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Balnain Cottage-Private Lochan

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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
3 reviews
Front of Cottage from Garden
Cottage Across the Lochan
Dining Room
The Garden
Lounge
The Boat
West Down to Lochan
Garden
Looking South
Play Area
Balnain Cottage from Adjacent Fields
Welcome to the Lake
Looking North
Seating Area Overlooking Lochan
Pine Marten- Regular Visitor to Bird Table
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Overview
Rental Home /
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Strathpeffer, Ross and Cromarty, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Balnain cottage has a private Lochan and enjoys fabulous views from every room and is set in well maintained, landscaped gardens which are a key feature of the property. A variety of peaceful seating areas are dotted around the garden to allow guests to enjoy the wealth of interesting views. A small sheltered seating area overlooks a unique lochan which is a focal feature within the private enclosed garden. There are a wide variety of activities and places of interest within a short drive, including the spectacular Rogie Falls, the charming Victorian spa town of Strathpeffer and the picturesque fishing town of Ullapool. There are many wonderful walks and cycle tracks, and for the more adventurous, Ben Wyvis one of the easier Munros to climb, is a 5 minute drive away. The market town of Dingwall is also close by and next door to the cot... Read more
About the owner, Gary S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL257842 by: Holiday Lettings
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Jacquelin...
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 for a stay in September 2014

We spent a week at Balnain and had a wonderful time. Loved the outside space during the day - quiet but full of wildlife. And everything you need in the cottage for a warm and relaxing evening. Look forward to a return visit sometime soon. more

sib4897
Ashton-under-Lyne, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

Our third stay at this wonderful house and garden which provides everything we need for a totally relaxing, and private, break away from the hustle and bustle of urban life. We hope to visit again in the not too distant future. more

Carolyn K
Canncok
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013 for a stay in June 2011
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This is a fabulous location - I never visited the same place twice until I found this amazing place, now I return every year. It is perfect: quiet, secluded, safe, an amazing place for the wildlife enthusiast. Red Deer, Roe Deer, Red Kites all come near the garden, wood peckers , wrens and siskins. If you didn't want to leave... more

Amenities
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    No
  • Elder Access:
    No
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    Yes
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
$115
£80
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$577
£400
Jan 10, 2016 -
Mar 19, 2016
Low
4 nights
$115
£80
$115
£80
$577
£400
Mar 20, 2016 -
Apr 2, 2016
Easter
7 nights
$130
£90
$130
£90
$722
£500
Apr 3, 2016 -
Jun 25, 2016
Mid#/@
4 nights
$115
£80
$115
£80
$650
£450
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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
A 10% loyalty discount is available for Guests who have previously stayed at Balnain Cottage please mention this offer when contacting us.
10% deposit taken to secure booking and balance due 8 weeks before commencement of Holiday.
payment can be by Cheque, Paypal or Bank Transfer.
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 28.6 mi
Railway: Garve: 3.1 mi
Ferry: Ullapool: 34.8 mi
The closest Airport is Inverness which is around a 45 minute drive. EasyJet fly from Gatwick, Bristol and Luton. Flybe fly from Manchester and Birmingham. Car hire is available from Avis and Europcar.
Dingwall rail station is approximately 10 miles away. Garve station is only 3 miles away but there are no taxi services close by.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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