• About Shepherd’s Cottage

    Set in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, this 19th-century cottage is the perfect base to discover the breathtaking rural landscapes of the region.

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    • Asset 46

      2 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 4 people

    • Safer Stays

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      2 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Bike store
      Bike store
    • Detached property
      Detached property
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Enclosed garden / patio
      Enclosed garden / patio
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Golf nearby
      Golf nearby
    • Highchair
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Pets - no charge
      Pets - no charge
    • Romantic collection
      Romantic collection
    • Rural location
      Rural location
    • Stairgate
    • Television
    • Woodburning stove
      Woodburning stove
    • Christmas themed cottage
      Christmas themed cottage
    • WiFi
    • Winter short breaks
      Winter short breaks
    • Baby and toddler friendly
      Baby and toddler friendly
    • Cot available
      Cot available
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Working farm
      Working farm
    • Fishing nearby
      Fishing nearby
    • Green scheme
      Green scheme
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
    • Station within 1 mile
      Station within 1 mile
    Safer Stays

    We have encouraged all of our owners to adapt their cleaning routine. The provider of this accommodation has confirmed they are following the Safer Stays principles, which include:

    • Extra cleaning and sanitisation
    • Extra time for property to air
    • Safe key collection and key drop
    • Hand soap or sanitiser provided
    • Social distancing guidance
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Set in the heart of the Scottish Highlands this 19th-century cottage is the perfect base to discover the breathtaking rural landscapes of the region.\n\n\nGround Floor \n\n\nLiving room \nWith wood burner 32 Smart TV and DVD player.\n\nKitchendining room \nWith electric oven electric hob microwave fridge and dishwasher.\n\nCupboard\n With washing machine.\n\nBathroom \nWith shower over bath toilet and heated towel rail.\n\n \nFirst Floor \n\n\nBedroom 1\n With kingsize bed.\n\nBedroom 2\n With twin beds. \n\n \n\n \n\n \n\nOil central heating electricity bed linen towels Wi-Fi and logs for wood burner included. Travel cot highchair and stairgate. Welcome pack. Freezer in shed.\n\n Enclosed lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note There are 5 steps from the patio to the garden.\n\n Shepherd’s Cottage is a charming detached 19th-century croft cottage set amidst stunning scenery in the heart of spectacular Sutherland. It shares it’s courtyard setting with a second holiday cottage but the owners have been careful to ensure neither cottage is overlooked and each has its own private fully enclosed and ’dog friendly’ garden. Having undergone a complete refurbishment by its farming owners the cottage provides a high standard of accommodation in a completely unspoilt setting. The pretty sitting room has an original reclaimed shepherd’s cottage wood-burner which makes a delightful focal point as well as providing a warm and cosy ambience. There is a bright contemporary kitchendining room and an original staircase leads up to two pretty bedrooms with colour coordinated soft furnishings and high quality beds. Accessed by a rough track and set in its own private and fully enclosed gardens it enjoys stunning views across the Kyle of Sutherland to the hills beyond. The property is set on a working farm and the owner’s sheep and Aberdeen Angus cattle graze nearby.\nThe area is renowned for its beauty and wildlife. Deer eagles otters osprey pine marten and numerous birds are all present in the vicinity. There are renowned mountain biking trails in the local area and fishing golf hill walking climbing and a wide variety of water sports are all local pastimes.\nWhilst located in a quiet countryside setting it is easily accessible for exploring the whole of the Highland region. Head west along a spectacular route with mountains lochs and rivers to Ullapool and Lochinver. A drive to the far north provides equally breathtaking scenery. Head south and Inverness the capital of the Highlands is just over an hour’s drive. Watch salmon leaping at the Falls of Shin visit Royal Dornoch with its beautiful sandstone cathedral award-winning sandy beach and championship golf course or explore the grand house and gardens of Dunrobin Castle seat of the Dukes of Sutherland. Beach 18 miles. Shop 3 miles pub ¾ miles and restaurant 4 miles. " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/140/840/1404887.jpg UK5549

    Shepherd’s Cottage reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.9 out of 10 – based on 8 reviews

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    out of 10

    Thoroughly enjoyed Shepherds cottage - the morning sunrise was stunning and we will certainly book again - Hopefully when the Northern Lights may be visible



    out of 10

    had a lovely week in this great cottage. Very comfortable and well equipped. Hope to return next year.



    out of 10

    Loved it , absolutely loved this cottage. Nicest we have been to so far ! Nice location too , plenty of touristy stuff in all directions nearby, but far enough to keep that secluded rural feel.



    out of 10

    We had the most amazing time at Shepherds Cottage. It was well equipped, very comfortable and with the most stunning views. The owners were so kind, helpful and informative about the area.



    out of 10

    If looking for a beautiful, quiet, clean, comfortable & rejuvenating respite from the world... Shepherd's Cottage is the place to holiday. Nestled in a rural area perfect for nature lovers and/or artists, this cottage is a most excellent home away from home. From the delicious items in the welcoming basket to the maps, books and local information on the shelves, the wonderful owners have mindfully thought of everything I could have possibly needed.



    out of 10

    Cosy comfortable cottage with stunning views. There is another cottage next door but because they both enjoy different aspects your not aware of having neighbours (except of course from the sheep and cattle ). A very relaxing place to be! The owners are welcoming, friendly and understanding.



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