Embo, Scottish Highlands

*Looking for a pet friendly rural home swap in Scotland for this summer*

Scottish Highlands home adjacent to World famous Royal Dornoch Golf Course and ON the World famous NC 500!

Embo, by Dornoch is a large, comfortable three bedroom home (one with super king bed), sitting room with woodburner, huge wrap around sun-room, dining room, large kitchen, shower room, bathroom, upstairs toilet, and large walled garden to front and rear.It is in a quiet village location 2 minutes from an endless award winning beach and the 9th tee of world class Royal Dornoch golf course. It has all facilities, but no dish washer!

About the location

Embo, Dornoch is a tiny village clinging to the coast with a beautiful long, sandy beach, and backdrop of fabulous Scottish mountains. There is a pub, shop, and post office in the village. Dornoch 2 miles away is home of the prestigous Royal Dornoch Golf Course, but also has around ten top class courses in nearby vicinity. Bridle ways and paths lead from Embo to Dornoch along the course and beach, and the other direction to Loch Fleet - nature/bird reserve and site of special scientific interest. Dornoch is a pretty sandstone town with Cathedral (Madonna got married here!) castle, antique shops, cafes and pubs. Castles, distilleries, fishing, hiking, all within easy reach as are the west and north coasts of Scotland. Inverness famous for Loch Ness is 45 minute drive away with international airport and as the fastest growing `city` in Europe has all the amenities you could wish for, including a monster of course!

Edinburgh and Glasgow, a further 3 hours by car.

For a centrally situated "Scotland in a nutshell" holiday - Embo is ideal, with all traditional Scottish sights/scenery on the doorstep.

Getting around:

Local shop and pub in village. Bigger shops 3 miles away in Dornoch. Easily walkable by beach and old railway track.

Type of swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • Pets welcome
  • Children welcome

Embo (HE39066)

Sutherland,   Scotland

  • 3 bed   (sleeps 6) 2 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Scotland
  • Open to offers
Not interested in England, France, Low Countries

Dates available

July 2021 - August 2021

Swap duration: Open to offer

Meet the member

Adults: 3     
Experienced Exchanger

Membership expiry date: 30 Mar 2022

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