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Tigh Na Mairi Cottage

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Tigh na Mairi's original buliding is nearly 200 years old with stunning views of the surrounding mountains and down the Caledonain Canal and Great Glen. Built on the bank of the famous Caledonain Canal at the top lock of the village of Fort Augustus, yet less than 5 minutes walk into the centre. The flight of locks from the top lock down goes down to the even more famous Loch Ness, home of Nessie the Loch Ness Monster. We have 3 double bedrooms all with en-suite facility, hospitality trays and hair dryers in all the rooms, private parking, wifi with a guest lounge and outdoor seating area. A self service continental style breakfast is served each morning, which consists of as cereals, fruit, yogurts,orange juice, tea/coffee and toast.Cyclists, motorbikers, walkers, canoeists/kayakers, golfers all welcome.Open all year round. Can be rented if available minimum of a 3 night stay as a self catering cottage for up to 4 people.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
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Non-smoking rooms
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67Somewhat walkable
Grade: 67 out of 100
13Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
8Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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I stayed with my son this week for one night. The B&B is well located on the canal slightly further along than others but still a 3 min walk to everything. We had 2 out of the 3 rooms both of which were spotlessly clean and the beds comfy. My husband was cycling LEJOG and he
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This place is right on the path of the GGW as you walk into Fort Augustus. The host is very friendly and the rooms are warm and dry -especially grateful for that as it was pouring with train as we arrived. There are wonderful views to the back of the property over the
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We were a group of 3 doing the Great Glen Way. Location is excellent and is right on the Caledonian Canal. Views of the hills and countryside. Few minutes walking distance from the village of Fort Augustus. We had a triple room at the front with a great view over the canal. Warm
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What a find! We'll be back. We stayed here as a stop over on our way home. The location is perfect on the side of the Caledonian Canal. We were able to give Max a 4 mile walk along the canal side before breakfast. The ground floor room was perfect for the three of us. Everything
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We stayed overnight at this quaint B&B. Our host was very warm and accommodating. We had booked a triple room, which was spacious enough for us, including our carry-on baggage. The bedroom and bathroom were both clean and well-maintained. Hot water was at a comfortable
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Esta es una de las habitaciones con vistas al canal
And this is the view from the bathroom!
View toward the locks at Ft. Augustus from our room
View of the Caledonian canal from our room
"All rooms great to stay in."
"Twin, double and triple rooms are available. Our group was 7 people, we stayed in all the rooms and all of them were just perfect!"
"Any, all rooms great."
"upstairs rooms have great view of the canal and surrounding area."
"Rooms are on the smallish side but nicely done, we were at the back with no view. Top floor front rooms have fabulous views of Ben Nevis"
United KingdomScotlandLoch NessFort Augustus
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