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the Barn
the Barn - open plan kitchen
the Barn - front door
the Barn - woodburning stove
the Barn - open plan dining area
the Barn - downstairs bedroom with twin beds (ziplock to make superking)
Balblair Cottages - sign
the Barn - upstairs bedroom with kingsize bed
the Barn - upstairs twin bedroom
the Barn - bathroom with soap
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Inverness, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

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Pamelar19...
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
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“Beautiful cottage in beautiful location”
Reviewed 16 November 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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The Barn Cottage (sleeps 6) - excellent accommodation and facilities. A beautiful location with a view of the Moray Firth and close to a highly recommended restaurant/takeway (Highland Food Stop). Excellent value for money, very well equipped and spotlessly clean. Ideal for any large parties as the 2 adjoining cottages (the Byre and the Bothy) sleep 4 and 2 persons respectively. The owners are very welcoming and our whole experience was a delight. A marvellous base for exploring the surrounding areas.

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Liked best: The cottage and its quiet location
Liked least: The weather. We were unfortunate enough to get the tail end of Hurricane Gonzalo!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014

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Liked best: The area
Travelling group: Friends
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SeSti2014
Aachen, Germany
1 review
“Perfect place in the outskirts”
Reviewed 21 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We spend one week in the barn and enjoyed it very much. It's very clean and cozy. Especially the kitchen is equipped very well. Perfect beds, very fresh! Nice owners and beautiful countryside. Perfect to discover Scotland.

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GillianB6...
Glasgow
1 review
“Clean, well equipped and very comfortable accommodation, in a beautiful part of Scotland.”
Reviewed 14 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Really good value rental. Accommodation was exceptionally clean and well appointed. The owner was very helpful and even offered us the larger property at a reduced rate, as it was more suitable to us with our young daughter. We would definitely recommend this property and hope to go back.

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Liked best: Layout and style of property and outside space.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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julieg123
Darlington, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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“Excellent”
Reviewed 19 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Couldn't fault anything about the cottage - comfortable, cosy, and a great location which was quiet and peaceful.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Extended Family
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