Fuchsia Cottage- Fortrose Harbour

Self Catering

4 St Andrews Walk, The Shore, Fortrose, Ross Shire, IV10 8TP

    Harbour side cottage, ideal for exploring the Highlands, observing the wild life and Moray Firth Dolphins. Restaurants, shops, pubs within very easy walking distance. Inverness 12 miles, buses frequently.

    Fortrose is one of the oldest, prettiest and sunniest towns in the north, with the ‘Black Isle’ noted for its milder climate.

    Fuchsia Cottage is situated with a southerly aspect adjacent to the beach and small harbour in Fortrose, overlooking the slipway used by the local sailing club. The cottage is built in the traditional Scottish style (c1800) of stone and is subject to listed & conservation regulations together with the adjoining gable end walls of the original ‘Smithy’ which now forms the rear garden.

    Equipped to sleep up to five in two bedrooms, one double and one twin with  a ‘Z’ bed  for an extra person/child.  A cot is also available. Duvets are used on all beds but you will need to provide your own bed linen and towels.

    Electric storage heaters and a wood burning stove provide both heat and hot water and can be supplemented by the use of an open fire.

    The kitchen has been fully modernised and equipped, with electric  oven together and halogon hob. There is a washing machine and fridge provided.

    There is a sitting room and lounge/TV room. A digital TV plus a video recorder provide entertainment during the quieter hours. IPOD docking station also available.

    The booking period is from 5.00pm on the Saturday of arrival until 11.00am on the Saturday of departure. A deposit of £30 min or 20% per week is payable on booking with the balance due six weeks before arrival. Electricity is included. There are no extra charges. We regret that pets are not allowed.

    3 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    Opening Times 2015
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Accommodation Type

    • Self Catering Holiday Traditional Self Catering - Guests normally provide own linen unless specific request made with owner.


    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Service Available
    • Linen Provided On Request
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Payphones Available
    • Shower
    • Toilets
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Garden
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Internet Banking Transfer


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available No Charge
    • Highchair Available


    • Internet Access


    • Coastal Location
    • Island Location
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Town Location
    • Village Location
    • Waterfront Location

    Special Requirements

    • No Pets Allowed
    • Senior Citizens Listed 18th Century Cottage. Steep stairs, with bathroom upstairs.

    Road Directions

    The Black Isle is situated immediately north of Inverness and makes an excellent touring centre from which any part of the North West Highlands can be easily reached in the course of a days journey. Inverness is 12 miles away, Aviemore 40 miles, Ullapool 60 miles and even the inspiring countryside around Durness is only three hours drive or 120 miles away.

    Public Transport Directions

    Car Hire & Taxis available at Inverness Airport or in Inverness.

    Good bus service from Inverness centre to Fortrose (approx 20 minute journey).


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