Rubha Mor is an apartment for two that welcomes you with views of sea and mountains , and is only 10 minutes walk from the centre of Ullapool for fine local food and entertainment. It is an excellent base from which to explore this magnificent area for touring and out-door pursuits, with Ullapool rated as one of the UK’s Top Ten “Outdoor Destinations” and “Creative Places”.
The apartment, beside our family home, has off-road parking with ramp access or steps to its own front door, and level floors throughout. Your privacy is assured, yet we are happy for you to tap into our local knowledge if you wish to do so.
Spacious and modern with many home comforts provide plenty of hot water (bath/over-bath shower) and drying facilities in the warm airing cupboard. The sitting room has comfy sofas and a wood burner, smart TV, games, DVD’s and spare USB points. The kitchen is complete with fridge-freezer, microwave, induction cooker – (please use with care if you have a pacemaker fitted), slow cooker, and dishwasher, together with a washing machine and ironing facilities. The bedroom can be a double or twin, with capacity for one extra using a z-bed at £50 extra for the week. Your own patio opens to the shared garden which is wild in parts (with a pond) and has open access to the pebble beach, from where you can walk into Ullapool. There is plenty of information on things to see and do, with maps and books provided. Rubha Mor supports the aims of "Sustainable Tourism" and a "Green" approach to living.
In the summer, Ullapool offers boat trips and ranger guided tours to explore the area, its scenery and wildlife. Discover the "North West Geopark" with self guided road tours. There is a Saturday Market, and a vibrant, local arts and music scene to inspire you, with a variety of festivals throughout the year (www.Ullapool.com).
Local facilities include: Lochbroom leisure centre and swimming pool (we provide cards for free access). museum, golf course, and art galleries; and there are a variety of shops, pubs, eating places, and take-aways, including the famous "Seafood Shack". The mobile "Screen Machine" cinema visits about four times a year.
Check availability and send a booking enquiry via the Embrace Scotland website address above
Kate & Paul Copestake
Peacock House, Garve Road, Ullapool,
Ross-shire, IV26 2SX
T: +44 (0)1854 612323
Type: Self Catering
Occupancy: Sleeps 2
Disabled Facilities: no
Pets Welcome: no
The North Atlantic Drift passes Ullapool, bringing moderate temperatures. A few New Zealand cabbage trees are grown in the town and are often mistaken for palms.