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Sleeps

Sleeps: 2

Pets

Pets: 0

Bedrooms

Bedrooms: 1

Key Features of this property

  • Coastal Property
  • Car parking on site
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Coast within 1 mile
  • Detached Property
  • Sea View
  • Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove

All Features of this property

  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Sea View
  • Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Washing Machine
  • Pets – not allowed
  • Coastal within 1 mile
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • Parking - On Site

Accommodation description

This detached, former fisherman/crofter’s cottage has been tastefully restored to provide very comfortable holiday accommodation. The property overlooks the Kyles of Tongue, a dramatic expanse of pristine golden sand, and the many skerries that create this fabulous coastline. The ever-changing seascape and light make this area a truly get-away-from-it-all holiday experience. The area has much to offer, with Ben Hope and Ben Loyal for the serious climber and low level coastal walks. Smoo Cave, Castle of Mey, the former home of the late Queen Mother, Cape Wrath and a day trip from John O’Groats to the Orkney Isles are within a short drive. Loch and sea fishing are available, and a wide range of seabirds, such as puffins, waders and hen harriers can be easily spotted. Shop 500 yards, pub and restaurant 50 yards.

Ground floor: Living room. Dining room/kitchen with tiled floor. Study. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 1 double bedroom.

Multi-fuel burner in living room (initial fuel included). Electric heaters and electricity by meter reading. Oil central heating (controlled by owner), bed linen and towels included. Freeview TV. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washer/dryer. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Small garden with sitting-out area. Parking (2 cars). No smoking.

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Guest reviews of this property

  • 6

    Valued Customer

    Posted by anonymous

    Confirmed guest, 14/04/2018
    This cottage is in a stunning location. It is stylishly and comfortably furnished and decorated. However it is seriously let down but the failure to enable guests to control the heating. The options were heating on all the time or for two hours morning and night, times predetermined by owner. Convector heaters were available in all rooms but they detracted from the appearance of the rooms. Lack of adequate heating in the bathroom meant towels needed to be hung on living room radiators to dry. The promised basket of logs contained about three logs and the wood burner is too small to be effective. Having to read the meter and pay for all electricity used in the week is an outdated practice.It was also annoying to have to come downstairs to the bathroom in the night when there is a bathroom upstairs that guests do not have access to. To be an upmarket property, as this one should be, someone needs to work out an all inclusive price that leaves guests free to enjoy the holiday in comfort.

  • 7

    Robin

    Posted by anonymous

    Confirmed guest, 20/05/2017
    cottage was very nice, but some of equipment did not appear to have instruction books, the boiler for the heating was broken and the toilet leaked.

7.5 out of 10 – based on 11 reviews collected by ReeVoo
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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