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Piper's Cave, a 2 Bedroom Holiday Cottage with Beautiful views.

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2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Helmsdale, Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Graded 4 Star, this beautifully restored Scottish Croft house is available for Holiday lettings. Sleeps 4-5.
In an idyllic setting on the hillside with beautiful sea views from all windows.

Offering comfortable accommodation with a double and twin bedrooms both with en suite toilets. Central heating, Open fire, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and dryer. Bathroom with shower.

Minutes from the coast and A9 route, 5 minutes from Helmsdale village for trains and bus routes. Airports at Wick and Inverness.
Ideal for the NC500 route.
Listing #HL8586773
About the Owner
Susan R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2017
Interaction with guests
Piper's Cave 1890, was once owned by a family of piper's ', who would practise the bagpipes in this wee cottage. It has now been lovingly restored making it a very warm and cosy holiday home, offering all modern conveniences and a great base to explore the beautiful Scottish Highlands.
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

We had a relaxing 5 days there and it ticked all the boxes. Great location, great cottage. It was lovely watching the stars and sea as the darkness closed in. Would definitely go back again.

Thank Martin R
Sumari52, VR Owner at Piper's Cave, a 2 Bedroom Holiday Cottage with Beautiful views., responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you taking the time Martin to write this great review, we’re so pleased that you enjoyed the cottage and location as we do! We would be thrilled to welcome you back another time.

Reviewed 20 September 2017

From the moment you arrives the views are stunning. Very clean and has everything you need. We had some issues with the heating, but the owners were very quick to sort it out and the housekeeper was very helpful bringing heaters until we were fully...More

Thank Megan A
Sumari52, VR Owner at Piper's Cave, a 2 Bedroom Holiday Cottage with Beautiful views., responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

So pleased that you enjoyed Piper's Cave and the super views as much as us! Thank you for a great review, we'd love to welcome you back another time soon. Best wishes Sue and Perry

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Spent 2 nights at Pipers Cave and loved our time there. The cottage has wonderful views and is equipped with everything we needed for our stay. And more. The village, harbour and railway station are an enjoyable 30 min stroll down the hill. The train...More

Thank jacqui297
Sumari52, VR Owner at Piper's Cave, a 2 Bedroom Holiday Cottage with Beautiful views., responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

We are very pleased you enjoyed the cottage so much Jacqui, we think it's special too! Thank you for your lovely review. Best wishes, Sue and Perry

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (2)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No Smoking and no parties or events please. All pets to remain downstairs and kept off furniture, sleeping on own dog blankets in the utility area. We would appreciate it on...
    1 Full bath
    2 Half baths
    1 Full
    3 Twins
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  • Dogs: RM 54 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning: RM 242 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
A very scenic location with surrounding hills and coastal views.
Ideal for all country pursuits, hill walking, sea and salmon fishing, bird watching, sailing. There is even a gold panning location north of Helmsdale.
Time Span in Helmsdale village is an awarding inter active museum that gives the history of the area, particularly the Clearances in the 18th Century.
Whiskey distillerys.
Fossil hunting.
Strath of Kildonan.
World heritage site at Forsinard flows nature reserve
Cape wrath, Orkney Islands.
Mountains of Ben Loyal and Ben Hope in easy reach.
Morgen, Scaraben.
Dunrobin castle, Castle of Mey, Dunkeld castle.
Getting around
A car is recommended to maximise interest during your stay here, although there are bus and train routes at Helmsdale.
Travelling northwards There are ferries to some of the Scottish Islands.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Inverness airport: 120.0 km
Railway: Helmsdale station: 2.5 km
Ferry: John o Groats: 85.0 km
A9 travelling north from Inverness.
Airports at Inverness and Wick.
Trains from Inverness to Helmsdale.
Buses at Helmsdale, 5 minutes drive away.
On the NC500 route.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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