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Luxury Self Catering in the Scottish Highlands

  • Walnut Cottage
    Walnut Cottage
    Walnut Cottage
    Walnut Cottage Master Bedroom. Enjoy a sunset view over the mountains from the balcony facing west.
    Our Highland Cattle graze just over the fence for your cottage and are certainly not camera shy.
    Kitchen with granite work tops and modern appliances.
    Arrive in Style. We can arrange pickup/golf tours or sight seeing trips. please just ask.
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    Luxury Accommodation at Walnut Cottage
    Originally the western end of a stone built Highland Steading (Scottish word for barn), built in the early 1800s. The walls in this cottage are two feet thick and have been keeping the Scottish weather at bay for around 200 years.
    Walnut Cottage is named after the six walnut trees planted only fifty yards away. The walnuts from these trees were originally used for dying clothes long before modern dyes were available.
    This Steading was built by Major Colin Mackenzie and was converted by the current owners Kenneth and Lesley Mackenzie in 2009/10.
    Originally used as a grain and wool store the accommodation available upstairs now includes two double bedrooms. Both have en-suite bathrooms and the master bedroom boasts a balcony looking west with stunning v...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Playground
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shared Yard
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FKN3842037 by: FlipKey
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012 for a stay in October 2011

We came here as a family in October and stayed in Walnut Cottage. The accommodation was spotlessly clean, everything you could ask for or need was there and the owners were wonderful. The kitchen crockery was by Tain Pottery who were only 30 minutes up the road so we went there to see it being made. It is really luxurious... more

Kathy C
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
44 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012 for a stay in August 2012

We stayed in The Stables for six nights in August 2012. Can't say enough wonderful things about this propery. Spotlessly clean. Very large rooms. A wonderful welcome pack. Free wifi. Very quiet even though most of the other properties were occupied. A wonderful place to explore the highlands from. The view from bedrooms was magnificent. more

Aisling R
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012 for a stay in July 2012

Stayed in the chestnut cottage last week , accommodation was immaculate and very comfortable . Beds were so cosy and had the best nights sleep there . Would be ideal for any family wanting a relaxing break in the Scottish highlands . Great little play area which my 4 year old really enjoyed. Having wifi was also a nice bonus.... more

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