Langall Cottage was built in 1996 on
part of 27 North Ballachulish, which is a working croft - one of
only a handful in our area. Angus and Elaine have lived there ever
since with their family and have recently decided to take advantage
of their beautiful location by diversifying into tourism. Roe Deer Cottage can accommodate up to four people in one double and one twin room. Please read on for full details.
out more about the croft and the family history
Roe Deer Cottage
Roe Deer Cottage offers luxury
accommodation, with a gentle ramp for access to front
door and wide corridors. From the parking area round to the
front of the cottage and the patio area there is all level
mono-block, giving safe, solid foundations.
There are views of the surrounding marshland,
which provides a colourful variety of flowers; Bog cottons in May
along with Bog Orchids - a rarity in many areas of Britain - and an
abundance of different mosses. Wild Birch trees and Rhododendrons
circle the fenced garden. The Patio area is furnished with outdoor
furniture and barbecue equipment, also accessible through the patio
windows in the lounge. This area has a panoramic view of the surrounding
hills and the neighbouring unspoilt bog land, which always has some
point of interest, no matter what the time of year. The roe deer are
frequent visitors to both the bog land and our own garden area. They
are often seen outside grazing the lawn and may become visitors on
Entering Roe Deer Cottage you come to
the entrance hallway, which has wooden flooring and leads into the
open plan lounge/dining room/kitchen area. The lounge is furnished
to a high standard with two comfortable leather sofas, TV with Freeview
box, DVD player, video player and a library of DVD’s, video
cassettes, books and general information booklets. There is also
a stereo/radio/CD player. For easy access, there is a separate toilet
situated off the entrance hall, adjacent to coat/shoe storage area. The cottage has Free WiFi Internet access.
The kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher,
washer/dryer, fridge freezer, microwave, oven and hob with extractor
fan. Supplies of Ecover/Traidcraft products for kitchen machines
are provided for the use of guests. The dining table is situated
against the wall, with high-backed dining chairs. A complimentary
Welcome Tray is supplied for your arrival, containing Traidcraft
tea/coffee etc, along with home-made biscuits, all with crockery
from our local pottery.
Both of the luxurious carpeted bedrooms
are fully en-suite with bath/shower, toilet facilities and dispensers
filled with Ecover / Highland Soap Co. products for shampoo, shower gel and
hand soap. Luxurious bathrobes are provided for your comfort.
The master bedroom comprises
a solid pine, king-size bed fitted with a Memory Foam mattress with
matching drawered bedside cabinets and double pedestal dressing
table, which includes a hair dryer. All storage is within built-in
The twin bedroom consists
of two twin beds with ‘zip and link’ mattresses, matching
drawered bedside cabinets and dressing table, including a hair dryer.
All storage is within built-in mirrored wardrobes.
For those who indulge in the outdoor
activities available in our area, or simply roam the wide open spaces
in Glencoe or round Ben Nevis, a fully equipped drying room is situated
adjacent to the cottage with drying shelves and a ‘pullie’
rack for hanging wet clothes. This area is lockable with the key
attached to Roe Deer Cottage keys.
Loch Leven & The Glencoe Hills