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Peacock Cottage, Whiting Bay

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Lovely sea views from the garden
Very good
8 reviews
Lovely sea views from the garden
Steps leading to side gate
A cosy double / twin bedroom
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Bathroom with corner bath and hand-held shower attachment
Fully equipped kitchen area
A comfortable place to relax
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Pack a picnic for 2
Local artwork
Side gate to the beach, opposite
The beach, opposite
The village has a resident colony of swans
Nearby forest walk to Glen Ashdale Falls
Kilmory beach
Kilmory shore looking out to Ailsa Craig
Autumn time in Glenashdale Falls
Whiting Bay Beach
Ben Nuis
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Whiting Bay, Isle of Arran, Scotland
Please visit our website to view the rates and availability and to book online. www . arranholidayretreats .co. uk .

Peacock cottage offers a charming island retreat for getting away from it all and exploring the beautiful Isle of Arran. It is ideally placed in the coastal village of Whiting Bay within walking distance of the village stores, cafes and bistros. This traditional cottage has been tastefully furnished to provide comfortable accommodation for 2 guests. On the ground floor the bedroom has a king-size bed with superior bedding for your comfort. This can also be converted into a twin bedroom, on request at the time of booking. The bathroom has a corner bath with hand-held shower attachment. On the upper floor there is an open plan living room and kitchen area with partial sea views towards Holy Isle.

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About the Owner, Suzanne S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 45 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2012
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 50 reviews and 5 properties
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Listing #HL280462
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mkgoldsmi...
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 7 February 2017 for a stay in October 2016

The location of the cottage was perfect for us. There is a fantastic beach opposite and you can walk all the way along the coast to the next village. There is also a great walk up to Glenashdale Falls and the forestry trails. It's a short walk to the village shops and places to eat and drink. We enjoyed 'The...

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

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Management response:

We have received some lovely reviews for this property so we are disappointed that you did not enjoy your stay. The cottage is a listed building with Historic Scotland and it is over 100 years old so the layout may not suit everyone and it is probably quite different from a modern home but most people do appreciate the quirky...

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Alan P
Leigh, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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The cottage was very clean and comfortable in a great location! Well equipped with TV; video player; radio/iPhone player; microwave; dishwasher. Need any help just go next door to the Art Gallery. Can walk along the beach for an evening stroll. Excellent cafes & restaurants nearby e.g Macrie Bay Café; Drift Inn; Rock Pool Cafe Beautiful island for views and...

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Peacock Cottage is suitable for 2 guests, but not young children or babies due to the size of the rooms and the stairs to the first floor.
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
£81
£345
24 Jun 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
Peak season
7 nights --
£449
2 Sep 2017 -
15 Sep 2017
High season
7 nights --
£414
16 Sep 2017 -
29 Sep 2017
Mid season
7 nights --
£380
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Online bookings are available via our the Arran Holiday Retreats website.

* Short break enquiries welcomed outside peak holiday periods. These are priced at a percentage of the published weekly rate, i.e. 70% for 3 nights. Please contact for quote for 4 nights or more.

Please note the changeover day is SATURDAY, but this can be flexible outside of peak holiday periods

Payment details:
- A deposit of 40% is due to confirm booking and the balance is due 8 weeks prior to arrival.
- Payment can be made online securely by credit/debit card or bank transfer.
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About the neighbourhood
With a stunning natural environment, the island is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts with outstanding wildlife, flora, fauna, geology, archaeology and history. There are high level mountain walks for the more experienced, miles of forestry trails and the Arran Coastal Way, a continuous 100k route. You can also follow circular paths to discover ancient sites, including the Standing Stones at Machrie Moor and King's Caves near Blackwaterfoot. <BR><BR>Brodick Castle & Country Park offers a programme of guided walks in the summer months and there are a number of woodland trails, including The Duchess Bathing Pools and a sculpture trail in Merkland Wood created by a renowned local artist, Tim Pomeroy. <BR><BR>Other activities available and places to visit include... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow / Prestwick International Airports: 30.0 km
Railway: Ardrossan: 10.0 km
Ferry: Ardrossan: 10.0 km
How to get to Arran

The Isle of Arran is easily accessible from the Scottish mainland, less than one hour's drive from Glasgow and Glasgow/Prestwick International Airports; and the ferry takes approx. 55 mins.

Travelling by air: Budget airlines operate from Glasgow International Airport (Easyjet, Flybe) and Prestick International Airport (Ryanair). From Prestwick, there is a rail link to Ardrossan Harbour (change at Kilwinning); and from Glasgow Airport, there is a rail link from Paisley Gilmore Street Station and also from Glasgow Central.

Travelling by rail: There is a direct line from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour (board the front part of the train for the ferry terminal).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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