Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 8
A stunning and spacious self-catering holiday cottage in the heart of the pretty fishing village of Ardersier, newly refurbished to an exceptionally high standard.
With one double, one twin bedroom and a bunk bed in the children's room. In the large living room there is a sofa bed which is very comfortable and easy to use.
While the cottage is located on the high street it is very quiet and the kitchen and twin bedroom have sea views. Ardersier is located between Nairn and Inverness the village has a local convenience store, pharmacy, post office, pub and hotel serving excellent food. The cottage is a stone's throw from a charming coastal walk to Fort George.
We have recently relocated from Orkney to Ardersier. We bought this property as we knew the location and local amenities are fantastic. We are currently renovating the property in line with the high standards of our other holiday lets. If you would like to view our website please click this link: http://www.stromness-accommodation.com/orkney.html
The current photographs are of the property when we purchased it. We are currently interior designing and renovating this property to a high standard. We will upload the pictures as soon as we have finished.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Inverness 5 km, Nearest railway: Nairn 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
The Scottish Highlands region
The cottage is situated on the Moray Firth which is home to about 190 bottlenose dolphins. (There are two pairs of binoculars in the cottage for guests use). Popular places to see dolphins are from the Ramparts at Fort George, the lighthouse at Chanonry Point and of course, the Whale & Dolphin Conservation Society (WDCS) wildlife visitor centres at Spey Bay and North Kessock – (free admission)
Ideally located to tour the Highlands, you can explore myriad mountains and miles of exciting coastline, fishing villages. lochs, including the famous Loch Ness - try to spot the Loch Ness Monster, Nessie. Visit the stunning Caledonian pine forests where you may see squirrels, Scottish Crossbills, Ospreys and Red Kites. Take a cruise on Loch Ness, stop for lunch at Drumnadrochit. Watch the boats on the flight of locks and visit The Caledonian Canal visitor centre at Fort Augustus. Return on the south side of the Loch visiting the spectacular Falls of Foyers.
Also call in on the 14th century Cawdor Castle only 6 miles away. Cawdor was romantically linked by Shakespeare with Macbeth.
Only 3 miles from Inverness Airport and under 4 miles to Castle Stuart Golf Course, you are close to Nairn with its wonderful long sandy beaches, the Speyside Way, Cawdor Castle, Brodie Castle, Culloden Battlefield, Fort George, Glen Affric and the world famous Malt Whisky Trail.