Puffin - Bach ref: UK12601

Oban, Argyll, Bute and Isles

Scottish Tourist Board 3 Star Self Catering

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4
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Bathrooms
1
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Pets
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  • Detached Property 
  • Sea View 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Rural Location 
  • WiFi 
  • Coastal within 1 mile 
  • Coastal within 3 miles 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 
  • Open Plan 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 

Description

Situated in a quiet rural location, but just 2 miles from the bustling ferry port of Oban, the Gateway to the Isles, Bach is a detached property enjoying views across the boatyard to the inshore part of the Atlantic Ocean, known as the Firth of Lorn, and the island of Kerrera beyond.

Suited to couples and families, outdoor sports enthusiasts and nature lovers, Bach sleeps up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms (double, twin and bunk), with an additional single bedroom on the ground floor, for flexible sleeping arrangements. There is also a shared shower room and open plan living space. Patio doors lead out of the living area onto a private balcony, from which you can enjoy a quiet drink and barbecues, and watch the world go by. Beach 4¼ miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.
Bach can be booked together with The Haven (ref UK12600), Dubh Sgeir (ref UK12602) and Kerrera (ref UK12603) to accommodate up to 22 guests.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

2 steps to entrance.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With 42" Freeview TV and patio doors leading to decking.
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave and fridge.
Bedroom 1: With bunk bed.
Bedroom 2: With single bed.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Maximum occupancy is 6 guests.

First floor

Bedroom 3: With double bed.
Bedroom 4: With twin beds.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack.

Miscellaneous

Decked area with garden furniture. 3-acre natural, unspoilt grounds (shared with other properties on-site). Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a spring. There is an unfenced loch in the grounds, 70 yards away.
  • Nearest town
    Oban
  • Shops
    1.5 miles
  • Distance
    Central
  • Restaurant
    1.5 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Oban
  • Pub
    1.5 miles
  • Railway station distance
    1.9 miles
  • Lake
    100 yards (Loch)

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About the local area

As you travel through Argyll, highland Scotland merges with the Scottish lowlands. In the north of the region is the bustling fishing port of Oban. Surrounded by the sweeping mountains of Lorn this is the ideal base from which to tour the Highlands to the north.

The Isle of Mull is only a short ferry trip away. Mull's capital, Tobermory, is instantly recognised by its famous brightly painted buildings. The island has a fascinating history being once home to the Chief of the Clan MacLean and site of the clan's ancient Duart Castle which has spectacular views from its battlements.

South along the coast are the unspoilt glens and bays of Mid-Argyll and Kintyre and the islands of Islay and Jura which are easily reached by ferry. Visit the whitwashed houses of Inveraray and the turreted Inveraray Castle, home to the Dukes of Argyll. Campbelltown in Kintyre was the scene of Viking repulsions at Saddell Abbey and has some lovely beaches nearby.

The captivating Isle of Bute lies at the heart of the Firth of Clyde, a place of tranquil relaxation with sheltered coves and sandy bays. Ideal for leisurely hiking and easy-going cycling on quiet back roads. Maybe take in the grandeur of Rothesay Castle or Mount Stuart - the House and gardens of the Marquess of Bute.

Things to do nearby

Cumbrae Voyages

Cumbrae Voyages takes visitors around the islands of lower Clyde, these stunning yet remote areas are home to a whole host of marine wildlife ready to explore.

Argyll Forest Park - The Glenbranter Forest Route

This demanding and rather muddy one hour circular trail is ideal for those wishing to discover more of Argyll Forest.

Sportscotland National Centre Cumbrae

Offering everything from powerboating to windsurfing and kayaking, the Sportscotland National Centre is surrounded by safe water making it perfect for many types of watersports whatever your level!

The Lochgoilhead Centre

Enjoy the great outdoors with Lochgoilhead's purpose built track.

The Lochgoilhead Centre - watersports

This centre is set amongst some of the most alluring west highland scenery and offers activity days and courses.

Dalgarven Mill - Museum of Country Life and Costume

Take a step back into the past at the Dalgarven Mill, one of Scotland's tallest surviving grain mills.

Newark Castle

Sitting on the Firth of the Clyde, Newark Castle is remarkable not only for it's stunning architecture and interiors but for the fact it has stayed so extensively in tact for over 500 years.

Vikingar!

A brilliant day for children and adults alike, Vikingar! takes you through the story of the Vikings in Scotland.

Kingarth Trekking Centre

Located a mere five minutes away from the beautiful Kilchattan Bay.

Lunderston Bay

Ideal for coastal walks and picnic sites, Lunderston Bay is popular with tourists all year round.

The Lochgoilhead Centre - Rock Climbing

Lochgoilhead Centre has been providing climbing adventures for over thirty years.

Rothesay Golf Club

This famous course is perfect for those wishing to combine a challenging game with beautiful scenery.

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