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Charming holiday home with well-maintained garden | Holly Cottage - Bonawe House, Taynuilt, near Oban
Convenient open-plan living space | Holly Cottage - Bonawe House, Taynuilt, near Oban
  • Cottage
  • Taynuilt, near Oban
  • UK13166

Bonawe House - Holly Cottage

9

out of 10

  • 4

  • 2

  • 1

  • 2

Wifi
Car parking on site
Pub within 1 mile

Whether you are looking to explore or sit back and watch the wildlife, Holly Cottage is perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Ground Floor:
Open plan living space: With wooden floor.
Living area: With 32’’ Freesat TV and DVD player.
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and patio doors leading to sitting-out area.

First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With bunk bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.

Biomass central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Laundry service available on request (at cost).

Sitting-out area. Grounds with woodland (shared with other properties on-site). Electric car charging point. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is an unfenced loch in the grounds.

Close to Loch Etive, in a quiet and secluded location, this spacious cottage makes the ideal holiday base for exploring Argyll. A spacious two-storey cottage, set in the grounds of the fabulous 18th-century Bonawe House, it is close to the small West Highland village of Taynuilt, just 12 miles from Oban.

Holly Cottage occupies the end of the courtyard building of Bonawe House, overlooking Loch Etive and surrounded by mature beech trees and gardens. The house and grounds are situated on the edge of the village of Taynuilt, which is within a 15-minute walk and offers several shops, a café and golf course.

Holly Cottage has been carefully renovated by the owners to offer modern comforts in a traditional cottage setting. A very quiet and private location overlooking the courtyard and the semi-formal gardens. The spacious open plan living space has a patio door from the kitchen area to the rear sitting-out area. The two bedrooms, lovingly furnished and decorated with your comfort in mind. The seating area outside has plenty of outdoor furniture, so you can enjoy dining al fresco or just sitting in the sunshine with a good book. The natural and wooded gardens are shared with the other holiday properties with seating areas in front of the property.

Taynuilt is a busy little village with great transport connections and has a popular village pub serving food, as well as small shops and attractions very nearby. It has a hotel with a bar and restaurant, a general store, post office, butchers, hairdressers, café and a railway station all within a 5-minute walk. The busy little town of Oban, 12 miles, has an array of shops, bars and restaurants. You can catch a short ferry trip to one of the Inner Hebrides, including Mull, Staffa and Iona. This interesting area has an abundance of wildlife with golden eagles, basking sharks, porpoises and otters often seen. Explore ruined castles, beautiful gardens, and sites of historical interest. Visit Bonawe Iron Works, Cruachan Hollow Mountain, Oban Distillery, all nearby. Outdoor activities in the area include walking, cycling, diving, sailing, kayaking, horse riding, golf, mountain biking and fishing. Glencoe and Fort William are easily accessible and also offer mountain biking, climbing and skiing. Further afield, enjoy a day out visiting either Inveraray Jail or Auchindrain Museum. Beach ½ mile. Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant 1 mile.

Features

Coastal within 1 mile

Cot Available - Cot

Dishwasher

Electric Vehicle Charging Point

Golf nearby

Highchair

Internet Connection - Internet Wifi

Parking-designated on site

Pub within 1 mile

Rural

Location

Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00

Pets

  • 2 pets allowed - charges apply

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels

Smoking

  • No smoking, please

Overall holiday experience

Based on 2 reviews

9

out of 10

Value for money

9

Cleanliness

9

Comfort and Equipment

9

Location

9

Local amenities

8.5

Overall rating

9

Laurie

  • Surrey

  • Couple

8

out of 10

14 Jul 2022

stephen

  • Couple

10

out of 10

9 May 2022

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