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The Highland Haven, (6 bed & 4 bed) NC500

Barn -
2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Mey, Thurso, Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
The Highland Haven is a newly converted Barn at one of the most Northerly tips of mainland Scotland.Our unique Scandinavian style guesthouse has accommodation for up to 10 guests.
We have two rooms, the Barn sleeps 6 and the Burrow sleeps 4. Each room has bespoke box beds complete with USB,reading light and privacy shutter.The perfect place to hideaway with a good book! The rooms also have a large luxurious ensuite shower room.
Our main living area is open plan layout with fully equipped kitchen, dining table and lounge. Our wood burning stove keeps our guests cosy even in the summer months.
We have a secure bikeshed and parking and unlimited wifi.With stunning views over to Dunnet Head and our near neighbours on Orkney, The Highland Haven is the perfect place to switch off from the day to day and reconnect with nature in this beautiful u...
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Listing #HL9739420
About the Owner
Bronagh B
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2018
Interaction with guests
We love to greet our guests and are happy to do whatever they need to make their stay at The Highland Haven a relaxing experience. We have tourist information available as well as local knowledge of our quiet, unspoilt little corner ( you can see Orcas in the early summer months!). We can light a fire or cater breakfast, lunch and dinner. We do provide breakfast essentials and like to be there to wish you a safe onward journey.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Near the Castle of Mey and the beautiful white sand Dunnet beach, this lovely barn conversion gave us the perfect place to spend Christmas with family. For a bunkhouse this place is luxurious - classy shower rooms, a log-burner in the open plan living/kitchen area...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Cruiser46099883410, VR Owner at The Highland Haven, (6 bed & 4 bed) NC500, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review, we love to have families to stay and explore this unspoilt part of the North, BB.

Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful bunk house, situated on a stunning sea coast where seals and orcas, are thrown in if you can tare yourself from the comfy bunk house,Bronagh, is the perfect host,and the food beautiful just take a few bottles of wine to enjoy with...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Cruiser46099883410, VR Owner at The Highland Haven, (6 bed & 4 bed) NC500, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words, we hope to welcome you back in the not to distant future, BB.

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Reviewed 16 November 2018

A group of 7 family and friends aged between 64 and 3 spent our first night on the NC500 at the Highland Haven. We were given a very warm welcome and spent the evening snuggled up in front of a lovely log fire. Views were...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Barbara L
Cruiser46099883410, VR Owner at The Highland Haven, (6 bed & 4 bed) NC500, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Thank you Barbara for your kind words. We love having families to stay and we really hope you and yours visit again, BB.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We ask guests to keep noise to a minimum after 10pm. Children should be accompanied at all times and the property should be left as it is found.
    1 Shower
    2 Attached (ensuite)
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Dates Min stay Per night
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3 Jan 2019 -
31 Mar 2019
2 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: £30 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
We are situated on the outskirts of Thurso in East Mey. The Castle of Mey, former residence of the Queen Mother, is a walk/short drive away.
We are 5 minutes from Gills bay, gateway to Orkney and John O'Groats is 10 minute drive.
We are lucky to have some wonderful nature walks right on our doorstep where you can spot puffins, orcas, seals for our hidden beaches and lots more.
There are local eateries, beaches and other attractions within a 10 mile radius. The perfect place to get away from it all.
Getting around
The 80D bus runs from Thurso to John O'Groats and you can request a stop at the top of our road, a 5 minute walk away.
There is a train station in |Wick and Thurso which runs on the beautiful coastal railway line to Inverness.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Wick and John O'Groats Airport: 30.0 km
Railway: Thurso Train Station: 21.0 km
Ferry: Gills Bay Ferry Terminal: 3.0 km
Our local airport in Wick has flights from Heathrow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen. They will be introducing new routes very soon.
There are regular trains from Inverness to Thurso/Wick, passing through some of the most glorious pieces of coastline for those cycling.
The number 80D bus has daily transfers between Thurso and John O'Groats. Alternatively, check out our whereabouts on google maps UK . We have private parking and a secure bike shed for 10 bikes.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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