The Old Byre, nr Fort William - Sleeps 2

Situated in Glen Nevis, at the base of Ben Nevis, this traditional, detached croft cottage conversion from an old byre has been carried out to a very good standard and is extremely well furnished and fitte...
Property Reference: W4245 Sleeps: 2 Week rental Starts: Saturday Pets: 3

In beautiful Glen Nevis

Situated in Glen Nevis, at the base of Ben Nevis, this traditional, detached croft cottage conversion from an old byre has been carried out to a very good standard and is extremely well furnished and fitted.

As well as the beauty, the mountains offer a challenge to walker and climbers of all abilities. Canoeing, cycling, golfing and fishing are just some of the activities available locally.

The Nevis range ski centre is a short drive and now boasts a dry ski slope which is open all year. Just two miles from the old fishing port of Fort William, with many shops, pubs and eating places at your disposal. This is an ideal base from which to explore the Western Highlands.

Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant 2 miles.

All on ground floor: Living/dining room with patio doors and beams/kitchen with slate floor. 1 double (four poster) bedroom. Shower room with toilet.

Oil CH inc. First £3 elec inc, remainder by coin meter. Bed linen and towels inc. Video and small library. Elec cooker. M/wave. W/machine. Enclosed courtyard and furniture. Parking (1 car).

Nearest Location in Guide:

Fort William

Customer Reviews of The Old Byre, nr Fort William - Sleeps 2

1st comment: Excellent cottage, very clean and comfortable and good location. March 2012.

2nd comment: Beautiful cottage and location would highly recommend. Nov 2011.

3rd comment: Wondrful clean cottage, every thing you needed was there. 15-20 mins walk to the Ben Nevis tourist path, 5 mins walk to local shop and 10 mins walk to nearest pub (Ben Nevis Inn). Fort William only 15-20 mins walk away. Excellent location for some of the Munroes and Ben Nevis. All in all we had a wonderful week. Oct 2011.

4th comment: Nice quiet location but close enough to Fort William for shopping. Made to feel very welcome by owners. Everything you need is in the cottage, even a welcoming bottle of wine and chocolates! Ideal for dogs as has an enclosed garden. Will definitely go back! Sept 2011.

5th comment: This was a lovely situated cottage, well equipped and central for travelling. July 2011.

6th comment: Ideal location and just what’s needed after a days walking. June 2011.

7th comment: Very cosy, warm and clean. The perfect get away. Dec 2010.

8th comment: Very cosy. Wonderful views. Ideal for walking. Close enough to Fort William to walk there. Oct 2010.

9th comment: Ideal property for our dogs. Sept 2010.

10th comment: Absolutely brilliant. Spotless, very cosy, well equipped & modern. It was a lovely surprise to have the beds all made when we arrived and also a welcome bottle of wine and box of chocs. Very handy for Ben Nevis and easier walks for us oldies - we will definitely be back. Sept 2010.

11th Comment Fantastic location - in Glen Nevis with beautiful views, but not far from the town and shops. Perfect wee cottage - everything you need and more. Very helpful owners. Couldn’t have booked a better cottage. June 2010.

12th Comment A beautiful little cottage. Clean, cosy and perfectly located for trips into the mountains. Feb 2010.

13th Comment Small quiet cosy cottage. Oct 2009.

14th Comment Lovely location as we have a dog. Forest and gondola to mountain top only 6 miles away. Local pub (Nevis Arms) very dog-unfriendly and subsequently not used. Oct 2009.

15th Comment Suited our needs and the dogs, perfectly. Aug 2009.

16th Comment The Old Byre was wonderful. Very cosy and also dog friendly. It was clean and well kept and we felt very welcome and at home. The accommodation was clean and well kept. We found it very cosy, warm and homely. We were very impressed and will certainly return. It was perfect for our trip. July 2009.

17th Comment The owners were very friendly and welcoming. As dog owners it was very pleasant to be able to stay in such a lovely cottage with our dogs. We would definitely return there on our next visit to Scotland. May 2009.

18th Comment This cottage is in an excellent location for walks in and around BEN NEVIS and the FORT WILLIAM area. May 2009.

19th Comment The property was situated in a prime spot. Easy to access the town and the shops and just a step away from one of the most beautiful places on earth. Excellent cottage, plenty to see and do even in winter. Would recommend this cottage to anyone with dogs or without. Will certainly visit again. March 2009.

20th Comment Great welcome to a lovely cottage with amazing views - right under Ben Nevis!!! April 2008.

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Four Poster bed


TV, Washing Machine, Shower, Microwave


For 1 Cars

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