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  • Looking up from millpond to Ivy Cottage
    Looking up from millpond to Ivy Cottage
    Looking up from millpond to Ivy Cottage
    Cottage with Ben Wyvis in background
    Living room
    View from patio at Ivy Cottage
    Master Double Bedroom with Anta tartan
    Property description
    Strathpeffer
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    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    Ivy Cottage is a cosy Highland croft house set above a working croft on the hillside between Dingwall and Strathpeffer at the foot of Ben Wyvis.
    The cottage has stunning panoramic views from the Grampian Mountains to the east across the hills to the south and west with Ben Wyvis to the North.
    The fully enclosed garden has a picnic bench and garden seat which allows you to relax outside and catch a glimpse of the local population of red kites swoop down on the croft to feed most days. Black grouse, golden eagles, red deer and roe deer can be spotted in the hills up above the cottage.
    At the bottom of the croft is a tourist viewpoint and memorial to the famous novelist Neil Gunn.
    If its peace and tranquillity you want from your Highland break then step out the back door and walk for miles...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(2)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Yes
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Renovated and re-decorated to a high standard in February 2011 the cottage is fully centrally heated and has a wood burning stove in the living room adding to the traditional feel. Master bedroom with kingsize bed , twin bedroom with 2 single beds and 3rd bedroom with superior bunk beds . Fully fitted kitchen.
    Listing #HL236346 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Dalcross: 12.4 mi
    Railway: Dingwall: 3.7 mi
    Ferry: Ullapool: 46.6 mi
    Strathpeffer is approx 15 miles North of Inverness, 20 miles away from the nearest Airport at Dalcross, Inverness and 4 miles away from the nearest railway station at Dingwall.
    By car follow the A9 from Kessock bridge Inverness for approx 6 miles to the Tore roundabout , take second exit marked A835 Dingwall / Ullapool for 5 miles to Maryburgh roundabout. Take 3rd exit to right for 1.5 mile to 2nd set of traffic lights in the centre of Dingwall and turn left on to A834 signposted Strathpeffer for 0.5 miles. Take right turn at Vauxhall garage onto Dochcarty road. Turn left after 0.25 miles and drive for 2 miles following signs for Neil Gunn momument. The access road to Ivy cottage is just before the entrance to the monument carpark.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 12.4 mi.
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luptonmn2
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 for a stay in October 2014

We were a group of friends meeting up for a few days. We had an excellent stay . Angus and Fiona really did everything to make us comfortable. Welcome pack , advice and instruction,plenty of equipment, beautifully clean and tidy. We enjoyed being here and hope to be back next year. more

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Glad you and your friends enjoyed your trip and hopefully you managed to get some good photography done as well. You are welcome back anytime. more

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squinthor...
United Kingdom
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
68 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Ivy Cottage has the most stunning views, and we could have spent 4 days just watching the changing scenery and cloudscapes from the kitchen and panoramic bedrooms The cottage is beautifully fitted-out with everything you could wish, and the freesat and wifi worked very well for the duration. The bedrooms were very comfortable, and the living space is ample, with... more

Management response:

Glad you all enjoyed your stay at Ivy Cottage and were able to relax and enjoy the beauty of the area. Reviews like this make running the cottage so worthwhile !!! more

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Sineadb85
Belfast
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Stayed in Ivy Cottage with my partner and baby son. have to say this has to be the most relaxing trip we have had. The cottage is beautiful and equipped with everything you could possibly want or need. The welcome basket is a lovely touch. The views from the cottage are fantastic it's hard to believe you are only 5mins... more

Management response:

Glad you enjoyed your stay at Ivy Cottage - Katie the pet lamb is missing all the attention you gave her !!! more

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Listed since : Jun 2012
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