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Ivy Cottage

Looking up from millpond to Ivy Cottage
5.0 of 5 bubbles
17 reviews
Looking up from millpond to Ivy Cottage
Cottage with Ben Wyvis in background
Living room
View from patio at Ivy Cottage
Master Double Bedroom with Anta tartan
Driveway leading to ivy Cottage
Kitchen / dining area
Bathroom re-furbished 2014
Bathroom re-furbished 2014
Twin Bedroom
Cottage with a snowy  Ben Wyvis in background
Nighttime sky at cottage
Standing stones above cottage
Master double Bedroom
Master bedroom
Sheep graze in the fields surrounding the cottage.
Bedroom 3 with superior bunk beds.
View from kitchen window.
A warm welcome awaits you.
View from patio.
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Strathpeffer, Ross and Cromarty, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
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Listing #HL236346
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Stayed in Ivy Cottage with my partner and baby son. have to say this has to be the most relaxing trip we have had. The cottage is beautiful and equipped with everything you could possibly want or need. The welcome basket is a lovely touch. The views from the cottage are fantastic it's hard to believe you are only 5mins...

Management response:

Glad you enjoyed your stay at Ivy Cottage - Katie the pet lamb is missing all the attention you gave her !!!


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Jane M
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We spent the Easter long weekend at Ivy Cottage and couldn't have been happier - we wished it could have been longer! The cottage was immaculate and cosy, and the hosts, Angus, Fiona and Emma, had thought of everything in terms of making it a very easy stay for us. The views from the cottage are sensational and we loved...

Management response:

It was a pleasure having you all at Ivy Cottage and seeing the children so involved in the busy lambing period made our day. Pity they missed todays excitement as the first totally black lamb was born on the croft.


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

A wonderful place to stay. The cottage is beautiful, thoughtfully equipped and delightfully decorated with the most amazing views. The welcome basket was a lovely touch. Best of all though was the friendliness of Angus, the owner, he was so helpful to us. We felt like family guests rather than just holiday makers. The best holiday cottage we have ever...

Management response:

It makes running the cottage so rewarding when we here that people have enjoyed their break at Ivy Cottage and they have been able to enjoy the stunning views and day to day life on a working Highland Croft.


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Renovated and re-decorated to a high standard in February 2011 the cottage is fully centrally heated and has a wood burning stove in the living room adding to the traditional feel. Master bedroom with kingsize bed , twin bedroom with 2 single beds and 3rd bedroom with superior bunk beds . Fully fitted kitchen.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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27 May 2017 -
23 Jun 2017
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5 nights
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About the neighbourhood
If its peace and tranquillity you want from your Highland break then step out the back door (reliving the route Neil Gunn took for his daily walk) and walk for miles on end enjoying the wildlife and you are unlikely to meet another human being.<BR>On your return a 5 minute drive or 30 minute walk west will take you to the historic Victorian spa village of Strathpeffer with its vast array of hotels and restaurants or turn east to arrive in the bustling market town of Dingwall with its swimming pool, supermarket and takeaways supplying all types of food.<BR>If you are on a golfing break then the challenging Strathpeffer hillside course is only a 5 minute drive away and at least 10 golf courses are available within a 30 minute drive including the Castle Stuart course.<BR>Sho... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Dalcross: 20.0 km
Railway: Dingwall: 6.0 km
Ferry: Ullapool: 75.0 km
Strathpeffer is approx 15 miles North of Inverness, 20 miles away from the nearest Airport at Dalcross, Inverness and 4 miles away from the nearest railway station at Dingwall.<BR>By car follow the A9 from Kessock bridge Inverness for approx 6 miles to the Tore roundabout , take second exit marked A835 Dingwall / Ullapool for 5 miles to Maryburgh roundabout. Take 3rd exit to right for 1.5 mile to 2nd set of traffic lights in the centre of Dingwall and turn left on to A834 signposted Strathpeffer for 0.5 miles. Take right turn at Vauxhall garage onto Dochcarty road. Turn left after 0.25 miles and drive for 2 miles following signs for Neil Gunn momument. The access road to Ivy cottage is just before the entrance to the monument carpark.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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