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Black Rock Cottage Glencoe

Blackrock Cottage lies at the foot of Meall a’ Bhuird, Rannoch Moor at the entrance to Glen Coe. OS map 41, GR NN268530.

Situation: The cottage is about 1.5 miles south-east of the Kingshouse Hotel, and about half a mile from the A82, on the access road to White Corries ski area. There is parking space for up to 5 cars outside the cottage. The Glasgow – Fort William bus stops on request at the junction of the A82 and the ski area access road.

Accommodation: The cottage has two floors. Sleeping accommodation is in two upstairs bedrooms (accessed by a steep stairway) each with four single beds, and in one downstairs room with a bunk bed, giving a total of ten beds. Mattresses and pillows are provided – please bring your own sleeping bag. Downstairs there is a fully equipped but basic kitchen with hot plates, oven, microwave, toaster and kettles. There is also a sitting / dining room. A pump-handled toilet is located in the coal shed attached to cottage. The shed also provides storage for bikes and skis. No camping is allowed.