Within walking dstance of John O’Groats and ideally positioned for day trips to the Orkney Islands.. Most rooms with wooden floors.
Living room: With CD player and beams.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge and washing machine.
2 steps down to...
Bedroom 1: With twin beds.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet. . Electric central heating, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Electricity £30 per week, £20 per short break. Gravelled area. Private parking for 2 cars. Please note: There is a stream in the grounds.. Breathtaking views. The Mill Cottage is an attractive, architect designed conversion of an historic Listed water mill, still with waterwheel in place.
The Mill Cottage and the nearby Stable Cottage (ref W42411) are situated approximately 200 yards from the sea and are within easy walking distance of the centre of the famous village of John O’ Groats. The ideal base to explore this lovely part of the Northern Highlands, John O’ Groats is famous for being the most north easterly point of Britain’s four corners, renowned for magnificent coastal scenery, unspoilt beaches and coastal walks. A breathtaking array of bird life is close at hand. Seals, dolphins, orca and minke whales are frequently seen. Even otters make an appearance, feeding on the rocky shoreline.
Take a day trip to the Orkney Islands with ferries a few minutes away from the cottages. Visit Duncansby Head, the Castle of Mey, Thurso and Wick. See the world class seabird colonies and the awe inspiring Stacks of Duncansby. For the energetic mountain biking, fishing, sailing and windsurfing are available. Both the Mill Cottage and the Stable Cottage are operated by the John O’ Groats Mill Trust, a charity aimed at maintaining these historic buildings for the benefit of visitors and the community. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.