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Sloy Cabin, with wood fueled hot tub

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Sloy cabin by Loch
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
18 reviews
Sloy cabin by Loch
Cabin viewed from the shore
Living area
View through French windows
Beech at cabin
Sunset over loch
Camp fire on beech
Kitchen area
Lots of space and privacy
Hot tub with great views
Pretty woodland setting
Regular visitor. Taken by guest
Osprey at nearby nest. Taken by one of our guests
Different view at every turn
Double bedroom
Its all about the great outdoors
Nearby Kilchurn castle
Bike hire on site
Cabin floor plan
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Overview
Cabin -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Dalavich, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Charming log cabin with stunning views over beautiful Loch Awe and the mountains beyond.

The cabin sits on extensive, secluded grounds on the loch shore and provides the perfect location to be at one with nature in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Cabin has French windows opening onto a raised veranda, with garden furniture. It has many charming features to give visitors a real log cabin experience, with accommodation consisting of an open plan lounge, with dining and kitchen area, two bedrooms and shower room. Cabin is double glazed, well heated and is suitable for use all year round

The area has a multitude of great walks and trails amid outstanding scenery and there is an abundance of wildlife and local attractions..

A scandinavian style, wood fuelled hot tub is available to guests and is available at extra £60 per stay (i...
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About the Owner, David W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Oct 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 75 reviews and 11 properties
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Listing #HL671390
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emmadavie
Wakefield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in February 2017

Just came back from a wonderful stay at sloy. It really is a treat! The location is beautiful. Whilst not completely isolated from other cabins it does feel private and far enough away from neighbours. Very close to the loch and lovely in the hot tub under the trees. Will will look to return as soon as we can!!!

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zena27
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Warm welcome from Irene, the housekeeper. Lodge was basic but warm and cosy. Everything we needed was supplied. Didn't make use of the hot tub, but we did have a couple of barbecues round the fire pit, which isn't bad for October. Views and wildlife are stunning. Saw red squirrels every day in the trees outside the lodge and lots...

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Robert H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2015 for a stay in September 2013

I have stayed in Dalavich several times and every time is as good as the first. Beautiful location, great people and great fishing. The cabins are basic and that is how it should be in a setting like this. Love the hot tub, sitting in it looking out over the loch on a moonlit night is wonderful.

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Hi Robert, glad you enjoyed your stay. See you again soon.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
$129
£104
$144
£116
$646
£520
Feb 18, 2017 -
Mar 31, 2017
Feb /Mar
3 nights
$87
£70
$99
£80
$433
£349
Apr 1, 2017 -
Apr 15, 2017
Easter
3 nights
$138
£111
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$613
£494
Apr 16, 2017 -
Apr 28, 2017
April
3 nights
$106
£85
$118
£95
$509
£410
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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.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We charge £20 per dog per stay.

Wood fuelled hot tub is available for guests use at additional £60 per stay. This includes 2 bags of logs & kindling; extra logs available on site.

Prices for 2 night stays available on request.
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About the neighborhood
This unique location was created by the forestry commission as a place of tranquillity, amid outstanding scenery. In addition to the peace and quiet of the log cabin locations the surrounding area provides an amazing natural playground with forests, burns, rivers, castles, mountains and lochs to explore and enjoy. The area has a proliferation of walks, cycle routes and local attractions, has an abundance of wildlife and is a world renowned destination for anglers.<BR><BR>Many visitors are captivated by the area, as we were, and return time and again to the shores of Loch Awe. We hope that you too will visit our highland hideaway and enjoy our log cabins and the natural wonders of this unspoiled part of Scotland.<BR><BR>Oban is the gateway to the western isles and so... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 74.6 mi
Railway: Taynuilt: 14.3 mi
Directions by road:<BR>1. From Glasgow Take the M8 towards Erskine Bridge. <BR>2. Turn off on to the M898 and cross bridge. <BR>3. After the Bridge turn left on to the A82 towards Loch Lomond. <BR>4. Stay on this road until you reach Tarbet where you turn right on to the A82 towards Crianlarich. <BR>5. At Crianlarich turn left after going under the railway bridge. <BR>6. Just past the Green Welly Stop at Tyndrum turn left on to the A85 towards Oban. <BR>7. Follow this road through Dalmally and along the north shore of Loch Awe. <BR>8. Near Taynuilt Take the B845 towards Kilchrenan. <BR>9. Go through Kilchrenan and after 7.5 miles (seems further) you will arrive at Dalavich. <BR>10. The site is on the left hand side just before the... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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