Moroccan additions

Our newest edition to Welcome Escapes and featured in Southern Escapes is the lovely hotel Jardin des Douars with hotel rooms and 3 separate villas – a place that makes me feel so at home the minute I arrive and I am sure will feel the same for you too.
Find out more at www.southernescapes.co.uk >

Torridon Mountain and Sea Festival 2015

Torridon Mountain and Sea Festival 2015 from Friday 9th to Monday 19th October 2015.
Kayak sessions, guided mountain scrambling, photography course, Isle of Rona tour and lots more besides.
Kathleen’s Croft available Sunday 4th to Sunday 11th October…………..

Celtman Extreme Scottish Triathlon

The 4th Celtman Extreme Scottish Triathlon takes place on Saturday June 27th and I have three guests staying at Kathleen’s Croft and taking part! Centred around the stunning Torridon mountains this is extreme! Swimming 3.8km in the sea, biking 202km on the Highland roads and running 42km through an ancient drover’s pass and over the Beinn Eighe mountain range. Awesome!

Scotland’s North Coast 500

Scotland unveils scenic North Coast 500 route taking in fairy tale castles, beaches and ruins.
The NC500 is a brand new driving route in the Highlands, promoting its spectacular scenery. 500 miles of breathtaking views and Kathleen’s Croft at Annat is very much part of that!

Torridon bouldering

Torridon is fast becoming a bit of a hotspot for bouldering with 97 recognised climbs on a variety of boulders including the mighty Ship, the Conundrum wall and the giant Spaceship boulder.

Stay at Kathleen’s Croft and explore…

Local Activities

Apart from the fantastic walking, other local Scottish activities include clay pigeon shooting, archery, kayaking and bike hire – find out more about Kathleen’s Croft

Late Availability

Lovely weekend of Friday 6th March available at Kathleen’s Croft – 3 nights £210.00

Telegraph Travel

Telegraph Travel looked at Britain’s prettiest Triathlons and we have cottages located in two of the top 6 destinations! In first place is the The Anglian, Cromer, where competitors tackle a two-mile swim east from West Runton to Cromer, a 112-mile cycle ride looping west and a marathon ending on the sea front. And in 6th place is Celtman, Wester Ross, – A monster event, with a 2.4 mile swim in deep, cold Loch Shieldaig, a 125-mile mountain cycle and a 25-mile hill run ending lochside.

Stay at Green Cottage, Creek Cottage, Beachcomber Cottage or Kathleen’s Croft and enjoy!

Scottish Opera

What an opportunity! 4 singers and a pianist from Scottish Opera appearing at the Loch Torridon Hall on Thursday 12 February.
Come and stay with us 9th to 13th February and enjoy……Kathleen’s Croft.

Avalanche Information Service

Following a trial over winter 2013-14, the Sportscotland Avalanche Information Service will again be issuing avalanche risk forecasts for the Torridon area in the upcoming winter season

Torridon Mountain & Sea Festival 2015

The dates are now out for the TORRIDON MOUNTAIN & SEA FESTIVAL 2015, from the 9th to the 19th October 2015.
Showcasing some of the most beautiful and wild landscapes in the world!!!!!!!!!

Come and stay with us!

We have a very special offer which expires at the end of November.

Book any dates you fancy, so long as it is available, for a break in January or February or up to 27th March 2015 at any of the five cottages that we have in North Norfolk, Highlands of Scotland and southern Spain.

This offer is limited to bookings confirmed before November 30th – so you might like to treat yourself, or someone else, as a Christmas present …………..or a Valentine’s Day romantic holiday……………

  • Casa Verde (up to 7 guests) – £60.00 per night for 3 or more nights.
  • Kathleen’s Croft (up to 6 guests) – £60.00 per night for 3 or more nights.
  • Creek Cottage (up to 8 guests) – £110.00 per night for 3 or more nights
  • Green Cottage (up to 6 guests) – £70.00 per night for 3 or more nights,
  • Beachcomber Cottage (up to 6 guests) – £80.00 per night for 3 or more nights.

Plus our usual returnable damages and breakages deposit of £100.00.

See www.welcomeescapes.co.uk for further information and photos.