Lapwing is one the favourites on the Portnellan Estate. A beautiful situated 1 bedroom holiday property that can sleep up to 2 people. With an open plan kitchen, living and dining area the property benefits from large sliding patio door that leads onto a private West facing balcony offering unrestricted views over Loch Dochart, the lambing field and across to the castle ruin on the island Ben More and the surrounding mountains. A truly magnificent Highland setting.
With all the comforts from home (and more) the Lapwing is equipped to a high 4 star standard with a king size double bed in the master bedroom and comes supplied with soft Egyptian cotton bed linen and towels. We pride ourselves on the comfort of our beds. A holiday would not be a holiday without a good night's sleep. An ensuite bathroom with bath and power shower over.
Situated on the Portnellan Estate with commanding views over Glen Dochart, Lapwing has a magnificent setting with a true Highland landscape all around. Often complimented by the abundance of bird and wild life that an be seen on the estate. It is not unusual to see the deer meandering off the hill and passing nearby your chalet into the lambing field.
The Portnellan Estate has been privately owned by the same family for well over 30 years and offers fantastic facilities to include fresh run salmon and trout fishing on the estate lochs and river, mountain bikes with plenty of trails on and off road for all abilities. Canoes and rowing boats on the river and loch. Clay pigeon shooting can also be arranged. Wifi is available throughout the estate as well as BBQ hire, DVD library and a large selection of board games. We can even offer eggs from the chickens on the estate and a selection of organic meat products fresh from a farm locally. perfect for the BBQ or home cooking.
Lapwing is so centrally located for exploring Central/West Scotland with known landmarks only a short distance away. Oban 45 mins, Stirling, Fort William and Glasgow just over an hour. Edinburgh 1.5 hours. Glen Coe and all it beholds is less than 40 mins drive and the bonnie shores of Loch Lomond are 20 mins by car. Other areas include the truly beautiful Glen Lyon and Loch Tay, Glen Etive, Glen Lochay and Glen Orchy all within the local area.
Whether you are looking for the adrenaline rush of adventure or lazy days on your doorstep, out and about on the many hills in the local area or exploring one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland, Portnellan and the Lapwing offers the warmest welcome for your return.