About this property
A luxurious, detached holiday property with wood burner, large enclosed gardens and stunning views over the loch and the Paps of Jura.. Ground Floor:
The property is all on the ground floor
Living Room: With wooden floor, wood burner, 32" Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock, loch views and French doors to the garden.
Kitchen: With tiled floor, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: With wooden floor and king size bed.
Bedroom 2: With wooden floor and twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower, bath and toilet.. Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner provided. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack. . Large, enclosed, lawned garden with sitting-out area and furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Wheelchair access. Please note: There is a stream in the garden, 20 yards. . With stunning views over the loch and the Paps of Jura this beautifully presented cottage provides a tranquil retreat from which to explore Kintyre and the islands. It is located within easy reach of Tarbert, the gateway to Kintyre, which offers local shops, pubs and restaurants. Local events include the Brewin Dolphin Scottish Series Yacht Race, Tarbert Music Festival and Tarbert fair. The Kintyre Peninsula is renowned for its rugged beauty and beautiful beaches with The Kintyre Way, a series of walks criss-crossing the peninsula, stretching from Tarbert at the north end of the peninsula, to Machrihanish in the south.
It is an ideal location for exploring the local area including the the village of Skipness with its castle and seafood cabin, the village of Carradale, Campbeltown and Machrihanish with its world-famous golf course and the Mull of Kintyre. Ferries to the islands of Islay, Gigha, Jura and Arran are easily accessed as is the ferry to Ireland from Campbeltown. The ferry to Portavadie, with its stylish marina is only 11 miles away and gives access to the Cowal Peninsula and Dunoon. Wildlife is abundant with red squirrel, sika and roe deer, feral goats and a large variety of birdlife, including red grouse, hen harriers, buzzards and eagles. Machrihanish is also home to the Seabird and Wildlife Observatory. Seals and otters are seen regularly, and whale watching tours are available from Campbeltown in the summer months.
Up to one dog only. There is a stream that runs along the side of the property front and rear 20 yards away. Mobile phone signal at the property is limited, only Vodafone has a good signal. Initial fuel for woodburner included, thereafter available locally at cost.