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The Old Byre, West Knowe Holiday Cottages

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
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Accommodation • The Old Byre is a traditional farm cottage with all modern facilities. It dates back to the 19th century and is situated on a working farm, an easy 15 mins walk from Brodick. • On the first floor are two bedrooms; a twin and a double; both have views across to Goatfell and Brodick Castle. • A bright bathroom on the ground floor offers both a bath for a relaxing soak and an electric shower. Arran Aromatics products are provided for guests to use. • An open plan arrangement on the ground floor allows the whole family to socialise, whether preparing a meal in the bright well kitted kitchen or relaxing in the comfortable lounge area • A sun lounge offers an alternative bright comfortable area in which to relax and dining table which seats 6. The cottage is entered by the sun l...Accommodation • The Old Byre is a traditional farm cottage with all modern facilities. It dates back to the 19th century and is situated on a working farm, an easy 15 mins walk from Brodick. • On the first floor are two bedrooms; a twin and a double; both have views across to Goatfell and Brodick Castle. • A bright bathroom on the ground floor offers both a bath for a relaxing soak and an electric shower. Arran Aromatics products are provided for guests to use. • An open plan arrangement on the ground floor allows the whole family to socialise, whether preparing a meal in the bright well kitted kitchen or relaxing in the comfortable lounge area • A sun lounge offers an alternative bright comfortable area in which to relax and dining table which seats 6. The cottage is entered by the sun lounge where coat hooks and shoe storage are provided. • The Old Byre is attached to The Old Dairy which sleeps 2. If rented together, the gardens can be linked by unlocking a connecting gate. Facilities • All guests will enjoy use of soft towels, plush bedding and hairdryers. Wi-fi, Free-sat TV and DVD player are available. You will find a selection of books, games and DVD’s for use during your stay. Cloths, pot scrubbers, washing up liquid and tea towels are provided as well as an iron and ironing board. A cot and high chair are available on request. A Taste of Arran sampler hamper will be waiting for you to enjoy on your arrival along with tea and coffee and a pint of milk in the fridge. • The kitchen facilities include an oven and ceramic hob, a fridge with freezer shelf, a microwave and filter coffee machine. • The cottage is heated by electric central heating. Outside • On sunny days enjoy sitting at the picnic table in the private garden area. • Attached to the cottage and for sole use of its guests is an out building which has a washing machine and plenty of space for storing bikes, golf clubs and the likes. • Private parking is available. Location • Within a 15 minute walk are cafes, restaurants and bars; spa, sports and adventure facilities at Auchrannie Hotel; Brodick Golf Club; Brodick Beach; bus stops; flat walks; hill walks and local shops. • Brodick Pier is about a 20 minute walk from the cottage. Find out more on Cottage Guide - The Old Byre. More
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Susan D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2016
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Susan's cottage. She is a very friendly, hospitable host and the cottage itself is in a fantastic location (15 mins walk from Brodick), and has stunning views over Goatfell. We marvelled at being able to see the stars every...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Echopark1688
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful cottage, very clean, well equipped, lovely and helpful owner, great location. I will definitely be back.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Rene C
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2018
Reviewed June 4, 2018

The location is on a farm and looks up to the hills near Goat Fell. The facilities are everything you want on a self-catering holiday, all provided and catered for. Brodick is close and an easy walk if you don't want to drive. There's so...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2017

This is one of the nicest cottages I’ve stayed in - beautifully appointed, lovely details, warm, has everything you need for your stay, friendly & very helpful owner, in a quiet location only 10 mins’ walk to the amenities in Brodick. Perfect retreat, or base...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Stove
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Yard
Iron
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
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