Black Isle Self Catering cottage, Tower House, Avoch, sleeps 8

Areas: Black Isle

Tower House
Highlands and Islands

Tower House, Avoch, Highlands and Islands
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Sleeps a maximum of: 8

Pricing From: £730.00 - 1589.00

This beautiful and unique, semi-detached cottage in Avoch, Scotland, sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.

Tower House is a delightful holiday home with stunning accommodation, set in the attractive coastal village of Avoch in the Scottish Highlands. With four bedrooms across the three floors, each with their own en-suite facilities, the property can sleep up to eight people. You'll also find a cloakroom, a split-level kitchen with dining area, a utility room, a ground floor sitting room and a second floor split-level sitting room with woodburner, along with a separate snug room and a library. Outside, you'll find ample off road parking and a lawned garden with furniture and barbecue. Tower House offers friends and families a lovely location for discovering this beautiful part of Scotland, with stunning, well-equipped holiday accommodation that is sure to delight.


Amazing property. WOW!!
Had a fab time in the amazing property. Rob & Rachel made us all feel very welcome. 8 in the party ranging from 9-60 years old and every single person instantly fell in love with this charming building. Couldn't want for anything more. The Station Hotel down the road is lovely for a beer and a game of pool. Went to The Plough Inn a mile or so in Rosemarkie - the landlord collected us all from the property and dropped us back later on so we could all have a drink and watch the football!! Thanks again to Rob & Rachel for a fab long weekend! Quick question - can we move in on a more permanent basis??!!

Fantastic property in great location
The Tower House is set in a great location overlooking Avoch harbour and the converted church has been done to a high standard. Despite visiting during a cold spell, it was very comfortable and the feature upstairs sitting room with the log burner was a joy to be in. Great facilities and well equipped. Great for large parties with the number of WC/ showers available. The down stairs bedroom was perfect for my elderly mother as the spiral stairs can be challenging if often travelled however are a big part of the feel of the place. We were greeted by the owners and made to feel welcome, so many nooks and crannies to explore, all tastefully decorated and in sync with the house. A great information pack was provided and nice place to visit map in the library. We would love to come back again if we can and highly recommend.

Incredible house in a great location
We visited Avoch with a large group of friends and two dogs, and we were absolutely blown away by the accommodation at the Tower House.There's so much room, so even with seven adults we never felt in each other's pockets. Amazing first impression, being a very large converted church atop a hill with views over the harbour. Brilliantly equipped and very sociable kitchen-diner, comfortable bedrooms, two (very) large lounges and a smaller lounge/library room. Lots of info for local attractions, books, DVDs... everything you could need. Very friendly owners only too happy to share local knowledge. In fact, all the locals we met were really nice. Only minor things to note would be that all of the bedrooms have windows looking out onto the rest of the house, which does mean people can see into your room from a variety of angles. It's no doubt to keep the rooms brights and airy. We all overcame this by hanging coats over the window-frames with coat-hangers, but some frosted glass would be nice. The location is really good, being just a short drive from some other lovely villages along the coast, and several beaches. Not too far into Inverness either, and we all struck out to the Cairngorms and Loch Ness too - easy reach by car, and great fun for the dogs. Would recommend this place to anyone, and would certainly return - there's lots more to explore in this stunning part of the world.

One not to miss!
A large unique property, a credit to those who renovated this wonderful building. Decorated to merge traditional and modern with an exotic flair, the Tower House is one not to miss. Rachel & Rob have an eye for interior design which is reflected in each colourful room. Although Tower House sleeps 8 +, we booked for 2 adults and 2 well behaved dogs, everyone should experience time in a property like this with light flooding rooms and fantastic views to the sea. The surrounding villages and places to visit are bountiful, all within a short drive. The locals are very friendly and always welcome a chat. We enjoyed an afternoon drink in the Plough Inn and a quality curry at Gabi's after a long walk. Thanks to Rachel & Rob for their hospitality, we'll see you again.

Wow Wow Wow Amazing Holiday Rental
What a fantastic house in a fantastic location. Very handy for Inverness and access to North or South attractions The house is stunning in a lovely location, it is well looked after and has great character with lots of lovely details. The split levels to the house make it great to spread out in, the kids loved it! Amazing views and the harbour is very close great for dolphin watching. Great owners, Rob and Rachel who were very friendly and helpful, great communication will definitely be back.
catherine t

Services / Facilities:

Oil central heating with woodburning stove. Range cooker with electric ovens and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x Smart TVs with Freeview, DVD, sound bar, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Lawned garden with furniture and BBQ. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Coast 5 mins walk. Note: There is a central spiral staircase linking all of the floors, so care needs to be taken on the stairs and landings and children must be supervised at all times.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Fortrose Cathedral - 2 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

Groam House Museum - 2.9 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Fort George - 4.8 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Inverness Museum and Art Gallery - 6.4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Knocknagael Boar Stone - 6.8 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Culloden Battlefield - 6.8 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Clava Cairns - 7.7 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Cromarty Courthouse Museum - 9.5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Hugh Millerís Cottage - 9.6 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Cawdor Castle - 9.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

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