Kinross Cottage, Halkirk
from £39 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:
from £39 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:
Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the total cost.
Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6
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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6
This property is warm and welcoming, is in excellent condition with all amenities provided including a welcome pack of milk, tea, coffee and sugar.
It is situated in a large well kept garden with unobstructed view of the countryside. It is very central for exploring the county of Caithness and Sutherland with good local amenities to suit all kinds of activities. River Thurso runs through the village and is well known for salmon fishing.
Thurso has good shopping, golf course, cinema, beach, pubs and restaurants. Wick has good shopping, golf course, pubs and restaurants. There are ferry services from Scarbster, Gills and John O' Groats proved a service to Orkney.
Horse riding facilities are available in the village. There is a hotel that serves good food, an Indian restaurant, a grocery shop, garage and a Post Office in the village.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Check in time:||16:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest beach||Thurso 10 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||10 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Wick 25 km, Nearest railway: Thurso 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, King Beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Access||Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Medium sized sofabed in lounge.Twins beds can be pushed together to make a double.The shower room is a wet room and has a walk in shower, toilet and hand basin. Hair dryer provided.Folding dining table in kitchen area seats 6 people.Cot is a travel cot.
|Further details outdoors|
Good well kept garden.Shed for storage.Drive parking for several cars.
Key obtained from Linden House.Follow A9 to Thurso and turn left at the Halkirk/Gillock junction. After the 30 mph sign turn left by the cemetery. Kinross is to the rear of Linden House (owners property)Prices are based on a base price of £160 plus a set price per person per night.
The Caithness and Sutherland region
The Highland of Scotland are just simply beautiful.
There are many golf courses in easy reach at Thurso, Wick and Reay.
There is sea, river and loch fishing available.
The sea around this area provides good surfing.
There are two horse riding schools in the village.
The area does provide shooting opportunities.
There are great hill walking areas in Sutherland.
The area is good for birdwatching.
There is a 10 pin bowling ally in Thurso.
There is a cinema in Thurso.
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17 Jul 2015
"Everything you could want from a holiday cottage"
Gordon made us feel welcome on our arrival and took time to show us around the cottage and explain how everything worked and to also say that we should contact him if we needed any assistance. As he lives next door that would not have been a problem. He even took the time to contact us before we arrived to say that as the previous visitors had left early that morning it would be available for us before the time we expected. The cottage had everything you could possibly want or need for your holiday including tea, coffee, sugar and a pint of milk which were most welcome after a long journey. The property is located in a quiet location on the edge of the village and has fantastic views over open countryside. There is a local shop and post office nearby and also an hotel which does great food at reasonable prices. Although situated in a village location it is close to the main road which gives easy access to nearby Thurso and other tourist attractions. We loved our trip to Orkney.
Great to be appreciated. So pleased they enjoyed their stay.
13 Jun 2015
"extremely comfortable and well equipped cottage"
Had a 4 night stay at this cottage. It is spacious, imaculately clean and with all the facilities and equipment you could wish for. The owners are extremely helpful without imposing in any way whatsoever. The location is ideal for exploring Caithness and there are very reasonably priced places to eat within walking distance. An excellent holiday cottage!
So pleased that they enjoyed the cottage and their stay.
27 Jul 2014
Nous sommes restés 3 nuits à Kinross. Ce cottage est confortable, propre et bien équipé avec un joli jardin . La literie est de qualité. Le sèche linge est appréciable notamment dans le cas de court séjour. L'accueil est très agréable et reste discret.
the cottage was left very clean and tidy. Very nice people.
1 Sep 2013
"Excellent Holiday Cottage in Halkirk"
I would definitely recommend anyone traveling to the Scottish Highlands to have a look at staying in Halkirk at Kinross Cottage. A real home from home, fully equipped with everything you could need for a self catering holiday, washing machine and tumble dryer if you have to do such things and set in a well maintained lovely garden. Cottage is spotless, plenty of lovely fresh towels and bedding. The owners are not far away and go out of their way to be very helpful without bothering you at all, they even get tea, coffee and milk in for you on your arrival. Halkirk is a place to get away from it all but within driving distance of the exquisite scenery of Scotland. I have had a great holiday and definitely want to return again to Kinross. Don't miss out on this great accommodation when booking your time away.
What lovely people they were and they gave me some help with my own computer. Hope to see them again.
3 Feb 2013
"Clean and comfortable cottage which we highly recommend"
As we have visited the area due to work commitments, this made our working week feel more like a holiday. We will certainly use this cottage again for both work and pleasure visits to the area. The cottage is very warm and welcoming and is very well equiped, clean and comfortable.
It is a pleasure when are efforts are appreciated. Thank you.
30 Oct 2012
Perfect for what we needed. Handy location not for from the main town. Local hotel perfect for an evening meal and just a 5 min walk. Will definitely stay again and happy to recommend to others.
Pleased to be of service and hope we see them again.
3 Sep 2012
"Well appointed accommodation in excellent location"
Kinross holiday cottage is very clean, well appointed and located in the quiet village of Hallkirk. It is well located for trips east and west - we went as far as the Kyle of Tongue in the West and to John o'Groats in the East. The cottage has everything you need for a comfortable stay and we loved the views from the lounge window. It was so quiet and so peaceful. We shall definitely be back. We stayed on our way to Orkney and wish we had spent longer in this area.
It would be great to see these people again
28 Aug 2012
"A pristine cottage in a good location"
Kinross is a very well presented holiday cottage set in a large garden adjacent to the owner's home. The property is ideal for a solo traveller or couple and the second bedroom, although small, could accommodate another adult or two children. The owners were helpful but not intrusive and arranged a WiFi connection to the bungalow for a small fee, which was a very useful. Kinross was comfortable, well equipped and cosy. The location on the edge of Halkirk village was quiet with open views across farmland to the front and local facilities such as the shop and pub within walking distance.
it is pleasing when people recognise our efforts to make their stay comfortable. WiFi is now offered free.
26 Jul 2012
"will definitely be back"
we found the cottage to be immaculately kept, with lovely clean furnishings, bedding, towels etc. There was plenty room in the cottage and it was well proportioned. Mr and Mrs Warren were very obliging and keen to ensure we were comfortable and had everything we needed. Thoroughly enjoyable stay and we will definitely book again the next time we travel north.
Great people hope we do see them again
22 Jul 2012
"Perfect for our needs."
Our stay was for us to attend a family wedding nearby. The host, Gordon was warm and welcoming. The cottage itself, was immaculate.well presented and very comfortable. Especially the beds ! Would be very happy to stay again.
We were pleased to have met these people and happy that the wedding day went so well.