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Monastery Apartments at Loch Ness - Golf, Sports, Fishing, Activities - Nevis Monastery 7

Overview

Property

Updated: 20-Nov-2016
Luxury Apartments to suit couples, families & friends, to suit all budgets

The Highland Club is the name given to the converted St Benedict's Abbey at Fort Augustus. The abbey is in the perfect location in the middle of The Great Glen on the shores of Loch Ness, beside the Caledonian Canal and the River Tarff. Facilit

The accommodation is suitable for families of all ages. For mum and dad, an ideal for quiet, restful retreat from the hustle and bustle of modern life but lots of activity for the family, tennis, badminton, Snooker, Croquet, football, water sports, the list is endless. a family holiday that has everything.

There are apartments in all of the buildings which constituted Fort Augustus Abbey, so you can choose between the Loch views and the wonderful architecture of the Old Abbey.

Here we present a selection of the Monastery apartments including The Struan, The Fraser and The Nevis Apartments with high ceilings, spacious rooms large windows and beautiful views. All these lovely well equipped self catering vacation apartments offer guests a true feeling of peace, calm and relaxation.

Nevis Monastery 7: Has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and sleeps 6. Spacious and bright accomodation, ideal for larger families and group gatherings. Views looking south across the Cloisters Chess set and north over Loch Ness.

Struan Monastery 9: Has 2 Bedrooms and sleeps 4. Furnished to a very high standard in the style of a grand Hunting Lodge, adorend with tarten and antlers, and a most relaxing aptmosphere. Free Wifi in the apartment.

Fraser Monastery 14: Has 2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 4,. Furnished much like it''s sister apartment Struan, Fraser magicly makes your worries melt away. Camp bed available for 1 person. Free private WiFi in this apartment.

These wonderful Monastery Apartments make an ideal retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life or meeting place for famiy and friends and a great base from which to explore our beautiful countryside. Group booking discount may be available if you book two or more apartments together, contact us for a quote.

More Details

Details for holiday apartment Nevis Monastery 7, 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 3 Bathrooms

Monastery 7 occupies a prime location within the Highland Club resort with a panoramic view of Loch Ness to the east and overlooking the magnificent Benedictine cloisters to the west. This stylish and spacious three bedroom apartment sleeps six in total comfort and is equipped with all you need for a truly relaxing getaway in the heart of the Scottish Highlands.

The two large double bedrooms have ensuite facilities and there is a further twin bedded bedroom and family bathroom. A large living room and separate kitchen/dining room provide flexible and spacious accommodation for families or groups. Nevis has full gas central heating with a back up electric immersion heating system. The flat is graced by fabulous hardwood floors throughout.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

About the Manager

I am pleased to market and manage a number of properties in this very prestigious setting, so I have contact from the moment you enquire until you leave after a great Holiday experience at Loch Ness. I live on site at the Highland Club, so I am available 24 hours 7 days to help with anything. That is my commitment both to guests and owners. I don't show a photograph as one shock is enough and you might just see Nessie while you are here.

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Location

From the Owner

If you drive through Fort Augustus you will pass within 30 Metres of the gates of The Highland Club, formerly ST Benedict's abbey. Yet you will probably miss it, a hidden jewel with the Loch on one side, the Caledonian canal on another and the River Tarff on a third side. The seclusion, the peacefulness and the history, even the architecture are all still here, but now we also have luxury apartments with fantastic amenities, all right in the centre of the Scottish Highlands - why be anywhere else.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : INVERNESS at 34 Miles Nearest Barpub : FORT AUGUSTUS VILLAGE at 150 Metres Nearest Ferry : NEWCASTLE (FROM EUROPE) at 240 Miles Nearest Golf : FORT AUGUSTUS at 1 Miles Nearest Train : INVERNESS at 32 Miles Nearest Motorway : A9 at 30 Miles Nearest Restaurant : BOATHOUSE at 100 Metres Nearest Ski : NEVIS at 30 Miles Nearest Beach : LOCH NESS at 0.1 Kilometres Car: recommended

The Highland Club is a converted Abbey with many original features not only of the Abbey but the original Fort built in 1715. The facilities include swimming pool, gym, Club lounge, tennis and badminton courts, croquet lawn, Table tennis, Barbecue stands, fishing rights on the loch, and an on site restaurant.

The village (a 2 minute walk ) is centred around the famous Canal Locks designed by Telford and you can enjoy lunch or a drink beside the canal watching them in operation as many varied craft come through into Loch Ness. There are a selection of ' Nessie Hunting' boat trips or fishing trips you can do from the canal side into the Loch, even taking in dinner at the Dores Inn round the loch, or visiting Urqhuart Castle.

The village also has a small Museum about the Caledonian Canal and the Locks. A short walk takes you to the Rare Breeds Farm.

Other sports activities are available at the Highland club buy arrangement: canoeing, kayaking, rifle shooting, archery and bicycles are available to rent on site.

Walking and cycling trails are in abundance all around Loch Ness and beyond. The Loch Ness Trail, The West Highland Way, The Great Glen Way, and many many more.

The village has a good range of pubs and restaurants and the quality is excellent. Check reviews The Lovat Loch Ness, and expect not only a great range of whiskey at the Lock Inn, but excellent wholesome food as well.

Fort Augustus is central to Inverness and Fort William so you can head north and take in Urquhart Castle and then the Loch Ness Visitor Centre at Drumnadrochit. In Inverness you might do the beech or the dolphin trip. You can also go to Inverness around the other side of the Loch or return that way as it is historic and scenic, stop and enjoy the views.

South towards Fort William will bring you firstly to Invergarry just 6 miles away, and the Great Glen Water Park, where among other things the adventurous might book a White Water Rafting trip on the River Garry, coinciding with the Dam release.

Then through Spean Bridge passing the Commando monument. and onward to Ben Nevis and Aonach Mor Gondola where you can choose the easy or hard way to the top. If you take an easy route you have to carry something, but don't try a piano, someone tried that many years ago and never made it - the piano never recovered! When you come down go into the Nevis Distillery, find out Scotland's secret recipe and sample the result.

Of course you may take the ski lift up and even ski back down if you are here at the right time of year. Either way there is a restaurant where you can relax an enjoy the view.

Fort William is a lovely town, have a wander round and try the Crannog seafood restaurant on the waterfront.

Coming out of Fort William further south takes us to Glen Coe, the visitor centre there is well worth a visit. The wildlife in this region will astound you if you take time to watch for it, and the information at the centre will help with that.

A great day out with the kids is to Landmark the Forest adventure park, and visit Aviemore if you have time.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
autumn 16
29 Oct 2016 - 20 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£455
for 3 nights
From
£152
£651
 
 
festive 16
21 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,011
for 4 nights
From
£253
£1,085
 
 
Jan 16
2 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£504
for 3 nights
From
£168
£721
 
 
feb 17
11 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£509
for 3 nights
From
£170
£728
 
 
feb/march 17
26 Feb 2017 - 24 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£465
for 3 nights
From
£155
£665
 
 
easter 17
25 Mar 2017 - 15 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£650
for 3 nights
From
£217
£931
 
 
april/may 17
16 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£611
for 3 nights
From
£204
£875
 
 
May/June 17
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£650
for 3 nights
From
£217
£931
 
 
June 17
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£650
for 3 nights
From
£217
£931
 
 
july 17
1 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£812
for 3 nights
From
£271
£1,162
 
 
July/Sept 17
15 Jul 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£812
for 3 nights
From
£271
£1,162
 
 
Oct 17
30 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£709
for 3 nights
From
£236
£1,015
 
 
Autumn 17
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£504
for 3 nights
From
£168
£721
 
 
Festive 17
23 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,095
for 4 nights
From
£274
£1,176
 
 
Standard price
3 night minimum stay
£734
for 3 nights
From
£244
£1,050
 

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Facilities

From the Owner

I never tire of the view of the Loch here, and love to wander down to the loch side and feel the peace and tranquillity. The craft passing down the Canal through the Locks are many and varied and I sit beside the Canal with a beer and let time pass me by. In winter inside the Abbey is a wonderful place to be after a walk or a ski, the club lounge is peaceful and relaxing. Each apartment here is unique designed around the features of the original building, and finished off with personal touches by the owners.

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna

Onsite Services

  • Staff

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • resort
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Family Bathroom - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, En-Suite bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, En-suite Bathroom
  • All Bathrooms have Granite vanity shelves, slate flooring and heated towel rail.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, En-Suite Bathroom
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed, With En-Suite bathroom.
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • The two large double bedrooms have ensuite facilities and there is a further twin bedded bedroom and family bathroom. All with original large sliding sash windows giving fantastic views.

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Partner Offers

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