Lodge | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Janet and I live on site, next door to our lodges. This enables us to give our guests a personal service. We take great pride in our lodges and are responsive to all of our guests needs. We prepare the lodges for your arrival, are here when you arrive, we show you round your accommodation and are available to assist you if required. All lodges are fully furnished and are equipped to a very high standard.
This lodge comprises a double bedroom and a twin bedroom, a large kitchen/dining/living room, wetroom and outdoor balcony area.The kitchen is fully equipped with an electric hob and oven, fridge, microwave and toaster. There is a separate freezer in the porch.
This lodge is set in the extensive gardens of our own home outside the village of Dervaig with access to a village store, post office and a hotel serving excellent food throughout the day. Dogs are welcome.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Calgary 8 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||750 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Glasgow 200 km, Nearest railway: Oban 60 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
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors||
The kitchen is fully equipped with ceramic electric hob and oven, fridge, microwave and toaster. There is a freezer and washing machine in the porch. The living area contains a 32" LCD colour television, DVD player, sound system and a variety of books, toys, games, CDs and DVDs. The recently refurbished wetroom comprises a heated vinyl floor, washbasin, toilet, electric shower, disabled seat and handrails. All electricity, towels and bedding are included in the tariff.
There is a veranda at the front with patio table and chairs.
The Hebrides/Skye region
The Isle of Mull, said to be the prettiest of all the Hebrides, is a place to unwind, to enjoy peace and tranquility, breathtaking scenery, abundant wildlife and a variety of activities. Having the choice to do as much or as little as you wish is the essence of a good holiday. Some of the options available are:
Take a boat trip to Staffa, The Treshnish Isles or Iona. Climb the island Munro - all 3170 feet of it! Chill out on the white sands of Calgary. Take a wildlife watching trip for your best chance of viewing otters, golden and sea eagles, porpoise, red deer, seals and whales as well as the huge variety of flora and fauna for which Mull is famous.
Go pony trekking, Whale searching and Loch fishing. Spoil a good walk with a round of golf on either of two courses both of which have beautiful settings and panoramic views. Visit Duart Castle, the ancient seat of the Clan MacLean of Mull. Indulge yourselves at the chocolate factory. Discover the Mull of the past at the museum
Enjoy the latest exhibition at An Tobar Arts Centre or maybe catch a concert. Watch a play at the theatre. Visit the distillery, try a wee dram. Browse in craft shops selling goods by local craftsmen. Visit galleries showcasing local artists.
Enjoy a selection of locally sourced real food, e.g. shellfish, local beef, lamb or pork at one of the many eating establishments. Explore the coast (we've got 300 miles, - 480km. of it) much of it wild, rugged, full of surprises, keep an eye to the ocean for many different seabird species and the occasional fin - porpoises, sharks, sunfish, dolphins, whales, including orca are seen occasionally!
Mull is a Mecca for geologists with a great variety of formations from different eras in the formation of the planet.
Are you fascinated by archaeology and history? We have duns, brochs, forts, standing stones, scores of ruined villages, each with a story to tell.
Finally, stories about constant rain and wind in the west of Scotland should be ignored. During May and June we often have near drought conditions and wall to wall sunshine. Sunburn is a risk on Mull, bring the factor 15, but also bring the wellies just in case! If you are looking for peace and tranquillity amongst spectacular scenery with the opportunity to do as you please, then look no further
Isle of Mull
The isle of Mull is home to Duart Castle, seat of the Clan Maclean.
There are many festivals, including Mull Music Festival (last weekend in April), Mull & Iona Wild Life Week (2nd week in May); Mendelssohn on Mull (1st week in July); MacLean Gathering 18-24th June; Mull and iona Food Festival (1st week in September) and Mull Rally (2nd weekend in October) as well as Rugby Sevens, Highland Games, Yachting Week, Agricultural Shows at Bunessan and Salen, a Half Marathon and the local Mod.