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FEEL-GOOD BUNGALOW IN THE BLACK ISLE

People6
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
bungalow
People
6
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday bungalow in Dingwall - URQUHART MIll - BLACK ISLE

4 bedroom bungalow built in 2004 in the stunning Black Isle country side

The Macleod family have built a dream house in the Black Isle peninsula that blends beautifully into the landscape and brings the outside in! We are the perfect base for touring the Highlands and also the perfect place to start you journey to the West Coast of Scoland. We have 4 bedrooms one en-suite and two further bathrooms all with showers and one bath. Freesat TV in the lounge and a great family room for the kids to chill out in. Central heating throughout with double glazing. A large wooden cot and high chair is available. The kitchen is fully equipped for 6 and has a wooden floor, easy chairs and a super glass table with leather chairs. Towels are provided. Duvets, pillows and blankets all are provided. Linen is also provided. Our lets run from Friday to Friday which means you avoid the busy saturday traffic on the A9. The house is personally looked after by the owner before each guest arrives. Arrival time from 4. TV in the family room and kitchen.

A bit about us...: The bungalow was newly built in 2004 and designed to maximise on the surrounding nature and views. The are 4 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 6 people plus there is a lovely big cot available with mattress. We also have a high chair for smaller guests.

You will find a very well equipped kitchen and for your arrival we always have milk, tea, coffee, biscuits, salt and pepper. The kitchen is always stocked with olive oil, various sauces and you may even find the odd bottle of gin/wine if you are lucky! The utility room is fully equipped also with various cleaning items, bin liners, lenor, j clothes and so on.

Sorry, no pets allowed.

Smoking outside only please!

OIL/ELECTRIC INCLUDED IN PRICE

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Sandra Macleod
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
10 October, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

We all enjoyed out return visit to The Mill each time it grows on us more. The new washing machine and tumble dryer looked great but we did not use it as we were happy without having this chore to do on holiday. The house is looking great and was as clean and crisp as ever. We did enjoy the large TV in the living room and had such a relaxed week that we will book for longer next year. It was great to see you again Sandra and thanks for all the little extra touches that may our stay feel special
Aug 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

FEEL-GOOD BUNGALOW IN THE BLACK ISLE
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

Excellent, well equipped property. Home from home.

  • 5 of 5

This property is excellent, the house is wonderful it is just like home from home, only better and in a wonderful location. The house has 4 good size bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, which made getting ready to go out in the mornings so easy - no rota needed - everyone could shower at the same time.

The living areas have ample room, and the kitchen is so well equipped, everything you need is there.

We will be planning another visit in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review of our house and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay and the property. We love it too! Look forward to seeing you bAck again next year.
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5

words say more than pictures

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a fantastic holiday in this wonderful house that is just like home but better. We loved the space outside with the new grass and area for the kids to safely place in . Inside we were truly spoilt by the house and its stunning rooms with ample room for the 6 of us to enjoy and the kids had the family room to allow them to do their own thing and to give us a wee bit of adult time!.

The big new TV, Sandra is amazing and suits the size of the room very well. This is out second visit to this area and we have loved exploring and going to rosemarkie and fortrose in search of the dolphins and being lucky enough to see them was an added bonus. The house is in the perfect place, just 10 mins from the highland capital of Inverness and on the other direction we can visit Sandras West coast and then enjoy the other direction of dornoch and the sandy beach and our visit to Shin Falls. Lots of nice places to eat out and thanks for the basket of welcome gifts which we did enjoy and all the local information and it was great to get a read of the visitors books going back 10 years and to get tips and advice of things to do and places to eat and we even enjoyed ordered a chinese carry out from Dingwall which was delivered to the house free of charge. A treat after a big day out at Aviemore which is a 45 min drive away.

Next year we will be back to visit you again and will be telling our friends about

you and your charming elegant property and take care and look after this special place for us.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2012
  • Date of Stay: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Best holiday accommodation ever!

  • 5 of 5

This house is just the perfect base to explore the highlands and we could not have wished for more. The welcome backet of "goodies" was a nice touch but not very good for the waistline!! The peace and quiet we loved and all the birds to see around was an added bonus.

We, a family of 6 had lots of space with 3 bathrooms and showers it was never a rush in the morning but as we were in no hurry to leave your beautiful home Sandra this was not a problem. looking forward to returning next year and thanks for everything.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nantwich
5

Highland Holiday

  • 5 of 5

You must be very proud of your husband for building such a lovely home! We enjoyed reading your welcome pack especially about your family.Most evenings I took a walk around the graveyard. So peaceful. Found the pirates grave,another time I spend ages watching 4 goldfinches flying about by the gate. Thank very much again for your help and understanding and we will certainly aim to return to your special property.

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Manchester
5

brilliant holiday

  • 5 of 5

My family and I haved stayed at this property for 4 times now and each time we enjoy it more - the house is great and the little extra touches make it special. the new sofas and recliner in the family room are ideal for relazing after a day out in the highlands. We will return to this house again and again as it provides us with everything we need for a comfortable, warm and welcoming holiday base.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 21, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Manchester
5

Fantastic holiday!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a great holiday at The Mill and would recommend it to everyone. The house is just great and has everything you need for your holiday in such lovely peaceful surroundings. It is a joy to stay in such a property and we will certainly be returning again next year. Thanks Sandra for everything and the house is a credit to you. Lots of little homely welcoming touches made our stay a unforgettable one and we will certainly be recommending you to our family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
INVERNESS
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Stornaway
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
INVERNESS
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
A9
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Car: necessary

Urquhart Mill is situated on the edge of a farm 12 miles from Inverness, 3 miles from Conon Bridge and 6 miles from Dingwall.

We are in a private site on the edge of a wood with your own driveway and parking for 3.cars.

Our intention has been to provide luxurious and relaxing breaks in the Highlands throughout the year - including Christmas and New Year.

The surrounding villages offer excellent amenities as well as some outstanding leisure activities such as walking, cycling, pony trekking, quad biking, fishing, bird watching, golfing, go-karting and paintballing.

In the winter, you are only an hours drive from Aviemore and there excellent skiing facilities.

Discover the dolphins in the nearby Moray Firth - there are trips to view the dolphins from nearby Cromarty and from Inverness. Dolphin watching has become a major attraction in the region and an experience unlikely to be forgotten!

The house is a home from home with many personal touches to make your holiday special.

Other Activities: Photography, shopping, birdwatching.Dolphin spotting and watching

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Dingwall, Northern Scottish Highlands

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
 
Winter
21 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Xmas/New Year
21 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
£714
for 5 nights
£1,000
 
 
2017
13 Jan 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Spring
8 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Whit
26 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
Summer
9 Jun 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
Autumn
15 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£840
for 7 nights
£840
 
 
Autumn
6 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Winter
10 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Xmas.New year
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

£200 booking deposit required for each week full payment to be made a month before arrival.

Mrs Sandra Macleod. land line 01854 622285 mobile 07706666753. Please note the bookings in peak times run from friday to friday and the house is a non smoking household.
Special discounted rates now available for the year 2012.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Dingwall in Scotland

Property Type:
  • bungalow (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , en-suite
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Our 3 bathrooms are all spacious and have a quality air to them. One is en-suite with a power shower - One is well equipped with a bath and power shower and bathroom 3 has an electric shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Cot
  • King-size double with en-suite shower room Large cot available for little ones. We have a new double bed now in one room. Two remaining bedrooms have single beds. This allows you access to all rooms and you will have an ideal of how this stunning property will provide you with fabulous holiday accommodation. The bedrooms all have lovely wooden beds for you maximum comfort and enjoy a spacious outlook. All bedrooms come with a hairdryer and comfortable seating areas with vanity mirrors and fitted wardrobes and ample storage space for your luggage.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Terrace
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
We wish to be able to welcome you to this special property for your holiday and hope you enjoy staying it as much as we do. The area is a lovely quiet spot for total relaxation and is the ideal base for travelling to the West coast or for spending the day in the highland capital of Inverness and you can travel up to Loch Ness The West coast has some super little towns including Ullapool and Gairloch and our own Achiltibuie which is worth a visit for the stunning views of the Summer Isles and the award winning Hotel The Summer isles Hotel for its wonderful menu. We also have a self catering property so you can always ask me for details of it. A fantastic place to stay. You are only half an hour away from the Cairngorm mountains and the skiing town of Aviemore. Great golf courses in Rosemarkie and Fortrose and of course the famous dolphins.

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