menu
Select a location

The Lodge in Ardmaddy Castle, Argyll and the Isles

421
  • £
  • $
per week
sleeps 4
2 rooms

The Lodge description

"Stunning locations in breathtaking scenery..."In a magnificent setting by the sea, Ardmaddy Castle sits in its own bay with unrivalled views over Seil Sound and the world famous local Slate Islands, designated one of Scotland’s National Scenic Areas. Graded ‘4 Star’ by the Scottish Tourist Board, these four cottages (SBZ, SRW, SRX and SRY) and Caddleton Farmhouse (UNP) are set in secluded, peaceful locations around the estate and offer an ideal base for exploring this stunning part of the West Coast of Scotland.
The castle’s spectacular gardens are open all year round through Scotland’s Gardens Scheme and are a delight for gardening enthusiasts. The area is renowned for its abundant wildlife with porpoise, dolphins, basking sharks, otters, deer, eagles and wealth of seabirds often seen. Sailing, rowing and motor boats are all available for guests to hire, and there is free fishing on Ardmaddy’s stocked hill loch. There is also a central games room with table tennis, darts and a pool table, whilst Caddleton Farmhouse (UNP) and The Stables (SBZ) have their own games room. Guests can also use the castle’s tennis court.
The bustling harbour town of Oban known as the ‘Gateway to the Islands’ is only 12 miles away and has wonderful seafood restaurants, shops and bars. From Oban there are boat trips to the Inner Hebridean Isles, including Mull, Iona, Staffa, Colonsay and Tiree. For the outdoor enthusiast, local activities include horse riding, coasteering, canyoning, canoeing, sailing, diving and golf. Fort William and Glencoe are a short drive away offering very popular climbing and skiing. Explore beautiful gardens and ruined castles in an area rich in historical legacy or take a leisurely walk or cycle along one of the many forest tracks. Visit Bonawe Iron Works, Cruachan Hollow Mountain, the Sealife Centre and Inveraray Jail. Or relax and enjoy the unspoilt natural beauty surrounding the cottages at Ardmaddy. Shops 12 miles, pub/restaurant 2½ miles. Originally the gate house on the private road to the castle, this comfortable property has been refurbished to Visit Scotland ‘4 Star’ standard, whilst retaining much of its character. Steps to entrance and small, well-equipped, fitted kitchen with ceramic cooker. Small, cosy sitting room with dining area and open fire with back boiler. Twin bedroom. Double bedroom with 5ft bed and wash basin. Both bedrooms have built-in units. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Porch leading to an enclosed, well-kept garden with views over woodland and grazing fields.
  • Partial NSH and panel heaters inc
  • Fan and convector heaters
  • Freview TV
  • M/wave
  • Washer/dryer
  • Drying cupboard
  • F/freezer
  • Food processor
  • Double glazing
  • Ground floor facilities
  • Open fire(s) - initial fuel inc, thereafter avail at cost
  • Elec, bed linen and towels inc
  • Cot
  • H/chair
  • Video
  • DVD
  • Stereo/CD
  • Wi-fi
  • Payphone
  • Freezer meals and food avail at cost
  • Over 3,000 acres of grounds
  • Garden furniture
  • BBQ
  • Parking
  • Use of hard tennis court
  • Fly fishing
  • Shared games room with darts, snooker and table tennis
  • Sailing, rowing and motor boats avail for hire
  • Private water supply
  • NB: Loch close by and drops within the extensive grounds

Amenities

  • Cot Available
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Garden / Patio
  • Games Room
  • Highchair
  • Open Fire
  • Shower
  • Telephone Chargeable
  • Television
  • Wifi
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Washing Machine
  • Coastal Property
  • Car Parking - On Site
  • Close to Sea
  • Owner Services Region
  • Brand Migration

Booking Request

Check availability / Book online
Call Owner/Agent
Quote reference number: SRX
cottages4you
  • Safe and secure instant booking online
  • Best price guaranteed on all our properties
  • Book direct with owner or managing agent
Request to Book

Reviews

Be the first one to tell us about your rental experience while staying at The Lodge. Let us know if the listing matched your expectations. You can share your comments about the location, property owner/manager and all the unique features that made your stay a memorable one.
With cookies we can give you the best experience on selfcatering.travel. By using our website, you consent to the use of cookies.