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54 reviews
Clachtolls 'Split rock'!
Suilven
Ardvreck castle
River Inver
Achmelvich beach
Lochinver bay
The old man of storr
Northern lights in Lochinver and Assynt. 
Ardvreck castle.
North coast 500 route.
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3 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Lochinver, Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

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jmcintosh...
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“if you want to go to the highlands of scotland you dont need to look any further than this”
Reviewed 22 December 2014 for a stay in December 2014

wonderful location ,views are amazing the villa is top draw has everything you could possable need ... 5 star all the way for me.......

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
10 Jan 2015
Many thanks for your fantastic review! Happy 2015 and hope to have you stay again soon.
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Reviewed 13 December 2014 for a stay in December 2014

Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
15 Dec 2014
Thanks for your great review! Come back soon!
Ben
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Bonnybridge
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34 reviews
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“All the comforts you would want”
Reviewed 16 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014

Waterloo House is astonishing in almost every detail. From the location looking over the water to Lochinver, with Suilven in the distance, to the high, high quality gadgets and fittings, this is one seriously good self catering accommodation.
It was our base for a week, firstly with friends then my elderly mother in law. Ben, the owner, was very helpful and maintained regular contact, acting quickly to have a electrical glitch checked out by his sparky.
You have full use of a Netflix account, and other video devices as supplied via the free wi-fi and state of the art smart TV. There's enough storage in the American style fridge, a 6 ring Rangemaster cooker, seriously comfortable beds and more towels than you'll need. Stargazers can use the big telescope, or borrow the binoculars to search for local wildlife, such as deer, eagles and seals. And after a long day out and about, relax in the hot tub - we found this particularly relaxing, with the lights out staring at the stars - truly amazing.
One wee suggestion to Ben would be to possibly look into supplying a higher, firmer chair for any future elderly visitors (my mother in law struggled to get off the large sofa as it was a tad low for her) but that's more down to her physical needs rather than inadequate seating.
I definitely want to return as this is one of my favourite places in the world. I'd also recommend dining out at Peet's Restaurant - amazing local food.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Electrical problem in master en suite
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
18 Nov 2014
Hi Brian,
Many thanks for your fantastic review, glad you all enjoyed yourselves!
A good point made reference a high chair for those less able/active, I shall look in to this!
Cheers,
Ben
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NicolaLW
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Wow!”
Reviewed 4 November 2014 for a stay in October 2014

We booked this place for friends to stay at for our wedding and what a glorious place it is. Attention to detail throughout with luxury finish. Views over Lochinver through huge glass windows and deer in the "back yard". A great base for sight seeing and also for just chilling out at. Also very friendly and excellent service from the owner Ben.

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Management Response
8 Nov 2014
Hi Nicola,
Many thanks for your fantastic review! Come back soon!
Ben
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Alex R
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“Even better than advertised”
Reviewed 28 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Difficult to put into words. The place looked pretty fantastic in the photos and Ben was very friendly and helpful beforehand. Then we arrived, and were even more impressed.

The location is perfect, just below access to a beautiful 5 mile hilltop walk across to Achmelvich, and within easy access to Lochinver.

The lodge was so well equipped that we could really live as comfortably as we could at home, and were wanting for nothing. Cannot recommend this place highly enough.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
2 Oct 2014
Many thanks for your kind and fantastic review! Glad you had a great stay, I hope that you'll return in the not so distant future.
Ben
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