About this listing
B&B with 2 guest rooms within our home. One double and one twin room. Shared bathroom. Breakfast included.
A perfect place to 'get away from it all' and enjoy the amazing scenery and wildlife in the remote but beautiful north west coast of Scotland.
Colonsay B&B, Arrina, near Applecross, Wester Ross, IV54 8XU.
See the stunning scenery along the shore of Loch Torridon, sea loch.
Drive the famous Bealach Na Ba, the highest road in the UK. Walk the many beautiful coastal and woodland paths. Climb in the dramatic Torridon mountains. Travel the short journey to the Isle of Skye (1.5 hours). Take a local boat trip on Loch Torridon or to the Isle of Rona.
From our cottage you may see Sea eagles overhead, porpoise, dolphin, otters and seals in the sea and deer, pine martens and highland cows on the land.
The B&B is part of our home and has 2 guest bedrooms (one double and one twin room) with a shared guest bathroom. Tea and coffee making facilities in each room. There is use of the dining room, sun room and outside deck with beautiful views over the sea and pretty garden. Our kitchen can be used after 7pm, on request. Drying room & bike shed also available. Breakfast is included and pack lunches available if requested in advance.
Friendly host with plenty of local information on cycle and walking routes, places of interest and local highlights.
Several craft shops and tea rooms in the area. Stained glass studio in the village. Local seafood smoke house 2 miles away.
2 award winning pub/restaurants in local villages (25 minutes drive away).
Nearest train station is Strathcarron (25 miles away). We are not on a bus route.
B&B is offered at £30 PER PERSON per night. £15 for children under 16. Under 5's are free. Message me if you're bringing children and I will explain payment for them.
Breakfast is a full Scottish cooked breakfast made with local produce and homemade bread, jam and yoghurt. Continental breakfast and fresh fruit also available.
*We are NOT on the Isle of Skye! (1.5 hours drive from here)
Free wifi, free parking, use of sunroom, sun deck, dining room and kitchen (after 7pm). Plenty of guidebooks/leaflets on the area.
Interaction with Guests
Offer cup of tea/coffee/cakes on arrival with a chance for guests to ask about the area and plan activities/outings. Time to chat over breakfast.
Very peaceful village with just 10 residents. Friendly neighbours, fabulous views and plenty of local walks.
There is no public transport to the B&B.
Other Things to Note
NO mobile phone signal on most of the Applecross peninsula.
Arrive after 4pm. Check out by 10.30am.
I am a Scottish Physiotherapist living in the West coast of Scotland. I do some private Physiotherapy and part time B&B. I enjoy hiking, kayaking, cycling, concerts, travel and gardening.
I live with my partner John who works off shore some of the time. We live with a cat and a Border collie dog.
I have 2 children who live in Glasgow and Canada.