The Croft - Melvaig, Nr Gairloch, Highland, Scotland - Sleeps 4
This traditional semi-detached self catering holiday home is located in a beautiful position in Melvaig, a quiet crofting community near Gairloch. It is situated just 200 yards from the shore and has stunning views of the isles of Skye, Harris and Lewis. It provides the perfect holiday destination for anyone who wants to escape the pressures of every day life and relax amongst breathtaking scenery and wonderful wildlife - imagine enjoying the sunsets over a romantic glass of wine where you may be lucky enough to spot the whales, dolphins, otters or seals.
There are plenty of wonderful places to explore with mountains, sandy beaches and lochs in the surrounding area. It is the ideal place to visit if you enjoy hill walking, golf or fishing and a visit to Inverewe Gardens makes for a lovely relaxing day. The Torridon Mountains and Beinn Eighe Nature Reserve are within easy reach as is Melvaig itself with a cafe bar/restaurant and tea room.
The area has many attractions including: whale watching, visits to see the puffins on the Shiant islands; fishing (trout, salmon and sea); a golf course; pony trekking; boat trips on Loch Maree where you can view Viking graves; bike hire; a deer museum and guided hill walks to name but a few.
The coastline around Melvaig and to Rua Reidh Lighthouse (approx. 4 miles north) is rugged and provides a haven for nesting birds, whales, seals and otters. Not only does it provide many walking and relaxation opportunities but there is always wildlife just waiting to be spotted and admired!
- Pub/Restaurant Nearby
- Waterside Location
- Beach Nearby
- Garden/Outside Area
- Golf Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Satellite/cable TV
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
The Croft Continued
Accommodation is on the ground floor and comprises:
- Comy sitting room with feature fireplace, two large comfy settees, electric fire, television with Sky Freeview, video, radio/cassette/CD player.
- Modern well equipped kitchen with wonderful sea views, dishwasher, electric cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, washer/dryer, toaster etc. It also includes a good range of crockery and utensils; coffee maker, food mixer etc. This room is adjacent to the dining area with patio windows looking out to sea over the islands beyond.
- King-size bedroom.
- Additional bedroom with bunk beds.
- Bathroom with electric over-bath shower, WC, heater and heated towel rail.
Additional information: Sheets, pillowcases, bath/hand towels, and tea towels are available at an additional charge. Electricity is metered and charged to guests. There is parking for two cars. Well-behaved dogs are accepted.
Low Season from £195
Mid Season from £210
High Season from £360
Peak Season £360
Star Rating: 3 Star
Pets: Yes, 1 dog
Changeover Day: Friday
Please enquire with owner
Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 bunk bed room)
Owner: Tony Gill click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
The Croft joined Independent Cottages in May 2008
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