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Bowater Cottage - 1 bedroom property with loch view

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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The property Bowater Cottage sits at the end of a private driveway, giving it that tucked-away feeling. The cottage has its own entrance leading into a small hallway and then into a modern kitchen. It has all the crockery and equipment you will need for a self-catering holiday. The lounge has a floor to ceiling window to make the most of the view while giving it an open and bright feeling. The French doors open up onto a patio seating area with patio furniture. Central heating is by a gas combi-boiler with instant hot water. Introducing the viewing deck As seen in the picture gallery there is a viewing deck with a covered seating area to the front of the cottage. Perfect for artists and nature lovers. This is the place to sit in all weathers and watch the coming-and-goings on the loch. Bri...The property Bowater Cottage sits at the end of a private driveway, giving it that tucked-away feeling. The cottage has its own entrance leading into a small hallway and then into a modern kitchen. It has all the crockery and equipment you will need for a self-catering holiday. The lounge has a floor to ceiling window to make the most of the view while giving it an open and bright feeling. The French doors open up onto a patio seating area with patio furniture. Central heating is by a gas combi-boiler with instant hot water. Introducing the viewing deck As seen in the picture gallery there is a viewing deck with a covered seating area to the front of the cottage. Perfect for artists and nature lovers. This is the place to sit in all weathers and watch the coming-and-goings on the loch. Bring your binoculars. The wildlife count includes: Gannets, seals, goldfinches, jays, herons, cormorants, oyster catchers, curlews, eider duck, red squirrels, buzzards, mergansers, dabchicks and a fleeting sparrowhawk. See what you can add… Leonard & Fiona use this occasionally but guests are welcome to relax here any time they like. Privacy: Bowater Cottage is built adjacent to Bowater House. Privacy is assured and will be respected. If you need anything during your stay you are welcome to call on the owners, but otherwise you will be left to enjoy the peace and quiet of this special place. Bedroom & shower room Bedrooms: Double with wardrobe and storage space Large shower and WC Facilities Wi-Fi Lounge with central heating Kitchen - electric hob, oven, full-sized fridge, full-sized freezer, microwave, toaster - and a pulley in the vaulted ceiling for drying clothes Table for 2 in the lounge All the utensils you will need FreeView TV & DVD Towels & linen included No smoking property Energy included Hairdryer Parking by the cottage No washing machine - there is a self-service laundry adjacent to the Costcutter shop Starter pack of liquid soaps in the toilets plus toilet paper, 2 black bags, 1 bottle of surface cleaner, scourer, cleaning cloths Pet - Bowater Cottage is a no pet property. Practical Info Finding the cottage: We make it easy. A detailed map and directions will be emailed on receipt of the final payment Entry: Key information is sent with the directions. You are not met my anyone - you let yourself in Arrival & departure: From 4pm on arrival until 10am on departure Shopping: Small grocery store in the village, Costcutter mini-market 1 mile Loch Goil Trails - FREE Local Walking Guide When you book to come and stay we include a FREE copy of the Loch Goil Trials Guidebook in your holiday home. Lochgoilhead is a sensational walking area. Discover the walks not usually found online. 21 walks from the Rest and be Thankful down the glen to Carrick Castle. Easy to muscle-crunching, there is a walk here for everyone.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
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About the Manager
Leonard Gow (Property Manager Lochoilhead Holidays)
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2012
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Reviewed 3 January 2020

A great couple of nights spent over New Year to chill and relax. Quiet and secluded with great views across the loch. Warm and cosy with everything you need for your stay. Not too far from the village or for many walks in the area....More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank kerrbear111
Reviewed 31 August 2019

Bowater Cottage is perfect for relaxing. The owners Leonard and Fiona were very friendly and helpful. We had a lovely week and my husband loved sitting in the covered sitting area with his book. The cottage is cosy and very clean. We found it very...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Carole D
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Reviewed 19 August 2019

I have been staying at Bowater for the past 6 years and have loved every minute of it. Lochgoilhead is a lovely place to stay with breathtaking scenery. Bowater is ideal for a country who want to have a quiet and comfortable stay with everything...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Flowerpotty19
mcg0ily, VR Owner at Bowater Cottage - 1 bedroom property with loch view, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2019

Dear Flowerpotty - that was a nice surprise! We are pleased you made such good use of the deck. Until the next time... Best wishes: Leonard & Fiona

Reviewed 17 June 2019 via mobile

Mum and I had the most amazing time here. The cottage is beautifully situated on Lochgoilhead with stunning views over the Loch. Everything you need for your stay and perfectly presented with all the amenities you could want. The cottage is cosy and clean and...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Samanthajedminson
Reviewed 21 March 2019 via mobile

Lovely one bedroom cottage attached to a home. Very private. Sparkling clean and recently renovated. Very comfortable with everything you need. Owners Leonard and Fiona are very accommodating and a wonderful source of information. This property has a view that just doesn’t disappoint no matter...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank 35karlaw
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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