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Eckford House

Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Benmore, Cowal Peninsula, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Eckford House is a traditionally renovated country house with panoramic views of the Benmore Valley. Originally owned by the Younger family in the 1800's. The house was initially lived in by the factor of the Benmore Estate and encompasses a wealth of botanical history, consisting of vast charted collections of seedlings from around the globe. (Douglas Firs, Giant Conifers, rare species of Rhododendron, Magnolia and Azaleas.) The garden has ten acres of exquisite exploring.

Recently renovated to very high standard while keeping traditional character of the building, with underfloor heating throughout. Eckford House has wood burning stoves with marble and wooden fireplaces creating a homely a warm ambiance.

Large living room, 50' smart T.V, Bluetooth music system.

A solid oak kitchen with a Belfast sink, electric range cooker,...
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Listing #HL9106594
About the Owner
Sandy M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2017
Interaction with guests
Arrangements are made with guests prior to arrival for access into property. If required guest can be met. Basket of complimentary firewood provided more can be bought from cot house garage (2 minutes from Eckford House). £100 fine if the Hot tub has to be refilled due to overcrowding/excessive splashing as this causes damage.
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We are just back from a 3 night stay for my partners 30th and can not recommend this place enough! The pictures really don’t do the house and the surroundings justice - it truly is beautiful! Sandy was so accommodating as well, letting our friends...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Sally K
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

A great location, wonderful house and very accommodating hosts. Would recommend for a group of family or friends.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Mark L
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Eckford House is stunning , we where a group of 10 girls having a weekend away . The house has been beautifully renovated to a high standard . The house is great for large parties as it’s very spacious and comfortable . Everything you need...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Leomaarmstrong
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 AM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Pets allowed additional £20 per dog max 2.

Additional guest brought to property out with prior arrangement shall be paid for.
    1 Half bath
    2 Showers
    1 King
    2 Sofas
    1 King
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: R 3 527 / stay - Deposit
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Getting around
A car is best suited for accessibility around the Benmore/ Dunoon area. However, there is regular public transport West coast motors
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 22.0 km
Ferry: Western Ferries : 10.0 km
Eckford House is situated in Benmore Dunoon which is a peninsula in the West coast of Scotland. Accessible via the rest and be thankful A803 which is a drive renowned for its beauty or equally as picturesque Western ferries which is a 20 minute journey from Gourock.
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Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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