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Mrs L Thomson

Member since: 2006
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Chalets for 2 persons at Kilcoy on The Black Isle, close to Inverness

15 Reviews
People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday chalet in Muir of Ord - Kilcoy Chalets

1 bedroom chalets to sleep 2 in a tranquil setting next to a working farm

One double bedroom chalets set in the delightful countryside in the small hamlet of Kilcoy on The Black Isle. Please note that our calendar availability reflects all five chalets. Chalets are located only 7 miles from Inverness and are an ideal base for sightseeing and touring the Scottish Highlands. Please check my own website for correct short break and weekly prices - www kilcoychalets com - weeks are priced for Saturday to following Saturday, but other start dates may be available by request. Many of our guests keep returning year after year - they never tire of the beautiful scenery to be found in and around The Black Isle. TO SEE MY OWN GUESTBOOK REVIEWS PLEASE CLICK ON "About Mrs L Thomson (owner).

5 good quality chalets all set in an enclosed well-kept garden. Double glazing and electric heating throughout ensures a comfortable stay in all weathers. Dogs are welcome with prior notice. Bus stops are nearby so a car is not essential.

Our cosy compact chalets each have a combined lounge\dining\kitchen area with leather recliner chairs, dining table and two chairs, flat screen colour TV, DVD player, CD\radio. Kitchen is very well equipped including electric hob & oven, combi-microwave, fridge, crockery, pots & pans, cutlery, etc. Bedroom has a double bed, hanging wardrobe and chest of drawers. All bedlinen supplied (towels can be hired). Toilet. Walk-in tiled shower cubicle. Free wifi.

The Chalets have been designed specifically with couples in mind and consist of a lounge\kitchen, one double bedroom and shower room\toilet. The chalets are fully equipped including microwave, fridge, washer\drier, TV with Freeview channels, DVD player and CD\Radio.

The chalets are set in their own well-maintained garden with tables and benches set out for those guests who just wish to relax and enjoy the peace and tranquility!

More Details
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Mrs L Thomson (Owner)
Member since: 2006
Call Owner
Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the owner

It was very great. Thank you for your nice home chalets. We hope we come back again. Matthias & Carolin, Weisenheim am Berg, Germany
Sep 2015
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Reviews

4.3
based on 15 holidaymaker reviews

Chalets for 2 persons at Kilcoy on The Black Isle, close to Inverness
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 69 reviews
5

Beautiful cottage in excellent location

  • 5 of 5

Quaint chalet, well equipped, clean and central for tourism spots. The owner met us on site and explained the chalet layout, very helpful and was always on the end of the phone if you needed them. Well located and great directions to the chalet.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind review Colin. Hope to see you for another visit again sometime. Best regards Lynda
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5

So peaceful and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

An ideal home from home to stay in whilst seeing the sights in the area. The chalet was just what we were looking for, well equiped, quiet but not too far from the main road. Our host sent us a text letting us know about local events which was smashing. Seeing the dolphins on the last day ended a fabulous break on a real high. Yvonne and Jimmy

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review, Yvonne. So glad you enjoyed your stay in our chalet. Hope you can visit some other time in the not too distant future! Best regards Lynda
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5

Lovely place to stay for a couple even with the do

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful chalets,got everything you need.Its like your second home quite place.Lovely people and amazing country.Recomend highly.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your very nice review Karina. Hope you, Marius and Jack the Jack Russell have a lovely summer! Lynda & Charlie
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5

Fantastic base for exploring the area

  • 5 of 5

We arrived having booked last minute. The photos made us think this was what we wanted and boy were we not disappointed. The chalets are just off the main road enough to be peaceful. The chalets themselves are beautiful. Perfect for two people and a dog, and thanks to Lynda and Charlie the owners everything you could need is right there for you. A home from home with views to die for. The bed was remarkably comfortable and that's coming from someone with a bad back!! It was cozy on a cooler evening, and don't be pit off by the metre for the electric. We had the fire and the heater on in the bedroom, plus the water heater everyday and we spent under £10. Lynda and Charlie are wonderful hosts. They're not on site but pop in to check everything is ok but aren't intrusive but are full of knowledge of the area and are always happy to help. We are hoping to get back again next year to revisit some places and check out the ones we missed. But for sure we will not be looking for anywhere else to stay. We've found our home from home. Thanks again Lynda and Charlie you made our week perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Dawn & Gav, Thanks for your lovely review! It was great to meet you both and we enjoyed our chats. We look forward to seeing you again next year. Hope you have enjoyed the Indian Summer! Regards, Lynda & Charlie
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5

Great place to stay near Inverness

  • 5 of 5

Second time we've stayed here and it is so handy for touring around the area being so close to the A9. The chalet was spotless and the gardens so tidy. Weather was a bit mixed, but we came for the scenery not the weather! Lynda and her husband are very friendly and are always ready to give their local knowledge on the area. We visited Isle of Skye - it is only about 2 hours in the car and the scenery is out of this world and well worth the day trip! We went to see the dolphins nearby at Rosemarkie and we were rewarded with some excellent photos. There's lots to do and see in this area and so we will definitely be back here again. Thank you for making us welcome! Donnie & Rose

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Donnie & Rose, Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again next year! Best regards, Lynda & Charlie
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5

Perfect getaway for one man and his dog!

  • 5 of 5

Had an excellent 5 day short break at these chalets. First time I’ve stayed here but have been to many lodges and these are the first ones that have a washing machine and drier in them which is great, especially when you have a wet dog after a long rainy walk! The lodge was very well equipped and very clean indeed. There is a large forest nearby within walking distance of the chalets so that was handy for taking Petra, my jack Russell to tire her out every evening. There was also a book of local walks in the chalet – visit The Dog Falls at Glen Affric for fantastic scenery.

The owners met me on arrival and were very helpful and showed me how everything in the chalet works, also giving me local knowledge on restaurants, shops, etc. Will definitely return again! Thank you Linda & Charley for a great break!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jake Thanks for your nice review! It was great meeting you and your special wee dog (haven't seen a dog play football before)! Glad you liked the chalet and the local area. We look forward to welcoming you back again next summer! Kind regards, Lynda & Charlie
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Dalcross, Inverness
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Conon Bridge Hotel
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Muir of Ord
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Inverness
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
A9
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
The Priory Hotel
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Aviemore
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Rosemarkie
Car: recommended

Enjoy the spectacular scenery and wildlife of the area including Red Kite and Buzzard (which can be seen flying overhead almost daily from the chalets), and Bottlenose Dolphins at nearby Chanonry Point can be viewed from the shore.

There are many good quality golf courses, including Castle Stuart, Royal Dornoch, Nairn Golf Club and Fortrose & Rosemarkie, all within a short driving distance of Kilcoy Chalets. Fishing, cycling, walking, horse riding are all available nearby. Nairn beach is not too far off for a brisk stroll in the fresh-air! Visit Glen Affric - just one of the beautiful glens in the area. And, Inverness, capital of the Highlands, is only 10 minutes drive from the chalets.

Picturesque Loch Ness with romantic Urqhart Castle overlooking the loch is only a half-hour drive from Kilcoy - experience the visitors centre telling the tales of long ago and the histroy of the area, and whilst you are there perhaps you will catch a glimpse of our famous and elusive 'Nessie, the Loch Ness Monster'! (Do take your camera and binoculars for there is plenty of wildlife to see). There are many other castles and historic buildings in the area, and Culloden Battlefield (the last battle fought in Britain) also has an excellent visitors centre. And, of course, don't forget that you can sample the delights of the Highlands' many famous whisky distilleries on the Scotch Whisky Trail. Of course, our own 'local' distillery, Ord Distillery, has a visitors centre and shop where they will make you feel more than welcome with a taster of the local whiskies on offer!

Why not visit the Isle of Skye for the day - the scenery on the road to Skye through Glen Shiel will take you through the most spectacular countryside with the Five Sisters of Kintail majestically rising above you - a fabulous day trip!

Fort George, Ardersier is open all year. Built following the Battle of Culloden, it is one of the most outstanding artillery fortifications in Europe - a must to visit!

For those more energetic visitors, the mountains and glens are not too far from your doorstep. And for the anglers amongst you, there's an abundance of good fishing nearby.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Muir of Ord, 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
 
F
17 Sep 2016 - 22 Oct 2016
5 night minimum stay
£214
for 5 nights
£300
 
 
Early Spring
10 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£180
for 4 nights
£315
 
 
Spring
20 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£261
for 5 nights
£365
 
 
Summer
24 Jun 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£420
for 7 nights
£420
 
 
Late Summer
26 Aug 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£261
for 5 nights
£365
 
 
Autumn
16 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£180
for 4 nights
£315
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Short breaks outwith the high season are available on request.


Weekly changeover day is normally Saturday during the high season, but flexible outwith the high season. Departure 1000 hrs. Check-in from 1600 hrs.

For homeland guests £150.00 deposit on booking and the remainding balance to be paid at least 8 weeks prior to arrival. For overseas guests full payment required at time of booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Muir of Ord in Scotland

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Garden
  • 14 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
Notes:
Although no smoking is permitted inside the chalets, there are garden seats outside each chalet with cigarette bins at close hand.

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