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Cnocaruan - Coastal Cottage on Loch Etive's shore

SuperhostConnel, Scotland, United Kingdom
Entire cottage hosted by Gabriella & George
4 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bathroom

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Fancy some Lochside living for your holiday?
Loch side cottage full of period charm for 4 just outside Oban.
The cottage has lots of original features with open fires and lovely views over the Falls of Lora and Loch Etive.
We regularly spot seals from the house and if you are in luck; otters!

We look forward to welcoming you to our part of Scotland!

The space
Cnocaruan is the perfect coastal cottage for exploring all Argyll has to offer in scenery, wildlife and history.
You will have grey seals, herons, oyster catchers, cormorants, otters and canoeists for company.
Semi detached cottage with cosy living room that has an open fireplace, leather Chesterfield suite and Freeview TV with Netflix, DVD player and lots of rainy day DVD's, local books and glossy magazines, Wi-Fi available.
Sitting room with comfy seats that overlook the deck and the water, binoculars are provided to spy the local wild life.
Dining room with original fireplace, dining for 4 and board games & internet radio.
The kitchen is well equipped with microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Senseo coffee machine, halogeen hob with double oven and a lot of little extras like herbs & spices, coffee, tea, nice shortbread, dishwasher tablets and a complementary bottle of wine waiting for you.
A washing machine & dryer are available for your use.

Upstairs 2 generous sized bedrooms- 1 king and 1 twin (can be made up as another king size).
Bathroom with large cast iron bath, separate shower, washbasin, WC, shaver socket, hair dryers, toiletries and fluffy towels provided.

Outside large decking area, wonderfully close to the water with seating, chimenea and panoramic views over Loch Etive.
New for 2021 is The Hide Out, a unique vantage point for spotting the wild life complete with log burner.
Ample parking provided in the private driveway.
If you are looking for accommodation for up to 8 then our neighbouring cottage (cnocaruan sea view) is suitable since it can be connected easily by adjoining hallway for a larger family getaway.

Guest access
Self contained coastal cottage with adjoining waterfront deck

Other things to note
Internet available however not fibre superfast due to our location. We do only cater for children over the age of 8 due to the proximity to water. Not suitable for people with limited mobility.
Traffic past cottage.
Fancy some Lochside living for your holiday?
Loch side cottage full of period charm for 4 just outside Oban.
The cottage has lots of original features with open fires and lovely views over the Falls of Lora and Loch Etive.
We regularly spot seals from the house and if you are in luck; otters!

We look forward to welcoming you to our part of Scotland!

The space
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Dryer
Washing machine
Iron
Hangers
Hair dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Connel, Scotland, United Kingdom

We are 10 minutes away from the lively harbour town of Oban with lots of ferry routes to the Hebrides to chose from for a day's outing. There are various castles in the local area such as Dunstaffnage, Kilchurn and Stalker castle. We are an easy day's drive to Fort William and an outing on the famous Harry Potter train. Glencoe is also nearby, as well as lots of other stunning sightseeing trips.
The village of Connel has 3 local hotels for dining out, a well stocked village shop and a regular bus service into Oban.
We are 10 minutes away from the lively harbour town of Oban with lots of ferry routes to the Hebrides to chose from for a day's outing. There are various castles in the local area such as Dunstaffnage, Kilchurn…

Hosted by Gabriella & George

Joined in June 2012
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Gabriella & George are passionate about Scotland with it's stunning nature, wild life and scenery. We explore our beautiful Highlands & Islands with our 2 spaniels and will be able to provide the insiders guide to nice places to visit, explore & eat out. Our properties are equipped and furnished with all the things we would like to find when we are away for a break and we rate cleanliness very high. We look forward to introducing you to our part of Scotland!
Gabriella & George are passionate about Scotland with it's stunning nature, wild life and scenery. We explore our beautiful Highlands & Islands with our 2 spaniels and will be able…
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Gabriella & George will aim to meet you on arrival to fill you in on all the basics and will be able to provide the insiders guide to nice places to visit, explore & eat out.
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House rules
Check-in: 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Check out: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Cancellation policy