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Dog-Friendly Cottages on Scotland’s West Coast
All of Steadings cottages to rent in Scotland have stunning coastal views from the most westerly point of the British coast. Properties on the North and West coast of Ardnamurchan have views of the spectacular Western Isles and Outer Hebrides, whilst the South coast looks across the water to the Isle of Mull. Luckily, we have a variety of dog-friendly cottages to choose from. With the open space, close by beaches and waterfronts, and hills to walk through, your dog will end up loving our area as much as you. And we don’t discriminate, all of these cottages are cat-friendly as well!
Ardvaig – Sleeps 6
This dog friendly cottage is located in Kilchoan with good views of the Sound of Mull and the Bay, Ardvaig has a colourful garden in the heart of the village, it is all on one floor. It has a large, spacious living room which enjoys the best of the day’s sunshine.
Bluebell Lodge – Sleeps 6
The front of the house offers a terrace and grassy area (perfect for your pet) surrounded by shrubs and trees . All on the ground floor: large and airy living room and dining area, with a kitchen leading off. One double bedroom, two twin bedrooms, bathroom with shower and additional toilet and washbasin.
Borve House – Sleeps 6
Set in a magnificent position, Borve House overlooks Sanna Bay and has spectacular views to the Small Isles and Skye. All on the ground floor: entrance lobby and cloakroom leading to the hall, large kitchen, utility room, separate toilet and washbasin, living room with dining area, open fire and patio doors opening onto a spacious balcony with table and garden chairs. Two double bedrooms, one twin bedroom and bathroom complete with shower. Total control heating and hot water. Dog friendly.
The Byre – Sleeps 2
The dog friendly Byre was built in 1886, has now been creatively refurbished, giving a homely atmosphere. The house is fully heated guaranteeing a cosy stay, what ever time of the year. Ground floor: kitchen with dining area, bathroom & toilet, living room with multi-fuel stove. A spiral staircase in the living room leads to a small double bedroom with king size bed.
Comraich – Sleeps 6
This “A” Frame has been completely refurbished inside, and landscaped with paved patio at the front. Ground floor: entrance lobby leading to open plan living/dining area with separate kitchen and bathroom (whirlpool bath and electric shower). Sleeping area with double bed, curtained off from the living room. Upstairs: twin bed area on landing and a double bedroom with en-suite shower room. Garden – Fenced secure for children and pets.
Croft Caravan – Sleeps 4
Croft Caravan is the ideal retreat for the intrepid traveller looking for seclusion and beauty. It’s in a truly remarkable location, just a stone’s throw from the shore, in the stunning village of Portuairk. Enjoy sandy beaches and meander along coastal trails, looking out for otters and basking sharks in the bay.
Dondies House – Sleeps 2
A very cosy, fresh, modern, fully equipped conversion of a byre. Ideal for a couple to enjoy stunning and panoramic views of the Small Isles and Skye from the comfort of the living room through the large patio doors. Five minute walk to sandy beaches. All on ground floor with laminated wooden flooring throughout: open plan kitchen and lounge with dining area and multi-fuel stove. Front entrance to hall leading to one double bedroom and shower room with toilet and washbasin.
Eilean Feoir – Sleeps 6
This modern, comfortable family home – a stone’s throw from the water’s edge – enjoys magnificent views. Watch the tide ebb and flow from your living room window. All on the ground floor: front porch leading to the hall, living room with multi-fuel stove, large kitchen and dining area, utility room, double bedroom with shower, toilet and basin en-suite, two twin bedrooms and bathroom.
Glashven – Sleeps 7
Glashven is an Edwardian Villa within a quarter of an acre of grassland with views, from all main living rooms views over the Sound of Mull. It is a substantial house with two double bedrooms and an additional bunk room situated off the landing, known affectionately as ‘The Captains Cabin’.
Ian’s Lodge – Sleeps 5
Set high up on the hillside, Ian’s “A” Frame has fine views over Kilchoan and the Sound of Mull, with the open hillside behind. Ground floor: entrance lobby leading to open plan living / dining area with separate kitchen and bathroom. Sleeping area with double bed and wash hand basin curtained off from the living room. Upstairs, single bed on the landing and twin bedroom.
Keeper’s West – Sleeps 4
Built at the same time as the lighthouse tower, these buildings are the original homes of the lighthouse keepers and their families. After falling into a state of disrepair in the years since automation thay have now been fully restored. The now offer a unique cottage ‘lifestyle’ experience for the self-catering visitor.
The Saltings – Sleeps 6
This comfortable house stands in its own fenced off garden, ideal for young children. Ground floor: hall with cloakroom leading to open plan living / dining area with separate kitchen and shower room. Bedroom with double bed, curtained off from the living room. Upstairs: bedroom with double bed and single bed, single bed on an open landing with balcony.
Strathconon – Sleeps 4
Situated high up on the hill, Strathconon, a wooden chalet, boasts wonderful views in all directions. All on the ground floor: entrance porch, open plan living room, kitchen and dining area, shower room, a double bedroom and a twin bedroom.