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Rowan Cottage

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Rosemarkie, Ross and Cromarty, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Rowan cottage is situated in the quaint seaside village of Rosemarkie less than a 2 minute walk from a long sandy beach. Chanonry Point, at the far end of the beach, is a well known spot for dolphin watching.
The property has been fitted to a high standard with many thoughtful extras included. The modern bright kitchen has a conservatory area which looks out onto the colourful cottage garden and double doors lead onto a small decked area - a morning suntrap - perfect for lazy breakfasts on sunny mornings.
Off the kitchen is the spacious sitting room, with unusual whitewashed wood-lined walls. The separate lounge has a stripped wooden floor and original slate marble fireplace.
There are two bedrooms with sea views, one double, one twin, with comfortable beds and high quality bedlinen. The bathroom upstairs has a corner bath and there is...
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Listing #HL96512
About the Owner
Carol M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2009
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

This cottage is like a tardis. It's much bigger than it looks from outside and is extremely light and airy, especially in the kitchen and adjoining conservatory at the back. Everything was immaculately clean. We have seldom stayed in such a well equipped cottage: the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Sherpa816335
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I loved staying here so much that I didn’t want to leave! The cottage is so clean and well equipped. It has everything you could need for a relaxing break. The kitchen looks new and is great to cook in. The joining conservatory looking onto...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Venture799732
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Well laid out and spacious for this type of accommodation. Reasonably well insulated from noise (seagulls and traffic). Only fault apart the universal one of hot pan handlres is that there is no shaver point in shower room or bathroom.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Ernest B
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Each room has been tastefully furnished and freshly decorated. The cottage is surprisingly bright and spacious - it has even been described as a 'Tardis'! The kitchen has a De Dietrich induction hob and Siemens oven and microwave. Extras in the kitchen include a small selection of herbs and spices, olive oil, fresh ground pepper, tea, coffee etc. Supplies of dishwasher and washing machine tablet are also supplied.
In the bathrooms complimentary hand soap is provided along with cotton bath mats, bath, hand and face towels.In the colder months the property has central heating throughout.
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Due to the pond in the garden I do not consider this property suitable for small children.
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Cost includes WiFi, bedlinen, towels and electricity.
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About the neighbourhood
The Black Isle is in fact a peninsula and is slightly off the beaten tourist track a short distance from the main A9 just north of Inverness. The historic villages along the coast of the peninsula each have their own character with farming and fishing traditionally supporting the thriving communities. Although Rosemarkie has grown over the years the main street has changed little in the last hundred years. The village still supports restaurants. In Fortrose, just a mile away there is a larger selection of shops and amenities including a Sports Centre. Pictish Culture is featured in The Groam House Museum in Rosemarkie whereas Cromarty, to the East, has both Hugh Millers cottage and The Cromarty Courthouse Museum. In Fortrose the ancient ruins of the There are a number of Art and Craft Gall... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Dalcross, Inverness: 37.0 km
Railway: Inverness: 24.0 km
Ferry: From Europe - Rosyth: 256.0 km
Rosemarkie is a 20 minute drive north of Inverness.The nearest airport, just outside Inverness, is well served with flights from London and other cities.
Car hire is available at the airport and train station from Thrifty, Hertz, Avis and Arnold Clark.
Rosemarkie is well served by a half hourly bus service from Inverness. The bus stop is about forty metres from the front door of the cottage.
Activities nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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