Garmoran Square

Self Catering

Garmoran Square, Mingarry, Moidart, by Ardnamurchan, Lochaber, Inverness-shire, PH36 4JX

    Garmoran Square offers the best of both worlds - a rural getaway amid spectacular west coast scenery but with contemporary city-chic on the accommodation front.

    Garmoran Square offers the best of both worlds - a rural getaway amid spectacular west coast scenery but with contemporary city-chic on the accommodation front. Surrounded by stunning Mountain Views.
     
    Garmoran Square has been designed and finished to the highest standard of luxury, a unique and sumptuous base to explore the West Highlands. It comprises of four self catering cottages that have been designed to form a traditional courtyard from the front but with a modern twist maximizing the mountain views at the rear through the huge floor to ceiling windows and internal12ft ceilings.
     
    The 4 & 5 star cottages have a traditional-looking croft exterior that is sympathetic to its surroundings and gives lie to the luxurious, contemporary interiors. The properties MacRuairi, Shiel, Tioram and Somerled sleep 2,4,6 and 6 people or up to 18 if taken as a whole - all bedrooms with en suite shower or bath room. Ideal for couples, families, walking groups, wildlife parties, and group accommodation situated in Mingarry, Moidart, and gateway to Ardnamurchan, on the picturesque west coast of the Scottish Highlands just one hour from Fort William and within easy reach of the Isle of Mull, Mallaig, Ardnamurchan and the Isle of Skye. Whether in the Highlands for the scenery, outdoors, history or just to get away, Garmoran Square can offer it all  -  a truly great holiday and warm Highland welcome awaits you. 
     
    Each cottage is unique and has been tastefully decorated with quality fixtures and fittings throughout to ensure your stay is luxurious. Open fires/log burners, solid oak/slate floors, satellite TV, DVDs, CD player, spa baths and controllable under floor heating throughout and with fantastic 12ft ceilings and floor to ceiling windows that frame the stunning scenery.  All bedrooms are en suite, with either bath with over head power shower or walk in power shower. All cottages have a drying room or area for outdoor clothing and equipment, plus a shared outdoor bike shed is provided. Pets welcome by prior arrangement only. On arrival you will find a supply of coal and logs for the fires, all beds made up with quality cotton linen, bath sheets, hand towels and face clothes in the bathrooms and high chairs and cots are available if required. Also in each cottage you will find maps, local area walking books binoculars, I pod docking stations with speakers and BBQ's and hair dryers and alarm clocks in each bedroom.
     
    With kitchens that have coffee makers, food processor, hand blenders, food mixers, and many, many utensils, you can make dinner as complicated or easy as you like and with Highland stoneware crockery to showcase your culinary skills.
     
    Each cottage has its own deck area with outside garden furniture and BBQ, where you can enjoy some alfresco dining and watch the deer in the field next door. At night marvel at our starry sky as there is no light population in Moidart due to there being no street lights.  Enjoy all this within a well maintained garden that is fenced and gated.
     
    Upon arrival you are greeted with a welcome hamper with essential goods and luxury local treats. Master bedrooms have fluffy bathrobes and spa products.
     
    This unique sumptuous base for exploring Ardnamurchan, Moidart and Lochaber - the Outdoor Capital of the UK - and a fabulous retreat for those looking to escape the stresses of city life. Five minutes drive from a bakery, grocers, tearoom, hotels, pubs and a restaurant offering great quality food using local produce - life as it used to be but blended with modern convenience.
     
    All this set in an idyllic, scenic, rural location, steeped in history, fantastic for walks, cycling, wildlife, fishing and boat trips. Where you can see eagles, otters, deer, seal, read squirrel’s, heron’s and plus much more, with many great walks from 20min strolls to all day expeditions and many starting at Garmoran Square or just a short drive away.
     
    Come enjoy this rural beauty in luxury -  a truly great holiday and warm Highland welcome awaits you.  Please visit our website for more details

    Gradings
    4-5 Self Catering
    Awards
    Walkers Welcome Cyclists Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Garmoran Square is open all year - booking are normally sat - sat but short breaks are available out with the peak times

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    4
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    MacRuairi Apartment
    £510.00 per unit per week
    Shiel Apartment
    £725.00 per unit per week
    Somerled Apartment
    £975.00 per unit per week
    Tioram Apartment
    £975.00 per unit per week

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Activity Holiday
    • Cottage
    • Holiday Rentals
    • Self Catering Holiday

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available

    Facilities

    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Location

    • Rural Location

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Allowed
    • Pets Welcome
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers

    Catering

    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Self Service
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop

    Domestic

    • Bath Ensuite
    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Linen Provided
    • Log Fire
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Toilets
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • WC EnSuite
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Hi-Fi
    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • TV In Room
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Mastercard
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card

    Transport

    • Bike Storage Available
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Disabled Parking
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    From the south take the M74 then M80 north towards Stirling, take exit 10 for Callander and follow A84 (A85) joining the A82 at Crianlarich and head towards Fort William. 7 miles before Fort William take the short crossing on the Corran Ferry. Turn left off the ferry follow the A861 through Strontian to Acharacle and onto Mingarry, Garmoran is the 2nd on the right.
    Or head North out of Fort William taking the road to Mallaig and the Isles (A830).
    From here continue on your journey to Lochailort turn left at Lochailort onto A861. You are then heading through Moidart. Go through the fishing village of Glenuig and onto Mingarry, Garmoran Square is the 2nd last building on the left. There is a signpost at the edge of the Road identifying the Apartments.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Fort William, take A82 south to Corran Ferry (15min drive) then once across the ferry take turn left onto A861 through Acharacle and Mingarry. Garmoran Square is second on the right. Approx 50mins from the Corran ferry

    Or, take A82 North, turn onto A830 at Lochybridge junction after approx 30mins, turn left at A861 junction just after the Lochailort Inn onto Mingarry a further 30mins drive. Garmoran Square is second last on left hand side.

    Getting there by railway:- The Glasgow to Fort William line continues on to Lochailort. From Lochailort Station take Sheil bus to Acharacle asking to be dropped off at Garmoran Square.
    Contact Susan for advise or possible collection.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Glasgow Airport follow M8 towards Erksine Bridge and Greenock. Leave M8 at exit 30. Follow A82 for Crainlarich and Fort William. 6 miles south of Fort William take Corran Ferry. Once over ferry follow signs for Salen, Acharacle and onto Mingarry. Travelling time from airport approximately 3 hours.

    Getting there by ferry:- From Corran Ferry follow signs for Kilchoan. Pass through Strontian, Salen, Acharacle and onto Mingarry. Travelling time from ferry approximately 50mins. Road is single track with passing places from Strontian onwards.


    The Corran Ferry runs at the quarter past and quarter too on the Corran side and the o'clock and half past on the Argour side. The ferry starts at 6.40am and runs until 9.30pm the cost for a crossing is £6.40, the crossing is approx 5mins. (note: ferry start at 8.30am on a Sunday)


    Transport within Scotland

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    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath
      • bath with shower
      • separate shower unit
    • Bedrooms with non-allergic bedding available (e.g. non-feather pillows)
    • Bedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by the guest

    Parking

    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)
    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities

    General Questions

    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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