Highland Club Direct provides some of the best self catering apartments and cottages in Scotland. The Highland Club has a stunning location; this former Benedictine Abbey is set in 20 acres of gardens at the head of Loch Ness.
The Highland Club is situated within 2 minutes walk from the centre of Fort Augustus. Amenities include a number of local pubs/restaurants, local supermarket and a variety of gift shops. There is a 9 hole golf course, Tourist Information Centre and many local attractions and beautiful walks without the need to drive if you prefer.
The location allows traffic free access to Nevis ski area during the winter months and year round access to the Highlands and all the local outdoor/adventure sports. The beautiful beaches of the West Coast of Scotland can be found about an hour away with easy access to Isle of Skye across the new bridge at Kyle of Lochalsh. To the East there are several beaches in the Dornoch/Black Isle area. Whisky Distilleries are in all directions, while for the children, the Hogwarts Express is a train that runs along the valley where Harry Potter was filmed. The nearby ruins of Urquhart Castle, Cawdor Castle and the world famous Eilean Donan Castle are all within an hour's drive. Not forgetting the Loch Ness Visitor's Centre and the monster itself....
Highland Club Direct offers a selection of luxury apartments and cottages which have been fitted to the highest specification; a number have wireless internet access and sky TV - for details on individual apartment facilities please visit our website www.highlandclubdirect.com. Many of our apartments have been decorated by Scottish interior design team ANTA; together with stylish furnishings and high specification fittings we promise to make your stay both memorable and relaxing. As a guest you will have access to all The Highland Club has to offer, all inclusive in the cost of your holiday. Facilities included are The BOATHOUSE RESTAURANT providing an idyllic setting on the shores of Loch Ness in which you can enjoy delicious, locally sourced food. The HIGHLAND CLUB SPA AND SWIMMING POOL will be available autumn 2010. Within the stunning grounds OUTDOOR PICNIC TABLES AND BBQ'S are provided for guest use; TENNIS COURT, outdoor TABLE TENNIS, CROQUET LAWN, GIANT CHESS and CHILDRENS ADVENTURE PLAY AREA promise to keep everyone amused. The Monks refectory has been transformed into a CLUB LOUNGE with its oak panelled walls and stained glass windows, providing a sumptuous area to relax with friends or enjoy a game of SNOOKER (WIFI access available).