Torrich House Apartment

Self Catering

Torrich House, Geddes, Nairn, Nairn-shire, IV12 5SB

    This ground floor self contained apartment for up to 5 guests is situated in rural Nairnshire, having beautiful views from the large garden and comfortable conservatory across the Moray Firth to the Black Isle and Sutherland Hills beyond.

    Torrich Apartment has two bedrooms, is well furnished and equipped and is located 2 miles from the historic and picturesque village of Cawdor and 5 miles from the Victorian seaside resort of Nairn with its extensive golden beaches. Inverness, the Capital City of the Highlands with all of its attractions is only 15 miles away.

    This attractively furnished and decorated apartment is in a wing of the owner's own home near the historic village of Cawdor, with its church and pub and whose castle was made famous by Shakespeare's play MacBeth.
    The Victorian seaside resort of Nairn with its picturesque harbour and miles of golden sandy beaches is less than ten minutes away by car. Here you will find two fine golf courses, swimming pool, theatre, shops and links play area. Adjacent to Nairn is the atmospheric Culbin Forest with its extensive forest trails suitable for walking, biking and horse riding.

    The self contained apartment is entered via a well appointed conservatory and consists: Lounge with attractive furnishings, coal effect fire, TV with DVD; fully equipped Kitchen/Diner with dining table and chairs to seat 5, electric cooker, washing machine, dryer, microwave, radio etc; Bedroom 1 with double bed and single folding bed, Bedroom 2 with adult size bunk beds. Bathroom with toilet, overbath shower, and wash basin. Bed linen and towels are included in the rent. Cot and High Chair available on request.

    Torrich was once a working farm and although it is situated in the midst of farmland the only farm animals on the premises are a few Jacob sheep and chickens.

    The apartment has electric heating throughout, electricity being paid for via a £1 coin operated meter. An initial £5 worth of electricity is included in the rent.

    The apartment has exclusive off-road parking and a large lawned garden including a timber summer house solely for the use of guests. Outdoor furniture and barbecue equipment are provided.

    Pets are welcome by prior arrangement.

    Torrich Apartment is central to many local historic sites including to the west Clava Cairns, Culloden Moor Battle Field with its new interpretive centre and the afore mentioned Cawdor Castle; and to the east the picturesque fishing village of Findhorn with it's unique community, the whisky trail and the National Trust's Brodie Castle.

    Local amenities include dolphin cruises on the Moray Firth available from Inverness as is viewing of the famous Moray Firth Bottle-nosed Dolphins from nearby Fort George and Chanonry Point on the Black Isle.

    The apartment is also ideally situated for day trips to Inverness and beyond including the legendary Loch Ness; Ben Nevis and Fort William; Cairngorm National Park and Aviemore.

    Fishing is available nearby, be it at sea or by permit on the local rivers Spey, Findhorn and Nairn.

    Please note that when discounted rates are offered these apply only to full week bookings.

    What Our Guests Say.........

    Thank you for your warm welcome. We have enjoyed the spacious, clean and tidy accommodation" - Mr & Mrs K & 3 children from Netherlands

    "We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. You have made the accommodation a home from home where it has been easy staying in when the weather has been wet!. Amazed at the space in the apartment.....lounge very cosy and kitchen well equipped. A nice spot from which to explore the North and North East of Scotland...." - Mr & Mrs H from London

    "We had a lovely stay at Torrich House Apartment.We enjoyed the beautiful setting and the garden..............You anticipated our every need and we very much appreciated everything from the fully equipped kitchen to the hot water bottles! We also enjoyed meeting Rio (the dog) who visited us several times..............Thank you for your hospitality - we hope to visit again someday". - B & B from USA

    "A wonderful place for a quiet, peaceful, relaxing stay. Ideally located for exploring the local area. Great accommodation and facilities. Highly recommended!" - Mr & Mrs H from Edinburgh

    "What a wonderful stay we had!! Beautiful location, charming apartment - we had everything we needed and more! Many thanks"  - Mr & Mrs McN, & 3 children from Glasgow

    "The location is perfect...such a peaceful and comfortable base to return to at the end of each day. The children have enjoyed playing games and have had so much fun in the garden... and the visit from the friendly chicken each morning...We hope to return in the future." - Mr & Mrs M & 3 children, from Stirling

    "We had a fantastic time. Mike & Yvonne made us feel at home straight away. What a beautiful house we enjoyed our stay so much. Next time hopefully the weather will be a little better".  - Mr & Mrs N from Australia

     

    Gradings
    3 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    2014 Season
    1 May 2014 - 30 Sep 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Torrich Apartment
    £65.00 per unit per night

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Farm
    • Self Catering Holiday

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available Cot available on request at no additional cost
    • Highchair Available High chair available on request at no additional cost
    • Outdoor Play Area

    Facilities

    • Internet Access
    • Smoking Restricted Smoking allowed in the garden and in the conservatory with doors open

    Location

    • Coastal Location
    • Property On Farm
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View

    Special Requirements

    • Families
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Welcome Pets welcome by prior arrangement - no additional charge
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement Pets welcome by prior arrangement - no additional charge
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People

    Catering

    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles Eating at Cawdor Tavern and the Covenanters Arms in Auldearn
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop There are village shops in nearby Croy and Auldearn villages, however a wider variety can be found in Nairn

    Domestic

    • Bunk Beds
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Fuel Charge Electricity by coin operated meter (£1coin). £5 of electricity included in rent
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Private Bathroom
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Radio
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cash

    Transport

    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Car Space
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    From South: Take A9 towards Inverness. Follow signs for A96 towards Aberdeen. 2 miles after Inverness Airport Roundabout turn right towards Cawdor. Follow this road through Clephanton, Cawdor & Brackla. About 1 mile after Brackla turn Right immediately before the wooden bus shelter. Follow the road bearing to the right after about 200 meters. Torrich is on the left at the top of the hill.
    From East. Follow A96 towards Nairn. About 5 miles before Nairn turn left to Auldearn. Turn left immediately after the Covenanter's Inn. Follow the road towards Cawdor. Keep on and turn left immediately after the wooden bus shelter. Follow the road bearing to the right after about 200 meters. If using SatNav the following co-ordinates may help: N57.53974 W3.87625. Contact us on 01667 404679 or mobile 07753995456 if you happen to get lost.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Tourist Information Centre in Nairn Community Centre, return to A96 towards Inverness, turn left onto Waverley Road, continue on Westbury Road, turn right at B9090 (Cawdor Road) continue to follow B9090, follow B9090 to left over green iron sided bridge, follow road to right immediately over bridge until reaching "Give way" sign. Turn Right at Give way sign and left immediately after the wooden bus shelter. Follow the road bearing to the right after about 200 meters. Torrich is on the left at the top of the hill after about 200 metres.

    Getting there by railway:- The nearest railway station is at Nairn some 5 miles away from the apartment.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- The nearest airport is Inverness Airport some 10 miles away.
     

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