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Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

Well equipped comfortable cottage. Owner welcoming and helpful. Even supplied coffee tea and cereal. Decent Pleasant surroundings and nice views. Mattress a little soft for our taste. Highly recommended. Decent places to eat in walking distance

Thank Amberleybeerfan
Reviewed 2 August 2014

We stayed at Achaleven Byre for a couple of nights two weeks ago it was absolutely delightful,there were breakfast cereals and nuts,milk in fridge what a surprise!!The accommodation was so clean and comfortable with sky t.v.and games if wanted.would certainly recommend this place for a peaceful stay while exploring Oban,Taynuilt and surrounding area.Towels were pure white and so soft.

Thank UkSunlovers
Moffat, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Absolutely fantastic accommodation in countryside just behind village of Connel. Quiet and peaceful. Ideal as base for in and around Oban. 5 star all round. Highly recommended. Beautiful stone byre conversion. Large lounge/dining/kitchen area. Double bedroom. Toilet shower. All tip top.

1Thank skozesos
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We stayed in the Achaleven byre for 4 nights and have to say it was perfect.The host is very friendly and welcoming and everything yo could possibly need is provided including delicious breakfast cereals.It is situated just a short drive from Oban.We loved our stay and the peaceful surrondings and would not hesitate to recommend this accommodation to friends.

Thank rogandjo2
Ayr, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2014

The Byre is really peaceful (apart from the Cockerel!), very clean & well maintained. It is very cosy and well equipped. We were able to have visitors for lunch one day and there was plenty of room for us all. (6 adults and 3 small children!) Beata is very friendly, she makes you feel welcome & relaxed from the moment...

Thank SDdinners
Northumberland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Good: Nice location. Host very friendly and helpful Easy access to Oban, only 10 min drive Ample parking Lovely garden -we had our breakfast outside almost every day Well equipped kitchen, cereals,seeds etc Not so great: Bedroom quite small with not much daylight getting in No bath in the bathroom, only shower. As the cottage is next door to a...

Thank HB69B
Edgware, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2013

We took 2 of our children to Achaleven Byre in May and had a fantastic time. The accommodation was clean and tidy and had everything we could possibly need. Just like being at home. The facilities in and around Oban are amazing and we had one of the best holidays ever. Would highly recommend the accommodation and the area to...

Thank Toni C
Reviewed 13 October 2013

This was our 5th visit to Achaleven Byre - as usual everything was clean and tidy and Beata was her usual accommodating self. We hired bikes and were able to store them in the shed. Liked the cockerels from the next door farm. We would thoroughly recommend the self-catering byre. Roll on our next visit. It is a very convenient...

Thank Trolleybus622
Reviewed 6 October 2013

This cottage is just a great wee place for a getaway from the stressful everyday life. When we arrived we were warmly welcomed by the owner and when we opened the door we discovered a bright, well decorated good size cottage with a large double door into a private garden. The place was sparkling clean and all appliances, bathroom, towels,...

Thank Tomyymot
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Reviewed 7 July 2013

Had the absolute pleasure of staying here for 5 days on our first trip to Scotland. The accommodations were superb; clean, quiet, comfortable, roomy but cozy. The view is fantastic and the garden lovely. A short drive will take you into beautiful Oban. Really hated to leave but looking forward to going back.

1Thank Charlotte L

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Address: 1 Achaleven Farm Achaleven Road, Connel, Oban PA37 1PF, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban > Connel
Price Range: €70 - €120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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