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Cottage With Seaviews, Garden, Parking. WIFI Disabled Access. Pets Welcome

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Cottage in Rothesay, Isle of Bute, Strathclyde (Inc. Islands), Scotland - Peaceful Location Within Easy Walking Distance Of Town Centre, A Few Paces To Sea Front

Bogany Cottage - situated on the beautiful island of Bute is a recently built, two bedroom cottage that sleeps 4. Situated just off the shore road, within easy walking distance of Rothesay centre. The island has a great deal of amazing scenery, beautiful beaches, wildlife, walking, golf, sailing, fishing and of course relaxation. There are stunning sea views from the cottage towards Port Bannatyne and the Kyles of Bute, although a car is not necessary it is an advantage to explore the beautiful scenery and attractions that this island has to offer. The cottage was built approximately 4 years ago and is approached via its own gates and provides a large private parking area in front of the property, There is disabled access directly from the car to the front door. There is a large, secure garden, great for children and pets and also for that summer barbecue!! The interior has under floor gas heating with independent thermostats in each room. The sitting room/kitchen is open plan with a central log burner (logs will be provided for 2 nights) and vaulted ceiling which gives a light and yet cosy feel with comfortable seating, a television and DVD player. The kitchen is equipped to a very high standard with fully integrated appliances, including fridge/freezer, oven and hob and washing machine. A welcome pack will be included for your arrival. There are two double bedrooms, one with king size bed and the second with twin beds. Fully equipped bathroom with bath and shower over. Luxury bed linen and towels are provided, plus a weekly cleaning service for guest staying for more than one week. We welcome pets with prior arrangement with ourselves.

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Calendar last updated:
24 May, 2018

About Helen

Helen and Allison are mother and daughter, we live on the island and have recently purchased Bogany Cottage. We have really enjoyed spending time and effort furnishing it to a very high standard. We shall be managing the holiday lettings ourselves and will be on hand to make sure that our clients have a holiday to remember.

Helen purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Helen chose Isle of Bute

We fell in love with everything about the cottage from its location to the lay- out internally. The location is great, quiet and within easy walking distance of the centre of Rothesay. The views are excellent and it is well situated for exploring the island.

What makes this cottage unique

The cottage is warm and cosy. The under-floor heating is very efficient with individual thermostats in every room, there is also the advantage of the log burner. The combined sitting room and kitchen, with vaulted ceiling, make this a very sociable arrangement. Good sized, fully enclosed garden is excellent for outside dining in the summer and very child friendly. There is ample private parking for several cars.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Isle of Bute in Argyll and Bute

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • town
  • waterfront
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with bath and shower over, hand wash basin, WC and bathroom cabinet. Luxury towels are provided.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Tow double bedrooms, one with king size bed and the second bedroom with twin beds. Both have luxury bedlinen and a hair dryer is provided.
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
Outside: Large, private, secure garden with sea views, garden furniture, ideal for a summer barbecue. Log store. Main parking area is gravelled with ample space for several cars. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen, towels, tea towels and cleaning equipment is provided plus a weekly cleaning service for guests staying for more than one week. Additional cleaning can be provided at extra cost. Other: Entrance Hall with cloaks/storage cupboard, external sensor lighting


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Cottage With Seaviews, Garden, Parking. WIFI Disabled Access. Pets Welcome
average rating of 4.551724 based on 29 reviews

Bogany cottage tranquil retreat

  • 4 of 5

Lovely cottage very quiet & peaceful

Well situated for walk to centre

Adequate appliances etc

Already recommended to family and friends

  • Review Submitted: 19-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
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Revisit to Rothesay

  • 4 of 5

Excellent cottage. Well appointed and great for either families or 4-adults. The property however did need a good "deep" clean. Skirting boards were dusty and the were several cobwebs in the higher parts of the property. This however didn't distract from our mini-break.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice accommodation with great views.

  • 4 of 5

Very nice and clean with beautiful views over Rothesay Bay.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
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Bank holiday weekend - Lovely stay

  • 5 of 5

Myself, husband and our dog stayed here during the long easter weekend. The cottage was a 2 minute drive from the ferry terminal & Helen the owner was there to meet & greet us. It was a lovely little cottage with a great enclosed garden for our pup to run around. The log fire was a nice extra touch although we never used it - the underfloor heating was sufficient for us. The bedrooms were a decent size & the kitchen living room area had everything you needed for a self catering holiday. We found it very cozy & enjoyed chilling infront of the TV after touring the island that day. I would definitely return to Bogany Cottage if we were in Rothesay again. Thanks for a lovely stay!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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A perfect place for our few days away on the Isle of Bute

  • 5 of 5

Spot on!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
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Great little cottage, fantastic location close to town, great views, beachfront a stones throw away.

  • 4 of 5

Ideal for a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of working life, only a 30 minute ferry ride to peace and tranquility. Took our 3 dogs for their first holiday of 2018, plenty of walks and great scenery. Shops and local amenities only a 10 minute walk away, close to the ferry and easy to find. House very clean and tidy, beautiful kitchen / diner / living room, 2 great bedrooms and underfloor heating makes it a cosy return in the cold winter months.. A great base to visit the area via the ferry at the west of the island if you fancy a few days out or just chill with a book and the view across the bay. We would definitely return again..

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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There are many beautiful beaches on the island with abundant wildlife.


The island is easily accessible via ferry from Wymmes Bay to Rothesay. Glasgow is approximately 45 minutes from the ferry terminal at Wymmes Bay. There are train connections from the ferry terminal to Glasgow. There is a good network of bus services around the island


Rothesay is within easy walking distance, to visit the islands attractions there are regular bus services.

Further Details:

The town centre of Rothesay, with restaurants, bars, shops etc. is within easy walking distance. Mount Stuart the ancestral home of the Marquis of Bute is approximately 2.5 miles. Rothesay Castle, Bute Museum, the ruins of St. Blanes Church are just a few of the many attractions the island the island has to offer.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Isle of Bute, United Kingdom

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
mid season
29 Mar 2018 - 27 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
high season
28 Jun 2018 - 29 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
mid season
30 Aug 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
low season
1 Nov 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
high season
20 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £100
Pet Fee £5

Booking Notes:
Bogany Cottage is available for holiday rentals either on a weekly basis or nightly with a minimum stay of two nights. £100 deposit is required at the time of booking and the balance to be paid 21 days prior to the date booked. Dogs are welcome, by prior arrangement with the owners at a charge of £5 per night per dog, a maximum of two dogs please enquire before booking.

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Notes on prices:
Prices start from £75.00 per night - two nights minimum stay

Owner'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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