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Creagan Ruadh

Creagan Ruadh Hougharry
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
North Uist, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland
Modernised cottage offering comfortable, family accommodation on two floors within 20 metres of the shoreline with stunning views to the Atlantic Ocean and the far flung off shore islands.

Situated within the world famous Balranald Bird Reserve this is an ideal base for the keen ornithologist, the angler or those simply seeking perfect solitude to unwind and re-charge the batteries.
Listing #HL239692
About the Owner
Gordon F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just as expected views were great, saw two otters from kitchen window first day!! Cosy cottage, plenty of kitchen equipment etc, but only one toilet roll. Windy weather kept us in more than wanted, but the views of tide and seas kept us entertained.

Thank jennyntim
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage,Very comfortable, lots of light. Comfortable beds. The Views are fabulous Views of the sea at the back door.The beach is 5 mins walk, white sand and turquoise water, just amazing. Lots of birds lovely. We did see seals in the bay. The cottage...More

Thank islaEdinburgh
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The property has been modernised to provide a fitted kitchen with appliances, two public rooms , one double bedroom on the ground floor and one double and one twin bedded room on the upper floor. The bathroom is also located on the ground floor.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: $196 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
£100 deposit required to secure reservation with full payment due 6 weeks prior to holiday date.
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About the neighborhood
Places of interest include - Taigh Chearsabhagh in Lochmaddy a museum and arts centre with cafe. Nearby is an Outward bound centre offering variour outdoor activities.

On the road from Lochmaddy to Clachan you pass an ancient burial chamber - Barpa Langass and the nearby Pobull Fhinn Stone Circle - a rare example from the past.

Famed for some of the best trout and salmon fishing in Europe with productive lochs on grassy machairs to sea angling from a boat around the coast North Uist is simply a fisherman's paradise.

The golf enthusiast is also well catered for with a 9 hole course at Balavanich and one of Tom Morris's gems - now restored to the original 18 holes at Askernsih in South Uist.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Balavanich , Isle of Benbecula: 21.1 mi
Ferry: Lochmaddy , Isle of North Uist: 17.4 mi
Ferry service by Caledonian MacBrayne from Uig ( Isle of Skye ) to Lochmaddy ( North Uist ) - Daily service - contact ferry operator for times and charges.
Flights from Glasgow,Inverness and Stornoway to Balavanich Airport,Benbecula.

Once arrived in Lochmaddy take the A867 to Clachan - turn right onto the A865 . Turn left at sign for Hougharry and follow to bottom of the road keeping to the right fork at Balranald Bird Reserve . The property is situated on the left hand side at the end of a short track from the village circular road.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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