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Modern Property in an Area of Superb Scenery and Fascinating Wildlife



Updated: 26-Sep-2016
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.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

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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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3 Reviews

based on 3 holidaymaker reviews


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: May 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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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: May 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 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: Nov 7, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

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


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


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.


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


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Autumn/Winter 2016
22 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas/New Year
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Winter
7 Jan 2017 - 24 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Easter period
25 Mar 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
24 Jun 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
9 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
28 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas/New Year
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

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.
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Updated: 26-Sep-2016
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Property Type

  • bungalow


  • Away From It All


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


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


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • rural


  • 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


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom has bath and separate shower, hand-basin and WC.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • 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.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Self-catering


  • 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.

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