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Rowan Cottage and the nearby 'Plough Inn'
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Rosemarkie, Ross and Cromarty, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Rowan cottage is situated in the quaint seaside village of Rosemarkie less than a 2 minute walk from a long sandy beach. Chanonry Point, at the far end of the beach, is a well known spot for dolphin watching.
The property has been fitted to a high standard with many thoughtful extras included. The modern bright kitchen has a conservatory area which looks out onto the colourful cottage garden and double doors lead onto a small decked area - a morning suntrap - perfect for lazy breakfasts on sunny mornings.
Off the kitchen is the spacious sitting room, with unusual whitewashed wood-lined walls. The separate lounge has a stripped wooden floor and original slate marble fireplace.
There are two bedrooms with sea views, one double, one twin, with comfortable beds and high quality bedlinen. The bathroom upstairs has a corner bath and there is...
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Listing #HL96512
About the Owner
Carol M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well laid out and spacious for this type of accommodation. Reasonably well insulated from noise (seagulls and traffic). Only fault apart the universal one of hot pan handlres is that there is no shaver point in shower room or bathroom.

Thank Ernest B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

I’ve been visiting Rosemarkie and Fortrose every year for more than 20 years and stayed in many different places. Rowan Cottage is one of the best, very well presented and equipped, providing a home from home place to stay. If you love the dolphins like...More

Thank Kerry W
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

The cottage is on the doorstep of the most intriguing part of the Black Isle for lovers of folklore , legend, nature ,natural beauty and mystery. It is equally ideal for a holiday of exertion as it is for one of lazy idleness .

Thank Resort724656
Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Each room has been tastefully furnished and freshly decorated. The cottage is surprisingly bright and spacious - it has even been described as a 'Tardis'! The kitchen has a De Dietrich induction hob and Siemens oven and microwave. Extras in the kitchen include a small selection of herbs and spices, olive oil, fresh ground pepper, tea, coffee etc. Supplies of dishwasher and washing machine tablet are also supplied.
In the bathrooms complimentary hand soap is provided along with cotton bath mats, bath, hand and face towels.In the colder months the property has central heating throughout.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Cost includes bedlinen, towels and electricity.
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About the neighbourhood
The Black Isle is in fact a peninsula and is slightly off the beaten tourist track a short distance from the main A9 just north of Inverness. The historic villages along the coast of the peninsula each have their own character with farming and fishing traditionally supporting the thriving communities. Although Rosemarkie has grown over the years the main street has changed little in the last hundred years. The village still supports restaurants. In Fortrose, just a mile away there is a larger selection of shops and amenities including a Sports Centre. Pictish Culture is featured in The Groam House Museum in Rosemarkie whereas Cromarty, to the East, has both Hugh Millers cottage and The Cromarty Courthouse Museum. In Fortrose the ancient ruins of the There are a number of Art and Craft Gall... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Dalcross, Inverness: 37.0 km
Railway: Inverness: 24.0 km
Ferry: From Europe - Rosyth: 256.0 km
Rosemarkie is a 20 minute drive north of Inverness.The nearest airport, just outside Inverness, is well served with flights from London and other cities.
Car hire is available at the airport and train station from Thrifty, Hertz, Avis and Arnold Clark.
Rosemarkie is well served by a half hourly bus service from Inverness. The bus stop is about forty metres from the front door of the cottage.
Activities nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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