Glenmeanich Cottage ref: W101

Strathconon, near Muir of Ord, Northern Highlands

Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Self Catering

Overview

Map

Local area

Prices & availability

Book now

Check prices and book

Book your short break or week away with 0% credit card fees. *

Go
Sleeps
9
Sleeps
bedrooms
5
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2
Bathrooms
Pets
2
Pets allowed
Changover day
SAT
Changeover day
  • Detached Property 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Rural Location 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Car Parking - On Site 

Description

Enjoy the splendour and magnificence of Strathconon, a beautiful glen deep in the highlands of Scotland. This detached country holiday lodge with a garden that leads down to the delightful River Meig offers the holidaymaker cosy accommodation, together with The Old Gun House (ref W2607) and Glacour Studio (ref W1410) in a ’get away from it all’ location with wonderful views all around. The lodge is spacious, pleasantly furnished and well equipped, making it an ideal property for the larger group. Local attractions include hill walking, river and loch fishing (permits being available from the estate office) and an abundance of wildlife, all of which help to add to the enjoyment of this ’Brigadoon’ type glen. The property makes an excellent base for touring the North and Western Highlands and the Whisky Trails or taking a boat trip on Loch Ness. Shop, pub and restaurant 15 miles.

Read more about Glenmeanich Cottage

Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living room: With wood burner, TV and CD player.
Kitchen/dining room: With Aga, electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With twin beds.
Bedroom 2: With single bed.
Bathroom: With bath and toilet.

First floor

Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 4: With twin beds.
Bedroom 5: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Separate toilet.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Electric heating, electricity, bed linen and fuel for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair.

Miscellaneous

Garden with garden furniture. Ample parking. No smoking. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a borehole.
  • Nearest town
    Conon Bridge
  • Shops
    15 miles
  • Distance
    17 miles
  • Restaurant
    15 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    NA
  • Pub
    15 miles
  • Railway station distance
    NA
  • Lake
    3 miles (loch)

About the local area

Discover a wonderful variety of contrasting landscapes that will make a lasting impression, from the remote rock-hewn wilderness of far north west Sutherland to the green rolling coastal lands by the Cromarty Firth. Wherever you travel you're surrounded by some of the most outstanding remote natural beauty in Scotland.

The Highlands is not only blessed with wonderful countryside, there are also miles of dramatic coastline, with quiet pristine sandy beaches, picturesque sea lochs and a scattering of pretty coastal villages close to clear turquoise waters. This is a place to really enjoy `The Great Outdoors', with plenty of activities from mountain climbing and white water rafting to gentle family walks and mountain biking for all abilities.

This part of the British Isles is also a great place to see wildlife; unsurprisingly wildlife flourishes in this great wilderness and there are plenty of opportunities to get out and about on land and sea - take one of the many boat trips on offer for close encounters with seals, whales and dolphins or simply get out into the glens, hills and forests to see eagles, deer and maybe even the elusive pine martin to name but a few.

For a holiday at a more leisurely pace visit the region's many historical sites, ancient castles, stately homes and fascinating museums, learn about the Highlands rich history and culture, its clans and conflicts, the tragedy of the Highland Clearances and its role in the Jacobite risings.

Summer visitors to the Highlands (mostly July and August) may not want to miss the annual Highland Games, which are held across the Highlands and are a unique spectacle of athletic, dancing and piping events which should not be missed!

Things to do nearby

Black Isle Wildlife and Country Park
Black Isle Wildlife and Country Park

Great if you love animals, birds and the countryside. Here you can feed the ducks, geese and swans around the ponds or visit the friendly goats, pigs and rare sheep. Tel: 01463 731656

Loch Ewe Distillery

Loch Ewe is the smallest distillery in Scotland reliving the romance of making Uisge Beatha in a case. Learn how to distill whisky using 18th century methods. Tel: 01445 731242

Dingwall Museum

Highland town museum showing history of Dingwall, outstanding military room, re-constructed kitchen and smiddy. Outdoor area and picnic tables. Free entry! Tel: 01349 865366

Brora Heritage Centre

Visitor centre with hands on guides to the rich heritage, archaeology and artefacts of the beautiful village of Brora. Tel: 01349 886606

Boats N Paddles

Safe and memorable outdoor experiences including hill walking, canoeing, abseiling, climbing, sea kayaking, mountain biking and gorge walking. Tel: 0333 600 6008

Glen Ord Distillery Visitors Centre and Whisky Shop

Take a tour around the closest distillery to Inverness and have a dram of the Classic Highland Malt. There is also an excellent selection of single malt whiskies from all over Scotland. Tel: 01463 872004

Displays about wildlife, history, geology and the cultural heritage of Assynt. Live pictures of a Herons nest and information on the North West Highlands Geopark. Tel: 01571 844194

Dunrobin Castle and Gardens

Dating back to 1400 this castle contains a magnificent collection of furniture, silver and family portraits. Informative falconry displays available every Monday and Saturday. Tel: 01408 633177

Merkinch Local Nature Reserve

Explore the nature reserve just one mile from Inverness! Take a walk, watch the herons fishing, birdlife on the mudflats and even Roe Deers or the Moray Firth Dolphins!? Tel: 07795 253 727

Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve

Over 600 hectares of reserve home to a whole range of internationally important habitats and animal species.

Read more things to do nearby

Availability selector

In:
Nights:
Start Date
Duration
Price
cottage-detail-pet-price-free cottage-detail-pet-price-payable
Saturday 24 June 2017 7 nights £ 890.00
Was£ 1103.00
Save£ 213.00

Availability calendar

Available start date Unavailable