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The Old Schoolhouse, Errogie, Scottish Highlands

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    Property description
    Inverness
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Situated within the small hamlet of Errogie in Stratherrick, with beautiful views over loch and mountain, the Old Schoolhouse has a wonderful atmosphere and is a perfect base to explore the Scottish Highlands and Loch Ness. Built in 1878, and a teacher's house for over a hundred years, the Old Schoolhouse adjoins the Old School (now home to the owners). It has been simply and tastefully modernised retaining much of its original character and sleeps four in one double and one twin-bedded room. A box-hedged garden overlooking the loch is for sole use of guests, while the rear garden, run as an organic small-holding, is shared by guests and owners alike.
    We are child-friendly, and as 'eco' as possible. The absence of WiFi, mobile phone coverage and TV reception makes for a q...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Garden or Yard
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Parking
    • Porch
    • Refrigerator
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Swingset
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Ask
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK239881 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night
    Default - - 2 nights
    $121
    £75
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    House should be left clean and tidy, as it will have been found.

    One basket of firewood provided free of charge.

    Please enquire for rates for stays longer than three weeks.
  • Property location
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    The Old Schoolhouse is located in the quiet hamlet of Errogie, in hills high above the southern shores of Loch Ness, with views over Loch Mhor and the Monadhliaths. Seventeen miles away, Inverness is within easy reach for shopping, theatre, cinema and leisure facilities. The area is rich in wildlife: pine marten, deer, red squirrels, osprey and divers are all seen nearby, while RSPB'S Loch Ruthven (for Slavonian grebes) is just down the road. With miles of tracks, quiet roads and forest, or the open solitude of hill and moor, there is plenty of scope for cycling and walking straight from the house. Why not fish from the loch shore, or visit Loch Ness and the Falls of Foyers via the ancient Pass of Inverfarigaig?

    The area is steeped in history, from Neolithic hut circles to castles and battlefields, and the property makes for a good base to explore further afield: the sands of the Moray coast, Cairngorms National Park, the Caledonian forests of Glen Affric, Skye and the west...
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ANITA H
Peterborough, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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person found this review helpful

The old school house is a beautiful and characterful house with generously proportioned rooms filled with art works and a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. You should be very comfortable and warm. Everything is high spec and there are two lovely gardens front and back. A perfect place to get away and recuperate or if you have transport there are many... more

Michal P
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

My girlfriend and I went to the cottage for a few nights to relax before exams. We got a friendly reception by the owners. The place is really charming with a lot of character. The cottage is situated half way between Fort Augustus and Inverness. Since the place is small, I'd recommend doing the shopping in Inverness, which is roughly...

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214Jessic...
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
1
person found this review helpful

We have just returned from a week in 'The Old school House'. We arrived and were blown away by the scenery and how beautiful the house was. It has a really lovely feel to it and we felt really comfortable straight away. We had ordered a Tesco delivery to coincide with our arrival which was cancelled due to a puncture.... more

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