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Glen Nevis Cottage

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

4.8

Excellent

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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14 Customer Reviews

  • "The cottage was well located, but we felt it was in need of being updated e."

    G the bathroom and kitchen, very clean and comfortable.

    Reviewed by GrahamJun 2022

  • "John & Ruth Make guests most comfortable and welcombe"

    Reviewed by JohnJun 2022

  • "Fantastic location, comfy beds, nice garden and friendly hosts."

    Well equipped kitchen. The cottage requires some modernisation - otherwise very good place to base yourself to explore great outdoors.

    Reviewed by AlicjaJun 2022

  • "Nice week away in a nice cottage,perfect location."

    Ideal for the perfect hiking holiday.

    Reviewed by JasonMay 2022

  • "The location was ideal for exploring the surrounding countryside."

    The cottage was comfortable and warm, the owners were very friendly and helpful,

    Reviewed by SusanMay 2022

  • "We were very happy with Glen Nevis, it is a cosy cottage and has everything you need."

    Ideal base/location to go off for the day and visit the sites. Would recommend and return!

    Reviewed by ZenaApr 2022

  • "Lovely cottage in perfect location 10 minutes stroll to the centre of fort William with our chocolate Labrador Isaac ."

    The owners who live at the back of the cottage were very friendly and helpful and even give us some spuds to plant on our allotment when we get home can’t get much better than that Carol

    Reviewed by CarolApr 2022

  • "Very welcoming and friendly as always."

    stayed at glen nevis cottage every year for holidays for over 20 years

    Reviewed by JohnApr 2022

  • "Lovely cottage, warm ,cosy and everything you will need for a good holiday."

    Nice location about 15/20 minute walk into the centre of Fort William and ideal for touring round the highlands. Would definitely stay again. The only point I would like to point out to other dog owners is that it is not secure for small dogs. It didnt cause us any concern but may affect others.

    Reviewed by StephenMar 2022

  • "Lovely stay in glen nevis cottage, toasty warm when we arrived, had everything you could need."

    Great location, near some lovely walks, first time in fort william, will definitely come back and recommend to others. ( our dog loved it too

    Reviewed by BruceFeb 2022

  • "Beautiful cottage perfectly located ."

    Very cosy and comfortable. Easy walking into fort William and into Glen Nevis . Highly recommend to others and would definitely stay again. Thankyou .

    Reviewed by VictoriaJan 2022

  • "Beautiful and cozy place for relaxation"

    Reviewed by Aurel ConstantinDec 2021

  • "Enjoyed a lovely week in Glen Nevis Cottage."

    The cottage had everything you needed, lots of nice little touches and the owner most helpful. It was a great base to explore a beautiful part of the country. Would recommend: Cow Hill Circuit (walk with amazing views starts at back of leisure centre, Crannog Cruises Seal Island Boat tour, Glencoe, Mallaig (stop off at Glenfinnan Viaduct) Corran Islans Ferry across to other side or Loch Linnhe. Thank you

    Reviewed by StuartOct 2021

  • "We love returning home, The owners were very welcoming and made us feel great."

    Reviewed by JohnJun 2021

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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
  • 'Please Note: No charging of electric cars are permitted at this property, please use designated charging points in the area'

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.

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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.

'Please Note: No charging of electric cars are permitted at this property, please use designated charging points in the area'

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter