Self Catering in Highlands and Islands - Lairg
Areas: Sutherland, Highlands and Islands
Sleeps a maximum of: 5
Pricing From: £248.00
WONDERFUL VIEWS OVER THE HILLS AND OUT TO SEA WITH DISTANT OUTER HEBRIDES VIEWS
This detached timber bungalow is half a mile from the sea in the remote crofting village of Scourie.
The remote North West Highlands delight the visitor with spectacular scenery and wonderful seascapes and none more so than at Scourie, where the rocky bay stretches North West towards Handa Island. The ferry leaves regularly from nearby Tarbet and takes visitors across to the bird sanctuary where 170 species of birds and 216 species of plants will delight ornithologists and botanists.
Loch, river and sea fishing can all be enjoyed near Scourie and walkers will be spoilt for choice. Walk 4 miles walk from Blairmore to Sandwood Bay, reputed to be the most magnificent beach in the UK and only accessible on foot. From Scourie you can explore south past Quinag to Lochinver, or north to Kinlochbervie, a major fishing port.
A day trip could also be taken to Cape Wrath, mainland Britain's most northerly point.
The accommodation offers THREE bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single bedroom. Bathroom: with shower.
Lounge/diner: with TV / DVD and hi-fi. Kitchen: microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer. Sun porch.
Outside: seating and BBQ. Amenities: Bed linen and towels included. Electricity by meter.
Wi-Fi available. Regret no pets. Location: restaurant within walking distance, village shop 0.
75 miles. Additional info: Short breaks are charged as follows: 3 & 4 nights at 75% of the full weekly rates, 5 & 6 nights will be the full weekly rate. Arrival 4pm
Services / Facilities:
Downstairs Bedroom, Downstairs Bathroom, Sea Views, Internet Access, Shop Within 1 Mile, Towels Included
Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Lairg area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
North West Highlands Geo Park - 8.9 miles (Countryside)
Old Man of Stoer - 9.9 miles (Countryside)
Stoer Head Lighthouse - 11.3 miles (Historic Building)
Clachtoll Broch - 12.1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Eas a Chual Aluinn Waterfall - 12.6 miles (Countryside)
Ardvreck Castle - 13.5 miles (Castle)
Sandwood Bay - 14 miles (Countryside)
Falls of Kirkaig - 16.2 miles (Countryside)
Bone Caves - 18 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Dun Dornaigil Broch - 18.9 miles (Prehistoric Site)
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