Balvaig Cottage Bed and Breakfast


Culrain, Ardgay, Sutherland, IV24 3DW

    Very informal B&B in woodland setting. Double/family ensuite room and twin/single room. Workers welcome. Discounts for longer stays, small groups, families, and off-season. Ideal for touring North Scotland & superb local knowledge.

    Situated on the edge of Carbisdale Woods in the Kyle of Sutherland, near Bonar Bridge and Ardgay (on the Dornoch Firth, a designated National Scenic Area), and also quite near Rosehall, Lairg and Strath Oykel. There are a wide variety of woodland walks with waterfalls and fine views immediately adjacent to the house. A great place for a varied and interesting holiday, we provide our own annotated maps, guides, etc., and weather forecasts to help you make the best of your stay here.

    We particularly welcome longer bookings, offering discounts the longer you stay.

    Lunches (packed or full) and evening meals available and a limited degree of self catering. Breakfast and check-out times are flexible, allowing you to have a sleep-in if you want. Check-in times are also flexible. Car parking area Free wi-fi, lockable garage for bicycles, motorbikes (etc). Laundry service and drying facilities. Wheelchair access.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times 2015
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Double Ensuite - Single Occupancy
    £45.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Double Ensuite Bedroom
    £32.50 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin Room
    £25.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin Room - Single Occupancy
    £35.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)

    The above prices are approximate because we have a system whereby longer stays and off-season stays are cheaper. Please contact us directly for a price if you need.

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


    • Breakfast Available
    • Dairy Free We can do dairy free meals on request
    • Dinner Available
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Gluten Free We can do gluten free meals on request
    • Lunch Available
    • Organic Food
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegan Meals Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • Drying Facilities
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Laundry Service Available
    • Linen Provided
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shared Bathroom for the single / twin room
    • Shower
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Toilets
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • WC EnSuite in the ensuite double bedroom
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Languages Spoken

    • German Speaking


    • Rural Location

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome
    • Families
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers


    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available we can adapt our meals to cater for children
    • Highchair Available


    • Internet Access
    • Level Access
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • No Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Internet Banking Transfer
    • PayPal


    • Bike Storage Available
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Private Car Space
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    We are about 4 or 5 miles from the A949 through Bonar Bridge and the A836 through Ardgay, both of which are within easy distance of the A9.

    Public Transport Directions

    We are near Culrain Railway Station and can meet guests arriving off the train.

    Transport within Scotland

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp, lift or stair lift
      • to a public toilet
      • to one or more bedrooms

    Building Entrance

    • There is a ramp to the main entrance
      • Handrail by the ramp


    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • with a ramp

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath
      • level entry shower
      • separate shower unit
    • Bedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by the guest

    General Questions

    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment
    • Proprietors/staff available 24-hours

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

    Accommodation Special Offer

    Discounts are applied for longer stays, families and small groups, especially during the off-season.

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