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Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage

29 reviews
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Overview
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
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Listed Since:October 2013
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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
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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.

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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.

Reviewed 22 November 2017

We had a lovely week at this excellent cottage. The weather was mixed but we had a couple of perfect sunny and warm days. The cottage has everything you could need, the beds are comfy and the view is outstanding.

Date of stay: August 2017
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ClarasWhitby, VR Owner at Rowan Cottage Luxury self catering Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed Rowan Cottage.

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

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
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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.
How to get there
By Ferry from Uig (Isle of Skye). Uig – Lochmaddy. The crossing takes about 1 hour 45 mins and the cottage is a 5 minute drive from the ferry terminal at Lochmaddy on North Uist. By Ferry from Oban to lichboisedale. The crossing takes about 5 hours. Lochboisedale is on the Island of South Uist and our house is approximately a 1 hour drive from the Lochboisedale ferry terminal. The airport on the island of Benbecula is approximately a 30 minute drive from our house on North Uist.
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