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Loch Ness - the Old Armoury Ground Floor Apartment on the Shores of Loch Ness

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Rear view of Abbey and garden onto Loch Ness

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Last updated: 03/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Fort Augustus apartment description

The Old Armoury is a ground floor wheelchair friendly holiday home nestled on the shores of Loch Ness built in a unique location within the award winning Highland Club, St Benedicts Abbey, Fort Augustus which includes an indoor heated swimming pool, gym and spa plus may other outdoor facilities within the complex to provide a self-catering holiday on Loch Ness to remember! Fully equipped, including Wi-Fi, baby cot and high chair, this is an excellent choice for any group or family looking for something a bit different to the norm with all the creature comforts and more. The Old Armoury offers high quality fixtures, fittings and furnishings good enough to please even the most discerning visitor. This modern two bedroom, ground floor apartment is located in the Brothers Wing and is one of the most historically important sections of The Highland Club - built within the original bastion walls, this would have housed the armoury used in defense of the fort dating back to 1716. Ten meters from the adjoining free parking area, and immediately on the shores of Loch Ness, it is one of the most convenient and accessible properties within The Highland Club. The property is well equipped throughout based on up to 6 adults and 2 children, while benefiting from all the facilities The Highland Club has to offer and is one of a few wheelchair friendly properties in the Highland Club. Accessed via The Brothers’ Wing courtyard, and with all modern comforts and conveniences, this property is just steps away from the Club Lounge, the Monastery Lawn and variety of leisure facilities offered within this fabulous development, so it is the ideal place to enjoy everything on your doorstep, plus more when adventuring out into the Highlands themselves. The best of both worlds! Short breaks of three or more days available on request. Please email the owner for a quotation for stays of more than three days and less than seven days as the booking rates shown on the Home Away website is unable to show an actual quotation for such short stays. Note - The apartment can accommodate up to 6 adults and 2 children, plus a baby and is NOT suitable for 7 or more adults. A one off £25 surcharge applies per stay for the usage of extra bed linen for the sofa beds.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 95 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Housekeeper
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome:

    A cot and high chair are available in the apartment....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 4-8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • The large master bedroom, also overlooking the courtyard, includes a comfortable king size bed, flat screen TV and DVD player, plus a further sofa bed suitable for young children. The en-suite bathroom has both a separate shower and bath. The second double bedroom is charming and comfortable. There is a second family bathroom with bath and shower over bath. Flexible sleeping arrangements with the use of a sofa bed in the living room, one in the master bedroom and a baby cot, this property can comfortably accommodate six adults, two small children and a baby; or four adults, four children and a baby....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Extras included in booking: Wheel chair friendly access Wifi connection in the apartment Good quality bed linen with anti-allergy pillows 100% cotton towels Two flat screen TV’s Ipod/radio/CD player Games, books and DVD’s Hairdryer Iron & ironing board Washer/dryer Electricity and gas central heating Free allocated parking...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    In the Abbey Club Lounge...moreless

  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Pool Table:

    Snooker table in the main Abbey Club Lounge...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    ipod player/radio/CD player...moreless

  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Resort
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Mini gym within the main Abbey building...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Spacious lounge area...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Open plan fitted Kitchen with dishwasher....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Electric oven...moreless

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles
  • Boat:

    Loch Ness tours in Fort Augustus...moreless

  • Boat Dock
  • Child's Swing
  • Gated Community
  • Golf:

    Fort Augustus 9 hole golf course ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    For hire in Fort Augustus...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Ben Nevis 30 minute drive...moreless

  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Heated indoor swimming pool ...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Steam Shower
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Rate 17
Feb 21 - Mar 27, 2015
3 night min stay
£113
£485
Rate 18
Mar 28 - Apr 17, 2015
3 night min stay
£163
£700
Rate 19
Apr 18 - May 22, 2015
3 night min stay
£151
£650
Rate 20
May 23 - May 29, 2015
3 night min stay
£175
£750
Rate 21
May 30 - Jul 3, 2015
3 night min stay
£163
£700
Rate 22
Jul 4 - Jul 17, 2015
4 night min stay
£163
£880
Rate 23
Jul 18 - Aug 28, 2015
4 night min stay
£176
£950
Rate 24
Aug 29 - Oct 9, 2015
3 night min stay
£151
£650
Rate 25
Oct 10 - Oct 30, 2015
3 night min stay
£163
£700
Rate 26
Oct 31 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
£113
£485
Rate 27
Dec 19 - Jan 5, 2016
3 night min stay
£205
£830

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Short break prices are available on request, please contact us for details on 0044 7868323218 or Lesley.alberici@yahoo.co.uk.

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Last updated: 03/04/2015
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Inverness
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Fort Augustus
250 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Newcastle
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Fort Augustus
25 Miles
Nearest Train
Inverness and Fort William
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
The Boat House
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
Aonach Mor (Nevis Range)
25 Miles
Nearest Beach
Caol Beach, Fort William

Car: Recommended

Nestled on the shores of Loch Ness famous for the Loch Ness Monster “Nessie” and adjoining the Caledonian Canal in the heart of the Highlands of Scotland, The Highland Club is a beautifully renovated St. Benedictine Abbey which originally began life as a fort at Fort Augustus where it was purchased by the 14th Lord Lovat in 1867. His successor leased the buildings to the Monastic Order of Benedictines in the 1870s who began converting the buildings into an abbey, school and monastery. Today, the Highland Club is totally unique residence comprising of luxury apartments full of original features including a swimming pool and spa. Explore the history of the area and its villages like Fort Augustus, Foyers, Cannich, and Drumnadrochit. Skiing is just 20 miles away at Aonach Mor which forms part of the Ben Nevis mountain range and en-route to the historic town of Fort William just 25 miles away with access to the Isle of Skye. Please email the owner for a quotation for stays of more than three days and less than seven days as the booking rates shown on the Home Away website is unable to show an actual quotation for such short stays. Note - The apartment can accommodate up to 6 adults and 2 children, plus a baby and is NOT suitable for 7 or more adults. A one off £25 surcharge applies per stay for the usage of extra bed linen for the sofa beds.

 

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Photos

  • Rear view of Abbey and garden onto Loch Ness

    Rear view of Abbey and garden onto Loch Ness

  • Indoor swimming pool

    Indoor swimming pool

  • Loch Ness from apartment

    Loch Ness from apartment

  • Sauna

    Sauna

  • Mini gym

    Mini gym

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Cozy Master Bedroom

    Cozy Master Bedroom

  • Cozy 2nd bedroom

    Cozy 2nd bedroom

  • Picnic area outside apartment

    Picnic area outside apartment

  • Fortress wall window of 2nd bedroom

    Fortress wall window of 2nd bedroom

  • The Highland Club entrance

    The Highland Club entrance

  • Spacious lounge area including double sofa bed

    Spacious lounge area including double sofa bed

  • Abbey from Caladonian Canal

    Abbey from Caladonian Canal

  • Loch Ness cruiser adjoining Abbey

    Loch Ness cruiser adjoining Abbey

  • Fortress entrance to apartment

    Fortress entrance to apartment

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • En suite bathroom

    En suite bathroom

  • 2nd bathroom

    2nd bathroom

  • View of Abbey from apartment

    View of Abbey from apartment

  • Apartment location

    Apartment location

£113 - £205 per night (GBP)
Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, russian, italian, dutch, swedish, greek, czech, danish, norwegian, polish, hungarian, arabic, finnish, turkish, mandarin
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/04/2015
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