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The Old Blacksmith's Cottage

Fishing village of Ullapool
9 reviews
Fishing village of Ullapool
Dining Room
Shower Room
Double Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Double Bedroom
House and Street
View from Pulteney Street
Pulteney Street
Views of Ullapool
View towards Shore Street
Caledonian Hotel Ullapool
Ullapool Pier
Views of Ullapool
Seaforth Street from Pier
Ullapool Shore Street
View towards the Summer Isles
View towards loch Broom from Ullapool
Ardmair Bay
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5 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Ullapool, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
The Old Blacksmiths Cottage' a traditional white washed cottage, and formally the old blacksmiths in the village, is perfectly located, a mere 2 minutes walk from the centre of the scenic fishing port of Ullapool. Ullapool is situated in the North West Highlands of Scotland surrounded by outstanding scenery and some of the oldest rock formation in history, making it an ideal spot for the geology enthusiast and keen hillwalker. Some of the most beautiful beaches in Scotland are situated close by. The cottage can sleep up to 10 max and can accommodate 6 comfortably. Perfect for families and small groups.
About the Owner, Ron and Kirsteen F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2007
Overall rating: 3.8 / 5.0
Based on 25 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL180106
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English first
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Ullapool is a lovely town with good amenities for those exploring the NW corner of Scotland. Sadly the Blacksmiths Cottage was not lovely. It is in need of TLC and a good clean and clear out before I would consider visiting again. The kitchen was well equipped, but difficult to find anything as the cupboards were chaotic at best. They...

Management response:

I'm truly sorry your stay was not upto your expectations but I feel compelled to respond to some of your comments. We have been trading for many years and our feedback to date speaks for itself. I personally ensure the property is left spotless so to say the fridge is filthy is by any stretch of the imagination or benchmark...


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Motherwell, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 25 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

No problems with booking beforehand. Information provided by owner meant that there was no delay in accessing the cottage and no problems using any of the facilities. We stayed at the same property 4 years ago so we knew what to expect. My only reason for not rating the cottage as 5 stars is that it's in need of a...

Tom C
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 22 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016

This proved an ideal site for a winter mountaineering visit for six people. Easy access to food supplies (Tescos) and the necessary post adventuring liquid supplies (pubs). We were able to cook food for six each night with the kitchen equipment provided and best of all the cottage was always nice and warm, which was really appreciated after many hours...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage is tastefully decorated retaining some original features including slate floors. It can sleep up to 10 and can accommodate 6 people comfortably. There are 2 twin rooms and 3 double rooms each with vanity sink. The bathroom and shower room are both tastefully decorated with designer suites and Italian tiling on the walls and floors. The cottage enjoys a brand new kitchen with all appliances, and a separate dining room and cosy lounge compliment the traditional cottage.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    4 Twins
    3 Fulls
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How to get there
Ullapool is situated in the North West Highlands of Scotland surrounded by outstanding scenery and some of the oldest rock formation in history. It has an enviable location and is one of the many reasons why people love to visit the Scottish Highlands, being 1 hour from Inverness and 5 hours from Glasgow and Edinburgh. Flying is also an option into Inverness Airport with Easyjet and Flybe operating flights from most UK and European airports. The ferry point to the Outer Hebrides is from here, as well as the option of driving north to Sutherland and Caithness and south towards Poolewe (Inverewe Gardens) and Gairloch. Boat trips to the Summer Isles,are popular where you will see wildlife including seals, dolphins and birds. You can also arrange to go on fishing and scuba diving trips fro... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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