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Acorn Cottage, Banavie, Fort William

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Acorn Cottage
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Banavie, Fort William, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Set amongst ancient oak woodland, Acorn Cottage has been described by our repeat guests as 'home from home'. This charming, modern, architect designed semi detached property is perfectly situated to allow you to relax in the tranquility of the highlands.

Panoramic upstairs lounge windows look out across the Caledonian Canal, Aonach Mor and Nevis Range ski centre. The imposing north face of Ben Nevis itself is visible beyond from the garden where Woodpeckers, Jays, Goldfinches, Nuthatches and Siskins are among the numerous species who visit the garden feeders. Buzzards and eagles soar overhead, deer peer through the rhododendrons and pine martens hide in the shadows. All this even before leaving the comfort of this spacious well presented accommodation.

Acorn Cottage is ideal for families and couples alike and offers the perfect...
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Listing #HL6762662
About the Owner
kate f
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2015
Interaction with guests
As Acorn Cottage is within the grounds of our property, we are always on hand to welcome guests upon arrival, provide keys and offer any tips or suggestions on the area. We hope to then respect the privacy of our guests, but be available to answer queries or offer further advice if requested.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There is so much to like about this property,modern,spacious,panoramic window,lovely garden with bird feeders in full view and a very welcoming host.The location is perfect for touring yet so peaceful and homely should you choose to stay in and just chill out,this is one place...More

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Compass596179, VR Owner at Acorn Cottage, Banavie, Fort William, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. It’s great to know you enjoyed your stay and the cottage was everything you had hoped for your holiday. We have high standards and want guests to feel at home and comfortable...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location close to Fort William but with rural peace and quiet. A great base for exploring the wider area. Well-equipped with lovely forest views from the spacious living room. Worked really well for our family of four.More

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Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the trouble to review your stay. We are delighted you enjoyed your holiday & Acorn Cottage was a comfortable retreat during your week. It is very peaceful to look out the windows into the trees & the birds are...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018

Acorn Cottage is a stylish, comfortable and spotless place to say with beautiful views through the trees to Ben Nevis from the first floor lounge. The cottage is well-equipped and spacious so we were very comfortable staying inside on the rainiest days! From the cottage...More

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Management response:Responded 16 August 2018

Thank you for leaving us such a glowing review. We’re really pleased you enjoyed the cottage and gardens. We try our upmost to maintain both to the highest standards, which often means doing the garden in all weathers! We are indeed well situated to go...More

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The property has a maximum occupancy of four people. Sub letting to additional guests is not permitted. Smoking is strictly prohibited in the property and surrounding garden...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $98 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The west coast of Scotland offers white sand beaches, glistening Lochs and miles of country to explore.

With day trips to Inverness, Skye and Loch Ness an easy option, Fort William is the perfect destination to experience all the Highlands has to offer.
Getting around
As we are about 6 miles away from the centre of Fort William, a car is essential.
Acorn Cottage is a rural destination, so personal transport is a must to do the area justice, allowing you to explore off the beaten track and visit the nearby attractions.
There are bus routes to Inverness, Skye & Oban and train links to Glasgow & Mallaig, all accessed from the bus/train station in Fort William.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
From Fort William or the A82, take the A830 signposted to Mallaig.

Cross the Banavie swing bridge over the Caledonian Canal and take the immediate right (B8004) entering Banavie.

Pass the Moorings Hotel on your right and continue on this road for 2.2 miles passing the sign for Muirshearlich. Acorn Cottage is a further two minute drive and is signposted on your left along with Oak Lodge and Torbeag House.

Turn up the drive for 30 metres and Oak Lodge is the first property on your right with Acorn Cottage situated just behind. Keys are available from Oak Lodge from 4pm onwards.



Do not go through the gate on the drive which leads to Torbeag House.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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