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Authentic Wooden Lodge set amidst stunning highland scenery

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 9 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautiful Traditional log Cabin in the heart of the Argyll Forest

Pucks Lodge is our attractive holiday lodge situated on the edge of the Argyll Forest in a beautiful part of the Scottish Highlands set between Holy Loch and pituresque Loch Eck. Our aim is to ensure you have all the comforts for a truely enjoyable holiday. Further details and an ONLINE booking facility can be found on our wesite www.puckslodge.co.uk

Looking for a romantic destination. Argyll is your perfect destinations, there is nothing more romantic than strolling around our beautiful loch shores or heather clad mountains and then warming up in one of our friendly Inns. ALL COUPLES RECEIVE A 20% DISCOUNT off our rates all year!

Pucks Lodge: Pucks Lodge is one of only 18 privately owned lodges on a small development known as Lamont Lodges. Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty the lodge is ideal for relaxing,exploring the beautiful Argyll countryside, enjoying wildlife, (deer,red squirrels and birds a plenty!) For the more adventerous there are plenty of opportunities from mountain biking, hill walking,stalking, fishing, and kayaking. If you prefer to browse art galleries and museums or are in need of some retail therapy Glasgow with its many art galleries, shops,museums and restaurants is within easy distance.

Accommodation: We enjoyed using our holiday lodge so much we decided to share the experience. The lodge has been furnished as our special holiday retreat and as such it gives you a real home fom home experience , with all the creature comforts you need to enjoy your relaxing break .The accomodation consists of a dining area with large dining table and adjoining kitchen so everyone can keep the cook company! It is equipped with all necessary comforts including a dishwasher. A large seperate sitting room and the sleeping accommodation consist of one double and two twin bedrooms all with own cosy throws and cushions providing comfortable sleeping for upto six. Bedlinen and towels are provided free of charge so you just need to pack your own personal items. The bathoom has an electric shower and a washer and tumble dryer are adjacent to the bathroom.

Facilities: For the days when you prefer to stay indoors rather than venture out, as well as the usual Television , DVD and Radio/CD player, we have provided a selection of magazines, CD's , Books, Jigsaws and Games to help you

enjoy your time. Even our four legged friends have their own special jar of treats !

More Details

Property Manager
Mrs Shelagh Richards
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2018

About Mrs Shelagh Richards

Hi, we're Bob , Shelagh and Ernie the border Terrier. We live in Scotland and love using Pucks Lodge to escape

Mrs Shelagh Richards purchased this cabin in 2009

Why Mrs Shelagh Richards chose Argyll and Bute

We fell in love with this peaceful area of Scotland and bought our holiday home in 2009. We had such fun using it that we decided to share it and allow other people to enjoy the beautiful area.

What makes this cabin unique

Being dog owners , we were always looking for pet friendly properties that allowed us to enjoy beautiful scenery. We fell in love with the area around Pucks Glen , it has a magical feel and Ernie the border terrier just loves exploring the woodland.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We enjoyed our stay in your lovely lodge. Of course we walked the Pucks Glen walk, we spent a whole day in Benmore Gardens and we visited Dunoon. We loved the blooming rhododendrons in the woods. One day we saw a little deer on the terrain of the lodges. We just said to each other, we have not seen deer here and there he was!



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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • cabin (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Electric Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Master Bedroom with Washbasin. 2nd and 3rd Bedrooms Twin.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • Wood Decking
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • recreation centre
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Authentic Wooden Lodge set amidst stunning highland scenery
average rating of 4.5263157 based on 24 reviews
4

Very nice and relaxing.

  • 4 of 5

We spent three days relaxing at this property. The last day a couple of deer walked through in the late afternoon. It was clean and well supplied and closely accessible to hikes. And they had free tea cakes!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Claudia, Thank you for your kind review, we’re glad you had a nice time and had a chance to relax and enjoy the Tea Cakes. Best wishes Shelagh and Bob
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Great stay

  • 4 of 5

Great little cabin. Decorated very cute and had everything you needed to have a wonderful stay. The only down side was it was a 1.5 hour drive to Glasgow and you had to drive a lot to go see things, but it was bearable for how nice the cabin was. It was also really relaxing being out in the country.

  • Review Submitted: 24-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Brizet, thank you for your review and we’re glad you enjoyed your stay at the lodge. You’re right the lodge is in the country with plenty of walks directly from the lodge , but if you’d like some city life in Glasgow it is about 1.5 hours drive , alternatively you can get a bus from dunoon and a train from Gourock to save you driving and parking. I guess it depends on what you’d prefer to do but we’re glad you had a good time!
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Suoer

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic

  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a nice stay!
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Great lodge in an amazing spot! From first booking Shelagh and Bob were so helpful. The lodge was spotless and there was absolutely everything you need and more- fresh milk and welcome ‘teacakes’. Enclosed decking area so the dogs were safe. Directly behind the lodge was Pucks Glen- the most magical forest with amazing waterfalls. We also visited Benmore botanical gardens- also fabulous.

Myself, my family and my dogs had a great time at Pucks lodge- highly recommend it. Would definitely go for a return visit 😊

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Amanda Thank you for your kind review. We’re delighted you all enjoyed your stay and managed to see some of the local delights. Whenever guests bring their dogs to stay , they always enjoy Pucks Glen, there are so many nice walks to do in the area, so make sure you come back and explore the area again! Best wishes Bob and Shelagh
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Lovely lodge

  • 4 of 5

well equipped kitchen,lovely layout through out lodge,only problem was electricity price we found this to be quite high priced

  • Review Submitted: 23-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We’re glad you enjoyed your stay at Pucks Lodge. It is as described a traditional log cabin, and unfortunately the timing of your visit coincided with ‘The Beast from the East’ and probably some of the coldest temperatures we have experienced in years. The electricity usuage would be higher than normal , but we run an honesty box system, there is an allowance in the cost of the holiday and we simply ask visitors to pay for any extra electric they use above this allowance (this is charged at the electric suppliers rate ) . We use this system rather than charge more for the holiday as we feel it is fairer for people to pay for what they use rather than charge everyone more. We hope this didn’t spoil your enjoyment of the area, which beautiful in all weathers.
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Great place

  • 4 of 5

Located right on pucks Glen so super walks. Cosy Lodge, fully equipped. The children enjoyed the ferry to Dunoon. Its a shame we left the dog at home.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Rachel, We’re glad you had a good time. You’re right we are so lucky with the walks. We’re dog friendly, so if you ever come back, please bring the dog, they’d be very welcome!
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Glasgow International
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Coylet Inn
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Hunters Quay
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Cowal
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Gourock
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Coylett Inn
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Dunoon
Car: recommended

The beautiful unspoilt Cowal Peninsula offers an abundance of activities for all travellers , whether walking,fishing, cycling, golfing,stalking ,sailing, bird spotting.....or simply relaxing the opportunities are endless. A walkers paradise( for both dogs and owners) with many possible walks accessed directly from the Lodge including Pucks Glen a magnificent forest walk immediatley behind the lodge, the famous Benmore Botanical Gardens is only 5 minutes by car or a pleasant short stroll.For keen Cyclists and Mountain Bikers there are a variety of circuits in the Argyll Forest Park and Glenbranter is a few mintes drive away.

There is some stunning scenary in The Cowal Peninsula with the beautiful Loch Eck and Loch Fyne only a short distance away, further afield Tighnabruaich sailors paradise with views over to Isle of Bute or explore the stunning St Kilbrides Bay with its wide sands perfect for a picnic.

There are plenty of fishing opportuities for loch, river and sea fishing

Golf: There are good golfing opportunities in the area. Dunnon golf course wecomes visitors and further afield at Portvadie.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Argyll and Bute, United Kingdom

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Cowal Games
19 Aug 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£570
for 7 nights
£570
 
 
Mid Autumn
27 Aug 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£198
for 3 nights
From
£66
£336
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Autumn
3 Sep 2018 - 14 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£198
for 3 nights
From
£66
£336
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
 
High Autumn
15 Oct 2018 - 21 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£189
for 3 nights
From
£63
£376
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Winter
23 Oct 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£168
for 3 nights
From
£56
£296
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
8 night minimum stay
£470
 
 
Hogmany
29 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
9 night minimum stay
£550
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£198
for 3 nights
From
£66
£336
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £60
Pet Fee £15

All bed linen and towels included in price of vacation.
First £10 of electricity included any additional electricity used is charged at supplier rate and collected at end of holiday.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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