The Fairlie is a large and beautifully decorated apartment has unforgettable views out across the Monastery Lawn towards Loch Ness. Such views are highly sought after at The Highland Club. Furnished to an extremely high standard The Fairlie lies partly in the newly built extension to the original Abbey Church building and partly within the original Pugin designed church. It is located on the second floor and is accessed from the gothic Cloisters and then through the large Atrium.
Upon entering The Fairlie the very spacious hallway (ideal for kicking off your outdoor gear) leads to the large well-appointed sitting room containing two sofas (one being a sofa bed), large flat screen TV, Blu-ray player and a small dining table with four chairs with wonderful views over the lawns and on to Loch Ness. The Fairlie is designed in a contemporary style and furnished to a very high standard.
The master suite has a modern feel, lovely décor and views towards Loch Ness. There is a large en-suite bathroom containing both a bath and walk in shower cubicle. The bedroom consists of a king-size bed, built in wardrobe, chest of drawers and small TV. The second bedroom has twin beds a drawer unit and small wardrobe. It also benefits from views over the Loch. The family bathroom off the main hallway is spacious and well appointed.
Off the hallway a short corridor leads up some stairs to an open plan modern kitchen and dining area. The kitchen has granite work surfaces and is fully fitted with electric oven, gas hob, dishwasher, microwave, washer/dryer and a full compliment of high quality kitchen equipment and utensils. This room lies within the original church and has elevated views over the Atrium where you can get great views of the gothic timber hammer head beams in the ceiling above.
The Highland Club is just a 2 minute walk from the village of Fort Augustus where you can find a variety of stores and places to eat and also organise your boat trip to try and spot the legendary Nessie!
The small gym is located on the floor below with weights, running, rowing and cycling equipment.It should be noted that the swimming pool complex is closed until further notice.
For those who wish to enjoy the grounds and setting further there is a huge host of additional on-site amenities which include a BBQ area, an Outdoor Adventure playground for the children, Tennis court, 5 a-side football, Badminton net, Table Tennis, Croquet and Boules, Giant chess and Cricket.
There is also a bike hire facility on-site.
After a long day of activities guests can relax or meet new friends in the beautiful Club Lounge where they will find a full size snooker table, table football, a games cupboard and comfortable sofas and chairs (many covered in the unique Highland Club tartan). The Club Lounge benefits from free Wi-Fi access so that guests can go online and plan their next adventure.