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Heron Bay Holidays Right On The Shores Of Loch Linnhe - Unit 3179631

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms2
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Description

Unit 3179631

Otter Bank, one of 2 holiday lodges on our family croft.


About the property

Otter Bank Cottage

Heron Bay lodges are substantial solid log lodge situated on the shores of Loch Linnhe, 4 miles south of Fort William.

On a family croft bordered by the Kiachnish River, it enjoys arguably the best view in Lochaber with unrestricted views across the Loch through Glen Scaddle to the hills of Ardgour.

The lodge is luxurious in size and appointment, centrally heated with 2 super king size double/twin bedrooms, both en suite with bath and power shower, and walk in wardrobes. The living space is a large open plan dining lounge and kitchen area. The kitchen is well equipped with fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher.

Both suites and lounge have separate patio door access to a large deck area with patio furniture and BBQ.

There is a drying room with a washing machine and a clothesline to the rear of the property.

Ample parking space for 2 cars and shore access.

More Details

Owner
Sharyn Morgan
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About Sharyn Morgan

The croft on which the holiday property has been built has been in my family for over 300 years, when the clearances took place from Ardgour.

Sharyn Morgan purchased this chalet in 2008

Why Sharyn Morgan chose Fort William & Lochaber

This lodge has been purpose built for holiday lets and so has everything you will need for your holiday.

What makes this chalet unique

The view from the lounge and bedrooms are, I think, the best in Fort William, and many of our guests agree.

Available Rentals

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Notes

The property sleeps only 4 persons and I do not accept bookings of more than 4 persons apart from babies in cots.


Amenities

Fort William Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 2 bathrooms attached to the bedrooms, with bath, separate power shower, sink and toilet
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • 2 bedrooms at either end of the lodge, one double, one twin, both en-suite
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.6923075 based on 13 reviews
4

Very nice

  • 4 of 5

Nice chalet and very helpful owners. Moreover, we had wonderful weather.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Prefect cabin

  • 5 of 5

Was amazing prefect cabin in every way, highly recommend .

Can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Clean, comfortable, roomy

  • 4 of 5

Not exactly "on loch", but very nice and easy stroll down to loch. Beautiful views. Owner very responsive and helpful

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm not sure how close to the loch you were expecting but it is only about 50m walk. Hardly false advertising
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5

Worth it

  • 5 of 5

We had a very pleasant stay.

The children could play on the nearby shore and on the big meadow.

That there is no internet, did not bother us. Everything ran very uncomplicated.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our stay at Otterbank Lodge

  • 4 of 5

Very nice and cosy lodge situated in a prime location. Lots to do in the area even if like us you are unable to climb mountains but we agree transport is required.

Thank you Sharyn.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Views and home made it easy to relax and enjoy the highlands

  • 5 of 5

The house made it easy to relax- from the luxiourious bathrooms to the deck overlooking the loche. We were surprised there was no wifi, but was glad to not have the distraction while enjoying our time there. Wish we could have stayed longer!

  • Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Glasgow
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Fort William
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Corran
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Fort William
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Fort William
Nearest Motorway
A82
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Fort William
Nearest Ski
7 Miles
Aonach Mhor
Car: necessary

Fort William is the Outdoor Capital of the UK, situated in Lochaber. There are many things to see and do including skiing, hill walking, cruising, mountain biking, fishing, an informative museum, great restaurants and live music in the bars. Gorgeous beaches at Arisaig just an hours drive away. Take the steam train to Mallaig in the summer months, or a cruise on Loch Linnhe to see the seals. There is a gondola taking you to the top of Aonach Mhor for magnificent views. Glenfinnan is 20 minutes away where the Bonnie Prince Charles monument stands at the head of Loch Sheil. where you can take a wildlife cruise and see Golden Eagles.

The world championship downhill mountain biking event is held at Lenachan every June, and the 6 day trials for trial bikes in May.

Glencoe is 30 minutes away for wonderful scenery and hillwalking. The National Trust for Scotland Glencoe gives an informative history of the geology of the area, as well as some history of the area. There is also a lovely museum in Glencoe and a nice walk around the Lochan.

Glen Nevis is a lovely place to walk and relax, and Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in the UK is a challenging walk for those guests who are up for it.

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