Entire residential home · 3 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath
Old Mill Cottage (UK5521)Enjoy lovely views and wildlife at Old Mill Cottage close to Loch Linnhe and within easy reach of Fort William, Oban and the islands.. Ground Floor:
All on the ground floor.
Living room: With open fire and TV (for DVD playback only).
Kitchen/dining room: With wood burner, electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and TV (for DVD playback only).
Bedroom 2: With single bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.. Electric radiators, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for fire and wood burner included. Highchair available on request. . Enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and BBQ. 2 small dogs welcome. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is a small unfenced stream at the bottom of the garden, 30 yards away.. This delightful semi-detached cottage is situated in the small hamlet of Duror and has been tastefully restored retaining much of its quaint character. To the rear of the cottage there is a lovely garden with views of the surrounding mountains and a variety of wildlife, including visiting pine martens. There are plenty of walks literally on your doorstep and the Sustrans cycle track from Glencoe to Oban runs through the hamlet. Cuil Bay beach is only a mile away with amazing views across Loch Linnhe to the Morven Hills. The area is renowned for its outdoor pursuits, breathtaking scenery and an abundance of wildlife with golden eagles, minke whales and otters often seen.
Nearby activities include mountain biking, climbing, skiing, snowboarding, kayaking, walking, golf and fishing. Take a boat trip to the islands of Mull and Iona, or cross on the Corran ferry and spend a day exploring the Ardnamurchan Peninsula - the most westerly point of the British mainland. Visit unspoilt beaches, castles, museums and distilleries, or take the Jacobite steam train, as seen in the Harry Potter movies, from Fort William to Mallaig and across the Glenfinnan Viaduct. Fort William known as the ’Outdoor Capital of the UK’ and the historic village of Glencoe, are a short drive north, whilst Appin and the bustling harbour town of Oban are a short drive south. Loch Ness and the Isle of Skye are also within easy reach. Beach 1 mile. Shop 8 miles, pub and restaurant 2 miles.