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About the cottage

This is a cosy one-bedroom cottage in the pretty village of Ardersier, from the cottage windows you can look across the Moray Firth to the Black Isle and the hills beyond.

Only three miles from Inverness Airport and between Nairn and Inverness. the cottage is easy to get to and has great transport links.

Living room
Living room
A comfortable living room with a bay window and views over the Moray Firth. The cottage has electric heating and log-burning stove in the living room.
Kitchen
Kitchen
The fully equipped kitchen has an electric oven, microwave, toaster, fridge with icebox, kettle, slow-cooker and washing machine. Loads of pots, pans and cooking utensils
Bedroom
Bedroom
The bedroom has a double bed, hanging wardrobes, lots of storage places and sea views from the window
Front of Dolphin View Cottage
Front of Dolphin View Cottage
a sunny garden to sit and watch the tides coming and going in the Moray Firth
Access to sea
Access to sea
Right opposite the cottage there are steps where you could launch your canoe at high tide!
back garden
back garden
rear garden with high fence laid mostly to grass with outdoor table and chairs

Dolphin View Cottage has a comfortable living room with electric heating and log-burning stove. Freesat/On-demand TV/DVD player and radio. The dining area in the bay window gives sea views over Ardersier bay and the Moray Firth to Chanonry Point on the opposite coast. A selection of board and card games, books, local guides,  Ordnance survey maps and information are provided for your use.

The fully fitted and equipped kitchen has a microwave oven, kettle, toaster, fridge with icebox, electric oven, slow cooker and washing machine.

There is a condenser tumble drier .and a towel drier in the hall storage area

The bathroom has an electric shower over the bath and a wall heater. the bath is full size and the hot water tank is big enough to get a good bath.

Electric heating throughout with a wood-burning stove for cosy evenings in after a day exploring the area.

Double bedroom with lots of storage space and hanging space in the wardrobes. All bed linen and towels are provided.

In the living room there is also an Ikea chair bed in the living room with 180 x 80cm mattress making a comfy single bed for an additional adult or older child.

The enclosed rear garden benefits from a 6' high wooden fence and is laid to grass and shrubs with garden table, chairs and portable BBQ provided 

Off-street parking on own drive, with a gate.

A welcome hospitality pack containing milk, butter and a local cheese is provided to get you started. There is also tea, coffee, sugar and some seasonings in the cupboards.

Dog Friendly - pet bowls, treats, ID tags, dog toy and towel are provided, well-behaved pets welcome.

Free fast fibre WiFi broadband for guest use

Perfect for cycling and water enthusiasts - lockable shed for secure bicycle and sports gear storage in rear garden.

There is to do in the area. Bird watching, Coastal walks, Sailing, Cycling, Dolphin watching, Fishing - sea and loch. Easy level walking from the door -  Traditional Music, Childrens Playground 1 mile. Golf, Sailing, Forest walks 3 miles. Driving Range, Horse and pony trekking and riding, Leisure Club with gym, hot-tub, sauna, steam room. Shooting, Aquadome, Football Pitch, Minigolf, Pitch & putt, Swimming Pool, Cinema, Tennis, Bowling, Theatre, Leisure centre & indoor pool 7 miles.

Dolphin View Cottage (previously Maw Cottage) was purchased in 2011 by Lynn Birch who has lived locally for over 30 years.  Lynn is a dog owner, a keen walker, birdwatcher and outdoor enthusiast.  If you have any queries she can offer great suggestions for days out and dog-friendly places to visit. If you have been directed here by a search for www.dolphin-view.co.uk don't worry it is the same cottage, but I no longer use that website.

As the cottage is a one bedroomed cottage it is best suited for couples. However there is an IKEA chair bed that can be used in the living room.  EPC band E.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact me via the link on the enquires page, phone on 07989870228 or email direct dolphincottage@aol.com.

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