Lochside house with stunning loch and mountain views in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. Four star rated by Visit Scotland this is a spacious, five bedroom Victorian villa in a very peaceful and tranquil location. Dog friendly.
This is a stunning Victorian house built in the 1890's overlooking the beautiful Loch Goil. The house has five comfortable bedrooms, a dining room and drawing room overlooking the loch and a large family room with a pool table, sofas and tv.
Outside guests have a side garden with picnic tables and across the single track road is a lochside lawn, perfect for sitting and enjoying the views of loch and mountain.
The entire Victorian house is rented to guests on an exclusive use basis. Outside guests have a side and front garden and the lochside garden. There is a decking area at the side of the house with picnic tables and there is also a large picnic table next to the loch. A BBQ is available. Guests have their own parking area for up to five cars
Interaction with guests
The owners live in an independent annex at the rear of the property and work locally so are available to provide help and advice when needed or are are very unobtrusive when not required.
Other things to note
There is no shop in Carrick Castle, but there is a small supermarket in the nearby village of Lochgoilhead and the large supermarket chain, Asda, deliver to the house. There are also pubs and restaurants in the glen and a licensed taxi service.
Dogs are welcome with prior discussion (max 1 large, 2 small dogs - sorry no young puppies) - £20 supplement per pet. They must remain on the ground floor (stair gate provided) and outside the beddroom, off furniture and should never be left alone in the property unless happily crated. There are miles of paths and hills behind the house where they can run free!
Rhumhor is not suitable for stag / hen or similar groups and bookings of this nature will not be accept.
Upon booking guests will be asked to complete a booking form providing details of everyone in the booking group and to agree to the booking contract terms and conditions below.
All guests are jointly and severally liable in respect of the obligations under these Terms and Conditions. The Lead Client agrees they will be responsible for the behaviour and compliance by each member of the party with the following Terms and Conditions.
•Booking requests for hen & stag groups or similar groups will be refused.
•Occupancy and use of Rhumhor is strictly limited to a maximum of nine people.
•ONLY those named on the Booking Form may use the property at any time as insisted by insurers.
•Changes or additions to the guest names must be made in writing prior to arrival.
•Failure to comply with the above occupancy conditions will result in the entire party being asked to leave and no refunds of any monies will be made.
2. Good Housekeeping Bond (refundable)
•A good housekeeping bond is payable & will be returned in full or part as appropriate approximately 5 working days after departure following a property & inventory check.
•The accommodation must be kept in the same state of repair and condition as at the commencement of the holiday. Any damage or loss will be deducted from the good housekeeping bond.
•The Lead Client agrees to settle all sums for loss / damage not covered by the bond.
•Kitchen crockery / utensils must be washed & oven & microwave cleaned on departure.
•Any extensive cleaning required will charged against the good housekeeping bond.
•Smoking is strictly prohibited inside the property. If smoking has occurred within the property then the good housekeeping bond will be forfeited.
4. Safety & Security
•The layout of bedrooms in the room plans provided cannot be altered.
•Areas other than bedrooms may NOT be used as overnight sleeping quarters at any time.
•It is the client's responsibility to ensure that electrical and gas appliances are turned off, the wood burners are closed down, and that all windows are shut and doors locked when leaving the house empty. No under 16's should be left without an adult.
•Well behaved dogs are welcome with prior agreement and on payment of a £20 supplement per dog.
•Dogs must never be left alone in the property unless appropriately crated.
•Dogs must remain outisde bedrooms and off furniture and remain on the ground floor of the property (a stair barrier is provided to enable this).
•Dogs must remain on a lead at all times within the house grounds.
•All dog mess must be removed from the gardens and surrounding areas.
•The good housekeeping bond will be forfeited if these conditions are not met.
6. Wi-fi Internet
•Wi-Fi internet access is available at the property subject to technical availability.
•The Client agrees not to use the service for any unlawful purpose.
7. Owner Access
•The Owners shall have access to the property at any time if they feel there is a breach of the terms and conditions, and from 10am on day of departure.
•The Owners or their representative(s) shall also be allowed access at any reasonable time during the holiday occupancy to carry out essential works or repairs; this shall include access to the garden.
•Please refer to Airbnb cancellation policy.
9. Owner Contact & Responsibilities
•Guests should contact the Owners if assistance is required during their stay at the property. (The Owners live on site in a separate annex to the rear of the rental property).
•The Owners are not liable for any problem beyond their reasonable control and no refunds will be given but they will do everything realistically possible to fix a problem.
•The Owners shall not be responsible for the death or personal injury of a guest or other person at the property unless this results from the proven negligence of the Owners.
•Fireworks are not permitted.
Tenancy: We hope these conditions do not sound intimidating; they are designed to give you and all other guests following you the most pleasant holiday possible and essential that our insurance and public liability obligations are met.