HC3
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Enjoy alfresco dining
Welcome
Lounge area
Open-plan lounge/dining area
Relax in the evening by the cosy open fire
Cosy open fire
Dining area
Well-equipped kitchen
Cook up a feast
Offering everything you might need
Bedroom
Twin bedroom
Bunk bedroom
Keep the young ones amused
Bathroom
Shower room
A breath of fresh air
Relax and unwind
Relax in the lovely garden seat
Enclosed garden
View towards the property
Views to Loch Ness close by
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2 / 22  Welcome
3 / 22  Lounge area
4 / 22  Open-plan lounge/dining area
5 / 22  Relax in the evening by the cosy open fire
6 / 22  Cosy open fire
7 / 22  Dining area
8 / 22  Well-equipped kitchen
9 / 22  Cook up a feast
10 / 22  Offering everything you might need
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12 / 22  Twin bedroom
13 / 22  Bunk bedroom
14 / 22  Keep the young ones amused
15 / 22  Bathroom
16 / 22  Shower room
17 / 22  A breath of fresh air
18 / 22  Relax and unwind
19 / 22  Relax in the lovely garden seat
20 / 22  Enclosed garden
21 / 22  View towards the property
22 / 22  Views to Loch Ness close by

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Drumnadrochit (5mls W), The Highlands
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Lovely detached bungalow with a pleasant modern feel, sleeping six (+ two) guests
  • Situated amidst the magnificent scenery of Glen Urquhart
  • A great location for touring Ben Nevis and the surrounding area
  • Enclosed garden, perfect for al fresco dining
  • Close to Loch Ness and its top visitor attractions based in Drumnadrochit
  • Explore the wilderness area of Glen Affric with its excellent walking and cycling routes, and climbing routes
Property code: IN633

Attractive, detached bungalow with a peaceful atmosphere, built around a country house hotel on a wooded hillside and located perfectly for exploring Loch Ness and Glen Urquhart.

This stunning detached bungalow is situated in a tranquil hamlet built around a country house hotel on a wooded hillside near Loch Ness. The location offers opportunities to explore nearby attractions in the nearby village of Drumnadrochit, with shops and pubs. Also explore Glen Urquhart, which runs from Loch Ness deep into the wilderness area of Glen Affric, allowing for different activities, great for keen walkers with amazing trails to follow, as well as cycling and challenging climbing routes. Loch Ness offers water sports, sailing and cruises to entertain you. The Loch Ness Exhibition Centre nearby offers a great day out for all the family.

Inside this comfortable single level holiday home, there is a modern-style open-plan lounge/diner with open fire for those chilly winter evenings and a double sofa bed, TV/DVD and patio doors with a dining area that has garden access. The dining area also consists of a table with seating for up to six guests. The kitchen is well-equipped with a Range cooker that has a ceramic hob, 2 ovens and a grill,  American-style fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher and a microwave. As well as a good-sized bathroom with a bath, there is also a shower room. The bungalow offers three bedrooms: one king size with TV and views overlooking rolling hills, one twin and one room with bunk beds.

The property has a large enclosed garden with lawn space. There is a pleasant decked area with outdoor furniture where you can enjoy al fresco dining or a simple spot to relax, taking in the peaceful and stunning garden full of surrounding trees, plants and flowers. You can also fish when in season by arrangement with the local hotel.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms: 1 king-size with Freeview TV, 1 twin and 1 bunk
  • 1 bathroom with bath, 1 shower room and WCs
  • Double sofa bed in lounge TV/DVD
  • Open fire in lounge/ diner
  • Kitchen: Electric range cooker with ceramic hob, 2 ovens and a grill, American-style fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher and microwave
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Electric and heating included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Enclosed garden with decked area, outdoor garden furniture and garden seat
  • Arrival: 4pm
  • Shops 5 miles, pub/restaurant on site
  • Additional info: When in season, angling can be arranged via the hotel
  • The 1st basket of logs will be provided

The nearby village of Drumnadrochit (4.5 miles) on the shore of Loch Ness, offers a selection of shops and places to eat and is the ideal starting point for exploring Loch Ness. Young Nessie hunters will enjoy a visit to Nessieland where you can have some monster fun and learn all about the legendary local.

Get closer still to the home of Nessie by taking a boat trip out onto beautiful Loch Ness. The trips run hourly and its best to book in advance. Enjoy the superb views of Urquhart Castle from the water and watch out for golden eagles soaring above.

The superb Affric Kintail Trail runs almost 44 miles from Morvich on Loch Duich to Drumnadrochit, offering miles of spectacular scenery. Walkers and cyclists will also appreciate the beautiful 10-mile loop around Loch Affric (17 miles).

This property is personally managed by Fiona.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 14 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Rosemary 19th October 2019

Lovely cottage. Has everything you need for a relaxing holiday. Great location.

Reviewed by C A 17th August 2019

Great cottage beautiful views well equipped great place

Reviewed by Catherine 3rd August 2019

Really loved this cottage

Reviewed by Jessica 7th July 2019

Lovely location with stunning views, best equipped rental property we have ever been to. Very spacious and comfortable .

Reviewed by Elizabeth 15th June 2019

Well maintained property, everything you could need, good lay out. Good secure garden for dogs. Really pleasant quiet surroundings, with lots of wild life. Situated in the grounds of Glenurquhart House Hotel with excellent Italian restaurant Alto Piano.

Reviewed by Maggie 18th May 2019

Lovely property home from home great base for visiting the highlands.

Reviewed by Tracy 27th April 2019

Absolutely prefect, had everything you could think of and very pet friendly. Our first holiday with our 8 month old dog Bear. He lived the freedom of the enclosed garden. Very friendly neighbours, would highly recommend if you want a peaceful break away

Reviewed by Victoria 8th March 2019

Cottage is perfect in every way. Great private location with Amazing views. Really nice walks not too far, great for the dog and again lovely views. Definitely reccomend

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Enjoy alfresco dining
Welcome
Lounge area
Open-plan lounge/dining area
Relax in the evening by the cosy open fire
Cosy open fire
Dining area
Well-equipped kitchen
Cook up a feast
Offering everything you might need
Bedroom
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Location

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