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Glen Nevis Cottage

Fort William, Fort William, Isle of Skye & The Western Isles (Ref. 1013913)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

The property

Situated in the heart of the enchanting town of Fort William in the Western Highlands rests Glen Nevis Cottage.

Boasting off-road parking and cosy open fire for the winter months, whilst being encompassed by the glorious landscapes of the Nevis region, this property is ideal for a small family or group of friends looking to escape to Scotland.

You are welcomed by a cosy living room, hosting an open fire for the winter months and an electric fire for the warmer months, along with two plush armchairs and a sofa, the group can look forward to snuggling up to watch TV after a long day of exploring your surroundings.

From here, make your way to the kitchen/diner where you will find all the appliances you need to rustle up tasty meals for your group throughout your stay, including an electric oven and hob, a microwave and a fridge freezer, along with a handy washing machine to freshen up your clothes.

When sleep calls, make your way to the bedrooms; you will find a double bedroom fit with a plush double and storage for your belongings, finished with delicate floral artwork.

Moving through the property, the second bedroom hosts two plush single beds, ideal for children or friends sharing, complete with striking red artwork and finishing touches.

Completing the interior of the cottage is a family bathroom, home to a bath, shower over, basin and WC, here you can indulge in a bath with a good book while you soak your muscles after an adventurous day out.

Outside, the gravelled garden is home to a table and chairs, providing an alternative dining arrangement for dinner throughout the summer months, or even just an escape for your morning coffee while admiring the distant mountain views.

You won't be short of activities to uptake while staying at the property; the local area is known for its magnificent skiing opportunities at Nevis Range.

Adventurers and explorers will be pleased to discover Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain is just a short distance from the cottage, perfect for those looking for a grand challenge.

The nearby town of Glencoe boasts some of the most diverse and dramatic landscapes in the country and is home to an abundance of activities such as the Glencoe & North Lorn Folk Museum and the Kinlochlaich Gardens, which surround the historic house and boast a range of plants which thrive in the mild climate.

There are plenty of historic sites for the history buffs of the group, including Old Inverlochy Castle,13th century ruins resting on the banks of the River Lochy, and slightly further afield, Invergarry Castle near the Glengarry Heritage Centre.

Give the chef of group a break from the cooking on evening and treat your family to a meal out at one of the nearby restaurants in the Fort William town centre; The Geographer offers a variety of flavours from around the world concocted with local produce, or if you fancy a traditional pub lunch, head to The Tavern Restaurant which offers a pub-style menu in a cosy setting.

For a superb holiday to Scotland with your loved ones, choose Glen Nevis Cottage.

Summary

  • All-ground-floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x ground-floor double, 1 x ground-floor twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room with electric fire and open fire
  • Electric central heating with electric fire and open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed garden with gravelled area and furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.2 miles, pub 0.6 miles
  • Note: The open fire is only to be used in the winter
  • The electric fire is provided for the warmer months

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About the location

FORT WILLIAM

Ben Nevis 2 miles; Glencoe 16 miles; Kinlochleven 22 miles.

The main town in the Western Highlands, Fort William lies on the banks of Loch Linnhe, and offers a wide variety of shops, and pubs which serve a fine selection of meals. The area boasts spectacular scenery and a plethora of walking opportunities, from gentle ambles to more strenuous expeditions, and of course, Britain’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis. Ski enthusiasts will also enjoy the Nevis Range, a ski resort with a mountain gondola, along with a World Cup mountain biking course located just four miles from Fort William. For a more relaxing break, why not take a tour of the Ben Nevis Whisky Distillery, or visit the Glenfinnan Monument? An ideal location for exploring the best of the breathtaking West Highlands.