Harbour House

Crinan, Lochgilphead


Property Reference: UEJ
  • Sleeps8
  • Pets 2
  • Bedrooms5
  • Grade3 Star rating

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Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

 
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Call us on 0845 268 0760.

Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • WifiWifi
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Coastal PropertyCoastal Property

Property Description

With magnificent views across the Sound of Jura, Scarba and Mull, this listed building, dating from 1815, stands at the water’s edge in a sheltered peaceful bay known as Crinan Harbour. Attached to the owner’s home, it retains many original features, to provide very comfortable and spacious holiday accommodation on three floors. Perfect for family holidays, the house boasts an established garden with a sitting-out area overlooking the bay.
Fascinating walks from the house allow visitors the opportunity to explore this area of great natural beauty and to observe the abundant local wildlife, including small red deer, owls, otters and seals. Harbour House is also ideally situated for all forms of boating, sailing, canoeing and diving, and there is a small slipway in front of the house for those wishing to bring their own boats. The famous Crinan Canal flows into the sea just around the corner, and offers quayside coffee shop and bar. There are several excellent restaurants in the area, including the renowned Crinan Hotel.
From Crinan, a walk or cycle ride along the canal towpath leads to Loch Fyne at Ardrishaig (7 miles), and Lochgilphead (7 miles) where there is a variety of shops, restaurants, a sports centre, swimming pool, and 9-hole golf course. Kilmory Woodland Park boasts an Iron Age fort, bird hide and lochside views, and Castle Riding Centre runs highly enjoyable riding courses as well as renting out bicycles and golf equipment.
There are many places of interest to visit, including the prehistoric linear cemetery at Kilmartin Glen. Island trips to Mull, Iona and Staffa can be made from Oban (30 miles). Oban is also home to the Oban Sea Life Centre and the Oban Rare Breeds Farm Park. Sea fishing can be arranged and there is fly fishing within 3 miles. Boat trips and riding are also available locally. Shop 7 miles.

Sitting/dining room with wood-burning stove. Spacious kitchen/breakfast room. First floor: Double bedroom. Bunk bedroom. Bathroom with toilet. Shower room with toilet. Second floor: Double bedroom. Two single bedrooms. Shower room with toilet.

  • Wood-burning stove - logs included
  • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • Digital TV
  • Video
  • DVD
  • Radio/cassette/CD
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Payphone
  • Garden with furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Parking (for 2 cars only), additional parking 75 yards foc
  • No smoking
  • NB: Drop in terraced garden

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. The property was in a wonderful location and was clean and comfortable. The owners were in an adjoining property and were welcoming and hospitable. We have no complaints. June 2012.
  2. Great comfortable property for outdoor families with an excellent garden and the ’beach’ on the doorstep. There’s also a shed which will take 6 to 8 mountain bikes, keeping them secure and dry all week until you use them! April 2012.
  3. Owners most welcoming and helpful but not intrusive. Fabulous location and peaceful setting. Excellent for walking and sailing enthusiasts. July 2011.
  4. Well appointed in every aspect. Oct 2010.
  5. Nice clean accommodation, the living area a bit on the small side for the amount of bedrooms and the amount of people that the property sleeps. However there was only 4 people in my party so was fine. Sept 2010.
  6. A lovely house in a fantastic location. Much better than the brochure. Sept 2010.
  7. Very flexible layout, great location, wonderful view from house. Oct 2010.
  8. Well appointed in every aspect. Oct 2010.
  9. Nice clean accommodation, the living area a bit on the small side for the amount of bedrooms and the amount of people that the property sleeps. However there was only 4 people in my party so was fine. Sept 2010.
  10. A lovely house in a fantastic location. Much better than the brochure. Sept 2010.
  11. Great location with a slipway for our boat. June 2010.
  12. Beautiful views from nearly every window. Location fantastic. cottage well equipped for self catering. Daffodils on table on arrival a nice touch. March 2010.
  13. The view from this house must be one of the most beautiful in the British Isles! Aug 2008.
  14. Superbly situated for a quiet get away from it all holiday with wonderful views across the loch to Jura and Scarba. Brilliantly placed to watch the sun setting over the islands. June 2008.
  15. Location is fantastic, owners are very helpful, very pleasant. We’ve stayed here twice and will book again. Aug 2008.
  16. Harbour house is in a fantastic location. The owners (who live next door) go out of their way to make your time there extra special. There is lots to do - fishing, walking, kayaking, boating. We loved it. April 2008.
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    Please note: The information on this page is intended as a guide only. We cannot accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about any property and its facilities or services.

    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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