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Springbank Cottage Isle of Bute Free WiFi Sea view

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
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For a peaceful relaxing holiday, in a tranquil location, Springbank Cottage provides the perfect holiday home. Located in Ardbeg, just a mile along the coast from Rothesay, this characterful three bedroom cottage has stunning sea views from the lounge and all bedrooms. It is a spacious, well equipped, comfortable home with free Wi-Fi, piano and open log fire. The cottage is in a peaceful and private location with beautiful established gardens, lawns, sunny patio with garden furniture and pond. Yet Rothesay town, with its harbour shops and cafes, is only a twenty minute walk away. In the opposite direction, a coastal walk with beautiful views (seals and herons can frequently be seen), will take you to Port Bannantyne. Springbank Cottage's elevated position just a two minute walk from the ...For a peaceful relaxing holiday, in a tranquil location, Springbank Cottage provides the perfect holiday home. Located in Ardbeg, just a mile along the coast from Rothesay, this characterful three bedroom cottage has stunning sea views from the lounge and all bedrooms. It is a spacious, well equipped, comfortable home with free Wi-Fi, piano and open log fire. The cottage is in a peaceful and private location with beautiful established gardens, lawns, sunny patio with garden furniture and pond. Yet Rothesay town, with its harbour shops and cafes, is only a twenty minute walk away. In the opposite direction, a coastal walk with beautiful views (seals and herons can frequently be seen), will take you to Port Bannantyne. Springbank Cottage's elevated position just a two minute walk from the foreshore gives panoramic sea views towards the Ayrshire coast and across Rothesay Bay. The Isle of Bute has been named as one of National Geographic's top 10 global adventure trips. Bute is unique in that it feels wild and remote, yet is easily accessible. There is walking, cycling, golf, horse riding, fishing, kayaking, wildlife, historical sites and standing stones, beautiful unspoiled beaches, trips on the Waverley paddle steamer in the summer months, pub music sessions, a castle and the exceptional stately home, Mount Stuart. The downstairs accommodation comprises: living room, dining room, dining kitchen double bedroom and family bathroom with over bath shower. Upstairs comprises: large single bedroom with extra pull-out bed, small single bedroom and WC with wash basin. Cars can be parked on Ardbeg Road, where there is ample unrestricted parking. The house is situated up a private track and cars may be driven to the gate of Springbank Cottage for unloading/loading. NB: Access to the house is via a sloping path with approximately twenty long shallow steps, followed by a further seven stone steps to the front door (please see photographs). Unfortunately, the cottage would not be suitable for those with limited mobility or fitness. Also, if you have children, please be aware that the pond is unfenced.More
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About the Owner
Jane F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2016
Interaction with guests
I am always happy to be contacted for queries about the cottage or the island and I will be available by telephone and email during guests stay.
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Reviewed September 28, 2019

We were amazed at how quickly we felt at home at the Springbank Cottage. It is much more than a holiday stay. Everything you need is there. The rooms for the children are lovingly decorated. Our children had no problem adjusting and played happily in...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Navigator33049503681
Reviewed June 19, 2019

Had a lovely time at Springbank Cottage. The cottage is beautifully traditional with every home comfort you could ask for. Views terrific. We had great weather so could sit in the gorgeous garden and watch the world go by. Definitely recommend unless you have mobility...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Bon153
Excursion638574, VR Owner at Springbank Cottage Isle of Bute Free WiFi Sea view, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2019

Thank you for your lovely review. I am delighted that you enjoyed the cottage and your holiday and i hope to welcome you again in the future.

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Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

This was a return visit for me to Spring Bank, and was every bit as peaceful and relaxing as last time. The cottage was accessed by winding steps to give a view over the sea from the attractive garden and wonderful sitting room window. Great...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Sueoboe
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

I so enjoyed my visit here staying in this lovely and very well appointed cottage. Everything was clean and stylish. The house has wonderful views of the sea and lots of info about things to do on Bute. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Springbank Cottage...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Visitorontripadvis
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Bute had so much to offer us. Plenty of walks, places to visit. No place further than 30 minutes by car. Watched the seals basking and playing, loved our 20 minute walk into Rothsay, numerous restaurants. We loved our ice cream stop just relaxing and...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Kenneth H
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
TV
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
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Central Heating
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
House Swap
Fireplace
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Getting around
A car is not essential but offers most flexibility and facilitate sightseeing. Buses run regularly from one end of the island to the other on the east side of the island. In summer the tourist bus drives around the island every hour and it is possible to get off and on. Cycling is a good way to get about as there are no extremely steep hills and the island is a very manageable size. Bicycle hire is available in the town. There are also plenty of taxis.
How to get there
The cottage is easily reached by car or train from Glasgow to Wemyss Bay ferry port (approximately 50 minutes) The ferry journey Wemyss Bay to Rothesay is approximately 35 minutes. On arrival in Rothesay the cottage is a five minute drive or 20 minute walk. There is also the option of busses from outside the ferry terminal.
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