Curlews Nest Cottage

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  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
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Curlews Nest is an idyllic island retreat on the tranquil Isle of Raasay, a 25 minute ferry journey off of the east coast of the Isle of Skye. Curlews Nest is a traditional crofters style cottage, fully refurbished to modern standards.

The cottage is well located immediately outside of Raasay's main village of Inverarish, and around 1 mile from the island's CalMac ferry terminal.

The cottage sleeps 4 guests between one main bedroom with a king size bed and one twin room with 2 single beds.

The space
Curlews Nest is a traditional end of terrace crofters style cottage which has been fully refurbished to modern standards.

On the ground floor the cottage includes a modern fully equipped kitchen with new appliances and washing machine. There is a cosy lounge with a Freeview TV, DVD player and wood burning stove set in a traditional stone fireplace. Off of the lounge there is a bathroom with an over bath electrical shower.

Upstairs are two bedrooms, the main bedroom with a king size bed and one twin bedroom with 2 single beds. Both bedrooms feature Velux roof windows which keep them light and bright and offer views out to Churchton Bay and the Sound of Raasay. The bedrooms also include Joules and Laura Ashley bed linen, fluffy towels, soft feather pillows and luxury feather quilts.

IMPORTANT TO NOTE:
As you might expect with this style of cottage, the bedrooms upstairs have steeply coombed ceilings and lower than average doors, with tight access to the King size bed. The stair case is also fairly steep. Please bear this in mind if any of the guests in your party have limited mobility or if you have young children.

Outside, the cottage includes 1 off street parking space to the side. At the rear of the cottage is a grassed garden area that backs onto the local playground, with sea views over to the Isle of Skye beyond.

The cottage has free fibre WiFi throughout.

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Mountain view
Ocean view
Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV with Chromecast, standard cable/satellite
Washing machine
Dryer
Bath
Garden

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Where you’ll be

Highland, Scotland, United Kingdom

Curlews Nest is located immediately outside of the main village of Inverarish on the Hebridean Isle of Raasay. The island lies off of the east coast of the Isle of Skye, accessible by a regular 25 minute CalMac ferry service.

The cottage is just 2 minutes from the beach, and is well located to explore Raasay's amazing natural beauty. The village shop is a 2 minute walk from the cottage, Raasay Distillery is a 10 minute walk and local bar and restaurant at Raasay House is a 15 minute walk.

Whether you’re into walking, hiking, spectacular wildlife watching, photography, geology, adventure sports or just a peaceful break away from it all, Raasay really is the perfect place to spend time.

Hosted by Scott

  1. Joined in September 2018
  • 27 Reviews
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During your stay

The cottage will be fully serviced and ready for your arrival.

We'll leave a welcome guide for you which will include all the information you'll need for the cottage, as well as a local guide and tips on what to do during your stay. We'll also leave contact information for us should you have any queries during your stay in the cottage.
The cottage will be fully serviced and ready for your arrival.

We'll leave a welcome guide for you which will include all the information you'll need for the cottage, a…
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 16:00
Check out: 10:00
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy