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South Lodge, cosy cottage in the Castle grounds

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South Lodge, cosy cottage in the Castle grounds

Entire cottage
4 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great location
90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
12 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Nicola is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

South Lodge is set on the peaceful private House of Schivas Estate. The Castle is visible from the cottage and guests to South Lodge can enjoy the extensive grounds, walled garden and use the indoor private heated swimming pool just a few minutes walk up the drive way. The pool sits at over 30 degrees and is 12m long x 6m wide. Ideally situated for Ellon, Inverurie, the Banff and Moray coast and Aberdeen. There are a wealth of beaches, whisky distilleries, Castles and museums to enjoy!


Free parking on premises
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds


39 Reviews

Leana User Profile
June 2019
We had a great stay. Walking on the castle grounds was lovely. Would stay again.
Neile User Profile
August 2019
A really cute cottage on a private estate with access to an indoor large private pool. Nicalo is very helpful and responsive. The location is remote but perfect to explore the whisky country and just enjoy peace and quiet. Don't miss long walks in the Haddo Estate, marvelous…
Susithra User Profile
August 2019
Lovely cottage with heated pool and lovely views.
Joel User Profile
August 2019
Amazing home Nicola is a super host I felt so welcome and at home I cannot wait to come back again I recommend this place for a truly relaxing stay. The pool was absolutely sensational and the whole place really is in the most beautiful setting ever! I will definitely return!
Shona User Profile
August 2019
Great cottage with use of a lovely pool in the beautiful Aberdeenshire countryside.
Christine User Profile
August 2019
We had a fantastic week at South Lodge, it is a lovely location. The cottage is clean, comfortable and well equipped. It was a real treat having the pool, we used it everyday. Also the castle grounds are stunning. There are so many things to see and do in the area too and along…
Clare User Profile
August 2019
Wonderful cosy cottage with beautiful castle grounds to relax in & a pool that we seemed to have all to ourselves. Very remote though so make sure you have a car.

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Methlick, United KingdomJoined in March 2018
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71 Reviews
Nicola is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3PM - 7PM
Checkout: 10AM
3PM - 7PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed