Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach or lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
  • Car advised
  • Nearest beach 0.1km

Armadale Cottage is a 2 bedroom semi-detached cottage located within the village of Lochgoilhead. There is an enclosed garden to the front with views overlooking Loch Goil. Just steps away from The Goil Inn where you can enjoy a social drink or good pub grub. There are marked walking trails starting right outside the gate as this is the route of the long distance Cowal Way walk. Near to the bowling green, tennis court and the shore or jetty for fishing in Loch Goil. This is a comfortable base from which to enjoy a relaxing holiday in beautiful surroundings. Ideal for a couple or family. Your pet is welcome. Pet charge - £30. Lochgoilhead has an impressive range of all year activities as well as three locals restaurants and pubs. There is often entertainment in the local pubs and nearby hotel - of course, you can just come and relax, but it is good to have the choice. With flexible arrival days and short breaks allowed all year, no matter what type of holiday you are looking for in the west of Scotland, Armadale is an excellent value-for-money option.

Activity Guide for Lochgoilhead & Area. There is much to do in the area. We are not able to add a link to this listing on Holiday Lettings but get in touch and we will send you the guide including: Local Bike Hire, Fishing & Boat Hire, Lochgoilhead Centre, Argyll Voyageur Canoes, Drimsynie Leisure Centre, Quadmania & Argyll Adventure in Inveraray. All the local activities brought together in one place.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Shoreline on Loch Goil 100 m
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow 73 km, Nearest railway: Tarbet 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 Sea view
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Linen is included and beds are made up for your arrival. Please bring your own towels and dish towels. The cottage is in an ideal location should you want to venture out in the evening for a meal or social drink.

Further details outdoors

Picnic table in the garden. Marked walking trails start from outside the gate and the cottage is on the route of the Cowal Long Distance Path. Wonderful for walking and mountain biking.

The Drimsynie Estate Leisure Centre

There is no doubt that the choice of things available in the area is a major attraction. The Drimsynie Leisure Centre is 1 mile from the village and offers: 25m indoor Swimming Pool, Sauna, Steam Room, Jacuzzi, Gym • Crazy Golf • Indoor Bowls • Snooker • 9-hole loch side Golf Course • Snooker • Badminton • Table Tennis • Children's Indoor Play Area. From Spring 2014 a new range of activities will be added - information to follow. Please note that for bookings made after 6th January 2014 the unlimited leisure pass will not be available. The centre is open to the public and all activities are available on a pay-as-you-go basis.

The Lochgoilhead Centre

If it's outdoor adventure you are looking for the nearby Activity Centre welcomes visitors, subject to availability, to join in with other groups. Please check with them by phoning 01301703217.  Sailing • Orienteering • Rock Climbing • Burn Run • Archery • Jacobs Ladder • Kayaking

Further details

Services of a local agent:

You have the services of our holiday home agent based in Lochgoilhead. With 20+ years' experience you can be assured that if you have any questions, or require any assistance while you are on holiday, our agent is there to help you. Contact details will be included with your confirmation. Make use of his local knowledge and get the most out of your stay in this beautiful part of Scotland.

The Central Scotland/Strathclyde region

This area of Scotland is known as Argyll, and is renowned for its wild and rugged scenery. Peppered with sea and inland lochs and miles of often remote coastline, it is a favourite area for visitors from all over the world.

Driving through the historic towns brings a variety of interesting curio shops, museums, places to eat and visitor attractions. Popular places include the living museum at Inveraray Jail, Inveraray Castle, the underground power station at Loch Awe, take a cruise on Loch Lomond or try Quad Biking at Quadmania overlooking Loch Long.

The area is also renowned for its food and produce, with Loch Fyne Oysters being just half an hour from Lochgoilhead, as well as the microbrewery Fyne Ales where you can visit their tap room and have a brewery tour.

Argyll offers a truly great variety of places to go and things to do.

Lochgoilhead

Email us for a copy of our 17 page Destination Guide for Lochgoilhead. It covers everything you need to know about what is happening in the village as well as activities, restaurants, walks and touring in the area. There is much to tell about this special place. It is updated to make sure all the details are accurate.

Lochgoilhead, although only around an hour's drive from Glasgow, has a remote, relaxed feel to it. Situated within the Loch Lomond National Park, the village is a paradise for walkers, water sport enthusiasts, those who love 'the great outdoors', and those who are just looking for somewhere to crash out!

Due to the fact the village is at the end of the road, there is very little through traffic, couple this with good amenities at the local hotels leisure centre, the village is very popular with young families during the traditional holiday periods. The village has also become popular with retirees, many who visit to enjoy the tranquillity, or have retired to the area, often having enjoyed decades of memorable holidays in the village.

While some never leave the glen during their stay, many use the village as base to explore the west coast, either down through the Kintyre Peninsula, or further west to the Oban area. Just over one hour north is magnificent Glencoe which was the Scottish setting in the latest Bond film, Skyfall, as well parts of the Harry Potter movies.

Whatever your choice, active or relaxed, Lochgoilhead is a wonderful place that often captures the hearts of those who visit.