Seall Na Mara

Self Catering

3 Crown Street, Portnahaven,, Isle Of Islay, Argyll, PA47 7SW

    Wonderful OCEAN VIEWS. Great VILLAGE AMENITIES. LARGE GARDEN. Sleeps 6 in comfort. Welcome to "Seall na Mara"- your own luxury fisherman's cottage by the sea.


    Seall na Mara in gaelic means "A view of the sea" or "Behold! The sea""..."...and this property certainly lives up to its name. The photo above left shows just one view from your property . Check out our photo gallery to see more of the views you can enjoy- and the facilities awaiting you indoors.

    Situated in the picturesque conservation village of Portnahaven, Seall na Mara is a traditional 80 year old fisherman's cottage which has been extensively refurbished to provide a contemporary luxury feel.

    The property benefits from OCEAN VIEWS from almost all rooms. Relax in the lounge with FREESAT TV, ample books and Board games, FREE WIFI INTERNET and MP3 DOCKSTATION. Enjoy the space of a SEPARATE DINING ROOM/KITCHEN with brand new units and appliances (DISHWASHER ,FRIDGE, FREEZER, MICROWAVE).

    There are 3 SPACIOUS BEDROOMS- a ground floor with King bed, and Twin and King bedrooms upstairs. All have LOTS OF STORAGE. The property benefits from 2 WASHROOMS- a contemporary wet-room with power shower on the ground floor and a cosy traditional bathroom (the "wee hoose" ) on the upper floor. To help you prepare for all those outdoor Islay pursuits, there is a SEPARATE LAUNDRY ROOM with new washer/drier and ample hanging space.

    For YOUNGER GUESTS there are books, bath toys and beach toys in the large porch area. A TRAVEL COT can be arranged on request.

    Rates start at £350 per week. INCLUDED IN THIS PRICE is WIFI internet access, electricity, oil central heating , Freesat TV, all bedding and towels (excl Beach).

    OUTDOORS there is a large elevated PRIVATE GARDEN to the front and rear with an 8 SEATER PATIO TABLE and SUNSET BENCH to fully enjoy the SPECTACULAR OCEAN AND COUNTRY VIEWS in every direction.

    The home is just steps from the lovely CHILD FRIENDLY BEACH, the local well stocked POST OFFICE AND GENERAL STORE"....and a 5 minute stroll to the traditional LOCAL PUB.

    The entire ground floor is FULLY WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE allowing all guests to enjoy the views and facilities of the home.

    A WELCOME BASKET and local INFORMATION GUIDE await you on arrival.
     

    Gradings
    4 Self Catering
    Awards
    Assisted wheelchair access
    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
    Seall Na Mara
    £850.00 per unit per week

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

    Catering

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

    Domestic

    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Washing Machine

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking
    • Gaelic Speaking

    Location

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

    Transport

    • Disabled Parking
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Outdoor Play Area

    Facilities

    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

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

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People

    Road Directions

    If Ferry (Calmac from Kennacraig) arrives in PortAskaig, follow road from pier to bridgend. Turn right before entering bridgend. If arriving Port Ellen , leave pier and take first left towards bowmore. Travel through Bowmore, down the hill towards the pier and turn right. Follow this road to Bridgend then turn left, after the bridge, towards Portnahaven.15 miles later you will reach Portnahaven. Ignore left turn to Port Wemyss. Continue past the village hall on right. As you enter village you pass a footpath on left then there is a sharp left turn past a busshelter. The bay will be below you on right hand side. You will see a house with blue windows on left and the next house, white with black window surrounds, set up on the hillside, is "Seall na Mara''.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- Leave Bowmore by turning right off main street onto share street.Follow this road to Bridgend then turn left, after the bridge, towards Portnahaven. 15 miles later you will reach Portnahaven. Ignore left turn to Port Wemyss. Continue past the village hall on right. As you enter village you pass a footpath on left then there is a sharp left turn past a busshelter. The bay will be below you on right hand side. You will see a house with blue windows on left and the next house, white with black window surrounds, set up on the hillside, is "Seall na Mara''. Enter via the private gravel driveway and up to your parking area.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Arrive at Islay Airport (flights with Flybe from Glasgow) and turn left from the exit towards Bowmore. Travel through Bowmore, down the hill towards the pier and turn right. Follow this road to Bridgend then turn left, after the bridge, towards Portnahaven. 15 miles later you will reach Portnahaven. Ignore left turn to Port Wemyss. Continue past the village hall on right. As you enter village you pass a footpath on left then there is a sharp left turn past a busshelter. The bay will be below you on right hand side. You will see a house with blue windows on left and the next house, white with black window surrounds, set up on the hillside, is "Seall na Mara''. Enter via the private gravel driveway and up to your parking area.

    Getting there by ferry:- If Ferry (Calmac from Kennacraig) arrives in PortAskaig, follow road from pier to bridgend. Turn right before entering bridgend (signposted Portcharlotte & portnahaven). If arriving Port Ellen , leave pier and take first left towards bowmore. Travel through Bowmore, down the hill towards the pier and turn right. Follow this road to Bridgend then turn left, after the bridge, towards Portnahaven.15 miles later you will reach Portnahaven. Ignore left turn to Port Wemyss. Continue past the village hall on right. As you enter village you pass a footpath on left then there is a sharp left turn past a busshelter. The bay will be below you on right hand side.

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