Getting there

Laundry Cottage – Getting There

Getting there from the Information Centre

12 miles from Strontian Tourist Information Centre. Leave Strontian village travelling West on the A861. At the Salen junction carry on the A861, signposted Acharacle 3 miles. Travel through the village of Acharacle. At the Y junction bear right towards the river Shiel, staying on the A861. Just before the bridge over the Shiel take the left turn on to a tree lined road signposted Shielfoot. Laundry Cottage can be found within the first square of houses that you come to, on the left.

Getting there by Car

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From Glasgow, travel north on the A82 past Loch Lomond. Keep following the A82 until you reach Loch Linnhe. Look out for signs for the Corran Ferry, and cross Loch Linnhe via the ferry. On the other side of the ferry turn left and follow the A861, passing through Strontian and Salen, without turning off until you reach the village of Acharacle. Travel through the village until you reach a Y junction. Bear right towards the river Shiel, staying on the A861, for about 1/4 of a mile. Just before the bridge over the Shiel take the left turn on to a tree lined road signposted Shielfoot. Laundry Cottage can be found within the first square of houses that you come to, on the left.

Getting There by Rail

Travel to Fort William station. From here it is possible to catch the local bus service Shiel buses to the village.

Getting there by Air

The nearest airport is Inverness.

Getting there by Ferry

Local ferries (Calmac) operate around the area.

Transportation

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