Cairn Shiel

Self Catering

Cairn Shiel, Kinlochewe, Ross-shire, IV22 2PE

    Designated National Scenic Area, standing by itself in the Beinn Eighe Nature Reserve overlooking Beinn Eighe, Slioch and the Torridon Mountains. Pine Martins visit the house regularly.

    This modern bungalow is built on the site of an old Scottish cottage, and is situated within the Beinn Eighe Nature Reserve which is renowned for it's variety of wildlife and mountain trails. The house stands entirely by itself and has commanding views on all sides, including two of Scotland's greatest mountains, Slioch and Beinn Eighe. The area is a haven for mountaineering, walking, fishing, bird-watching and nature lovers, with deer and eagles often seen. Pine martens visit the house regularly. Just a short distance away are Torridon, Loch Maree and some of the many sandy beaches and bays around Gairloch and Red Point.

    The areas attractions include whale-watching trips, ferry to the Isle of Skye, salmon, trout and sea fishing, golf course and pony trekking. Boat Trips on the famous Loch Maree available in the summer. Shopping and petrol are available in Kinlochewe Village which is approximately 1/2 mile away. The Kinlochewe Hotel is open most of the year, with a public lounge which provides bar meals etc. Fishing trips and guided hill walks are available by prior arrangement. Ground floor accommodation throughout. Double glazed throughout. heating by storage heaters.

    Comfortable and tastfully decorated lounge, with picture window overlooking Beinn Eighe,Slioch and the Torridon Mountains. Attractive fireplace. 2 large settees and spacious dining area. Colour TV with satellite, video and good selection of films, radio/cassette/CD player, large amount of books and games, telephone.

    The well equipped fitted kitchen includes a dishwasher, electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, automatic kettle, food mixer and toaster, together with a good range of crockery and cooking utensils. There is a utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.

    Spacious master bedroom overlooking Beinn Eighe. King-size bed, fitted wardrobes, quality dressing table and besidside cupboards.
    The 2 twin bedrooms have fitted wardrobes and quality furniture.

    Modern bathroom with 3 piece suite and over-bath electric shower. Downflow heater, heated towel rail. Further separate washroom with w.c.

    Sheets, pillow case, bath and handtowels and tea towels can be prvided at an extra charge. Electricity is metered and the amount will be deducted from your retainer. The meter will be read on arrival and departure.

    Ample parking space within the grounds of the bungalow. Well-behaved pets by arrangement.

    A deposit of £100 per week is requested in advance, together with a retainer £60. The balance is payable 6 weeks prior to the commencement of your holiday. Bookings are from Saturday 4pm to Saturday 9.30am.

    Please contact owner direct by phone or email before making a booking.
     



     

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Cairn Shiel
    £347.50 per unit per week

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Cottage

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available
    • Outdoor Play Area

    Facilities

    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Location

    • Lochside Location
    • Mountains area
    • Rural Location
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Pets Welcome
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement

    Catering

    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop

    Domestic

    • Covered Drying Facilities Available
    • Dishwasher
    • Drying Facilities
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Fuel Charge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Payphones Available
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Telephone
    • Toilets
    • Towel Charge
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Hi-Fi
    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • No credit cards accepted

    Transport

    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Gairloch Tourist Information Centre come out on to the main road B8021. Turn left towards the Mace Store T Junction. Turn right on the A832 to Kinlochewe about 20 miles.

    Getting there by railway:- From Inverness take the A9 to Kessock Bridge and then the A835 and then the A832 to Connon Bridge and Contin, Garve, Achnasheen, to Kinlochewe. On reaching Kinlochewe, turn left along the Torridon Road. You will find the bungalow standing by itself about 0.5 miles along, on the right hand side. From Achnasheen follow the road to Kinlochewe. On reaching Kinlochewe, turn left along the Torridon Road. You will find the bungalow by itself about 0.5 miles along, on the right hand side.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Inverness Airport take the A9 to Kessock Bridge and then the A835 and then the A832 to Connon Bridge and Contin, Garve, Achnasheen, to Kinlochewe. On reaching Kinlochewe, turn left along the Torridon Road. You will find the bungalow standing by itself about 0.5 miles along, on the right hand side.

    Getting there by ferry:- From Ullapool Ferry, take the A835, then the A832 coastal route passing Loch Broom and Grunyard Bay, Loch Yew, Gairloch, Loch Maree. On reaching Kinlochewe, turn right along the Torridon road. You will find the bungalow standing by itself about 0.5 miles along on the right hand side.

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