Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

Edwardian country house renovated 2012. Enter through impressive vestibule to grand staircase leading to private suites. Kilchurn 2 has 2 bedrooms, 1 twin, 1 double. Both are tastefully decorated and furnished with fully tiled en-suites and walk-in wardrobes. An extra bed can be added for a child. Large fully fitted kitchen/lounge beautifully furnished. Great views. Ideal for couples or families.

This suite is located in a stunning area of natural beauty. The suite looks directly onto Kilchurn castle and Loch Awe and has open views to Ben Lui. Local activities include : Walking,:Ben Cruachan is behind the house,;Glen walking in Glen Orchy, Glen Noe, Glen Strae: Fishing in Loch Awe and the River Orchy: Cycling in the Glens: Golf 3 minutes away in Dalmally. Oban 30 minutes by Car: Inverary 20 minutes by car.

Local pub. Boat Hire at Ardbrecknish. great family day outings in the area eg Quad biking at Inverary, Ice Factor at Kinlochleven, Mountain Gondola at Fort William, Karting at Tralee Bay, town and city visits by Car. Selection of excellent restaurants in the area by car. Easy access to Oban & Glasgow for shopping from train station 5 minutes walking from Carraig Thura

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites
Nearest beach Tralee 40 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 300 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow 100 km, Nearest railway: Loch Awe 200 m
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, Staffed property
General Central heating, TV, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

This is an impressive Edwardian property with all new modern facilities within the suite. Access to the suite is by private entrance to refurbished period Edwardian staircase and hall.

Further details outdoors

There are extensive grounds (4 acres) with outdoor seating and BBQ facilities available. Access to the suite is by private entrance to refurbished period Edwardian staircase and hall.

A games room with pool table, table tennis, table football and board games is found in the courtyard area of the house.

Further details

Suitable for families with children, groups of friends and also for couples seeking a high quality break in the West Highlands

The Argyll and Bute region

Argyll & Bute is a fine mix of mountain and coast. One of the most prominent mountains, Ben Cruachan, is located behind the suite. There are loads of opportunities for walking and outdoor activities. The major towns all have excellent restaurants and seafood. There are outstanding country house restaurants eg Ardenaseig within 35-40 minutes driving time.

Very good access to the islands via Oban. Central access to Stirling & Perth. Easy train access to Glasgow. Argyll is also home to many fine castles and historic monuments. Families will not be at a loss for indoor activity Eg Swimming pools, leisure centres and other activities

Loch Awe

Duncan Ban Macintyres monument. Kilchurn Castle, Cruachan Power Station (The Hollow Mountain), The Ice Factor at Kinlochleven, The Gondola Aonach Mor, Inverary Castle home of the Duke of Argyll, Inverary Jail. Magnificent Glencoe. Walking and skiing at the White Corries. Mountain biking locally and in Loch Etive. Inverawe Smokery (suppliers to the Queen) Loch Etive cruises. Cycle route from Connel to Ballachulish (Part of the national cycle route) Nature reserve at Ben Lawyers.

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. Whisky tasting at the Green Welly stop in Tyndrum. Loch Fyne Hotel - swimming pool, sauna & steam room. Dalmally Agricultural Show (first Saturday in September). St Conans Kirk & Dalmally Kirk. Lochawe Hotel (made famous in "The 39 Steps")

Local shop in Dalmally and Lochawe (fishing permits). Local pub in Loch Awe village.