Balnagore

Self Catering

Balnagore, Machrie, Isle Of Arran, KA27 8DX

    This traditional white painted former farmhouse in Machrie looks across the Kilbrannan Sound to Kintyre, and sleep 11 people. It is a 600m walk to the sea and to the Standing Stone Monuments. Well behaved dogs are welcome.

    Balnagore is approximately 600 yards from the sea through the fields. Standing in its own grounds, up a private lane, it is surrounded by the most wonderful views with the hills forming a very beautiful backdrop. There is more than ample parking available. There is acommodation for up to 11 people, comprising 3 double, 2 twin bedrooms, and a single room with a 2' 6" bed.


    The main sitting room has been converted from the old barn. An unusual feature, the open fireplace has a window above it looking out to sea. The other end of the sitting room is the dining area, which seats 11. and leads into the kitchen.

      The fully equipped kitchen has an electric cooker, fridge/freezer, double sink, microwave, Belling hot cupboard and electric food mixer. A coffee maker and cafetiers are also provided. There is a kitchen table with four chairs.


    There is another small sitting room adjacent, with open fire. The telephone and broadband are located here.

    There are two bathrooms, one upstairs and one downstairs, and a separate shower room off the utility room.

    The utlilty has a washing machine, tumble dryer, second fridge and chest freezer.


    The master bedroom is downstairs, adjacent to the bathroom, and has an open fireplace. Upstairs in the main farmhouse are another double room, a twin and a single bedroom.


    Above the sitting room, reached by a separate staircase, is another twin room and a double room with two additional single beds.


    A new, efficient electric central heating system has recently been installed with radiators in every room, and which can be set to individual needs. Electricity usage is charged separately.


    Sky Freeview and also been installed with a new flat screen television in the main sitting room. A dvd player is also provided.
    There is a BBQ available, and coal is provided at an additional cost.
    In the barn there is space to store bicycles, and a table tennis table.
    Well behaved dogs are welcome.

    Linen and towels can also be provided at an additional cost of £10 per person.

    Gradings
    3 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Balnagore
    £600.00 per unit per week

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Holiday Rentals
    • Seasonal Breaks
    • Self Catering Holiday

    Domestic

    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Fuel Charge
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Payphones Available
    • Shower
    • Smoking Permitted
    • Towel Charge
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • TV Lounge
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • No credit cards accepted

    Transport

    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available

    Facilities

    • Internet Access
    • Smoking Permitted

    Location

    • Coastal Location
    • Island Location
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Pets Allowed
    • Pets Welcome
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement

    Public Transport Directions

    From Tourist Information Centre at Brodick turn right onto B880 signposted Blackwaterfoot. Once past the school, take the left turn at the T junction, signposted Blackwaterfoot. After 7 miles fork right by stone letter box - towards Machrie, and keep on this road until you reach the sea. Turn left and go past the golf course and over the river. Balnagore is 300 yards on, next left after the sign for Machrie Stone Circle.

    Getting there by railway:- Travel from Glasgow Central station to Ardrossan Harbour. Ferry crossing to Brodick. Leave pier turn right on to main road straight through Brodick take B880 signposted Blackwaterfoot and Lochranza after 3-4 miles fork right by stone letter box keep on this road until you reach the sea, turn past golf course over River - Balnagore is 300 yards on left.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Prestwick airport travel on the A79 then the A78 to Ardrossan. Take ferry to Brodick. From the pier at Brodick take B880 signposted Blackwaterfoot and Lochranza after 3-4 miles fork right by stone letter box keep on this road unil you reach the sea, turn left past golf course over River Balnagore is 300 yards on left.

    Getting there by ferry:- From Ardrossan Harbour - Brodick. Leave pier turn right on to main road straight through Brodick take B880 signposted Blackwaterfoot and Lochranza after 3-4 miles fork right by stone letter box keep on this road until you reach the sea, turn past golf course over River Balnagore is 300 yards on left.

     

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