The Smithy House

Self Catering

Stoer, Lochinver, Sutherland, IV27 4JE

    Set in 2 acres of enclosed garden and croft, amidst stunning scenery in Europe's last great wilderness, the Smithy House makes an ideal base for relaxing, walking, sailing, fishing (sea and loch), beach combing, wildlife watching and geology; all fro

    Set in 2 acres of enclosed garden and croft, amidst stunning scenery in Europe's last great wilderness, the Smithy House 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 house retains its historic character and charm. It was constructed in the mid 19th century as a substantial dwelling built from local ancient stone. The house has many original features and is comfortably appointed with living room with open fire, family sitting room/library, kitchen/dining room with utility room off, 3 bedrooms (king, twin, single), bathroom(bath and shower) and separate shower room (with power shower).Central heating and hot water is provided by an oil-fired Rayburn. The House is of course fully equipped with all that you will need to enjoy a relaxing and memorable stay.

    Visit our website for more 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!
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    The Smithy House
    £325.00 per unit per week

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

    Children

    • Cot Available
    • Outdoor Play Area
    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Picnic Area

    Leisure Facilities

    • Television
    • Satellite / Cable TV

    Special Requirements

    • Senior Citizens
    • Families
    • Non smokers
    • Groups Welcome
    • Young People
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Pets Welcome
    • Business Travellers

    Domestic

    • Kitchen
    • Lounge
    • Freezer
    • Iron Available
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Linen Provided
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Shower
    • Fridge
    • Microwave
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Hairdryer Available

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking

    Location

    • Rural Location
    • Remote Location

    Transport

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

    Road Directions

    •From the Kessock Bridge just North of Inverness city centre -
    •Go over the bridge and stay on the A9 heading to Thurso/Ullapool/A835.
    •At the 1st roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A835 heading to Ullapool/Dingwall/A862, Go through 1 roundabout marked to Ullapool.
    •Enter Ullapool, follow the road as it turns away from the shore and heads north - A835
    •Follow A835 for approx 18 miles north of Ullapool to Ledmore Junction and turn left to Lochinver/A837
    •Just before Lochinver, turn right onto B869 marked Stoer/Achmelvich.
    •Follow single track road straight on and you will pass through Clachtoll and onto Stoer - approx 7 to 8 miles.
    •Travel approximately 1 mile beyond Stoer village.
    •The Smithy House is just beyond the junction at Rhu Stoer Community Hall.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Lochinver Tourist information - take the B869 (first left outside the village) signposted Stoer, follow this road for 7 miles. Continue through Stoer village; after approximately one mile you will see a white building (the village hall) on your right, the Smithy House is the next building, also on the right.

    Getting there by railway:- From Inverness Railway station take a bus to Ullapool and then a bus to Stoer; please contact us for exact details.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Inverness airport travel to Inverness and then follow directions as above by road or bus.

    Getting there by ferry:- •If disembarking at Ullapool, follow the road as it turns away from the shore and head north on the A835
    •Continue to follow A835 for approx 18 miles north of Ullapool to Ledmore Junction and turn left to Lochinver/A837
    •Just before you enter Lochinver, turn right onto B869 marked Stoer/Achmelvich.
    •Follow this single track road straight on (if it can be called straight!) and you will pass through Clachtoll and onto Stoer - approx 7 to 8 miles.
    •Travel approximately 1 mile beyond Stoer village.
    •The Smithy House is just beyond the junction at Rhu Stoer Community Hall.


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