Allt Beithe Cottage

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About two and a half miles 'over the moss' from the village of Acharacle (shops, hotels and café) on the Ardnamurchan peninsula, Allt Beithe Cottage stands at the end of its own private track, in a lovely open situation with the heather hills behind and wide vistas to the front.

Quick Info

Sleeps: 4/5 Bedrooms: 2
Changeover Day: Sat Pets Allowed: Yes (1)
No smoking Bathrooms: 1
  • No Smoking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Open Fire/Solid Fuel Stove
  • WiFi

Looking west, there are breathtaking views to Kentra Bay and the isles of Eigg and Rum beyond and of course the sunsets in this part of the world can be unforgettable.

This is a very genuine little house, traditional, stone-built, comfy and cosy and lovingly restored by its owners to make a delightful holiday home.

This is a place to relax and forget the cares of the world. It has been carefully and thoughtfully modernised, totally in keeping with its style and character. The comfortable sitting room has as its focal point an attractive stone fireplace with wood-burning stove and there is another stove in the separate homely dining room. With central heating as well, cosiness is definitely assured. The modern galley kitchen is well laid out, with a separate utility room and the bathroom is modern and stylish. Upstairs are a double and a twin bedroom, which are both very spacious.

The cottage stands in its own large enclosed grass garden where children can play in safety, far from traffic (parents of young children should note there is one small pond), which is a haven for wildlife.

Map & Local

The sands at Kentra Bay are just over a mile away, or you can pay a visit to the lighthouse at the very end of the Ardnamurchan peninsula (more superb sands at Sanna Bay with heart-stopping views across to the Small Isles).

At nearby Kilchoan, you can take the ferry across to Tobermory. Or, by taking the road north towards Mallaig (36 miles, with all facilities), you will come to the legendary silver sands of Morar (with excellent 9 hole golf course at Traigh). From Mallaig itself, it is but a 20 minute ferry journey across to the Isle of Skye, making a visit to that lovely island a perfectly feasible day trip. For a true wilderness, you could take a trip across from Mallaig to lonely and unspoiled Knoydart.

Acharacle has a couple of hotels, a café, very well stocked general store, bakers and a post office, so with a bit of planning, there should be no essential need to go back to Fort William, which has the nearest major supermarket.

For a day out there is plenty to see and do at Fort William. Ben Nevis, Britain’s highest mountain, dominates the town, there is a leisure centre and 18 hole golf course, riding at Torlundy and mountain biking on the world class trails on Aonach Mor. Going via Strontian and the ferry and returning via 'The Road to the Isles', stopping off at historic Glenfinnan, makes a grand round trip.

Please note: while we make every effort to be as accurate as possible, the actual position of the cottage indicated on the map above and the proximity of the amenities in the Local Info section cannot be guaranteed to be precise and should be used as a guide only.




Sitting room with multi-fuel stove and TV/V/DVD.
Dining room
Kitchen with cooker and fridge-freezer
Utility room with washing machine and microwave
Bathroom with bath, wash basin and WC


Double bedroom
Twin bedroom with additional pull-out bed.

What's included

Stair Gate

Available Extras



Sorry Bed linen and towels are not available to hire. Electricity is INCLUDED. Heating is by oil central heating (INCLUDED) and multi-fuel stove (starter pack INCLUDED). Wifi is INCLUDED (subject to a fair usage policy). A maximum of 1 dog is welcome at an additional charge (1 large, 1 medium or 1 small). If you wish to bring any other pets please contact us and we will see what we can do. No smoking.



The calendar below shows dates which are either available or booked for this property. Use the Book Now menu above to select your desired holiday dates.

Changeover Day: Sat

Booked Available

Weekly Prices

The weekly guide prices for this property are shown below. Use the availability & book sidebar on the right to select your holiday or calculate short break rates (where available).

  • Save 15% w/c 08 Oct 16 From 08/10/2016 to 14/10/2016
  • Save 20% w/c 01 Oct 16 From 01/10/2016 to 07/10/2016
  • Half Term Availability! From 15/10/2016 to 21/10/2016
  • Half Term Availability! From 22/10/2016 to 28/10/2016

Changeover Day: Sat

Rental - Date Range Sleeps 5
17 Sep 2016 - 14 Oct 2016 £395.00
15 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016 £495.00
29 Oct 2016 - 19 Dec 2016 £375.00
20 Dec 2016 - 27 Dec 2016 £595.00
28 Dec 2016 - 05 Jan 2017 £595.00
05 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017 POA
11 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017 POA
18 Feb 2017 - 03 Mar 2017 POA
04 Mar 2017 - 07 Apr 2017 POA
08 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017 POA
22 Apr 2017 - 05 May 2017 POA
06 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 POA
27 May 2017 - 02 Jun 2017 POA
03 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 POA
01 Jul 2017 - 01 Sep 2017 POA
02 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017 POA
16 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017 POA
14 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017 POA
28 Oct 2017 - 20 Dec 2017 POA
21 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017 POA
28 Dec 2017 - 05 Jan 2018 POA
06 Jan 2018 - 05 Jan 2019 POA
06 Jan 2019 - 05 Jan 2020 POA

Please note: Prices are calculated based on your party size at the time of booking. If your party size changes for any reason after booking please let us know so we can ensure the accommodation provided meets your exact requirements.


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Nice cottage and nice view. Just a bit midge-porous (and windows open when we arrived ensured a house full!) and lacking...

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Great location, peaceful and cosy. Plenty of fuel for the stove was provided and enjoyed reading the visitor books


This is a great cottage however it lacks cooking equipment that's all.


Gorgeous cottage in fabulous location. Really felt like a home rather than a holiday let. Only comment would be that th...

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Thanks for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Allt Beithe Cottage. We will pass on your concerns regard...

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Love it. We have been 4x now and hope nothing changes ever! Well, maybe a better TV would while away any wet days....


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