Belvedere is a traditional detached holiday cottage situated on the sea front at the quiet western end of Whitehills, near Banff.
The cottage commands an uninterupted view along the shoreline to the harbour, now converted into a marina. Just beyond the harbour lies a well equipped play park with a little shop nearby which ideally suits youngsters and the get away from it all family who just want to sit and relax!
The area is ideal for sea-view walks, cycling, golfing, sea and river fishing and sightseeing generally speaking. Something for everyone.
Within approximately three (3) miles to the east lies the historic county town of Banff. If you care to you can visit the magnificent Willam Adam Mansion - Duff House now converted into a country house gallery. The Duff House Golf Club is close by.
Over the Banff bridge lies Macduff with it's fishing boat harbour, the Royal Tarlair Golf Club and the towns aquarium which, by all accounts, is well worth a visit. All those attractions and more, just ten (10) minutes away from Banff!
In the opposite direction lies Portsoy with it's marble factory and 17th century harbour. The harbour is now used by pleasure craft. The town and the harbour now quite famous for the annual Portsoy Festival which draws crowds from all over the world! Portsoy is within easy cycling distance from Whitehills and can be accessed via the labyrinth of back roads available to cyclists!
Those who wish to venture further afield...want to take in all the North East has to offer...can visit the many small coastal towns and villages within easy reach! Or take time out to visit, Aberdeen, Elgin, Inverness, castles and other attractions or take time out to visit the many distilleries nearby! (The whisky trail)
Should you decide to come holiday with us, you could find yourself well spoiled by our beautiful sunsets, clean beaches, ever changing coastal scenery, birds and wildlife! The Moray Firth Dolphins for example!
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RAC - Route PlannerBelvedere - 7 West End, Whithills, Banff, Aberdeenshire AB45 2NL(Self Catering Accommodation - Recommended by The Scottish Tourist Board)