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Plockton Rhu Cottage

Rhu Cottage - All windows face south and have a lovely view of Loch Carron
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13 reviews
Rhu Cottage - All windows face south and have a lovely view of Loch Carron
Spring Time - Rhu Cottage garden
Rhu Cottage Porch and Garden
'Mitchells' Pond at the bottom of the garden with view of Loch Carron
View from Rhu Cottage garden with Rainbow over Loch Carron
Plockton Harbour from the top of Creag - nan - Garadh
Plockton and Upper Loch Carron
Twin Bedroom
Double Bedroom
Rhu Cottage Kitchen/Diner
Rhu Cottage Lounge
Rainbow over Rhu with 'Herbie' at anchor
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Plockton, Ross and Cromarty, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Built in the 1800s, Plockton Rhu Cottage was originally a cooperage providing barrels for the Plockton fishing trade. Later in that century an upper floor was added making it a typical ‘one and a half storey’ traditional Highland cottage. Now refurbished, it still retains its original character, providing a cosy and relaxing village retreat away from bustle and hubbub.

The Lounge, Kitchen/Diner and the windows in both Bedrooms all face the beautiful sea loch that is Loch Carron. Whether sitting outside - or in the porch with a cup of tea or a glass of wine in inclement weather - you are assured of magnificent views across the garden and open grassland to Plockton Bay, Duncraig Castle and the Plockton Crags.

Plockton Village, known as ‘The Jewel of the Highlands’, is the perfect base to stay, being ideal for walking, hill climbing, photo...
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Listing #HL6765653
About the Owner
Denis H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful self catering cottage with lots of personal touches - all essential food in kitchen on arrival plus sharp kitchen knives for cooking! Comfortable rooms throughout with lots of ornaments to admire. A perfect view & only 5 minutes from the local eateries Look...More

Thank S C
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Callen Family Thank you for your review today. Kate and I are pleased you enjoyed your stay at Plockton Rhu Cottage and thank you for booking with us. Regards Kate and Denis Havard

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

A perfect cottage in a special place. Brilliant 2 weeks, with Dennis and Kate wonderful hosts. Can't wait to come back!

Thank Trevor K
Management response:Responded 9 October 2017

Dear Family Kirkup Thank you for your kind review of Rhu Cottage and for booking again with us for August 2018. We hope the time between now and then is good to you all. Best regards Kate and Denis Havard

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay in this cottage with absolutely stunning views. Could have stayed staring out the window all day. It is very clean and comfortable. The owners are lovely and very knowledgeable about the area. Everyone in town is very friendly. You must eat...More

1  Thank katy1405
Management response:Responded 27 August 2017

Dear Katy Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at Rhu Cottage, and that Plockton and its facilities fulfilled your expectations. Best regards Kate and Denis Havard

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fax
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
1 Pet ONLY - by arrangement, pet NOT allowed in bedrooms or LEFT ALONE in Rhu Cottage
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
Plockton is just 20 minutes from the bridge over to the Isle of Skye with all its magnificent mountains and geology and Norse history.
And just 30 minutes will take you to that most picturesque of all castles 'Eilean Donan' set in the oustanding beauty of Kintail and Loch Duich.
Excellent eating and satisfying drinks are to be had in both Plockton Village and surrounding area.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 100.0 km
Railway: Plockton: 3.0 km
Inverness Airport is user-friendy with excellent car hire, and the route to Plockton passes through oustanding Scottish countryside.

The train journey from Inverness to Plockton is renowned for its scenery and said by many, including Micheal Palin, to be the best line in the UK
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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