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Ben Lui

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Ben Lui Log Cabin
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
28 reviews
Ben Lui Log Cabin
Fully equipped kitchen
Stylish open plan living
Lovely cosy atmosphere. Logs £15 (1-2 nights) £25 (3+ nights)
Sliding doors onto the balcony
A glass of wine on the balcony?
Beautiful, light and airy main bedroom with double bed
Comfy sofa and flatscreen TV/DVD
Bathroom with electric shower
Cosy triple bunkroom - great fun for kids.
Comfortable and practical living for couples and small families
Freshly painted inside and out in May 2013. A shed for your bikes and lots of new wood stores!
Beautiful situation amongst the trees
Quiet and peaceful
Spring morning by Loch Awe
Dalavich Oakwood Trail - miles of remote hiking
Tranquil shores of Loch Awe only 50 yards away
Loch Awe from the Munro, Ben Lui
Kilchurn castle
End of a good day's fishing
Rural and picturesque village of Dalavich
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Overview
Cabin -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Loch Awe, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Ben Lui is a renovated and lovingly cared for log cabin on the former Forestry Commision land at Dalavich on the shores of the beautiful and tranquil Loch Awe. It is set centrally in approx 1/4 acre of mixed grassland and copse,which is viewed from the new balcony and offers a peaceful and relaxing retreat in idyllic surroundings.

Loch Awe is one of Scotland’s largest and most picturesque freshwater lochs with its wooded shores and scattered small islands and is a popular destination for hill walkers and anglers (boat hire available). Dalavich is host to a well stocked General Store which includes a Post Office and a café and there is also a community run Restaurant and Bar. Further afield, tourist attractions include Inverary Castle and Jail, Innis Channel Castle, the Oakwood Trail and Oban with its many activities, shops and distil...
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About the Owner, Matt H
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 28 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL243058
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Brian P
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017

We could not have experienced a more perfect blend of rustic charm and woodland calm over our three nights spent at Ben Lui. In one word this cabin was cosy! The log burning stove provided all the warmth necessary day and night, The beds were lovely and comfortable and fun for the kids to climb in and around (who needs...

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jamespike...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Very comfortable and warm had everything in it log fire was excellent and the bed were great to definitely will be going back hopefully for a week

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G4ryrach
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016
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Amazing holiday loc. Cabin is well equiped and log burner kept us tosty even in storm barbra. Kids loved the cabin and did not want to leave. Had a wondful brake thanks to Matt who had set the cabin up nice a warm for us and put decrations up. The walks even it the bad wether where breathtaking knowing we...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
Additional amenities & feature info
Interior comprises open plan living/dining room with fully fitted kitchen and logburning stove. The double bedroom and triple bunk room can accommodate 5 people with an extra person sleeping on the overhead bunk in the living room if required. It is perfect for couples, families or a small group of friends.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
£50
£315
8 Apr 2017 -
16 Jun 2017
Mid
3 nights
£50
£315
17 Jun 2017 -
15 Sep 2017
High
3 nights
£60
£390
16 Sep 2017 -
27 Oct 2017
Mid
3 nights
£50
£315
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Up to 2 dogs welcome. If in any doubt about availability or price, please e-mail.
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About the neighbourhood
Ben Lui Log Cabin is located on the shores of the stunning and tranquil Loch Awe. It is one of the largest freshwater lochs in Scotland with an approximate length of twenty five miles. It is a mecca for fishermen from far and near... and to date holds the British Isles record for the largest brown trout weighing in at just under 32lbs/14.5Kg! Salmon, sea trout, pike, perch and char are also caught on a regular basis, depending on the season. <BR><BR>Loch Awe is beautiful, far away from the hustle and bustle of modern life and as of now, still under-developed with no noisy watersports to shatter the peace. It has many islands worth visiting, including Innis Chonnel Castle, the first stronghold of the Campbells. The remains of Crannogs; pre historic island hut settlements, can st... more
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 150.0 km
Railway: Taynuilt: 22.0 km
Ferry: Oban: 43.0 km
Ben Lui log cabin is located on the shores of beautiful Loch Awe in the small village of Dalavich. <BR><BR>Car - It is accessible from the north via the A85 Oban - Crianlarch road. From the west via the A816 coast road. From the South West via the A83. <BR><BR>Train - The nearest station is at Taynuilt. This would require onward transportation by taxi or bus.<BR><BR>Bus - The 415 runs as a fairly regular service between Oban, Taynuilt and Dalavich
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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