Barr na Criche Cottage (Self Catering Cottage) is peacefully situated a two minute walk from Barr na Criche House (a separate Bed & Breakfast), with views to West Loch Tarbert and Kintyre.
The cottage has one double bedroom and one twin bedroom, both with built in wardrobes. The twin room has furniture which was used by the Olympic Athlete's at the London 2012 Olympic Village, you never know which famous Gold medalist may have slept on them before! The bathroom is between the two bedrooms and has a lovely old fashioned cast iron bath and a walk-in shower. The spacious hall way leads to the utility room which has a washing machine and there is a tumble drier up at the main house which is available for guests use. The kitchen is well equipped and includes an electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and plenty storage room. The archway leads through to the spacious lounge/dining room. The wood burning stove burns wood and peat which is included in the price of your stay. Satellite TV and a DVD player are available as well as a large range of books and games.
The separate B&B at Barr na Criche House is a two minute walk away. The large en suite B&B room can be set as a twin, double or an extra bed can be added for a third person. This is a delightful room which opens out onto the balcony from where you can sit and watch the world go by, with views of the West Loch and Islay ferry as it sails by several times a day. The en suite bathroom has a walk-in shower and large bath, and guests are given a hearty breakfast served from a table beside the picture window with wonderful views, across from the balcony.
There is plenty of walking in the area, the fishing village of Tarbert is nine miles away and a little further are the terminals for catching day trips on the Caledonian MacBrayne ferries to the Islands of Gigha, Arran or Islay & Jura. You might just wish to relax down at the sea, a ten minute walk from the cottage, in your own Beach Hut which is well equipped for BBQ's, bucket & spade ventures etc., The well known Kilberry Inn is four miles from the cottage, serving the most delicious gourmet meals. Pet lambs, Treacle the shetland and Peanut the pony graze nearby. A great base for a family holiday.
Linen, towels and electricity are included in the price.
Three night short breaks are available between November and March (excluding Christmas & New Year) however, always ask for availability if unsure.