This luxury apartment is bright, airy and spacious offering a large separate lounge with original sash windows, master bedroom with kingsize bed and ensuite, twin mezzanine bedroom with separate dressing area, fully fitted kitchen with marble tops and dining area for six and a family bathroom with power shower.It is situated on the raised ground floor so is suitable for all ages.Only two minutes walk from the village which supports all your local needs with good hotels,pubs and shops. Take a sailing trip on the Royal Scot on Loch Ness for a spot of Nessie hunting or visit the Loch Ness visitor centre near by.Slightly further afield at Fort William take a ride on the Harry Potter steam train to Mallaig over the famous Glenfinnan viaduct. Visit a local distillery at Ben Nevis or Glenmorangie or just enjoy the many walks around Fort Augustus and Loch Ness.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Nearest beach||Loch Ness 100 m|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Inverness 60 km, Nearest railway: Inverness or Fort William 50 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Sauna, Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool|
|General||Central heating, TV, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool, Shared garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
The apartment is rated as Four stars by Visitscotland and has all the necessary equipment to make your holiday a memorable experience. There are games and dvds for all ages when the weather may be a little inclement. For the more active person white water rafting, canoeing, archery and even shooting can be arranged by appointment.The apartment is fully equipped for your self catering holiday and has WI-FI broadband for your own computer and SKY+TV.With use of a deluxe air bed the apartment can cater for five people. Additional cost of £35 for fifth personWith the use of the sofa bed the apartment can cater for six people. Additional cost of £60.00 for 5th an 6th persons
|Further details outdoors|
There are twenty acres of grounds to walk and explore and on the front lawns children can play football, badminton and outside table tennis.For younger children an adventure play area awaits. A .BBQ area is situated close to the loch edge on the front lawns.
Swimming Pool towels are supplied
All bed linen, towels etc supplied
Arrival pack is provided along with tea coffee etc and domestic consumables.
Sports equipment including, Tennis racquets, table tennis bats, fishing rods available for use. (bring your own reel and hooks)
Fort Augustus is situated on the south shore of Loch Ness where the Caledonian Canal meets Loch Ness. It is a lively village with good amenities in pubs, restaurants, hotels and village shops to supply your every day needs.It has its own 9 hole golf course only a few minutes from the apartment.You can sail from here on Loch Ness aboard the Royal Scot. It makes a great base to explore the region as it is only just over one hours drive to Skye and the west coast with its silver sands. To the north visit the many castles in the area, Urquhart castle, Cawdor and Inverness castles and the famous Eilan Donan castle is within an hours drive. Culloden Battlefield and Fort George are worthy of a visit and you can go and watch or sail with the dolphins in the Moray firth. To the south is Ben Nevis and its mountain range and the Harry Potter steam train to Mallaig sets off from Fort William. For the Geocachist enthusiast there are a number of routes around Loch Ness from short routes to day trips.
RockNess is held in June each year in the northern end of the Loch. Within Fort Augustus village there are music evenings and in the summer a weekly celeidh. The hotels sometimes provide music evenings.Invergarry castle house hotel does a nice afternoon tea where you can sit and enjoy an afternoon overlooking Loch Oich in the comfort of this old baronial style house.There is a rare breeds farm in the village to take young children to see the highland cattle and other animals.A horse riding school is situated in the next village and at Drumnadrochit there is the Loch Ness visitor centre.Alternatively you can enjoy the peace and tranquility of the twenty acres of the Abbey's grounds.For the adventurous, white water rafting, canoeing, kayaking, archery and clay pigeon shooting can be arranged on site.