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The nest

George st
Very good
18 reviews
George st
Newton beach
sitting area
Compact kitchen area
Near the beach
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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
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 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed three nights in July at the nest. Location is fantastic and has everything you need. Great value. The DVD collection was most welcome as we had a wee shower of rain so it was nice to cozy up to watcjph something. It’s near...More

Thank GlasgowLenny
evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you ! We agree with the pub and chinese ! Too handy !

Reviewed 30 June 2018

This is a great find. Everything you need is there. Very compact but just great for a couple. So handy for everything. I would highly recommend this flat. Sorry for late review, i thought i had left review x

Thank clairebear2306
evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thats great to hear thanks

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018


  • 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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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
R 557
R 649
R 2 783
R 7 051
24 Aug 2018 -
27 Aug 2018
2 nights
R 835
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  • Damage Deposit: R 557 / 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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