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2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bathroom
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bathroom
Sparkling clean
3 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Mark/Hilary is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

The Byre is an old converted cow shed which has been in the family for 3 generations. recently newly renovated. its on a working croft and looks out to sea. There has been a new sun room added which has a log burining stove.


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.



21 reviews
Anette User Profile
November 2018
This place is the perfect size for a couple. It is stylish and cosy at the same time. Although small, it isn’t at all cramped and you can choose between two different seating areas to relax. Either in front of a fire in a snug with a fantastic view or in front of the TV. The…
Michael User Profile
November 2018
This is a really unique and stylish place to stay. It’s a converted barn which has been converted to a very high level. There is a lovely sun room with a wood burning stove which was great to heat up after a day out in the countryside. It was absolutely spotless and all the…
Thomas User Profile
November 2018
Stayed in the cottage over three nights in early November. A really lovely, clean and comfortable place to stay and tastefully furnished with super comfortable bed. But perhaps the best part of this cottage is the 'snug' sun room, with beautiful view of the sunset over the sea…
Clare User Profile
August 2018
Simply lovely
Allan User Profile
August 2018
The Byre is a lovely place to stay, cosy and welcoming, and the view from the Snug is so beautiful. We enjoyed reading and taking up previous visitors' suggestions for walks, stored in the folder. We recommend the Byre without hesitation!
New User Profile
March 2018
Top choice for a couple staying in Assynt.
Kiran User Profile
March 2018
The Byre was perfect for our stay - peaceful and secluded, great walks available by car or straight from the byre. Mark and Hillary were next door if we needed them, but also gave us lots of privacy. The place itself was homely and very clean, with the stove keeping us nice and…

Hosted by Mark/Hilary

Lochinver, United KingdomJoined in September 2015
Mark/Hilary User Profile
138 Reviews
Mark/Hilary is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi there we are the Mackenzie family myself Hilary my husband Mark and our 3 kids Sean, Hunter and Harley We are a very down to earth friendly family, I am a local Community Nurse and my Husband is a joiner. My Husband is a local man and has lived here all his life, Mark has…
Interaction with guests
We are a young family who live near the Byre we are at hand most of the time if you have any questions about the area. My husband and I have local knowledge of things to do and places to go which can be helpful if this is your first time visiting the area.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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