The Laundry

The Laundry is beautifully positioned on a high bank above the Lake, with views of the Castle gardens across the water.  It was built about 1850, as a working laundry serving Druminnor House.  It was used by the Grants of Druminnor as a winter residence from the 1930s and was comprehensively renovated in 2010 as a holiday house, accommodating up to 6 guests. 



  • Ground floor - sitting room (wood-burning stove), kitchen/dining room, small sitting room (open log fire), cloakroom (with shower & WC).
  • First floor - 2 bedrooms (double & twin), bathroom and shower room. i.e. up to 4 guests.  If required, the small sitting room downstairs can be adapted for two more guests, making total 6.  
  • Facilities: all usual kitchen facilities (incl. oven, hob, microwave), clothes washer/drier, dishwasher, iron & board, [etc etc], books, local maps, games, DVD player, BBQ, garden seats and table.
  • Provided: all bedding, towels, soap, loo paper, cleaning materials etc. 
  • Communications: [land phone, Sky TV, broadband WiFi].  Please note: mobile reception inside the house is poor. 
  • Heating is oil-fired (radiators), supplemented by the log-burning fire and stove in the reception rooms.  A supply of logs will be provided, and replenished on request.  Logs will be charged for as consumed.   
  • Electricity is metered and will be charged for by unit consumed during the period of occupation. 
  • Water: the tap water comes from a spring on the former estate and supplies 18 houses.  It is frequently tested and is significantly purer than mains water.  It has a low ph value (acid).  


To make a reservation please send us a request with (a) the property you wish to take and (b) your preferred dates, either by

  • phone - 01464 861248
  • email:
  • or post - Administrator, Druminnor, Rhynie, Huntly, Aberdeenshire AB544LX.

We will confirm the reservation on receipt of your enquiry.

The reservation will become a firm booking when we receive your deposit.