The town of Banchory is located approximately 20 miles west of Aberdeen adjacent to the magnificent River Dee offering diverse attractions and activities. Crathes Castle & Gardens (9 miles) beckon with its rich history offering a glimpse into Scotland s past. For an equine adventure explore Belwade Farm World Horse Welfare (10 miles) where you can interact with majestic horses and learn about their care. Thrill-seekers can head to Deeside Activity Park (10 miles) for adrenaline-pumping experiences while nature enthusiasts can marvel at the breathtaking Falls of Feugh. The regal charm of Royal Deeside adds a touch of elegance to your holiday. For those seeking tranquillity Mill of Strachan Trout Fishery (1 mile) offers serene fishing experiences. Scolty Hill (4 miles) provides panoramic views perfect for a leisurely hike. Immerse yourself in the beauty and variety of Strachan Banchory where every corner unveils a new adventure during your unforgettable holiday. This cosy country lodge is nestled in the small hamlet of Strachan just a few miles southwest of Banchory. At this country lodge you ll be greeted by a spacious and open-plan lounge kitchen and dining area. The lounge is a haven for relaxation where you can unwind while enjoying a movie or catching up on your favourite TV programme. On cooler evenings cozy up in front of an elegant electric fire creating the perfect ambiance after a day of exploring the beautiful surroundings. The well-equipped kitchen is a chef s delight while the stylish dining area provides an ideal setting to enjoy meals with family and friends all while admiring the lovely views. There are three bedrooms in this deceptively spacious lodge furnished with the master bedroom featuring a double-size bed and an en-suite shower with WC. A further two twin bedrooms are located across the hallway with a separate large and spacious wet room shower and WC. The kitchen has a washing machine with drying area in the patio. Heading outside you will step on to the spacious enclosed patio where you will find your private hot tub to relax. Enjoy al fresco dining with a seating area where you can enjoy your morning coffee or early evening glass of wine. There is ample parking for two cars. Need to know: 3 bedrooms 1 double and 2 twin rooms. 2 bathrooms 1 fully accessible wet room shower and WC, 1 en suite shower room and WC. Gas hob and electric range oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. Highchair and travel cot available on request. TV with Freeview. Enclosed decking area with sunken hot tub. Private holiday park setting. Parking for 2 cars. Shops, cafes and pub within 4 miles. 2 dog allowed. Dogs are charged at 20 each per full or part week.