Lovely hillside cottage on the National Trust for Scotland (NTS) Balmacara Estate, close to Plockton (5 miles) and Skye bridge (3 miles). Many local woodland and loch walks from the house, with spectacular coastal, hill and woodland walks in the area. Sandy beaches, excellent restaurants, climbing, kayaking, boat trips and much more.
One of Scotland's most elusive mammals, the pine marten, is a frequent visitor to the garden.
This lovely spacious self-catering cottage (sleeps 7) is situated on the hillside above the small village of Balmacara Square, enjoys beautiful views to the surrounding hills and the Isle of Skye.
Pitnacree is set in some of the most spectacular scenery in the West Highlands, on the protected National Trust for Scotland Balmacara Estate. Minutes from the shore of Lochalsh and within easy reach of Plockton (4 miles), the Skye Bridge (3.5 miles), Lochcarron (20 Miles), Glenelg (21 miles), Sandaig (Camusfearna)(25 miles) and Applecross (37 miles). The famous Eilean Donan Castle is 5 miles away.
Large and secure private gardens for you to enjoy, with plenty of off-road parking. Excellent hiking trails of the local hillsides and by lochs right from your front door (1-3 hour routes). For longer hikes, there are direct footpaths to Kyle of Lochalsh and Plockton, providing long and varied routes through ancient woodlands, past lochs (one with remains of an ancient Crannog), with fantastic views of the surrounding moutains, lochs and islands. Minutes walk from Balmacara square and its lovely cafe, delicatessen and visitor art/craft gallery.
There are several stunning local beaches and this is an excellent base for walking, climbing, kayaking, wildlife-watching, and much more.
Free Wi-Fi, FreeSat TV, DVD (200+ DVDs), Hi-fi player and iPod (+ smart phone lead connection)
|Pitnacree||£450 Per unit per week|
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