Properties within 25 miles of Balnagown Estate - Swiss Cottage
Balnagown Estate - Swiss Cottage
is pet friendly - this means that you are allowed
to take your dog on holiday, which is handy if you've got a pet. The holiday
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Details of Balnagown Estate - Swiss Cottage
Swiss Cottage at Balnagown Estate in Kildary, near Tain, Highlands sleeps 6 people. Balnagown Estate near Tain
is set amidst the natural splendour of Easter Ross; Balnagown Estate has a rich blend of farmland, woodland and heather-clad hills, and is just a mere 30 minutes’ drive from Inverness
. Steeped in a history, the Estate has been transformed into a breathtaking holiday retreat and offers a unique experience, as each property has been thoughtfully furnished and equipped with every need. This is a superb base for touring this beautiful and unspoilt part of Scotland with easy access to many areas and attractions. There is so much to see and do for all ages.
Both properties benefit from, from Egyptian cotton bed linen, cashmere blankets and heavyweight towels. Hill House enjoys stunning views across the grounds to the fishing lochs, and the seascape of the renowned Cromarty Firth beyond. This traditional, detached stone built house is furnished to a high standard throughout. The spacious living room has a magnificent open fire place and double bay windows so you can take in the surrounding views. There are two large double bedrooms as well as a bunk bedroom for children. The adjoining stone built annexe in the gardens has its own kitchen and shower room, with an upstairs twin bedroom to accommodate two more guests.
Swiss Cottage is a delightful, detached, stone cottage, with a distinctive Alpine style. Its large windows and charming balcony add to the charm and ambience. The living space runs the length of the top floor and provides wonderful views across the manicured lawns and country landscape. There are two bedrooms in the main cottage: one large double with an en-suite bathroom and one twin with a separate shower room - both on the ground floor. A separate annexe, in a style identical to Swiss Cottage, sits close by in the same private grounds, providing extra accommodation, which sleeps two. It has a kitchen and shower room on the ground floor, and an open plan living area on the first floor.
Balnagown Estate is just a 45-minute drive north of Inverness, and close to the historic sandstone town of Tain
. Set in the grounds of Balnagown Castle, this is ideal for anyone wanting luxury accommodation for the whole family to enjoy. There are various facilities on site, including extensive cycle tracks, fishing, both on the river and in lochs, archery and a wonderful sports hall providing a host of indoor activities such as badminton, basketball, volleyball, pool and table tennis. For wildlife enthusiasts, the observation tower in the grounds offers a wonderful vantage point from which to observe the myriad wildlife in the local area.
There are numerous places of interest in the region. In the nearby village of Dornoch
, a visit to the History Links Museum is recommended, or a game of golf can be enjoyed on the famous links world class championship course. Shin Falls Visitor Centre, Dunrobin Castle, the Timespan Heritage Centre, Loch Fleet National Nature Reserve and John O’Groats are all within easy reach. The beach is 3 miles from Balnagown Estate near Tain. With the shop 1 mile, and the pub & restaurant are 2 miles from Balnagown Estate.
Hill House (ref UKC2182 [Hill House]
) can be booked together with Swiss Cottage (ref UKC2184) to sleep up to 14 people.
Swiss Cottage has a step to the entrance.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite with shower over bath, toilet and bidet.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet, bidet and heated towel rail.
Living room: With open fire, 40 Sky TV (full package), DVD player, CD player and door leading to balcony.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric cooker, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
Shower room 2: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds and seating area.
Please note: There are 2 steps in the garden.
Both properties: Economy 7 central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi and fuel for open fire included. Travel cot and highchair. Welcome pack. Large enclosed garden with patio, garden furniture and barbecue. 16,000-acre landscaped unspoilt grounds (shared with other properties on-site). Archery, sports hall with badminton, basketball, volley ball, pool and table tennis (shared with other properties on-site). Fishing on-site. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is an unfenced river in the grounds.
Holidays at Swiss Cottage, Balnagown Estate run from Friday to Friday.
Pets allowed at Balnagown Estate - Swiss Cottage.
Features at Balnagown Estate - Swiss Cottage