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24 Burns Drive

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Wemyss Bay, Fort William, Isle of Skye & The Western Isles Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 8 Guests

  • 4 Bedrooms

  • 3 Bathrooms

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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Facilities and Maintenance

19 Customer Reviews

  • "We really loved our long weekend break."

    So much room. Lovely & warm on arrival which was great. Everything you needed & more was available. The view from the living room was stunning. A few maintenance issues need attending. The shower in the master bedroom leaked down into the kitchen. A bulb is out in the master bedroom ceiling. The dining table is very loose & wobbly. A beautiful family home. Would definitely recommend. Thankyou guys.

    Reviewed by Laura4.4Dec 2023

  • "This is a wonderful place to take and enjoy, not only the house but its beautiful surroundings."

    We spend the Christmas holidays there and it truly felt like a home from home.

    Am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Nikolas5.0Dec 2023

  • "We enjoyed a lovely stay at Burns Drive last weekend."

    It was the perfect place to stay while visiting family locally. An impressive home in a beautiful location, we would definitely recommend to others and will hopefully stay again next time we visit the area. Thank you!

    Happy to hear that you had an enjoyable stay. Thank you, Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sophie5.0Oct 2023

  • "Beautiful setting, great views, the only downside was poor and very inconsistent wifi"

    Thank you very much for your feedback. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Jim4.7Sep 2023

  • "We enjoyed our stay beautiful property nice location ,nice big kitchen with all the amenities,we will be back in the near future."

    Great holiday thank you.

    Thank you for the feedback and that you enjoyed your stay. Property Owner

    Reviewed by David3.8Sep 2023

  • "Fantastic position to tour Ayrshire and Argyll."

    As already reviewed, amazing ever changing views out of the lounge windows, made even better once we'd cleaned the glass! Bright sunshine highlighted the problem. Well equipped, especially the kitchen however some light bulbs in main bedroom and lounge need replacing, along with the bedding, stains and marked. Damaged tiled flooring in ensuite too. Knowing which WiFi to log in would get a 5 out 5 from the teenagers

    Reviewed by Ishbel4.1Aug 2023

  • "Great place for a group"

    Appreciate your feedback, thank you! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Rob4.1Jun 2023

  • "We had a lovely Christmas get together in this really spacious house."

    The Clyde view from the lounge was constantly changing and we could walk to the shop, cafe and the station. The kitchen was equipped with absolutely everything we needed, the beds were very comfortable and the house was spotlessly clean.

    Apologises for not responding sooner but glad to hear that you had a comfortable stay. Thank you very much for the positive review. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Joan5.0Dec 2022

  • "Large property well stocked and very clean."

    Owner responded very quickly to a problem we had. Not within walking distance for local amenities, local cafe and chippy very good. Very little else at wemyss but can be used as a base trains to glasgow and ferry to bute, largs not far. Would benefit from clothes airer and washing line to dry clothes other than tumble dryer. Lots of ornaments and glass so bear in mind if coming with small children.

    Reviewed by Margaret4.1Aug 2022

  • "Overall we were very happy with our stay."

    The kitchen is well equipped and easy to work in. The bedrooms are comfortable and the upstairs lounge room is very spacious and well equipped. The main negative is the sun room. Although it is well furnished, it has mould and mildew on the blinds causing an unpleasant odour, and it is excessively hot on sunny days. However, we would happily at this address again.

    Appreciate your feedback. We are aware of the blinds in the sun room needing a change and are in the process of getting it done and the mould on the wall in the sun room will be looked into. Thank you. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Patrick4.4Jul 2022

  • "Lovely home with stunning views!"

    Glad to know that you enjoyed your stay. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sharon5.0Jun 2022

  • "Had a great stay at Burns Drive."

    Lovely location and fantastic views. House was well equipped and with four double bedrooms is great for large families. Well situated for train into Glasgow and near Ferry ports to explore the Islands. We were lucky with the weather and had a great time. Happy to rebook next time we visit the area. Many thanks.

    Happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you back and thank you! Property Owner

    Reviewed by David5.0May 2022

  • "Really comfortable, spacious house with everything you could need."

    The upstairs living room is great and has a fantastic view. Quiet locality with brilliant butchers and Co-op within short walking distance.

    Delighted you found everything to your satisfaction. Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Best Wishes! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Avril5.0Dec 2021

  • "We just want to say a big thank you, the property was everything we could ask for and more."

    On arrival the house was spotles throughout. I will be coming back again

    It was a pleasure to host you! Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Property Owner

    Reviewed by James5.0Dec 2021

  • "Absolutely brilliant stay at this house."

    The views from the living room were just amazing. The house was spacious but also cosy and the kitchen fab! Would definitely recommend and would return for our next visit up the road. Thank you!

    Thank you, glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you with us again! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Dec 2021

  • "A late booking, expertly handled by the Sykes Cottages staff who helped us choose the property."

    Although the cottage/house was much larger than we needed it proved a brilliant choice as it was perfectly positioned for getting around the region. The spotless house had everything we needed and more and was probably the most comfortable we have stayed in. As I said it was larger than we really needed but all the facilities were perfect for a large family with the kids well catered for. Thank you Sykes Cottage and house owner Sarah who contacted us to check on our well-being during our stay.

    It was a pleasure to host you! All the best! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Kenneth5.0Sep 2020

  • "We had a great time there"

    Thank you very much! Keep safe, keep well! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sandeep4.7Sep 2020

  • "The house far exceeded our expectations!"

    It had everything you could possibly need and more! Would definitely recommend a stay here. The scenery from the lounge window is beautiful, especially on a nice sunny day!

    Thank you for your generous compliments. You are most welcome to come back again! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Barbara5.0Aug 2020

  • "Thank you for a lovely stay."

    There was great communication between J and S, they answered all our queries immediately, gave great advice, and explained everything to us very well. They are very friendly and willing to help. The kitchen was brilliantly stocked (and the owners kept offering for us to use everything in it!). The view from the lounge and bedrooms was stunning. Easy access to Largs, Loch Lomond, Isle of Arran and Ayr and close to amenities. We really enjoyed our stay and would definitely recommend.

    Thank you for your lovely comments. It's been a pleasure to host you! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Azfar5.0Jul 2020

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  • Over two floors
  • Four bedrooms: 2 x first-floor doubles, first-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x second-floor double with access to bathroom with freestanding bath, handheld shower, basin and WC and 1 x second-floor double with en-suite with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • First-floor kitchen/diner
  • Dining room
  • Second-floor sitting room
  • Conservatory
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven, gas hob, 2 x microwaves, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer
  • TV, WiFi and a selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for three cars
  • Private garden with seating (stored in conservatory)
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 0.4 miles, pub 1.6 miles

The property

Ideally placed for exploring the Scottish coast and the magnificence of the Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, 24 Burns Drive is wonderfully suited for a getaway with friends or family with the county of Inverclyde providing your scenic surroundings.

Step inside this property into the hallway leading up the staircase and make your way into the kitchen/diner on the first floor, flicking on the kettle for a warming beverage, before settling down around the breakfast table to plan for the rest of your fun-filled stay.

For more formal occasions, the dining area makes a delightful spot to sit together and enjoy a home-cooked meal, or bring a board game from home for an evening of family fun and entertainment.

If you're seeking a quiet escape for yourself, spend some time in the sun trap conservatory; a lovely area to catch up on your reading or simply soak in the pleasant surroundings.

The four bedrooms offer each guest with a delightfully snug spot to catch up with rest in between adventures, and there is ample to choose from, starting with two first-floor doubles.

Make your way up the next staircase to find two more double bedrooms, one with access to the family bathroom (which also opens into the hallway) decorated in royal hues of blue and gold, and the other with its own en-suite shower room, altogether comfortably accommodating a large family.

Also on the second floor rests the sitting room, with far-reaching views of the waterfront; a pleasant backdrop to any social occasion, as well as making a great viewing platform for stargazing at a clear night's sky.

Spend some time in your private garden, enjoying the fresh coastal breeze, before venturing into Wemyss Bay and exploring the beauty of its beach, being sure to roam Northcliff Manor for an extremely scenic experience.

With good links to the bustling city of Glasgow via train, and ferry routes to both Rothesay and the Isle of Bute, there's so much to be seen in the local area.

Make your way into the Regional Park to discover wildlife and walking routes for all abilities including the Semple Trail and the Locherwood Loop, or simply soak in your surroundings from one of the beautiful beaches of the area, making everlasting memories with your loved ones.

24 Burns Drive is a fantastic property from which to explore this exciting area of Scotland.

EPC Rating: Band D

EPC Rating: Band D

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £450.

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About the location


Skelmorlie 1.5 miles; Inverkip 1.5 miles; Largs 6 miles; Greenock 7 miles; Port Glasgow 11 miles; City of Glasgow 30 miles

A quiet, picturesque coastal village, in the county of Inverclyde in Scotland, situated on the fringes of the beautiful Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park which boasts wonderful nature trails and stunning waterfalls. Wemyss bay is a delightfully quaint village in a wonderful location. The area has been a popular tourist destination since the nineteenth century due to its rail connections to the City of Glasgow, as well as the ferry routes to Rothesay and the Isle of Bute which still run today. In terms of amenities, you will find a small selection of shops, including award winning butcher McAskies with its attached bistro and deli. For a wider range of shops and restaurants, head to the seaside town of Largs just six miles south of Wemyss Bay and enjoy a sundae at the world famous Nardini’s Ice Cream Parlour. The town of Greenock is just seven miles north, offering the Oak Mall Shopping Centre, a stunning waterfront and various amusement arcades. Slightly further afield is the town of Port Glasgow and then beyond to the magnificent City of Glasgow with astounding architecture, Cathedral, theatres and elite shopping and dining.

Please note: This property has a Good Housekeeping Bond of £450

Family bookings only

Large unrelated group bookings must be over 40 years of age.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas