About the cottage


Originally built as the wash-house to the “Drovers Inn” at Heugh-head. Semeil cottage has been modernised and enlarged to provide self-catering accommodation.

Set amongst open fields amidst a 1 acre garden the sheltered patio provides for a perfect sun trap sun and breathtaking views. Accommodation comprises a spacious open plan sitting/kitchen/dining area with a wood burning stove; master bedroom with a double bed and built-in cupboards; large second bedroom with two sets of bunk beds. There is a bathroom with shower over bath.

Strathdon is situated 1000 feet up in the foothills of the Cairngorm Mountains within the Cairngorms National Park. Visitors can enjoy National Trust Properties, gardens, local fishing, walking, mountain biking and wildlife. Visitors will find the whisky trail, Royal Deeside, Speyside, Findhorn Bay and the coast all within easy access. Nearby castle and hotel, river for fishing within a few hundred yards.


•  Short breaks accepted

•  Sleeps 6

•  Children welcome

•  Pets welcome

  1. Low season £250 p.w.

  2. High Season £350 p.w.

  3. Fri or Sat changeover

  4. No smokers


Open plan living area


Double bedroom

Bedroom 2 with 4 bunks

Bathroom with bath and shower over

Bed linen & towels not provided (unless requested)

wood burning stove
(logs provided)

heating throughout
baby/toddler cot


washing machine

CD player/radio


patio with picnic table
large garden (with swings)
bike trails
walks & fishing nearby

gas BBQ

Note: no TV or phone

Local Amenities

Mini-market 2 miles

Post-office 2 miles

Local pub (inc. bar meals) 1 mile

Numerous restaurants within a short drive