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Old Lock-keeper's Cottage

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Old Lock-keeper's Cottage
View of Loch Ness from the garden
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
7 nights minimum
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Old Lock-keeper's Cottage is a beautiful semi-detached cottage sitting next to the Caledonian Canal in Fort Augustus, in the Highlands of Scotland. It enjoys a commanding view down the flight of locks and across Loch Ness beyond. The cottage is centrally located in the village and within easy walking distance to restaurants, pubs, shops and other amenities. Fort Augustus is the perfect base to explore the Highlands from, only 1.5 hours drive to Skye or Aviemore, 45 minutes to Inverness or Fort William and 30 minutes to the Nevis Ski Centre. There are numerous walks and activities in and around the village, including a small golf course. Alternatively you can just sit in the garden and watch hundreds of different boats come slowly past the cottage or gaze out across Loch Ness in the hope of...Old Lock-keeper's Cottage is a beautiful semi-detached cottage sitting next to the Caledonian Canal in Fort Augustus, in the Highlands of Scotland. It enjoys a commanding view down the flight of locks and across Loch Ness beyond. The cottage is centrally located in the village and within easy walking distance to restaurants, pubs, shops and other amenities. Fort Augustus is the perfect base to explore the Highlands from, only 1.5 hours drive to Skye or Aviemore, 45 minutes to Inverness or Fort William and 30 minutes to the Nevis Ski Centre. There are numerous walks and activities in and around the village, including a small golf course. Alternatively you can just sit in the garden and watch hundreds of different boats come slowly past the cottage or gaze out across Loch Ness in the hope of spotting Nessie. Pets are welcome, subject to a maximum of 4 legs. Free Wifi.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Pets must not be left unattended in the property.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Shower
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About the Owner
Brian B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed August 2, 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: July 2020
Reviewed September 26, 2019

From opening the door to Old Lock- Keepers Cottage we felt the wow factor. The wonderful Scottish feeling on seeing the beautiful Tartan carpets, then finding a welcome bottle of wine with glasses ready to start our fantastic week. This cottage is so comfortable and...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Linda C
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

For me, this cottage was a dream come true. I love the canals and boats and had also wanted to visit Loch Ness for years. I took along my husband and 2 daughters aged 13 and 24. They loved it too. There is such a...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank SusanBurt
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Good location for visiting the Scottish Highlands and Islands.plenty restaurants and pubs in the area,

Date of stay: September 2017
2  Thank FrequentFlier590212
Reviewed August 19, 2017

The cottage was nice. Includes one bedroom with double bed and a small bedroom with a twin bed. Small kitchen has everything you need, including a washer and dryer. WiFi speed was great - better than most hotels. Location was excellent. You can watch the...More

Date of stay: August 2017
1  Thank billj144
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Access
Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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