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The Loch Leven Hotel

The Loch Leven Hotel
Ballachulish, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

With a beautiful loch-side setting and mountain views this traditional Highland hotel offers comfortable accommodation in relaxing surroundings with most of the rooms having picturesque views of the loch and … more >>

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This battle took place on 9 August, 1588 and ended with the failure of the Spanish Armada invasion attempt


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24 March, 1603

Death of Elizabeth I

Elizabeth's death at Richmond Palace led to the succession of James VI of Scotland as James I of England

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This sickly monarch died at the age of 16, leaving the throne to his elder sister



Dunvegan (Self catering)
Mill Cottage, Dunvegan

Mill Cottage

This very spacious detached house is situated in the popular village of Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Dunvegan (Self catering)
Florin Cottage, Dunvegan

Florin Cottage

Sleeping five people in three bedrooms, this single storey cottage on the Isle of Skye is close to Edinbane hamlet, and near Dunvegan.
Sleeps 5

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