Otterburn – Our self catering cottage in the Highlands

Melvaig is 10 miles along the coast from Gairloch and around a 20 minute drive along a scenic single track road. Passing through Big Sands, North Erradale, Peterburn and Aultgrishan. Melvaig is a small crofting township offering a great location for unwinding or as a base for walking and exploring the wider Wester Ross area.

A little further along the coast there are a multitude of places well worth a visit. Badachro, Poolewe, Torridon and Mellon Udrigle are some of the favourite visitor spots within easy reach.

Otterburn 1 and Otterburn 2 are ideal for those wishing to go whale, dolphin, otter and seal spotting.

For more information check out our website or take a look at the video.

What’s included:

All bed linen, towels and tea towel (one bath towel per person)
Electricity & Wi-Fi: internet access is included at no extra cost.
A complementary starter pack of supplies: includes toilet rolls, complementary sachets of coffee, sugar, teabags.
Great views.
Relaxation, peace and quiet.
Ample opportunity for walking and wildlife spotting.

Anything else you need to know:

Melvaig is a quiet hamlet just outside Gairloch. There are shops in Gairloch were guests can buy groceries and supplies. Opening hours are limited, it would advisable to buy supplies in Inverness or Dingwall prior to arrival.
It is advisable to book a table in local restaurants.