Raasay Holiday Cottage is located just 40 metres from the Atlantic, with uninterrupted views across The Minch to the Isles of Skye, Harris and Lewis. Ideal for lovers of peace and quiet, sunsets, dark skies, whale watching and the ocean.
Raasay is a self contained cottage, all on one level and with ramp access. The accommodation includes two bedrooms (double and twin) with built-in wardrobes, a comfortable lounge diner with 50” HD TV and new sofa's for 2019, Bathroom with bath and separate shower cubicle (with power shower), and a fully equipped kitchen with oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer. The cottage is cosy and warm, heated by oil fired central heating and includes a log burner (initial complimentary suppy of fuel included). The electricity supplied is from 100% renewable energy sources.
Large picture windows give stunning views over to Skye, Harris and Lewis - plus there is private beach access 40 metres across the croft that the cottage is located on.
The area boasts many sandy beaches, and the opportunity to see whales, dolphins and more right from the windows of the house. In autumn and winter, with dark skies and with right conditions, there is the opportunity to see the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights.
The cottage is located in the quiet crafting community of Melvaig, some nine miles from Gairloch, with it’s many pubs, restaurants and cafe’s. Whilst at the cottage, the only sounds you are likely to hear are the waves crashing on the beach, the sound of birdsong, and the baa-ing of the free range sheep out on the croft.
Bookings are for multiples of one week, from a Saturday, throughout the year. Included in the price is all electricity and oil for the central heating, high speed fibre internet with wi-fi, and bed linen and towels.