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Auchencairn the comfortable home in the highlands of Scotland

Comfortable, homely very cosy  Auchencairn Cottage
7 reviews
Comfortable, homely very cosy  Auchencairn Cottage
Plenty of car parking and large front and back garden
Scots Pine view of Auchencairn
Garden room
Small balcony
Garden room and lovely outdoor space
Spacious garden room
Garden room with log burning stove
Cosy log stove
First double bedroom
Second double bedroom
Breakfast room
Brora beach
Brora sandy beach view
Sunrise on Brora beach
River Brora at Balnacoil
Garden room with wood burning stove
Local distillery a mile from the cottage
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Brora, Scottish Highlands, Scotland
Auchencairn is a traditional stone built crofting house that has been very carefully looked after to provide the perfect place for a relaxing and memorable holiday. Offering a very high standard of accommodation of traditional character, and lots of space, Auchencairn is 'home from home' and an ideal self catering holiday house in the heart of Sutherland, for families or couples. This traditional house is conveniently located on the edge of Brora, within walking distance of the beach, golf course, shops, distillery, pubs, and hotels.

Set in a private and secluded spot just off the main road, Auchencairn has lovely trees and mature gardens which surround it. A special feature in this house is the bright and spacious garden room with comfy sofas from which to sit and watch the wildlife and birds in the garden, or to feel the snug...
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About the Owner, Mairi-Louise S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
I will leave the keys available to guests once the booking is confirmed . I will be in touch by mobile phone and will be available via mobile phone if guests have any questions when in Auchencairn cottage.
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Reviews (7)

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The location of this cottage is wonderful for exploring not only Brora, but the equally picturesque villages of Dornoch, Tain and Helmsdale - all a very short drive away. The house is so comfortable and perfect for families or groups of friends. We particularly loved...More

Thank Janice W
mairi-louise S, VR Owner at Auchencairn the comfortable home in the highlands of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thanks Janice that’s very kind of you. We look forward to seeing you all again .best wishes Mairi, alison, Daisy and George xxx

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Superb location, handy for touring.The house was a real "home from home", everything needed was provided, Cleanliness was high standard, all bedding ,towels etc were good quality. Loved coming back after a day touring and just relaxing in such comfort. A gem of a place...More

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mairi-louise S, VR Owner at Auchencairn the comfortable home in the highlands of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Hi Pat Thank for such a kind review . We're pleased you enjoyed the house and that your found it handy for touring. Please come again Best wishes Mairi Xx

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Brilliant, an extra special place to stay. I recently stayed here with my girlfriends (22 April for 1 week). It’s really hard to find the words to describe our experience at Auchencairn. Gorgeous, clean, fresh and well equipped stone built house – ‘a home from...More

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mairi-louise S, VR Owner at Auchencairn the comfortable home in the highlands of Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for your kind review. We're so happy you had a great break with your friends. We look forward to welcoming you back some time Best wishes , Mairi

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    2 Fulls
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₹ 8,854
£ 95
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 13,980 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
You can walk to the Clynelish distillery from Auchencairn. You can do tours of the distillery. The whisky made here is used in the premium blended whisky, johnnie walker blue label. It's approximately 10 minutes walk from Auchencairn.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Inverness Airport: 120.0 km
Railway: Inverness to Brora: 100.0 km
British Airways flies from London Heathrow and Gatwick to Inverness. (Flight time approximately 70 minutes) Easyjet fly to Inverness from London Luton
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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