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Rowantree Cottage

Loch Ewe, near Aultbea, Wester Ross

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With both a charming, coastal setting with amazing sea views and a stylish and comfy interior, Rowantree really has it all. This detached house overlooks Loch Ewe, a sea loch in one of the most picturesque parts of Scotland’s west coast, near Aultbea (2.5 miles) in Wester Ross.

Quick Info

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3
Changeover Day: Fri Pets Allowed: Yes (2)
No smoking Bathrooms: 2
Licence No: HI-10271-F
  • No Smoking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Open Fire/Solid Fuel Stove
  • Green Credentials
  • WiFi

Inside, the wood-burning stove at the heart of the sitting room creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere with cosy seating beside it to enjoy it from. The spacious kitchen/dining room area is open plan with a huge central island that provides useful extra food preparation space.

From the dining area wonderful views can be enjoyed due to large French doors alongside that open out onto the deck and flood the room with light. A handy utility room that houses the laundry facilities supplements the kitchen.

Everything is laid out all on the one level with the master double bedroom having a colourful and modern en suite shower room with a lovely walk-in shower. There is also a second double bedroom and an attractive twin room that is ideal for children or adults alike.

The raised deck in the garden is a great place to sit and take in the beautiful views and really appreciate the peace and quiet, perhaps with a cuppa in the morning or an al fresco lunch or dinner.

Parents should be advised that there is a small natural pond in the garden, so care should be exercised with very young children.

Map & Local

Aultbea (2.5 miles) has a few little shops for basic supplies or supermarket shopping can be done in Gairloch. Pleasant walking paths meander through Laide Wood just outside Aultbea with benches positioned in the best spots for taking in the scenery.

In Gruinard Bay (9.5 miles) there is a delightful long stretch of sandy beach that is the perfect place for a relaxing walk no matter what the weather. Seals like to frolic on the sands and there is usually a good range of birdlife to spot as well.

Poolewe (9.5 miles) is a small, scenic village that is mainly known as being the home of Inverewe Gardens. Some of the plant life in the gardens are quite unusual for Scotland but this area has the benefit of being warmed by the Gulf Stream so many more exotic plants and trees are able to thrive.

The estate surrounding the gardens is a haven for wildlife with the chance to spot Scotland’s ‘big 5’ – red squirrels, otters, red deer and even golden eagles.

About half an hour’s drive brings you to Gairloch (15 miles) where a 9 hole golf course nestles amongst the dunes and wildlife cruises head out to allow for an up close look at some of the native local species in their natural habitats.

Local Events and Attractions


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.




Open plan sitting/dining room/kitchen with TV, wood-burning stove, microwave, electric oven and hob, dishwasher and fridge/freezer, etc
Utility room with washing machine/tumble dryer
Double bedroom (king-size) with en suite shower room with WC and wash basin
Double bedroom (king-size)
Twin bedroom
Shower room with WC and wash basin.

What's included

Linen (Double Bed)
Linen (Single Bed)
Sets of towels (per person)

Available Extras



Bed linen and towels are INCLUDED. Electricity is INCLUDED. Heating is by air source pump, heat recovery system (INCLUDED) and wood-burning stove (starter pack - 1 basket of logs INCLUDED). Further supplies of logs are available to purchase on request at a cost of £5 per bag. WiFi is INCLUDED. A maximum of 2 dogs are welcome at an additional charge (1 large, 1 medium or 2 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: Fri

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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).

Changeover Day: Fri

Rental - Date Range Sleeps 6
31 May 2024 - 20 Jun 2024 £1,050.00
21 Jun 2024 - 18 Jul 2024 £1,350.00
19 Jul 2024 - 22 Aug 2024 £1,450.00
23 Aug 2024 - 12 Sep 2024 £1,050.00
13 Sep 2024 - 03 Oct 2024 £950.00
04 Oct 2024 - 24 Oct 2024 £1,050.00
25 Oct 2024 - 19 Dec 2024 £850.00
20 Dec 2024 - 27 Dec 2024 £1,350.00
28 Dec 2024 - 05 Jan 2025 £1,350.00
06 Jan 2025 - 30 Jan 2025 £850.00
31 Jan 2025 - 03 Apr 2025 £950.00
04 Apr 2025 - 24 Apr 2025 £1,050.00
25 Apr 2025 - 01 May 2025 POA
02 May 2025 - 22 May 2025 POA
23 May 2025 - 29 May 2025 POA
30 May 2025 - 26 Jun 2025 POA
27 Jun 2025 - 17 Jul 2025 POA
18 Jul 2025 - 28 Aug 2025 POA
29 Aug 2025 - 11 Sep 2025 POA
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03 Oct 2025 - 23 Oct 2025 POA
24 Oct 2025 - 18 Dec 2025 POA
19 Dec 2025 - 27 Dec 2025 POA
28 Dec 2025 - 05 Jan 2026 POA
06 Jan 2026 - 05 Jan 2027 POA
06 Jan 2027 - 05 Jan 2028 POA
06 Jan 2028 - 05 Jan 2029 POA

Please note: Prices are calculated based on your party size at the time of booking and where more than one tariff is shown, the number of bedrooms made available may vary. This allows us to offer larger properties at lower rates for smaller parties. 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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Lovely comfortable cottage provided all that was needed for a great week away.
Negative aspect was the we had to cl...

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We are delighted to hear that you found the cottage both lovely and comfortable. We have shared your comments with the o...

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Lots of dog hair on a rug in the bedroom, despite dogs not being allowed in the bedrooms.

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Many thanks for bringing this to our attention - we will pass it onto the owner.


Everything was perfect from start to finish we really didn’t want to leave quite possibly one of the most beautiful peac...

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The cottage is well equipped and not cluttered . It was presented to a high standard. The equipment was good quality an...

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Cottage was cold and we were unable to adjust the heating.
There was no outside furniture to enjoy the views.

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We were pleased to hear that you enjoyed the lovely location. The owners were sorry that you were not completely satisfi...

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