Select a location

Stemster School House Apartment in Halkirk, The Highlands

  • £
  • $
per week
sleeps 4
1 room
1 bathroom

Stemster School House Apartment description

Holiday home
Stemster School House Apartment is a first floor apartment, three miles from the village of Halkirk and seven miles from Thurso in Northern Scotland. The apartment sleeps up to four people in one king-size double bedroom, which can be a twin on request, with a double sofa bed in the sitting room. There is also a kitchen, a dining area and a shower room. With fabulous views of the surrounding countryside, this cottage is ideal for walkers or fishing enthusiasts. Outside there is off road parking for two cars and a shared, side lawned garden. Stemster School House Apartment is a fantastic base in a rural location.

Halkirk is a peaceful little village in Caithness, said to be the "first planned village in Scotland", surrounded by moorland and spectacular views and with excellent access both up North Sea and down to the Moray Coast. Halkirk offers a handful of amenities including small village pub, shop selling local produce and a hotel with restaurant. Halkirk is ideally placed for touring this remote and beautiful area of the Northern Highlands. It is also situated perfectly for a visit to John O'Groats, which is just 25 miles away and Durness, where Smoo Cave, Cape Wrath and the Durness Golf Course are well worth a visit.

Electric storage heaters. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer on request in garage, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Bike storage. Shared lawned side garden with furniture. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 3 miles. Note: Property above a garage, which is used for storage. Note: The owner can wash laundry, by arrangement and at extra cost. Note: Mobile reception can be limited and WiFi suitable for general use but not for streaming. Note: Open tread stairs in property; may not be suitable for young children. Note: Sloping ceilings throughout. Note: Small stream to side of property, children to be supervised.


  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Enclosed garden
  • Fishing
  • Fishing available
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Great view
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Wifi
  • Rural location

Booking Request

Check availability / Book online
Sykes Cottages
  • Safe and secure instant booking online
  • Best price guaranteed on all our properties
  • Book direct with owner or managing agent
Request to Book


Mrs Farbowski
June 2016
What a superb base for exploring the locale! It was a haven of tranquillity after a tiring day.
Mrs Farbowski
June 2016
Stemster School House Apartment is in the perfect location, from which to see the fantastic coastline and seascapes of northern Scotland.
Tell us about your rental experience while staying at Stemster School House Apartment. Let us know if the listing matched your expectations. You can share your comments about the location, property owner/manager and all the unique features that made your stay a memorable one.
With cookies we can give you the best experience on By using our website, you consent to the use of cookies.