Ardwhin Cottage sits right beside the sea on the shore of Loch don in Mull’s south eastern corner, ten minutes from the village of Craignure. This is an excellent area for wildlife with a wide variety of birds frequenting the Loch throughout the year.
Ardwhin has been renovated to a high standard and has superb views over the water and of the mountains of south Mull. On arrival, there is private parking in the driveway, and you enter the cottage via the conservatory which has fantastic sea views, where you can watch the tide rising and falling from the comfortable seating provided.
A doorway leads through to the main living room. A large wood burning stove, comfortable seating and a selection of books and games help make for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday. There are original artworks by local artists throughout the house, which add a homely, personal touch. The kitchen, at the rear of the property is well equipped and also has abundant natural light from the windows and french doors which open out onto the seating area and rear lawn. Leading off from the living room is the dining room which has a beautiful table, comfortable chairs and a cosy little wood stove. This is a great room for family meals and chat after a day of island exploration.
Upstairs, the sleeping accommodation leads off the hallway. To the right is the double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with bath, shower, basin, w.c. and porthole window. The bedroom has a great view over the sea loch, a comfortable bed and ample storage. Bed linen and towels are provided for your stay at Ardwhin. On the left is the second double bedroom also with original paintings, fantastic views and storage space too. To the rear of the cottage is a twin room with views of the trees and grasslands behind the cottage. The main family bathroom is also off the landing and is well equipped with powerful shower, bath, basin and w.c.
Ardwhin Cottage is perfect for anyone looking for a self catering cottage on Mull that offers a high standard of furnishings and a great position, right by the sea. Care has been taken by the owners to make this a wonderful base for your holiday, particlarly for nature lovers and walkers, as the tidal loch makes this area a haven for birdlife. Binoculars and scopes can be set up in the conservatory and there are great walking opportunities right from the door.
The cottage is only ten minutes from Craignure where there is a cafe, a couple of options for evening meals, a pub and Spar shop with post office. There is also the community swimming pool, spa and gym in Craignure too, as well as a golf course, just north of the village. Tobermory is a forty five minute drive north, as is Fionnphort, to the west, where boats can be caught to Iona, Staffa and the Treshnish islands.
Living Room: Television with freeview channels, DVD player, comfortable seating and wood burning stove.
Kitchen and Dining Room: The kitchen has a fridge, freezer, microwave, electric cooker, dishwasher. The house also has a washing machine and there is a washing line outside. The dining room has a table and chairs to seat six, and ipod docking station and radio.
Bedrooms: Master double bedroom with ensuite bathroom. A second double room and twin bedroom. The beds are standard size.
Bathroom: The ensuite for the master double has a w.c, basin, bath and shower over. and the family bathroom has the same facilities.
Garden: There is a gravelled area at the front and side of the house with outdoor seating.
Heating and Woodburning Stove: Logs for the fire are provided for your stay and the stove heats the house via the central heating system (separate immersion heater for hot water). The house is newly renovated and very well insulated.
Bed Linen and Towels: Bed linen and towels are provided for your stay.
More at this Property: Wireless internet access. Travel cot and high chair provided (bring your own bedding for the cot). There is also a stair gate in the house.
Arrival and Departure: Arrival after 5pm. Departure by 10am.