Set in 2 acres of enclosed garden and croft, amidst stunning scenery in Europe's last great wilderness, the Smithy House Byre makes an ideal base for relaxing, walking, sailing, fishing (sea and loch), beach combing, wildlife watching and geology; al
Set in 2 acres of enclosed garden and croft, amidst stunning scenery in Europe's last great wilderness, the Smithy House Byre makes an ideal base for relaxing, walking, sailing, fishing (sea and loch), beach combing, wildlife watching and geology; all from your doorstep!
Beautifully renovated, the Byre retains its historic character and charm. It was constructed in the mid 19th century from local ancient stone. The Byre has many original features and is comfortably appointed with living room/kitchen with wood-burning stove. The kitchen area comes fully equipped with hob and oven, microwave, fridge and freezer. A spacious shower room is provided for your comfort. Heating is available by panel heaters to supplement the wood burning stove. The Byre is of course fully equipped with all that you will need to enjoy a relaxing and memorable stay.
Visit our website for further details www.stoersmithy.com The village of Lochinver is a scenic 20-minute drive away and has all local amenities including shops, bank, medical centre, garage, leisure centre, post office, tourist information centre, restaurants and pubs. Stoer and Clashnessie beaches are within walking distance, less than a mile from the house, and other safe, white sand beaches are close by. The surrounding area is famed for wildlife including otters, seals, deer and bird life. Sightseeing opportunities abound for all the family, many only a short walk or drive away.
Nearby, the village of Ullapool has a leisure centre and 9 hole golf course. A variety of boat trips to local attractions (Summer Isles, Handa Island, seal colony, Britain's highest waterfall) is available from points along the coast during the season.
Whatever your interests, hobbies or passions, they will all be catered for in this outstandingly scenic and friendly area - come and enjoy it while you can!