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Mayar Bhan luxury self catering home in Gruinard Bay, Gairloch, Wester Ross

Mayar Bhan
48 reviews
Mayar Bhan
Mayar Bhan looking North to Assynt
Mayar Bhan looking South
Living Room
Conservatory #1
Upstairs Double Bedroom
Downstairs Double Bedroom
Living Room & Kitchen
Banana Bench
Upstairs twin bedroom
Conservatory #2
North West aspect
Sunset looking from the Patio
View from upstairs bedroom
Gruinard Bay view
Mellon Udrigle Beach
Looking Upstairs
House Front
Mayar Bhan from high up
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3 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Gairloch, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Mayar Bhan is an architect designed eco home in Gruinard Bay, Gairloch finished to a very high standard. The house has been simply but tastefully decorated with double glazing and underfloor heated wooden & tiled floors throughout, supplemented by a cozy wood burning stove for the winter. It is fitted with a high quality kitchen, and all 3 bedrooms have en-suite facilities. The conservatory area provides additional space for relaxation.

The house sits in a private, fully enclosed garden with decks accessed from the patio doors in the living area providing stunning views over Gruinard Bay, which can also be enjoyed from the upstairs bedroom balconies.
About the Owner, Neil W
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 75 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 31 days ago
Listed since : May 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 48 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL131125
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in September 2017

Views from this light & airy home are amazing. Fantastic views from every room, even through the rain! Great walking country & good places to eat nearby. Would definitely like to visit again.

Sharon M
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in September 2017

This house is well situated for outdoor activities such as cycling, hiking and kite flying with its close proximity to some outstanding beaches, road routes and mountains. The view from the house lends itself to a chill out day if the weather isn't so favourable. The information provided pointed us in the right direction for local eateries and we very...

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Fantastic week in a fantastic location, despite the weather (it is Scotland!) we had a fabulous week based here exploring the north west coast. We covered Applecross in the South to the Drumbeg loop in the North and everything in between from this location. Lovely touch leaving the wine and caramel wafers - thank you Neil! Communication from booking to...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Facilities are for 6 people, but a travel cot and high chair are also provided.

The accommodation includes 2 en-suite double bedrooms and 1 en-suite twin bedroom, kitchen, living area, conservatory (with dining area), WC and utility room. All the en-suites have a shower and the downstairs bedroom also has a bath. The downstairs WC and bedroom is wheelchair accessible. The utility room provides storage for coats, shoes etc.

An ipod player, digital radio and tumble drier are also provided in addition to facilities detailed above.
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House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Attached (ensuite)
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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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
22 Apr 2017 -
27 Oct 2017
Summer 2017
7 nights -- --
28 Oct 2017 -
21 Dec 2017
Winter 2017
3 nights
22 Dec 2017 -
28 Dec 2017
Xmas 2017
4 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates include all utilities, bed linen, towels and logs.

We can accept payment by cheque or internet bank transfer in GBP. Paypal service available but will incur a surcharge.

Change-over day is Saturday - departures before 10am and arrivals anytime after 4pm

Christmas and New Year dates may be flexible - please e-mail.

Short breaks may be available usually from October through to Easter. Please e-mail with your requests and we will try and accomodate your requirements.
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About the neighbourhood
To keep the kids entertained, there is Laide, Gruinard and Mellon Udrigle beaches nearby plus many more in the area; a public swimming pool in Poolewe and leisure centre, horse riding and pitch 'n' putt in Gairloch. If you are interested in wildlife, there are Sea Eagles on Gruinard Island, Whale & Dolphin Watching at Mellon Udrigle, wildlife cruises from Gairloch, and lots of deer and birdlife. If you are looking for outdoor activities there is mountain biking; some great hills, mountains and beaches to walk, and sea fishing. If you are interested in the flora and fauna, there is Inverewe Gardens at Poolewe (National Trust) and the Beinn Eagh nature reserve.

In addition, there is a wide variety of cafes and restaurants in the area such as the Old Inn, Mountain cafe and The Sh...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Inverness (Flights from all UK main airports): 140.0 km
Railway: Inverness (Linking bus service to Laide): 120.0 km
Ferry: Ullapool (Ferries to the Western Isles): 80.0 km
From Inverness: (75 miles, 90 minutes approx)
- A9 North over Kessock Bridge to Tore Roundabout
- A835 towards Ullapool
- A832 towards Aultbea/Gairloch
- Laide is approx 50km along A832 at the South East corner of Gruinard Bay.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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