Aberdeen Stone Cottage

    Just named #6 of the "12 Best B+Bs" in America by TimeOut US!

    "A doily-free B+B!" Like the stone cottages of Aberdeen, Scotland this charming B+B will delight you as it has other guests for over 15 years. From sunny days on the bay to starry nights at the beach; from kakaying and tall ships cruises to skiing and snow-shoeing; from wineries and microwbrew pubs to coffee houses and distilleries; from 5-star dining to inspired street food; and from the Cherry Festival to the Film Festival, Traverse City is vibrant 4 seasons of the year.

    Let Aberdeen Stone Cottage be your home base for all that the area has to offer. See you soon!

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    Reflecting the romantic Scottish Celtic tradition, this first-floor room is a lovely getaway for two with queen-size bed, en suite bath, and private walled garden with a small bubbling fountain. Quilts are original designs, completely hand-stitched and combined beautifully with duvet, fresh crisp linens and lovely pillows for your comfort. Large wall-mounted flat-screen TV. In-room coffee, tea, sodas, snacks, and small fridge.

    This lovely upstairs room with a bright, private detached bath (with soaker tub and tiled shower) is named for beautiful Scottish heather. You'll rest well under the eaves on a Queen bed dressed with a gorgeous hand-stitched quilt and cozy duvet. Wall-mounted flat-screen TV. Personal amenities are for your use. Complimentary tea, coffee, sodas and snacks -- plus fridge and microwave -- are always available in the hallway outside your door. The romantic Heather Room has access to an adjacent attic room with a 1/2 sized door (see photo). Enjoy gazing out the small window or cozy up on the little futon with pillows, quilts, books and games, lit by a charming antique lamp.

    We remember the Scottish America's Cup racing yacht, Thistle, with this, our largest guest room. Private bathroom with tiled shower and big bright skylight is right down the hall; help yourself to personal amenities. You'll enjoy climbing into a King bed beneath soft duvets, cozy cotton blanket, and four lovely pillows. Large wall-mounted flat-screen TV and nice views to the gardens in front. Tea, coffee, sodas and snacks -- with fridge and microwave -- are always available in the hallway outside your door.

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    We anticipate the wonderful weeks of Fall all year long. Don't miss the spectacular days and dazzling starry nights Up North! Leaves are starting to turn and will be beautiful into early November. Nightly rate is $239 (double). See you this Fall!

    Are the dates that you wanted for 2016 already booked? Well, think ahead to 2017 and book now to plan your 2017 vacation at 2016 rates. Reserve now and get your top choice dates and room!

    Give the gift of a stay at Aberdeen Stone Cottage B+B! Room rates vary from $169 per night in Winter & Early Spring to $259 in Summer. Call & let us help you with the details!

    We're very proud to have been ranked #6 of all B+Bs in America by TimeOut US. Click the photo to view the article and see our listing!

    Built in 1896, this wood-sided home was "cobblestoned" in the 1920s. A detail to bring good fortune was added: click the photo to read about it!