Melfort Village

Self Catering

Melfort Village, Kilmelford By Oban, Argyll, PA34 4XD

    Fantastic Family Friendly, Hassle-free Holidays - Luxury Cottages Included!

    Melfort Village, a hamlet of self catering holiday cottages near Oban, Argyll. The village is set amidst some of the most outstanding scenery on the west coast of Scotland and is the ideal location for a Scottish holiday. The combination of beautifully furnished cottages, excellent leisure facilities and a friendly, rural atmosphere guarantees a really relaxing holiday for all the family!

    Situated just 16 scenic miles south of Oban, the “Gateway to the Isles”, Melfort Village offers the ideal base for touring up and down the West Coast mainland and visiting the islands of Mull & Iona, Islay, Gigha and even further afield to the Outer Hebrides.

    Whether you favour walking, outdoor sports, birdwatching, visiting gardens, castles and historical sites or eating out, all activities and attractions can be reached within a short drive from your cottage.

    Melfort Village also has access to a  restaurant and bar - The Shower of Herring, serving delicious meals and snacks. Families welcome.


    4 Self Catering
    Green Tourism Gold
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    Open All Year
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
    Open All Year
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Beechwood House
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Blacksmiths Cottage
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Coachmans Cottage
    £134.16 per unit per night
    Coachmans East & West
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Farm Cottage One
    £204.16 per unit per night
    Farm Cottage Two or Three
    £211.66 per unit per night
    Garden Cottage
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Haybarn Cottage
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Lower Cooperage
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Melfort Cottage
    £134.16 per unit per night
    Melfort Lodge
    £204.16 per unit per night
    Old Haybarn
    £204.16 per unit per night
    Pier Houses
    £211.66 per unit per night
    Quarry Cottage
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Stables East
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Stables West
    £204.16 per unit per night
    Upper Cooperage
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Walled Garden Cottages 1 - 10
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Walled Garden Mews 11
    £175.00 per unit per night
    Weighbridge Cottage
    £134.16 per unit per week

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Cottage
    • Holiday Rentals
    • Seasonal Breaks
    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Baby Listening/Sitting Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available
    • Indoor Play Area
    • Outdoor Play Area


    • Equipment Hire
    • Fax/Email Facilities
    • Internet Access
    • Level Access
    • Picnic Area
    • Smoking Permitted
    • Tuition Available

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Gift Shop
    • Indoor Recreational Facilities
    • Outdoor Recreational Facilities
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • TV Lounge
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

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


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Cycle Hire Nearby cycle hire is available on site
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking


    • Bar Available
    • Breakfast Available brunch available on a Saturday from 10am
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Dairy Free
    • Dinner Available
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Gluten Free
    • Kiosk/ Shop
    • Licensed Bar / Clubroom
    • Lunch Available
    • Nut Free Meals
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Restaurant
    • Shop
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegan Meals Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • Dishwasher
    • Drying Facilities
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Fridge
    • Fuel Charge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Linen Provided
    • Log Fire
    • Microwave
    • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Payphones Available
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Smoking Permitted
    • Towels Provided
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Health & Wellbeing

    • Beauty Treatments
    • Fitness Training
    • Indoor Swimming Pool
    • Sauna
    • Spa Pool Available
    • Traditional Massage


    • Coastal Location
    • Lochside Location Not all properties have a lochside location
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View some of our properties have a sea/loch view
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Dogs Welcome an additional charge applies
    • Families
    • Pets Welcome an additional charge applies
    • Senior Citizens

    Wedding Services

    • Accommodation Available
    • Civil Ceremony
    • Reception Facilities
    • Wedding Packages Available

    Road Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- Oban Tourist Information Centre drive out off Oban on the A816 towards Campbeltown. Kilmelford is 16 miles South of Oban. Turn off for Melfort Village is 500m after the village of Kilmelford. Single track road to Melfort Village travels one and a half miles through woods, close to the shores of Loch Melfort. After crossing a small bridge, pass through the main entrance which is immediately on the right.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Glasgow airport take the M8 motorway and follow signs for Loch Lomond. Cross the Erskine Bridge onto the A82 along Loch Lomondside, to Tarbet, where you continue onto the A83, through Arrochar and Inveraray to Lochgilphead. Kilmelford is 23 miles north of Lochgilphead on the A816. Turn off for Melfort is on the left hand side just before the village of Kilmelford. Single track road for one and a half miles; there is a small bridge immediately before our entrance gate.

    Public Transport Directions

    Although we can be reached by public transport, a car is essential to enjoy this beautiful area.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp, lift or stair lift
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to a public toilet
      • to one or more bedrooms
      • to the bar
      • to the gym/leisure centre
      • to the swimming pool


    • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • There are separate shower units:
      • fitted with support handrails
    • Baths fitted with support handrails available
    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath
      • bath with shower
      • level entry 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

    Restaurant / Breakfast / Dining Room

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to the restaurant/breakfast/dining-room
    • Restaurant / breakfast / dining room provide meals for guests with special dietary requirements

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

    Activity Special Offer

    Fantastic Family Fun!

    Enjoy On-Site Activities at Melfort Village

    During the School Holidays, we are offering Archery, Pool Fun Sessions and Sand Art, as well as our Monday Music Night in the Shower of Herring Restaurant and our Welcome Meeting on Monday morning to update you on all local activities and entertainment.


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