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Taigh Violet Rose

Traditional thatched cottage
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Traditional thatched cottage
Entrance leading to bedroom and bathroom We have two sofa double sofa beds that can sleep  guests
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4.0 of 5 stars
Very good
9 reviews
Traditional thatched cottage
Entrance leading to bedroom and bathroom
We have two sofa double sofa beds that can sleep  guests
Utilities with shower/bath
Spring lambs
Local peat cutting
Gramsdale beach
Local sealife
Kitchen /Dinning Area
Morning dew in summer
Hills in the distance
Sunset in Gramsdale
Bogs at the foot of Reuval
Sunset off the west coast
Wild foliage photographs taken locally
Wild foliage photographs taken locally
Double room
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Benbecula Island, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland
Its location in the centre of Benbecula allows easy access to beaches, lochs, walks and local facilities including a 9 hole golf course. It is also an ideal central base for exploring the surrounding islands of North Uist, Berneray, South Uist and Eriskay which also offer an abundance of local history and bird life including the illusive corncrake and many other species of birds such as golden eagles, sea eagles and hen harriers.
About the Owner, VIOLET ROSE M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 50 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL235083 by: Holiday Lettings
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4 of 5 stars Very good - based on 9 reviews
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English first
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41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in July 2016

The cottage is at the end of a dead end road so no through traffic. There is private parking and an enclosed large garden surrounding the cottage. The cottage is compact with a double bedroom, bathroom with shower (electric) and kitchen/lounge/dining. There is a peat burning stove but we didn't use it. Electricity is via a meter which is extra....

Heather C
Perth And Kinross, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

worst cottage i have stayed in by far : on arrival all looked fine but over the course of the week we found the following: In fridge out of date food not been cleaned whole cottage unclean floor not washed crumbs in folds of sofas no sheet for folding bed no blind on window or door awoken by sun in...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Taigh Violet Rose is an attractive cottage, well situated in a quiet cull-de-sac lane with neat lawns and a picnic table. The appliances worked but there were no instructions and the interior was a little tired and in need of some refurbishment e.g. some of the kitchen drawers did not open properly, the shower leaked onto the bathroom floor as...

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
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June 15 /dec 16 7 nights
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Benbecula: 0.6 mi
Ferry: Lochmaddy: 6.2 mi
Three routes by ferry onto the islands all run by calmac ( calmac.co.uk ). <BR>Regular bus service from ferry terminal.<BR>Regular flights from mainland with Flybe (flybe.com). From Stornoway and Glasgow.<BR>Local car hire . (Ask car hire from Creagorry motors, will meet at airport or ferry if organisied before)<BR>Property is 20mins drive from Lochmaddy ferry terminal<BR> Lochboisdale ferry 40 min drive.<BR> Bernaray ferry terminal 50min drive.<BR>local airport( Benbecula) 5 min drive.<BR>
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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