Exterior
Exterior

Cnocaruan
Cnocaruan

The Hide Out
The Hide Out

Exterior
Exterior

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Cnocaruan

Fancy some Loch side living for your holiday?

Loch side cottage brimming with period charm for 4 just outside Oban.

The cottage has lots of original features and lovely views over the tidal rapids, the Falls of Lora.

And from the waterside deck panoramic views over Loch Etive, Lismore and the hills of Morvern.

We regularly spot seals from the house and if you are in luck; otters!

Cnocaruan
Cnocaruan
Loch side deck
Loch side deck

Wonderfully close to the water

Lounge
Lounge

Lounge with vintage touches

Lounge
Lounge

Quirky detail

Loch view sitting room
Loch view sitting room

Be mesmerised by the views

Spacious Kitchen
Spacious Kitchen
Well equipped kitchen
Well equipped kitchen
Zip & link twin room
Zip & link twin room
King Size bedroom
King Size bedroom
Full of period features
Full of period features
Ample parking
Ample parking

Ample off street parking

Bathroom with large shower and bath
Bathroom with large shower and bath

Bathroom with large cast iron bath

Bathroom
Bathroom
Dining room with open fireplace
Dining room with open fireplace
The Hide Out
The Hide Out

A very special cabin to view the wild life

New addition : The Hide Out unique vantage point of the Falls of Lora
New addition : The Hide Out unique vantage point of the Falls of Lora

Cnocaruan is the ideal coastal cottage for exploring all Argyll has to offer in scenery, wildlife and history. 

Built as a ship master's house in 1895 the house is wonderfully close to the water and you will have grey seals, herons, oyster catchers, cormorants, otters and canoeists for company.

The  cosy living room has an open fireplace, logs provided, leather chesterfield suite and Smart TV with Netflix, Prime, DVD player and lots of rainy day DVD's, local books and glossy magazines, Wi-Fi.

Sitting room with comfy seats that overlook the deck and the water.  Binoculars are provided to spy the local wild life.
Dining room with original fireplace, dining for 4 and board games & internet radio.


The kitchen is well equipped with microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Senseo coffee machine, halogeen hob with double oven and a lot of little extras like herbs & spices, coffee, tea, nice shortbread, dishwasher tablets and a complementary bottle of wine waiting for you.  Washing machine and dryer available for your use.

Upstairs 2 generous sized bedrooms- a Super King size  and 1 twin (can be made up as another king size), made up with crisp white linen.
Bathroom with large cast iron bath, separate shower, washbasin, WC, shaver socket, hair dryers, toiletries and fluffy towels provided. 

Outside large decking  area with seating, chimenea and panoramic views over Loch Etive. 

New for 2021  is The Hide Out, a log cabin offering a unique vantage point complete with log burner to enjoy the wild life close up.

If you are looking for accommodation for up to 8 then our neighbouring cottage (cnocaruan sea view) is suitable since it can be connected easily by adjoining hallway for a larger family getaway.

Ample parking provided in the private driveway.

Connel village is only  5 miles from the lively harbour town of Oban with a good range of amenities, including a general store & post office, three licensed hotels with restaurants. It also has a regular bus service and is on the Glasgow-Oban train line.

We dearly love Scotland with it's fantastic wild life & scenery and will be able to give our guests the insiders guide to special places to visit. Our properties are equipped and furnished with all the things we would like to find when we are away for a break and we rate cleanliness very high.

We look forward to introducing you to our part of Scotland!

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