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Rowan Cottage

View of Ben Scurragh from the Rowan Cottage front drive
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View of Ben Scurragh from the Rowan Cottage front drive
Sitting Room with wood burning stove Sitting Area of Kitchen
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5.0 of 5 stars
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5 reviews
View of Ben Scurragh from the Rowan Cottage front drive
Sitting Room with wood burning stove
Sitting Area of Kitchen
Kitchen with all new worktop appliances including Nespresso Machine and milk frother
Writing desk under stairs in sitting room. The cottage has full Wifi.
Downstairs Twin/King Bedroom
Downstairs Bedroom
Master Bedroom with super comfortable bed and three windows looking out to the garden.
Master Bedroom
View from Master Bedroom
Family Bathroom
Upstairs Double Bedroom
Ancient Scots Pines Line the Garden
Single Bedroom
Single Bedroom
Shower Room with Fired Earth tiles and Shower Head
Woods with Cycling Track
Rowan (front view) in winter
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Overview
Holiday Rental House /
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Whitebridge, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Rowan Cottage is a charming Highland crofter's cottage that was originally built in the late 19th century and extended in 1992. The cottage is surrounded by the Highland hills and is not looked on by any other properties. A row of ancient Scots Pines line one side of the garden and woods with walking/cycling track are also part of the area. Beautiful, mature trees frame the front garden and there are two swings hanging from an ancient tree.

The cottage is incredibly cosy with wood burning stove in the sitting room and a light-filled open plan kitchen/dining/sitting room. French doors open to a view of the pines and tranquil garden.
The kitchen is fitted with two electric ovens, one of which is a combination conventional oven and microwave oven. Black granite worktops and a Nespresso coffee machine plus a Magimix add a modern, luxuri...
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About the owner, Carrie G
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 19 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL1168574 by: Holiday Lettings
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katalan1
Bath, England
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 8 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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person found this review helpful

Rowan cottage is a delightful Highland cottage set in some of the most beautiful surroundings you could hope for. You can tell as you drive out from Fort Augustus, passing by the southern tip of Loch Ness that you are going to be in for a treat. The views and the countryside are quite simply stunning! The home itself is... more

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Such a wonderful review and so appreciated! Thank you so much for taking the time to write it. Please come and visit again soon! more

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cathalome...
Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Rowan Cottage is a fantastic place to spend a week. Set in a magical woodland garden, where deer come to feed amongst the foxgloves and pine trees, the house is an oasis of calm, comfort and relaxation. In spite of the fact that it rained almost every day during our stay, we had a wonderful holiday, venturing out to nearby... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for the wonderful review of our 'home from home' in the enchanting Scottish Highlands. I hope we will be able to welcome you back one day. Hugh and Carrie more

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JMCQ123
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015

When one goes to Scotland, do you look for a stuffy city experience, or an authentic Highland retreat? For my family, it was decidedly the latter, and Rowan cottage delivered in spades for our long-awaited week-long vacation across the pond. To start, the location is amazing: miles from nowhere, but somehow smack dab in the middle of everything we wanted... more

Management response:

Dear Family McQuiston, We simply cannot thank you enough for taking the time to write the most wonderful review! You have been a constant pleasure to deal with and made letting our special cottage out a most rewarding experience. Thank you so much and I hope we will be able to welcome you again one day. Carrie and Hugh Goldsmith more

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Amenities
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    No
  • Elder Access:
    Yes
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    Yes
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Rates

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
3 Jan 2016 -
25 Mar 2016
Winter 2016
3 nights
£215
£215
£995
26 Mar 2016 -
24 Jun 2016
Spring 2016
3 nights
£215
--
£1,075
25 Jun 2016 -
9 Sep 2016
Summer 2016
7 nights -- --
£1,200
10 Sep 2016 -
18 Dec 2016
Autumn
3 nights
£215
--
£999
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
WE REQUIRE A 50% DEPOSIT TO SECURE THE BOOKING WITH THE BALANCE PLUS £450 DAMAGE DEPOSIT DUE 6 WEEKS PRIOR TO YOUR VISIT.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Inverness Airport: 59.0 km
Railway: Inverness: 42.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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