South Clunes, Kirkhill, HIGHLAND
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Risk assessment completed Cleaning checklist produced and being adhered to Welcome folder update and sent in advance (like always) relevant to Covid-19 Pre arrival information email also updated relevant to Covid-19 Extra, non essential items, removed from the property Discussions with local laundrette on their linen laundry protocols Attended ASSC registered online cleaning course and passed Updated feedback form for input on cleaning Updated website extensively
FROM THE ESTABLISHMENT
A dog friendly (no charge), peaceful secluded haven in a rural part of the Highlands near Loch Ness. Luxurious and well-presented, Pinewood Steading has captivating and uninterrupted views for miles. Well equipped to a high standard with 2 bedrooms sleeping 4, log burner, underfloor heating, large bathroom with separate shower and roll top bath. Enclosed and private garden with decking and BBQ. All on one level with good access for those with limited disability. On the doorstep of many attractions, activities and great walks, within easy reach of Inverness and Beauly. Green Tourism Gold Award.
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About the area
Apart from the Orkneys and the Shetlands, Highland is Scotland’s northernmost county. Probably its most famous feature is the mysterious and evocative Loch Ness, allegedly home to an ancient monster that has embedded itself in the world’s modern mythology, and the region’s tourist industry. Monster or no, Loch Ness is beautiful and it contains more water than all the lakes and reservoirs in England and Wales put together. The loch is 24 miles long, one mile wide and 750 feet deep, making it one of the largest bodies of fresh water in Europe.
At the very tip of the Highlands is John o’ Groats, said to be named after a Dutchman, Jan de Groot, who lived here in the early 16th century and operated a ferry service across the stormy Pentland Firth to Orkney. In fact, the real northernmost point of the British mainland is Dunnet Head, whose great cliffs rise imposingly above the Pentland Firth some two miles further north than John o’ Groats.
The Isle of Skye is the largest and best known of the Inner Hebrides. Its name is Norse, meaning ‘isle of clouds’, and the southwestern part of the island has some of the heaviest rainfall on the whole of the British coast. Despite this, it’s the most visited of all the islands of the Inner Hebrides. It’s dominated from every view by the high peaks of the Cuillins, which were only conquered towards the end of the 19th century.
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