Nedd near Lochinver, Northern Highlands, Northern Highlands & Cairngorms National Park
Nedd 0.2 miles. A single-storey detached cottage with spectacular views nestled on a remote hillside above the tiny hamlet of Nedd, along the western shore of Loch Nedd, 2 miles south east of Drumbeg. Offering comfortable well-equipped accommodation, this property is ideal for families wishing to really get away from it all and explore the area. There is an orchard garden, a haven for children, and a large lean-to play area means that even if it rains, they're well catered for. The numerous spectacular beaches along this coast make it a perfect seaside holiday base, as well as something of a birdwatcher's paradise, with the famous puffin colony and bird sanctuary on Handa Island close by. For hill walkers, Munro baggers and climbers, you couldn't be better placed for exploring Quinag, Suilven, Canisp, Ben More Assynt, Benn Stack, Arkle and Foinaven. With salmon and trout fishing available by arrangement, this property has something to please the whole family.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x family room with 1 adult bunks and 1 single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room with multi-fuel stove. Sitting room with multi-fuel stove. Second sitting room. Large lean-to play area.
Electric radiators with multi-fuel stoves. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, CD, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Electricity and starter pack for stoves inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Large lawned, mature garden with furniture and BBQ. One well-behaved dog welcome at £15 per week. Sorry, no smoking. Shops and pub/restaurant 1 mile.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
About the location
Drumbeg 1 mile; Lochinver 15 miles.
Nedd (An Nead - Gaelic for nest) is a small crofting township on the north coast of the parish of Assynt, 15 miles from Lochinver. It is surrounded by ancient native woods and overlooks the sea-loch, Loch Nedd, where there are many different varieties of sea birds as well as seals and occasionally otters. Handa Island, with its famous colony of puffins, is close by. Good trout fishing is available by arrangement on the many hill lochs, as well as salmon fishing and stalking. For hill walkers and climbers, Nedd is an ideal base for exploring Quinag, Suilven, Canisp, Ben More Assynt, Benn Stack, Arkle and Foinaven. The Stoer Lighthouse, Kerrachar, the well known garden, the Caves of Assynt and the 'Moine Thrust', a major geological feature, are all of interest and within easy reach making Nedd a great holiday for the whole family.