Ardeneden House

Self Catering

Tighnabruaich, Argyll, PA21 2BD

    Ardeneden House offers six bedrooms to sleep up to 14 guests plus an optional double sofa bed for an extra 2 visitors. Full of character with the added feature of a play room. FREE WiFi.

    The property

    Ardeneden House offers six bedrooms to sleep up to 14 guests plus an optional double sofa bed for an extra 2 visitors. This is a large property and it deserves a large picture gallery, so take your time and enjoy your tour of the house.

    This impressive and large Victorian villa is just a short stroll from the shoreline in the picturesque  village of Tighnabruaich. a popular destination for yachts and sailors. Set in over an acre of grounds, with lovely views across the Kyles of Bute, Ardeneden is a wonderful holiday retreat for a large family, gathering of friends or special occasion. Internally the character and Victorian features have been maintained whilst many modern touches have been added.  Set over 3 floors with a large hallway, double height ceilings and a traditional sweeping staircase this comfortable house provides ample living space allowing everyone the opportunity to relax. The large, elegantly furnished sitting room with its full height bay window, traditional cornicing and cosy open fireplace is a lovely room for returning to after a day exploring.  The fully modernised and well-equipped kitchen has under-floor heating and the adjacent large dining room, with its upright piano and garden doors opening onto a terrace is a wonderfully sociable room.  Three of the bedrooms benefit from en-suite bathrooms and all have televisions.  This well-presented holiday house also enjoys a second sitting/TV room as well as a games room with table tennis and darts giving hours of entertainment to all ages.


    Within easy walking distance of the village which has a shinty pitch, tennis court & sailing school with dinghy sailing courses.  There are wonderful walks and cycle trails right from the door and a popular 9 hole golf course with some of the best views in Scotland. Fishing boat trips can be also be arranged.The nearby Kilbride Bay with its large sandy beach is a popular summertime destination and the road north from Tighnabruaich is one of the most beautiful in Argyll with its wonderful viewpoint looking over the Kyles of Bute. A ferry from Portavadie will take you to the picturesque fishing village of Tarbert on the Kintyre Peninsula which offers seafood and stunning coast line.  The magical Isle of Bute is also only a short ferry trip away with many places of interest including Rothesay and its ruined castle and the gothic structure of Mount Stuart House.



    Ground Floor: Hall, sitting room with open fire, 2nd sitting/tv room (optional double sofa bed), large double bedroom, twin bedroom, two bathrooms (bath, wc & whb) & games room.

    Lower Ground Floor:Kitchen & pantry, large dining room (seats 16) with doors to front terrace, laundry room, back door to garden area.

    First Floor: Two double bedrooms both with ensuite bathroom (shower, wc & whb), twin bedroom with ensuite bathroom (shower, wc & whb), family bedroom (double bed & two single beds) with whb, separate bathroom (shower, wc & whb). Kintyre.


    FREE WiFi • Linen & towels provided • Oil-fired central heating on ground floor, under-floor heating in kitchen, electric panel heaters in 1st floor bedrooms - oil, gas & electricity included • Open fire in sitting room – starter basket of coal/logs included • Starter pack of provisions, fresh local seafood and meat can be pre-ordered by separate arrangement • Special occasion catering available by separate arrangement • TV/DVD, ipod dock, plus TV & hairdryer in each bedroom • Fridge, freezer, gas 6 ring hob, double electric oven, dishwasher, microwave • Commercial washing & tumble dryer • Cot & highchair •Terrace and garden with garden furniture to front of house, large informal grass area to rear • Please be aware this is a no smoking property.

    Family Games Room

    A great space to gather and enjoy Games room with table tennis and darts

    Good housekeeping deposit

    A refundable good housekeeping deposit of £250 is payable with the balance.

    Pet Policy

    Up to two well behaved pets are welcome. £30 each.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times 2014
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Ardeneden Villa
    £350.00 per unit per night

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Holiday Rentals
    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Indoor Play Area
    • Cot Available


    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Dogs Welcome
    • Pets Welcome


    • Shop


    • Freezer
    • Private Bathroom
    • Iron Available
    • Microwave
    • Linen Provided
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Dishwasher

    Payment Methods

    • Switch Card


    • Private Parking

    Road Directions


    From Glasgow

    By road
    Take the A82 along Loch Lomond to Tarbet, then the A83 towards Inveraray and Campbeltown. At Cairndow, turn left on to the A815, then at Strachur turn right on to the A886, signposted Glendaruel and Colintraive. Just after Glendaruel, turn right on to the A8003 for Tighnabruaich. 

    By Ferry and road
    Take the A8 to Gourock, then Western Ferries from McInroy’s Point to Hunter’s Quay near Dunoon. Turn right on to A815, then shortly after leaving the 40mph area, turn left on B836, a single track road with passing places. After about 17 miles, turn right on A886, then left on A8003 towards Tighnabruaich.

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