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Charming log cabin with great views over beautiful Loch Awe and mountains beyond

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

OSPREY LOG CABIN. Sleeps 8. 3 Bedrooms. 2 shower rooms.

Well equipped self-catering cabin in a breath taking location. The cabin is situated in an elevated position with stunning views from glazed elevation. It has a wealth of character and charm to provide a true log cabin experience

Whether you require a base from which to explore Argyll and the west coast, simply enjoy the local area or just relax and be at one with nature our log cabin provides the perfect location.

The accommodation consists of open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen, double bedroom (with en-suite), twin bedroom, double bunk room and family shower room.

The lounge / dining area, which has a high vaulted ceiling, has Satellite TV, DVD, Hi-Fi (via TV & DVD), WiFi * (at extra cost), sofa bed, easy chairs, dining table for 8 and a lovely wood burning stove. Loch elevation is mainly glazed, to maximise the stunning view, with French windows opening onto a raised veranda area.

The kitchen area is well equipped, with cooker, fridge / freezer, microwave, toaster, kettle and all necessary utensils, crockery & cutlery.

Bedroom 1 is a first floor mezzanine room with views over the loch. It has double bed, clothes storage and bed side tables & has an en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 2 has twin beds, wardrobe / clothes storage and bed side cabinet.

Bedroom 3 has two bunk beds, wardrobe / clothes storage and bed side table.

Shower rooms are tastefully finished and have electric showers, wash basin, toilet and shaver point.

Outside there is parking for two cars, an elevated veranda with garden furniture, a BBQ/fire-pit area and ample grounds. The cabin provides privacy and is bordered by a large open meadow on which children can play safely, while watched over from the living area.

The cabin is timber lined throughout, double glazed, highly insulated, well heated and suitable for year round use.

All electricity and linen (not towels) are included within quoted prices.

* PLEASE NOTE: Wifi is provided via satellite broadband and consequently has variable download speed. It is fine for general web browsing and email but is not suitable for downloading film and on-line gaming.

More Details

Owner
David Winter
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 September, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Dalavich in Argyll and Bute

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite to bed 1
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Wardrobe and en-suite shower room
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Bedside cabinet and wardrobe / clothes storage
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Bunk beds. Wardrobe and clothes storage
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
Notes:
We're all about the great outdoors and getting close to nature! Stunning scenery, great fishing, walking and cycling.

Reviews

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Charming log cabin with great views over beautiful Loch Awe and mountains beyond
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property with stunning views everything and more you could wish for 😀

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Lovely place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in this cabin. Sofa bed was really comfy and we had plenty of space amoungst the three bedrooms. Really enjoyed having a balcony and a patch of grass at the back of the cabin. Was very close to the Loch which was nice. The highlight for us was being able to watch the stars through the big window from the sofa in the evenings. Was also well catered with 3 TVs, some DVDs and board games!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Fantastic!!

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful presented cabin!very clean and equipped with everything you need!even a bbq which we did use!

It was our friends first visit to Scotland and the location and cabin was first class!!housekeeper and son were very helpful!and the locals were very freindly stopped and chatte

we will definitely be coming back!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
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Loved it....!

  • 5 of 5

The Osprey cabin is in an outstanding location, the area looked stunning during our stay in November with the snowy mountains and the autumn colours. Chris the guy were you get your logs from, was very helpful. The cabin itself is beautifully furnished and comfortable throughout and has a well equipped kitchen. Even with 6 adults and 2 dogs there was plenty of room. Make sure to visit the Kilchrenan Inn, its about 7 miles away and serves locally produced pub meals at a good price its run by a friendly couple who make you feel welcome, we even talked to the farmer who supplies the beef.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
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great base with all you need

  • 5 of 5

Great cabin to stay in an amazing location. Everything works and had all we needed for a weeks stay. There is very close access to loch edge to kayak around plus the surrounding roads and forest areas are perfect for mountain biking. We had a meal in the community bar which was ideal and then stayed for the quiz. Would recommend anyone who likes the outdoors and doesn't want a butler fussing over them then this place is for you. We saw eagles , kingfisher , red squirrels plus lots of other wildlife.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay. Next time you stay try leaving bread and jam out to attract the Pine Martens.
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5

The log cabin was excellent, lovely view over loch

  • 5 of 5

The property (Log cabin) was superb, it is fully geared to allow yourself self catering with as much facilities as your normal home. All of cabin was clean, warm and well maintained. Views over loch Awe were stunning and weather was also in our favour.

Due to ourselves arriving late we had taken a small stock of food, this is something I would advise future visitors to do if arriving late and out of season.

The family who meet and greet are very helpful and it was great to tap into there local knowledge.

I would have no hesitation in recommending friends. My stay was fantastic.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Glasgow
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Loch View Bar & Grill
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Oban
Nearest Train
14 Miles
Taynuilt
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Loch View Bar & Grill
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Loch Awe Pebble Beach
Car: recommended

Our log cabins are ideally located to explore the highlands and islands of the west coast of Scotland. There are many attractions within a short drive from Dalavich. To follow is a list of local attractions that we would recommend visiting.

•Oban – Nearest large town, approx 23 miles away. Often referred to as the gateway to the Isles, from where ferries sail to Mull, Iona, Staffa & Colonsay.

•Seafari & Sealife Adventures both do excellent sight seeing, wildlife and whale watching trips from Seal Island, near Oban.

•Cruachan hollow mountain power station. 40 minutes from Dalavich, a great tour around the workings of the hydro power station within the mountain. Good trip for a rainy day.

•Oban Sea Life Centre and Seal Sanctuary. Approx 45 mins from Dalavich. A great day out for all the family.

•Loch Awe Smokery, near Taynuilt. Fun trip and good food.

•Kilmartin House Museum. Find out more about the areas history & archaeology. Award winning restaurant.

•Inverary Castle and Jail.

•Glencoe, Fort William & Ben Nevis are also close enough for a day trip.

•Horse Riding at Achnalarig Farm And Stables, Glencruitten, Nr Oban.

•Other local attractions include Bonawe Iron Works, West Highland Railway (from Fort William), Crinan Canal & Oban Distillery. Keep an eye out for locally advertise Ceilidhs and Highland Games in the summer months.

This is by no means an exhaustive list of the many things to do in the area. There is additional tourist information within all our log cabins.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Dalavich, United Kingdom

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
sept
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£456
for 3 nights
From
£152
£678
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
October
30 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£462
for 3 nights
From
£154
From
£150
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£688
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Nov & Dec
28 Oct 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£291
for 3 nights
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£97
£428
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Xmas
18 Dec 2017 - 24 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£537
for 3 nights
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£179
£799
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
New year
26 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£567
for 3 nights
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£189
£839
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Jan 18
3 Jan 2018 - 26 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£267
for 3 nights
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£89
£399
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Feb 18
27 Jan 2018 - 7 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
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£95
£419
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Feb half term
8 Feb 2018 - 17 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£348
for 3 nights
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£116
£519
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Mar 18
18 Feb 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£321
for 3 nights
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£107
£475
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
£534
for 3 nights
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£178
£793
 

Additional pricing information

Additional Guest Fee £9 per person per night
Pet Fee £20
Damage Deposit £50

Dogs welcome @ extra £20 each
Wifi available at £15 per short break (up to 3 nights) or £30 / week.
Please confirm if either of the above are required when booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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