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The Old Blacksmith's Cottage

9 reviews
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Overview
5 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
10 guests
7 nights minimum
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The Old Blacksmiths Cottage' a traditional white washed cottage, and formally the old blacksmiths in the village, is perfectly located, a mere 2 minutes walk from the centre of the scenic fishing port of Ullapool. Ullapool is situated in the North West Highlands of Scotland surrounded by outstanding scenery and some of the oldest rock formation in history, making it an ideal spot for the geology enthusiast and keen hillwalker. Some of the most beautiful beaches in Scotland are situated close by. The cottage can sleep up to 10 max and can accommodate 6 comfortably. Perfect for families and small groups....The Old Blacksmiths Cottage' a traditional white washed cottage, and formally the old blacksmiths in the village, is perfectly located, a mere 2 minutes walk from the centre of the scenic fishing port of Ullapool. Ullapool is situated in the North West Highlands of Scotland surrounded by outstanding scenery and some of the oldest rock formation in history, making it an ideal spot for the geology enthusiast and keen hillwalker. Some of the most beautiful beaches in Scotland are situated close by. The cottage can sleep up to 10 max and can accommodate 6 comfortably. Perfect for families and small groups.More
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About the Owner
Ron and Kirsteen F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2007
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

Ullapool is a lovely town with good amenities for those exploring the NW corner of Scotland. Sadly the Blacksmiths Cottage was not lovely. It is in need of TLC and a good clean and clear out before I would consider visiting again. The kitchen was...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank jack2863
Management response:Responded 9 August 2016

I'm truly sorry your stay was not upto your expectations but I feel compelled to respond to some of your comments. We have been trading for many years and our feedback to date speaks for itself. I personally ensure the property is left spotless so...More

Reviewed 25 July 2016

No problems with booking beforehand. Information provided by owner meant that there was no delay in accessing the cottage and no problems using any of the facilities. We stayed at the same property 4 years ago so we knew what to expect. My only reason...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank elrumax
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

This proved an ideal site for a winter mountaineering visit for six people. Easy access to food supplies (Tescos) and the necessary post adventuring liquid supplies (pubs). We were able to cook food for six each night with the kitchen equipment provided and best of...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank Tom C
Reviewed 1 August 2015

On reading the reviews I was not sure what to expect staying here for 7 weeks while doing a uni project. However I personally feel the previous reviews are not an accurate representation of this cottage. The rooms are extremely spacious, a sink in each...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank laurablair1
Reviewed 1 October 2014

We hired the cottage during the Loopallu festival and found it to be clean, well equipped and very central. There were extra chairs in the bedrooms which we used when required. The lounge is small but otherwise we had no problem accommodating 10 people. Would...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank Piseag602
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage is tastefully decorated retaining some original features including slate floors. It can sleep up to 10 and can accommodate 6 people comfortably. There are 2 twin rooms and 3 double rooms each with vanity sink. The bathroom and shower room are both tastefully decorated with designer suites and Italian tiling on the walls and floors. The cottage enjoys a brand new kitchen with all appliances, and a separate dining room and cosy lounge compliment the traditional cottage.
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Ullapool is situated in the North West Highlands of Scotland surrounded by outstanding scenery and some of the oldest rock formation in history. It has an enviable location and is one of the many reasons why people love to visit the Scottish Highlands, being 1 hour from Inverness and 5 hours from Glasgow and Edinburgh. Flying is also an option into Inverness Airport with Easyjet and Flybe operating flights from most UK and European airports. The ferry point to the Outer Hebrides is from here, as well as the option of driving north to Sutherland and Caithness and south towards Poolewe (Inverewe Gardens) and Gairloch. Boat trips to the Summer Isles,are popular where you will see wildlife including seals, dolphins and birds. You can also arrange to go on fishing and scuba diving trips fro...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km
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