Just landed at Best Scottish Cottages This Week - Tues 3rd Oct 2018

02/10/2018 Just landed at Best Scottish Cottages This Week - Tues 3rd Oct 2018

Tranquil views and seashore strolls at your doorstep - just landed this week at Best Scottish Cottages - Sleep in a beautiful stone-built Jacobean renovated boathouse for two on Skye, a breathtaking glass decked beauty or luxury beachside bothy for two by Carrick Shore, Gatehouse of Fleet.

Kingsburgh Boathouse

A stone-built beautiful lovers boathouse renovation for two on the edge of the spellbinding Loch Snizort - rugged outside and stylish inside with flagstone floors, mesmerising views and total privacy overlooking the Atlantic Ocean on the magical Isle of Skye.

This luxurious historical small private retreat on Skye dating from Jacobite times has been elegantly restored by the current owners using Skye's pre-eminent craftsmen and offers privacy, tranquility and total relaxation for the soul. The sunsets from the terrace are incredibly romantic and make for an instant relax, with views stretching out across the sea.The self-contained boathouse/cottage is at the coastal end of the Kingsburgh township and was the original boathouse and store for the historic Kingsburgh House where Bonnie Prince Charlie stayed after being rowed ‘over the sea to Skye' from North Uist with Flora MacDonald in June 1746. 


Owl Cote

At the end of one of South West Scotland's most stunning coastaldriveways, rests Owl Cote, a breathtaking glass decked beauty, overlooking Carrick Bay just steps from the shore with stunning views over the Solway Firth; stylish seashore living for making memories with family or special friends.

Enjoying an amazing rural setting as well as providing a romantic hideaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Located just 3 miles from Gatehouse of Fleet, the safe Carrick shore is a place of unspoilt natural beauty boasting a picturesque sandy beach. This haven of peace and tranquillity is reflected in the overall beauty and charm of the area.

There are numerous beautiful walks to be had at the beach and around Carrick shore and visitors can also enjoy swimming, sailing, windsurfing or canoeing in the bay.

The house is situated steps from the shore of Carrick Bay. Owl Cote was totally refurbished during 2012, and its 3 bedrooms sleep 5 in luxurious surroundings. A first floor glass balcony provides breath-taking views over the Solway Firth and towards the Murray Isles and beyond.

Large French doors, with glass panels either side (a 10 foot glass balcony) lead out onto a large balcony with glass panelling for uninterrupted views for miles. A multi fuel log burning stove for cooler nights; comfortable seating and cosy furnishings complete the relaxed layout of the living room at Owl Cote.


Birds Nest

A luxury beachside bothy for two, overlooking Carrick Bay; a tranquil escape with views to die for, above bed remote controlled stargazer windows with cosy wood burning stove for relaxed nights in with someone special.

With a spot on location you don't get closer to the sea than this. Bird's Nest is on the shore of Carrick Bay, Gatehouse-of-fleet and next to Owl Cote the owners second property (sleeping 5), but discretely separate - The Bird's Nest all 600 sq. of luxury new build designed for an intimate beachside escape for two.


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