Wildhaven Cottage is a large comfortable,warm and well eqiupped cottage with spectacular views for miles across to Daviot and hills all around Strathnairn.
Excellent selection of local walks and cycle routes right on the doorstep, and being only 2 1/2 miles to the A9 access to the north east,and west coast and the Cairngorm National Park.
The cottage is located at the end of a private track and is ideally placed for touring all around the Inverness area. Being on a working smallholding you can sample eggs from our free range hens and watch the wildlife outdoors, red deer, buzzards, kestrels, plovers, etc. are frequent visitors to be seen all around us.
The village of Inverarnie is 1 1/4 miles and has a shop which sells newspapers,bread,rolls,milk etc. Inverness is only 10 mins away and offers lots of variety of restaurants,live music and theatre.
There are 2 golf courses within very easy reach, Loch Ness Golf Club,and Inverness Golf Club, Castle Stuart is less than 20 mins away!!
The river Nairn is just a short distance from us if you would like some peaceful fishing. Trips to Culloden Battlefield are a matter of minutes away as well as Tomatin distillery.
Some beautiful views are rewarded to you if you manage to walk around the local lnverarnie Esker Trail [SSI] which is in close proximity.
The garden is not enclosed but is secluded with the sun coming to the side of the property by 10am and lasting [hopefully] till late.
Accommodation & Facilities
Entrance - opens onto a large hallway and all rooms are accessed from the hall
Kitchen - well equipped modern kitchen with table and chairs. Electric oven, L P G gas hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee cafietiere , and slow cooker, pans and dishes ,plenty crockery, glassware and cutlery, washing machine and fridge freezer. The kitchen window overlooks to the duck pond!!!!
Shower Room- large double shower with electric shower, toilet and sink, heated toilet rail.
Lounge - spacious living area with 3 chairs and sofa, coffee table, LCD tv with freeview and dvd , cd player and electric stove effect fire. Plenty lighting and lovely views over the surrounding fields towards Daviot out of the double aspect windows.
Bedroom - king size bed, bedside cabinets, two double fitted wardrobes, chest of drawers and large antique dressing table. Lovely views over to Daviot from the window.
Hall Cupboard - ironing board, laundry basket and pegs, and hot water tank which helps to air clothes, some spare wellingtons and waxed coat!!!!! coat pegs and hangers.
Outside - you can park your car at the side of the house next to the ramp for the access to the property. Ramp and accommodation suitable for disabled. As we have free range poultry [hens,ducks,geese] and livestock [sheep,pigs] on a smallholding we can only take 1 well behaved dog on a lead. Outside bench and furniture for sole use by guests.
All bed linen and towels are included in the price, as are electricity and heating oil.
The holiday home is stocked with a starter supply of washing up liquid, toilet rolls and other kitchen and bathroom supplies.
Cancellation policy - the first nights rental will be charged on the day of booking and is non-refundable in the event of cancellation. The balance due will be charged 5 days prior to arrival and will be non-refundable in the eveny of a cancellation or no show. A booking can be cancelled up to 5 days before the arrival date and the final balance will not need to be paid.
There is off road parking space for 1 car beside the house.
1 well behaved dog is welcome at an extra cost of £25 - please remember the cottage is on a working farm with livestock and poultry.
The farm also operates a wood supply business with a bio-mass system for wood drying and some machinery moving about the yard. This is not directly beside the cottage. On occassion, dependant on wind conditions, there may be some smoke from the bio-mass system passing the property. The vast majority of the time the wind conditions are such that this doesn't affect the cottage.
No smoking is permitted within the holiday home.