We are delighted to present the details for Forest Cottage ideal for a cottage holiday in Oban, Argyll and Bute. To book or find out more please use the Booking Info or Availability buttons below.
Sleeps 7 persons | Bedrooms 3
Breathtaking views over the Sound of SeilIn a magnificent setting by the sea, Ardmaddy Castle sits in its own bay with unrivalled views over Seil Sound and the world famous local islands, designated one of Scotland's National Scenic Areas. Graded '4 Star' by the Scottish Tourist Board, these four cottages and Caddleton Farmhouse are set in secluded, peaceful locations around the estate and offer an ideal base for exploring this stunning part of the West Coast of Scotland.
The castle's spectacular gardens are open all year round through Scotland's Gardens Scheme and are a delight for gardening enthusiasts. The area is renowned for its abundant wildlife with porpoise, dolphins, basking sharks, otters, deer, eagles and wealth of seabirds often seen. Sailing, rowing and motor boats are all available for guests to hire, and there is free fishing on Ardmaddy's stocked hill loch. There is also a central games room with table tennis, darts and a pool table, whilst Caddleton Farmhouse (UNP) and The Stables (SBZ) have their own games room. Guests can also use the castle's tennis court.
The bustling harbour town of Oban known as the 'Gateway to the Islands' is only 12 miles away and has wonderful seafood restaurants, shops and bars. From Oban there are boat trips to the Inner Hebridean Isles, including Mull, Iona, Staffa, Colonsay and Tiree. For the outdoor enthusiast, local activities include horse riding, coasteering, canyoning, canoeing, sailing, diving and golf. Fort William and Glencoe are a short drive away offering very popular climbing and skiing. Explore beautiful gardens and ruined castles in an area rich in historical legacy or take a leisurely walk or cycle along one of the many forest tracks. Visit Bonawe Iron Works, Cruachan Hollow Mountain, the Sealife Centre and Inveraray Jail. Or relax and enjoy the unspoilt natural beauty surrounding the cottages at Ardmaddy. Shops 12 miles, pub/restaurant 2½ miles.
There is wifi or internet access available at Forest Cottage in Oban. Perfect for searching for things to do whilst on holiday, catching up on emails or even work if you have to.
On nice days, when you want to relax you can sit out in Forest Cottage's garden and enjoy the sun shine. Children also love the outdoors so it can be a great place for them. Although, with young children you should always check any garden is safe for them.
Planning a winter break in Argyll and Bute? A lovely way to enjoy a cold winter's evening is to spend it in front of the open fire or log burning stove. So if you are looking for that authentic country cottage feel on a winters evening then Forest Cottage could be your perfect choice.
There is one or more televisions at Forest Cottage. Ideal if you want to catch up with the latest on your favourite programmes or just fancy a quiet night in relaxing in front of the box.
Great news if you just want to get away for a long weekend or short break. Forest Cottage accepts bookings for short breaks. So if you fancy a few days in Argyll and Bute to recharge your batteries then this cottage is well worth consideration.
Forest Cottage sleeps up to 7 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Argyll and Bute then Forest Cottage could be just the ticket.
If any of your party are wheelchair users then Forest Cottage is accessible. Please see more information when you book up as to adaptations that have been included at the cottage to make it more disability friendly.
If you have a dog and you want to bring them with you on your holiday in Argyll and Bute then... Great news! Forest Cottage welcomes dogs. Often cottage owners have some restrictions on where your dog can roam in the property and there may be a small extra charge. However, there is no reason why your pet needs to miss out on the family holiday.
Easy Walking Access
Prepared to Visit Scotland '4 Star' standard, this spacious, single-storey cottage nestles just below the castle and overlooks a grazing field leading to Ardmaddy Bay. Entrance porch leading to shower room with toilet. Spacious modern kitchen/dining room. Comfortable, light sitting room with open fire. Twin bedroom. Double bedroom with 5ft bed. Twin bedroom (one 2ft 6in bed). Bathroom with toilet. Large sun porch overlooking the sea.
This cottage Sleeps 7
Price: £ from 428
Cottage address: Forest Cottage, Oban, Argyll and Bute.SRY
As you can see Forest Cottage is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Oban. And well suited to explore the whole of Argyll and Bute.
| This cottage is within 5 miles of the sea
|Things to do & places to visit in Argyll and Bute near Forest Cottage|
Coastal holiday cottages in Argyll and Bute
If you are looking for a coastal cottage holiday then Forest Cottage could be what you are looking for. It's within 5 miles of the coast. You will be able to get a better idea of how close to the sea Forest Cottage is by looking at the map. There may be more information in the description above too
There are plenty of great places to vist near Forest Cottage. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at Forest Cottage.
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