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Only a short walk to the shore
The welcome will help get your holiday started
View into the stylish well-equipped kitchen
Enjoy preparing your favourite meal
Spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Relax in the comfy lounge after a day out exploring
Dining area leading to the enclosed patio
Refresh after a long day in the shower room
When the day is done retire upstairs via the wooden staircase
Get a good night's rest in the cosy and comfy double bedroom
Relax in the stylish twin bedroom
Dine alfresco in the enclosed patio area
View towards the property
Channory Point, famous for dolphin spotting
Set in the picturesque coastal village of Avoch
Enjoy a day at Rosemarkie Beach close by
The scenic Moray Firth coast
1 / 17  Only a short walk to the shore
2 / 17  The welcome will help get your holiday started
3 / 17  View into the stylish well-equipped kitchen
4 / 17  Enjoy preparing your favourite meal
5 / 17  Spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
6 / 17  Relax in the comfy lounge after a day out exploring
7 / 17  Dining area leading to the enclosed patio
8 / 17  Refresh after a long day in the shower room
9 / 17  When the day is done retire upstairs via the wooden staircase
10 / 17  Get a good night's rest in the cosy and comfy double bedroom
11 / 17  Relax in the stylish twin bedroom
12 / 17  Dine alfresco in the enclosed patio area
13 / 17  View towards the property
14 / 17  Channory Point, famous for dolphin spotting
15 / 17  Set in the picturesque coastal village of Avoch
16 / 17  Enjoy a day at Rosemarkie Beach close by
17 / 17  The scenic Moray Firth coast

The Little Small House

Avoch, The Highlands
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
12 more

At a glance

  • Avoch is a picturesque coastal village overlooking the Avoch Bay and the Moray Firth
  • Perfect base for families, couples and friends to explore the beautiful Highlands and Islands
  • Take a trip to Chanonry Point, famous for spotting a pod of resident Bottlenose dolphins 
  • The surrounding forests are great for both mountain bikers, leisure cyclists and walking
  • Visit the Black Isle Brewery or have a family day out at the Black Isle Wildlife Park
  • Enjoy a ferry trip from Cromarty to Nigg, running from May 1st – September 30th
Property code: 73550

Eco-friendly, contemporary, purpose-built property in the beautiful coastal village of Avoch on the scenic Black Isle, the perfect base to relax or explore the stunning Scottish Highlands and Islands.

Located on a quiet street in the old fisher’s part of the village, a peaceful setting for a relaxing break in the Highlands. A short walk from the Moray Firth shoreline, the area is acknowledged as one of the best places in Europe for spotting Bottlenose dolphins. Outdoor activities include golf, cycling, fishing, walking and climbing. Walk to the Medieval Ormonde Castle with views back to the village and over the bay. There are scenic drives all along the coast with pretty villages in between, and sandy beaches at Fortrose and Rosemarkie, with cafe and children’s play area. Visit the beautiful mystical Fairy Glen waterfalls. Inverness, the capital of the Highlands, is just a short drive away or get the bus from the village. Culloden Battlefield, Fort George and the historic castles of Cawdor and Urquhart are on the banks of Loch Ness.

Stepping into this delightful two storey property, on the ground floor, you will find the lovely spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The stylish and well-equipped kitchen offers you plentiful storage with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, Tassimo coffee machine and microwave, and ample work space to prepare your meals. Enjoy your resulting meals together at the dining table provided, the dining area also has French doors leading out to the patio garden. Relax in the comfy lounge after a day out exploring the area and watch your favourite programme on the TV. The spacious family shower room with shower and WC is also located on the ground floor. When the day is done, retire via the wooden staircase to the first floor where you will find two bedrooms, a double and a twin, set in the eves with sloping ceilings. There is also a separate WC on the first floor.

The French doors from the dining area, take you to the delightful patio area with garden furniture where you can enjoy al fresco dining. There is roadside parking to the front of the property, subject to availability, with extra parking by the shore wall, only a short walk.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 double and 1 twin
  • 1 shower room and 1 separate WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, Tassimo coffee machine and microwave
  • Electric and Eco-friendly air source heating included
  • Roadside parking, subject to availability
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Beach 2 miles, pubs and shops within walking distance
  • TV in lounge

Situated on the south coast of the Black Isle, the historic fishing village of Avoch is the ideal destination for those seeking a holiday exploring the great outdoors and the natural world. Stroll to the shoreline for a paddle in the clear waters and keep your eyes peeled for seals, dolphins and porpoises splashing in the Moray Firth. Visit the Avoch Heritage Centre to discover the history of this charming village and stroll along the narrow streets to the pretty harbour. Lace up your walking boots for a walk-up Ormond Hill to the ruins of Ormond Castle and be rewarded with wonderful views across the bay.

Chanonry Point (3 miles) is considered to be one of the best spots in the world to spot bottlenose dolphins playing in the Moray Firth. Walk to the shingle beach behind the lighthouse and keep your eyes peeled for the dolphins chasing the fish on the rising tide. Take to the seas from Avoch Harbour on a wildlife cruise in search of seals, dolphins and porpoises. Seek out red kites and ospreys soaring in the skies above you.

Not to be missed is a trip to Loch Ness (26 miles) where you can discover the legend of the world-famous Nessie at the impressive visitor centre, take a boat across the water in search of the mythical sea creature and picnic in the shadow of Urquhart Castle.

This property is personally managed by Fiona.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 3 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
4.3
Overall location
4.7
Only a short walk to the shore
The welcome will help get your holiday started
View into the stylish well-equipped kitchen
Enjoy preparing your favourite meal
Spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Relax in the comfy lounge after a day out exploring
Dining area leading to the enclosed patio
Refresh after a long day in the shower room
When the day is done retire upstairs via the wooden staircase
Get a good night's rest in the cosy and comfy double bedroom
Relax in the stylish twin bedroom
Show 5 moreDine alfresco in the enclosed patio area

Location

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