Glenashdale

Dunoon, Scotland (Ref. 12582)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Dunoon 5 miles. This charming, detached cottage sits in an ideal location near Dunoon on the Cowal Peninsula, in Scotland's beautiful Argyll. Well appointed throughout, this Dunoon self-catering holiday home provides comfortable accommodation for families and friends who desire an attractive base while exploring this stunning part of the country. Set over two floors, and boasting spectacular views across the Firth of Clyde from the front facing rooms, this Dunoon cottage offers three bedrooms including a ground floor double and a further double and twin on the split level first floor, which also houses a bathroom. A pleasant dining room is attached to the kitchen, and the sitting room at this Dunoon holiday home, warmed by a cosy woodburner, provides a relaxing place to sit and admire the stunning sights over the garden towards the water and hills beyond. Outside this Argyll holiday home, guests will find a substantial garden with patio, the perfect place to rest and absorb the tranquil atmosphere. With forest walks available from the doorstep, stables nearby, and a beach within a few minutes' walk, you won't have to travel far to discover both the countryside and the coast of this beautiful region. Should you wish to venture further afield, there is plenty to see and do with the surrounding hills offering excellent walking and cycling routes, along with Dunoon Harbour, popular with summer anglers. A short drive brings you to Inveraray, with its stunning castle and old town jail, whilst a little further you can discover the striking, vibrant displays at Crarae Gardens. Take a day trip to Portavadie and enjoy the secluded marina with an afternoon's indulge at the spa and a walk beside the marina, or you may wish to take refreshment at the Loch Fyne oyster bar. Return to this delightful Dunoon holiday home, a wonderful base with something for everyone.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x ground floor double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburner.

Amenities

Gas central heating with woodburner. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Sky, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Front lawned garden with patio and furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Beach 3 mins walk. Note: There is a steep drop in the garden to a partially unfenced stream.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season

About the location

DUNOON

Glasgow 36 miles.

The traditional resort town of Dunoon sits on the Cowal Peninsula in Argyll on the west coast of Scotland. Accessible by both land and sea, the trip to Dunoon can either be a ferry crossing over the Firth of Clyde, considered to be one of the best sailing areas in the world, or by a drive through spectacular scenery of dramatic mountains and lochs, each more breathtaking than the last. The area boasts a full calendar of events from food and music festivals to sailing regattas and a Highland Gathering reputed to be the largest and most spectacular in the world. Dunoon itself boasts many bars, coffee shops and restaurants offering local seafood as well as a high street of mainly independent shops offering a refreshingly different shopping experience. Benmore Botanic Garden is well worth a visit with its walled garden, imposing Giant Sequoia trees and hillside walks affording views over Holy Loch, renowned for its shipbuilding tradition and which, for many years, was a US Navy submarine base. With excellent walking, sailing and scenery to be enjoyed, and Glasgow just an hour and a half’s drive away, there is something to delight everyone in this truly beautiful part of Scotland.