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The nest

George st
Very good
15 reviews
George st
Newton beach
Compact kitchen area
Near the beach
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Studio , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Millport, Great Cumbrae, The Cumbraes, North Ayrshire, Ayrshire, Scotland
The nest is a cosy 1 St floor studio with shower and toilet , basic but homely it is reflective of millports original accommodation , though lucky enough now to have an inside toilet !Enter 38 George street close and going up (17) spiral steps , ours is directly ahead of you . No internet , no sky tv , no gas central heating , no washing machine !just a place to rest called the nest !after enjoying the beautiful peaceful island .

Kitchen area , eating area and handy for the local Chinese restaurant (the restaurant is joined to the pub and you can take your drink through with you when eating ),chippy, beach and bus stop.
There is a sofa bed, quilts and covers , throws and pillows, large flat screen t v .
Fridge , microwave and cooker .

Towels are provided as well as dishes and cutlery etc . The kitchen area has original Belfast sink...
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About the Owner, Evelyn W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2017
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Sofa bed
Or byob ( bring your own bed)!
£30 refundable damages fee held by trip advisor
We hope you have nice time
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Very good - based on 15 reviews
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English first
English first
English first
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in January 2018

Debra K
1 review
Reviewed 2 December 2017 for a stay in November 2017

We had a fab 2 nights stay here very cosy wee place, with everything u need for cooking ect. Great location in Millport too, beautiful wee place will be back:-)

Glasgow, Scotland
Level 6 Contributor
128 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
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We stayed in this flat for two nights and found it well equipped for a short stay, we did not use any of the cooking facilities as we ate out for lunch and dinner, the toilet and shower area is very compact but with a good shower, but no washhand basin this area also holds the bed settee mattress which...

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Thanks . Getting new sofa bed for the new season and a bit of decoration .


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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Please note there is a double sofa bed but guests are welcome to bring an extra inflatable / camp bed for 3 rd person/child
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: €34 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Lovely island popular with cyclists(cycle hire is available on the island) and wildlife enthusiasts. Millport has everything for a short break or longer with the handiness of largs a short ferry trip away .
Some lovely beaches and child safe play areas .
If you fancy a wee day in largs , it's only 15 mins away and you can enjoy more shopping inc Morrisons and nardinis (famous for its ice cream)and tintos tapas bar as well as 2 indian restaurants and a variety of takeaways and pubs with entertainment.There is a nice new large Wetherspoon type bar called the paddle steamer just at the ferry port . Lots of good eating places and asmusements and play areas for children
Getting around
The Millport bus meets the ferry from largs which is every half hour , then it's a 5 min bus trip round to the small town of Millport . Most people go for cycling , walking , and golfing and of course some world famous annual events like the country and western weekend!
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 35.0 km
Railway: Largs: 5.0 km
Ferry: Largs: 5.0 km
You can access the island via ferry from largs where the public service bus takes you the 5 minute trip to Millport , where you will find a variety of pubs and eating places inc Chinese restaurant and the popular frasers bar .
The royal George hotel has entertainment on weekends also the newton bar .
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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