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Kinross Cottage, Halkirk

34 reviews
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This property is warm and welcoming, is in excellent condition with all amenities provided including a welcome pack of milk, tea, coffee and sugar. PLEASE NOTE THE AUTO PRICE SHOWN DOES NOT WORK WELL SO ALWAYS ASK FOR A QUOTE, LOOK AT THE OWNERS NOTES. It is situated in a large well kept garden with unobstructed view of the countryside. It is very central for exploring the county of Caithness and Sutherland with good local amenities to suit all kinds of activities. River Thurso runs through the village and is well known for salmon fishing. Thurso has good shopping, golf course, cinema, beach, pubs and restaurants. Wick has good shopping, golf course, pubs and restaurants. There are ferry services from Scarbster, Gills and John O' Groats proved a service to Orkney. Horse riding faci...This property is warm and welcoming, is in excellent condition with all amenities provided including a welcome pack of milk, tea, coffee and sugar. PLEASE NOTE THE AUTO PRICE SHOWN DOES NOT WORK WELL SO ALWAYS ASK FOR A QUOTE, LOOK AT THE OWNERS NOTES. It is situated in a large well kept garden with unobstructed view of the countryside. It is very central for exploring the county of Caithness and Sutherland with good local amenities to suit all kinds of activities. River Thurso runs through the village and is well known for salmon fishing. Thurso has good shopping, golf course, cinema, beach, pubs and restaurants. Wick has good shopping, golf course, pubs and restaurants. There are ferry services from Scarbster, Gills and John O' Groats proved a service to Orkney. Horse riding facilities are available in the village. There is a hotel that serves good food, an Indian restaurant, a grocery shop, garage and a Post Office in the village.More
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About the Owner
Gordon W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2009
Interaction with guests
We will interact with the guests as much as they wish. Final guidance to the cottage will be provided via telephone on zero seven five eight five one two zero six one three. On arrival I will give a full introduction to the cottage will be provided and any local information they desire.
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights to attend a family event in the locality and could not have been happier with the cottage. Gordon and Gillian were excellent friendly hosts and the cottage is very thoughtfully kitted out with lots of little extras to make...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Julie H
Maps272906, VR Owner at Kinross Cottage, Halkirk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you very much for that lovely review it is so pleasing when our efforts are appreciated.

Reviewed 25 September 2018

Yet another brilliant time here at Kinross. Our fifth visit and as usual everything was perfect. The cottage is immaculatey clean, well equipped and lovely comfortable beds. Gordon and Gillian work very hard to present a home from home for a relaxing holiday. We are...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jan R
Maps272906, VR Owner at Kinross Cottage, Halkirk, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

It’s always great to see Jan and Glen and thank you for the review. Always leave Kinross as they find it.

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Date of stay: July 2018
Management response:Responded 19 August 2018

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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Just returned from a 2 week stay at Kinross cottage, from the booking communication to the end of my stay I can’t thank Gordon and Gillian enough for their very warm welcome, they were always contactable for information if required. The cottage is very clean...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank John P
Management response:Responded 22 July 2018

It’s so nice when people appreciate the work that goes into making the cottage the best it can be and when it is left in the same condition. John is a really great guy. Thank you.

Reviewed 8 July 2018

Gordon and Gillian are a lovely couple, very friendly and welcoming. They left us to get on with our holiday but we’re there if needed anything. The property is in a great location with easy access to areas within Caithness that you want to visit....More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank JetSetter03
Management response:Responded 9 July 2018

3 stars seems harsh considering all the good points. It is difficult to cater for someone with asthma especially when you don’t know. But fair enough there was dust on top of the wardrobe, which has been removed. The small amount of dust on other...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Additional amenities & feature info
Medium sized sofabed in lounge. Twins beds can be pushed together to make a double. The shower room has a large walk in shower, toilet and hand basin. Hair dryer provided.Folding dining table in kitchen area seats 4 people. Cot is a travel cot.
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About the neighbourhood
There are many golf courses in easy reach at Thurso, Wick and Reay. There is sea, river and loch fishing available. The sea around this area provides good surfing. There are two horse riding schools in the village. The area does provide shooting opportunities. There are great hill walking areas in Sutherland. The area is good for birdwatching. There is a Cinama in Thurso. There is a cinema in Thurso.
How to get there
Drive by car. Bus Thurso Train Thurso Fly to Wick Airport Map provided on booking receipt
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