The Shieling Apartment
Achgarve near Aultbea, Northern Highlands, Northern Highlands & Cairngorms National Park
Aultbea 5 miles. A well-appointed, ground floor apartment adjoining the owner's home, located in the scattered rural hamlet of Achgarve in the scenic Wester Ross area of the Scottish Highlands, just 5 miles from Aultbea. Decorated and furnished to a high standard throughout, this delightful property offers bright and spacious open-plan living accommodation, including a well-equipped fitted kitchen and a cosy sitting room with electric fire. Guests have shared use of the owner's pretty, rural garden and can enjoy wonderful views of the sea and surrounding countryside. The location is perfect for birdwatching, and good trout fishing is also available locally. There is much to see and do in this fabulous area, with Udrigle beach located just half a mile from the property and the spectacular broad sands of Mellon Udrigle just 2 miles away, whilst the magnificent Inverewe Gardens are within easy driving distance. Enjoying peace and tranquillity in an unspoilt area of the Scottish Highlands, this is a superb holiday retreat in which to relax and 'get away from it all', at any time of the year.
All ground floor. One double bedroom. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open-plan living area with fitted kitchen, utility area, dining area and sitting area with electric fire.
Full oil central heating throughout with additional heating from electric fires in sitting room and bedroom. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, colour TV, DVD, small library of games/books. Fuel inc. in rent, electricity charged from £1 coin meter. Bed linen inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Shared use of owner's enclosed lawned garden with garden furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 5 miles. Note: Children are not accepted in this property.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
About the location
Ullapool 44 miles; Dingwall 65 miles; Inverness 76 miles.
The Wester Ross village of Aultbea is situated on the shores of beautiful Loch Ewe and is perfectly located for exploring the north-west Highlands. The area is rich in attractions, with the renowned National Trust Inverewe Gardens full of exotic plants, just 6 miles away. Beautiful Gruinard Bay, with its striking red sandy beaches and a backdrop of spectacular mountains, is nearby. The village itself has two local shops and two hotels. Stroll along the beaches, study the bird life or simply relax and watch out for seals, otters and other wildlife - this truly is the perfect base for a relaxing holiday!