Add to wishlist
  • About 2 Mayfield Cottages

    Situated in the most northernly part of Scotland, just 3 miles the beautiful coastline, there is so much to do nearby.

    Ground Floor:
    Living room: With 40" Freesat TV, DVD player and patio doors leading to...
    Conservatory.
    Kitchen/dining room: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and French doors leading to garden.
    Bedroom 1: With double bed.
    Bedroom 2: With single bed.
    Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.

    First Floor:
    Bedroom 3: With double bed.

    Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack.

    Enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

    2 Mayfield Cottages is a traditional croft cottage, set in open countryside and enjoying superb views to Dunnet Head, the most northerly promontory on the British Isles. The cottage has been extended over the years and now provides bright, modern accommodation for up to 5 guests. Most of the accommodation is on the ground floor and the cottage door opens onto a hallway. At the far end is the living room with a deep leather corner sofa, and patio doors lead out to a conservatory with further comfortable seating. The large picture windows and pretty conservatory look out over the garden to the dramatic cliffs of Dunnet Head on the far north coast, with the Orkney Isles clearly visible. Along the hallway there is a double bedroom and a single bedroom. The modern kitchen/dining room is well-equipped and French doors lead out from the kitchen to the lawned gardens beyond, making the room light and bright. There is also family-sized shower room on the ground floor and stairs lead up from the kitchen to the first floor bedroom with combed ceilings, so some restricted head room.

    The gardens are a real feature of the property, and surrounded by beautifully maintained dry stone walling, with lawned areas. The owners have cleverly incorporated the old sheep-shearing walls, planting the thick stone walls with a variety of small plants and flowers, creating a unique and attractive garden area that enjoys truly spectacular views across to Dunnet Head and the Orkney Isles. The superb wide, sandy beaches, dramatic cliffs, small bays and variety of villages all add to the magic of this distinctive and unexplored part of Scotland. The area is renowned for its bird and sea life with puffins, great skua, otters, seals, dolphins and whales all seen in and around the coast. A superb boat trip runs from John O’ Groats to encounter the sea life close to hand and to explore this fascinating coastline from a different perspective. The town of Thurso, just over 2 miles away, is steeped in history, built by the Vikings and added to over the centuries it now offers visitors a fascinating mix of ancient and modern. The Caithness Horizons Visitor Centre is well worth a visit. Local facilities also include a swimming pool, leisure centre, cinema, boating lake, quad biking, sailing and a good selection of shops, pubs, cafés and restaurants, as well as a wide variety of sports and activities close by. The renowned surfing beach at Dunnet, 4 miles, is host to the world championship surfing competition. There are many excellent golf courses in the region, together with horse riding, fishing, sailing and cycling - the cottage is situated on a cycle route and the quiet local roads and trails are ideal for this. Dunnet Forest also has miles of horse riding and off-road mountain bike trails for all ages and abilities. Return to 2 Mayfield Cottages at the end of the day and enjoy the spectacular sunset over the sea from its cosy conservatory. Beach 3 miles. Shop and pub 2 miles, restaurant 2½ miles.

    Show more
    Key information
    • icon-accomm-cottage

      Cottage

    • icon-feature-bedrooms

      3 bedroom(s)

    • icon-feature-guests

      Up to 5 people

    • icon-feature-pets

      Yes 1 pet(s) allowed

    • Special Offers: There aren't any special offers at this time.
    Cottage features
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Ground floor facilities
      Ground floor facilities
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Enclosed garden / patio
      Enclosed garden / patio
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Golf nearby
      Golf nearby
    • Sea view
      Sea view
    • Pets - no charge
      Pets - no charge
    • Rural location
      Rural location
    • Television
      Television
    • WiFi
      WiFi
    • Winter short breaks
      Winter short breaks
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Coastal within 3 miles
      Coastal within 3 miles
    • Coastal within 5 miles
      Coastal within 5 miles
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
    Check Availability

    Book in 3 easy steps

    2 Mayfield Cottages


    Act fast! Pricing and availability may change soon!

    Please select an available date from the calendar to proceed with your booking.

    Price Now

    Includes £15 discount
    Book Now

    Book now with a deposit

    It only takes 2 minutes

    You're nearly there! As you want to go soon, please call us on 0345 498 6060 so we can quickly book it for you.

    Book with Confidence

    • Over 1.5 million customers a year

    • 95% of customers would book again

    • Secure and fast booking

    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    What's in the area?
    • This information is accurate at time of publishing and should be used as a guide only.


      Get Drive time
      You can use a postcode, location or attractions to calculate your drive time.
VIDEO

Other accommodation at this location

Show Filters Sorted by

Other cottages within 20 miles of 2 Mayfield Cottages

Riverbank House

2.2 miles away

Prices from £355

Keith House

2.4 miles away

Prices from £465

Corry Cottage

2.6 miles away

Prices from £360

Gladstone Cottage

2.9 miles away

Prices from £275

Harland Cottage

3.2 miles away

Prices from £409

Rowan Cottage by Castletown

4.9 miles away

Prices from £350

Ardbeg

5.4 miles away

Prices from £475

Lower Thura House

7.5 miles away

Prices from £0

Iscoyd

7.6 miles away

Prices from £485

The Cottage

8 miles away

Prices from £279

Larachan

9 miles away

Prices from £459

The Barn

9.6 miles away

Prices from £325
All prices are subject to availability and may change. Final price will be verified at the point of booking.

Recently Viewed

Hoseasons is a trading name of Vacation Rentals (UK) Ltd. Registered in England and Wales.

Company Registration Number: 00965389. VAT Registration Number: GB 598 22 99 77. Calls may be recorded for training purposes.