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The Old Nunnery

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House / 9 bedrooms / sleeps 24

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House / 9 bedrooms / sleeps 24

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

A Victorian sea front house with outstanding scenery and panoramic views of the Firth of Clyde, Islands of Arran, Cumbrae, and Bute....and a hot tub with the best views in Scotland!Formally a Bishops home, a convent and a religious retreat - now it's really a heavenly experience for your special occasion!Fantastic offer of complimentary 6 course dining for one evening as well as spa treatments for weekend only stays. Great after a dip in the private hot tub (with built in music system and mood lights).This 9 bedroom house is situated in Skelmorlie, North Ayrshire. Within 4 miles and short drive of the lively tourist town of Largs, a popular seaside resort, hosting all leisure activities, whether it be a choice of 2 Golf courses, a variety of all water sports including diving & sailing (2 marinas locally), nature watching, cycling, hill or beach side promenade walking and shopping. There are also numerous bars and restaurants in Largs and children's entertainment facilities, Kelburn Country Park , arcades, crazy golf, Vikingar etc.The house is right on the sea front with a bus stop outside the front door and comprises on the first floor 9 bedrooms.Bedroom 1 - super king 4 poster and double sofa bed (sea views)Bedroom 2 - 2 double beds (sea view)Bedroom 3 - 2 single beds (sea view)Bedroom 4 - 3 single beds (sea view)Bedroom 5 - 1 single bed, 1 double bed (garden view)Bedroom 6 - 2 single beds (sea view)Bedroom 7 - double bed (garden view)Bedroom 8 - double bed (garden view)Bedroom 9 - 2 single beds (1 a guest bed)On the first floor with bedrooms is 3 shower rooms, (2 with toilets). On the ground floor there is a lounge with 3 sofas, library with pool table and 2 sofas, large kitchen and separate dining room, therapy room and and extra toilet as well as an extra shower room, again with toilet.There is also a large lawn area suitable for a marquee and lots of parking.The house is fully equipped and has everything you need for a perfect holiday break - Egyptian cotton bedding and towels, toiletries, Plasma TV with playstation 3, WiFI, subscription to Netflix, Sound system, you name it. What's more included in the weekend only inclusive spa and treatment package is:Spa treatments (facials, massages,hot stones, holistic therapy etc)In-house 6 course dining for one night Use of hot tub (except during dining)Both the treatments and dining are carried out on in the house. There is 7 hours of therapist time included with treatments lasting 30 mins or 45 mins, which allows you to mix and match according to your size of group. For weekend only bookings, the treatments are usually carried out Fridays between 3pm and 10pm, sometimes with 2 therapists. Extra treatments can be purchased. Dining is provided on the Saturday night at 730pm. Information brochures will be sent to you following requests for information. Special midweek rate of £99 per person including champagne afternoon tea, a 30 minute treatment and 2 nights in the old nunnery.

Size Sleeps up to 24, 9 bedrooms
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach 0.1 100 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 200 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow 30 km, Nearest railway: wemyss bay or gourock 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 9 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 5 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, King Beds (1), Double beds (5), Single beds (11), Dining seats for 24, Lounge seats for 12
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The North Ayrshire region

North Ayrshire but few minutes walk from Wemyss Bay

Largs

great for walking, sailing, shopping

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