Enjoying a picturesque rural location and just a short drive from a beach, this lovely detached cottage offers a peaceful Scottish retreat. . Ground Floor:
All on the ground floor: With wooden floor throughout.
Living room: With open fire, 32" Freesat TV, DVD player, CD player and beams.
Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer and beams.
Bedroom 1: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request).
Bedroom 2: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request).
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.. Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Initial fuel for open fire included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack.. Large enclosed, lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. 2 dogs welcome, to be kept on leads at all times (sheep country). Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. . This charming cottage is situated in the quiet village of Kilberry, surrounded by wonderful views across the sea towards Islay, Jura and the island of Gigha. It is a tranquil haven, a cosy place to unwind and to take a breath of clean sea air.
It is the perfect place to relax and escape the city but don’t worry, there is plenty to explore including Templar gravestones, a fabulous coastline where seals, otters and a variety of birds can be seen. In the hills, deer roam and golden eagles soar. There are many activities available nearby including whirlpool watching, sea fishing, bird watching, art trails, horse trekking, mountain biking and island hopping. There’s even a small art gallery next door!
The village of Tarbert can be reached within 30 minutes drive and offers a supermarket, shops, restaurants, coffee shops and a nine hole golf course. Ferries are close by for trips to Islay, Jura and Gigha to the west and to the east, Arran. Further South lies the beautiful sands of Westport Beach, great for surfers. In Campbeltown you will find several famous distilleries and the category A listed Glasgow school Art Nouveau style picture house. Kintyre is home to five golf courses, the most famous of which is the championship course at Macrihanish, with its infamous first hole. Further south is the beautiful Southend and the wild Mull of Kintyre.
From Tarbert, cross Loch Fyne to Portavadie with its swimming pool, spa and restaurant facilities and from there you can explore Tighnabruaich and the Cowal Peninsula, Argyll’s Secret Coast. To the north you will find the town of Lochgilphead, the historic and mystical Kilmartin Glen, Knapdale forest and the Scottish Beaver trail. Walk or cycle the beautiful Crinan Canal or take a trip to Coryvreckan, the third largest whirlpools on the planet. Oban, the gateway to the isles, is also worth a visit. Beach 1 mile. Shop and café (seasonal Easter to October) 1 mile, shop, pub and restaurant 13 miles.
Two of the bedrooms have zip and link beds, which can be made up as singles or doubles, please request at time of booking.
Logs - First basket free of charge, remainder available locally.
There is WiFi in this property. However, it is limited.
This property is located in sheep country, therefore pets must be kept on a lead.Get the full listing »