In a quiet and secluded location and enjoying stunning views over Loch Etive, this spacious apartment makes an excellent holiday base for exploring Argyll. This large family apartment, accessed via two flights of steep, narrow stairs, is situated within the fabulous, 18th-century Bonawe House, close to the friendly highland village of Taynuilt and just 12 miles from Oban.
Etive View is located on the second floor and was previously the old nursery accommodation. The house and grounds are situated between the waters of Loch Etive and the heights of Ben Cruachan, on the edge of the village of Taynuilt. The village is within a 15-minute walk of Etive View, and offers the convenience of shops, a café and golf course, within a rural setting.
The spacious sitting room with dining area has amazing views, allowing you to enjoy the views over the gardens and Loch Etive beyond. Comfortably furnished in period style allowing you to relax in comfort. Enjoy the cooking experience in the fully fitted kitchen with incredible views! All three large bedrooms enjoy lovely views over the gardens and are comfortably furnished in period style. The natural and wooded gardens are shared with the other holiday properties.
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 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 and 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.
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Narrow, steep stairs to entrance. All on the second floor.
Living/dining room: With 32’’ Freesat TV and DVD player.
Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request).
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
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).
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.
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance
0.5 miles (sea loch)