Cottage | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Seabank farmhouse has a spectacular setting with magnificent loch and mountain views.
Situated near the small village of Benderloch, 9 miles north of Oban on the scenic west coast of Scotland.
Set in its own peaceful, grounds yet only 20 minutes from the harbour town of Oban with restaurants, cafes and shops.(Seafood Capital of Scotland). There is a beach in front of the house which is ideal for launching kayaks.
The area offers great opportunities for most outdoor pursuits including, walking, cycling, climbing ,sailing and sea-kayaking . There is an abundance of wildlife with deer, badgers, otters, seals and many species of bird in the woods behind Seabank and on the shore in front of the house. Please visit our web site at the bottom of the page which has lots of ideas of things to do in this area. Day trips to the islands of Mull, Iona and Staffa are very popular with my guests and May and June are good months to visit when the puffins are ashore on Staffa. Marine wildlife trips also available.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Tralee beach 1.6 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Glasgow Airport 143 km, Nearest railway: Connel 6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Wi-Fi internet access provided.
4 Star graded by Visit Scotland.
5 bright and spacious bedrooms. One double bedroom on ground floor.
Cot and highchair provided
Wood burning stove (logs provided)
Gas central heating and electricity included in price
Large mahogany dining table
Leather sofas in lounge
Fully equipped for up to 10 guests
Large collection of books, maps and information.
Plenty of parking space for 3 cars.
Large Garden with BBQ nad picnic table
|Further details outdoors|
Large garden with outdoor furniture and barbecue.
130 acres of grounds.
Walking trails starting at the back door.
Adjoining Scottish Wildlife Trust Reserve.
Sea Loch in front of Seabank. Shingle beach.
Large playing field for football, rounders etc.
Bicycles can be hired and delivered to the house.
Welcome pack on arrival.Home-made scones, cream and jam!
Met personally by the owner Mrs Sandy Orr.
In addition to Seabank farmhouse there is another property available so please consider Seabank Lodge if the farmhouse is booked for the dates you require.
Seabank Lodge has 4 bedrooms, wheel chair access. One of the downstairs bedrooms has an en suite wheel in entry shower room. Large Hot Tub in the garden with spectacular view.Wi-Fi internet access.
The Scottish Highlands region
The dramatic scenery of the Highlands and the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoor activities are some of the reasons why visitors return many times. The historic castles, the unspoilt landscape, the wildlife, the white sandy beaches, the wonderful walks, the malt whisky, whatever your interests are, there is something for everyone in Argyll.
Nature and Wildlife, Peace and Quiet, an excellent choice of holiday destination.
Winter in the Highlands is also stunning. Snow capped mountains. Cosy log fire!
Benderloch is a small village with a wonderful cafe,restaurant, fish and chips, grocery shop, post office, petrol station and large sandy beach. There is also a forest walk to Ben Lora which has magnificent views over the Firth of Lorne.
The Scottish Sealife and Marine Sanctuary is nearby . Sealife Safaris and marine adventure trips are also available.
The native deciduous woods behind Seabank are part of the Widlife Trust's Shian Reserve. There is an abundance of wildlife, butterflies and wild flowers.
Oban is a busy harbour town where ferries depart for the islands. Mull, Iona and Staffa can be visited on a day trip. Duart Castle and Torosay Castle can also be visited by ferry from Oban. Balamory is a popular day trip for families with young children.
The area is renowned for its seafood and there are excellent restaurants and cafes in and around Oban. There is a lively traditional music scene in Oban.