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Old Lock-keeper's & Ness View Cottages, Beautiful Cottages In Perfect Location - Ness View Cottage Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms)



Updated: 19-Sep-2016
Centre of Fort Augustus, Highlands, Caledonian Canal, Loch Ness. Free WIFI

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.

Details for holiday cottage Ness View Cottage Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, 1 Bathroom

Ness View Cottage comprises a Double Bedroom and a Single Bedroom and is suitable for people with impaired mobility, being a ground floor unit. The Living Room has seating for 4 people and has a log-burning stove. There is a freesat TV with DVD player and a small library of films. The Kitchen is well-equipped with fridge-freezer, washing machine, tumble-drier, microwave and table with folding chairs. The Family Bathroom has a shower over the bath and WC. There is a large garden area and a parking lay-by on the road adjacent to the cottage. There is free WIFI at the cottage.

  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

About the Owner

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.

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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


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.


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


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.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
2 Oct 2016 - 22 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
23 Oct 2016 - 29 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
30 Oct 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
22 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20

Changeover Day:

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: 19-Sep-2016
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Property Type

  • cottage


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


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


  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library


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

Location Type

  • lake
  • mountain
  • village
  • waterfront


  • 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


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed


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


  • Self-catering

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