House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 7
Set back in a small hamlet 2 miles from Benderloch, 12 miles from Oban Grove Cottage is a haven of peace and tranquillity which enjoys wonderful views of the fields, mountains beyond and of course the beautiful and breath taking Barcaldine Forest which we are surrounded by. Literally 20 steps from the front garden takes you into one of Argyll's' breath taking forests – Baracaldine Forest. Barcaldine Forest area sits on the seaboard of North Argyll overlooking the Firth of Lorne, with views to the Morvern penninsula, the Isles of Mull and Lismore. Cycle routes and footpaths allow you to explore the forest with wonderful way marked walks and trails at Sutherland's Grove and Beinn Lora.
The spectacular surrounding area boasts many outdoor pursuits such as hill walking, cycling (bike hire can be delivered to the house), fishing, golfing and the Scottish Sea Life Sanctuary is only one mile from the house. Glencoe – a popular spot with walkers, winter sport enthusiasts and mountaineers is only a short drive. Oban, the popular west coast resort has excellent facilities such as distillery tours, cinema, leisure centre and a wide variety of shops, restaurants and pubs with evening entertainment. Oban known as 'The Gateway to the Islands' offers regular ferry services and day trips to the local islands such as Mull, Iona and Coll or one of the smaller boats can take you out to view the wonderful wildlife. For the more adventurous 'Seafari' trips on high speed boats is an experience of a lifetime and one you will never forget.
The house is attractively furnished, fresh and well maintained. Large garden to the front and rear to relax and enjoy the views, private driveway for 2 cars. 2 double bedrooms and one twin with a fold down bed for triple occupancy. Ample room in the double rooms for travel cots. Upstairs bathroom with bath, electric shower and an additional power shower cubicle. Downstairs toilet. Open plan sitting room/dining area.
Cooking and heating by gas. Fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing maching, tumble dryer, microwave, flatscreen television with DVD (freeview box). Rent inclusive of electricity although may be topped up on a key.
Bed linen and towels provided.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|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||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 7, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Swing set|