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The nest

George st
1 of 13George st
Condo/Apartment -
Studio , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Millport, Great Cumbrae, The Cumbraes, North Ayrshire, Ayrshire, Scotland
The nest is a small 1 St floor bedsit reflective of millports original accommodation , though lucky enough now to have an inside toilet !Enter 38 George street close and going up (17) spiral steps , ours is directly ahead of you . No internet , no sky tv , no gas central heating , no washing machine !just a place to rest called the nest !after enjoying the beautiful peaceful island .

Kitchen area , eating area toilet and shower .handy for the chippy, beach and bus stop.
There is a sofa bed, quilts and covers , throws and pillows, small flat screen t v . /dvd s
Fridge , microwave and cooker .

Towels are provided as well as dishes and cutlery etc . The kitchen area has original Belfast sink , reflective to Millport accommodation .
The shower has toiletries and first aid kit .
The studio is situated one street back from the Main Street...
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Listing #HL8622501
About the Owner
Evelyn W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2017
Interaction with guests
New sofa bed for 2018 !or byob ( bring your own bed)! Please note from april 2018 there will be a metered pound coin operated machine For electricity. £30 refundable damages fee held by trip advisor We hope you have nice time Sorry pets are not allowed
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed in The Nest for 4 nights. Lovely little studio flat with everything we needed. Cosy and warm. Short walk from the front and shops. Would recommend this flat to anyone looking for a wee place to stay in Millport.

Thank Ann R
evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank you ann . Glad you enjoyed it .

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Lovely small studio located inside a atmospheric, old building. The island is ideal for walking and biking. Two bike rental shops on main street was so busy, but there was another one on the end the town, with fantastic, helpful staff. We enjoyed the stay...More

Thank IwonaK2833
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great wee find the flat is small but has everything you need for a long weekend or a few nights. The flat is clean with linen provided and towels very handy for the local amenities and beach Also the owner is very...More

Thank GlasgowJoyce
evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Many thanks . We are working on getting a small sink for next season .

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
Please note there is a double sofa bed but guests are welcome to bring an extra inflatable / camp bed for 3 rd person/child
Pets not allowed sorry
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: R 538 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Lovely island popular with cyclists(cycle hire is available on the island) and wildlife enthusiasts. Millport has everything for a short break or longer with the handiness of largs a short ferry trip away .
Some lovely beaches and child safe play areas .
If you fancy a wee day in largs , it's only 15 mins away and you can enjoy more shopping inc Morrisons and nardinis (famous for its ice cream)and tintos tapas bar as well as 2 indian restaurants and a variety of takeaways and pubs with entertainment.There is a nice new large Wetherspoon type bar called the paddle steamer just at the ferry port . Lots of good eating places and asmusements and play areas for children
Getting around
The Millport bus meets the ferry from largs which is every half hour , then it's a 5 min bus trip round to the small town of Millport . Most people go for cycling , walking , and golfing and of course some world famous annual events like the country and western weekend! And other popular events .
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 35.0 km
Railway: Largs: 5.0 km
Ferry: Largs: 5.0 km
You can access the island via ferry from largs where the public service bus takes you the 5 minute trip to Millport , where you will find a variety of pubs and eating places inc Chinese restaurant and the popular frasers bar .
The royal George hotel has entertainment on weekends also the newton bar .
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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