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.