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Drover's Way, Kilmartin

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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This property is a beautifully and carefully renovated character cottage in Durran, a tiny hamlet only five minutes walk from Loch Awe's tranquil shores.This lovely semi-detached single storey cottage provides welcoming and comfortable accommodation for a couple or a family. The owners have furnished the property to a high standard with a warming wood burning stove in the sitting room for cosy evenings in. The cottage has a large sunny garden to the front and back of the property, and patio doors open out onto a decked area with stunning views out to the Loch. Boating, fishing (permit required), walking and cycling are all ideal pastimes in this superb holiday location. The historic Kilmartin village is within driving distance and the bustling towns of Lochgilphead and Oban are also nearby...This property is a beautifully and carefully renovated character cottage in Durran, a tiny hamlet only five minutes walk from Loch Awe's tranquil shores.This lovely semi-detached single storey cottage provides welcoming and comfortable accommodation for a couple or a family. The owners have furnished the property to a high standard with a warming wood burning stove in the sitting room for cosy evenings in. The cottage has a large sunny garden to the front and back of the property, and patio doors open out onto a decked area with stunning views out to the Loch. Boating, fishing (permit required), walking and cycling are all ideal pastimes in this superb holiday location. The historic Kilmartin village is within driving distance and the bustling towns of Lochgilphead and Oban are also nearby. Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric hob/oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio/CD player, WiFi, selection of books, DVDs and games. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Large sunny lawned area to front and back with decked area with garden furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking (this includes E-cigarettes). Shop and pub 11 miles. Note: This property has a private water supply. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Kilmartin has some convenient amenities, including a shop, pub, post office, the Kilmartin House Museum with a café and craft shop, and two castles. At the heart of Kilmartin Glen is the historic village of Kilmartin. It is one of the most significant prehistoric sites on the Scottish mainland and within the surrounding six mile area are ancient rock carvings, burial mounds, standing stones and the remains of the Iron Age Fort at Dunadd which was home to the first Kings of Scotland.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 18 July 2020 via mobile

This cottage is lovely: nice and spacious for our family of four, spotlessly clean, good quality fixtures and fittings with lots of equipment for home cooking if required. The photos do not do it justice! The real fire was also a bonus on cool evenings,...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank 456mhairib
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage in pretty much the middle of no where. Owner was very friendly and helpful. Cottage is nice and small yet plenty of room for a family of 4 (2 adults and 2 kids, one 3 years other 7 months). Nice fully equipped kitchen...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank JakeS1633
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Set by the shore of Loch Awe this cottage is tucked away just off the single track road, it's about 30 minutes drive to Lochgilphead but well worth it. The cottage has a lovely large lounge area that commands a large corner sofa & dining...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Suzanne M
Management response:Responded 23 June 2017

Thank you for your review of your recent Sykes Cottages booking. We’re glad to see that you had a positive experience Drover's Way in Kilmartin. We hope you consider booking with Sykes Cottages again in the near future.

Reviewed 1 January 2017

A very warm and comfortable cottage and had everything we needed. We have had a fantastic Christmas which included lots of walks. Thank you for making everything enjoyable!

Date of stay: December 2016
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José
Netherlands
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Date of stay: June 2013
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Date of stay: June 2011
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Slough
Reviewed 8 February 2011

Date of stay: December 2010
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Dunfermline
Reviewed 10 June 2010

Date of stay: April 2010
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Surrey
Reviewed 19 December 2009

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Date of stay: June 2009
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Reviewed 18 December 2009

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Date of stay: April 2009
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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