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Clava Cottage

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Beautiful, spacious and fully equipped city centre 3 double bedroom End Terraced Cottage with beautiful large back garden. Situated near the River Ness, offering a beautiful 5 minute walk into town through old Inverness with truly beautiful views of Inverness Castle and Churches along the way. A 5 minute walk from the Caledonian Canal and Marina, a 30 second walk from the acclaimed Waterfront Bar/Restaurant and local supermarket, this property is ideally situated for making the most of your visit to Inverness without having to rely on cars or taxis. The cottage has a dining table situated in the livingroom where you can breakfast and dine. The well maintained garden has an outside seated area to relax and enjoy a glass of wine whilst having a barbeque. The living room has a wood burner...Beautiful, spacious and fully equipped city centre 3 double bedroom End Terraced Cottage with beautiful large back garden. Situated near the River Ness, offering a beautiful 5 minute walk into town through old Inverness with truly beautiful views of Inverness Castle and Churches along the way. A 5 minute walk from the Caledonian Canal and Marina, a 30 second walk from the acclaimed Waterfront Bar/Restaurant and local supermarket, this property is ideally situated for making the most of your visit to Inverness without having to rely on cars or taxis. The cottage has a dining table situated in the livingroom where you can breakfast and dine. The well maintained garden has an outside seated area to relax and enjoy a glass of wine whilst having a barbeque. The living room has a wood burner fire for cosy nights in with 50 inch Freeview flat screen TV and also a DVD player. Superfast Wi-Fi is available at no extra cost. The Waterfront restaurant/bar is a mere 30 second walk away for those wanting to experience good value quality food on the banks of the River Ness, whilst listening to some of the areas best traditional Scottish folk ballad music. The property has 3 bedrooms, one of which is a children's room which has two single beds. Cots and High Chairs are available at no extra charge but please request in advance. The other two bedrooms have a double sized beds. All modern appliances available including dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, slow cooker, with gas central heating and gas cooking. No smoking indoors - ashtrays provided in back garden. About you My name is Gregor and grew up in the area before moving to Edinburgh and beyond for study and work. I returned to the area in 2010 after tiring of city life. I normally work in health and safety or lifting operations but have previously worked in finance, education among others. Why this property I love this house because I have transformed it over the last couple of years, which has been a lot of work but also a labour of love. I love its country feel, its country style kitchen looking out onto the mature garden, the living room with its wood burner for relaxing in front of the fire whilst watching movies or simply enjoying a good book and glass of wine. I may be biased and undoubtedly it has been decorated to my tastes, but it has been decorated with comfort in mind, from the sofa, to the beds, to the fire, to the views from the kitchen window to the garden. Even the walk into town is beautiful along the River Ness over the bridge past the Cathedral to the town centre all in under 5 mins. I love the garden and the birds which are attracted into it. You can also access the main arterial road routes from here and be outside Inverness on route into the Highlands in under 5 mins. The banks of Loch Ness can be reached in 10 mins by car, the Spa town of Strathpeffer in 20 mins or some of the UK's best golf courses in 30 mins. Some of the Championship courses designed by Tom Morris and James Braid include Royal Dornoch, Brora, Tain, Castle Stuart, Nairn, Nairn Dunbar and Moray - not a bad collection of courses within easy reach for the golfer. Similarly many of the famous tourist attractions are within easy drive with the Caledonian Canal a mere 5 minute walk away as are most bars and restaurantsMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No events or parties to be held on premises.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath
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About the Owner
Gregor D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
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Reviewed 9 February 2020

Immaculate cottage with excellent facilities in a perfect location for city centre. Very helpful host. Wonderful stay. Will be back.

Date of stay: November 2019
Thank SYoung121
Reviewed 22 August 2019

Very spacious and well equiped cottage, 10 Minutes walk to Inverness center. Gregor was an excellent host, has got us all we needed for a breakfast next morning. Aldi supermarket is just around the corner. As a pub "Waterfront" with great food and live music.

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Nadia_from_Germany
gregor d, VR Owner at Clava Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2019

Thank you for your kind review Nadia. It was lovely to meet you all and hope our paths cross again. Until then Gregor

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Reviewed 29 June 2019

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Date of stay: June 2019
gregor d, VR Owner at Clava Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2019

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Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

Excellent accommodation, location and host. Would stay again. This sentence is just to make up the 100 minimum!

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank 599ray
gregor d, VR Owner at Clava Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2019

Hi there, glad you guys enjoyed your stay and look forward to you coming again. Until then Gregor

Reviewed 18 September 2018

Gregor was an excellent host who happily provided helpful information about the local area.The cottage has everything we needed and the location was perfect.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank fionamargareta
gregor d, VR Owner at Clava Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Hey guys, lovely to have met you all and glad you had a great stay. Hope we meet again sometime and safe onward journey.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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Private Garden
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Situated near River Ness, supermarket and the award winning Waterfront Bar/Restaurant it really is ideally situated.
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