They say the 'West is the Best', and on either a Stormy day when the waves are crashing on the beaches, the clouds rushing over the mountains, and the scenery is changing by the minute, or by contrast on a Sunny day the aqua blue water of the sea and the sandy beaches of Gruinard Bay this is a place that can deliver memories for years to come, it’s no wonder the west can definitely live up to it’s amazing reputation.
If you are looking for a cosy get away with your loved one, a family holiday reconnecting with each other, exploring nature, or simply just need to get away from it all Tign Acair and the magical Gruinard Bay will fulfil all your dreams and expectations.
You are only a step away from the lovely sandy beach at Gruinard Bay and within easy walking distance to the local post office/shop/petrol station. Mellon Udrigle which is another stunning beach just 15 minutes by car from the cottage, both beaches ideal for launching a sea Kayak , or when the winds right some surfing or simply enjoying a picnic.
The world famous Inverewe Gardens and restaurant in Poolewe are a 20 minute drive away. Also within the local area is the new Arctic Convoy Museum and Oran na Mara a lovely coffee shop with amazing views over Aultbea and Mellon Charles which has a perfume studio and coffee shop.
Gairloch is 30 minutes away and has more shops, a golf course and the New Gairloch Museum. Ullapool is around 50 minutes away which is a lovely day out.
If you need to get some work done on your holiday there is a 3G/4G enabled wifi and mobile phone signal. Let us know if you do not want to be plugged into the web, and we will not make the WiFi password available.
Ultimately if looking for a complete getaway in a peaceful location in the Highlands with stunning views you will love it here.
Inverness 73 miles
Inverness Airport 78 miles
Gairloch 18 miles
Inverewe Gardens 12 miles
Ullapool 39 miles
Gruinard Beach ¾ mile (walking)
Melon Udrigle Beach 7 miles
Red Point Beach 30 miles