Lockable storage area for cycles, fishing tackle, skis etc
Mallard is a tastefully decorated 3 bedroom cottage that has been renovated and re-decorated for 2021. It provides warm and comfortable accommodation for up to 6 adults in 3 bedrooms. It is ideal for families and small parties. There is a large private secure garden with direct private access to the extensive woodland paths around Boat of Garten. Gaze up at the stars during summer nights or cosy up around the fire pit during the winter months.
Mallard is surrounded by beautiful scenery and an abundance of wildlife. It is the perfect peaceful retreat. Boat of Garten village, with restaurants, cafés and shops, is a short walk down Kinchurdy Road, which is part of the Speyside Way. It is ideal for those who want to explore the woods and surrounding area on foot or by bike. You can also enjoy fishing, golf, birdwatching and a host of winter sports when the weather is right.
Village centre only 700 yards away with the popular 1896 Art Gallery, hotel and restaurant, Anderson's restaurant, and well stocked Post Office / general store. Steam Train with atmospheric rides to neighbouring villages and specials such as Santa Express and the Christmas Dining carriage.
Mallard has a large comfortable kitchen/dining area. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you might need, including a nespresso coffee machine, sonos sound system and Emma Bridgewater crockery. There is a washing machine and tumble dryer. The sitting room provides ample and comfortable seating with a new Aga woodburning stove, flat screen television, BT box and Apple TV with a library of over 120 films.has 2 double bedrooms, one with an ensuite shower room, and 1 twin bedroom. There is a further bathroom with bath and shower. The exquisite location on Kinchurdy Road makes this the perfect Highland get away. The cottage is set in spacious grounds, with a gate giving direct access to the woodland walkways of Boat of Garten. In the garage you will find a football table and plenty of storage for bikes. Mallard is pet friendly.
The property is approximately 6 miles from the skiing capital of Scotland, Aviemore, 9 miles from Grantown and around 29 miles from Inverness.