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Sligachan Hotel

Sligachan Hotel
Sligachan, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Sligachan Hotel is situated in the heart of the Isle of Skye in one of the most dramatic and beautiful settings in all of Scotland. Built 180 years ago Sligachan … more >>

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This dashing courtier was a favourite of Elizabeth I, but she eventually had him executed after he rose in rebellion



25 September, 1066

Battle of Stamford Bridge near York

King Harold of England surprised and defeated a Norse army under Harald Hardrada and Harold's rebellious brother Tostig

This monarch put down the 1715 Jacobite Rising of James Stewart, The Old Pretender





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Nairn (Self catering)
Coorie Doon, Nairn

Coorie Doon

This semi-detached stone cottage is in the village of Nairn and sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Nairn (Self catering)
Dalquillan, Nairn

Dalquillan

This seaside, lovely cottage is located in Nairn in the Scottish Highlands and can sleep five people in two people.
Sleeps 6

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