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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.
House Rules
Pet-friendlyKid friendlyNo smoking
Bedrooms
3 Kings6 Singles
Bathrooms
1 Full bath2 Showers

Meet the host
JACKIE P
Hosting since August 2013
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95%
Response Time: Within a few hours

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What this rental offers
Things to do
  • Fishing spots available
  • Cycling areas
Parking
  • Parking available
Scenic views
  • Ocean views
Outdoor amenities
  • Private yard
Wi-fi and internet
  • Wi-fi
Indoor amenities
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Internet access
  • Cable television
Living spaces
  • Highchair
Kitchen and dining
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Cooker
  • Toaster
Bathroom and laundry
  • Iron
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
  • Washer
Entertainment
  • DVD player
  • Television
Nearby
  • Golf course (within 30 mins drive)
  • Golf course (within 15 min walk)
  • Horse riding facilities
  • Hiking areas
  • Countryside area
Location info
  • Kid friendly
  • Beachfront/Lakeside

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Map
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 known as the Giants Graves. Nearby Holy Island -inhabited by Buddhists monks is well worth a visit .The short ferry crossing runs frequently from the pier at Lamlash Brodick the largest village on the island is the home of the majestic National Trust castle that overlooks the bay with its stunning gardens interesting history, woodland walks ,children's play areas it is well worth a visit .Nearby The Isle of Arran Heritage Museum is also worth the nostalgic trip back in time. If the weather is a little bit inclement the Spa Resort at Auchrannie would help to pass the hours away.In Brodick you will find a wide variety of things to do and places to eat including the recently refurbished boutique Douglas Hotel opposite the ferry terminal . Goat Fell -almost a munro towering high above the village is waiting to be climbed.The view from the summit on a clear day is sensational . Travel north from Brodick to Lochranza where you will find the islands only distillery, during this visit you may be fortunate enough to spot a Golden Eagle or a White Stag. Continue your journey to Blackwaterfoot to visit the famous Kings Caves where King Robert The Bruce had his encounter with the spider. On the way you will pass Shiskine Golf Course which boasts 12 holes only. Talking of golf there are 7 Golf Courses on the island and there is a rover ticket available to enable you to play them all.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Contact CALEDONIAN MACBRAYNE for all ferry travel information.
Activities nearby
Fishing spots availableGolf course (within 30 mins drive)Golf course (within 15 min walk)Horse riding facilities

Things to know
Check in / out timings
Check in after 4 pm Check out by 10 am
Cancellation policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available once booking is confirmed
Notes from owner
Outside of the peak season April -October, shorter midweek and weekend breaks may be available. During winter months an additional fuel cost will be added.

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