Jill Strawbale House
Near Fort William
This unique, eco-friendly Luxury Cabin enjoys close to Fort William in the Scottish Highlands enjoys incredible views from its elevated position and is as spectacular as many featured on TV’s ‘Grand Designs’.
Boasting a Green Tourism Gold Award, and facing due south with commanding views over Loch Sunart and the Morvern hills beyond, this detached property offers a huge upstairs with an arched roof and open plan kitchen, ?dining and living areas.
It has floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors at the southern end which lead out onto the balcony where there is a small table and chairs for you to enjoy your morning coffee. A spiral staircase leads to the large lower deck with the hot tub, dining and sitting areas with a chiminea. Enjoy walks through the historic Ariundle oak woods, a temperate rainforest, and discover the old lead mines which are close by.
The rest of the peninsula has much to offer, including a number of ’Corbett’ mountains, the stunning Loch Sunart, Ardnamurchan Lighthouse at the most westerly tip of the British Isles and the Ardmamurchan Distillery. There are pristine, sandy beaches along the coast, including Sanna Bay with its impressive white sand dunes and views across to Muck, Eigg and Rum. There is an abundance of wildlife, seabirds, seals, otters, deer, pine martens, as well as dolphin/whale watching and the Natural History Visitor Centre. It is possible to rent mountain bikes in the village and go for local kayak trips.
You can also enjoy day trips to Glencoe and Ben Nevis (with skiing possible at each), and fans of Harry Potter can take the ’Jacobite Express’ steam train from Fort William to Mallaig, see the Glenfinnan Viaduct and so much more. This peaceful and tranquil place offers a truly ‘get away from it all’ experience and the views will amaze you – so come and relax. The local beach is less than ½ mile away and the stunning sandy coves at Ardtoe just a 12 mile drive.
Shops, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.
Sleeps 5, 2 bedrooms, sorry no pets – weekly rentals from just £759
- Detached Property
- Garden / Patio
- Sea View
- Rural Location
- Decorated at Christmas
- Cot Available
- Luxury Collection
- Washing Machine
- Fishing Nearby/On-site
- Newly Listed Property
- Pets – not allowed
- Green Scheme
- Coastal within 1 mile
- All En-suite
- Open Plan
- Ground Floor Wet Room
- Truly Unique
- Hot Tubs – Private
- Parking – On Site
- Shower Cubicle
- Unique Cottages
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