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Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage

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Rowan Cottage Aurora Borelis
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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
1 night minimum
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This luxury self catering holiday cottage has been desccribed by our guests as the best self-catering holiday accommodation they have ever stayed in. 'One of the most spectacular views on North Uist from the comfort of a beautifully restored house.' Best Selling Author Peter May Situated on the shores of Loch Blashaval, a sea loch on the island of North Uist in the Outer Hebrides, it has uninterrupted views from the Isle of Harris to the Isle of Skye. The Western Isles have an abundance of wildlife and are blessed with some of the best beaches in the UK with white sand and turquoise water. The cottage is fitted out to the highest of standards to make your stay the most comfortable as possible. A telescope is provided to assist you with viewing , Seals, Sea Otters, Porpoises, Red Deer, a...This luxury self catering holiday cottage has been desccribed by our guests as the best self-catering holiday accommodation they have ever stayed in. 'One of the most spectacular views on North Uist from the comfort of a beautifully restored house.' Best Selling Author Peter May Situated on the shores of Loch Blashaval, a sea loch on the island of North Uist in the Outer Hebrides, it has uninterrupted views from the Isle of Harris to the Isle of Skye. The Western Isles have an abundance of wildlife and are blessed with some of the best beaches in the UK with white sand and turquoise water. The cottage is fitted out to the highest of standards to make your stay the most comfortable as possible. A telescope is provided to assist you with viewing , Seals, Sea Otters, Porpoises, Red Deer, and rare birds including Sea Eagles from the house. Fly fishing for salmon and Brown trout is popular on the Island of North Uist and information can be found on this site, with some of the lochs within walking distance of the cottage.Great for walkers, fishing, beaches and bird watching. Dogs Welcome. Free WiFi. Wood stove. Loch access from Croft. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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Reviewed 13 March 2020

Having just spent a week in this beautiful cottage I would highly recommend a visit. Unspoiled views from every room with binoculars provided to catch the wildlife in and around the Loch. Equipped to a very high standard with everything needed for a relaxing holiday....More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank jen967
Reviewed 10 March 2020

Just spent a glorious 7 night break at this gorgeous 5⭐️ cottage. The owners have thought of everything you will need, with some special touches like the telescope and binoculars...we had good weather which was a bonus, but even if the weather is against you,...More

Date of stay: March 2020
Thank AlisonP289
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Just spent two wonderful weeks at Rowan Cottage, which is in the most spectacular location on North Uist. The cottage is very clean and comfortable and has wonderful views from every window. Even the shower has the best of views! We saw a huge range...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank LA H
ClarasWhitby, VR Owner at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks for the review, and I must pass on a big Thankyou from Laura to you for leaving the house so clean on departure. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at rowan cottage, and North Uist.

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Just spent a wonderful week at Rowan Cottage in Lochmaddy. A beautiful location with amazing view and a plethora of wildlife on your doorstep. The telescope and binoculars in every room were a great touch so we didn't miss any wildlife action and they kept...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank AlisonG1300
ClarasWhitby, VR Owner at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

thank you so much for taking the time to leave your lovely review and being such good guests.

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Had a great week staying at the fabulous Rowan Cottage so cosy and cute, will deffinetly be back soon :)

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank samanthajackson14
ClarasWhitby, VR Owner at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

A wonderful stay at Rowan Cottage 15-22 Jul 17, all exactly as described, in fact would go as far as to say the website photos don't do it justice! The only thing that I knew would be missing (as am used to one at home)...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank SHWindsor
ClarasWhitby, VR Owner at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our house, we are so pleased to read your comments and hear you enjoyed the outer Hebrides. Kind regards chris

Reviewed 26 February 2017

I have just returned from my first visit to this beautiful Island and Rowan Cottage, I couldn't have wished for more. This is a truly wonderful cottage in an idyllic setting, overlooking the loch and the Islands. The cottage is cosy, immaculate and tastefully decorated...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Sarahlm17
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This was my second visit to the Uists but this time based in the North rather than the South. Rowan Cottage proved to be a superb base to explore.I was here for photography, along with friend Don, and we had decided to concentrate on the...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank Tim W
chris_emmott, VR Owner at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Many thanks for taking the time to review rowan cottage, if you ever fancy a third visit to the Uists then i hope we can help accommodate you again.

Reviewed 11 November 2016

we arrived after a 500 mile journey to instant comfort we set the wood burner then settled down for night, the next day was filled by exploring the island and finding out a lot of history about the islands.the beaches are out of this world...More

Date of stay: January 2015
Thank david m
chris_emmott, VR Owner at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2016

thanks for your review, we would be only too pleased to welcome you back to rowan cottage

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

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Date of stay: July 2016
chris_emmott, VR Owner at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
All the food supplies and fuel you require for a week's stay can be bought from local shops on the island and information on places to eat out can be found in the cottage. You will find the main Tourist Information Centre for North Uist close to the ferry terminal in Lochmaddy. It is a good place to stop and find out about events and activities taking place in the islands. The small town of Lochmaddy has a bank and cash machine, a general store and gift shop, a doctor's surgery, an arts centre and an outdoor centre where you can experience such activities as rock climbing, sea kayaking and scuba diving.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage
    How many people can stay at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage?
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