Prices for this holiday cottage in Isle of Bute & Cowal Peninsula, Argyll & Stirling
- A refundable Good Housekeeping payment of £100.00 required.
Originally an old stone built stable. this detached property is set in its own secluded location away from the main road and passing cars and has been completely renovated providing comfortable, cosy and good value accommodation for up to 5 guests. The living room with large windows, wooden flooring and a wood burning stove is situated on the first floor. With its open plan kitchen and dining area it feels spacious and bright and perfect for relaxing and switching off from the outside world. On the same floor there is a double bedroom with views of the Kyles of Bute and a bathroom next door. On the ground floor there are two bedrooms, one single bed and one room with bunk beds and a shower room with toilet. Outside you can enjoy more privacy in the garden or stroll down the lane to the shore and watch the many yachts sail by. Enjoy the many walks from the doorstep and explore the varied coastline and fabulous seascapes.
This charming well equipped cottage, originally an old stone built stable sits off the road in a quiet setting of its own, overlooking the water to the Island of Bute. It is the perfect setting for a comfortable and relaxing holiday in this beautiful unspoilt corner of Argyll. Unwind and relax in its peaceful surroundings while taking in the panoramic views or fill the days exploring and enjoying what this area has to offer. It's an ideal haven for photographers, walkers, artists and bird watchers.
Only a short drive away you can leave the car at the ferry at Portavadie and travel as a passenger over to the small fishing village of Tarbert, or visit Portavadie Marina for a bite to eat, morning coffee while watching the yachts sail in and out the marina then catch the later ferry!. There are a variety of shops and restaurants or visit the ruined castle that sits overlooking the loch. The Island of Bute is another short ferry crossing which makes an enjoyable day trip and back in time to watch the glorious sunsets.
Close by are the coastal villages of Kames and Tighnabruaich easily within walking distance following the shoreline. There is a 9 hole golf course which stunning views of the Kyles of Bute, a sailing school, miles of beautiful coastline and safe cycle routes for all ages, fishing and boat trips. Board the famous paddle steamer The Waverley from the pier in the village of Tighnabruaich for an afternoon sail up Loch Fyne.
There are many great places to eat and drink in this area. Follow the coast road to Inver Cottage restaurant for delicious local produce including freshly caught seafood or walk round the bay to the ancient ruin of Old Castle Lachlan, further up the loch is the Loch Fyne Ales Brewery and shop along the road from the famous Loch Fyne Oyster Bar. This area is steeped in history and there are many castles in this part of Argyll including Inveraray Castle, home to the Duke and Duchess or Argyll. A guided tour of the castle is available as well as Inveraray Jail, the maritime museum and the bell tower. This area provides the most delightful views for anyone wishing to do some pleasant walking and touring as well as great fun for all the family! A perfect choice for couples and families. Well behaved pets welcome too with fabulous walks for them on the doorstep.
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