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Craobh Haven Cottage

Craobh Haven Cottage
28 reviews
Craobh Haven Cottage
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Master bedroom
Master bedroom
Twin bedroom
Inside Islay Cottage
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The cottages from across the bay
Sunset over Craobh Haven
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Craobh Haven, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
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Scarborough, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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Reviewed August 2, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

I visited Craobh Marina Cottages in May this year, and right from the off I knew I had made the right decision with welcome note on the door. It's the little things that make the difference. The cottage was spotless, and we'll equipped. The locals and staff are very welcoming and the setting.......well, simply stunning. If you a break to...

Susan Y
2 reviews
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Reviewed June 5, 2017 for a stay in May 2017
person found this review helpful

Located in stunning surroundings by the marina at Craobh Haven. Amazing scenery whichever direction you look and just a stones throw away from a lovely welcoming restaurant/bar. The cottage was spacious yet cosy, with all the amenities you would expect and more! The addition of a dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer made the holiday so much more relaxing (no...

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Thank you for the great review, Susan! We write those sorts of lovely things about the place, but I'm not sure people believe us. It means so much more coming from you, when you've just stayed there as a guest. Do come again!


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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed July 22, 2016 for a stay in July 2016
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6th visit to Scotland. 2nd time to Craobh Haven. 1st time with Craobh Haven Cottages. The cottage is probably the best we have ever stayed in and we have stayed in a lot over the years. Very clean and well thought out and the location is perfect. The views from the lounge window are to die for. See Duncan down...

  • Blender
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    1 Twin
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Jan 6, 2018 -
Mar 23, 2018
7 nights
Mar 24, 2018 -
May 25, 2018
7 nights
May 26, 2018 -
Jun 1, 2018
7 nights
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About the neighborhood
SUNSETS Craobh Haven and Ardfern are villages on either side of the Craignish peninsular an area of spectacular beauty with incredible sunsets seen from the Craobh Haven side.

The infamous Corrievreckan whirlpool between Scarba and Jura is the 3rd largest in the world and well worth a boat trip from Craobh Marina. Great for spotting an ubundance of wildlife including grey seals, golden eagles and red deer.

The excellent Appaloosa riding centre is 5 minutes from the house

Craobh Haven Watersports offers boat hire, canoeing, and sailing tuition.

There are many wonderful local walks from the house where you can soak up the scenery, watch the wildlife or indulge your artistic tendencies with painting or photography as the light is extr...
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How to get there
Craobh Haven is is south of the well-known town of Oban, about half way between Oban and Lochgilphead. It is just over two hours drive from Glasgow via the A82 and A83, about 17 miles north of Lochgilphead on the A816.

For SatNav users, the postcode is PA31 8UA. We send detailed directions to the cottage on confirmation of booking.

The nearest railway station is in Oban, about 20 miles north, but unfortunately trains from Glasgow are fairly infrequent.

The bus from Glasgow stops in Lochgilphead before turning south to Campbeltown. A separate service leaves Lochgilphead in the morning calling in to Craobh Haven on its way to Oban and returning in the afternoon.
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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