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Eilean Darach, River GruinardDundonell, Wester Ross
Sleeps: 14

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Eilean Darach, River GruinardDundonell, Wester Ross

Sleeps - 14

Region - Highlands & Islands

Sporting
Salmon Fishing · Stalking · Trout Fishing

Activities

Facilities

Features
Dogs Allowed · Self-Catered

Rental
From £5,060 per week

Estate Details

Eilean Darach, River GruinardDundonell, Wester Ross

Sleeps - 14

Region - Highlands & Islands

Sporting
Salmon Fishing · Stalking · Trout Fishing

Activities

Facilities

Features
Dogs Allowed · Self-Catered

Rental
From £5,060 per week

Situated on the beautiful north west coast, Eilean Darach Lodge offers very comfortable accommodation for up to 16 guests together with salmon fishing for six rods on the stunning Gruinard River.

This classic Highland spate river is a joy to fish between June and the end of September. Salmon fishing is also available on the Dundonell River and from a boat on Loch na Sealga, which is at the head of the River Gruinard system.

During September and October we can offer extensive red deer stalking over 30,000 acres on this magnificent west coast sporting estate.

Other activities can be enjoyed including golf at Gairloch and Ullapool, as well as wonderful walking, beautiful beaches and the Atlantic Ocean right on the door step.

Eilean Darach Lodge
The rental for Eilean Darach Lodge and salmon fishing for six rods on the River Gruinard, amounts to £5,060.00 inc VAT per week.

Mixed fishing & stalking packages
During August, September and October we can offer mixed weeks of salmon fishing and stalking.

Stalking
Stags
£425.00 + VAT per stag
Hinds
£250.00 + VAT per rifle per day

We say...

The Gruinard is a beautiful, west coast spate river, offering delightful fly water for 6 rods and is set amongst some of the most stunning Highland scenery you can imagine.

You say...

We had a brilliant week on the River Gruinard and Eilean Darach Lodge is as comfortable as ever.

R Brims, England, UK

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Accommodation

Eilean Darach sleeps 14 on a self catering basis. The accommodation includes the following:

Sitting room
Dining room
Kitchen
Utility room
6 twin bedrooms
1 small double bedroom
3 bathrooms/shower rooms
1 W.C.

There is separate cooks accommodation available in adjacent bothy.

Linen:
Bed linen provided but tenants are asked to bring their own towels.

There is no smoking in any of the bedrooms.

There is a housekeeper in charge of the house who also cleans for 2 hours per day upstairs and in the public rooms. The housekeeper is not available to take on kitchen duties, such as washing up, cooking or cleaning in the kitchen, dining room and pantry.

If required, we can usually arrange for a live-in cook for the week if requested when booking.

Dogs are allowed downstairs in the House, but not upstairs. There are also outside kennels available.

Sporting

Fishing
The principal fishing is on the Gruinard River and consists of 2 beats out of which 3 alternate on a daily basis – 3 rods per beat, making a total of 6.
There is also a boat on Loch na Sealga at the head of the river and sea trout fishing on Loch Ghuibsachain.

The Gruinard River is about 12 miles from the house and tenants will require their own 4-wheel drive transport for use on the river track.

There is also fishing available on the Dundonnell River which comprises of 5 pools within short walking distance of the House. A ghillie is available for tenants on the Gruinard River and Loch na Sealga. By arrangement with the ghillie, tenants may also fish Loch Coire Chacrachain, a 50 minute walk from the main road. A copy of instructions for the river will be sent to all fishing tenants and the ghillie will of course normally be able to answer further queries.

Stalking
During August, September and October we can offer challenging and exciting red deer stalking for one or two rifles on the Eilean Darach Estate which extends to over 20,000 acres.

Golf at Gairloch and Ullapool.

Sea fishing can be arranged locally.

The famous Inverewe Gardens and Little Leckmelm Arboretum are always open and a wonderful place to visit. Other well known private gardens open from time to time (under Scotland’s Garden Scheme).

Ullapool & Gairloch, other leisure facilities available include – boat trips, sea fishing, sailing, museums, leisure centre, restaurants etc.

The Dundonell Hotel itself provides excellent hospitality (10 minutes by road or 15 minutes by foot across a swing bridge).

Activities

Other facilities
Wonderful walking and climbing, including the formidable and renowned An Teallach range, which forms the estate.

There are lovely sandy beaches on Gruinard Bay and others close by.

Boat trips can be organised from Ullapool such as whale watching and sea safaris.

Property location

Testimonials

We had a grand week at Eilean Darach. Brian and Carol were exceptional and we had a gem of a cook. Kind Regards Michael.

Mr M. Coombes, Kent, England


I had a brilliant week at Eilean Darach.

Robin Brims Esq, Newcastle Upon Tyne


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