Bothy By The Sea
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Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 3
The Bothy is ideally situated for exploring the local area and for visiting some of the many local attractions in around Inverness "The capital of the Highlands" A secret getaway to escape from the day to day "drudge" and for you to have some peaceful and well deserved quality time together......or to get lost in a favorite book whilst listening to the waves of the Sea.
I have deliberately tried to leave the rustic charm of the bothy with a view to guests feeling that they can put their feet up and make themselves at home. Will appeal to lovers of nature, sea life and birds.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||On your doorstep! or Nairn beach|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||8 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dalcross Airport, Inverness 10.5 km, Nearest railway: Inverness 10.5 km|
|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, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Further details indoors|
A supply of fuel is provided for the multifuel stove in the lounge. Fuel provided. This may be reflected in the rate charged at time of booking. Please note that an additional fuel supplement may be charged at the owners discretion.
When lit the stove in the lounge is very cosy and heats the Bothy up warm and toasty ! There is also an electric heater and Gas Central heating as a back up.
Guests are kindly asked to please use any LPG Gas, Electricity, Stove Fuel fuel supplied responsibly.
After we receive an enquiry we will double check availability for you. Once you have decided you would like to stay we will send you a booking form to complete. Once we received the completed booking form and payment we will then send you confirmation of booking, further directions and details about keys.
We are happy to help with any queries that you may have.
We may consider short breaks that are less than 4 days just give us a call to see if your dates are available and we will do our best to accommodate you.
The Scottish Highlands region
Inverness, the capital of the highlands offers many leisure and recreational facilities, including golf, fishing, walking and enjoyment of the countryside. The airport and city centre is a short drive from the Bothy and there are also a good selection of bars and restaurants nearby. Castle Stuart Golf course lies opposite the Bothy on the other side of the bay and Fishing is also available in the Bay.
If you are looking for things to do whilst on holiday you are spoilt for choice here are just a few.....
The Bothy is ideally situated for exploring the local area and for visiting some of the many other local attractions.
• Overlooks Castle Stuart Golf Course www.castlestuartgolf.com
• Airport: 15 mins drive (6.5 miles)
• Cawdor Castle: 25 mins drive (11.3 miles) www.cawdorcastle.com
• Inverness: 15 min drive
• Loch Ness and Urquhart Castle: 38min drive( 22 miles)
• Nairn Beach: 20 min drive
• The local retail park with Tesco Extra, cinema, restaurants and shops is just three miles - an eight-minute drive. See http://www.invernessshoppingpark.co.uk
visitlochness.com (look for nessy at lochness)
nts.org.uk/culloden (culloden battlefield
bogbainfarm.com (outdoor centre and quad biking)
Hootananny.co.uk (live scottish music)
Inverness Golf Club - www.invernessgolfclub.co.uk
Availability Your dates are available
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6 Jul 2014
"Very nice home with fantastic view"
Had a wonderfull time, great location for trips in the area, great view every day and good beds, very nice owner.… More
26 Jun 2014
"A breath of fresh air!"
This little fishing bothy really got under my skin.It's not perfect - but it is delightful! If you're used to posh hotels, it will take a while to get to you, but be patient :o)By the end of… More
19 Jun 2014
We stayed at The Bothy for a week at the beginning of June. We love visiting Scotland and The Bothy is placed in such an ideal location with the sea on two sides and amazing views over to the Black Is… More
28 May 2014
"Amazing wild life seen"
We had a nice time staying at the Bothy, the bed was comfortable, it had a nice two piece suite and a large TV in the living room, The highlight for us was seating out on the decking on the second day… More
2 May 2014
"Wonderful secret hideaway - we didn't want to leave!"
I came across this beautiful holiday hide-away while looking for somewhere for my husband and I to stay while we spent a few days touring the Highlands before enjoying the action at the Scottish Open,… More
1 May 2014
"Fabulous stay at a fantastic cottage right by the sea :)"
The bothy was an ideal base for our holiday and is set in a very picturesque location. The sea comes right up outside the deck and it is charming to sit outside the cottage and unwind in the evening watching the waves crash.
The cottage itself is very simple yet efficient and it had all the necessary things one could need for a short stay right from the amenities in the kitchen to wood and coal for heating to an engrossing Jigsaw Puzzle (which we unsuccessfully tried to complete).
I would recommend this place to everyone for its comfort, beautiful setting and a very hospitable host in Rhona.
5 Apr 2014
"Homely wee place"
Lovely wee house. Suitable for our family of two adults and a 2 1/2 year old. The single room is off the double, so really for a small family or couple. It was pretty cold when we went but the house w… More
18 Dec 2013
"Fantastic Winter Break and Hope to Return in the Summer."
I booked the Bothy at the last minute for the mid-term break with my 9-year old and my mum. All of us loved the location: My mum could go for a long walks; my daughter could spend hours collecting sh… More
18 Dec 2013
I stayed here with my boyfriend for 4 nights. The bothy is in a great location, it's in a nice quiet area right on the beach with a retail park just 5 minutes drive away. The views are spectacula… More
Thank you so much for your time posting a review. I didnt take any bookings over Christmas and new year until I had had a chance to check things out. I have a guest who has been a regular guest for a number of years and comes back 3/4 times a year... I do recall him mentioning he had hurt his back at work and had to use deep heat but I know he would not have wanted to effect anyone else. I am so sorry if this has been the case. I have checked myself and there is not a deep heat smell now but as as precaution I will replace the duvets & pillows for this years guests. I will also look at getting a bigger curtain :) I really do appreciate your feed back. My main focus is that the Bothy is a place for guests to relax and spend some time with "themselves". I am committed to doing what I can to provide a place of peace and calm. Thanks again. I am really glad you enjoyed your stay x
17 Dec 2013
"Great escape from the daily grind"
There were three of us that stayed in the bothy for two nights in October 2013. The location was lovely and being right on the firth was amazing! Not to mention the owner was extremely helpful with … More
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