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Am Fasgadh

Bungalow sleeping up to 8. Situated at Leacnasaide, Gairloch

Am Fasgadh is a detached bungalow situated at Leacnasaide, Gairloch. It is a spacious house sleeping 8 in two double bedrooms and two twin bedrooms. The accommodation also includes an open plan living room, kitchen and dining area, a bathroom, shower room and utility room.


Am Fasgadh


The house is equipped with a washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and TV and video. Books, puzzles, games and a table tennis table provide activities for rainy days. The property has a garden with access to the shore.

Price £360 - £460 per week July - September
Lower rates may be negotiated outwith this period for parties of less than six people.

Am Fasgadh
Sandy Matthew
Gorno Grove House
Strathmiglo
Cupar
Fife KY14 7SE
Tel: 01337 860483
Email:
sandy@gornogrove.co.uk


 

 



Druimdarroch

Views of Gairloch. Own coastline with direct access to sea. 2 miles from Badachro. Sleeps 6

Situated at Leacnasaide, between Gairloch and Badachro, with wonderful views of sea and mountains, this is a comfortable property set in two acres of land with its own coastline and mooring facility suitable for dinghies.


Druimdarroch


Sleeps six in three twin bedrooms. Two bathrooms, one en-suite. Large living room with TV and video and a large window from which you can enjoy this stunning view. Fully equipped kitchen and utility room. Full central heating.

PRICE: £350 - £450 per week.

Druimdarroch
Jo Thompson
Craigmore
Turners Green Road
Wadhurst
East Sussex TN5 6EA
Tel: 01892 782779
Email:
thethomos@tiscali.co.uk 
Web: 
www.gairloch-house.co.uk

 

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Flat 18, South Erradale

Comfortable upstairs flat in the traditional crofting village of South Erradale

The flat can sleep up to 4 people, in one double room and one room with 2 single beds. There is metered electricity for heating, cooking and electric shower. Hot water is supplied along with bedding, bed linen, towels, soap, toilet rolls and cleaning products. Private entrance.

Magnificent views - to the east are the Torridon Mountains and to the west across the Minch are the Isle of Skye and the Outer Hebrides. The area provides ample opportunity for hill walking, fishing, bird watching and water sports, and the sandy beaches of Opinan and Red Point are within easy reach.

The flat is situated 10 miles away from the village of Gairloch, along a very picturesque road. Gairloch provides most local amenities including grocery shops, post offices, a bank, cafes, restaurants, bars, hairdresser, gift shops, a leisure centre, an award-winning museum and a 9-hole golf course.

Next door to our flat is Glendale House, which has a lounge bar open to non-residents, and 4 miles away is the Badachro Inn, which provides excellent meals in a shorefront setting.

PRICE: Please contact proprietor for details.

Flat 18 at South Erradale
Catherine Thomson
18 South Erradale
Gairloch IV21 2AU
Tel: 01445 741202
Email:
cathma@hotmail.com
Website: www.westerrosscroftretreat.co.uk


 

Rona, Badachro

Rona, one of two villa flats with private entrance, sleeping 10

The ground floor accommodation comprises:-

  • Kitchen/dining room with coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator, washing machine and tumble drier, cooker and freezer
  • Living room with open fire
  • Three double bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Parking on cottage land
  • Electricity meter (charges below cost)

The flat is set in half an acre of newly planted woodland with wonderful views across Badachro Bay.

Badachro is a small hamlet on the south side of Gairloch in Wester Ross (seventy miles west of Inverness). The area is one of outstanding natural beauty, combining sea and mountains. With several Munros (mountains over 3000ft) within easy reach, it is a paradise for walkers. Loch, river, and sea fishing are all available. There is also a well maintained and interesting 9-hole golf course, situated above one of several stunning beaches.

Ten miles to the north is one of the area’s most popular attractions, Inverewe Gardens (run by the National Trust for Scotland). Warmth from the Gulf Stream allows the palm trees and other exotic plants to grow here alongside pine trees and rhododendrons.

The village of Strath, on the north side of the loch, has a range of facilities including Post Office, butcher, gift shop, coffee shops, general store, Bank of Scotland, and an interesting local history museum.


Gairloch Bay Cottages


PRICE: £70 - £300 per week

Calum Grigor
Badachro
Gairloch
Ross-shire IV21 2AB
Tel: 01445 741317
Fax: 01445 741377
Email:
A.Duvill@btinternet.com





Ardsheen - Badachro, Gairloch

A delightful setting, lovely garden and superb views overlooking the sea and Badachro village. Six miles from amenities at Gairloch. Living/dining room, twin bedroom, shower room, and kitchen. Sleeps 2

Ardsheen is a modern house situated on the high ground behind Badachro village with excellent views of Badachro Bay and surrounding hills. We are a short walk from the seashore and Badachro Inn, a traditional wood-beamed country pub serving delicious food. A superb location for days out and further afield.

We are letting the very attractive upper flat. It is competely private and self-contained with its own entrance, good off-road parking and a lovely garden. In there garden there are two sitting out areas. The apartment comprises a spacious sitting/dining room with a comfortable sofa, two lounge chairs, dining table with six chairs, and TV. There is a bright and cheery twin bedroom. A well-equipped kitchen with electric cooker, microwave and fridge. A shower room with WC, wash basin, shaver point and heated towel rail. A utility room with automatic washing machine and tumble dryer. We supply all bed linen, towels, household cleaning materials, inlcuding vacuum cleaner, electric iron and ironing board. Pets are very welcome.

There is a sizeable jetty just by the Inn from which small boats and canoes can be launched and where bigger boats can come alongside at most states of the tide. Hill walking and climbing enthusiasts can find endless opportunities around here. River and loch fishing is easily available (permits obtained locally).

Amenities are good. There is a post office, bank with cash machine and several excellent shops in Gairloch itself, five or six miles away. At Gairloch there is also a good lending library with internet access, a Heritage Centre and a Leisure Centre. The famous National Trust garden at Inverewe, Poolewe, is just 12 miles away and well worth a visit.

Price: from £250

Sheila King
Ardsheen
Badachro
Gairloch
Tel: 01445 741711



Tir Aluinn, North Erradale

Detached apartment sleeping 2

Tir Aluinn apartment provides contemporary, detached accommodation situated in the tranquil crofting township of North Erradale, near Gairloch, with views over the Minch to the Isle of Skye and the Isle of Harris in the Outer Hebrides, as well as panoramic views of the surrounding area, and only a short stroll to the local shingle beach.

Accommodation
The apartment was completed in 2007 and has been designed to give a clean, contemporary feel with open plan living, solid pine floors and stylish furnishings.

The kitchen/dining area is fully equipped with ample storage units in solid pine and built-in stainless steel oven, hob and cooker hood, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine and dining suite.

The lounge area comprises a leather sofa, coffee table, lamp table with lamp, radio and CD player, TV and DVD player, cupboard with ironing facilities and clothes airer. External drying facilities are also provided.

There is one fully fitted double bedroom. 

The shower room has a shower cubicle with power shower, wash hand basin, toilet and razor point.

All bed linen and towels are provided. Electricity is via a card meter, cards purchased from the owner. Ample private parking.

Regret no smoking or pets allowed.


Price: £150-£270 per week
November to February two week special £200
Short breaks also available out of season
Open all year

Please contact:
Mrs Melanie Hayward
Tir Aluinn
North Erradale
Gairloch
Ross-shire
IV21 2DS

Tel.: 01445 771393
Email:
relax@tiraluinnholidays.co.uk
Website: www.tiraluinnholidays.co.uk


 

Ironstone Cottage, South Erradale

A recently extended cottage in the crofting village of South Erradale

Ironstone Cottage is a recently extended 2 bedroomed house set in 1/4 acre of fenced ground.

Close to the beach, with private parking. Fully equipped.

Open all year, short lets possible. Dogs welcome.

Contact: Liz Duvill, Aros, Badachro, Gairloch, IV21 2AR

Tel: 01445 741317

 

Highland Holidays

Highland Holidays, An Caorann, Melvaig, Gairloch, IV21 2EA

STB 4 Star Self Catering with access for visitors with mobility difficulties.
Highland Holidays offer you a choice of stunning locations for your break in Wester Ross: overlooking the sea and the islands of Skye, Harris and Lewis, or in the magnificent setting of the Beinn Eighe Nature Reserve.
We have 6 well appointed self catering properties. Rona, Raasay, Freyja and Minch View overlook the beach. Cairn Shiel stands in a private and prime location within the Beinn Eighe Nature Reserve. Each property sleeps up to 4 guests in one double and one twin room. A fully fitted kitchen, an L-shaped lounge/dining room and a bathroom complete the stylish accommodation. Ard Mara, our latest property, also overlooks the sea and islands and is a traditional stone-built croft house. Fully renovated, it has 3 bedrooms and sleeps up to 6 guests. Open all year. Rates from £185 to £495 per week.

Contact: Frank or Dianne Buckley
Tel: +44 (0)1445 771 225.
Email:
highlandholiday@aol.com
Website: www.highland-holidays.com



 

 

 

Torran Cottage, Strath, Gairloch

Newly converted accommodation for 2 

Self-contained, spacious ground floor accommodation with private entrance, adjoining croft house.

 

Expansive loch views to the Torridon Mountains from windows and patio area. The village of Gairloch is only 500 yards away.

 

Sleeps 2.

Price: from £250 to £325

Contact: Kirsty Adam

Torran

36 Lonemore

Strath

Gairloch

Wester Ross

IV21 2DA 

Tel: 01445 712707
Website: www.torrancottage.co.uk

 


 

Curlew Cottage, Port Henderson

Beautiful cottage with stunning views        

Number 7 Port Henderson is an old stone croft cottage, probably built in the 1890s, which has been carefully restored. The house is at the bottom of a short private drive and there is parking for two cars beside the house. As the house, although fenced, is on a working croft with sheep, we regret that dogs cannot be brought.  We must ask you to keep gates shut.
                  

There is Total Control central heating throughout.  Downstairs, there is a sitting room with colour TV, a bathroom with heated towel rail, a twin bedroom and a fitted kitchen with fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, oven and ceramic hob.  Upstairs there are two bedrooms, one double and one twin and a shower room with wc.  A cot is available on request.  All beds have duvets; duvet covers and all bed linen is provided. Towels are provided but please bring your own beach towels.

The cottage has views across Loch Gairloch and to the Torridon Hills. The sandy beach at Opinan is about half a mile away and the beaches at Red Point are about 3 miles further on.  The village of Gairloch, with shops, an award-winning museum, a nine-hole golf course and a sweeping expanse of sand is about 9 miles away and the famous gardens at Inverewe a further 5 miles.

  

Seals, otters and three species of diver can be seen regularly, pine martins very occasionally and there have been several sightings of sea eagles. You can fish off the rocks at Port Henderson and sea fishing trips are available in Gairloch. Loch fishing may also be arranged there. There are coastal walks starting from here and short car journeys take you to other walks, both along the coast and inland to the hills.

Often, there are superb sunsets with the sun sinking behind the islands - you might even see the ‘green flash’.


Particulars

  • Tenancies normally run from Saturday to Saturday. 
  • A tenancy normally begins at 4pm on the day you arrive and ends at 10am on the day you leave. 
  • The house is cleaned between tenancies but because there is little time available for cleaning, we ask tenants to leave the house clean and tidy and leave a note of any deficiencies or breakages. 
  • Electricity is included in the rental. 
  • Insurance. We regret that we cannot accept liability for any loss, injury or damage (however caused) suffered by tenants or any members of their party during their stay. 
  • A non-returnable deposit of £50 for each week booked should be sent with your booking form, which will be acknowledged. An invoice for the balance of your rent will be sent to you one month before you are due to arrive.  Arrival notes will be sent to you on receipt of the balance.
  • If booking two consecutive weeks, please deduct £20 from the cost of the second week.

Available March - October

Price: £390-£450 per week

Contact: Eric & Isobyl la Croix, 9 Port Henderson,
Gairloch, Ross-shire IV21 2AS

Tel/Fax: 01445 741228
Email: i.la_croix@virgin.net

Website: www.curlewcottagegairloch.co.uk

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Beinn Alligin Apartment, Glendale House, South Erradale

A spacious apartment with spectacular views

Guests can use the undercover private heated swimming pool and the the friendly bar located in the main building.

Beinn Alligin is one of four 3 star self-catering apartments within Glendale House, South Erradale. The apartment can sleep up to 8 in one family room, two double rooms and one twin room, all ensuite. The living room enjoys panoramic views across to Skye and has french doors opening on to a wide balcony, has TV with Freeview, and DVD player. It has private access via a spiral staircase, a fully equipped kitchen diner, and solid fuel fire and large dining area.

All linen and towels included (except pool towels).
We regret no dogs allowed in this apartment
Owners motor cruiser also available for hire.

South Erradale is a small crofting community to the south of Gairloch, which as all facilities, including a leisure centre, museum, cafes and a selection of shops.

Visit our website for further information on this apartment and other apartments, sleeping up to 4 guests, available.

PRICE: From £450 Electricity by £1 coin meter
SHORT BREAKS AVAILABLE

Contact: Lynne Wall, Glendale House, South Erradale, Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2AU
Tel: 01445 741755

Email: lynne@glendalehouse.com or glendalehouse@hotmail.com

Website: www.glendalehouse.com

sunset from Glendale