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Ideally located in the charming village of Beauly
Relax in the comfy lounge
Lounge area
Open plan lounge diner
Views to the Old Priory from the lounge
Bright contemporary dining area
Kitchen with a view
Spacious master king-size bedroom
Comfy double bedroom with TV
The Old Priory steeped in hisrory
Take a stroll down by the River Beauly
Delights of the local deli
Take a stroll around the local shops
Scenic drive from Inverness
View to the property
1 / 15  Ideally located in the charming village of Beauly
2 / 15  Relax in the comfy lounge
3 / 15  Lounge area
4 / 15  Open plan lounge diner
5 / 15  Views to the Old Priory from the lounge
6 / 15  Bright contemporary dining area
7 / 15  Kitchen with a view
8 / 15  Spacious master king-size bedroom
9 / 15  Comfy double bedroom with TV
10 / 15  The Old Priory steeped in hisrory
11 / 15  Take a stroll down by the River Beauly
12 / 15  Delights of the local deli
13 / 15  Take a stroll around the local shops
14 / 15  Scenic drive from Inverness
15 / 15  View to the property

1 Priory Court

Beauly, The Highlands
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Quirky
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Grade C listed historic townhouse set in the heart of the charming village square of Beauly
  • Explore the traditional Scottish village shops selling knitwear, tweeds and crafts
  • Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the riverside to strenuous walks in the nearby hills
  • Watch and listen to the local pipe band playing every Thursday during the Summer
  • Within driving distance to the Glen Affric renowned for its outstanding natural beauty
  • Take a day trip by train from the local station to visit the Highland Capital Inverness
Property code: 54592

A charming renovated historic townhouse dating back to the 1880’s situated in the pretty village of Beauly, a perfect base for exploring the Highlands with the Capital of Inverness only 15 miles away.

Old meets new at this truly special holiday property right on the square in Beauly. Relish being close to village shops, as well as exceptional places to eat and drink. From this period townhouse, sleeping up to four guests you can visit celebrated Loch Ness, from your period townhouse, which sleeps up to four guests. Go fishing on the river that runs through Beauly or pack your rucksack and head off on long Highland walks.

This unique holiday home has a great funky interior design where designer touches and splashes of vivid colour sit next to more traditional pieces, bringing fun and interest to the spaces. Feel immediately at home here by the presence of an array of carefully selected items and personal furnishings.

Walk into your bright abode to find its well-proportioned lounge/diner is the ideal place to relax, put your feet up and perhaps watch a little TV. Find ample space to store and prepare food in your well-equipped kitchen before dining together around your table next door. Make yourself a cup of fresh coffee and then carry it out on to your small private deck.

Upstairs you’ll find the master bedroom, where you can relax, watch TV and gaze out at Beauly Priory. There is a bathroom at this level too.

Follow another staircase up to the top floor and your second double bedroom. Enjoy its cosy appealing and sloping, cottage-style ceilings.

Appreciate the small garden to the side of your retreat, where you can sit out in the fresh air and take in the exquisite views of the priory. Savour the leafy surroundings and perhaps read a few pages of your book. This holiday home also comes with parking in front of the house.

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

  • 2 bedrooms both with TV's - 1 king-size and 1 double (with some restricted head height due to sloping ceilings)
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and DeLonghi coffee machine
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants within walking distance
  • TV/DVD in lounge

Beautiful Beauly is known for its scenic setting and numerous walks around and from the village. Take a circular 5.5-mile walk on the heights above Beauly and look down upon the peaceful stretch of water of Loch nam Bonnach. Explore the ruins of Beauly Priory, once a church of a little-known order of monks and now with links to the Outlander book and TV series. Go fishing in the River Beauly, said to be one of the best Scottish salmon rivers.

Otherwise, drive just over 13.5 miles to the city of Inverness to browse in the Victorian Market and other shopping areas; make sure you visit the castle and St Andrew's Cathedral, while you are here. Venture some 12 miles to Drumnadrochit by Loch Ness where you can spend time at the famous Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition or buy a ticket to head out on to the water yourself to see if you can spot anything mysterious. Stop at Nessieland to explore its caves and visit the adventure playground. Striking Urquhart Castle, almost 17 miles from your base, is also close by and is well worth a trip. These beautiful ruins sit on a rocky promontory, overlooking out over the loch and embodying centuries of history. Head up to the battlements and pause to gaze down into the prison area.

This property is personally managed by Fiona.

Reviews

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Reviewed by Peter 14th September 2019

We had a terrific time at the cottage. It is ideally situated to travel throughout the Highlands with immediate access to A road routes. The cottage also sat within a minutes walk of good bars, restaurants, delicatessen, supermarket, butcher, baker, gift shops and general stores and only a few miles from a distillery! A great location. The cottage Read moreitself was perfect, providing all the facilities you would need. Help was always available and friendly from Elizabeth, the key holder next door. Hide

Reviewed by Judy 31st August 2019

Excellent. Although all amenities were close at hand it was lovely and quiet in the property. Made a comfortable and relaxing time.

Reviewed by Colin 22nd July 2019

We really enjoyed our short break in 1 Priory Cottages. The cottage was very clean, very comfortable and everything was of a very high quality, the kitchen especially, was very well appointed. The care taker, Elizabeth, was very helpful and knowledgable and Beauly was a lovely village with good restaurants and cafes, and the people were very friendRead morely. Hide

Reviewed by Jennifer 15th June 2019

The cottage was very well equipped and we felt welcome upon entering. It was warm and cosy and beautiful! My family and I, including our 4 legged friend thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Elizabeth was amazing, making sure that we had everything we needed for our stay and had a wealth of knowledge on the area. We will most definitely be going back next yRead moreear!! Hide

Reviewed by Bernd 26th May 2019

Very nice cottage in a historic building just next to the historic priory - all in all a perfect location for day-trips in northern Scotland. Elizabeth, the host, was great, always available and with hints and ideas. Thank you.

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Ideally located in the charming village of Beauly
Relax in the comfy lounge
Lounge area
Open plan lounge diner
Views to the Old Priory from the lounge
Bright contemporary dining area
Kitchen with a view
Spacious master king-size bedroom
Comfy double bedroom with TV
The Old Priory steeped in hisrory
Take a stroll down by the River Beauly
Show 3 moreDelights of the local deli

Location

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From the isolated and peaceful Shetland Islands in the north to the thriving border towns and cities in the south, across wild mountains and serene lochs, and encompassing over 700 islands, Scotland’s rich and dramatic landscape simply must be seen to be appreciated. Scotland is home to the ten highest mountains in the UK – including Ben Nevis, the UK’s highest peak – and is bordered by three seas, offering epic scenery unlike any other you may have seen.

Whether you choose to explore the Highlands, lowlands or islands, lovers of the great outdoors will be thrilled by the stunning Scottish landscapes where some of the rarest UK wildlife can be glimpsed, including golden eagles, dolphins and whales. Take a road trip on the North Coast 500, Scotland’s version of Route 66, to experience the sheer beauty of the land’s wilderness or, as Scotland is the home of golf, either tee off at one of the 550 courses across parkland, heathland and links courses.

Scotland is also a land of unique culture where the people are renowned for their incredible warmth and hospitality. Experience the peaceful Isle of Lewis where Scots Gaelic is widely spoken, or immerse yourself in the cosmopolitan cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen which are vibrant with thriving arts scenes, delicious restaurants and bustling nightlife. And no trip to Scotland is complete without exploring the castles and distilleries: learn about clan rivalries or bloody battles amongst 13th-century battlements or try a taste of Scotland itself during a tour of one of the 120 whisky distilleries. Pure Scottish culture in a glass.

With so many beautiful places to visit and things to experience, a break to Scotland should not be missed. Our fantastic Scottish holiday cottages will ensure a truly memorable getaway. Whether it’s a dog-friendly countryside cottage for two, or a vast and resplendent castle for the entire clan on a tranquil island, we have a holiday in Scotland to suit everyone.

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