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 its own 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 2014 - 31 Dec 2014
    Open All Year
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    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


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


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

    Leisure Facilities

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

    Payment Methods

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


    • Parking
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Private Parking


    • Bar Available
    • Kiosk/ Shop
    • Vegetarian
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Restaurant
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Shop
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Nut Free Meals
    • Lunch Available
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Gluten Free
    • Vegetarian Food Available
    • Dinner Available
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Licensed Bar / Clubroom
    • Dairy Free


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

    Health & Wellbeing

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


    • Village Location
    • Rural Location
    • Lochside Location
    • Coastal Location

    Special Requirements

    • Senior Citizens
    • Families
    • Pets Welcome
    • Children Welcome

    Public Transport 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.

    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 a ramp or 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


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

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath
      • bath with shower
      • level entry shower
      • separate shower unit
    • Bedrooms with non-allergic bedding available (e.g. non-feather pillows)
    • Baths fitted with support handrails available
    • There are separate shower units:
      • fitted with support handrails
    • 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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