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Six stunning rooms available for let in Banff, Aberdeenshire
When arriving in Banff, you could be forgiven for thinking you have stepped into a miniature Edinburgh. Fine examples of Georgian architecture have attracted visitors to this area for centuries, from the Scots poet Robert Burns to, more recently, actor Timothy Spall, star of the Harry Potter films.
Highlights which give a nod to the town’s historic heyday include Banff Castle – its distinctive yellow façade is instantly recognisable when entering the town across the salmon-
Duff House, a grand mansion built in 1740 by William Adam is not to be missed. Now home to a permanent collection of art from the National Galleries of Scotland, during its lifetime it has been everything from a hotel to a prisoner of war camp.
Although the town, granted its charter by Robert the Bruce in 1324, has latterly been dependent on fishing, it was once a great centre of trade and was home to manufacturers, weavers and silvermakers. You can still to see some examples of their work at the Banff Museum.
Josies House is ideally located and within easy walking distance to local amenities, bus route on doorstep. Chalmers Hospital across the road on Clunie Street. Primary & Secondary schools within walking distance.