Eriska, nearby Crinal Canal, pet friendly

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3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Eriska, nearby Crinal Canal, pet friendly

Entire home

Eriska, nearby Crinal Canal, pet friendly

Entire home

3 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Outdoor space
Lochgilphead, SCT

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationInveraray Castle37 min drive
  • Popular LocationLoch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park63 min drive
  • AirportOban (OBN)67 min drive
  • Popular LocationDunans Castle75 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6
1507 sq ft
    2 single beds

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Eriska, nearby Crinal Canal, pet friendly

Holiday home in Lochgilphead with kitchen and patio
Eriska is a charming holiday home set in a wonderful location in picturesque Cairnbaan on the Crinan Canal, West Coast of Scotland. The surrounding area is picturesque and rich in history. Featuring three bedrooms, spacious living and an extensive terrace garden, Eriska is a wonderful base for families or couples to explore the region.

With an inviting living space with comfortable lounges, stylish and homely interiors Eriska Cottage is nothing but warm and welcoming. Guests will appreciate all the modern comforts this holiday home offers.

The dining room is in the open living area seating up to six, a great space to enjoy family time.

The spacious kitchen is well equipped complete with an electric oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher and a fridge/freezer.

Bedrooms and Bathroom
The first floor features three well appointed bedrooms, two double bedrooms and a twin bedroom. All bedrooms are individually furnished with quality linen and furnishings with an adjacent family bathroom.

Bedroom 1: Large double bed, tv, wardrobe, bedside tables, canal views
Bedroom 2: Large double bed, tv, wardrobe, bedside tables, garden views
Bedroom 3: Two single beds, wardrobe, bedside tables, garden views

Bathroom: Upstairs family bathroom features a bath, shower (over the bath), hand basin and toilet.

The ground floor has a second toilet with hand basin.

Outdoors & Explore
Step outside and enjoy the beautiful and spacious terrace garden. Eriska has a wonderful outdoor entertaining area with a two level garden terrace featuring outdoor teak chairs and tables to soak up the surrounds. A perfect space for an afternoon aperitif, reading and whiling away your afternoons, you can even see glimpses of the Crinan Canal in the distance.

Whether enjoying an afternoon in the terrace garden or out exploring the region here is an idyllic holiday property for all seasons.

Just a short walk away is Cairnbaan Hotel, with dining opportunities and a welcoming bar.

Explore the famous Crinan Canal, nine miles long and is described as ‘Britain’s most beautiful shortcut’. This historic area features a magical network of paths, lock gates, towpaths and shoreline to wonder around including the famous Crinan walk taking visitors to the heart of Knapdale forest before reaching a high point at Castle Dounie.

Explore further afield and experience the Mull of Kintyre and Islay and take the passenger ferry from Tayvallich to the island of Jura (summer only) and sail from Oban to Mull and Iona. Cycling, fishing, sailing and golf are close by or enjoy leisurely walks along the banks of historic Crinan Canal. Kilmartin village is rich in archaeological and historical remains of Neolithic and early Bronze Age monuments. Visit standing stones, burial cairns, castles and famous gardens. Lochgilphead is 3 miles south and the bustling town of Oban is 30 miles north.

For anyone interested in the understanding the early history of Scotland, a visit to the Mid Argyll is a must. Steeped in history and surrounded by beautiful scenery, Cairnbaan is the ideal holiday base for exploring the West Coast of Argyll.

Pets Welcome: Two small well behaved and house trained dogs allowed. Garden is not enclosed.

Car Parking: Private car parking for two cars.
Guest accommodation at this holiday home offers a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to patios. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Property manager

Mr Iain Fleming
Speaks English

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Towels provided
  • Hairdryer


  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Garden


  • Washing machine


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board


  • Sleeps 6
  • Unit size: 1507 sq ft (140 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Property is also known as

Eriska, nearby Crinal Canal, pet friendly Private vacation home
Eriska, nearby Crinal Canal, pet friendly Lochgilphead

About this area


This holiday home is located in Lochgilphead. Dunadd and Arichonan Clearance Village are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Loch Fyne and Moine Mhor Nature Reserve.

What's nearby

  • Dunadd - 6 min drive
  • Arichonan Clearance Village - 12 min drive
  • Inveraray Castle - 37 min drive
  • Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park - 63 min drive
  • Dunans Castle - 75 min drive


  • Dining at Cairnbaan Hotel - 11 min walk
  • Cairnbaan Hotel - 13 min walk
  • Argyll Cafe - 4 min drive
  • Cafe 35 - 4 min drive
  • Coriander - 4 min drive

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