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Fearnach Bay House

26 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
7 nights minimum
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The perfect place for a family holiday by the sea. Also ideally suited for couples who like a bit of space to move around (generous discounts offered for low occupancy bookings). Rental prices vary throughout the year. Quotes on TripAdvisor are 'from' prices and don't always reflect the true rental prices. Please make an enquiry to check the rental price for your selected dates. Fearnach Bay House is situated in a stunning position in a secluded corner of our 250 acre private estate on Loch Melfort on the West Coast of Scotland. With only a 30 minute drive from Oban, it is a great base from which to explore Argyll and the islands of the Inner Hebrides. The house has been built to an exceptionally high standard and offers everything you could wish for in the way of luxury, peace and rela...The perfect place for a family holiday by the sea. Also ideally suited for couples who like a bit of space to move around (generous discounts offered for low occupancy bookings). Rental prices vary throughout the year. Quotes on TripAdvisor are 'from' prices and don't always reflect the true rental prices. Please make an enquiry to check the rental price for your selected dates. Fearnach Bay House is situated in a stunning position in a secluded corner of our 250 acre private estate on Loch Melfort on the West Coast of Scotland. With only a 30 minute drive from Oban, it is a great base from which to explore Argyll and the islands of the Inner Hebrides. The house has been built to an exceptionally high standard and offers everything you could wish for in the way of luxury, peace and relaxation. The comfortable open plan ground floor living space is suitable for wheelchair users and has underfloor heating throughout as well as a log burner. Discover some of Scotland's wonderful wildlife without leaving the window seat in the living room. Visitors to our garden include woodpeckers, oyster catchers and red squirrels whilst out on the loch there are grey seals and regular sightings of a family of otters. Binoculars are provided together with comprehensive books on bird watching and nature activities.More
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About the Owner
Rory C
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
Interaction with guests
We like to meet our guests on arrival but from then onwards we will respect your privacy and will not disturb you unless you need us to. We are however always on hand to help with anything you may want or need to know during your stay and our contact numbers are listed in the house should you need them.
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Reviewed 26 February 2019

We stayed at Fearnach Bay House for the forth time already. Being big Scotland fans for more than 25 years and big admirers of the Argyll area, we tried to spot the most lovely and luxurious places all over Scotland. Some years ago, we finally...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Chavannes
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Stunning location, beautifully presented and comfortable. Fearnach Bay is really well equipped and the owners are very helpful and friendly.

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank nigelwestwell
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is our second stay at Fearnach Bay House, and it did not disappoint second time around. It is beautifully kept by the owners, and is spacious, warm and extremely comfortable. The kitchen is beautifully equipped and there is plenty of room to dry wet...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank LMGrant
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We all loved this house and place and everyone wanted to return to it again, so at the end of our holiday we immediately booked it again for next year. It really does have it all.This ideal and well equipped lovely family house is clean,...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Camper679333
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Can't rate Fearnach Bay House highly enough. We booked this holiday 12 months in advance and counted down every day. We weren't disappointed. Every expectation was met and exceeded. We lazed, we ate, we walked, we talked, we spotted birds, we went rowing, we watched...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Karen T
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
BEDROOMS: 2 doubles , both are en suite. 1 twin bedded room with zip & link beds which shares a luxury family bathroom with 1 single room. All the bedrooms face south and have unrestricted views of the loch. The ground floor bedroom with its luxurious double bed and seating area, has an en suite wet room and has wheelchair access to rest of the ground floor.
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About the neighbourhood
There is a small rowing boat (March - October) which can be launched from the slipway directly in front of the house ensuring the occupants of Fearnach Bay House a swift and easy departure to catch their next meal from the loch. Lifejackets, fishing rods and tackle are all supplied at no extra charge.In addition to inland sea fishing there is also complementary trout fishing the estate loch and fishing on a further 12 lochs in the vicinity is available on purchase of a permit obtainable at the local Post Office.<The world renowned championship course at Machrihanish is about 1 ½ hrs spectacular drive south to the Mull of Kintyre and there are 2 courses closer to home: the challenging 18 hole course at Oban and the 9 hole course on Seil Island. Both are within ½ hours drive away.<Ponies:<En...
Getting around
Once you are here, a car is essential for travelling around the area to see the sights. Castles, islands, whisky distilleries, beaches archaeological monuments, museums and mountains are all within easy reach from Fearnach Bay House. There are regular ferry services to the islands from Oban and there are timetables available on the Calmac Ferries website. Details of smaller boat departures for seal, whale and basking shark watching excursions can be found in our information folder in the house.
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