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Converted Croft House With Sea Views

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Sheigra, Scottish Highlands, Scotland - At The End Of The West Coast Road In Sutherland. Sandy Beach Ten Minutes Walk Other Beaches Withi

The cottage is situated in its own grounds in the small hamlet of Sheigra. We think it is well equipped for up to eight people There are two bedrooms and bathroom uppstairs and shower room and bedroom and bunk room downstairs making it ideal for two families to share Sandwood Bay is 5 miles away, The island of Handa, a bird reserve, is a great day out, visit Smoo Cave at Durness or just chill out.


Owner
Cynthia Munro
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
20 April, 2018

Why Cynthia Munro chose Highland

We holidayed with our children who all loved the area for sometime until An Grianan was available for purchase. It is at he end of the road therefore safe for young children and animals and in easy reach of our favourite beaches

What makes this cottage unique

Peace and tranquility

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Highland in Scotland

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Upstairs bathroom Bath wash hand basin wc and separate electric shower. Down stairs electric shower, wash-hand basin and wc
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Upstairs bedroom one with double bed and wash hand basin,bed room two with twin beds. Downstairs bedroom three with double bed and bunk room with two adult bunks
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • bay fishing
Notes:
Outside: Patio furniture, barbecue, garage storage for bicycles Utility Room: Tumble drier, Washing machine, and fridge Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen may be hired. Property is cleaned between each let and it is appreciated if it is left clean and tidy

Reviews

4.7/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

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Converted Croft House With Sea Views
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews
4

älteres Cottage in traumhafter Lage, sehr nette Vermieter

  • 4 of 5

Im Februar 2018 habe ich 2 Wochen in diesem in absoluter Ruhe und Abgeschiedenheit gelegenen Cottage verbracht. Von mehreren Fenstern aus kann man den Blick auf das Meer genießen. Am Ende eines Tales, am Ende des ca. 10 Häuser "großen" Dorfes liegt das Haus mit einem eingezäunten Garten. Das Haus ist mit allem ausgestattet, was der Touri zum Leben braucht, allerdings sind sowohl die Möbel als auch einige Küchenutensilien ziemlich in die Jahre gekommen. WiFi ist vorhanden, wenn auch nicht immer zuverlässig, für Urlaub aber absolut ausreichend. Das Preisleistungsverhältnis ist auf jeden Fall gegeben. Während meines Aufenthaltes waren 2 Fenster nicht in Ordnung, was für (zu viel) Wind im Haus gesorgt hat. Ein Handwerker hat sich während meiner Anwesenheit beides angesehen, so dass dieses Problem in Kürze behoben sein dürfte. Unbedingt positiv erwähnt werden muss die telefonische Hilfsbereitschaft der Vermieter. Fußweg zum kleinen Strand ca. 10 Minuten. Fahrtweg zum nächsten Shop ca. 15 Minuten. Mittwochs kommt ein fahrender Fischhändler, der unglaublich günstig den leckersten Fisch verkauft. Gut, dass das Haus über eine Tiefkühltruhe verfügt. Wanderungen (in die umliegenden Hügel, zur Sandwood Bay oder über die Klippen zu traumhaften anderen Stränden) sind direkt vom Haus aus möglich. Den sehr großen Wintergartenmit fantastischem Ausblick habe ich nicht genutzt, da er nur mit Elektroheizung ausgestattet ist und mir das Heizen deutlich zu teuer geworden wäre. Die Türen, die vom Wintergarten ins Haus führen, lassen auch ordentlich Kälte durch, die Heizung im Haus ist aber ausreichend. Ich habe meine Zeit dort genossen und mich als Alleinreisende nie unwohl gefühlt.

Susann, 54 Jahre

  • Review Submitted: 23-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable well equipped house in lovely location.

  • 5 of 5

Only two of us out of an original party of six could make it to our weeks holiday in mid-December but had we all been there we would still have plenty of room. The house is very well equipped and anything that we looked for we found.

The living room was cosy and being December we needed the TV for company in the dark evenings. We did not use the conservatory, but would have done had we been there in warmer months. It looked very comfortable and there was a large dining table there which would have been great for family meals.

Our dog also enjoyed his stay with a ten minute walk down to the little beach each morning for exercise. A couple of miles away there was also Oldshoremore Beach, which was stunning.

We didn't travel far from the house and when we did it was like driving in a car advert. Very little traffic and beautiful scenery.

Owners were very helpful, they suggested The Old Schoolhouse for a meal out and it is a super little restaurant. I couldn't manage a pud - the main course was large and very good quality.

The only downside was internet connection problems but for us that was not a big deal.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Paul Thank you for your kind review. I speak regularly to BT but no change but the Scottish Government keep saying we will all have fast wifi soon!!
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5

Away from the hustle and Bustle of life and amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

We wanted a place that could accommodate not only myself and Hubby plus dogs but with a downstairs bedroom and bathroom for my mum in law. We love going new places and Cynthia's lovely home didnt disappoint. Everything we could need was on hand and the instructions from Cynthia were great help. We enjoyed walks and i went on a few runs also. Durness was beautiful with Cocoa Mountain Cafe a big hit. We traveled around and found everywhere just as beautiful. I would recommend if you have a long drive like us possibly staying over on the way as our trip home of 12 hours was tough. We had hit and miss weather but still enjoyed our time.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Inverness
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
KInlochbervie Hotel
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Durness
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Lairg
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Kinlochbervie Hotel
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Sheigra

Special interest holidays:

Ideal for bird watching,loch and sea fishing. hill walking or just relaxing

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach is 10 minutes walk. Other beaches are within 4miles and there is a jetty two miles away to launch small boats.

Travel:

Inverness Airport is approx 100 miles. Car is essential

Distances:

Nearest village with hotel, shop and harbour is 4 miles. Durness for golf, more beaches, Smoo Cave is 20 miles and the bird island of Handa is about ten miles

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0
Refundable Damage Deposit £50

Booking Notes:
A non returnable deposit is required on booking with the balance paid 8 weeks before the start of the holiday. There is also a returnable breakage deposit Duvet covers are supplied on all beds and linen and towels may be hired at a cost of £6.00 per person
Electricity is by meter reading @ 18p per unit
Changeover Day:
Saturday is changeover day. Arrival preferably not before 3pm and departure no later than 10.30 am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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