The perfect 'Get away from it all' location.Hill Cottage, near Scourie, is a traditional stone built crofters cottage still owned by the family who built it,with stunning views of sea loch and mountains.Walkers,wildlife & birdwatchers heaven.
Set in a stunning location overlooking Loch Laxford on the North west coast of Scotland, approximately 90 miles north of Inverness. This part of Western Scotland is a remote area of outstanding natural beauty, with island-studded bays, gleaming sandy beaches and towering cliffs. It is an ideal location from which to explore the North West of Scotland or for a total 'Get away from it all' holiday.
Located 1 mile from the seasonal ferry to 'Handa Island',managed by the Scottish Wildlife Trust.
Handa hosts one of the largest seabird breeding colonies in N.W. Europe and is a great day out.
Golfers can enjoy a game at Durness, the most northerly golf course on the British mainland.
Walkers & sea kayakers paradise and bring your dog who will love the empty beaches.
Despite this being the next best thing to wilderness, a place where you can almost feel you are alone on this beautiful planet,
there is a seafood restaurant(seasonal) just a mile from the cottage at Tarbet.
The nearest Hotel with bar & seasonal restaurant and shop are in Scourie 6 miles away.
The main nearest shopping and touring centres are Ullapool and Lairg.
The cottage and water are heated by electricity
Electric hob oven and grill, Microwave, fridge, Table & chairs for 4
Stunning views to Loch Laxford & the mountains from the kitchen window.
SITTING ROOM with leather suite,
There is no TV reception so a video and DVD player are provided along with a selection of videos
BATHROOM with electric shower & shaving point.
UPSTAIRES LANDING, Reading area with selection of games & books & easy chair.
DOUBLE BEDROOM with King size bed
A LARGE SHED to store walking boots etc and drying area.Also houses Freezer & Tumble dryer.
OUTSIDE TOILET with washing machine.
Outdoor washing line.
Garden with outdoor furniture and stunning views.
Parking & turning space for one car..
Bed linen and electricity is included in the price. Sorry but we are unable to supply a cot or high chair.
One dog allowed by prior agreement.
PRIVATE WATER SUPPLY which is treated but vunerable individuals eg very young /old/infirm, are advised to bring bottled water.