From the East (Aberdeen):
Drive west towards Alford and follow signs for Tomintoul / Strathdon. Follow the A939 towards the Lecht ski centre. Once past the Luib Bridge over the River Dee follow the road for approximately 1/2 mile until you come across Cock Bridge. Turn right immediately before Cock Bridge and follow the track down towards the forest.
From the West (Aviemore / Grantown on Spey):
Follow the A95 east towards Grantown on Spey then the A939 towards Tomintoul. Stay on the A939 past the Lecht ski centre and down the steep hill towards Corgarff. Take the first left immediately after passing Cock Bridge and follow the track towards the forest.
The postcode for sat nav is AB36 8YP.
The nearest airport is Aberdeen Airport, approximately 48 miles away (a 1 hour and 15 minute car journey). There are a number of car rental companies at the airport and we do recommend booking online in advance to get the best rates.
Alternatively, Inverness Airport is approximately 53 miles away (a 1 hour 30 minute car journey). To hire a car from Inverness Airport we recommend booking in advance.
Airport taxis will take you to the Cottage and the rates should be around £80 to £100 from either Aberdeen Airport or Inverness Airport. For exploring the local area, local taxi services are available from J & E Gordon taxi services based in Strathdon (019756) 51228.