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Heather Cottage - a staggering coastal view!!

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Heather Cottage - a staggering coastal view!!

Entire cottage
6 guests3 bedrooms5 beds3 bathrooms
6 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
3 bathrooms
Sparkling clean
5 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Kate is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

The Cathair Dhubh Estate is tucked into the rugged Sutherland coastline on the NC500 between the villages of Lochinver and Clachtoll.

Nestling in the heart of the spectacular Assynt countryside, it is a haven for wildlife lovers, hikers, fishermen, photographers and outdoor enthusiasts, not to mention those families looking for white, sandy beaches and crystal blue waters.


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

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds


11 Reviews

Dan User Profile
August 2019
Stunning views to wake up to! Fantastic location to explore the Highlands from (either by car or on foot). The coast is phenomenal and the house was perfect.
Cal User Profile
July 2019
Heather Cottage is in a fabulous location, with stunning views from the living area, downstairs bedroom and bathroom. The estate has plenty of outdoor space with access to a cove ideal for launching kayaks or swimming, coastal walks to Achmelvich and Clachtoll beaches, great for…
Edward User Profile
July 2019
Kate is a wonderful host and Assynt is heaven. But please do not tell too many people about Cathair Dhubh! It is best kept a selfish secret!
Michael User Profile
June 2019
Heather Cottage at Cathair Dhubh provides top quality accommodation with ample space for a party of 6. The location is exceptional with sea views and ideally located for exploring the unique landscape of Assynt. Highly recommended.
Jeremy User Profile
May 2019
A wonderful opportunity to get back to nature.Accommodation all that we could have expected and perhaps more given the remote location of the estate. Kate, our host, was most accommodating in respect of any enquiry both with regard to the property itself and to the area. A…
Jacqui User Profile
April 2019
A relaxing, bright and spacious place for our family to stay for our week. We spent a lot of time just being at the house enjoying the stunning views, the huge outdoor space for the kids to play in and the lovely walks to the beautiful local beaches. Great communication…
Caroline User Profile
September 2018
Cathair Dubh is in a wonderful position looking out to sea amidst Sutherland’s fantastic coastline and mountains, we love this area. We stayed in Heather Cottage which is very spacious, well equipped and comfortable. Kate and her husband have recently purchased the estate and are…

Hosted by Kate

Scotland, United KingdomJoined in June 2018
Kate User Profile
42 Reviews
Kate is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Interaction with guests
I will normally be available at the beginning and end of our guests' stay. However, during the week, I will often be in Kent. I am always contactable by phone and we have an absolutely brilliant maintenance team who are on hand to iron out any difficulties in my absence.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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House rules

No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM and check out by 10AM