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IDEAL LOCATION, SITUATED BETWEEN OBAN AND FORT WILLIAM

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Mountain views, ideal for families, pets welcome, spacious, modern well equipped

Sleeps 5 - Two comfortable bedrooms, one kingsize and one single and bunk beds. Ideal for families. Spacious open plan living area includes log burner, leather sofas, large TV and DVD player. Wifi available. Dining area which seats 5. High quality, well equipped kitchen includes gas hob, electric oven, dishwasher, washer dryer and fridge with freezer box. Bathroom with a large shower cubicle and thermostatic mixer shower. Oil-fired central heating and hot water throughout with the bonus of the log burner for extra warmth in the winter months. Electricity and fuel all included in the price.

The Scottish Highlands and West Coast of Scotland is an area of outstanding beauty offering something for everyone. There is a huge range of outdoor activities on offer from forest walks, cycling, fishing, horse riding, golf to sea kayaking, diving, skiing, white water rafting and mountain climbing. It also offers great history and mythology. Visit Loch Ness, climb Ben Nevis, walk along unspoilt beaches with crystal clear waters, wonder at Glencoe, eat fish and chips in Oban, sail to remote islands, marvel at outstanding wildlife, ride on the Hogwarts Express or simply relax and take in the amazing atmosphere the mountains and lochs provide.

Duror, Appin. Is the ideal location to explore all the Scottish Highlands has to offer. Fort William and Oban are both approximately 40 mins drive away. 5 minutes drive to family friendly bar/restaurant on the edge of Loch Linnhe. 15 minutes to well stocked supermarket in Ballachulish. There are several coffee and craft shops. Cycling, Fishing, Golf, Watersports, Diving, Horse riding and Skiing are all on offer within a 20 minute drive. 10 minutes walk will take you to the beautiful Cuil Bay.

More Details

Owner
Catriona Hill
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 September, 2017

Location

Nearest Airport
150 Kilometres
Glasgow International Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
The Holly Tree, Kentallen
Nearest Ferry
41 Kilometres
Oban
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Dragon's Tooth Golf Course Ballachulish
Nearest Train
19 Kilometres
Fort William
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
The Holly Tree, Kentallen
Nearest Ski
33 Kilometres
Glencoe Mountain Ltd, Glencoe
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Cuil Bay
Car: recommended

Duror, Appin. Is the ideal location to explore all the Scottish Highlands has to offer. Fort William and Oban are both approximately 40 mins drive away. 5 minutes drive to family friendly bar/restaurant on the edge of Loch Linnhe. 15 minutes to well stocked supermarket in Ballachulish. There are several coffee and craft shops. Cycling, Fishing, Golf, Watersports, Diving, Horse riding and Skiing are all on offer within a 20 minute drive. 10 minutes walk will take you to the beautiful Cuil Bay.

Ben View has the added bonus of having direct access to the Sustrans Cycle Route 78, The Caledonia Way - Oban to Fort William. This is not only great for cyclists, but an ideal for families with young children or someone looking for a more gentle walk. As it offers well maintained path on a relatively flat route through the magnificent country side.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Appin in Argyll and Bute

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Travel cot available on request
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed , One single plus bunk beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • bay
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews
5

Beautiful and peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely welcoming property. Suitably "out of the way" from local hustle and bustle. Exceptionally clean and comfortable.

Beautiful views from the back. Ben View, indeed! Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Clean and cozy house, good location

  • 5 of 5

In August we spent a lovely week in this clean and cozy cottage. And even though the street is close to the house, this did not disturb our sleep. We always enjoyed coming back to "our" holiday home after long days out and about. (The only minor disturbance was the loud fan in the bathroom, which unfortunately is connected to the light switch. But we assume this can be fixed...)

The location is great for dicovering this part of the Highlands, with Fort William and many other sights closeby, also well suited for people who love hiking and spending the days in the lovely nature, which surrounds the cottage.

Thank you for having us!

Best wishes,

Christine and family

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent cottage

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time. The cottage was spacious, clean and had everything you needed. The location is ideal. Would re-book the cottage in a heartbeat

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very clean and well-furnished cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage had very good facilities, and was spotless clean. The view from the back garden is amazing. Near to restaurants and shops. The wifi signal is very strong, Though the cottage was off a main road, the traffic couldn't be heard, and was minimal in any case.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely little house with everything you need in an ideal position between Fort William and Oban.

  • 5 of 5

House was nice and clean, and had everything we needed for our stay. Perfect for a family of 4 or 5. Few games and DVD's which was nice for the kids. The position of the house was perfect, just 10 mins from Glen Coe which had lots of lovely walking/ cafes/ sea food etc and half way between Fort William and Oban- both less than an hour away. Would definitely return to Ben View if we were staying in the area again. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Very clean and comfortable. Quiet except for the sound of sheep.

  • 5 of 5

It was a great location and a nice place to relax. You have to drive anywhere you might want to go but there are so many options of things to do around the area.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Appin, 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
 
HIGH
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
From
£95
Fri,Sat
£535
 
 
MID
30 Sep 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
From
£85
Fri,Sat
£475
 
 
LOW
4 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
From
£75
Fri,Sat
£425
 
 
XMAS
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£635
for 7 nights
£635
 
 
NEW YEAR
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£635
for 7 nights
£635
 
 
LOW
6 Jan 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
From
£75
Fri,Sat
£425
 
 
MID
17 Feb 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
From
£85
Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£635
for 7 nights
£635
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £10

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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