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Squirrel Cottage


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North Kessock, Highlands
Grade 3 Star rating
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Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Pets 0
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Squirrel Cottage nestles amongst the trees of Ord Hill above North Kessock and is a short drive from Inverness.

Nestling amongst the trees of Ord Hill above North Kessock and just minutes drive from Inverness, Squirrel Cottage makes the perfect holiday base for exploring the Highlands. Visit Loch Ness, Culloden Battlefield, Glen Affric, Fort George, the stunning scenery of the west coast or the Isle of Skye. A trip to the Orkney Islands is recommended, or to the Moray Coast where you might see the famous bottlenose dolphins. Historic sites, castles and whiskey distilleries are amongst the many attractions available. Golf, kayaking, hill walking and mountain biking are available. Shop, pub and restaurant 2 miles.

All on ground floor: Living room with French doors/dining room/kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

Oil central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Freeview TV. DVD. CD. Gas hob. Electric oven. Microwave. Washing machine. Private garden with furniture. Portable barbecue. Shared landscaped grounds with woodland. Parking (2 cars). Welcome pack. No smoking. NB: Large unfenced pond in shared grounds.

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  • Barbecue
  • Detached Property
    Detached Property
  • Garden / Patio
    Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Decorated at Christmas
    Decorated at Christmas
  • Cot Available
    Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Pets – not allowed
    Pets – not allowed
  • Coastal within 3 miles
    Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
    Coastal within 5 miles
  • Open Plan
    Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 29/12/2018
    Squirrel cottage has and will always be a very special place for us to enjoy the peace and beauty of the surroundings. We have stayed many times and will always be a preferred option for our friends and family to also enjoy.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 06/10/2018
    Excellent location for wildlife including birds and squirrels. Very comfortable with all facilities for an enjoyable and relaxing holiday close to the A9 with easy access to the rest of the Highlands

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 22/09/2018
    Very close to the A9 and Inverness, but you could be miles away from civilisation. Completely surrounded by forest, lots of wildlife, red squirrels, woodpeckers, great tits, coal tits, etc. Lovely cottage, cosy and warm. Small double and 2 singles in nice sized rooms. Very clean and tidy, nice kitchen and dining area, good sized TV with freesat and DVD player. Really enjoyed out stay.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 15/09/2018
    The best cottage we have stayed in.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 11/08/2018
    A fabulous cottage in a wonderful setting. We immediately felt at home. Spotlessly clean and well equipped, it is in an excellent location for visiting the many beautiful areas of the Highlands. There was a warm welcome from the owner upon arrival. We can't wait to go back!

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 02/06/2018
    Excellent cottage in a wonderful location that is perfect for sightseeing the highlands of Scotland. We watched red squirrels feeding every morning before going out and about and you have a choice of 3 walks direct from the cottage. The host was very friendly and helpful and provided us with a very nice welcome pack and flowers. I would recommend this cottage to everyone and will definitely be booking again soon.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 19/05/2018
    Fantastic holiday in great location for wildlife and exploring the Highlands. Great hosts and well equipped chalet.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 05/05/2018
    Fantastic holiday cottage! Very comfortable and the surroundings were great. We saw red squirrels in the garden every morning. Owner's left bread, butter, milk and teabags. Nice touch. Definitely come back again.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 14/04/2018
    Great location,very central for touring beautiful Scotland,lovely comfortable cottage, very well equipped,very friendly and helpful hosts in all an excellent place to relax and unwind.

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9.9 out of 10 – based on 13 reviews collected by Reevoo
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