The Butler's Quarters
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House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
The Butler's Quarters is a unique ground-floor apartment within the magnificent Ardkinglas House. The mansion house stands at the head of Loch Fyne in Cairndow, Argyll. The setting is simply breathtaking; step out of the apartment through your own entrance and look over the beautiful garden and terraces to fabulous views of Loch Fyne and beyond. You will experience the complete freedom of enjoying the spectacular landscape, natural environment, designed gardens and iconic architecture of Ardkinglas.
The accommodation is spacious and beautifully furnished, with a traditional dining kitchen with all the facilities you could need. Relax in the comfortable living room and dining area with a warm and cosy log fire. A lovely room with inspiring views.
There are two bedrooms, sleeping up to five people comfortably, plus a baby; a cot and high chair are available on request. A family bathroom with bath and separate shower. All linen and towels are provided and the kitchen is stocked with the basic storecupboard essentials and fresh milk. Internet access is included.
There are a number of walks on the estate, including access to one of Scotland's Munros, Beinn Bhuidhe (948m). The renowned Ardkinglas Woodland Garden is within strolling distance and entrance to the garden is free to those staying. There's a local pub in the village, and just five minutes away by car is the famous Loch Fyne Oyster Bar and the renowned Fyne Ales brewery. The Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, Inveraray, Oban, the Inner Hebrides and the Cowal Peninsula are all within striking distance.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Glasgow, Nearest railway: Gourock|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
The Argyll and Bute region
Situated on the shores of Loch Fyne in Argyll, against a spectacular background of mountain and forest, Ardkinglas House is an architectural gem. Ardkinglas Woodland Gardens are open all the year round with an outstanding collection of plants and trees, including the tallest tree in Britain! There are several lovely walks throughout the Gardens and the wider estate. The Woodland Garden is open dawn to dusk every day.
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18 Aug 2014
"Charming, with early 1900s feel"
It felt like we were staying somewhere the characters in Downton Abbey would stay! The early 1900s air pervaded everything, from the tilted hallway, to the originally named rooms, to the stunning esta… More
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