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Cabhalan Cottage

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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Isle of Harris, Lewis and Harris, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland
Cabhalan Cottage(sleeping six) is a cosy modernised centrally-heated crofthouse with open fires and four feet thick stone walls dating from about 1780. Set in a secluded, peaceful and isolated spot 100 metres from the seashore it enjoys uninterrupted views across the sea to Skye, the Cuillin Mountains and the west coast of Scotland. The nearest house is half a mile away in each direction and there is a small sheltered bay with anchorage behind the cottage. Ideal for viewing seals, otters and seabirds. Perfect for those wanting a 'get-away'!

Harris is the southern-most part of the Island of Lewis & Harris with a population of around 2200 people. It has a unique flora & fauna and incredible unspoilt visas – some people describe it as being like “the-surface-of-the-moon” with rocky bays and headlands on the East coast and ma...
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Listing #HL229957
About the Owner
Jerry L
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

My review is based on 5 stars for the location and 2 for the cottage. Cabhalan Cottage is in a lovely location, which is why we chose it. It is remote and secluded with views to the sea loch at the front and pleasant walks...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Irene J J
jsluty, VR Owner at Cabhalan Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

I'm sorry that you felt the cottage required a spring clean - it is cleaned regularly but perhaps with open fires some things high up, such as the spotlights may well be dusty. I don't think this distracted from your stay perhaps. In practice we...More

Reviewed 12 September 2016

Cabhalan Cottage is perfect if you have the romantic notion to stay in a remote and secluded location. The winding east coast road southward from the Ferry Terminal affords some wonderful views westwards across the sea to the Isle of Skye. The access road leaving...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Daniel C
jsluty, VR Owner at Cabhalan Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

I'm very glad you had a nice visit to Harris and sorry that you found a few things not to your liking. With regard to bedding your booking with Holiday Lettings was for a couple and so a double bed was made up for you...More

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Guest are requested to leave the cottage as they find it, and to remove their rubbish.
    1 Full bath
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  • Dog: R 623 / stay - Fee
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Prices include all bedding (except towels), internet/wi-fi; telephone, all heating/electricity.
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About the neighbourhood
Rodel Church; Northon, Scarista, Horgabost & Luskentyre beaches.

Eating out: Scarista House, Scarista; The anchorage - Leverburgh; Temple Cafe, Northton
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Stornoway: 140.0 km
Railway: Kyle of Lochalsh: 100.0 km
Ferry: Tarbert: 16.0 km
Flights to Stornway; vehicle/passenger ferries either : Uig (Skye) - Tarbert (Harris) or Ullapool - Stornoway (Lewis)
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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