Situated in Taynuilt, MacDonald apartment is perfectly located on the first floor of this delightful Scottish mansion allowing you to take full advantage of the surrounding views from its fabulous original Edwardian windows. Recently renovated to a luxury standard, this bright and spacious self-catering holiday home sleeps up to four guests in great comfort. The appealing open plan living room creates the heart of the apartment and is a fantastic space to relax in - sink into one of the deep sofas by the cosy log burner and enjoy memorable holiday evenings. The breakfast bar by the stylish, modern kitchen offers an additional social space whilst cleverly creating a separate dining area. The main super-king bedroom boasts two bay windows, one of which has a deep window seat allowing you to make the most of the glorious outlook across the landscaped garden to the pond and woodland beyond. There is a second, equally comfortable king bedroom and the modern bathroom has the luxury of a large step-in shower.
Lonan House enjoys a glorious Scottish setting with stunning views to Ben Cruachan, Argyll’s highest mountain. Designed by Sir Robert Lorimer and built in 1906, this impressive Edwardian mansion is full of romantic highland character and retains many of its original Arts & Crafts features. This is a wonderful holiday destination for dog owners and guests are invited to enjoy the large surrounding landscaped garden, complete with croquet lawn and pond, extended grounds and woodland which give a wonderful sense of space and freedom. Deer are often seen grazing around the house and this magical spot is home to amazing wildlife including red squirrels, otters and pine marten. Keen birdwatchers will delight at the huge variety of birds including the chance to see golden and white-tailed sea eagles or the beautiful black grouse. There are endless walks to be discovered right from the doorstep and many wonderful panoramic views across the glen to Mull in the West, Loch Etive in the North and Loch Awe in the East. Glen Lonan is part of National Cycle Route 78, The Caledonia Way, stretching 234 miles through stunning Scottish countryside.
Quiet days can be spent relaxing in the surrounding peace, or the nearby harbour town of Oban offers a good range of shops, local attractions and excellent restaurants, many of which serve freshly caught seafood. During the summer the town comes alive with a host of festivals and ceilidhs, attracting bagpipers, highland dancers and traditional musicians from all over the world. There are numerous exciting day trips to be enjoyed including ferries to the beautiful inner Hebridean islands including Mull and Tiree.
Postcode: PA35 1HY
Bookings are accepted with any day arrival, short breaks are welcome throughout the year
Damage Deposit: £150
Accommodation for 4 on first floor: Shared entrance hall with stair to first floor leads to Apartment entrance hall with coat hanging & boot storage; Open plan living room with sitting area with wood burning stove, dining area and kitchen with breakfast bar, Super King size bedroom with two bay windows; King size bedroom; Bathroom with walk-in rain shower and hand held attachment, wc, wash basin
SERVICES: Central heating & electricity included * Bed Linen & Towels provided * Wood burning stove with initial supply of fuel (additonal logs available to purchase on site) * Electric oven and induction hob * Microwave * Fridge/Freezer * Dishwasher * Washer/Dryer * Smart TV with DVD player * Shared DVDs/books in entrance hall * Wifi * Cot & High Chair available on request * Shared terrace with garden furniture * 5 acres of landscaped garden * Croquet lawn * Shared BBQ & picnic areas * 24-acre extended grounds and woodland walks *Shared Bicycle store * 2 Dogs welcome, to be on leads in garden and woods * Parking for 2 cars * No Smoking/vaping
Note: Open pond within garden, young children must be supervised
Extras: £20/per dog per week or part week
Also available in the same location: Lorimer (sleeps 4), MacDougall (sleeps 4), Campbell (sleeps 4), MacLeary (sleeps 4) or all apartments can be rented together to sleep up to 18