Taigh A' Bhraoin

Self Catering

1a Letters, Ullapool, Ross-shire, IV23 2SD

    Taigh a Bhraoin overlooks Loch Broom and the views extend to Beinn Dearg and the mountains beyond. It is 10 miles from Ullapool and makes a perfect base for touring the magnificent North-West Highlands of Scotland. Come and experience it.

    Get away from it all and relax in the beauty of the North-west Highlands Taigh a' Bhraoin (Gaelic for 'Broom Cottage') is a luxury self-catering cottage situated on the left just as you come into Letters, a tiny village (or more accurately, a small scattering of houses) situated on the west side of Loch Broom, about 10 miles south of Ullapool.

    The cottage, which sleeps up to 8 people plus a baby, comprises four bedrooms (1 king size en-suite, 1 double and 2 twins), a lounge/dining room with patio doors, fully equipped kitchen (with microwave, washer/dryer and dishwasher), upstairs bathroom and luxury bathroom downstairs complete with sauna.

    With magnificent views across Loch Broom and towards Inverlael Forest, Beinn Dearg and the mountains beyond, the cottage is tastefully furnished to a high standard and has a south-facing patio where the panoramic views can be enjoyed. Guests have access to the hills and lochans above, and the pebble shore below (although care is required as the descent is steep). Hillwalking and forest trails as well as more serious climbing can be enjoyed in the area including Inverlael Forest, Beinn Dearg, An Teallach, Stac Pollaidh and Ben Mor Coigach.

    The North-west of Scotland has an abundance of wildlife including Golden eagles, buzzards, puffins, otters, pine martens, red deer, seals, dolphins and porpoises, many of which can be seen in the vicinity of Taigh a' Bhraoin.

    Ullapool, the ferry port for the Outer Hebrides, is only ten miles away with its restaurants, bars and shops. There is also a nine-hole golf course, leisure centre with swimming pool and tennis courts.

    Sea-fishing trips are available from Achiltibuie and boat hire from Ardmair. Permits for local rivers and lochs can be obtained in Ullapool.


    Come to Taigh a' Bhraoin and find out the secrets of the North-west Highlands of Scotland. We hope to exceed your expectations.

    Gradings
    4 Self Catering
    Awards
    Mobility difficulties Cyclists Welcome Walkers Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Taigh a' Bhraoin
    £650.00 per unit per week

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Cottage
    • Holiday Rentals
    • Seasonal Breaks
    • Self Catering Holiday

    Domestic

    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Fuel Charge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Payphones Available
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • WC EnSuite
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Washing Machine

    Health & Wellbeing

    • Sauna

    Location

    • Coastal Location
    • Lochside Location
    • Mountains area
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Village Location
    • Waterfront Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available

    Facilities

    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Hi-Fi
    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Electron
    • JCB Card
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card

    Transport

    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    Take the A9 north from Inverness to Tore. From there, take the A835 towards Ullapool. Follow the A835 until about 4 miles north of Braemore Junction where you will come to a small single track road on your left signposted for Letters. Take this road turning first right after about 100 metres. Then continue for about 3 km and Taigh a' Bhraoin is on your left just before the signpost for the village of Letters. Approximate journey time from Inverness 1hour. Distance approx 70 km.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Garve take A835 west for about 24 miles then turn left along minor road for Letters and Loggie. Follow the signs for Letters. Taigh A' Bhraoin is about 2 miles along this road on the left just at the sign for Letters.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Inverness airport travel west towards Inverness. Take A9 north signposted for Wick. Go over Kessock Bridge to roundabout. At Tain (6 miles) take A835 heading for Ullapool. Stay on A835 at next roundabout at Conon Bridge. Follow A835 through Contin, Tarvie and Garve and on towards Ullapool. About 24 miles west of Garve take a minor road to the left signposted for Letters and Loggie. Follow the signs for Letters. Taigh A' Bhraoin is about 2 miles along this road on he left.

    Transport within Scotland

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by a ramp or lift :
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to a public toilet
      • to one or more bedrooms
      • to the lounge

    Building Entrance

    • There are steps to the main entrance
      • Number of steps 3

    Parking

    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • with a ramp
    • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath
      • separate shower unit

    General Questions

    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment

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

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