View towards this charming period cottage
Lovely lounge area
Enjoy cosy nights, in front of the roaring wood burner
Wonderful bespoke well-equipped kitchen
Relax and enjoy the spacious comfy sofas
Beautiful dining area with window seating
Light and bright master king-size bedroom
Relax and watch TV
Stylish shower room
Shower room detail
Enclosed garden with seating and bbq
Stunning Arbroath Harbour
Coastal walk from Arbroath to Auchmithie
1 / 13  View towards this charming period cottage
2 / 13  Lovely lounge area
3 / 13  Enjoy cosy nights, in front of the roaring wood burner
4 / 13  Wonderful bespoke well-equipped kitchen
5 / 13  Relax and enjoy the spacious comfy sofas
6 / 13  Beautiful dining area with window seating
7 / 13  Light and bright master king-size bedroom
8 / 13  Relax and watch TV
9 / 13  Stylish shower room
10 / 13  Shower room detail
11 / 13  Enclosed garden with seating and bbq
12 / 13  Stunning Arbroath Harbour
13 / 13  Coastal walk from Arbroath to Auchmithie

Hatton Lodge

Carnoustie (2.5mls NE), Angus
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance


  • Explore the Angus Glens and Cairngorms National Park, ideal for all outdoor pursuits
  • Charming, luxurious, detached cottage, perfect for a romantic retreat
  • Relax and enjoy cosy nights in front of the roaring wood burner
  • Within walking distance of the beautiful Angus coastline with splendid sandy beaches
  • Golfers can enjoy an array of courses close at hand, including Championship Carnoustie
  • Fruit farm and coffee shop with amazing home baking on your doorstep! (seasonal)
  • The new V&A is now open in nearby Dundee
Property code: 57077

Stylish period lodge located in a private position, within easy reach of the seashore. Enjoy cosy romantic nights, in front of the wood burner after a day out exploring the stunning local area.

Nestled in a peaceful setting within walking distance of the East Haven coastline, with splendid sandy beaches to explore. Only two miles from Carnoustie, famed for its championship golf course. Enjoy an array of water sports including windsurfing, canoeing and sailing in the towns large shallow bay. Within easy reach of the historic town of Arbroath, famed for the Arbroath Smokie, with its splendid abbey, historic harbour, long sandy beaches and stunning sandstone cliffs. The vibrant city of Dundee is close at hand, with its excellent shopping and leisure facilities. The immediate area is perfect for walking, cycling, mountain biking and hiking with wonderful coastal paths, woodland walks, country trails and the magnificent Angus Glens, all within easy reach.

Entering the charming, luxurious, single-storey detached lodge from the garden, step into the light, bright and spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The comfortable lounge area with wood burner, idea for cosy nights in, is also the perfect place to relax and enjoy your favourite TV program or perhaps watch a movie. The bespoke kitchen area is well-equipped with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, coffee machine and instant boiling water from the tap, so no need to wait for the kettle to boil. Enjoy a meal in the lovely dining area, taking in the splendid views over the front garden. Next you are met with the beautiful, spacious master double bedroom with TV, and wonderful views over the garden and surrounding countryside from the delightful window seat. Completing the accommodation is the stylish shower room with rain shower and WC.

Venturing outside, you will find the fully enclosed front garden with seating area. Ideal for al fresco dining and to enjoy the views over the beautiful countryside, perhaps with a good local ale or a nice glass of wine. There is also an abundance of wildlife and birds that visits the garden. There is ample off-road parking directly in front of the property.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom - double
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and coffee machine
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 medium dog or 2 small dogs welcome unless arranged by prior arrangement
  • Shops, restaurants and pubs 2 miles, beach within walking distance
  • TV in lounge and bedroom

Outdoor enthusiasts are spoilt for choice with the activities available near the cottage. The East Haven coastline (0.5 miles) offers scenic coastal walks and long sandy beaches for rock pooling and shoreline strolls. Stroll through the historic fishing village of East Haven admiring the award-winning flower displays and watching the fishermen haul in their catches. Follow the coast path to Carnoustie (3 miles) where you will find more than just golf on offer. Sailing, windsurfing and fishing are all available in the bay or dive into the clear waters for an invigorating swim.

Enjoy the scenic surroundings with a day spent at Monikie Country Park (7.5 miles). Take a leisurely stroll around the two former reservoirs or wander through the beautiful woodland and parkland. Hire a rowboat for a relaxing trip across the water or for something more active, why not try kayaking or dinghy-sailing? Test your head for heights on the High Ropes course or spot wetland birds at Denfind Bird Sanctuary within the park.

Lace up your walking boots for days spent hiking the Angus Glens where you will find heather-clad hills and an abundance of wildlife. Glen Clova (32 miles) is a hillwalker's delight, with routes for all abilities. Find the perfect picnic spot on a ramble to tranquil Loch Brandy or challenge yourself with a hike to the summit of Snub. Further afield, the mountain resort of Glenshee (51 miles) offers year-round activities. During the summer months, walk or mountain bike the rugged terrain and in the winter, spend the day skiing or snowboarding the many slopes and runs.

This property is personally managed by Lisa.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 33 guest ratings

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Reviewed by John 22nd November 2019

A delightful, comfortable cottage close to the coast. Well appointed, with an extensive range of modern fittings, including induction hobs and high-pressure shower. Well insulated, heated up quickly with just the wood burner fire.

Reviewed by Gaynor 8th November 2019

The lodge is in a perfect location for getting away from it all! The owners have ensured all your home comforts have been met. The late arrival meant we got to the lodge in the dark but found the warm welcome of heating, lights and a vase of flowers and great way to start our break. Provision for the dog was over and above expectation with all his Read moreneeds being provided for. The owners were always available if we needed them although they left us to it! We would highly recommend this place! Hide

Reviewed by Alison 12th October 2019

A lovely cottage - very comfortable and a lovely welcome pack when we arrived

Reviewed by Greg 30th September 2019

We booked a mon-Friday break in this cottage to explore the area Carnoustie,Arbroath and found it ideal. Very clean and very well equipped just bring yourself.great welcome pack for family and dogs. Only 1 bad thing ..I had got in a few beers and set myself up to watch football in evening on the iPad but at 3pm the WiFi stopped working I phones theRead more big house and was advised they would make payment and be back up and running within an hour..it never happened and no WiFi for rest of our stay Hide

Reviewed by Ellen 20th September 2019

A well appointed holiday home, one of the best we've been in. Trouble is there's not a lot to see within a reasonable driving distance. The beaches and coastline is the big attraction, unfortunately the weather didn't cooperate with us this time and we ended coming away early (only one day sooner), it was good the lodge was so comfortable while we Read morewere trapped in it with our dog. the weather was atrocious, Hide

Reviewed by Veronica 6th September 2019

Fantastic cottage in a great location, close to beaches and woods for walking dogs. Owners are very accommodating. With lots of wildlife on your doorstep we would definitely like to return.

Reviewed by Michelle 30th August 2019

This was just what we needed. Nice, quiet but with easy access to major roads. The owners are easy to contact if needed but not intrusive if that is what you like. It was clean with a fabulous shower and lovely little kitchen. Some lovely treats for both you and your dog(s). We have 2 little dogs and they did not escape the garden and one did try. Read moreWatching the birds while eating breakfast very enjoyable. Have already recommended this cottage to a friend. Will definitely return at some point. Hide

Reviewed by Jayne 23rd August 2019

Beautiful lodge, finished to very high standard. Great secure garden for the dog. Ideal location for wonderful beach. Generous hosts. Highky recommend.

Reviewed by Alison 26th July 2019

Lovely place to relax and get away from it all. Well equipped with everything you could possibly need.

Reviewed by Phil 22nd June 2019

Great little cottage, nicely decorated and appointed. Very comfy and good location for access to Dundee the east coast.

Reviewed by Derek 7th June 2019

Lovely cottage in a great, private location with easy access to local beaches and main routes. Great attention to detail with quality fitments and lovely, homely personal touches. Welcome pack with Prosecco was nice touch - highly recommended!

Reviewed by Irene 17th May 2019

Lovely comfortable cottage.Very clean and well equipped. Just minutes away from beach and coast walking route.

Reviewed by Christine 10th May 2019

This is a fantastic cottage and ideal for a couple. There were lots of extra, thoughtful touches included. It was warm, cosy and very comfortable. Perfect!

Reviewed by Fiona 19th April 2019

Beautifully decorated, clean, warm and welcoming lodge.It felt like a home from home. Even the dog was welcomed with treats and towels. Situated in a perfect location only a short drive from surrounding towns. Plenty beaches to visit - we recommend Lunan Bay. The fully enclosed garden was perfect for the dog. There are animals in the fields nearby Read morewhich were not phased by the dog (on lead). Even the horse came to say hello. Idyllic. We left wishing it was our home! Will definitely return! Hide

Reviewed by Michelle 12th April 2019

Comfortable cosy cottage close to the beaches and beautiful walks, with very thoughtful and kind hosts, who made us feel very welcome! Thank you for a wonderful visit.

Reviewed by Kenneth 1st April 2019

We all had a fantastic relaxing 4 night break in this wonderful wee cottage ,would highly recommend this cottage to couples who are looking for a relaxing holiday with their dog .Lovely beach is only 2 minutes drive from cottage, which our dog loved . Then back to relax in the enclosed garden,or snuggle up in front of the log burner while reading, Read morewatching tv or just relaxing Hide

Reviewed by Kieran 16th February 2019

Clean, homely- lovely fire Quiet location Great shower Functional kitchen All round best cottage we have stayed at

Reviewed by derek 23rd January 2019

beautiful cottage, also a lovely touch by the owners who had left a nice birthday card for my wife, as happened to mention we are staying at cottage for her 50th, great scenery had a laugh every morning watching the squirrels and the birds feeding in the morning, overall a nice relaxing and peaceful short break in a wonderful location.

Reviewed by Agnes 21st December 2018

Very modern we equipped homely cottage with superb surroundings easy access and parking. Beautiful beaches near by

Reviewed by Gillian 30th November 2018

Fantastic cottage. Such a cosy little place. Loved the log fire. Lovely weekend away

Reviewed by Tim 2nd November 2018

Having stayed in a lot of lovely cottages, this one was truly exceptional. Beautifully appointed, great location, very dog friendly and an excellent spot to relax and enjoy the surrounding countryside.

Reviewed by Ricky 27th October 2018

Wow just simply wow immaculate little cottage everything you would need even down to a boiling water tap a fantastic break loved it

Reviewed by Alastair 21st September 2018

Wonderful, spotless cottage in a quiet location whilst still being close to Carnoustie, Arbroath and Dundee. The owner met us on arrival and there was a lovely and thoughtful welcome pack including milk, butter, home grown plums and a bottle of Prosecco in the fridge. The garden was secure for the dog and was a lovely space to sit and watch the birRead moreds on the bird feeders. I cannot recommend the cottage highly enough, Hide

Reviewed by Hazel 14th September 2018

Excellent well presented properly

Reviewed by M 10th September 2018

Beautiful, well equipped cottage which makes an ideal base for touring Angus and Tayside. A genuinely secure garden for your dog.

Reviewed by Angela 1st September 2018

Arrived on the Saturday and there was prosecco,strawberries, flowers,butter , milk and selection of biscuits and outcakes.Cottage was of a very high standard and very friendly owners.Area around lovely, plenty beaches and Lunan Bay a must visit.Plenty info in cottage of places to visit.Would highly reccomend to family and friends.

Reviewed by Wendy 24th August 2018

This little cottage is perfect for a stay in the Angus area, immaculately kept and very tastefully decorated. It is set in the beautiful well maintained grounds of the owners property but very much a separate accommodation with it own sizeable garden which we regularly sat out in. Fresh flowers, and a fridge stocked with a few extras where a well aRead moreppreciated welcoming touch. Our dogs were also made very welcome with treats, food bowls and towels. Will definitely revisit. Hide

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View towards this charming period cottage
Lovely lounge area
Enjoy cosy nights, in front of the roaring wood burner
Wonderful bespoke well-equipped kitchen
Relax and enjoy the spacious comfy sofas
Beautiful dining area with window seating
Light and bright master king-size bedroom
Relax and watch TV
Stylish shower room
Shower room detail
Enclosed garden with seating and bbq
Show 1 moreStunning Arbroath Harbour


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