The flexibility of a whole cottage, with gorgeous views and
brilliantly located for exploring the highlands.
cottage is light, bright and warm with views of Loch Linnhe, Glencoe
and the mountains beyond. The spacious living room has a vaulted ceiling
and leads on to an open plan kitchen and dining area. The bedroom has a
king-size bed with a memory foam mattress and fitted wardrobes. There
is also the option to add a fold-down single bed in the living room. The whole cottage is
decorated in restful, neutral colours.Surrounding the cottage are
beautiful gardens with an outdoor seating area. Across the road, a path
leads on to a secluded beach where you can enjoy a picnic and watch the
sea life.Free Wi-Fi is provided, along with a TV/DVD player, a fully equipped kitchen and an attached laundry room. Available
for a three night minimum, the cottage offers flexible accommodation for up to
three people. We can
provide a cot and high chair for wee ones. Dogs are
welcome at no additional charge, by prior agreement.
The cottage is exclusively yours for the duration of your stay and has its own front and back doors, ensuring private access.
Interaction with Guests
and Sarah are the owners of the cottage and live next door in "Tigh
Sgoile", which is Gaelic for "School House" and was the former village
school. Living next door means that we are on hand in case you have any
queries. We would also be delighted to give you recommendations about
places to visit and local pubs and walks.
Onich Hotel is in walking distance and has a nice bar with an open
fire. Dogs are welcome there. The restaurant has beautiful views over
the loch and there is regular live music. There are many other nice
places to eat nearby including the Loch Leven hotel and the Laroch
restaurant and bar in Ballachulish. For seafood, you could try the Loch
Leven Seafood Café.As the Outdoor Capital of the UK, the region
of Lochaber is fantastic for all kinds of outdoor activities including
hiking, sailing, skiing, ice-climbing and cycling. The ski resorts of
Glencoe and the Nevis ranges are about 25 minutes' drive away and are
open all year round for skiers and hikers. Boat trips to visit the
islands and spot wildlife depart from Loch Leven and Loch Linnhe. A
thirty mile radius from the cottage takes in Ben Nevis, the mountains of
Glencoe, the world's largest indoor ice-climbing wall, the Seal
Sanctuary near Oban, Glenfinnan where Bonnie Prince Charlie gathered the
clans in 1745 and the famous Harry Potter viaduct .... to name but a
School House cottage is
on the bus routes from Fort William to Glasgow and Oban. It is also on
the Oban to Fort William cycle path.
Other Things to Note
Access is very easy and there is ample car parking.Check-in is after 4PM
One dog is welcome by prior arrangement.
The cottage is non smoking.