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68,Girnock Cottage, Crathie, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Accessible Wheelchair Friendly Accommodation

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Board Basis: Self Catering
Email -
Phone:013397 42100

Wheel In Shower
Grab Rails
Equipment Hire
Electric Bed
Tracking Hoist
Private Garden
Pet Friendly
Sleeps 2-4
2 Bedrooms

Girnock cottage is situated on the edge of Balmoral Estate in Royal Deeside which lies at the heart of the Cairngorms National Park.

  • Level entry access
  • All on ground floor
  • Wet room with grab rails
  • Shower chair
  • Clos-o-mat toilet – left side transfer
  • Height-adjustable washbasin
  • Tracking hoist in bathroom and main bedroom
  • Profiling bed
  • Pressure relieving mattress.
  • Rise and recline armchair

    This 2-bedroom cottage can accommodate up to 4 guests. There is an open plan kitchen-dining-living room with TV/DVD and patio doors. The kitchen includes an induction hob, fridge, oven, microwave and is fully stocked with crockery, cutlery, and cookware. The main accessible bedroom has twin beds (one electric height adjustable bed) with ceiling track hoist, there is also a TV in this bedroom. The second bedroom also has twin beds and both bedrooms have views over the River Dee. There is a wet room which has a clos-o-mat toilet, height-adjustable washbasin, ceiling track hoist and clinical waste. This cottage opens out onto a riverside patio with views across to Balmoral Estate.

    Laundry Room
  • washers and dryers, iron and board, spare freezer capacity, spare bedding, towels etc and access to a variety of additional kitchen utensils.
    Garden Room
  • This is a common room where you can meet with other guests staying at The Manse Courtyard. It has an extensive games store, DVD, and cd library as well as tea and coffee making facilities.
    Riverside BBQ and Accessible Playground
  • There is a riverside patio with BBQ alongside the children’s accessible playground which includes swings, see-saw, chute, and accessible walkway between the trees.
    Log Cabin
  • This is an indoor/outdoor play area where we store outdoor games, basketball etc. There’s also an indoor sandpit and toys including a mini-kitchen, art and craft materials, puzzle books and games. We also keep lots of information about the Cairngorms National Park here and the wildlife and nature you might see while you’re here.

    Food and Drink
    There are two local cafes within walking distance serving high quality home-cooked fare including delicious home-baking. The nearest pubs and restaurants can be found in Braemar and Ballater which are both approx. 7.5 miles from Crathie.

    Suitable For
    Anyone looking for a holiday that will suit the whole family - chill out, peace and quiet, relax and enjoy nature and lots more!

    We have a wide variety of mobility equipment available to borrow at no extra cost. Please get in touch to discuss your requirements because these items must be arranged at time of booking.

  • Mobile hoist
  • Stand-aid
  • Repose pressure relief mattress
  • Bed lever/grab rail
  • Monkey pole
  • Clinical waste
  • Sea-horse shower chair
  • Self-propelled shower chair
  • Carer-propelled shower chair
  • Reclining shower chair
  • Static commode
  • Rollz motion walker
  • Manual wheelchair
  • Roto-stand/Sam Hall turner
  • Zimmer frame
  • Perching stool
  • Vibrating alarm system for hearing impaired guests

    Call 013397 42100

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