Argyll & Bute
Kirnan House provides luxury B&B accommodation with four individually styled rooms in a Victorian shooting lodge set in its own 500 acres of private estate. Hosts Ross and Diana Appleyard will go out of their way to ensure you have a warm welcome and a comfortable stay. Breakfast is a highlight prepared from the freshest of locally sourced produce.
Homemade bacon from our own pigs are served alongside our own venison sausages and eggs from our chickens. Spa cabin and BBQ cabin can also be used.
Kirnan Estate is a Victorian shooting lodge dating back to the 1890's. Its' 500 acres are home to three different kinds of dear red squirrels pine martens and birds of prey. On a more domestic front the estate has its own donkeys pet lambs cats and friendly dogs pigs and pygmy goats.
Chickens and ducks provide the eggs for breakfast. The ethos of hosts Ross and Diana Appleyard is to offer guests a warm welcome and a friendly informal stay. Guests will enjoy a superior Scottish breakfast with a few Kirnan twists including freshly made bread every morning.
To view a video go here - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kheN_Mi7DQs&feature=em-upload_owner The bedrooms are individually styled and are fitted with the finest linen. Rajah has a king-size bed and jaccuzi bath. Lang reach has a four poster with rainforest shower and Balliemore has a queen size bed with rainforest shower.
The rooms which are named after salmon pools on our river are all fitted with DVD players and real coffee is provided alongside the usual tea-making facilities. Guests also have access to a sitting room and open fire where they can read or chat before dinner or going out for the evening to one of the many fine restaurants we have in the area. Outside the estate has 500 acres of unspoilt forest to roam in.
Rides are cut through the trees making access easy. Part of the forest is temporate rainforest and is full of oaks ash and beach trees.There are no limitations on where guests can go. The emphasis at Kirnan is to come and enjoy its spectacular scenery good food and friendly hospitality.
Guests can also use our o indoor hydro pool hot tub in a cabin in the garden and our BBQ cabin which is furnished with reindeer skins.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Lochgilphead area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Kilmichael Glassary Cup and Ring Marks - 2 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Ballymeanoch Stone Row - 2.5 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Dunchraigaig Cairn - 2.6 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Baluachraig Cup And Ring Marks - 2.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Dunadd Fort - 2.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Kilmartin Sculptured Stones - 3 miles (Historic Church)
Kilmartin Crosses - 3 miles (Historic Church)
Nether Largie Standing Stones - 3 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Nether Largie Cairns - 3.1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Ri Cruin Cairn - 3.1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
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