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The Croft Sarclet Village

Front of house in the village of Sarclet, the original part is over 200 years old
34 reviews
Front of house in the village of Sarclet, the original part is over 200 years old
House from front
Comfortable Lounge/Diner
Fully Fitted Kitchen
Fully fitted kitchen
Fully fitted kitchen
Garden with views over North Sea and Moray Firth
Northen Lights over Caithness Follow Aurora Watch UK on Twitter for recent photos
Northern Lights  21/01/15 taken by Gordon Mackie near Dunnet Head
History of 'The Haven'
Things to see around 'The Haven'
The oldsmoke house in The Haven at Sarclet just minutes from the house
The Haven
Seals in 'The Haven'
Seals in 'The Haven'
Seals in 'The Haven'
Local Beaches
Local Beaches
Local Beaches
The locals are always interested in visitors
The scenery really is breathtaking
Dunrobin Castle, open to public including Falconry demonstration
The Haven at Sarclet from above
Castle Mey, Queen Mothers Castle Open to visitors please check opening dates and times
The Wick Heritage Centre is a Tardis of a local exhibits
Boat trips can be arranged locally for seal and whale watching
The Haven
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Wick, Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Hoping to see the Northern Lights or just. looking to get away from it all? This charming two bed detached cottage has outstanding views over the North Sea. There are excellent walks, bird watching and fishing to be had locally. Just 20 miles south of John O'Groats you really can't get much further north and remain on the mainland. With the town of Wick just 5 miles away you're never far from shops or excellent restaurants. The price shown includes Linen, towels and heating with no further charges.The Croft is an extended original crofters home built around the early 18th century with two foot thick stone walls in the original parts which now provide the bedrooms. There is a fully fitted kitchen with appliances, lounge/diner and modern bathroom. It has been in my family for many generations and is still used as a family holid... Read more
About the Owner, Nigel M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 1 property
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Debbie W
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

This was a very peaceful crofters cottage with heavenly views from the patio doors. Watching the sunrise and sunset was an obvious bonus. The cottage was clean, warm and cosy. Very much a well loved family cottage

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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

The location is perfect, 2 minutes to the sea, ideal for visiting John o groats and the north coast. The cottage itself is lovely, well equipped, warm, enclosed garden, ideal for the dog, if you like watching birds and wildlife this is the place to be, we saw goldfinches, redwings, buzzards, kestrels, hen harrier, seals, starling murmurations, and more. We...

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Many thanks, I’m glad you enjoyed your time there, it really does have a magic which embraces all. Hope to see you again soon.


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Reviewed 10 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Management response:

Thanks for your lovely comments. Hope to welcome you again in the future.


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
R 1 272
R 1 357
R 6 701
R 19 135
£1 128
14 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
3 nights
R 1 527
R 1 612
R 9 330
R 18 660
£1 100
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information



Price is per booking and not dependant of number of guests.

Christmas and New Year is available, please ask for rates.

Weekday rates apply Monday - Thursday overnights

Weekend rates apply Friday -Sunday overnights

Guests may pick up keys from 2.30pm

Guest are asked to vacate by 11.00 am

Rates include Linen, towels, and cleaning.
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About the neighbourhood
Wick is the principal town of Caithness with many shops, restaurants and bars offering visitors lots to see, whilst the museum of wick and the Poultney Town distillery offer welcome diversions.The harbour at Wick is still a vital part of the economy and now has a busy marina as well.
Getting around
Although local taxi firms are available, you are best to have a car to get around.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Wick: 10.0 km
Railway: Wick: 10.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
Nearby cities
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