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Newton of Fothringham Farm lies only 2 miles off the A90 between Dundee and Forfar in the scenic Angus countryside. The magical Glamis Castle and the Angus Glens are a short distance away as well as several famous championship golf courses, including Carnoustie.
The Farmhouse is part of a large mixed family farm which guests are actively encouraged to explore and enjoy. A nature trail is available and there are many opportunities to see the varied animals. This warm and friendly property offers a large ground floor bedroom with ensuite shower which can sleep up to four guests as single, double, twin or family occupancy with 1 double bed and 1 double sofa bed. Decorated in a relaxed country style, the room affords panoramic views across the farm towards Carrot hill to the South. Amenities include Scottish handmade organic toiletries, blackout blinds, TV, DVD, radio alarm clock, ipod dock, ironing facilities, hairdryer, trouser press and comfortable seating. Pets are welcome by prior arrangement. The farm also has a 3-bedroom cottage which is sometimes available for larger groups on a bed & breakfast basis.
A 'Taste of Angus Breakfast' is served in the farmhouse dining room with eggs from the farm and meat from local suppliers. Taste Our Best award. If you don't wish to eat out in the evening, a fridge and microwave are available in the dining room for guest use.
Your hosts won the Scottish Thistle Award in 2018/19 for the Most Hospitable B&B in the whole of Scotland, after winning the same category in 2016/17 for the Central, Fife and Tayside Region.
Newton Farm is ideal for lovers of the countryside wishing to experience life on an authentic working farm. For a unique experience, enjoy an award-winning tour of the farm with the family and learn about their daily lives and those of the animals, or, try the Alpaca Walking Experience. Lucy, the micropig welcomes attention or meet Leila, Leona, Lantern, Luxury, Dotty, Claire, Squeak and Squirm some of our mischievous goats. You may even be lucky and see a newborn lamb, kid or calf and maybe enjoy the magical experience of feeding the lambs. These farm tours were named the Best Outdoor/ Adventure Experience in the 2018/19 Scottish Thistle Awards for the Central, Fife and Tayside Region.
The position close to the A90 makes this B&B perfect for touring the Angus Glens and surrounding coastline. The City of Dundee with its many museums is only 7 miles away. Glamis Castle 8 miles. Montrose 8 miles. Carnoustie 8 miles. Just 30 minutes from St Andrews and Perth.