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Aultbea, Wester Ross, Northern Highlands & Cairngorms National Park
This spacious detached, wooden lodge is superbly situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac on a small development of 10 similar properties, in the pretty village of Aultbea in the western Highlands of Scotland. Very well equipped, and offering beautiful views across the shores of Loch Ewe, this Aultbea cottage is ideal for a family or a group of friends looking to embrace the great outdoors during the day, and enjoy the local hospitality available on the doorstep in the evening. Set entirely over the ground floor, this cottage in Aultbea offers two comfortable bedrooms, a bathroom and a neat kitchen, plus the spacious sitting room with dining area provides a great place to relax and gather together. On warmer evenings you can slide open the patio doors and step out onto the balcony for an early evening drink as you admire the calming views across the water. The village of Aultbea has good local services including a traditional butcher's shop and two hotels within easy walking distance, both offering dining options. The larger village of Gairloch is twelve miles to the south, and here you can take a boat trip to spot the whales that call on this beautiful area of Scotland, or why not play a game of golf on the 9 hole course whilst gazing across the sea to the Inner Hebrides? This Aultbea cottage offers an ideal retreat to complement your holiday in the beautiful west Highlands.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and electric stove.
Electric heating with electric stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Balcony. Lawned garden with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1 mile, pub 5 mins walk. Note: There is a small, unfenced stream running through the front garden, please ensure children are supervised at all times. Note: Property accessed via four steps to front door and balcony. Note: There is a single folding bed for flexibility.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- 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!