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Seashell Cottage - Isle of Seil - Near Oban

Ellenabeich village and Easdale Island
13 reviews
Ellenabeich village and Easdale Island
Dog walk in the hills of Ellenabeich
Front of Rockpool and Seashell Cottages
Seashell Cottage
Front of Seashell Cottage
Livingroom with open fire
A wee dram!
Easdale Island
Beautiful Oban Bay with MacCaig's Tower in the foreground
Front Street of Ellenabeich
The Bridge over the Atlantic
Sunset from the village.
The dogs love it!
Treshnish Isles. A day trip from Oban. Amazing!
Just of Easdale Island on a hot day!
Front street of Ellenabeich
Aerial view of Ellenabeich
Slate beach in Ellenabeich
Fladda lighthouse
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Seashell Cottage is a family run business on the Isle of Seil, only half an hours drive away from the busy town of Oban. Set within the beautiful conservation village of Ellenabeich, the four star rated cottages sleep 4 people each, one King, and one twin (which can be zip and linked into another King if required). The cottages are furnished and equipped to a high standard and the cosy living room has an open fire for those cold winter days (one bucket of coal provided). After a days walk, why not relax in the spa bath provided. Wifi, dvd's, some books and a few board games are available in the cottages. Parking is available for two cars in each cottage.

Ellenabeich is situated in the most beautiful location with stunning scenery all around. Its a great base for a quiet peaceful holiday, and also for those who enjoy outdoor pursuit...
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Listing #HL5154569
About the Owner
Annabel R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We live around the corner from the cottages and will welcome you once you have had time to unwind from your journey. At any point during your stay we are available to help you if you have any queries, giving you suggestions of places to go and visit whilst you are here.
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

The cottage is furnished beautifully and to an excellent standard. The beds are really comfy and everything you need is provided. The location is lovely and the cottage was super clean considering they do allow pets. The only downside was we found the bathroom really...More

Thank Natalie R
Annabel R, VR Owner at Seashell Cottage - Isle of Seil - Near Oban, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

It was lovely to meet you both and your lovely dog. I am sorry you felt the bathroom was cold. I have never had this comment before and have never felt that to be the case myself, but am aware that some people prefer a...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed here first week of Easter half term, the property is clean tidy and very cosy, the fire was lovely and the kitchen had everything you needed. The beds were very comfy after a long day out in the cold. The local pub was...More

Thank Matchoo69
Annabel R, VR Owner at Seashell Cottage - Isle of Seil - Near Oban, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Many thanks for your kind review. I am glad you had a good break in Ellenabeich and enjoyed the open fire. It's nice to see that you got to see the local area as there is quite a lot to do locally without having to...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

We spent our Feb half term at Seashell cottage with our two young girls - just perfect. Beautifully furnished with everything we needed, we felt comfy and cosy in the evenings (the duvets are the nicest duvets ever!) and when the weather was too bad...More

Thank Hannah H
Annabel R, VR Owner at Seashell Cottage - Isle of Seil - Near Oban, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

I know the weather wasn't too kind to you, but am glad you still had a good time with the rest of your family. It was a pleasure to meet you all and thanks for leaving the cottage in very good order, it really is...More

  • Alarm Clock
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
I generally allow 2 dogs in the cottage depending on size. However we would ask that owners of our furry friends leave the cottage as you found it and that the blankets provided...
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
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26 Jul 2018
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6 Sep 2018
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  • Dog: £20 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Ellenabeich has craft shops, a bar which also serves meals and the An-Cala Gardens which is part of Scotland's garden scheme. We also have a Heritage Museum that depicts the way of life when the area was a thriving Slate Quarry Industry.

Four miles along the road is 'Tigh an Truish' Hotel/Pub and the famous 'Bridge Over the Atlantic' built in 1792 and described as the only bridge that crosses the Atlantic. This bridge connects the mainland to the Isle of Seil where Ellenabeich is situated.

The ferry ride from the old slate pier to Easdale Island takes only a few minutes and transports you to another world where there are no cars, just natural paths that criss-cross the Island. The pub and restaurant are the centre of the Island's active and varied social life and...
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How to get there
Airport: Glasgow Airport: 120.0 km
Railway: Oban: 20.0 km
Ferry: Oban: 20.0 km
If travelling up from the South on the M74, take the M8 all the way through Glasgow, following signs for Glasgow Airport. As you approach Junction 28 (The Airport), stay in the centre lanes marked Erskine Bridge and Greenock. At J30 , follow the M898 to Erskine Bridge, not the M8 to Greenock. Once over the bridge, follow the A82 north to Crianlarich and Tyndrum, then the A85 to Oban. Alternatively, and of equal time, take the A83 (Where the road splits at Tarbet on the A82) to Inverary. There, turn right at the archway onto the A819 to Dalmally/Oban. At the T junction, turn left onto the A85 to Oban. Take a pit stop at Hamilton before reaching Glasgow for petrol/toilets. After crossing the Bridge, the next available petrol/toilets will be at Milton, just before Dumbarton on the A82.... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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