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Woodpecker Cottage, nr Inverness - Sleeps 2

With magnificent views over the Moray Firth to the Highland capital of Inverness just 4 miles away, this tastefully modernised holiday cottage is set next to the owners home in 2 acres of shared grounds. A...

With magnificent views over the Moray Firth to the Highland capital of Inverness just 4 miles away, this tastefully modernised holiday cottage is set next to the owners home in 2 acres of shared grounds. A garden gate leads to miles of forestry paths on Ord Hill, which boasts abundant wildlife and hill-fort. Inverness offers swimming, tennis, excellent shops and restaurants. The cottage is ideally situated within easy reach of Culloden Battlefield, Loch Ness, Glen Affric, several beaches and a wide choice of golf courses. Can be booked with 18177 to accommodate 4 guests. Shops, pubs and restaurants 2 miles.

Ground floor: Living room with wooden floor. Dining room/kitchen. Bathroom with shower over corner bath and toilet. Open tread stairs to first floor: 1 twin bedroom.

Woodburner in living room inc. Gas CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Freeview TV. Video and small library. DVD. CD. Elec cooker. M/wave. F/freezer. Shared, large lawned garden with patio and furniture. Friday to Friday. Parking (2 cars). No smoking.

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Customer Reviews of Woodpecker Cottage, nr Inverness - Sleeps 2

1st comment: Cottage was beautiful inside and out and the owners were lovely and really helpful, lots of walks to do. March 2012.

2nd comment: What a delightful little cottage in lovely surroundings, with access to the forest where we enjoyed many walks. The owner is very friendly and knowledgeable about local amenities. I would wholeheartedly recommend this property to other holidaymakers. Feb 2012.

3rd comment: Good location if you want to be away from it all but on the other hand ideal for tripping out in all directions. We enjoyed Fort Augustus & seeing Loch Ness from both sides & our trip up to Ullapool.Although it wasn’t cold we still enjoyed the wood burning stove each evening. May 2011.

4th comment: A perfect retreat from the stress and strain of every day life and a perfect base from which to discover the beauty of the Highlands. The cottage was equipped with absolutely everything we needed and our host was charming and extremely friendly. March 2011.

5th comment: Hidden in the woods surrounded by walking paths yet 5 minutes from the A9 and 10 minutes from Inverness. Feb 2011.

6th comment: Can’t fault. Excellent place to stay. Nov 2010.

7th comment: Peace and quiet in lovely surroundings. People friendly and welcoming. July 2010.

8th comment: Well laid out, well equipped. Great surroundings. June 2010.

9th comment: Lovely little cottage with everything you need for a short break. Nov 2009.

10th comment: Well furnished and with a nice log-fuelled stove for cold nights. Oct 2009.

11th Comment The property was in a good quiet location, the owner was very friendly and welcoming. The cottage is excellent for a quiet relaxing break. Aug 2009.

More Property Details

  • Property Reference: 23492
  • HMG Ref: 1107794
  • Property Type: Cottage
  • Number of Bedrooms: 1
  • Sleeps Suit: 2
  • Features: Wood Burning Stove
  • Facilities: TV, DVD player, Shower, Microwave
  • Location Features: Rural
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Week rental Starts: Saturday
  • Parking: For 2 Cars
  • Pets: 0
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