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.
If you are looking for peace and quiet and to 'get away' from it all then Hill Cottage is the ideal place.
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.
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 , shop and fuel pump 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.We have a private water supply which is treated by UV filter.
Vunerable individuals (young/old/infirm) are advised to bring bottled water to drink.
Electric hob oven and grill, Microwave, fridge, Table & chairs for 4
.NEW for 2015 a conservatory offering stunning views to Loch Laxford & the mountains .
SITTING ROOM with leather 3 piece suite,coffee table & lighting.
There is NO TV reception so a video and DVD player are provided along with a selection of videos
BATHROOM with toilet, washhand basin,electric shower ,shaving point and electric towel rail.
UPSTAIRES LANDING, Reading area with selection of games & books.
DOUBLE BEDROOM with King size bed,bedside tables with lamps and a wardrobe
TWIN BEDROOM.with chest of drawers, reading lamps and hanging space
A LARGE SHED to store walking boots etc and drying area.Also houses Freezer & Tumble dryer.
OUTSIDE TOILET with toilet ,washhand basin and 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.