Torecastle Lodge is an exceptional house in every respect and offers the height of modern luxury in a truly stunning setting. This spacious detached property is nestled between the River Lochy and the famous Caledonian Canal. Set in its own garden grounds the large picture windows overlook the peaks of Ben Nevis, with the beautiful River Lochy salmon river flowing in the foreground. The focal point of the house is the exemplary open-plan kitchen / dining room which lead through to a magnificent sitting room with high vaulted ceilings and superb open fireplace. Large patio doors open onto a covered verandah / terraced area which serves as a further outside ‘room’ from which to relax and saviour the peace and tranquillity of the surroundings and drink in the views across the river to the Ben Nevis mountain range beyond. The 1.5 acre garden and grounds give direct access to the river and a network of secluded paths that connect the riverside, the Caledonian Canal and the surrounding woodland.
Property has oil central heating with under floor heating throughout the ground floor and comprises:
Lounge Area: With open fire set within superb, open fireplace, satellite free view TV/DVD and radio/CD. Large patio doors lead onto covered verandah boasting stunning view of Ben Nevis.
Kitchen Area: With electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Very well equipped with large dining area -on one side framed with full length windows that look out to views of Ben Nevis and lead to a south facing outdoor eating area complete with table and chairs.
Utility: With washing machine, tumble dryer and sink with storage area for boots, coats and out door gear.
Bedroom 1: With king size bed and en suite shower, WC and wash basin
Bedroom 2: With two single beds and en suite shower, WC and wash basin
Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin
Games Room: Within integral garage, with table tennis and darts board and storage area for bikes, canoes etc.
Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 3: With king size bed and en suite large shower, WC and wash basin. This master bedroom has a balcony overlooking garden, river and Ben Nevis. An additional pull out bed is available for this room.
Bedroom 4: With one king size and one single bed making this an ideal family room which also features a play station 3 and DVD player with large dedicated high definition flat screen monitor.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC and wash basin
Free broadband wi-fi internet access. Small library. Selection of outdoor games equipment. All oil, electricity, bed linen and towels included. First supply of fuel for open fire supplied. Cot, high chair and stair gate available.
An extensive 1.5 acre grassy garden and grounds surrounds the property which is, fully enclosed by fence and large 5 bar gate and provides great freedom for children to play. A variety of garden furniture, a gas BBQ and a grassed volleyball area and net complete this wonderful outdoor space. A small gate leads directly down to the river Lochy with Ben Nevis mountain range dominating the skyline beyond. Off road parking for 4 cars.
Please note there is now a hot tub at this property, if you wish to use this facility then a weeks notice is usually required to enable the hot tub to be heated and ready for you on arrival There is a fee of £100 payable for using this facility payable direct to the caretaker on arrival. All instructions will be sent to you once your booking is confirmed.
Maximum 9 adults only, Pull-out bed suitable for child only.
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.