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The Boat House - detached former lifeboat station, beach side setting.

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2 bedrooms, WiFi
Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Living room

Overview of The Boat House - detached former lifeboat station, beach side setting.

The Boat House - detached former lifeboat station, beach side setting.

Entire home

2 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 3

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Fortrose, SCT

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationInverness Castle21 min drive
  • Popular LocationEden Court Theatre22 min drive
  • Popular LocationCulloden Battlefield26 min drive
  • AirportInverness (INV)28 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 3
Bedroom 1
    1 bunk bed
Bedroom 2
    1 double bed
Bathroom 1
    Combined bath/shower

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

The Boat House - detached former lifeboat station, beach side setting.

Waterfront Holiday home in Fortrose with kitchen
Holiday Cottage #Scotland #Highlands #Black Isle

The Boat House
Beach side setting

This detached former lifeboat station is situated approximately 30 yards from the beach on the Moray Firth. It is close to the famous Chanonry Point, where the bottlenose dolphins are seen daily and can also be seen from the property. Otters, ospreys and falcons can also be seen in front of the house and free fishing with good runs of sea trout are available. There is a choice of restaurants and bistros within a 5-minute walk along the beach. Rosemarkie is ideally situated for touring the Northern Highlands with most of the main tourist attraction, the Isle of Skye, the ferry, the fishing ports of Ullapool and Inverewe Gardens are an easy drive. Local amenities include golf at the local course just a few hundred yards away and other fine courses including Castle Stuart. Trips on Loch Ness are only 20 minutes away. The Camping and Caravan Club is adjacent to the property. Shop and pub 300 yards, restaurants within 0.5 miles.

All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft), 1 bunk. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Unlimited Free Wifi in the property.

Oil central heating, electricity included. Please bring own bed linen/towels and slippers (no outdoor footwear inside the cottage please.) Freeview TV. Electric cooker. Microwave. Fridge/freezer. Lawned garden. No smoking/No pets please. Check in after 4 pm/Check out till 10 am.
Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit.

Property manager

David and Hanako Cameron
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Near the beach


  • WiFi available


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Toaster


  • 2 bedrooms


  • 1 bathroom
  • Combined shower/bath

Outdoor areas

  • Garden


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • On the waterfront
  • Next to a golf course
  • In a village

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 3

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Check-in time starts at 5:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 22


Check-out before 9:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Property is also known as

Vrbo Property

About this area


Located in Fortrose, this holiday home is next to a golf course and on the waterfront. Groam House Museum and Cromarty Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Wildwoodz Paintball and Lasertag Park and Inverness Botanic Gardens.

What's nearby

  • Groam House Museum - 4 min walk
  • Fairy Glen Reserve - 7 min walk
  • Inverness Castle - 21 min drive
  • Eden Court Theatre - 22 min drive
  • Culloden Battlefield - 26 min drive

Getting around

  • Inverness Station - 20 min drive
  • Inverness (INV) - 28 min drive


  • The Plough Inn - 5 min walk
  • Plough Bistro Lounge - 5 min walk
  • Mcginnity's - 19 min walk
  • The Anderson Hotel - 19 min walk
  • Cromarty Bakery Shop - 19 min walk

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