Conival

Achiltibuie, nr. Ullapool


Property Reference: UPS
  • Sleeps9
  • Pets 3
  • Bedrooms5
  • Grade4 Star rating
Exterior Living room Kitchen Surrounding area Surrounding area

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Availability & Price

Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

 
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • Bike StoreBike Store
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Sea ViewSea View
  • Open FireOpen Fire
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • Satellite TVSatellite TV
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

With one of the best locations in the area, this spacious and modern property commands stunning panoramic sea and island views and is ideal for a large group or for semi-independent use by two families holidaying together. It has a very well equipped kitchen and large extremely comfortable living room with the gaze-compelling sea always in sight. Large sliding glass doors open out to a natural stone-clad patio area. It further enjoys a first floor sitting room and kitchen, also with large glass doors opening onto a balcony, again with the sea view, and boasts a garden which leads to heather-clad moorland and the coast beyond (200 yards). Just 3 miles from Achiltibuie, it lies on the Coigach Peninsula, with excellent walking around coastal paths or to the huge Ben More Coigach – nearly 2500ft and dominating the skyline. As the main settlement on the peninsula, Achiltibuie began as a crofting village, but now attracts a good number of holidaymakers who come for the excellent trout and salmon fishing or to eat at the Summer Isles Hotel or at the Am Fuaran Bar. Also of gastronomic interest is the Achiltibuie Smokehouse a few miles from the hotel, where traditional methods of smoking food can be seen and where the meat, fish and game can be bought afterwards. Founded at the height of the herring boom at the end of the 18th century, the popular holiday centre of Ullapool is 25 miles distant, jutting out into Loch Broom, the longest sea loch in the north-west Highlands. Several hiking trails begin at Conival, catering for all abilities - from shore side walks to strenuous ascents; whilst mountain biking and climbing are also enjoyed. To the north the hills round Lochinver are worth the effort, as is the geological centre at Knockan Crag and incredible limestone caves at Elphin which have recently yielded a bear skeleton. Trips to the Summer Isles – a cluster of uninhabited islets offshore – can be taken from Ullapool and from Achiltibuie pier at Bardentarbet to view the dolphins and porpoises. Trout, salmon and deep-sea fishing is available just 3 miles from the property, with sandy beaches ½ mile and 6 miles. Coastal fishing is good close to Conival or at the pier at Badentarbet which yielded the British record rod caught skate. Shop 3 miles.

Spacious living room with open fire and sliding doors to natural Caithness stone patio. Dining room. Spacious, well-equipped modern fitted kitchen with tiled floor and door to garden. Utility with slate floor. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with shower cubicle and toilet. Cloakroom with toilet. First floor: Open-plan living/dining room with kitchen area with large patio doors leading to upstairs balcony. Double bedroom with sea views and shower room with toilet. Twin bedroom. Single bedroom. All first floor bedrooms with high sloping ceilings.

  • Open fire – fuel available locally
  • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • Two HD Freesat TVs
  • Video
  • DVD/CD (with library)
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Two dishwashers
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Breadmaker
  • Garden with terrace and moorland stretching to sea
  • Parking/garage/carport
  • Children’s books and toys
  • Spring water supply from well
  • Sunday to Sunday

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Had everything that one needed. June 2010.
  2. Lovely warm house in a lovely spot. Couldn’t wish for any more equipment. March 2010.
  3. A great well sized house in a superb location. Views from the living rooms are fantastic. Dec 2009.
  4. Location was excellent. Oct 2009.
  5. Accommodation was spacious and well equipped with a fabulous view. May 2009.
  6. Brilliant large property. Nov 2008.
  7. Superb - a beautiful house, well presented with everything you could possibly need and more! Oct 2008.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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