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Montford cottage

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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
25 reviews
From north side
South side
Double bedroom
garden gate
sea view
old walled garden
view from bedroom
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Bute ferry
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Ascog, Isle of Bute, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
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. <BR><BR><BR><BR><BR>
About the Owner, jack t
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 35 %
Response Time: Within two days
Calendar Updated: 11 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 25 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL200107 by: Holiday Lettings
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Jamie B
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in June 2016

You can't go wrong with booking this beautiful cottage by the sea. I read the reviews, I saw the pictures, and still I was stunned when I finally arrived at Montford Cottage. The cottage itself is decorated beautifully, inspiring a sea side theme that isn't the least bit cliche. But far and away, the most amazing aspect of our stay...

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Kellie H
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We spent 5 nights at Montford Cottage and it was an absolute delight. We saw seals frolicking and were captivated by the ever changing skies, sea and bird life. Utterly relaxing. The cottage is so cosy and comfortable, furnished to a high standard and the views are captivating. We can't wait to come again. Thank you for such a wonderful...

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We stayed here for three nights and it is just divine. The cottage is just so beautiful waking up to the sunrise over the sea and hills was just well amazing. The views are stunning and the location ideal so near to Rothesay. The cottage is so well equipt. I just could not fault anything. To get away from the...

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Amenities
  • 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
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    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. <BR><BR>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.<BR><BR>Each bedroom has lovely views, up or down the shore. You will hear the sea all the time when you are in the cottage.<BR><BR>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... more
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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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Jul 2, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
July - August
3 nights
$131
£100
$131
£100
$787
£600
Sep 3, 2016 -
Nov 4, 2016
Sept - october
3 nights
$131
£100
$131
£100
$656
£500
Nov 5, 2016 -
Dec 23, 2016
Nov - December
3 nights
$131
£100
$131
£100
$525
£400
Dec 24, 2016 -
Jan 6, 2017
Christmas - New Year
3 nights
$131
£100
$131
£100
$787
£600
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
Short breaks may be available from £100 per night (no less than 2 nights)
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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<BR>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.<BR><BR>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.<BR><BR>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.<BR><BR>
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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