75 per person*!

Stay 15th April for 4 nights at West Gorton and explore this fabulous part of Scotland or just relax and take in the lovely views from this property.  It's just perfect for a wee break away!

*pp price is based on 4 sharing total rate is only £299 ! Offer is bookable by phone only: 01556 50 40 30


A superbly located fully modernised traditional Shepherds cottage graded 3* by Visit Scotland well off the beaten track but only one and a half miles from the popular town of Grantown on Spey.   The cottage is set on its own in the foothills of the Cairngorms, with a private road running through woodland and over open moorland - the peace here is only disturbed by the grazing sheep. The cottage has been fully modernised with spacious family accommodation of open plan ground floor living room/dining room/kitchen with attractive hardwood flooring and the original stone walls, there is a superb log fire for the winter months. 

The cottage has been fully modernised with spacious family accommodation of open plan ground floor living room/dining room/kitchen with attractive hardwood flooring and the original stone walls, there is a superb log fire for the winter months. 

The cottage has wonderful views over the adjoining Cairngorm Mountains and down the Spey Valley.   Some visitors are quite happy to stay at the house just watching the changing lights and colours over the surrounding countryside rather than travelling to the many superb places of interest in the local area. 

The cottage has easy access to easy riverside walks in Grantown on Spey or alternatively more arduous walks are available directly from the cottage itself.   Grantown on Spey has a unique fourteen hole par three golf course at the Craggan Centre and one free round is available for visitors to the cottage.   The Craggan Outdoor Centre also provides opportunities for such things as archery, abseiling, high ropes, kayaking, mini quads and mountain bike hire.   Water rafting is available closer to Forres at Relugus with Ace Adventure. 

Grantown on Spey is a superb location for exploring the Highlands and Whisky Trails together with the Cairngorm Mountains.   There is even easy access to the Moray Firth with its superb beaches.   West Gorton truly provides a superb location with which to discover Scotland and enjoy scenery heritage and warm welcome.     

Post Code: PH26 3NG   

West Gorton is let Saturday - Saturday. Short breaks are welcome outside peak periods.

Security  Deposit £150 

Guest Comments: 

After searching for a secluded cottage in the Scottish highlands for some time, we were not disappointed on arrival at West Gorton. This remote isolated cottage overlooking the Cairngorms was a truly remarkable find. The facilities were very good with the inclusion of ready chopped logs so we could make a much needed fire (the weather was awful). The wild life around the cottage is amazing, at this time of year we were lucky enough to be completely surrounded by new lambs which was delightful, rabbits were plentiful, pheasants were also abundant and it was amusing watching their antics and one day we even came across a deer on the track to the cottage to name but a few. Mr H, May 2015
Accommodation for 4 on two floors: Ground Floor - Open plan sitting / dining Kitchen, utility, Shower room & seperate WC. First Floor - Double bedroom, Twin bedroom and Bathroom with WC.

Services:  Bed Linen and towels * Oil central heating * Open Fire - fuel provided * Electric cooker and microwave * Fridge * Small Freezer * Washing machine* TV with DVD player* CD player * Mobile reception * High Chair and Cot on request * Internet access is available via PAYG Dongle* Enclosed garden with furniture and BBQ * Ample parking * Dogs by prior arrangement only * Shops and eating out 2.5 miles * No Smoking *  

EXTRAS:  £20 per dog per week. 

PLEASE NOTE: During winter in snowy conditions access to the cottage is restricted, and a 4 wheel drive vehicle may be required. 


How to find us

West Gorton
Grantown On Spey
PH26 3NG

West Gorton - Grantown On Spey

Code: WE21HI

Please note that the above map is used to indicate the general location of the holiday property. As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

External Features

Sea View

Water view

Walk to Pub

Walk to Shops

Mountain View

Beach walk




Bicycle Storage



Garden Furniture

Garden Enclosed



Wheelchair Access

Internal Features

Open fire


High Chair


CD Player

DVD Player

Colour TV






Wash Machine

Bed Linen Cost Incl

Heating Cost Incl

Tumble Dryer

Sky TV



Sofa Beds 0

Single Beds 2

Double Beds 1

Showers 1

Bathrooms 1



West Gorton Reviews

5 star review

Cottage was well maintained had every thing that we required
was warm and cosy
It is a lovely wilderness cottage and it is great to hear that you had a wonderful holiday
7 months ago
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4 star review

Good location, facilities. Local area great .
Property needs some led bulbs
Thanks for the wonderful review, it is a super wilderness cottage.  We will suggest the LEDs to the owner.
Mrs Smith
8 months ago
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4 star review

Much improved since our last stay at Wester Gorton - especially the super shower! Only (minor) downside this year was an unidentified, unpleasant, smell in the kitchen area between the refridgerator and the sink.
Thank you for taking time to leave your review and the owner will be pleased to hear that the changes meet with approval.  They will be investigating the smell as they had not noticed it themselves.
Mr Eade, warminster
9 months ago
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5 star review

one fault nowhere to sit outside as house in a windy spot but otherwise a lovely spot
Thanks for the 5* review, we will see if a wind break can be provided
Mr Kennedy
10 months ago
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