Airdaniar Cottage - quality self catering accommodation in Applecross, Wester Ross Airdaniar Cottage on the Applecross coast in Wester Ross

Airdaniar Cottage is located on the Applecross coast in Wester Ross at OS grid reference NG 694 552 on OS Landranger Map No 24 (Latitude 57.527813, Longitude -5.856607).  Access is either by the Bealach na Ba (the pass of the cattle) or by the coast road from Shieldaig.  The cottage is off the coast road and is reached by a short private road.  At the bottom of this road there is adequate parking adjacent to the cottage for two cars.

Although the Ordnance Survey map shows adjacent buildings, these are the remains of the old crofting township of Callakille. The nearest inhabited cottage is approximately half a mile away.

Airdaniar Cottage is eight miles from Shore Street where the Applecross Inn is located.  The Potting Shed Restaurant and the Post Office and General Store are near to Shore Street.

Shore Street is often referred to as Applecross Village.  This, however, is not strictly correct as Applecross refers to the Peninsula and not any individual community or township.




Location of Airdaniar Cottage in Applecross, Wester Ross

Location of Airdaniar Cottage in relation to Shore Street.




Map of Scotland

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Approximate driving times and distances to Applecross from various locations are as follows:

From Inverness

91 miles

2hr 30 min

From Fort William

114 miles

3hr 00min

Glasgow via A9

260 miles

6hr 00min

Edinburgh via A9

220 miles

5hr 30min

Although most visitors to Applecross travel from home by car, others prefer to travel by public transport to Inverness and hire a car locally.

Flybe and EasyJet fly from a number of locations to Inverness.

National Express coaches also has Inverness as a destination.

The nearest mainline rail station is Inverness.

Vehicles can be hired for collection at the rail station and the airport from Focus Vehicle Hire.


Check our location and get directions with Google.  Please note that Google refers to Callakille as Kalnakill.