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Ivybank

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Ivybank
Ivybank
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Overview
3 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
7 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
A category "B" Listed building and built in 1836, "Ivybank" is a charming small Georgian mansion whose wings cluster around a square tower, and is set in its own walled and landscaped garden with pond. Dubbed by the French "Le Petit Chateau", IVYBANK HOUSE is UNIQUE! Simply enchanting with beamed and paneled hall, cosy open fires, a magnificent mahogany staircase and luxuriously furnished en-suite bedrooms. The three en-suite bedrooms on offer, rooms 2,3 & 4 are named after the Scottish islands. Lewis room 2 - A spacious en-suite room, which has a four poster bed, and overlooks the garden. Harris room 3 - A large family en-suite room, with bath & shower in the central part of the tower. This room has a single & a double bed in it, a cot can be made up on request. Mull room 4 - a ...A category "B" Listed building and built in 1836, "Ivybank" is a charming small Georgian mansion whose wings cluster around a square tower, and is set in its own walled and landscaped garden with pond. Dubbed by the French "Le Petit Chateau", IVYBANK HOUSE is UNIQUE! Simply enchanting with beamed and paneled hall, cosy open fires, a magnificent mahogany staircase and luxuriously furnished en-suite bedrooms. The three en-suite bedrooms on offer, rooms 2,3 & 4 are named after the Scottish islands. Lewis room 2 - A spacious en-suite room, which has a four poster bed, and overlooks the garden. Harris room 3 - A large family en-suite room, with bath & shower in the central part of the tower. This room has a single & a double bed in it, a cot can be made up on request. Mull room 4 - a smaller room, with stairs that take you up to a shower room in the tower, it boasts it's original curved door. All rooms are upstairs, have standard sized double beds, flat screen tv's with freeview, wi-fi, hairdryer, & clock radio. Downstairs relax around one of the cosy open fires with original and unique fireplaces! The tastefully furnished Guest Lounge has a Baby Grand Piano, Freeview T.V. Wi-fi. This is a charming and restful place in which to stay in the Highland Capital, the City of Inverness, within a few minutes walk from the town centre. An ideal base from which to tour the Highlands, the North and West Coasts, the Isle of Skye, Royal Deeside, Highland Ski and golf resorts, and to explore the wonders of the Spey Valley. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
About the Owner
Fiona c
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:55%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 24 September 2019 via mobile

Good kitchen, comfortable beds ,great location,short walking distance to restaurants and pubs .An attentive owner.Like a home away from home😊

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank ajs208888
Reviewed 13 July 2019

To start, the pictures posted of Ivybank don't do it justice, it is even more amazing in person. It is a large rental, great for a big group and yet it is easy to make a cozy spot to sit around and visit after a...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Niki P
Reviewed 17 June 2019

I traveled with a group of 4 friends. We arrived and fell in love! Each room had its own unique personality. We easily fit with plenty of room. Fiona was a sweetheart. The location was close for walking to restaurants and stores - very convenient....More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Wildman10
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

This place is centrally located in Inverness. No vehicle required. The house is a gem. It is a perfect house. It is way bigger than the pictures show. The yard is massive and manicured and the kitchen is perfect. Bathrooms are good and lots of...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank gizmometer
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Short walking distance from Inverness River walk and downtown. Lots of space both in living areas and the bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms, plus extra bathrooms (4 1/2 bathrooms). Host was friendly and helpful. The house is owned by MacLeod clan and we are under that...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Sue M
Ivybank H, VR Owner at Ivybank, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a lovely review. We do appreciate it and are so glad you enjoyed your stay. It was lovely to have you. Haste ye back.

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

My friends and I recently visited Inverness and rented this amazing house for the week. I cannot say enough wonderful things about this house and its hosts. The rooms are just amazing.. each bedroom had its own bathroom, the beds were SO comfortable, the kitchen...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank weeacresdl
Ivybank H, VR Owner at Ivybank, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Haste ye back! Thank you for your kind words. Glad you had such a super time.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: May 2018
Ivybank H, VR Owner at Ivybank, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful time at Ivybank. It has an excellent location and had everything we needed. We enjoyed evenings in front of the fire after sightseeing all day.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank draperjend
Ivybank H, VR Owner at Ivybank, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you for coming to stay and for taking the time to write a lovely review. We are so pleased you loved the house as much as we do. Haste ye back!

Reviewed 20 April 2016

My husband and brothers family just recently returned from a trip to Scotland and absolutely adored our stay at the Ivybank. It is centrally located and is an easy walk to the town center, the river, resteraunts and shopping. There was tons of space for...More

Date of stay: March 2016
1  Thank Sunrist
Reviewed 8 August 2015

I had high expectations from Ivybank after reading the reviews and seeing pictures-- the reality far exceeded them. It is ideally situated a short walk from Inverness and yet you feel like you are in your own private haven, thanks to the beautiful garden and...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank Lizze24
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
City Getaway
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
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About the neighbourhood
Peaceful, walled garden, close enough to the city centre. 5min walk into the centre of Inverness, castle, river, theatre, cinema, bowling, tennis, golf, bars, shops & restaurants.
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