Balvaird Farm Cottages, near Inverness

Self Catering

Balvaird Farm Cottages, Balvaird, Muir of Ord, By Inverness, Ross-shire, IV6 7XP

    Balvaird Farm Cottages are located in an attractive, peaceful, rural location only 20 minutes drive north-west of Inverness and a 35 minute drive from Inverness Airport.

    This refurbished self-contained cottage is equipped to a high standard, which along with its ideal setting, offers guests a relaxing holiday in the Scottish Highlands. The accommodation is ideal for couples seeking an away from it all break in a beautiful rural area.

    The cottage is an ideal base for a range of activity holidays or simply exploring a large part of the Highlands. The property is set next to a working farm with attractive views in all directions, particularly towards the mountains of the north and west. The self catering cottage is over 100 years old and stone built. A range of wildlife is to be found locally, including Red Kites - which have been successfully re-introduced to the Black Isle and are often seen flying above the cottages.

    This cosy cottage is fully equipped with:

    •Hob and oven
    •Washing machine
    •Freeview television (includes radio) and a CD player
    •Wi-fi Internet access 
    •A shower room fitted with a double sized shower
    •A double bed and ample storage space in the bedroom
    •Central heating
    •Linen and towels included
    •Dedicated car parking space in front of the cottage.

    The cottage is ideally located for exploring some of the finest areas of the Scottish Highlands and a wide range of visitor attractions are within easy driving distance:

    •Loch Ness and Urqhart Castle - 35 minutes
    •Inverness, the Highland capital - 20 minutes
    •Cairngorm National Park & Aviemore - 1 hour
    •Isle of Skye - 2 hours
    •Whisky country (Glen Ord Distillery within 1 mile)
    •A variety of shops are within a short driving distance from the cottage.

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    4 Self Catering
    Cyclists Welcome Walkers Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Balvaird Farm Cottages
    £370.00 per unit per week

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Cottage


    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Fridge
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Private Bathroom
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Garden
    • Hi-Fi
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Special Requirements

    • No Pets Allowed


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


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Rural Location


    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    From Inverness take the road north over the Kessock Bridge and travel for five miles to the Tore roundabout, where you should take the (first left) Muir of Ord road and travel into the village. On reaching the first junction go ahead towards the traffic lights and railway bridge. Cross over railway bridge and drive past the garage on your left and out of Muir of Ord towards Conon Bridge.

    A short distance out of Muir of Ord there is a series of bends. Look out for a sign, marked "Balvaird." Turn right onto a single track road. Follow the road under a railway bridge. Balvaird Farm Cottages are on your right; look out for cedar coloured picket fence with a house sign - located to the left of gateway entrance.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Inverness city centre - rail or road options available.

    Getting there by railway:- From Inverness to Muir of Ord Station - 20mins.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Inverness airport is a 35 minute drive.

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