Balnabodach a haven in the Highlands Pets welcome
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Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Balnabodach is a modern detached 3 bedroom cottage situated on a small livestock farm, 10 miles from Inverness and only 5 miles from the main A9.
Entrance hall, Double bedroom with ensuite - (shower,WC & washbasin). Family bathroom with shower over bath, WC and wash basin, Cosy lounge with two three seater settees, television, DVD player, CD player and wood burner effect electric fire, Kitchen/Diner with hob, oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster, electric slow cooker and round dining table which extends to seat six guests.
Double bedroom and Twin bedroom.
Outside: Enclosed garden with furniture and gas barbeque, along with parking for several cars.
Electricity and heating included in the price (night storage heaters in kitchen, lounge and hall; fan heater in bathroom and convector heaters in bedrooms). Towels and linen provided. Wi-Fi internet access available for guest use. One well behaved dog welcome (should you want to bring more, please discuss with the owner) . No smoking inside the cottage.
The cottage provides very comfortable accommodation offering a haven of tranquillity whilst being ideally located for exploring the Highlands. Take a trip to Aviemore (30 miles) and the Cairngorm Mountains, where a funicular railway will take you high up the mountain. Drive through spectacular scenery to Fort Augustus, spot Nessie or visit historic Urquhart Castle. Culloden Battle Field, scene of the last pitched battle in Britain, is less than ten miles away.
Pike & perch fishing is available to guests on Loch Bunachton which is part of the farm. A mile along the road is Dunlichity Trout Fishery which consists of 2 lochans well stocked with quality brown, blue and rainbow trout.
Two miles away you will find the Experience 4 x 4 Off Road and Extreme Quad Driving Centre where you can learn new skills as you plough your way through water, manoeuvre the vehicle round tight bends, drive over Scotland's highest See Saw and negotiate your way up and down steep slopes.
For those who wish simple relaxation, Balnabodach offers you silence broken only by the sounds of birds and animals. During the day enjoy the scenery with its changing light patterns and at night, with little light pollution, spend time star gazing. A large variety of wildlife may be spotted from the cottage including up to 3 species of deer, hares, rabbit, buzzard, pheasant, the occasional eagle and osprey as well as all the more common birds.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
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The Scottish Highlands region
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28 Jan 2015
"A very welcoming & comfortable stay"
our hosts were most helpful as we arrived in very snowy conditions.The cottage was very well equipped and warm for this time of year.Lovely scenery.would recommend without a doubt.… More