Ideal touring base
Well furnished and presented, Thistle Cottage, a detached house for four, enjoys wonderful views across rolling fields and on to the waters of the Cromarty Firth and the slopes of Ben Wyvis, there is an abundance of wildlife in the grounds and surrounding fields.
Set on the beautiful Black Isle, and perfectly placed for touring the unspoilt Glens and coastlines of the northern Highlands and Wester Ross. Available in the area are golf, mountain biking, climbing, water sports, and dolphin spotting.
Day trips to Loch Ness, Orkney Islands, Isle of Skye and Inverness are recommended, or relax in the comfort of your chair and watch the changing scenery of this lovely part of the Highlands.
Shops, pubs and restaurants 5 miles.
Ground floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen. 1 twin bedroom (zip and link). Shower room with toilet. First floor: 1 double bedroom with double sofa bed (for children).
Oil CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Cot. H/chair. DVD. CD. M/wave. W/machine. T/dryer. Freezer. Enclosed patio and furniture. Parking (2 cars). No smoking.
Customer Reviews of Thistle Cottage, Black Isle, sleeps 4+2
1st comment: Fabulous location, views spectacular. Cottage well equipped, clean and welcoming. May 2012.
2nd comment: One of the best cottage we have ever stayed in. Very clean, and friendly owners. Couldn’t have asked for more. location for us was excellent. March 2012.
3rd comment: A true home from home, an excellent touring location for the northern highlands and western isles. April 2011.
4th comment: Clean and comfotable - lovely location and views. April 2011.
5th comment: A thoroughly warm and welcoming cottage, both homely and modern with excellent facilities. Owners were extremely friendly and always on hand to answer any queries. Nov 2010.
6th comment: Thistle Cottage was an extremely comfortable home away from home. We couldn’t have asked for anything better. Everything we needed, and lots more, were included. If we ever come back to this part of the world we will definitely stay there again. Oct 2010.
7th comment: 1st class. Oct 2010.
8th comment: This property is excellent and had everything we needed. Sept 2010.
9th comment: Our 1st visit was superb. We have just returned from our 3rd visit and have booked again. Sept 2010.
10th comment: Excellent location, exceptionally kitted out for comfort and convenience. Beautifully designed and furnished. Sept 2010.
11th Comment Quality and location. Sept 2010.
12th Comment Comfortable property with lots of added extras like toys and games. Large shower, excellent views and very nice location. Aug 2010.
13th Comment The property was spotlessly clean and very luxurious. Particularly liked the bedroom/sitting area upstairs. Aug 2010.
14th Comment The cottage is beautifully furnished to a high quality. It is in such a quiet beautiful location and I would highly recommend this cottage to anyone who wishes to visit. The owners are such nice people and the welcoming pack that is there on arrival is so appreciated. July 2010.
15th Comment Nice fresh house in a quiet location. July 2010.
16th Comment Excellently presented cottage. Particularly liked the seating areas upstairs which afforded great views across the Cromarty Firth and the mountains to the north as well as providing quiet areas to relax. July 2010.
17th Comment It was a clean, well equipped cottage in a rural location. Excellent starting point for exploring a big part of Scotland. Very nice owners who were very helpful. May 2010.
18th Comment Clean and well looked after. Even though the property allows small dogs it didn’t smell of pets at all - we don’t have pets so that was very important. Everything we could have possibly needed was provided. May 2010.
19th Comment The cottage was very well kept, in lovely surroundings. The owners were very friendly and welcoming, the tea, coffee and cream eggs that we found on arrival was a lovely touch. April 2010.
20th Comment Fantastic - modernly decorated & brilliantly clean. Bottle of wine & biscuits on arrival were superb. A pleasure to stay in & would love to go back. April 2010.