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Glenfinnan | The world-renowned story of Bonnie Prince Charlie 's fight for the British throne gathered momentum at Glenfinnan where he raised the Jacobite standard and rallied his clansmen for battle.
Mallaig | At the end of the ‘Romantic Road to the Isles’ and the West Highland Railway Line lies Mallaig, just over an hour from Fort William. To go further afield, board one of the ferries either to Skye or to the Small Isles of Muck, Eigg, Rum and Canna.
Morar | As the Atlantic Ocean rolls in past the Small Isles, its azure shallows tumble on to sparkling white beaches which have long lured photographers and film-makers – none more so than the stretches from Traigh Beach to the silver sands of Morar where 'Local Hero' and 'Highlander' were filmed.
Arisaig | This is the area where the renowned west coast sunset can be enjoyed at its best. There can be no more magical sight than the sun as it disappears behind the islands in a riot of pink, red and purple, setting the mountains of Rum and Skye ablaze with colour.
Lochailort | Loch Ailort cuts its way in from the Ardnamurchan peninsula. The loch, with its clean and sheltered waters was where Scottish fish farming was pioneered. Just a mile further north at Polnish the road passes the old white church which was used in the film 'Local Hero'.
The Small Isles | Unlike many groups each island is distinct and different in geography, agronomy, population and ownership. From Muck in the south, through Eigg with its tooth-like Sgurr, and Rum, mountainous and mysterious in the clouds, to Canna in the north, the Islands offer a wonderful variety of scenery, wildlife and lifestyle.
Knoydart | The Knoydart peninsula is only accessible by boat from Mallaig or by a 20 mile hike on foot. A wonderful area for walking and camping, this is truly a miles-from-anywhere, get-away-from-it-all place. The Old Forge has the accolade of being the most remote pub in mainland Britain

Accommodation | Self Catering

Bracara Cottages

The Location
Bracara Cottage is a beautifully refurbished 3 bedroom croft-house set in the village of Bracara overlooking Loch Morar. The house has spectacular views over Loch Morar and the countryside. The croft house has been in our family for over a hundred years and we are delighted to be able to share this idyllic location with you!

Bracara is easily accessible by road and rail from Glasgow (~150 miles) and Edinburgh (~180 miles). The house is a short car journey from Morar (~2.5 miles), Mallaig (~5 miles) or Arisaig (~6 miles). The location creates a wonderful 'away from it all' setting. The fishing port of Mallaig with its shops, seafood and other restaurants, bars and hotels, is just 5 miles away.

The Accommodation
This 3 bedroom property can accommodate 6 people and has been recently refurbished to a very high standard.
It has 2 large bedrooms, one with king size bed and another with a double bed and sofa bed. It also has a smaller bedroom with bunkbeds. The house offers a main bathroom upstairs and a cloak downstairs.
There is a newly fitted modern dining/kitchen and is well stocked with Nespresso Coffee Maker, dishwasher, fridge freezer, gas hob, oven and microwave. A washing machine and tumble dryer are located in the utility area. The lounge offers a relaxing environment with a multi fuel/log burner and an additional dining area. There is double-glazing throughout and full central- heating.
You will have access to free Wifi, Freeview TV, Xbox 360 (incl range of games), wide range of DVDs, selection of books and games.

The house is set in its own fenced grounds in the midst of a croft and there is ample parking space at the side of the house.

Activities
The area is ideal for walking, fishing, cycling, sailing, horse riding and sea kayaking amongst a few. Golfers will enjoy the 9-hole course at Traigh, three miles away. There are lots of beautiful beaches nearby, explore the Silver Sands of Morar, Camusdaroch “Local Hero Beach” and Traigh Beaches. Wildlife and birds can be seen in the nearby vicinity including stags, sheep, buzzards and white-tailed sea eagles over the Loch.
Travel on the Jacobite Steam Train between Mallaig to Fort William and experience the journey over the 'Harry Potter' viaduct at Glenfinnan en route to Fort William!
Sail from Mallaig or Arisaig to explore the islands of Skye, Rum, Eigg and Muck. Board a high-speed inflatable to go whale-spotting in season.

Weekly Tariffs
Please visit our website for more information: www.bracaracottages.co.uk
Low season - Jan to Mar & Oct to Dec. £680
Mid season - April/May & Sept/Oct. £780
High season June, July & August - £890

Christmas and New Year – Please contact us for further Information

Bracara Cottages is a no-smoking house and we do not accept pets.

Included in the price:
Heating Oil and Electricity
WiFi system.
Bed linen and Towels.
Hairdryer
Xbox 360

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Sarah Brown & Marion Gillies
Bracara Cottage
(Near Morar)

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