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Old Lock-keeper's Cottage

Old Lock-keeper's Cottage
Certificate of Excellence
14 reviews
Old Lock-keeper's Cottage
View of Loch Ness from the garden
Top of locks
Loch Ness
Living Room with open fire
Washing machine and tumble drier
Ground floor Bathroom
Entrance Hall
First floor Shower Room
Kingsize Bedroom
Kingsize Bedroom
Twin Room
Twin Room
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Fort Augustus, Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
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...
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About the Owner, Brian B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 24 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL1298519
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Excellent - based on 14 reviews
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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 3 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

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

Bill J
Penang, Malaysia
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 for a stay in August 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 boats go through the locks from the bedroom window. You can see Loch Ness from...

A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 1 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Perfectly situated. Lovely view of the loch every morning watching all the boats come through. Mountain views as well. what more could you wish for. Brian very welcoming. Nothing was too much trouble.

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 Full
    1 Crib
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24 Feb 2018 -
30 Mar 2018
7 nights
31 Mar 2018 -
13 Apr 2018
7 nights
14 Apr 2018 -
4 May 2018
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional surcharge of £20.00 per week for each pet
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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, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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