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The Cottage

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The Cottage
Very good
9 reviews
The Cottage
Floorplan
Sitting room with sea view
Double sofabed in the sitting room
Multi-fuel stove
Kitchen seats six
Double bedroom
Bunkroom
Second bunkroom
View of Hynish
View towards Mull
Ideal for watersports enthusiasts
Balephuil - one of Tiree's wonderful white sand beaches
Cattle on the beach
Flowering of the machair
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Hynish, Isle of Tiree, The Hebrides, Scotland
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Listing #HL285612
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Vickie_sc...
Elgin, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

We have ran a schol trip to tired the last 3 years staying in both the cottage and the morton Boyd house. The facilities are fantastic. Bedding and towels included. The beds are nice and comfortable and the kids (and staff) always have a great time. The cottage itself would be fantastic to rent with a family as it's a...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

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Amenities
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Bunks
    1 Sofa
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 2 nights
£70
£490
4 Nov 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
winter
2 nights
£60
£315
23 Dec 2017 -
5 Jan 2018
Xmas
2 nights
£120
£650
6 Jan 2018 -
30 Mar 2018
1
2 nights
£60
£315
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About the neighbourhood
Hynish is the place that Alan Stevenson chose in 1838 as the base for the building of the Skerryvore lighthouse and later as the shore station for the lighthouse keepers and their families. The Cottage has been restored and given a new purpose by The Hebridean Trust, founded in 1982 to preserve the unique Hebridean way of life.

One of the other listed buildings in Hynish is home to The Story of Skerryvore Lighthouse exhibition. This exhibition records the fascinating account of the hazardous Skerryvore reef, 10 nautical miles to the south west of the Isle of Tiree, and the design and construction of the tallest lighthouse in Scotland by Alan Stevenson, uncle of Robert Louis Stevenson. It features unique examples of industrial archaeology, a scale model of the lighthouse and interpretatio...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow, Oban: 0.0 km
Ferry: Oban: 0.0 km
By sea: from Oban (3 to 4 hours), ferry service to Scarinish (7.5 miles from Hynish) operated by Caledonian MacBrayne www.calmac.co.uk

By air: from Glasgow Airport (35 to 45 minutes) operated by Flybe www.flybe.com
from Oban Airport (40 minutes) operated by Hebridean Air Services www.hebrideanair.co.uk
Tiree Airport is located at Crossapol (5 miles from Hynish)

Roads on Tiree, in common with many other small islands, are nearly all single-track roads. There are passing places, locally called 'pockets', where cars must wait to enable oncoming traffic to pass or overtake.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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