Kylesmorar, Loch Nevis
Nestled amidst the stunning scenery of the West Highlands, Kylemorar Estate exudes a sense of tranquility and seclusion. The estate is home to traditional cottages, providing visitors with a cosy and authentic retreat. Whether guests seek a peaceful getaway or an adventurous outdoor experience, Kylemorar Estate offers a haven where one can immerse oneself in the natural beauty of Scotland.
The estate's rich history adds to its allure, with tales of clan rivalries and centuries-old traditions woven into its landscape. Every corner of Kylemorar Estate holds a story waiting to be discovered. Whether exploring its historic sites or simply soaking in the panoramic views, visitors to Kylemorar Estate are sure to find themselves captivated by its timeless charm and rugged beauty.
The Wee House is perfect for those longing to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, set in a remote but incredibly beautiful spot.
The Bothy/Old Schoolhouse offers idyllic, beautifully appointed accommodation by Loch Nevis, ideal for relaxation and stunning scenery.
Nestled by Loch Nevis, this renovated cottage offers serene lakeside living, rustic charm, and stunning views of Scotland's rugged landscape.
Activities to Try
Activities on the Estate Grounds
For those interested in gardening, the estate's kitchen garden offers a serene retreat amidst flourishing flora. Opportunities for estate work and animal care allow guests to actively participate in maintaining the estate's upkeep. Fishing enthusiasts can enjoy shore fishing and shellfish gathering, while kayaking on Loch Morar and Loch Nevis promises breathtaking views and memorable adventures. Ranger-guided walks, dining out, boat trips, and nearby attractions further enrich the experience, ensuring an unforgettable Highland adventure on Kylesmorar Estate.
Looking up to the Stars
Stargazing on Kylesmorar Estate is an enchanting experience, courtesy of its remote location and minimal light pollution. Away from urban glare, guests can bask in the splendor of the night sky, admiring distant galaxies. The pristine air of the Highlands enhances visibility, granting unparalleled views of cosmic wonders.
Enthusiasts can elevate their experience by bringing telescopes or binoculars, offering closer glimpses of planets and star clusters. From romantic evenings under the stars to educational stargazing sessions, Kylesmorar Estate provides an ideal setting for a memorable celestial adventure. Simply recline, gaze skyward, and surrender to the vastness of the universe above.
Hiking on Kylesmorar Estate offers an immersive exploration of Scotland's majestic landscapes. Trails wind through rugged terrain, accommodating hikers of all proficiencies. Scaling iconic peaks like Sgurr Thuilm rewards adventurers with sweeping panoramas of mountains and lochs, while leisurely walks unveil serene woodlands, meadows, and hidden natural wonders. Guided hikes, led by knowledgeable local guides, offer deeper insights into the estate's biodiversity and cultural heritage, enriching the experience. Additionally, guests can explore the many scenic walks around the estate and neighboring areas, guided by an ordnance survey map to discover hidden gems.
Wildlife watching is a highlight, with opportunities to encounter iconic species such as majestic red deer and diverse birdlife including golden eagles and ospreys. From elusive pine martens to playful otters, the estate's woodlands and meadows teem with captivating wildlife. Whether you're a dedicated enthusiast or a casual observer, wildlife watching on Kylesmorar Estate promises unforgettable encounters amidst the breathtaking backdrop of the Highlands.