Self Catering in Central Scotland - Garelochhead
Areas: Argyll and Bute
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Pricing From: £215.00 - 458.00
This single storey cottage in Garelochhead sleeps two people in one bedroom.
Heatherbank is a single storey cottage on the edge of Garelochhead village in Argyllshire. The cottage has a double room, a shower room, a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with sofabed. Outside is off road parking for two cars, and a garden to the front with patio and mountain views. Heatherbank is an easy walk from the shores of Gare Loch and the amenities of the village, and Loch Lomond is within easy reach.
RECENT CUSTOMER REVIEWS
Nice wee hide away
Heatherbank, is a nice well located quiet cottage, close enough to Garelochhead to pop to the shops, but far enough out to be a quiet tranquil retreat. Due to the nice thick external walls you only need minimum heating on to keep the living areas warm. Dougie is a very pleasant host, who provides a nice welcome pack on arrival. He is currently working on installing a hot tub on site, which should be very nice. The cottage is ideally suited for days out with Fort William, Edinburgh being a reasonable drive away, and Helensburgh, Glasgow and Balloch all within a short drive. There have been many comments about the drive way. It is clear that a lot of work has gone in to this driveway and it is perfectly drivable and I had no issues with it.
Excellent accommodation and SO peaceful
We booked this cottage for a week and were so pleased to have found it. It was the the jewel in the crown for us on our holiday touring Scotland. It was immaculately clean and warm on arrival and there was also a lovely welcome pack of local produce waiting for us. The cottage has been renovated to a very high standard with plenty of CDs, DVDs, books and games to use during your stay. It is located in a wonderfully quiet location and we were delighted when the deer came for a visit (unfortunately they were after the heathers that Dougie had planted). We met Dougie, the owner and he couldn't have been more helpful and is continually working to improve to garden area.
If we ever return to Scotland, there's nowhere else we would choose to stay.
peaceful and charming cottage
Having read other reviews of this cottage the only thing worrying me was the rough track leading up to the property as I was hiring a car but to my surprise the track has been recently re-done and was no problem getting up. The owner of the property, Dougie was also very nice and helpful, he has also done a lot of work on the garden which you cannot see in the pictures on the sykes website, it has a nice patio with table and chairs and pretty flower beds, a lovely place to sit and admire the view which is great. The cottage itself was very clean, comfortable and well equiped with a lovely welcome pack.
Perfect size and location! In beautiful greenery and up the hill, Heatherbank was a great fit! Thanks so much for everything!
Beautiful, quiet spot with stunning views across the hillsides through the woodland.
Nestled up a winding steep track between waterfalls and woodland the cottage was a glorious little find. Well equipped and Dougie a very thoughtful host. We received a complimentary basket of local goods, milk, bread and wine. Well thought out in its facilities and very comfortable. We loved this little quiet retreat and will come back to explore further afield as we only got as far as along the loch side as we had a relaxed trip to visit family in nearby Dumbarton. Lots to see and do, with Glasgow a train ride away... We will be back and thank you Dougie. Can't wait to return to see what you have done with the garden as when is is sorted it will be perfect! So peaceful and relaxing.
Electric heating with electric fire in sitting room
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, telephone (incoming calls only), selection of books, games and DVDs
Fuel and power included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Cot and highchair on request
Off road parking for 2 cars
Gardens to the front, side and rear
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop and pub 10 mins walk
Note: The access road is very rough and is not suitable for low vehicles
Note: Mobile phone reception can be limited at the cottage
Note: The garden to the side and rear of the property is uneven and has an open stream and care should be taken
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