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Ben Lui

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
2 nights minimum
Cabin Holiday Rental
Ben Lui is a renovated and lovingly cared for log cabin on the former Forestry Commision land at Dalavich on the shores of the beautiful and tranquil Loch Awe. It is set centrally in approx 1/4 acre of mixed grassland and copse,which is viewed from the new balcony and offers a peaceful and relaxing retreat in idyllic surroundings. Loch Awe is one of Scotland’s largest and most picturesque freshwater lochs with its wooded shores and scattered small islands and is a popular destination for hill walkers and anglers (boat hire available). Dalavich is host to a well stocked General Store which includes a Post Office and a café and there is also a community run Restaurant and Bar. Further afield, tourist attractions include Inverary Castle and Jail, Innis Channel Castle, the Oakwood Trail a...Ben Lui is a renovated and lovingly cared for log cabin on the former Forestry Commision land at Dalavich on the shores of the beautiful and tranquil Loch Awe. It is set centrally in approx 1/4 acre of mixed grassland and copse,which is viewed from the new balcony and offers a peaceful and relaxing retreat in idyllic surroundings. Loch Awe is one of Scotland’s largest and most picturesque freshwater lochs with its wooded shores and scattered small islands and is a popular destination for hill walkers and anglers (boat hire available). Dalavich is host to a well stocked General Store which includes a Post Office and a café and there is also a community run Restaurant and Bar. Further afield, tourist attractions include Inverary Castle and Jail, Innis Channel Castle, the Oakwood Trail and Oban with its many activities, shops and distilleries.More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Highchair
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Cable/satellite TV
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Toaster
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
Interior comprises open plan living/dining room with fully fitted kitchen and logburning stove. The double bedroom and triple bunk room can accommodate 5 people with an extra person sleeping on the overhead bunk in the living room if required. It is perfect for couples, families or a small group of friends.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cabin is lovely. The owners are very helpful. The location is remote and it’s a great place to get away from it all. The log burner is fab and keeps the cabin super cosy. The kitchen has piles of equipment and the three bunk...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Great place with lovely lake. No words to describe the beauty and convenient location. Cats dazed with view from windows, with so many birds :). Perfect place to stay and visit Scotland. Even Ben Nevis smiles not far from there.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Pioneer813108
benluilogcabin, VR Owner at Ben Lui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Hi and thanks for your kind review, we are so glad you had a great stay. We really hope to welcome you back to. Ben Lui again

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Alloa, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2018
benluilogcabin, VR Owner at Ben Lui, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2018
benluilogcabin, VR Owner at Ben Lui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

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About the Owner
Kev and Sikha M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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About the neighbourhood
Ben Lui Log Cabin is located on the shores of the stunning and tranquil Loch Awe. It is one of the largest freshwater lochs in Scotland with an approximate length of twenty five miles. It is a mecca for fishermen from far and near... and to date holds the British Isles record for the largest brown trout weighing in at just under 32lbs/14.5Kg! Salmon, sea trout, pike, perch and char are also caught on a regular basis, depending on the season. Loch Awe is beautiful, far away from the hustle and bustle of modern life and as of now, still under-developed with no noisy watersports to shatter the peace. It has many islands worth visiting, including Innis Chonnel Castle, the first stronghold of the Campbells. The remains of Crannogs; pre historic island hut settlements, can still be seen when t...
How to get there
Ben Lui log cabin is located on the shores of beautiful Loch Awe in the small village of Dalavich. Car - It is accessible from the north via the A85 Oban - Crianlarch road. From the west via the A816 coast road. From the South West via the A83. Train - The nearest station is at Taynuilt. This would require onward transportation by taxi or bus. Bus - The 415 runs as a fairly regular service between Oban, Taynuilt and Dalavich
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