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Airdaniar Cottage

Categories: Accommodation

Situated on the spectacular Applecross coast in Wester Ross, and three miles from Beachcomber Cottage, site of the BBC2 programme Monty Halls' Great Escape, Airdaniar self catering cottage is the ideal holiday location for those wishing to relax, unwind and enjoy the tranquillity and romance of the Western Highlands of Scotland.
The cottage, which nestles on a grassy shore above the rocky beach is situated in its own secure grounds. The nearest neighbouring cottage is half a mile away. The ever changing views over the Inner Sound towards Raasay, Rona and Skye are breathtaking, as are the sunsets.

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Applecross Aromatics

Categories: Arts, Crafts & Things To Do

Welcome to Applecross Aromatics where you will find fine Scottish Soaps
 & Natural Body products such as Lip Balms, which are handmade here in beautiful Applecross, Scottish Highlands. My soaps are made with a long
 lasting glycerine base, and are wonderfully scented with generous
 amounts of pure Essential oils and Fine Fragrance oils to lift the spirit and promote a sense of well being. Many of my products have
 therapeutic benefits and will leave a wonderful fragrance in your home. 
 All my products are handsliced and handwrapped.
 Not tested on animals and products are fully certified by a UK Cosmetic 
 Chemist.

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Applecross Campsite

Categories: Accommodation

Applecross Campsite is situated above the village of Applecross in Ross-Shire in the Highlands of Scotland. The campsite occupies over six acres of open field camping space, offering fantastic views of the Inner Sound looking towards the islands of Raasay, Rhona and the Black Cuillins of Skye. With no mobile phone reception the emphasis here is on tranquillity and relaxation! Dogs are allowed on the site but we would ask that you walk them off the site and keep them on a lead at all times on the site. Camp fires are not allowed on the campsite!
We have room for sixty units comprising of, tents, motor homes and touring caravans, with ten fully serviced pitches and nine electric and water points. Our heated camping huts provide affordable accommodation during the colder times of the year or you may choose one of our Static Caravans for maximum comfort. There is a fully functional hot water shower block and 2 extra family units which have a shower, basin and toilet.  We have a laundry room with a washing machine, tumble dryer, payphone and customer freezer.

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Clement Design

Categories: Arts, Crafts & Things To Do

Clement Design is run by me, Tery McCowan, from my home in Applecross.
I specialise in creating interior spaces which are uniquely designed and founded upon the clients' needs. I have recently finished the new design and upgrade of The Walled Garden Restaurant on Applecross Estate. As well as the interior design side of things, I also design and hand print my own bespoke range of interior textiles. I like to incorporate my own designs in the jobs I do where I see fitting. I'm also about to launch my new range of wallpaper, designed by me and printed in the UK.

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Craig Cottage

Categories: Accommodation

Craig Cottage is a luxury self-catering holiday cottage on the coast road between Shieldaig and Applecross near the small township of Kenmore, on the beautiful Applecross Peninsula.  
The cottage nestles on the side of a hill overlooking the bay at Kenmore with views across Loch Torridon towards Diabaig and Beinn Alligin.  Visitors say "this is not a holiday cottage, it's a home from home".  
Unwind and take life at a slower pace, enjoy the views, sit on the decking with your glass of wine in hand, watching the herons, otters, seals and occasional dolphin or porpoise at play in the bay.

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Croft Wools

Categories: Arts, Crafts & Things To Do

Croft Wools and Weavers is our shop and handweaving workshop.  It is situated 10 miles north of Applecross along the scenic coast road. In our workshop  we make scarves, throws, bags and rugs using wool from our own sheep and natural dyes from the area. We also sell a selection of hand spun knitwear, hand spun wool and felted items as well as grey knitting wool from our own Gotland sheep.
Why not visit our shop and see how these traditional crafts are still surviving.

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Eagle Rock

Categories: Accommodation

Low-key luxury, spaciousness, privacy and panoramic vistas in this unique, designer eco-haven offers a jaw dropping experience! 15 minutes walk to the Applecross Inn. Bespoke fittings. Free wifi. 110 inch Samsung screen. Uber-sound system. Fantastic book/DVD library. Individual room underfloor-heating. Michelin-chef designed kitchen. Wood burning stoves. Super comfy beds, vast deck for braais, guest guitar. Much more.
Excellent reviews on TripAdvisor.
Spacious honeymoon suite (private bathroom, balcony, loo-room and super-kingsize bed). Large superkingsize en suite (downstairs – accessibility friendly). Three twins (convertible to kingsize doubles). 1 is en-suite. Most common bookings: 2-3 couples (Low occupancy discount). Honeymooners + 5-10 person work retreats.

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Applecross Heritage Centre

Categories: Arts, Crafts & Things To Do

Applecross Heritage Centre tells the story of Applecross, from the Mesolithic period to the modern day. The Centre is open between Good Friday and the end of October, from Monday to Saturday inclusive (closed Sundays), between 12 noon and 4pm. Entry is £2 for adults, and free for Applecross Historical Society members and under-16s.
 
You’ll find exhibitions, photographs, a gift shop, a friendly welcome and local knowledge. Accessible parking is available beside Clachan Church.
 
Find all the latest news, events, promotions, etc., plus pictures and links, on our Facebook page:

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Applecross Ices

Categories: Food

If you come to Applecross, you must try Aron's homemade ice creams! Applecross Ices, exclusive to the Applecross Inn and Applecross Inn-Side Out, are artisan ice creams and sorbets made in Applecross itself. Flavours include the very local (Toscaig Raspberry, Camusteel Blackcurrant, Applecross Elderflower Sorbet...), the boozy (Highland Park Whisky & Honey, Kraken Rum & Raisin, Guinness and Milk Chocolate...), the old-fashioned (Golden Syrup, Old-Fashioned Treacle, Lemon Curd...), the puddings (Rhubarb Crumble, Key Lime Pie, Creme Caramel), the sorbets (Apricot & Bay, Plum, Fentimans Ginger Beer...) or whatever chef Aron Paramor is experimenting with today! Go on, treat yourself!

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Applecross Inn

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This famous and welcoming family-run Inn offers quality multiple award-winning dining and bar, with seven comfortable ensuite bedrooms, all with sea views. Open year-round, during the warmer months outdoor dining and ‘Applecross Inn-Side Out’ are available. During the colder months, there is a cosy fire in the bar/dining area. Located on the main street in the Applecross village, the Inn boasts lovely views across the Inner Sound to the isles of Raasay and Skye. A Gold Green Tourism award winner, the owner and staff aim to provide you and your family with an enjoyable Highland experience.

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Applecross Inn-Side Out

Categories: Food

Offering the ultimate seaside experience, Applecross Inn-Side Out is a retro-inspired food truck. Situated on the shore opposite the Inn, this quality take-away addition to the Inn has proved tremendously popular. Enjoy the Inn’s famous fish and chips, Aron’s ‘Applecross Ices’, a range of freshly ground coffees and cakes from this bespoke outdoor option. From Spring to Autumn, weather permitting, we are open from morning till late. This is truly a take-away with a view!

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Jack Marris Photography

Categories: Arts, Crafts & Things To Do

Locally based Landscape and Wildlife Photographer, Jack Marris runs photographic workshops in Applecross ranging from short half day sessions to full week courses covering all aspects from technical camera settings and techniques to wildlife tracking. Come and browse the Applecross Photographic Gallery with free tea, coffee and home baking. New for 2015, the gallery is the base for the workshops and displays a large array of photographs in beautiful local wood frames, picturesque postcards and much more.

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Mountain & Sea Guides

Categories: Adventure / Activity

Mountaineering & Sea Kayaking Guided Adventures in Scotland’s’ Northwest, The Orca Whale Sanctuary of North Vancouver Island Canada, the Dalmatian Islands of Croatia & the Arctic Lofoten Islands, Norway.

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Applecross Smokehouse

Categories: Food

Applecross Smokehouse is located at Tigh a' Chracaich, Kenmore, on the north coast road of the Applecross Peninsula. and provides a wide range of smoked and fresh seafood. 
Our range includes hot and cold smoked salmon and sea trout, smoked mussels and scallops, smoked fish pates, Highland smoked cheeses, oatcakes and sauces.   
Fresh shellfish includes langoustines, crab, king scallops, squat lobster tails, and lobster.   
We also provide salmon fillets, white and smoked haddock and smoked kippers.  All are subject to availability. 
Please telephone 01520 755367 to check availability for door sales or visit our web site to check opening times.

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Spindrift Bed & Breakfast

Categories: Accommodation

Spindrift is on the beautiful coast road 8 miles north of Applecross with stunning open views over Rona, Raasay, Skye and the Outer Hebrides.
Open all year round, Spindrift B&B is a self-contained studio apartment with a bathroom, small kitchen (microwave, no hob) and own front door, giving you the flexibility to prepare food if you fancy (although there are several fantastic places to eat in Applecross).
Breakfast is cooked for you by Sue and delivered to your apartment in the morning, the eggs are from our own hens and the delicious bread home-made.

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The Old Store

Categories: Accommodation

The Old Store is a self catering cottage in the beautiful bay of Camusterrach in Applecross. It has two very comfortable double beds, a fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, tumble dryer and wi-fi. We rent it out on a nightly or weekly basis. For more information please email or phone Jon or Elaine Glover on 01520 744440

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Applecross Trust

Categories: Arts, Crafts & Things To Do

The Applecross Trust, a conservation charity with responsibility for 26,700 hectares was established in 1975 for the preservation for the public benefit of the Applecross Estate. A consultation process developed 4 interlocking themes:
• Maintaining the unique and historic character of the Estate in a sustainable context
• Promoting the environmental protection of the amenities of the Estate for the public benefit
• Facilitating and encouraging access and appreciation of the Estate
• Facilitating and encouraging activities for the advancement of education, arts, heritage, culture and science, or in the interests of social welfare.
The Trust's conservation programme includes the preservation of the area’s built and cultural heritage but equally, is keen to identify new opportunities which could be developed innovatively and in partnership with the community.

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Venture Mòr

Categories: Accommodation

Venture Mòr is the newly established social enterprise wholly owned by parent charity, Venture Trust. We comprise: an outdoor activity company providing adventure holidays across the Highlands; a large hub in the form of Hartfield House hostel in Applecross, and; a pledge to provide a springboard into the world of work for disadvantaged young adults.
The adventure holidays range from mountain biking and road cycling, to mountaineering and family activity. Hartfield House sleeps up to 50 people in single, twin and triple rooms and benefits from a lounge, dining room, conference room, function hall, and bike store.

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Applecross Walled Garden

Categories: FoodArts, Crafts & Things To Do

We are Applecross Walled Garden Cafe and Restaurant (also The Potting Shed) . We are situated in the beautiful, old kitchen garden for the Big House in the middle of Applecross Estate. We grow our own salad and vegetables and our chef works on a local fishing boat to bring the freshest of prawns, crab, lobster and squat lobsters to your table.
We also have a wedding license and can cater for large or small weddings.
For more information visit our website or our Facebook page Applecross Walled Garden. Telephone: 01520 744440.

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