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Abhainn Cottage

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Sauna and Spa Bathroom with hot tub
Garden & Decking area
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Luxury Self Catering accommodation in a traditional Scottish croft house set in the heart of the Hebrides. Within 1.5 miles of the famous Callanish Standing stones and just 10 mins to the nearest beach, Abhainn cottage offers the perfect central location for exploring Lewis & Harris. Completely renovated in 2009 this traditional croft house has been finished to the highest standard the cottage sleeps 4-6 and has 2 ensuite bedrooms and an office with sofabed. The master bedroom has a superking bed with a spacious ensuite with large double ended spa bath, rain shower, sauna and under floor heating. The Living area features luxurious leather couches, a real open fire, and a 42” LCD with DVD player, with patio doors opening out onto a decking area overlooking the river and mountains of Uig. Th...Luxury Self Catering accommodation in a traditional Scottish croft house set in the heart of the Hebrides. Within 1.5 miles of the famous Callanish Standing stones and just 10 mins to the nearest beach, Abhainn cottage offers the perfect central location for exploring Lewis & Harris. Completely renovated in 2009 this traditional croft house has been finished to the highest standard the cottage sleeps 4-6 and has 2 ensuite bedrooms and an office with sofabed. The master bedroom has a superking bed with a spacious ensuite with large double ended spa bath, rain shower, sauna and under floor heating. The Living area features luxurious leather couches, a real open fire, and a 42” LCD with DVD player, with patio doors opening out onto a decking area overlooking the river and mountains of Uig. There is also a large open plan kitchen / dining area with all modern kitchen appliances including a large fridge freezer with ice machine. The property also has a full sky tv package, free wireless internet and a washing machine/dryer. Open all year Rates £450–£980 per week. Breakfast, Evening Meal Packages, Spa and Short Breaks also available.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
David M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:67%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed 23 July 2019

We had a lovely week in this wonderful cottage. This place is really high level of quality. The owner, David, was really kind and always available with fast response to answer our questions. The cottage is really a luxury place, with a very big kitchen,...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank wildrover1978
Reviewed 12 March 2018

First visit was November 2011 and in 2018 the excellent standards of luxury have not diminished. Met the owner on arrival and told he is only a phone call away. The visit was trouble free. Early departure on leaving day so would like to say...More

Date of stay: February 2018
2  Thank davidwL999XM
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stayed at Abhainn from the end of February into the beginning of March and had an an absolutely brilliant time. It's in a perfect location for getting around the island and very close to the Callanish Standing Stones which are well worth a visit....More

Date of stay: March 2017
2  Thank Luke P
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My partner booked this as a surprise birthday for me and we couldn't be more impressed with the cottage. David met us and showed us round the cottage, giving us tips with where to eat and what to do. He was also always on hand...More

Date of stay: December 2016
2  Thank SJCarey
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I booked a weekend at Abhainn Cottage with my partner, initially for her Birthday, but also to pop that all important question! Upon arrival, we were met by David, the very friendly owner of the cottage, who had also been helping me plan my marriage...More

Date of stay: November 2016
3  Thank alasdairmartin0560
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

Stayed on the island a couple of times before staying in different cottages which were fab. But this was amazing, started from the moment we arrived with a very kind welcome from David. The cakes were amazing and lasted a couple of days and the...More

Date of stay: May 2016
1  Thank 337karlf
Reviewed 4 August 2015

With thanks to David & Kathleen. First of all, the cottage exceeded our expectations; everything about the place was first class. The Isles of Harris and Lewis are wonderful places to visit, with lots of interesting history, mountains to climb and beaches are top world...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank harveysden
Reviewed 4 August 2014

The cottage was very well equipped with fabulous bathroom. Cottage has excellent facilities which helped make for a fantastic holiday. Lewis / Harris is one of the most beautiful locations we have ever been to with breath taking scenery wherever you look. The beaches are...More

Date of stay: July 2014
1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 22 February 2014

We went to ABHAINN COTTAGE for a relaxing/ get away from it all type, break away. And BOY did we get that. From moment of stepping inside cottage you felt as you were going to enjoy your stay, it was luxurious and homely.especially open peat...More

Date of stay: February 2014
3  Thank norrie m
Reviewed 2 December 2013

We stayed at Abhainn Cottage for a week in November and we loved it- it was a perfect base for exploring the island- coming back to a lovely and warm cosy cottage- great kitchen/lounge/open fire/ comfy bed and ensuite jacuzzi bath/sauna with underfloor heating in...More

Date of stay: November 2013
2  Thank jukiiare
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Cable/satellite TV
Sauna
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Located in the village of Breasclete on the Isle of Lewis in the Islands of the Outer Hebrides of Scotland.
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