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Modern Property in an Area of Superb Scenery and Fascinating Wildlife

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Redburn, Glenmoriston, Nr. Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands - Ideal Base for Exploring the Highlands.

The Linhay is a modern 2 bedroom semi detached property in the rural community of Redburn. Surrounded by beautiful scenery and wildlife it is a perfect base for walkers, birdwatchers, or those simply seeking peace and tranquility. It consists of a sitting/dining room, well-equipped kitchen, two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with a single bed plus bunk beds, and a bathroom with bath and separate shower. Patio doors lead from the living room on to a decked area with table and chairs, and a large garden area. The property is all on one level with no step at the front door, and so is suitable for those with limited mobility.


Owner
Anthony Wyatt
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
6 October, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks very much for a wonderful stay.



Very, very impressed with The Linhay.



Thanks again, we will definitely be back.
Feb 2011
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Inverness in Highland

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom has bath and separate shower, hand-basin and WC.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has a double bed, bedroom 2 has full-size bunk beds plus a single bed. All with under bed storage space. Travel cot available on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: All electricity and heating is included and there is Wi-Fi broadband access. Children are welcome but the garden is only partially enclosed. Up to two well-behaved pets welcome. There is no smoking inside the property. Outside: On two sides, The Linhay has a large garden area, regularly visited by a variety of wildlife including pine martens, deer and many different birds. A decked area has seating and there is a barbecue. To the front of the property is a large parking area. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are included. The property is cleaned and linen/towels changed for each new let.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Modern Property in an Area of Superb Scenery and Fascinating Wildlife
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 7 reviews
5

Highland Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Well appointed and comfortable accommodation in a great spot for exploring Loch Ness and the surrounding area. Beautifully quiet (apart from our kids) with the owners next door if anything is required.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your review and we are really glad you were comfortable and enjoyed your stay.
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The Linhay

  • 5 of 5

We had a great holiday at the Linhay, the cottage was lovely, really clean, spacious and very well equipped, it is suitable for people with reduced mobility.

The owners, Tony and Jill were really nice and helpful. The cottage was a good base for touring the Highlands Lochs and Glens and there was plenty to see and do. As other reviewers have said, "the Strathspey Railway Journey is a must". The Culoden experience was also very good. We would definately book this cottage again.

  • Review Submitted: 24-May-2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Scotland
5

HappyNess xxx

  • 5 of 5

After having a complicated and difficult year, myself, my daughter and friend decided to take some time out in Scotland. My daughter had never been to Loch Ness but had heard the tales and stories of the famous monster.

Being mesmerized by the tale, the nearly eight year old wee girl, was beyond excited to be going to Loch Ness.

She thrives in the outdoors, loves nature, exploring, castles, boats and roaming around in her willies, Loch Ness was perfect for her. it was one huge adventure to try to see Nessy.

We were all taken in by the beauty of the highlands which I had forgotten. We drove to as many places possible and saw as much as we could in our time. We drove to the Isle of Skye for a day which was another venture ticked off the list.

It rained and was cold, then was gorgeous and sunny, but it didn't effect our exploring one bit.

We met lovely people, saw amazing wildlife and took in as much as we could of a stunning part of the world.

Our cottage was perfect. extremely comfortable, spotlessly clean, safe and was just right for our six night stay. Its surrounded by a lovely garden and was utterly peaceful. It was just faultless.

I would recommend to anyone and would return for another stay in a flash.

Tony and Jill are lovely.They left us to our own devices unless we required their help, we felt undisturbed and relaxed, but knew they were approachable if needed.

Booking the cottage was effortless and untroubled with Tony and Jill and their prices were very reasonable too.

We were sad to have to leave and spent hours looking at all our photo's over and over.

We didn't see Nessy in the flesh, but my daughters sure, she woke her up from her underwater lair. As on our return home, Nessy sightings were mentioned twice in the news. One in the area we stopped to shout for her and one the boat we were on, going over the loch.

A perfect ending, to a perfect stay, for the worlds biggest Nessy fan.....

  • Review Submitted: 12-May-2014
  • Date of Stay: April 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Paradise!!

  • 5 of 5

After a hard year in one way or another we were desperate for a break.To just relax and unwind. From the moment we were greeted on that wet dark night to the day we left in glorious sunshine we were transported into heaven. The owners were warm and caring and there if you needed them.The cottage is beautifully decorated and contained everything you could need Very clean and comfortable.Its situated in peaceful ,beautiful surrounding with fantastic walks near by. There are Highland coos close by who love you to talk to them and feed them. Also its nicely placed for exploring the Highlands and visiting Nessie.

All day long there are a constant stream of blue tits, finches and other small birds feeding at the patio window spell binding to watch.As we pulled away on the last day we even saw an Eagle sat on the fence breathtaking he was.

We can definitely recommend this cottage the description is very accurate its suitable for all ages and abilities, as a base for exploring or somewhere to just relax and totally unwind.There are plenty of leaflets and WiFi availability if like our teenage kids you want to write an itinerary for the week or like my husband and i you want to pull up stool some days and RELAX.The kitchen is perfect for cooking to fill the kids belly's and wash their clothes.If you want to snuggle up when its cold outside its toasty indoors.

The kids recommend Inverness leisure centre, the wildlife park, landmark forest adventure park Ben nevis and nessie land .

Fort Augustus is a lovely place and you must have a train ride from Inverness to Kyle of lochalsh the scenery whatever the weather is just incredible.There is a gift shop/tannery in Glenmoriston which is more than worth a visit the young lady who works in there is so talented her work is stunning. WE will definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: October 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Sevilla, España
4

Great cottage in a beautiful location

  • 4 of 5

The cottage is well placed to visit Inverness, Fort Augustus, the isle of Skye, or Eilean Donan Castle, for instance. There are amazing trails

to enjoy walking through the woods next to Loch Ness or Glenn Affric as well.

The house is really comfortable and the kitchen is well equiped. We spent a whole week and didn´t miss anything.

The owners were incredibly gentle. It was our first time renting through this website and they understood our concerns. Besides they were fast answering our emails and even bought us a plug adapter.

The only drawback is that the nearest supermarket is in Fort Augustus, about 20 minutes driving distance, but it has extended opening hours.

All in all, it´s been an awesome week.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Super gîte

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une superbe semaine dans le gîte de Tony et Jill. Il est très confortable, très propre et bien équipé. La région est superbe!

Les propriétaires habitent juste à côté et sont disponibles en cas de besoin tout en restant très discrets.

Attention le gîte est loin des grandes surfaces et des stations essence faites le plein et vos courses avant d'arriver!

Calme, nature et paysages magnifiques sont au rendez vous!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and feel it was worth the long distance you travelled!
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Inverness
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Invermoriston
Nearest Golf
13 Miles
Fort Augustus
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Inverness
Nearest Motorway
200 Metres
A887
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Redburn
Nearest Ski
44 Miles
Aonach Mor
Nearest Beach
45 Miles
Kyle of Lochalsh
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Kyle of Lochalsh and the Skye Bridge, 45 miles (1 hour by car), Inverness and the Moray Firth, 35 miles.

Travel:

Inverness airport, 42 miles (1 hour by car). Railway stations at Inverness (35 miles) and Fort William (44 miles). Bus services operate between Inverness, Fort William and Portree. The use of a car is strongly recommended.

Distances:

Invermoriston, 7 miles. Fort Augustus, 13 miles. Urquhart Castle and Drumnadrochit, 18 miles. Inverness, 34 miles. Eilean Donan Castle, 36 miles. Skye, 46 miles.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Inverness, Scottish Highlands & Islands

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn/Winter
28 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£195
for 3 nights
From
£65
£325
 
 
Christmas/New Year
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
£500
 
 
Early 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£204
for 3 nights
From
£68
£340
 
 
Easter 2018
24 Mar 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£460
for 7 nights
£460
 
 
Spring
14 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£261
for 3 nights
From
£87
£435
 
 
Late Spring
26 May 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£273
for 3 nights
From
£91
£455
 
 
Summer
23 Jun 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£535
for 7 nights
£535
 
 
Early Autumn
8 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£261
for 3 nights
From
£87
£435
 
 
Late Autumn
27 Oct 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£201
for 3 nights
From
£67
£335
 
 
Christmas/New Year
15 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£416
for 4 nights
From
£104
£520
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% deposit on booking with the balance to be paid prior to the start of the let. Contact the owner by email or telephone to make a booking or discuss other requirements.

Changeover Day:
Normally Saturday for 7-day lets, although other days may be available at less busy times of the year. Please contact owner.

Notes on prices:
Please contact owner.

25% deposit on booking with the balance payable one month before the start of the let.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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