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Ocean View, Dunnet near Thurso

Certificate of Excellence 2014
  • Ocean View Holiday Cottage.... A warm welcome awaits you!
    Ocean View Holiday Cottage.... A warm welcome awaits you!
    Ocean View Holiday Cottage.... A warm welcome awaits you!
    Brough Bay, 5 minutes walk from Ocean View Cottage
    Dining Kitchen
    Northern Lights over Brough Bay 23/02/2014 by Dawn Sinclair
    Sitting room with peat burning stove, wooden window shutters and period features
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Ocean View is a lovingly restored, detached traditional croft cottage on a working croft peacefully situated near Dunnet Head, the most northerly point on mainland Britain.

    Comfortable, homely accommodation with spectacular views of Dunnet Head, the Pentland Firth and the Orkney Isles.

    Charming period features such as pine panelling, wooden floors, wooden window shutters and a peat burning stove all of which make for a unique Highland holiday experience.

    Ocean View is quietly nestled in its own sheltered garden and surrounded by open fields and expansive moorland beyond. Plenty of wildlife nearby including a resident seal colony at Brough Bay. Deer, otters, puffins and many other seabirds nearby. The ideal environment for walking, golfing, fishing, cycling, surfing, bird watching, vis...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Parking
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Tea towels, kitchen foil, kitchen roll, toilet rolls and cleaning products provided

    Utility Room with washing machine, Belfast sink, toilet, indoor drying area, storage for bicycles, surf gear etc.

    Sitting Room with peat/log burning stove (free peat provided)

    Electric storage heating throughout (included in rental)
    Listing #HL252850 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Wick Airport: 25.0 km
    Railway: Thurso: 15.0 km
    Ferry: Scrabster, Thurso: 15.0 km
    By car following the A9 north to Thurso
    By rail to Thurso Rail Station
    By air to Inverness or Wick Airport. (Car Hire available in Inverness and Wick)
    By ferry to Newcastle
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.8 km.
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ian p
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 July 2014 for a stay in June 2014

cottage was excellent, comfortable and well equipped but retaining its character. area was very good for me as birdwatcher and nature lover with plenty of well marked walks in the immediate vicinity Caithness is a very easy place to be at this time of year with plenty to see and even john'o groats has resisted commercialisation road network is excellent... more

Liz T
Stroud, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 July 2014 for a stay in June 2014

peaceful location met by perfect hosts with fresh eggs and flowers . Far better equipped than any other cottage I have stayed in .even provided free peat and wood for fire. Lovely garden with Fab views to orkney would def go back birds and their songs at cottage were amazing more

Jan P
Corby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Although we planned to go out for meals in the evening, we didn't need to as the cottage was well equipped and it was nice just to relax in this lovely, comfortable, homely place. more

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Listed since : Jul 2012
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Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 112 days ago
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