Salmon Catch Cottage ref: CC511282

Kilmonivaig near Fort William, Fort William and Lochaber

Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Self Catering



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No pets
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  • Cot Available 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Satellite TV 
  • Wifi 
  • Car Parking Available 
  • Washing Machine 


Salmon Catch Cottage is a superb newly built 1 1/2 storey cottage situated right on the banks of the famous River Lochy. Forming a brand new wing of the owner’s lovely detached West Highland house, with wrap around gardens and situated in a beautiful glen with gardens leading down to the renowned salmon river and just a few minutes’ drive to the Ben Nevis mountain range, it offers peace and tranquillity in a stunning setting. This spacious cottage is superbly presented throughout and with four double bedrooms it is ideal for combined family holidays and larger groups, particularly salmon fishers, given its close proximity to beat number 2 on the river Lochy. The main living area is open plan. The lounge has large picture windows overlooking the gardens, with the river below. The kitchen/dining area is spacious and ultra modern and fully equipped to a high standard. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor (one en suite) and two generously proportioned bedrooms on the first floor, which enjoy the same stunning views across the river to the hills beyond. There are superb walks with fantastic views direct from the property. A small footpath leads directly down the banks of the river Lochy. 
Please note that Nevis Rest, apartment for 2/4 is also situated in the same grounds and may be available to book together, subject to availability.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property has oil central heating and comprises:
Open plan lounge/kitchen/dining room.
Lounge Area: With satellite TV comprising of sky+ box with recorder, DVD and radio/CD; a superb main living area with panoramic views of salmon river with hills beyond.
Kitchen/Dining Area: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer; breakfast bar.
Bedroom 1: With king size bed, en suite shower cubicle, WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 2: With two single beds.
Shower Room; With shower cubicle, WC and wash basin.

First floor

Bedroom 3: With double bed and single bed and coombed ceilings.
Bedroom 4: With two single beds and coombed ceilings.

Second floor

Third floor


Please note electricity and oil will be metered during your stay to be paid to the owner on departure.  Electricity will be metered at the normal Scottish Hydro electric tariff and oil is charged at current rates. 
All  bed linen included. Towels are only provided for overseas visitors.  Cot and high chair available. Free Wi-fi available.


Two acre garden with picnic tables and BBQ. Off road parking for several cars. 
Please note: A £70 refundable damage deposit is payable on arrival.

This property has been quality graded by one of our experienced Regional Managers who are trained and accredited by VisitScotland and has achieved a 4* grading.
  • Nearest town
    Spean Bridge
  • Shops
    5 Miles
  • Distance
    5 Miles
  • Restaurant
    5 Miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Spean Bridge
  • Pub
    5 Miles
  • Railway station distance
    5 Miles
  • Lake

About the local area

The Great Glen Way is also right on the doorstep; ideal for cyclists and walkers alike. The immediate area is a wild life watcher’s paradise. Deer, pine martens, otters, sea eagles, golden eagles, buzzards and a wide variety of small birds, including wood peckers and king fishers are all seen in the locality. Salmon Catch Cottage is perfectly placed for exploring the whole of the West Highlands. Ben Nevis is just 10 minutes’ drive away. Here there are endless opportunities for climbing, hill walking, mountain biking (the world mountain bike championships are held annually), riding, skiing and snowboarding, all of which are available locally. There are a wide variety of places of interest to visit and much to see and do. Visitors can take a gondola ride up Aanoch Mor, part of the Nevis range and enjoy a meal at the restaurant and viewpoint at the top, or take a trip on the historic steam train through to Mallaig on the Hogwart’s Express of Harry Potter fame. From Mallaig you can explore some of the smaller isles of Muck, Rhum and Eigg or take the boat across the sea to Skye, returning via the Skye Bridge to complete a spectacular circular tour. There are also two local interesting museums and a famous memorial which pay tribute to the Commandos who trained here during World War 2. There are also a variety of water sports in the area, such as canoeing, sailing, kayaking and scuba diving. The nearby town of Spean Bridge has a well stocked local shop as well as good quality restaurants and bars, including a 2AA rosette restaurant with an excellent reputation for fine dining. There is also a 9 hole golf course open to visitors and six other courses in close proximity.

Things to do nearby

Eagle Watch Wildlife Cruise

Unique guided cruises on the stunning waters of Loch Shiel. Share the skippers experience of spotting Golden Eagles and Red Deers. Tel: 01687 470322

Sanna Bay

Situated at the most westerly point on mainland Britain, Sanna Bay is dominated by beautiful white shell sands and true blue sea water.

Monument erected in tribute to the clansmen who fought for the Jacobite cause with Prince Charles Edward Stuart in 1745. Tel: 0844 4932221

Scottish Highland Tours

A selection of one day tours of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. Tours can be arranged to suit your requirements. Tel: 01397 704901

Glen Nevis Visitor Centre
Glen Nevis Visitor Centre

Historical and natural history display on Glen/Ben Nevis. Mountain safety information, live weather reports and a great range of outdoor supplies. Tel: 01397 705922

The Jacobite Steam Train

Regarded as the world's greatest railway journey by Wanderlust Magazine the service runs all week through the peak seasons. Tel: 0845 1284681

Crannog Cruises

Climb aboard at Fort William Town Pier and enjoy the splendour and wildlife of Loch Linnhe and the views of Ben Nevis. Tel: 01397 700714

Vertical Descents

Fun, adventure for all ages and groups. Activities include whitewater rafting, canyoning, paintballing, mountain biking, climbing and abseiling. Tel: 01855 821593

The Glencoe Dalness Visitor Centre

Visitor centre with exhibitions on the local area, its people and wildlife. Find out all about Glencoe's remarkable history. Four star visitor attraction. Tel: 0844 4932222

Nevis Range Mountain Gondola

An exhilarating trip in Britain's only mountain gondola which travels up to 650m on Aonach Mor, beside Ben Nevis.

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Saturday 20 February 2016 7 nights £ 369.75
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