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Stunning 1- bedroom cottage with open fire

Entire cottage
hosted by Peter
  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 1.5 baths
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location
93% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Free cancellation before Sep 26.


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In a unique location on the beautiful Seil Island this single storey, former slate-workers cottage boasts an over water balcony with seating and dining space with stunning sea views and is an ideal holiday base for exploring the area..

The space
All on the ground floor this self catering living space has an open fire and underfloor heating. Smart Freeview TV, iPod doc and DVD player. The kitchen area has an electric cooker, combi microwave/oven, dishwasher & washing machine/tumble dryer. The bedroom has a double bed with en-suite shower and toilet.

What this place offers

Bay view
Beach access
Free parking on premises
Free dryer – In unit
Private patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace

Where you’ll be

Argyll and Bute Council, Scotland, United Kingdom

The cottage is located on the water front in Ellenabeich (Scottish Gaelic: Eilean nam Beitheach, meaning "island of the birchwoods." is a small village on the isle of Seil (Scottish Gaelic: Saoil) – an island on the east side of the Firth of Lorn, 7 miles (11 km) southwest of Oban, in Scotland. It is a former slate-mining village and is where parts of Ring of Bright Water were filmed. Seil is one of the Slate Islands.
The village gets its name from the former slate island within proximity of the village, called Eilean nam Beitheach. The island was mined out of existence and its name is now the current Scottish Gaelic name of the village.
The village is sometimes called "Easdale" because of its proximity to the island of that name. In the village can be found. Easdale Island is close to Ellenabeich and connected by a regular passenger ferry.
Ellenabeich is the largest village on the Seil Island is well connected to the mainland by The Bridge over the Atlantic, which also links to Oban. It is an ideal destination for those who want a tranquil and calm staying experience far from the reach of city bustle.
The Oyster Bar & Restaurant is a family run business located only yards away from the cottage. The bar serves a variety of beers & spirits. The menu is seasonal and primarily seafood based with ingredients being fresh and locally sourced.
Seafari Adventures is also located just a few yards away.
Seafari Adventures are marine wildlife tour operators who have a fleet of powerful RIBs which are purpose designed and built to ensure maximum viewing opportunities. Tours depart throughout the day visiting the Gulf of Corryvreckan, home of the World's Third Largest Whirlpool. Porpoise, dolphins and whales feed in the waters along with many seals and the occasional otter. Their two hour nature spectacular is set amongst the many islands in the area. They also offer a day tour to Iona, Staffa and the puffin colony using their cabin RIB and Whirlpool Specials to see the Corryvreckan Whirlpools at their most active.

7 nights in Argyll and Bute Council

Oct 26, 2022 - Nov 2, 2022

5.0 out of 5 stars from 14 reviews

Hosted by Peter

Joined in December 2021
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