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Noss Head Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage

Wick - Caithness

Enjoy dramatic sea views and native wildlife at this Lighthouse keepers cottage in northern Scotland

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
£398-860 per week
Please note that the minimum stay for this property is 3 nights

How to book...

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Due to current COVID-19 restrictions in Scotland, this property can not accept bookings for guests from more than one household.

  The Highlights...

  • Incredible views surround this property - from Sinclair Bay and Orkney, to Elgin and The Cairngorms.
  • See if youre lucky enough to experience the Northern Lights, often visible between the months of September and March.
  • Take a local boat tour to spot dolphins and orca.
  • Guests can get special edition, export only, Noss Head whisky at Old Pultney Distiillery

  You should know...

  • The Lighthouse Keepers Cottage is available for bookings from three nights to three weeks at any time of the year.
  • Dogs are welcome for an additional 20; please keep them on a lead at all times outside the property.
  • Children must be supervised outside due to the low sea wall.

  The Detail...

The Lighthouse Keepers Cottage is a dream come true for families, couples or friends looking to get away from it all on their own Highland adventure. With breathtaking views and more wildlife than you can shake a stick at (although please dont shake any sticks at the wildlife). Head out on foot to discover spectacular castle ruins and a hidden secret beach. Take a boat trip to spot dolphins and orcas. And if the heavens shine down on your stay, then just look up and take in the Northern Lights. A magical holiday awaits.

The cottage itself is simply charming. Newly decorated throughout, and sleeping up to six guests, its the perfect Scottish retreat for friends or families alike. The three bedrooms all boast spectacular views and are tastefully dressed with organic fair-trade bed linen. The third bedroom has bunk beds suitable for children and adults - so feel free to unleash your inner child.

Theres a well-equipped kitchen for all your culinary needs - although you may just want to feast your eyes on the ever-changing views of Sinclair Bay and Orkney beyond. Theres also a large dining/family room and a cozy lounge, perfect for nights in playing board games or watching DVDs.

Outside, parking is provided for up to two cars. There's no access to the actual lighthouse as it's maintained remotely by the Northern Lighthouse Board.

When you tire of the view, the local area has something for everyone. Let your imagination run free as you revisit the past, taking in castles, stately homes and brochs (prehistoric circular stone towers to you and me). Visit the bird centre at Forsinard or take a boat tour to check out the local marine life.

The lighthouse cottage is only three miles from the town of Wick where you can buy food and provisions. For the thirsty amongst us, a visit to Old Pulteney Distillery is a must. Guests are able to get special edition, export only, Noss Head whisky there. Or, if you want to sample a different tipple, then head to Dunnet Bay Distillery to sample their Rock Rose gin and Holy Grass vodka. With so much to see and do, this lighthouse cottage is definitely a keeper.


  Features...

Essential Features
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Smoking
Living Spaces
  • Games/Books
Kitchen/Utility
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
Bed/Bath
  • Bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
Tech
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Off road free parking

Children and well-behaved dogs are welcome, but please supervise your children and keep dogs on a lead when they are outside as there is a low sea wall between the compound and the cliffs; our neighbours farm has sheep and cattle and there is an abundance of local wildlife and visiting birds that can easily be disturbed.


  Nearby...

  • Beach (sea)
  • Bird watching
  • Boat trips
  • Cycling
  • Historical sites
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Wildlife

We are on a headland surrounded by sea on 3 sides, but only 10 minutes by car from supermarkets (Tesco, the Co-op, Lidl)


  On the map...

  Nearest Airport

Inverness (100 miles); Wick John o'Groats (5 miles)

  Detailed Pricing Information...

The Lighthouse Keepers Cottage is available for bookings at any time of the year, and your dogs are welcome at an additional 20 per pet.

Prices for minimum stays:

- in the low season: 222 for three nights
- in spring and autumn: 375 for three nights
- Easter, Christmas and New Year: 360 for three nights
- in the summer: 420 for three nights

Exact prices are calculated when you select your preferred dates on the website.

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£398-860 per week
Please note that the minimum stay for this property is 3 nights
Due to current COVID-19 restrictions in Scotland, this property can not accept bookings for guests from more than one household.

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How to book...

Noss Head Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage is listed in affiliation with Airbnb.

You can book online now at their website. Just click the button and we'll send you there to see more info and to book...

Book Online Now  
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