Luxury waterfront holiday cottage, Loch Lochy
Skye Fall is a stunning, contemporary loch side house located between Spean Bridge and Fort Augustus in The Highlands of Scotland.
Situated close to the renowned West Coast, famous for its stunning scenery, abundant wildlife and great seafood, Skye Fall is the perfect base from which to explore this wonderful and interesting region.
The house is 15 minutes from the Nevis Range Gondola system - perfect for skiing in the winter and mountain biking in the summer. Fort William which lies 20 minutes to the south is known as the Outdoor Capital of the UK and offers every possible activity from kayaking , white water rafting and climbing.
For a less adrenaline filled holiday, Skye Fall is a wonderful home from home, ideal for touring the West Coast, The Islands of Skye and Mull, and of course, Loch Ness. An hour from Skye Fall, and approached by a beautiful drive along Loch Ness, lies Inverness, the principal town in the region. A trip on the famous Harry Potter steam train over to Mallaig is essential or drive along the Road to The Isles and wonder at the beauty of the area.
The closest village of Spean Bridge (10 minutes by car) offers a Cashmere Factory outlet and a convenience store as well as a great restaurant featured in the MIchelin Guide. There is also a hotel offering food 200 yards from the house itself.
Surrounded by the majestic landscape of Loch Lochy, Skye Fall has a private beach and jetty. Its large viewing balconies are perfect for sitting to watch the boats sail up and down the loch, which forms part of the Caledonian Canal.
The house, sleeps six in three en-suite double bedrooms , each with a loch view and french windows leading out onto the terrace or decking area. Steps at the end of the garden take you down to the private beach and jetty. The local marina rents out boats to cruise the Caledonian Canal.