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Aultbea, Highland

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Aultbea, Highland

Aultbea is a small fishing village in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. It is situated on the shores of Loch Ewe, about 30 km west of Ullapool. The village has two hotels, a Primary School, the Aultbea Hotel and the Drumchork Lodge Hotel, which won the accolade of top whisky hotel in the world in 2006. The Drumchork Lodge Hotel is the home of the Loch Ewe Distillery. Aultbea has two churches, a shop, a masonic lodge, a butcher and a craft shop.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyRoss-shire
OS GridNG8789
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01445

Aultbea, Highland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Aultbea, coast hamlet, NW. Ross-shire, on E. side of Loch Ewe, 5 miles NE. of Poolewe; P.O.

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