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A century-old stone farmhouse with private garden and great views of Inverness

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 large bedrooms, 2 living rooms, private garden and wonderful views

A new property from the owners of http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p441785

Kinmylies Farmhouse is a traditional 2 bedroom highland farmhouse, built in 1905 using local stone. It sits within a pleasant residential area with a private back garden and great views over Inverness. It is within easy walking distance of Bught Park, Torvean golf course, the Caledonian Canal and the Great Glen Way. The town centre is about 20 minutes by foot.

Local shops and take-away restaurants are a quick walk across the road and the house is well served by local buses.

If you are looking for a larger home, please take a look at my other property:- http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p441785

More Details

Owner
Graham
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, German
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2017

About Graham

Graham grew up in Inverness before leaving to go to University in Edinburgh in 1986. He has always been extremely fond of Inverness and the Highlands and has retained close connections to the town (now city). He has many relatives and friends living in the city and gets back as often as he can, especially in the football season as he and his father are long-standing season ticket holders with the mighty Inverness Caley Thistle.

Graham bought a property in Inverness back in 2006, initially for his own use, but he started renting out to visitors in 2009 (see http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p441785). In 2012, he was able to acquire Kinmylies Farmhouse, which had long been one of his favourite properties.

His mother, Margaret, manages both rental properties and delights in meeting guests from around the world.

Graham purchased this farmhouse in 2012

Why Graham chose Inverness

The house is central enough to allow access to the city centre amenities but also offers easy walking access to some of the best walks in the area. These include the Caledonian Canal, the Great Glen Way and forest walks in Craig Dunain.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Beautiful traditional farmhouse with magnificent views over Inverness.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Kinmylies in Inverness

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Printer
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Large bathroom on ground floor with corner bath and shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Large room on 1st floor with views over Inverness
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Large room on 1st floor with views over Inverness
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • ski
  • tennis

Reviews

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A century-old stone farmhouse with private garden and great views of Inverness
average rating of 4.9259257 based on 27 reviews
5

lovely cottage ,great views.

  • 5 of 5

Was great having choice of two sitting rooms, only down side, no telly in one,as we were three generations there who didn't agree.

Cottage was lovely and clean, had everything you would need.

Margaret was always just a call away.

We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

Just what we needed for our family stay in Inverness!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for us in every way

  • 5 of 5

This is a charming house, very conveniently located in a quiet area with parking. The bedrooms are upstairs and the single bathroom downstairs, but that was no problem for us., In all respects we had everything we needed in total comfort - including a washer and dryer. Most of all, when we left, we mistakenly left a pair of hiking boots behind. Margaret texted us as soon as she spotted them, and took care of packaging and shipping them to the hotel we were headed to - with no reward or compensation except our thanks!! Great people, great house, great city to visit. Would stay there again for sure if we were to return to Inverness.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome Farmhouse in the heart of Inverness

  • 5 of 5

Had a great stay, farmhouse is amazing and very central to the town and the highlands. Will definitely stay at Kinmylies Farmhouse again. Many thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Place

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect! It was a short walk into Inverness and had every convenience. The home and gardens are well maintained, and the house was very clean and tidy. We were travelling with another couple and it was very comfortable for 4 adults. We will definitely be returning in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home. Lovely location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the lovely farmhouse. Everything we needed, clean and felt like home from home..Perfect location for seeing all the sights! If we have the opportunity we will definitely stay again. Thank you xx

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Inverness Dalcross
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Clachnaharry Inn
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Torvean
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Inverness
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
A9
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Clachnaharry Inn
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Aviemore
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Nairn or Rosemarkie
Car: not necessary

Kinmylies Farmhouse is situated in Kinmylies, a residential district on the East side of Inverness. Inverness is the Capital of the Scottish Highlands, combining all the amenities and attractions of a small city with easy access to some of the most beautiful scenery in Europe.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Kinmylies, Inverness, Loch Ness & Nairn

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn
2 Sep 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£290
for 3 nights
From
£80
From
£100
Fri,Sat
£550
 
 
Christmas and New Year
23 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £50
Damage Deposit £200

50% deposit required to secure booking with balance payable 4 weeks before your stay along with a returnable £200 deposit against any breakages.

Payment can be made by UK cheque, bank transfer or PayPal (5% surcharge to cover PayPal costs)

Please take out adequate cancellation insurance.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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