Marshvale, Aith

Self Catering

Marshvale, Aith, Bixter, Shetland, ZE2 9ND

    Bright and welcoming house, in a peaceful location with striking scenery, which is rich in wildlife and ideal for walking and fishing. Own driveway. Sea angling trips can be arranged.

    Bright and welcoming, Marshvale has a beautiful garden with a picnic table and parking for two or more vehicles. It is situated in a peaceful location with striking scenery, which is rich in wildlife and ideal for walking, photography and sea or loch fishing.

    The comfortable accommodation is centrally heated through and consists of three bedrooms; one double, one single and one with bunk beds. The fully equipped kitchen has everything you'll need including a dishwasher and washer/dryer; there is also a TV and video in the lounge. All bed linen and towels are supplied and a high chair and cot is available if requested.

    There is a large shed in the garden, which can be used for storing bicycles or motorcycles, and adjacent to the house is a greenhouse full of cacti; a nice place to sit in the sun. The local landscape provides plenty of opportunity to go loch fishing, or simply go for walks and enjoy the scenery.

    Situated right in the middle of Shetland, Aith is an ideal central base for touring the isles. Marshvale is about 150m from the seashore and ½ mile from the centre of the village, Aith, where there is a shop and post office, a leisure centre with swimming pool, fitness suite squash court and gym hall.
    Britain's most northerly lifeboat station is situated at Aith pier and there are salmon, trout and mussel farms near Aith Voe.
    There is good opportunity for fishing, bird watching and to see seals, and otters around the shore as well as a variety of sea birds. Sea angling and sightseeing trips can be arranged.
    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
    Group A
    £375.00 per unit per week

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

    Catering

    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop

    Domestic

    • Bunk Beds
    • Covered Drying Facilities Available
    • Dishwasher
    • Drying Facilities
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Fridge
    • Fuel Charge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Kitchen
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Shower
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Garden
    • Radio
    • TV Lounge
    • Television

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available

    Facilities

    • No Smoking Permitted

    Location

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

    Transport

    • Bike Storage Available
    • Cycle Locker
    • Disabled Parking
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Car Space
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    From Lerwick take A970 to Tingwall, branch off to LEFT on the A971 until you reach Bixter. Turn RIGHT to Aith on the B9071. In Aith, turn Left at Aithness Junction; Marshvale is ½ mile from the junction.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Tourist information Centre turn left on to Esplanade. Head North out of Lerwick via Holmsgarth Road and on to A970. At Tingwall take A971 to Bixter. Turn right on to B9071 to Aith. Turn left at Aithness junction. Marshvale is 0.5 miles from the junction.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Sumburgh is about 40 mile from Aith approximately 1 hour by car.
    From Sumburgh Airport continue north on the main road past Lerwick to Tingwall, branch off to left on the A971 until you reach Bixter. Turn right to Aith on the B9071. In Aith, turn left at Aithness Junction, Marshvale is ½ mile from the junction. The house name Marshvale is on the gate.

    Getting there by ferry:- Ferry Aberdeen to Lerwick. From Lerwick ferry terminal turn right and take A970 to Tingwall, branch off to Left on the A971 until you reach Bixter. Turn Right to Aith on the B9071. In Aith, turn Left at Aithness Junction; Marshvale is ½ mile from the junction. The house name Marshvale is on the gate. Aith is 20 mile from Lerwick, approximately 30 minutes by car.

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