Half an hour's drive from Inverness yet in the most peaceful, beautiful spot you could wish for, this cottage has everything you need to come home to after days exploring the stunning surroundings. We (family of four) were here in winter (and hoping to come again next winter!) - I imagine in summer it would be even more beautiful. The cottage is clean, comfortable and cozy, lovely big gardens, wood-burning stove, excellent kitchen equipment, comfy beds and all the peace and quiet you could wish for. Glorious. Also excellent wifi, a great selection of books and games and owners who leave a little welcome present (and turn the heating on!) for your arrival as well as chopping extra wood for you when you're not there like elves... Did I mention the wood-burning stove? Can't recommend this place highly enough.
We stayed in Woodside cottage (just outside of Errogie) for 6 days in September and had a great time. The location was ideal for us in between Inverness and Fort Augustus but very isolated (so beware if not your thing). If you like the tranquility, hiking, Climbing or need a base for Loch Ness this place would be great.
The Cottage is well kitted out; it has WiFi, a log burner with unlimited wood, a great kitchen that is well stocked with utensils, games, books and is dog friendly. The outside of the property is actually ring fenced so we could let our dog just run around (which was great) but if your dog was particularly small kit may get under the front gate just to warn!
As for comms and contact with the owner i can say only very good things, the supplied information was great and the minor issues we had he sorted out quickly and politely! Excellent in general.
The only downsides of the whole stay were the bathroom was downstairs (far from the bedroom) and there was no phone signal but to be fair this is a house phone which can be used and there is WIFI.
Would definitely go back to Woodside and recommend. This would be a really good deal for a family of 4 with a dog.
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