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Red House Dornie

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The Red House has lovely gardens, leading to the loch
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Eilean Donan castle is just a few minutes walk from the house
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6 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
12 guests
5 nights minimum
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Red House Dornie is a large lochside house, dating from the early 1800's, on the stunning West Coast of Scotland. It is available as a self catering property for up to 12 people and has been rated as a 4* self catering property for 4 years running by VisitScotland. The house faces the Isle of Skye and is a 5 minute stroll from the world famous Eilean Donan Castle. It is situated in the village of Dornie, where three lochs meet, Loch Long, Loch Alsh and Loch Duich. It's 9 miles from Kyle of Lochalsh and the Skye bridge, 11 miles from picturesque Plockton and a stunning drive away is Applecross. Dornie has a traditional pub, a hotel, village Post Office & shop. Eilean Donan Castle, reputedly the most photographed castle in Scotland, is a few minutes walk away and can be seen from the f...Red House Dornie is a large lochside house, dating from the early 1800's, on the stunning West Coast of Scotland. It is available as a self catering property for up to 12 people and has been rated as a 4* self catering property for 4 years running by VisitScotland. The house faces the Isle of Skye and is a 5 minute stroll from the world famous Eilean Donan Castle. It is situated in the village of Dornie, where three lochs meet, Loch Long, Loch Alsh and Loch Duich. It's 9 miles from Kyle of Lochalsh and the Skye bridge, 11 miles from picturesque Plockton and a stunning drive away is Applecross. Dornie has a traditional pub, a hotel, village Post Office & shop. Eilean Donan Castle, reputedly the most photographed castle in Scotland, is a few minutes walk away and can be seen from the front garden. The Red House has been renovated to a very high standard by its new owners. There are six bedrooms (sleeping 12), 2 bathrooms, lounge with real fire, large dining room, utility and a well equipped kitchen. The front garden overlooks Loch Long and the large rear garden is private and has plenty of space for relaxing or fun! A wealth of activities are right on your doorstep - walking, mountain biking, fishing, canoeing, scuba diving, horse riding and even llama trekking! And the scenery is breathtaking. The house is ideal for large groups, family gatherings and especially celebrations! And well behaved pets are welcome. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Michelle B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
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Reviewed September 12, 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2020
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 3, 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: July 2020
Reviewed January 13, 2020

The house was truly lovely, very comfortable and clean. A very good size for 12 people there were never any problems with fitting anyone into one room, although we were all happy to squidge up at the dinner table. Comfortable beds and nice views across...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Fubfeafyjvc
Reviewed November 4, 2019

We stayed here recently and had a fantastic holiday loved the house and owners Michelle were brilliant if you needed anything. The Dornie Hotel has a amazing food and Pitzajoes pitza were amazing castle is definitely worth a visit and also Armadale gardens about 14...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank russellfarm33
Reviewed June 16, 2019

We rented this house because of its proximity to Eilean Donan castle, where our daughter was getting married. (Great venue too.) The house had everything we needed, 7 adults and 3 children, and the owner, Michelle, living next door was a bonus.(Very nice and helpful.)...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Colin H
ladydornie, VR Owner at Red House Dornie, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2019

Thanks for your lovely review! It was a pleasure hosting your daughter’s wedding celebrations at the Red House.

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Reviewed April 26, 2019

We were welcomed with a lovely note and two loaves of locally baked bread from Michelle. There were seven of us staying (three generations) for 10 days. The house was very well equipped and we felt right at home. The house is so well situated...More

Date of stay: April 2019
1  Thank Doreen P
ladydornie, VR Owner at Red House Dornie, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

Thank you for your review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay at the Red House and would love to welcome you back in the future!

Reviewed January 11, 2018

We rented the Red House as a group of friends for the 2017/2018 New Year break. The house was very well equipped with a great kitchen allowing us to cook big meals with no problems. Excellent location, easy driving distance to Skype and minutes walk...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Mungo F
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We stayed here with extended family (12 of us altogether) for our wedding. We were greeted on arrival with a bottle of fizz and a locally baked loaf of bread along with a lovely note welcoming us. The house is well equipped and comfortable, laid...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank KirstyGuite
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Our three generation MacRae family of six, ranging in age from sixteen to eighty, spent the first week of August in this lovely home. It felt like home right away and provided all that we needed for a very comfortable stay. We used five of...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Georgia H
Reviewed July 21, 2017

This was the perfect place for us to spend a week in as three small groups came together from around the country. It was cold when we arrived; but the house was warm; and it was easy to keep warm, though we additionally opted to...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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  • Red House Dornie is able to accommodate up to 12 guests. See all property details.

  • Red House Dornie has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

  • Red House Dornie has 6 bedrooms available. See all property details.

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