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Millport Beach Apartment (Stuart St) – Home 6670131 Apartment

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  • 3 nights min stay

Millport Beach Apartment (Stuart St) – Home 6670131

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  • Apartment
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  • 3 nights min stay

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 4

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

Beautiful two bedroom newly furnished and decorated luxury flat In Millport right on the beach being let for the first time. Overlooking the beach with spectacular sea views of wee Cumbrae, the Clyde Coast and Arran, this second floor flat has two double bedrooms, a large living area, separate kitchen and bathroom with shower. The property is in a great location above The Ritz Cafe right across from the beach. harbour and one minute walk from the bus stop at the Quay Head. On the second floor of a traditional building, the property is very well equipped with little luxuries like egyptian cotton 600 thread count bed linen and big fluffy towels. Perfect for families and couples. Living area - Flat screen colour TV with Freeview (including children's channels) and DVD player, two sofas with seating for four people, dining table and four chairs. Great sea views. Kitchen - well quipped kitchen with microwave, fan assisted oven, ceramic hob, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster. Master

Beautiful two bedroom newly furnished and decorated luxury flat In Millport right on the beach being let for the first time. Overlooking the beach with spectacular sea views of wee Cumbrae, the Clyde Coast and Arran, this second floor flat has two double bedrooms, a large living area, separate kitchen and bathroom with shower. The property is in a great location above The Ritz Cafe right across from the beach. harbour and one minute walk from the bus stop at the Quay Head. On the second floor of a traditional building, the property is very well equipped with little luxuries like egyptian cotton 600 thread count bed linen and big fluffy towels. Perfect for families and couples. Living area - Flat screen colour TV with Freeview (including children's channels) and DVD player, two sofas with seating for four people, dining table and four chairs. Great sea views. Kitchen - well quipped kitchen with microwave, fan assisted oven, ceramic hob, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster. Master Bedroom - King size bed with memory foam mattress, 600 thread count bed linen Beach Bedroom - double bed, wardrobe/chest of drawers, 600 thread count bed linen. Great view of beach, harbour, pier and coastline. Bathroom - white bathroom with electric shower and screen. Also included - high chair, iron and ironing board and garden at the back of the property with drying green and washing line. Sorry, no pets, stag/hen parties or smokers. Prices include cleaning, bed linen, towels and electricity..

Location description from owner

The North Ayrshire region

Millport is a very nostalgic town on the Isle of Cumbrae. Although less than 10 mins by ferry from the Scottish mainland, being on Millport is like stepping back in time, with great beach access and lots of traditional seaside fun.

Scotland's most accessible island can be reached in just over 8 minutes from the Ayrshire town of Largs, and just over 60 minutes from Glasgow by car, bus or train.

You'll discover a world that time forgot; safe clean sandy beaches and rock pools; strolling along a prom; relaxing with great views; eating out in cafes, pubs and restaurants; just unwinding and letting the world go by.

The island benefits from its own microclimate thanks to the Gulf stream, often basking in sunshine when it's raining in Glasgow!

Millport has the UK's smallest cathedral, the house with the smallest frontage, a world famous Marine Research Station, over 1000 bikes for hire, ferry crossings every 15 min in the summer, a good variety of shops, indoor and outdoor amusements, children's trampolines, old fashioned boat swings and much, much more.

The highest point on Cumbrae provides unrivalled views of the Clyde coastline and on a clear day you can see the mountains of Jura.

Holiday history

Millport, along with Rothesay on the Isle of Bute, is famous with generations of daytrippers from Glasgow as one of the resorts visited going "doon the watter" (down the water), meaning taking a trip aboard a River Clyde paddle steamer. It is still possible to experience a traditional day out courtesy of the Waverley Paddle Steamer which calls at Millport twice a week during the summer.

Retail therapy

For a town of its size, Millport is very well served by shops. Amongst the shops available are newsagents, grocers, craft and gift shops, clothes shops, electrical and hardware stores. There are three cycle hire shops, with several hundred bicycles between them as cycling round the island (10.5 miles) is a very popular pastime.

Eating out

There are several good restaurants (inlcuding Italian, Scottish and Chinese) and a great chip shop.

Tourist info

The Cathedral of the Isles of the Scottish Episcopal Church, completed in 1851 and which seats only 100 people, is the smallest cathedral in Great Britain and perhaps Europe.

Millport has an 18-hole golf course and bowling green, both with spectacular views over the Arran hills. Other recreational facilities include a crazy golf course and two football pitches, one at either end of the town. For fishing, there are two fresh water reservoirs beside the golf course where fly fishing is available and excellent sea fishing, primarily for mackerel, is available. The best place for this is from the rocks at Farland Point, just inside the town limits.

The town has hosted a Country and Western Festival in September for the past 19 years, and a fireworks display is held during September Weekend. Millport has the world's narrowest house, The Wedge which at its front, measures just 47 inches or 1.19 metres. The house is 22 feet long by 11 feet wide at its widest point.[7]

Millport Bay contains a number of free-to-use visitor moorings, and is a popular destination for sailors in the summer. There is a small boat yard at the western end of the town.

The library also provides free wifi access.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Super King Beds, 1 Double Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Shared garden
  • Sea view
  • Bicycles available
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
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About the owner

Julie M
Response rate:
90%
Calendar updated::
06 Feb 2017
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


This Apartment has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 4. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 27 Jun 2015. Located in Great Cumbrae, it has 3 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £350 to £595.

The Owner has a response rate of 90% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 06 Feb 2017.

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