WELL APPOINTED VERY LARGE LUXURY HOUSE WITH STUNNING VIEW ACROSS LOCH ETIVE

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Andrew Hind

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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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WELL APPOINTED VERY LARGE LUXURY HOUSE WITH STUNNING VIEW ACROSS LOCH ETIVE

Oban, Isle of Mull & Lorn House Rental Photos and Description

6 Bedrooms 3 Living Rooms 2 Kitchens - Sleeps 12 - Nr Oban West Cost Scotland

The house has a hallway entrance with cloakroom, separate loo and shower room. This opens into the main spacious vaulted living area (8m2), with floating hearth and large log burner. The living area has comfortable seating for 12, a piano and stereo with CD player and iPod connection. The large very well equipped modern kitchen has plenty of storage space, double dishwasher, large fridge freezer and large induction cooker (5 ring cooker with 2 large ovens and a large grill) Also a Quooker (express hot water, no kettle required) The dining area has a large refectory table, which easily seats 12. There are 6 bedrooms - 4 Doubles and 2 Twins/doubles, and extra gallery bedroom with double sofa-bed, all beds are super-king size and the master bedroom has a 7' x 6'6' bed with luxury on-suite bathroom. The house has 6 bathrooms. There is a TV Room with comfortable setting for 12, with DVD Player, log burner.

The 2.4m wide deck surrounds the lower floor and is an idyllic space to sit.

Nature / Otter spotting: We have seen Otters in Ben Dhuirrnish Bay on many occasions, there is a solitary Otter seen quite regularly and we have also seen the female with her cub and occasionally the father as well (only once see all three and I don't think the female Otter was that happy with the father being there)! - These Otter sightings are tide and weather dependent and can not be guaranteed - but I have loads of video film (many occasions 30 minutes plus of video and also some amazing photographs of the otter close-up). With luck and patience it is just a fantastic experience and had made the holiday for many of our guests.

Nature / Bird Watching: Resident common gulls, mallard, eider, herons, we also see mergansers and goosanders, little grebes, kingfishers and many other birds including peregrines, merlins, buzzards, hooded crows and further up the loch we have spotted Golden Eagles. Towards the head of the loch there is a seal colony, which can be seen from the Taynuilt Cruise Boat.

Fishing / Sea and Fresh Water: Bonawe is a known fishing mark for sea anglers. The Loch has the Scottish record hake, Skate up to 40 lbs, Spurdog and Dogfish.

Thornback Ray, Cod and Pollock into double figures and Mackerel, Whiting, Ling, Haddock, Coalfish and other species available.

The spurdog fishing in Loch Etive is excellent. The Scottish shore record of 15lb 3oz was caught here in 1991. Fishing in front of the house can be productive with massive shoals of Mackerel coming into Ben Dhuirrinsh Bay and are easily catchable on light tackle from the shore- Brilliant fun.

Boats can be hired from Taynuilt boat hire and these can be delivered to the jetty at the end of the island - Very handy and great fun.

Happy Fishing....

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Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Andrew Hind

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Speaks english
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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Well appointed very large luxury house with stunning view across Loch Etive
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
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Well appointed very large luxury house with stunning view across Loch Etive
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p461377
+44 01883 741813
Oban, Isle of Mull & Lorn Argyll & Stirling
5

A fantastic house

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
The house is located in a wonderfull area. It has many rooms and is very well furnished. I strongly recommend the house!
business
Well appointed very large luxury house with stunning view across Loch Etive
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p461377
+44 01883 741813
Oban, Isle of Mull & Lorn Argyll & Stirling
5

Wonderful, Spacious House

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
I rented this house with my siblings for my parent’s fiftieth wedding anniversary. We needed a place that could sleep nine comfortably and wanted to be somewhere near Oban. Tigh na Breac met all our expectations. The house is beautifully furnished and does not even seem like a rental. It is more like you are staying in a friend’s house. The house is extremely spacious. It took me most of the week to remember how to get around to the various rooms. We had some very heavy rain while we were there and Andrew was ringing us to make sure everything was ok. The house is quite secluded almost at the very end of the lane on the north side of Loch Etive which is what I was looking for. It does take a bit of time to get into town so make sure you plan accordingly. If I need another large home in the area, I would definitely return to Tigh na Breac.
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review and we very pleased you had such a great holiday and enjoyed the house, we hope you will return soon, you would be most welcome...All the best Andrew and Annie
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Well appointed very large luxury house with stunning view across Loch Etive
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p461377
+44 01883 741813
Oban, Isle of Mull & Lorn Argyll & Stirling
5

The Cameron Family September Weekend Break.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
My family travelled to Tigh na Breac for the September Weekend 2013. There was 12 in the party,8 adults and my 4 grand kids. The house was absolutely ideal, to cater for all of our needs. In fact with the 3 different lounges it gave, adults or kids, the opportunity to have time or space to do their own thing, i.e the kids watching their own DVDs. The house is very well appointed, to a high standard, and we didn't want for anything.

The views and scenery were stunning, enhanced by the near perfect weather that we encountered over the entire weekend. We were extremely fortunate. We didn't even need to utilise the log burners on any of the evenings. We were also treated to a visit and water aerobic skills from the resident Otter for 20 minutes or so. It was brilliant.

Andrew's comprehensive list of things to do and see came in very handy, as it allowed us to eat at and see some of the places that he recommended. He was also very magnanimous in his attitude with the couple of little mishaps that we had with the kids.

I truly hope that the family get the opportunity to return to this wonderful place. I wouldn't hesitate in recommending Tigh na Breac to other family members or friends, in fact, I've already done so.
business
Well appointed very large luxury house with stunning view across Loch Etive
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p461377
+44 01883 741813
Oban, Isle of Mull & Lorn Argyll & Stirling
5

This was a great property and perfect for a group.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
We traveled to the Oban area in early September with a large group of 8 people; we were looking for a quiet place that would allow us plenty of individual privacy but also the opportunity to socialize in the community spaces of the house. When we walked in the first evening we were amazed at how great this property was! Everything in it was first-rate - extremely clean, high quality finishes, outstanding views and the perfect combination of common and private space. For most of us, it was the nicest house we'd ever stayed in. Personally, the chance to sit in the evening with my friends, drinking a glass of Oban whisky with a peat fire burning in the fireplace was near-perfection.

The owner was a pleasure to work with - he responded to every question immediately and gave us great suggestions for things to do. There was nothing that we needed that wasn't already in the house and waiting for us. He clearly cares about the property and his guests, and his attention to detail shows!

In short, it was an outstanding place to be and at an extremely reasonable price. I would very much look forward to staying there again - and wouldn't consider any other place in the area if traveling with a group. I have already recommended it to my friends!
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Well appointed very large luxury house with stunning view across Loch Etive
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p461377
+44 01883 741813
Oban, Isle of Mull & Lorn Argyll & Stirling
5

Joanne and Family

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
We booked Tigh na Breac as a gift for our Dad's 70th and we couldn't be more pleased that we did.

The house itself is beautiful and perfectly equipped, there was nothing missing in the kitchen, the bedrooms were comfortable and the house was spotless. Our family consists of 10 adults and 5 children, we all fit in the house perfectly, enough space for both peace and quiet as well as a little chaos from the children. We could all sit comfortably around the dining table too, which is a real treat nowadays.


The location was stunning, we couldn't have wished for a better view of the West Coast. Perfect for wildlife spotting, sea kayaking, Ben climbing, fishing and then relaxing with one of the many books available.

Andrew was great throughout the organisation and was a really helpful answering all our queries promptly.

It was a holiday we will never forget.
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Map

Nearest Airport
93 Miles
Glasgow Airport
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
Oban Ferry Terminal
Nearest Train
13 Miles
Oban Train Station
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Rocky Beach in front of house
Nearest Barpub
8 Kilometres
Oyster Bar
Nearest Ski
17 Miles
Glen Coe
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Oban Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
12 Miles
Oban
Car: necessary

Tigh na Breac is situated on Loch Etive 12 miles from Oban. The Glen Etive Way starts nearby and extends 11 miles up Loch Etive to Glen Etive and Glen Coe. This is a stunning and popular walk. Oban is a busy and attractive harbour town with an excellent range of shops, supermarkets, restaurants and cinema. Known as the Gateway to the Isles, Oban has a thriving fishing industry and ferry terminal, from where you can take sightseeing day trips and ferries to many beautiful West Coast Island destinations. Within easy reach are many castles, standing stones, sea-life sanctuary, marinas, craft studios and galleries as well as other tourist attractions. Glen Coe, Inveraray Castle, Loch Awe and Loch Lomond (amongst others) are ideal day trips.

Argyll is a beautiful county with stunning countryside where lovers of outdoor activities and nature will find plenty to occupy and interest them - such as diving, kayaking, sailing, hill-walking, fishing and golf all within easy reach of the house.

Other Activities: Oban Whiskey Tour

Golf:

URl to website for the House, virtual tour gallery on footer of each page:

http://www.tighnabreac.com

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Availability & Rates

Oban, Isle of Mull & Lorn House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Spring 2 2014
Apr 12 2014 - Apr 26 2014
£350
£1,850
3 nights
 
 
Spring 3 2014
Apr 27 2014 - Jun 6 2014
£340
£1,550
3 nights
 
 
Summer 2014
Jun 7 2014 - Oct 4 2014
£360
£2,100
3 nights
 
 
Winter 2014
Oct 5 2014 - Oct 23 2014
£300
£1,200
3 nights
 
 
Winter 2 2014
Oct 24 2014 - Nov 7 2014
£350
£1,850
3 nights
 
 
Winter 3 2014
Nov 8 2014 - Dec 20 2014
£300
£1,200
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit £500.00
20% Deposit to secure booking, balance and £500 security deposit 30 days before arrival date.
Notes Booking Deposit 20% - Non refundable - Balance payable 1 Month before arrival date.
Total rate is non-refundable once balance has been paid -
There will be a £500.00 Good-House-Keeping-Deposit, to be paid in advance at the same time as the balance. This will be refunded after Holiday and after a satisfactory Good-House-Keeping Inspection.
Saturday -Saturday rental period.
Weekends and Mid Week
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Amenities

Oban, Isle of Mull & Lorn House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 375 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
General:
  • Parking Off Street
  • Iron & Board
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Activities Guide
  • Firewood
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Mini Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Main Bedroom Massive bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Gallery bedroom On-Suite
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
  • All Underfloor heated - Heated Towel-rails - Floor to ceiling modern tiling.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 7' x 6'6' Extra large Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Super-King
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Super-King
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , King-size Doubles or Twin
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , King-Size Doubles or Twin
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , King_Size
  • 2 x On-Suite All Oak floor, underfloor heated Hanging Space, Chester Drawers All with fantastic views All with or beside bathroom-Toilets
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Balcony
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • forests
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • arboretum
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
  • bird watching
  • beachcombing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hunting small game
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
Notes:
The House was renovated over the last 4 1/2 year so if fully modernised and very comfortable it has: Three Sitting Rooms (One being the TV Room) The largest living room is 8m2 vaulted ceiling, this room has 360 spectacular views, either across Loch Etive or up Ben Dhuirrinsh at the back all stunning views. 2 Fully Fitted Kitchens - Both with double dish-washers - The main kitchen has a falcon 5 ring induction Hob, the second Kitchen has a four ring induction Hob. Two dining areas (one with seating for 12 and the most amazing views across Loch Etive) One utility room with Washer and dryer and another washer dryer in the second kitchen. The house has Underfloor Heat in every room and large Log Burner in the three sitting rooms. Have a nice Stay...
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