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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 7 reviews

Red Squirrel Cabin

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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 7 reviews

Very Good 4.5/5 

from £50 /night

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Spectacular views over Loch Awe and mountains beyond

Log cabin / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Log cabin / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Red Squirrel Cabin has a wealth of character and charm and provides a true log cabin experience. Cabin is situated in an elevated position with stunning views over open meadows, beautiful Loch Awe and the hills beyond. It has a Visit Scotland 3 star rating

The accommodation consists of open plan Lounge, dining area & kitchen, double bedroom, twin bedroom, double bunk room and family shower room.

The lounge / dining area, which has a high vaulted ceiling, has satellite TV, DVD, Hi Fi (via TV & DVD), sofa, easy chairs, dining table for six and a lovely wood burning stove. Loch elevation is mainly glazed, to maximise the stunning view, with French windows opening onto a raised veranda area.

Wifi available at extra cost of £30 per week or £15 per short break (4 nights max)

The kitchen area is well equipped, with cooker, fridge (with freezer compartment), microwave, toaster, kettle and all necessary utensils, crockery & cutlery.

Shower room is tastefully finished and has electric showers, wash basin, toilet and shaver point.

Bedroom 1 is a first floor mezzanine room with views over the loch. It has double bed, wardrobe / clothes storage and bed side table.

Bedroom 2 has twin beds, wardrobe / clothes storage and bed side cabinet.

Bedroom 3 has two bunk beds, wardrobe / clothes storage.

Outside there is parking for 2 cars, an elevated veranda with garden furniture, including picnic table a BBQ area and grassed area. The cabin provides privacy and is bordered by a large open meadow on which children can play safely, while being watched over from the living area.

The cabin is timber lined throughout, double glazed, highly insulated, well heated and suitable for year round use. It provides a balance of luxury and comfort while maintaining the character, charm & feel of a true log cabin in a quiet forest location.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Loch Beach 250 m
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow 120 km, Nearest railway: Taynuilt 23 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
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (4), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river
Access Parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Cots and high chairs available on request.

Coin operated laundry on site

Further details outdoors

There is a boat hire facility available in Dalavich Village (adjacent to site) and launching facility on site.

There is a bar / restaurant adjacent to site and Cafe / shop / post office in the village.

Fishing in designated areas and anywhere on Loch Awe from a boat is permissible for all guests.

Bike hire available on site

About this location

The Argyll and Bute region

A beautiful, unspoiled part of Scotland with access to the west coast & Isles. A fabulous location for those who love the great outdoors with an abundance of breathtaking scenery & wildlife on offer.


Oban is the gateway to the western isles and some of the most spectacular scenery in Scotland. There are many interesting places to visit, to follow are just a few:

- Ferries sail to Mull, Iona, Staffa & Colonsay from Oban.

- Cruachan hollow mountain power station.

- Oban Sea Life Centre

- Loch cruises and sea plane flights.

- Many local gardens and castles.

- Oban Distillery Tour.

- Loch Lomond.

- Fort William & Ben Nevis.

- Glencoe.

- Inverary castle and jail.

- Kilmartin Hall & Archaeological centre.

- Seafari wildlife and whale watching trips.

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Review 1-7 of 7

21 Jul 2014


"Fantastic Stay - A home from home"

Lovely Loch View Cabin, beautiful setting and so relaxing!!!! Well worth the journey!!Lots of room in the cabin, three spacious bedrooms, a kitchen and a loch view living room, what a way to wake up i… More

9 Jun 2014



Me and my friends only went for four days. But it was the best four days. If you want somewhere quiet and peaceful then this is the place to go. The boys loved that they could go fishing when they hir… More

1 Sep 2013


"Lovely and relaxing"

Lovely cabins, well run and kept clean and tidy.Great area for the cabins - peaceful, plenty of open green areas surrounding all the cabins.Only minor points are (and are out of the control of the own… More

15 Mar 2013


"Weekend away"

This property was reccommended to us by a group of friends that stayed there before christmas. A group of 6 of us, students, travelled up and were delighted with our stay. A lovely cabin, ideal size a… More

12 Nov 2012


"Perfect Getaway"

My partner and I thoroughly enjoyed our week in the log cabins Dalavich. The accomodation was perfect and the views of the Loch were stunning. We wanted a relaxing break with our doggies and a log fir… More

4 Nov 2012


"Nice place in the middle of no were"

You need buy everything what You need before You get there, cos nearest off licence shop is 14-16 miles away Local shop offers only basic supplies like bred milk and butter Other than that it was very… More

27 Oct 2012


"Lovely cabin,wood burner on cold night and games galore!"

Cabin facilities were great, kids loved games,books and playing field out front. Would be helpful to have forestry leaflets for all the walks and cycle routes there are loads in immediate vicinity.… More

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