We have been busy with some refurbishments between Oct 19 and Mar 20. Both cottages have been redecorated throughout. Both kitchens have new worktops, new sinks & taps. Both bathrooms have been upgraded. All carpets on the upper floors have been replaced with additional underlay. Plus a few other minor upgrades. We hope our guests [...]
As per what ScotGovt have advised last week, we are planning on re-opening from 18th July 2020. We have been in touch with guests who still have bookings with us. We are accepting bookings again with deposits, they will be confirmed once the ScotGovt formally announce that the Scottish tourism industry can re-open as planned. [...]
Some pictures from a recent working visit. Some painting and general tidy up. The sheep in the field at the back of the cottage have started lambing this last week. Local wild birds visiting too. The weather has started improving, lovely views over the last 3 days. Quick view of vacancies left: May 12th to 19th [...]
Wishing all our past and future guests a Happy New Year. Things already looking better than last year at this time for us, with bookings trebled, wow. We must be doing something right. August '18 is already starting to fill up. We’re almost finished with recent round of refurbishments and upgrades; all bedrooms now with [...]
Last year, in mid-June we blogged that there were 10 weeks of vacancies left during the peak season (June, July and August). Now at almost mid-March, we only have 12 weeks of vacancies left during the peak season: 3 to 10 June - Heather and Fern 10 to 17 June - Fern only 17 to 24 [...]
Many a picture on this blog show the views across Loch Linnhe from our cottages. I’ve always wondered what it was like from the other side. Yesterday, Sunday, I decided to take a drive around and walk about over to the other side and see what the views were like.
Spent the last few days checking things over for upcoming season. Annual Fire Safety checks done, a few odd repairs. Some new lighting, new fridge and new bedroom furniture for one cottage, some new garden furniture for the other cottage. As well as admiring the views in the various weather conditions. View from cottages [...]
Already looking like another busy summer coming up. Bookings are coming in, more than this time last year. People seem to be booking early; June - Most is still free July - Only weeks left are; 1st – 8th – Fern Cottage 15th – 22nd Heather Cottage August - Just received a 2 [...]