The Walled garden is a natural suntrap, some 500 yards from the Inner Estate and has unimpeded views to the South looking over Loch Melfort to the distant islands of Scarba and Jura.
17 Mar 2014
Cosy and comfortable accommodation for an early spring break. There is lots to do on the resort and in the surrounding area. Plenty for children to do as well with a pool,tennis court and lots of out… More
The Walled Garden is a natural suntrap, some 500 yards from the Inner Estate and has unimpeded views to the South looking over Loch Melfort to the distant islands of Scarba and Jura. …see more
22 Sep 2014
"A perfect location and very lucky with "Indian Summer" weather"
Spent 13 -20th September in this holiday cottage with son and his wife and Grandson age 6 months. We had a lovely time , the weather was perfect, cottage warm, clean and comfortable although may n… More
This single storey self catering cottage was formally the old potting shed at Melfort, more recently the Estate Office! It is situated in a secluded position in its own garden ground. …see more
28 Jul 2014
"a well run holiday village"
We stayed as an extended family for a week in Garden cottage. It was very clean well equipped and comfortable.It would benefit from a washingmashine and a fully fenced garden. The staff were all v… More
A lovely welcoming, stone-built cottage, the Old Haybarn forms the remaining part of old stable yard which has been landscaped into a quadrangle garden flanked on the other two sides by the Stables and Melfort Cottages. …see more
4 Sep 2014
"Not 4 star accomodation"
Stayed at the Old Haybarn , nice setting, accomadation is in need of upgrading, rips in 2 seater sofa, and armchair, which is not acceptable.… More
This small two bedroomed self catering cottage lies on the north end of the Old Haybarn, and its accommodation comprises of a downstairs kitchen, dining area and sitting room, facing west on to the old stable yard; …see more
5 Sep 2014
We had a glorious time in Haybarn Cottage. Our dog Ruby came too and thoroughly enjoyed the huge doggy field, the walks, the burns and the beach, then back home to her bed in a comfy cosy house. We en… More
Stone-built, with unusual arched windows overlooking the shared quadrangle garden and with views to the Melfort Hills beyond. These fine cottages were once known as the Court of Offices, but more recently were the home of the estate's Highland ponies. …see more
Stone-built with upstairs living area and bedrooms downstairs. These fine cottages were once known as the Court of Offices, but more recently were the home of the estate's Highland ponies.
Fantastic views over the quadrangle garden and to the Melfort hills beyond. …see more
The Cooperage Apartments lie at the Western end of the Gunpowder House. They have the original thick stone built walls but are light and airy with fantastic views to the Melfort Hills. Close to the Play Park and Facilities, they are ideal for families. …see more
A spacious and welcoming, stone-built cottage, set in a secluded corner of Melfort with a large triangle of garden (shared with Melfort Cottage). The rear of the building leads on to the old stable yard which has been landscaped into a quadrangle garden. …see more
7 Aug 2013
"Perfect holiday in lovely location"
.The cottage was equipped to a very high standard . I would have liked a tv in the downstairs kitchen.We went to the folk evening and enjoyed a beautiful meal.We had perfect weather when the rest of t… More
Great to hear how much you enjoyed your holiday at Melfort Village! Currently the Walled Garden and Pier Cottages have two TV's but you will be pleased to know that we plan to equip all of our larger cottages with a second TV later this year.
Stone-built, spacious and airy, the Cooperage Apartments lie at the Western end of the Gunpowder House, in the very heart of Melfort Village, close to all facilities.
Fantastic views over the grounds and to the Melfort Hills beyond. …see more
This stone-built cottage with its unusual curved wall, is in the very centre of the estate and 150 years ago the building was used as a small weighbridge for the gunpowder railway hoppers that passed by the building on their way down to the Pier. …see more
Lovely Beechwood House enjoys fantastic views over the Estate from an elevated position on the hillside, below the Beech woods of Melfort. Spacious family cottage with two bedrooms, open-plan sitting room, kitchen, dining area. Fantastic facilities included in rental! …see more
The Blacksmith's self catering cottage lies on the banks of the River Oude and is in an idyllic setting close by the tennis court and stables. It has its own secluded garden (fenced to the water's edge).
These cottages lie outside the main estate in front of the Home Farm and are only 50 yards from the River Oude, by the bridge leading to the front gates of the estate. This large stone building comprises the three cottages and has a large shared rear garden.
Ideally located, these cottages are only 50ft from the edge of Fearnach Bay and have a marvellous view south east across Melfort Pier. They are built of locally quarried stone and the two cottages lie adjacent to each other with their own large gardens and car parking. …see more
Ideally located, these cottages are only 50ft from the edge of Fearnach Bay and have a marvellous view south east across Melfort Pier. They are built of locally quarried stone and the two cottages lie adjacent to each other with their own large gardens and car parking
The Estate is ideal for people who love the indoors as much as the outdoors - there are plenty of beautiful walks, fishing on the Estate as well as nearby and golf clubs, horse-riding, wildlife photography and two skiing resorts under an hour drive away. All the propert …see more
Ormidale House Estate is a fantastic four star facility for large private groups. We can sleep 77 in 33 bedrooms in four houses. One of the best places for parties, ceremonies and celebrations in the West of Scotland. Swimming pool, 3 hot tubs, tennis court, 22 acres. …see more
28 May 2014
"Wonderful Hen Weekend"
24 of us had a great weekend at Ormidale House for my daughters 'Hen Weekend'. The house caters very well for 20+ people and the bedroom selection was fun. The kitchen and dining room were f… More
9 Sep 2013
"Perfect place for a large gathering of friends to relax and have fun!"
We stayed in the Mill house of Ormidale House estate, and it was absolutely perfect for what we were after- a place that a large group (20) of us could relax, have fun and enjoy the countryside togeth… More
we are delighted to hear you appreciated the place and we love hearing words like perfect, gorgeous and fabulous!!! we cant please all the people all the time but it is great that at the end of a season we still have everything in good enough nick to impress your group. the staff love the comments about themselves, to!!!!
1 Aug 2013
"Great few days"
We had a greeat time at the Ormidale estate. There was loads to do during the day and plenty of space to relax at night. The site caretakers were very helpful and helped us at every opportunity. I par… More
I am so glad you enjoyed it - thanks for taking the time to post a review. Most of our guests are similarly impressed but don't bother writing anything so the occasional carp gets undue prominence. We really hope you'll come again.
A large, beautifully restored and luxurious 17th century house with 22 acres of private gardens, in stunning scenery. Hot tub, swimming pool, sauna, tennis court, etc. A party or wedding venue, or a holiday home for up to 35 guests - with 20 extra rooms for extras! …see more
10 Feb 2015
"Beautiful house & incredible location!"
We stayed at Ormindale House over a long weekend for my birthday this January, where had the most wonderful trip. 26 of us flew up from London, Bristol, Cornwall and the Cotswolds and descended on the… More
12 Aug 2014
"Fabulous House and Stunning Location"
We booked the house for a hen weekend and it was absolutely perfect. We were a party of 24 adults and the house accommodated us all very comfortably with room to spare. The bedrooms are lovely and t… More
Thank you so much for the kind words. The staff work so hard to make everyone's stay just as perfect as it can be - it is lovely when it is appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again soon.
16 Jul 2014
"Excellent all round- unbeatable location"
We stayed for a best friends hen weekend and it was flawless. We stayed in the millhouse. The place is perfect- easy checkin, Ian in particular was extremely helpful and laid back. Huge common area wh… More
It is lovely to hear such fulsome unsolicited praise. We do try very hard to merit five star reviews and it is a pleasure for us to read them. (And helpful for future guests, as they try and assess us against the competition!!)
The Old Barn is a great 7 bedroom house for those who want a stylish, attractive, luxurious base for an active holiday in stunning scenery. With full SKY, a six person hot tub and a sauna, a swimming pool and tennis court, it is also great for a lazy week or weekend. …see more
27 Apr 2014
"Customer service & cleanliness of The Old Barn were second to none!"
We decided to book 7 nights away at The Old Barn in March 2014. After reading some of the reviews we were slightly apprehensive. On arrival that changed from apprehension to excitement for our pendin… More
12 Mar 2013
My friends an I stayed in the old barn for a weekend in February and had a great time. The living area was spacious and comfy. The kitchen was well equipped with everything we needed and there was ple… More
Thanks so much. Even at a time when we had some difficulties with staff we were still delivering a 5 out of 5 experience to some guests.
30 Oct 2014
"Great weekend, fantastic accommodation!"
Our group of friends including myself had an absolutely fantastic time staying at the Old Barn and Garden Cottage in September. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and the weather was the cherry on top of… More
•High quality linen and towels
•Contemporary finish to a very high standard
•5 minutes walk from Fort William town centre
•Free access to private pool, Jacuzzi / sauna-steam and gym
•High chair and cot available on request
•Free High Spee …see more
28 Feb 2015
The apartment is a 2 minute walk to the main street of Fort William and a short drive to great walks and outdoor activities, so in a very good location. It is furnished to a very high standard and the… More