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Beachcomber Cottage, between Glencoe and Nevis range in stunning country side.

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

3 bedroom cottage with stunning views across Loch Linnhe and mountains beyond.

Beachcomber cottage is located on the stunning Ardrhu estate in Onich near Fort William . It offers magnificent scenery of the Scottish Highlands and Loch Linnhe. It is a great starting point to explore Ben Nevis and Glencoe mountain range, the Ardnamurchan Peninsula, Arisaig, and Argyll. A perfect hideaway for people looking for relaxation, adventures or sightseeing in any season. Very comfortable, well equipped and with great views, sit in the rocking chair and relax by the wood burning stove or enjoy breakfast/dinner al fresco on the decking.

Stunning location, tastefully decorated, comfortably furnished and well equipped cottage with central heating and wood burning stove, Wifi, dishwasher, washingmachine/dryer etc. Open plan kitchen/ dining/ sitting room downstairs. One king size bedroom, one twin bedroom and one single bedroom. One bathroom with shower over bath.

With patio door to the decking and access to garden.

The beach is only 100 meters away and invites you for a stroll and a little bit of beach combing.

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About Us

Undine Achilles-Day
Highlands-Ardrhu Holiday Cottages
7 Otter Creek
PA35 1HP Taynuilt
VAT Reg No

Property Manager
Undine Achilles-Day
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, German
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2018

About Undine Achilles-Day

I live with my husband and sons in beautiful Argyll, and I love it.

The holiday houses are on the beautiful Ardrhu Estate, Onich, between Fort William and Glencoe in the Highlands of Scotland.

I have been working for many years as a biologist but have started my own business in February 2016.

I love crafts e.g sewing, woodwork, furniture up-cycling, gardening and meeting people. I greatly enjoy to spend time in Ardrhu, the relaxation, the peace, the countryside are just food for the soul.

contact: 0044 (0)7563 500196

Undine Achilles-Day purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Undine Achilles-Day chose Fort William

This property has been refurbished to a very high standard. It benefits from central heating and a wood burning stove which provides a wonderful coziness in the cooler evenings. From the sitting room you have a fantastic view towards Loch Linnhe and the mountains beyound. In summer the sun shines all day onto the decking and so invites you to have breakfast or dinner outside.

The cottage has been fitted with a new kitchen incl. washing machine / dryer, fridge freezer and dishwasher.

The bathroom has been completely renovated and is stylish and practical.

In general, the cottage is very unique and homely, the decor has been carefully chosen, and it provides a calming and relaxing ambient. It is suitable in all seasons, and it is wonderful sitting on the sofa and watching the "weather" going by.

What makes this cottage unique

Everyone who visited Ardrhu is blown away by the fantastic setting. There are only few places left which provide you with so much peace, wilderness and beauty.

The cottage for me is a perfect setting for all sorts of activities, whether you like to relax or just go out for adventures. Right between the Nevis and Glencoe mountain range it provides all year activities incl. winter sports. The many lochs and the sea in the area give plenty of opportunity for water sports, including fishing, snorkeling, diving or sailing.

The cottage itself is equipped to our own high standards as we like to spend time there ourselves. We particularly love the view from the sitting room and enjoying a cup of tea by the wood burning stove when it is cold outside.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage around the Fort William around the Highland

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • New bathroom with shower over bath. Giving opportunity to shower or to have a long relaxing soak in the bath.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing


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(39 traveller reviews)

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Beachcomber Cottage, between Glencoe and Nevis range in stunning country side.
average rating of 4.974359 based on 39 reviews

super loch-side retreat ideally placed for exploration of this stunning landscape

  • 5 of 5

We had a really lovely 5 days at Beachcomber cottage.

The house is excellent in every respect; clean, comfortable, cosy and well fitted out with a fabulous view down the loch. Its tranquility is also a huge plus.

Undine is a very welcoming and attentive host and keen to ensure that guests feel at home and get the most out of their stay.

We had a tandem with us and found a surprising number of flat-ish places to cycle in this beautiful but very hilly place. Onich is an ideal base for heading off to all points of the compass.

Hope to return before too long!

Julian and Jane,


  • Review Submitted: 10-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Julian and Jane, thanks so much. I can't wait to welcome you back! It was a pleasure having you.
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Restful and lovely

  • 5 of 5

The location was gorgeous and cottage immaculate and well stocked . The location is remote with several nearby inns . Driving a must; owner extremely helpful .

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2018
  • Date of Stay: September 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

wonderful location ,Everything you need and lovely comfy beds .A bit of a squeek when going into the bathroom from floorboards but had to laugh at trying to work out which ones it was.Fantastic holiday .Thanks Undine

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Anne, Thank you for your lovely review. We are aware of the squeaking floorboards but we were unable to do anything about it in the high season. However, the bathroom will receive a makeover this autumn and the floor boards will be replaced. Our sincere apologies, we hope this didn’t infringe on your comforts and enjoyment in our cottage. Sincere regards. Undine
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Wonderful cottage and localisation

  • 5 of 5

The place is beautiful , the cottage is very nice, very clean and friendly. Undine is very sympatic. There are a lot of walks to do around and a lot of beautiful harbors, lochs and Islands. Highlands’ landscapes are dramatics. It was a great experience. . .

  • Review Submitted: 04-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfekte Unterkunft

  • 5 of 5

Das Beachcomber Cottage hat uns ausgesprochen gut gefallen. Es ist liebevoll eingerichtet, sehr sauber und liegt wunderschön am Loch. Von hier aus konnten wir hervorragend unsere Wanderungen und Ausflüge starten. Die Vermieterin war sehr hilfsbereit und freundlich. Auf jeden Fall empfehlenswert!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Relaxing Getaway

  • 5 of 5

The Beachcomber Cottage was absolutely wonderful! Located outside of town (you will need a car) but perfectly situated to enjoy the area. We were a family of four (two teenagers) and did a Via Ferrata out of Kinlochleven and Ben Nevis the same day. Undine was very responsive and helpful. The cottage was set up with all of creature comforts of home plus extra fun activities of games and movies. You felt like you were in your second vacation home. The views out the back were stunning and all of the rooms had that extra touch that made it feel comfortable and relaxing.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
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Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Inverness Airport and Glasgow Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
The Four Seasons, Inchree
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Corran Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Fort William
Nearest Motorway
110 Miles
M9 or M74/M8
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Onich Hotel
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Glencoe and Ben Nevis
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Car: necessary

contact: 07563 500196


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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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