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Creagan Ruadh

20 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Modernised cottage offering comfortable, family accommodation on two floors within 20 metres of the shoreline with stunning views to the Atlantic Ocean and the far flung off shore islands. Situated within the world famous Balranald Bird Reserve this is an ideal base for the keen ornithologist, the angler or those simply seeking perfect solitude to unwind and re-charge the batteries....Modernised cottage offering comfortable, family accommodation on two floors within 20 metres of the shoreline with stunning views to the Atlantic Ocean and the far flung off shore islands. Situated within the world famous Balranald Bird Reserve this is an ideal base for the keen ornithologist, the angler or those simply seeking perfect solitude to unwind and re-charge the batteries.More
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About the Owner
Gordon F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed 17 January 2019

The location is amazing - this could be one of the most westerly houses in the Hebrides - views to St Kilda on a clear day! The owner could not have been more helpful when we had to change our arrival and departure times due...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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DayTrip557745, VR Owner at Creagan Ruadh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2019

Glad you enjoyed your stay and the views to St Kilda. Thanks for your custom. Best Regards

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Reviewed 30 September 2018

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Date of stay: September 2018
DayTrip557745, VR Owner at Creagan Ruadh, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

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Reviewed 25 September 2018

Just as expected views were great, saw two otters from kitchen window first day!! Cosy cottage, plenty of kitchen equipment etc, but only one toilet roll. Windy weather kept us in more than wanted, but the views of tide and seas kept us entertained.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank jennyntim
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage,Very comfortable, lots of light. Comfortable beds. The Views are fabulous Views of the sea at the back door.The beach is 5 mins walk, white sand and turquoise water, just amazing. Lots of birds lovely. We did see seals in the bay. The cottage...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank islaEdinburgh
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Great location, beach on our doorstep, watched an otter fishing, awesome! The house was comfortable and very well equipped, could not have wished for better. Our ferry was cancelled on our day of departure but the owner very kindly let us stay for another day....More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Ocean Views
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Additional amenities & feature info
The property has been modernised to provide a fitted kitchen with appliances, two public rooms , one double bedroom on the ground floor and one double and one twin bedded room on the upper floor. The bathroom is also located on the ground floor. MAXIMUM OCCUPANVY - 6 PEOPLE
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About the neighbourhood
Places of interest include - Taigh Chearsabhagh in Lochmaddy a museum and arts centre with cafe. Nearby is an Outward bound centre offering variour outdoor activities. On the road from Lochmaddy to Clachan you pass an ancient burial chamber - Barpa Langass and the nearby Pobull Fhinn Stone Circle - a rare example from the past. Famed for some of the best trout and salmon fishing in Europe with productive lochs on grassy machairs to sea angling from a boat around the coast North Uist is simply a fisherman's paradise. The golf enthusiast is also well catered for with a 9 hole course at Balavanich and one of Tom Morris's gems - now restored to the original 18 holes at Askernsih in South Uist.
How to get there
Ferry service by Caledonian MacBrayne from Uig ( Isle of Skye ) to Lochmaddy ( North Uist ) - Daily service - contact ferry operator for times and charges. Flights from Glasgow,Inverness and Stornoway to Balavanich Airport,Benbecula. Once arrived in Lochmaddy take the A867 to Clachan - turn right onto the A865 . Turn left at sign for Hougharry and follow to bottom of the road keeping to the right fork at Balranald Bird Reserve . The property is situated on the left hand side at the end of a short track from the village circular road.
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