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HELENSLEA, WHITING BAY, ARRAN

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Overview
6 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
12 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Helenslea is an impressive large family villa sitting in half an acre of beautifully landscaped gardens with stunning sea views over Whiting Bay and the Ayrshire coast.The house has been carefully restored to a very high standard whilst retaining the charm and characters of the original features.Relax in our large lounge in front of a roaring coal/log fire whilst taking in the magnificent sea views....Helenslea is an impressive large family villa sitting in half an acre of beautifully landscaped gardens with stunning sea views over Whiting Bay and the Ayrshire coast.The house has been carefully restored to a very high standard whilst retaining the charm and characters of the original features.Relax in our large lounge in front of a roaring coal/log fire whilst taking in the magnificent sea views.More
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About the Owner
JACKIE P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2018
Jet105728, VR Owner at HELENSLEA, WHITING BAY, ARRAN, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

What a house! It gets better every year we go. We have three families of 4 staying in it and it copes perfectly, especially on wet days! Plenty for kids to do and explore in the ample, safe garden. Deck chair for parents to relax...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Lorna D
Management response:Responded 26 August 2018

Lorna , thank you for such a glowing review . We are so pleased you like all the changes . Look forward to welcoming you all back again next year .

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

12 family members on our holiday. Had a fantastic chilled out holiday. All you need in a beautiful big house which the children loved. We all made good use of the spectacular garden in such gorgeous sunny weather. Host Jackie very helpful and keeps in...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Ayrshireladies
Management response:Responded 10 July 2018

Thank you , I am pleased that you all enjoyed your stay at Helenslea and that the sun shone so you could be out in the garden . I hope we will be welcoming you back in the future

Reviewed 10 January 2018

A group of 12 of us booked Helenslea for Hogmanay. All communication with Jackie was great; she was extremely accommodating and informative, and made the whole process very easy. The house is beautiful, very spacious for 12 people, with modern and clean bathrooms, a huge...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank katiafm91
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We had a very comfortable and happy time celebrating our daughters 21st with a group of her friends. Jackie (the owner) was very accommodating, made us feel very welcome and helped with info on shopping for provisions etc.. She even helped with local bus information...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank TheMum1996
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Central Heating
Blender
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Whiting Bay -situated 9miles south from the ferry terminal at Brodick is a relaxed friendly village with a number of small shops catering for all your needs. The village has two quality restaurants Coast offers traditional pub grub while the Coffee Pot always tempts you to sample its delicious home baking.A visit to the local Art Gallery is also recommended .There is a beach side Putting Green and a challenging 18 hole Golf Course with stunning uninterrupted views of the Ayrshire coast including the famous championship course at Turnberry .For children there is an interesting play park and football pitch. The more adventurous might like to walk up to the amazing Glenashdale Falls situated high above the village and on the return journey stop and visit the prehistoric burial chambers k...
How to get there
Contact CALEDONIAN MACBRAYNE for all ferry travel information.
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