Rona - Ross and Cromarty - Sleeps 4

In Designated National Scenic Area 

  • Rona exterior
  • Nearby Attraction
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  • Lounge
  • Master Bedroom
  • Kitchen
  • Bedroom
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  • Dining room
  • Lounge
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Rona in Ross and Cromarty, a cottage in Highlands: Rona exterior

Overlooking the sea, Skye, Harris, Lewis. Private beach access. Whale watching.

In Designated National Scenic Area, detached 4 star Visit Scotland graded self catering cottage in a stunning location, with private beach access, located in the village of Melvaig near Gairloch.
Accommodating up to 4 people,Rona overlooks the sea and the islands of Skye, Harris and Lewis, giving opportunity to see the breathtaking sunsets in the summer. Used by the whale and dolphin conservation society for marine life surveys. Furnished and equipped to a high standard, the large lounge/dining room has picture windows to the sea and surrounding countryside. Satellite freeview TV, DVD, radio/CD/cassette player and payphone. Good supply of books plus some films and games.We provide lots of information regarding walks and places of interest to visit.
The fitted kitchen has oven and hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washer and tumble dryer. The two comfortable bedrooms, 1 double and one twin room, both have fitted wardrobes and a hairdryer is supplied. The fully tiled bathroom has a separate walk-in shower. Two porches, front and rear, offer ample hanging space. Oil central heating, enclosed garden with parking for up to 2 cars.Internet access available on request at an extra charge.
Melvaig has a jetty for launching boats and the nearby Melvaig Inn is renowned for good food; open 6 days and evenings in the season.
Gairloch, which has all services including garage, shops, restaurants etc. is just 20 minutes drive away on a quiet scenic road.
Wildlife sightings, sometimes seen from the cottage, include basking sharks, minke whales, fin whales, dolphins and porpoise, seals,otters,sea eagles and a wide variety of garden and sea birds.
The area’s attractions include whale-watching and marine life trips, including visits to the puffin colonies on the Shiant Islands. Salmon, sea trout, brown trout, pike and sea fishing.
Bird watching, falconry courses, a golf course and pony trekking. Also, boat trips on Loch Maree to view Viking Graves, bike hire, deer stalking, a deer museum, hill walking/ climbing, sea kayaking, Leisure Centre, Heritage Museum, swimming pool and Inverewe Gardens to name but a few. Visits to the Isle of Lewis are avalable via the ferry at Ullapool.

The area is perfect for bird-watching at any time of year including sometimes Sea Eagles and Golden Eagles and an amazing location for star-gazing in the winter months and the possibility of seeing The Northern Lights. There are a wide variety of low level and high level walks and mountain walks, plus beautiful sandy beaches to explore. The Beinn Eighe Nature Reserve and the Torridon mountains are just a short drive away.
Prices £225 to £495 weekly. Short breaks in low season, subject to availability.
Well-behaved pets welcome by prior arrangement. Cot and high chair can be supplied. Short breaks available in low season, subject to availability.

This property has been listed with Stilwell’s Cottages Direct for 8 years

Rona Property Features

Location Type
  • Coastal
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Telephone
  • Pets Allowed
  • Cot
  • High Chair
  • No Smoking

  • 1 Double Bedroom
  • 1 Twin Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Bath
  • Ground Floor Shower

  • Communal Pool

  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • TV - Satellite or Cable
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • TV

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden
  • Enclosed garden / play area

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountaineering
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling

Local Water Sports
  • Water Skiing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sailing
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
7 night(s) · 22 June 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name Rona
Reference 216245
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Dogs Allowed 1
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Rona in Ross and Cromarty

Nearest TownGairloch - 10 miles (approx)
Nearest AirportInverness Dalcross - More than 30 miles (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortUllapool - More than 30 miles (approx)

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