Self Catering

Alderburn Place, Kilmun, Dunoon, Argyll, PA23 8RY

    Southtop, Kilmun, is an upper cottage apartment on the picturesque shores of the Holy Loch within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. The property provides modern amenities, rustic charm and superb river and loch views from every window.

    Southtop is a character-filled, upper cottage apartment which can accommodate 2/4 guests, having a bright double bedroom with views towards the water. There is also a bed settee in the lounge for a further 2 guests if needed. The apartment is electrically heated throughout and also has a wood burning stove for extra comfort when needed. The cosy lounge, with superb loch views, has a TV/DVD  with Freeview and CD/radio/i pod docking player to give you everything you need for a relaxing night in after exploring the area known as "Scotland's Secret Coast". The dining kitchen is well equipped and you can enjoy meals whilst taking in the superb river and loch views from the large window.

    Things to do and see

    The Cowal Peninsula gives you access to stunning mountains, lochs, forests and glens with a wide range of activities to suit most people. These include, walking, cycling, fishing, sailing, bird & wildlife watching, photography, golf, mountain biking, and a host of other pursuits on the doorstep. The Holy Loch is particularly noted for its flocks of waders, ducks and seabirds including visiting gannets which can be watched from the windows of Southtop or across the street to the lochside

    For more relaxing days out there are a host of attractions within a short drive such as Benmore Botanic Gardens, Inveraray Castle, Mount Stuart, the Kyles of Bute and the opportunity to reach many of the nearby peninsulas and islands.

    There are many and varied restaurants and cafes offering local produce nearby as well as local Gala week events so there’s something for everyone.

    Glasgow and  Edinburgh are both easy daytrips using Western Ferries from Hunter’s Quay (15 minutes from Southtop) to Gourock, the road from which soon has you on the M8 to Glasgow or Edinburgh. You could leave the car and try the Argyll passenger  Ferry from Dunoon which connects to Gourock railway station with trains to Glasgow.

    Oban is also within a day visit where you can also take in an "island hop" ferry to Mull and Iona.

    Come and experience the sights and sounds of this beautiful part of Scotland.

    3 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    Opening times 2015
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Excellent controlled heating throughout and woodburner ensure comfort all year round

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    £280.00 per unit per week

    Low season - November - March. Prices from £200 per week (excluding Christmas and New Year) Mid Season - April - July. Prices from £270 per week High Season August - October prices from £270 - £360 (max) Nightly rates for Short Breaks - From £38 - £60 per night for flat

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Holiday Rentals Upper cottage flat. 13 steps to front door.


    • Cot Available travel cot available


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Lochside Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome travel cot available
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement


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


    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Fridge fridge with small box freezer
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility clothes airer
    • Iron Available
    • Kitchen dining kitchen with river view
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge bed settee in lounge could sleep 2
    • Microwave
    • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove All wood included
    • Private Bathroom bathroom with shower enclosure
    • Shower
    • Towels Provided
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Hi-Fi ipod docking station
    • Radio
    • Television

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • No credit cards accepted BACS bank transfer


    • On Public Transport Route
    • Public Parking Nearby Free parking on public road outside flat

    Public Transport Directions


    • Ample parking on public road outside flat


    • On public transport route

    Transport within Scotland

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    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

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

    General Questions

    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment

    Building Entrance

    • There are steps to the main entrance
      • Handrail by the steps
      • Number of steps 13


    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • with steps and no ramp

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

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