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SC1847 - Old Lock-keeper's Cottage Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

Overview

Property

Updated: 18-Jan-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Description

Old Lock-keeper's Cottage Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

Old Lock-keeper's Cottage comprises a Kingsize Bedroom and a Twin Bedroom. There is a Shower Room and WC on the first floor. The Living Room has an open fire and comfortably seats 4 people. There is a freesat TV and DVD player with small library of films. There is also a dining table with 4 folding chairs. The Kitchen is compact, but well equipped and has an adjoining Utility Area with washing machine and tumble drier. There is also a ground floor Family Bathroom with WC. There is a small enclosed gravel area to the front with seating overlooking the Caledonian Canal and a raised lawn area to the side. There is a parking lay-by directly in front of the cottage. Travel cot and highchair are available if needed. Free WIFI.

More Details

About the property

SC1847

Old Lock-keeper's Cottage and Ness View Cottage are a pair of semi-detached cottages circa 1850, sitting at the side of the flight of locks of the Caledonian Canal in the centre of Fort Augustus. They enjoy an elevated view down the locks and across Loch Ness beyond. Surrounded by mountains, forests and water, Fort Augustus is the perfect place to spend a relaxing holiday watching the boats sail past, or to try a bit of Nessie-spotting. It is also an ideal base to explore the rest of the Highlands from, being centrally positioned and relatively near to all the best attractions. Free Wi-fi.

About the Owner

Brian Burrows
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
18 January, 2017

About Brian Burrows

We only came to Fort Augustus for a long weekend .... that was ten years ago. This place is so beautiful and the people are so friendly we just had to stay.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Perfectly furnished, very clean and well supplied cottage in an excellent and enviable location."



"Lovely cottage, beautiful position. Had a fab week. Everything you need is here - thank you. Will be back."



"Our first trip to the Highlands and we've had a fantastic time. Cottage excellent and hope to return soon. Great village and location. Absolutely no complaints."
Jan 2014
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Guestbook comments from the owner

"Perfectly furnished, very clean and well supplied cottage in an excellent and enviable location."



"Lovely cottage, beautiful position. Had a fab week. Everything you need is here - thank you. Will be back."



"Our first trip to the Highlands and we've had a fantastic time. Cottage excellent and hope to return soon. Great village and location. Absolutely no complaints."
Jan 2014
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Available Rentals

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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Inverness at 50 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : seven within walking distance at 200 Metres Nearest Golf : Fort Augustus at 1 Kilometres Nearest Train : Inverness / Fort William at 45 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : seven within walking distance at 200 Metres Nearest Ski : Nevis Ski Centre at 40 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Shores of Loch Ness at 200 Metres

Coast/Beach:

Fort Augustus is 35 miles from Inverness (North Sea) and 35 miles from Fort William (Irish Sea). The cottage is 200 metres from the shores of Loch Ness.

Travel:

Inverness Airport - 1 hour drive, Glasgow and Edinburgh Airports - 3.5 hours drive

Distances:

Within 1.5 hours drive to Skye, Glen Coe, Mallaig (Harry Potter train), Glen Affric, Aviemore (Reindeer Centre), Chanonry Point (Dolphin Spotting), Cawdor Castle.

Within 45 minutes drive to Inverness and Fort William.

Within 30 minutes drive to Nevis Ski Centre (World Mountainbike Venue), Drumnadrochit (Nessie Exhibiton Centre), Urquhart Castle, Foyers Falls.

Walking distance to Loch Ness, Caledonian Canal, Forest Walks, Pubs, Restaurants and Shops.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
OLC
14 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
£350
 
 
OLC
11 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£380
for 7 nights
£380
 
 
OLC
18 Feb 2017 - 24 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
£350
 
 
OLC
25 Mar 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£495
for 7 nights
£495
 
 
OLC
8 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£410
for 7 nights
£410
 
 
OLC
29 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 
 
OLC
6 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£490
for 7 nights
£490
 
 
OLC
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£620
for 7 nights
£620
 
 
OLC
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
OLC
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£630
for 7 nights
£630
 
 
OLC
22 Jul 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 
 
OLC
12 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£680
for 7 nights
£680
 
 
OLC
26 Aug 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£520
for 7 nights
£520
 
 
OLC
9 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£410
for 7 nights
£410
 
 
OLC
16 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£370
for 7 nights
£370
 
 
OLC
30 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
£350
 
 
OLC
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£460
for 7 nights
£460
 
 
OLC
28 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£330
for 7 nights
£330
 
 
OLC
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£610
for 7 nights
£610
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20

Cottages book on a weekly basis.

Changeover Day: Saturday for Old Lock-keeper's, Sunday for Ness View

Old Lock-keeper's Cottage, Saturday to Saturday, arrival after 3.00pm, departure before 10.00am.

Ness View Cottage, Sunday to Sunday, arrival after 3.00pm, departure before 10.00am.

Notes on prices:
Additional charge of £20.00 for each pet per week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 18-Jan-2017
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

General

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

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • lake
  • mountain
  • village
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • whitewater rafting

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Ground Floor
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, First Floor

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Partner Offers

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot