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Balure Country House - Kintyre - Sleeps 10

Balure Country House - 5 acres of grounds & sea views
15 reviews
Balure Country House - 5 acres of grounds & sea views
Dining Room seats 10
Family BBQs on the terrace with sea views and stunning sunsets.
Games Lodge - table tennis, pool table and library area with patio doors onto decking.
Stunning vistas across to Islay, Gigha & Jura.
An abundance of flora and fauna in the gardens
Winter wonderland at Balure - cosy log fires and winter walks on the beach.
Christmas at Balure!
Log fires and celebrations.
Christmas & New Year decorations
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5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Tayinloan, Kintyre Peninsula, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Luxury, family holiday house with unique Macdonald history on the Mull of Kintyre peninsular, Scotland. Sleeps 10 (9+1).
Maximum of 8 adults for comfort. Set in 5 acres of private grounds, woodland and paddocks with sea views across to the islands of Cara, Islay, Jura and Gigha, Balure is the perfect spot for extended families or groups to explore the magical Kintyre Peninsular.
The property has been lovingly renovated to a high standard with wifi throughout. There are 4 reception rooms, large boot/dog room with heating and a new fitted kitchen with large electric range cooker.
Five bedrooms and two bedrooms have en-suite facilities, families with babies are provided for with cots, steriliser and highchair included.Within the grounds of the property is Balure Games Lodge, a Norwegian log cabin with full size pool table, darts, librar...
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About the Manager, Rebecca Maxwell Macdonald (Property Manager Rebecca Maxwell Macdonald )
Languages spoken: Swedish, English, Italian, French, Dutch
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We only live 1 mile from the property so we are always on hand to give advice and help where needed.
We always try to meet guests on arrival but with a few holiday properties to manage this isn't always possible but direction on where to find the key will always be available.

Travel directions can be found on our website.
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Listing #HL388690
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Excellent - based on 15 reviews
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Kerry D
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8 reviews
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Reviewed June 13, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

If I could give this place 10/5 I would. We were a party of 9, ranging from toddler to 70 yr old, plus dog. This placed offered it all. Loads to do around Kintre. As first time visitors to Scotland the adults had ambitions to do a few Munroes but we decided just to explore the local area. West Point...

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Thank you so much, it was lovely to meet you and so glad you had a great time, you certainly packed plenty into a week in Kintyre, well done. We hope to see you back here again soon..we have a lot more to show you!


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Reviewed November 3, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We had a wonderful stay in Balure House. The house had everything we needed; with a well equipped kitchen, decent bathrooms, quality bedding and super games facilities (table tennis, pool and darts) for us all to enjoy. The owners were very friendly and helpful and really made us feel welcome. The house is situated in a beautiful setting which allows...

Management response:

Thank you, it was lovely to meet you all and so pleased you had a great time. We will keep the beach fires burning for you!


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Paul T
1 review
Reviewed June 16, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We spent a week at Balure house with our family. There were 12 of us in all so also rented the cottage. We cannot fault a thing!! Both properties are excellent and what a fantastic location and grounds! The house is so well equipped for everyone- including all that we needed for our 8 month old member of the family....

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure to welcome you all and so glad that the Cottage and the House worked well together. We hope to welcome you back.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Dogs are very welcome but are not permitted upstairs or on the furniture.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    5 Twins
    1 King
    1 Queen
    1 Sofa
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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 6 nights
Mar 24, 2018 -
Mar 30, 2018
7 nights --
Mar 31, 2018 -
May 25, 2018
7 nights --
May 26, 2018 -
Jun 1, 2018
6 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $279 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning Fee: $56 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Various discounts and offers ie reduced occupancy are available at time of booking.
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About the neighborhood
Follow in the footsteps of St Columba and discover the ancient, historic and unspoilt land and coastline of magical Kintyre.

Visit seafood festivals, music festivals, Springbank Whisky distillery, Machrihanish Golf courses. Try the Kintyre Seatours and visit the islands of Gigha and Arran, day trips to Inverary Castle or Oban.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Campbeltown: 15.5 mi
Ferry: Campbeltown: 15.5 mi
A new car ferry service runs through the summer from Ardrossan to Campbletown - www.calmac. com for more details.

Further travel directions are available on our website.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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