Bungalow | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Wayside is a spacious detached single storey cottage set in over an acre of beautiful gardens that offer peace and seclusion. Situated in the pretty village of Roy Bridge with the Grey Corries mountain range acting as a dramatic backdrop, it provides bright, modern accommodation for up to 8 people in a quiet but accessible location and with many amenities close by.
Wayside has been completely refurbished recently, with new carpets, fully fitted kitchen, new bathrooms and a superb modern lounge with open fireplace and large picture windows overlooking the wonderful gardens. All the rooms are generously proportioned. The exceptionally large kitchen/dining room is ideal for family gatherings as well as groups wishing to explore this awe inspiring area of the Highlands.
The gardens are a real delight. With masses of mature flowering shrubs interspersed with lawned walks and specimen trees, it 's an ideal place for visitors to meander and unwind after a day's sporting activities or sightseeing.
Situated in a quiet no through road, just off from the main village and a few yards from the local inn and hotel run by the owners, it is just a short stroll to enjoy an evening meal or wee dram
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Inverness, Glasgow or Edinburgh, Nearest railway: Roy Bridge|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
The Scottish Highlands region
Roy Bridge is a rural village which provides a great base for exploring the surrounding highlands and islands.
The village has a good local store and there are superb walks with fantastic views direct from the property, with quiet country lanes as well as numerous mountain biking tracks.
Fort William, just 12 miles south is rightly known as the "outdoor capital of the UK". The wealth of activities, outdoor pursuits and places of interest available are world renowned.
The Nevis range offers an exceptional variety of sporting activities all year round, including climbing, hill walking, paragliding, skiing, snowboarding and a world class mountain biking course.
The less energetic can take a spectacular ride on the gondola that runs up the side nearby Aanoch Mor and enjoy a meal at the famous mountain restaurant at the top or enjoy a cycle ride along the scenic Great Glen Cycle route that runs along the side of the Caledonian canal (bikes available to hire locally).
The Lochaber area is a fantasic destination for those who enjoy the many outdoor pursuits available locally, including canoeing/kayaking, hill- walking, mountaineering, mountain biking and fishing.
Excursions from Fort William include the popular day trip to Mallaig on the Jacobite steam train of Harry Potter fame. Many of the Highlands most famous beauty spots are close by. Glen Nevis, Loch Ness, Inverness, Glencoe, Isle of Skye, Isle of Mull, Cairngorms and the unspoilt Ardnamurchan Peninsular are all within easy driving distance.