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Durrie Cottage

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Durrie Cottage
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32 reviews
Durrie Cottage
Porch
Hall
Bookshelf
Living Room
Sewing Machine
Lamp
Main bathroom
Shower room
Shower room
Torridon from Beinn Damph
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Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
View over garden gate
Sunset over loch Torrion
Dining room
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Torridon, Ross and Cromarty, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Durrie Cottage (known locally as Blue Chimneys) is a cosy traditional croft house in the West Highland village of Torridon with stunning views over Upper Loch Torridon. The cottage sleeps four people and has two bedrooms (which can be doubles or twins), a large bathroom, shower room, kitchen/diner with open fire and a separate living room with woodburning stove. There is a large enclosed lawned garden with uninterrupted views across the loch. There is a vibrant shop/cafe, a large children's play area and a community centre with gym and art gallery all within a few minutes walk. Durrie Cottage has no TV, telephone or internet so offers the perfect opportunity to escape from city life and enjoy the remote splendour of the Scottish Highlands.
About the Owner, Sally C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 32 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
The keyholder, Sheila lives in a neighbouring property so is on hand in case of problems. Sheila is an artist working with felt and you can see her work displayed in the community centre and village shop. She may be able to supply eggs and other produce from her croft depending on availability.
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Excellent - based on 32 reviews
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David C
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in August 2017

This cottage was our favorite rental during our trip in Scotland. First, the area is fantastic : the cottage is facing Loch Torridon, and nearby you'll find plenty of hikes in amazing scenery (such as Coire Mhic Nobuil and Coire Dubh). Then the cottage itself has a lot of charm : it is a family property, and it shows. It...

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Esther H
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in August 2017

Currie Cottage overlooks Loch Torridon; is easy to find and has parking for two cars outside. The view is very special. The cottage was clean and we'll maintained. We appreciated the new bathroom; shower room and kitchen but also the still quaint Highland cottage feel of the other rooms. It was a perfect stay for us and we are already...

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Esther H
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in August 2017

The cottage looks over Loch Torridon. The view is wonderful, with the added bonus of a munro behind it. Once in Torridon village it's easy to find and has parking for two cars immediately outside. Durrie Cottage is clean and we'll equiped. It has a new kitchen; bathroom and shower room yet had the feeling of a quaint Highland cottage....

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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£75
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3 Sep 2017 -
30 Jun 2018
Winter 2017
3 nights
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About the neighbourhood
Things to do in the area:

Torridon Sea Tours: You can take a range of boat trips on the Seaflower departing from Shieldaig pier (15 minutes drive). See www.torridonseatours.com

Don't miss the cakes at the Torridon Stores and cafe- 2 minutes walk from the cottage. Details and menu here at http://www.torridonstoresandcafe.co.uk/

The Torridon Community Centre has a small gym and offers yoga, pilates and other entertainment. See www.lochtorridoncentre.co.uk/ for up to date information on events.

The Torridon Hotel (on the opposite side of the loch at Annat- 5 minutes) offers a range of activities including kayaking, climbing, bike hire and shooting. See www.thetorridon.com/activities. As well as the hotel restaurant which offers fine dining there is also an inn serving a good selectio...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 108.0 km
Railway: Inverness: 97.0 km
Ferry: Ullapool: 107.0 km
From Inverness follow the A9 and then the A835 in the direction of Ullapool. At Garve, take the A832 and at Kinlochewe turn left onto the A896 for Torridon. Durrie Cottage is in the centre of the village of Torridon between Fuaran and the school.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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