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  • From north side
    From north side
    From north side
    South side
    Double bedroom
    garden gate
    sea view
    Property description
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    Montford cottage is a lovely whitewashed house standing in a unique position, perched on the rocks with a sea view on 3 sides, and a rustic, walled garden overlooking the sea. Its situation is perfect for exploring Bute either by foot, bicycle, car or open top bus. It is 3 miles south of the main town of Rothesay and 2 miles north of the Island's great attraction Mountstuart House, the seat of the Marquess of Bute.
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Ocean Views
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Inside, the house is warm and cosy, with sea views from every room. It has a comfortable living/dining room running along the back of the house with dramatic views through two full-length glass doors, opening to Juliet-style balconies.

    The accommodation is flexible. There is a double bedroom with a king-size bed, and a family room, comprising a double bed and 2 bunk-beds. The house can therefore sleep 6, if 4 family-members are sharing the family room.

    Each bedroom has lovely views, up or down the shore. You will hear the sea all the time when you are in the cottage.

    The kitchen is newly-fitted, modern and well equipped with an electric hob and gas oven, a fridge and dishwasher. The house has gas central heating. There’s a new shower room, and towels and bedding are provided.
    Listing #HL200107 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Glasgow: 37.3 mi
    Railway: Wemyss Bay: 15.5 mi
    Ferry: Wemyss Bay- Rothesay and Colintraive–Rhubodach: 3.7 mi
    The Isle of Bute
    The Isle of Bute lies in Scotland’s Firth of Clyde, tucked into the spectacular sea lochs of southern Argyll, just north of Arran, and is easily accessible by regular ferry services from the mainland. There are two ferry access ports to the island.

    Wemyss Bay – Rothesay. The principal route to the island is by car and passenger ferry from Wemyss Bay which has a rail connection to Glasgow.

    Colintraive – Rhubodach. This is a ferry crossing at the north end of the island. It takes minutes to cross the short stretch of water. The road from Glasgow takes you through some of the most stunning scenery in Argyll.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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herdy03
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in July 2015

We are just home from a fantastic week on Bute. The cottage was perfect. Location and setting could not have been better (very close to town centre and ferry, stunning views). The garden is lovely for relaxing in the July sunshine and the cottage is lovely for relaxing in the July rain, watching the weather come and go. The bedrooms... more

HOLLY18La...
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

What a great location! We could hardly tear ourselves away from views out of the windows! Watching the birds feeding and the occasional seals was fascinating. The weather was very cold, we even had snow, it was great to come back to the warmth and comfort of the cottage. Everything was provided for a great holiday! more

kagsporte...
Halifax
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

Montford Cottage delivers everything it promises. The location is amazing. Perched beside the water with amazing views across the firth and into Rothesay Bay. The layout provides views from all rooms. The three adults, my husband, son and me, all shared the space comfortably throughout the week. As always on the island the weather varies hour by hour and that... more

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