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Sutherland Self Catering cottage, Hilltop, Lochinver, sleeps 4

Areas: Sutherland

Highlands and Islands

Hilltop, Lochinver, Highlands and Islands

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £347

This single-storey, detached cottage is situated in Clachtoll near the fishing port of Lochinver and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.

Hilltop is a lovely single-storey, detached cottage situated in the rural, friendly community of Clachtoll, six miles from the fishing port of Lochinver in the Scottish Highlands. This cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a bathroom. The cottage also has a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with woodburning stove.

Outside there's ample off road parking and an enclosed lawned garden. Hilltop is a lovely cottage that's in an get away from it all location.


What a shame
Clactoll is a stunning location with fantastic beaches and rugged countryside, however, we felt rather let down with this accommodation. We expected some lovely sea views but we were behind a grassy hill so couldn't see it. The cottage had loads of potential but we didn't receive any greeting from anyone. Upon arrival (at 3.40pm) following an eight hour journey, we were told the cottage was only half cleaned so had to come back in an hour, which we did. As we pulled up three lads and a computer came out. I asked one of them about wifi and phone signal to which he replied, there isn't any. They walked away and we were left to enter the house ourselves. It was a nice house, however, there was only a double bed, there was a used bar of soap in the shower, there were no drawers to put clothes in although it looked like some were ready to be built in the wardrobes, the heating wasn't working although the water was hot? We had no emergency information or instructions for anything, a contact telephone number but no signal and the most disconcerting thing was someone entered the property in our absence without giving any prior knowledge or note being left to let us know. The entry was clearly about the heating as it was on full blast when we returned one day and three screws which we knew had been on top if the thermostat were now in the kitchen. This I thought unacceptable! There were reviews in a notebook but they were intermittent dates and all were very positive which I struggled to believe. I would recommend Clachtoll and the area surrounding but I wouldn't recommend this accommodation. We have stopped in better cottages with better views, facilities and service for less money.
Angela S

The location was amazing and it was a nice private cottage situated in beautiful, unspoiled land where the sheep are free to roam. The sights were spectacular and the beaches stunning.
Mr Duncan



Parking Space Parking Space
Linen Provided Linen provided
Towels Provided Towels provided
Dishwasher Dishwasher
cooker Cooker
Refrigerator Fridge
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Televsion Television


Single Beds

Double Beds

Twin Beds


Oil central heating with woodburning stove
Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD
Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc in rent
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Ample off road parking
Enclosed garden
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop, pub and harbour 6 miles
Coast 1 mile

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Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

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

Clachtoll Broch - 0.5 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Stoer Head Lighthouse - 4.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Culag Woods - 4.6 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Old Man of Stoer - 5.1 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Falls of Kirkaig - 7.3 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Little Assynt (Leitir Easaidh) - 8.4 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Ardvreck Castle - 12.4 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Wailing Widow Falls - 12.4 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

North West Highlands Geo Park - 12.5 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve - 14.7 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

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