Skylark's Rest: Retreat to a coastal haven


Entire rental unit hosted by Cat

  1. 4 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 2 beds
  4. 1 bath
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You’ll have the apartment to yourself.
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Come and take advantage of our little coastal hideaway, and enjoy a stay in a traditional working Scottish fishing village. We’ll have everything ready for you in our ground floor apartment, all of which is yours during your stay.

Gourdon is a peaceful and friendly village, with a shop, pub and fantastic fish restaurant, as well as glorious coastal walks. Venturing out, Gourdon is the perfect base to explore the coasts and mountains, history, castles, food and culture of Aberdeenshire.

The space
- A UK King sized bed, and Double sized sofa bed in the living room
- Fully equipped kitchen (except dishwasher!)
- Speedy Wifi
- Bed linen and towels included
- Shower and bath
- TVs in the living room and bedroom with Amazon Fire sticks for TV and movies (inc Netflix)
- Access to a small garden area
- Storage shed for anything you need to store
- Two bicycles to explore the area on (by prior arrangement)
- Washing machine, drying rack and outside drying green
- Detailed guide to local events, attractions, activities and facilities
- High chair, travel cot or bed guard and child’s toys available on request
- Ample on-street parking, normally available directly in front of the apartment
- Dogs very welcome (please let us know they're coming)
- Easy access for disabled guests

Where you'll sleep

1 queen bed
Living room
1 sofa bed

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
Pack ’n play/Travel crib

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4.89 out of 5 stars from 112 reviews


Where you’ll be

Gourdon, Scotland, United Kingdom

This is a very safe and friendly village and we're in a quiet street just a minute or two from all of the village's amenities.

Hosted by Cat

  1. Joined in January 2016
  • 112 Reviews
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  • Superhost
My husband Doug, our two young girls and I look forward to welcoming you at our little hideaway from the world! We both moved to Aberdeenshire for the love of the outdoor lifestyle, the scenery, the food and the people and we think you'll love all of that and more here too.
My husband Doug, our two young girls and I look forward to welcoming you at our little hideaway from the world! We both moved to Aberdeenshire for the love of the outdoor lifestyle…

During your stay

Self-entry is by a key in a lock box at the front door, to suit whenever you come and go. We live in a nearby village so don’t hesitate to contact us for anything we can help you with!

Cat is a Superhost

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  • Languages: English, Español
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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