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The Grange, Whiting Bay

A knight in shining armour awaits
Welcome gifts
The Grandfather clock
A fully equipped kitchen to manage a large gathering
The formal dining room with beautiful artwork
The Grange is full of character features
Stock up with island cheese and oaties
The Grange is full of character features
The view from the drawing room
The drawing room with open fire and sea views
Master bedroom with a super-king size bed
The private balcony from the master bedroom
En-suite shower room in the master bedroom
The black and cream twin bedroom with adjoining bathroom
The bathroom adjoining the twin bedroom
A double bedroom with en-suite shower room
A double bedroom with en-suite shower room
One of the en-suite shower rooms
A double bedroom with en-suite shower room
A peaceful single room overlooking the garden with a shower room opposite
Exotic Echiums flourish in the mild mairtime climate
Discover the nearby Glenashdale Falls deep in the forest
Holy Isle from Whiting Bay
Holy Isle from Lamlash Pier. Boats trips start here ...
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Whiting Bay shoreline
Holy Isle from King's Cross Point
The summit of Goatfell
Paddy's Milestone
Arran from Claonaig
Ben Nuis
Lochranza sunet
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Holiday Rental House -
5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Whiting Bay, Isle of Arran, Scotland
Please visit our website to view the rates and availability and to book online. (arranholidayretreats .co . uk)

The Grange offers an impressive Scottish island retreat for large gatherings all year round. It is ideally situated with front-line panoramic sea views of the bay and Holy Isle, directly opposite a wide sandy beach, perfect for beachcombing and paddling. The Grange is conveniently located in the coastal haven of Whiting Bay and within easy reach of the village amenities. It is directly opposite a shallow bay, perfect for paddling and kayaking. It's a short stroll to Felicity's at Bar Eden, a vibrant spot for morning coffee, lunch and evening meals.

Formerly a hotel, the present owner-artist has taken care to upgrade the property to a high standard of comfort and style; it is spacious and well appointed with oil ce...
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About the Owner, Suzanne S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 75 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 24 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2012
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 55 reviews and 5 properties
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Listing #HL279961
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Beverley, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 30 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Our party were thrilled with the warm reception upon our arrival at the property. Some outstanding bedrooms with lovely facilities, a generous kitchen area and a fantastic dinning room. The main lounge was our focus for the evenings which with its large open fire with all coal provided and stunning views out over the bay, ticked all our boxes and...

Paisley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Alison W
Stirling, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016
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We arrived at the Grange in sunshine after a wonderful trip on the ferry. The proximity to the beach was a real bonus and the children couldn't wait to take off their shoes and paddle. The property is absolutely stunning! It was absolutely spotless on arrival and we loved the luxury toiletries. There is so much space and it provides...

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please note the minimum age for booking this property is 25 years except for children accompanied by an adult. We do not accept bookings from single gender parties, particularly...
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    1 Super King
    1 Full
    3 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 4 674
R 20 006
£1 160
14 Apr 2018 -
25 May 2018
Mid season
3 nights
R 6 571
R 28 198
£1 635
26 May 2018 -
1 Jun 2018
Whit week
7 nights --
R 38 115
£2 210
2 Jun 2018 -
22 Jun 2018
High season
3 nights
R 7 761
R 33 200
£1 925
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 8 623 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Online bookings are available via our the Arran Holiday Retreats website.

Short break enquiries welcomed for a minimum of 3 nights outside peak holiday periods. These are priced at a percentage of the published weekly rate, i.e. 70% for 3 nights. Please contact us for a quote for 4 nights or more.

The changeover day can be flexible, depending on the time of year.

A 'Good Housekeeping' Deposit of £500 is required with the final balance payment. This is refunded within 7 days of departure, subject to a satisfactory housekeeping report.

Payment details:
A deposit of 40% is due to confirm booking and the balance + GHK deposit (£500) is due 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Payment can be made online securely by credit/debit card or bank transfer.
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About the neighbourhood
The village of Whiting Bay has a friendly, relaxed atmosphere and is self-contained with a useful range of small independent shops and services for easy living. The Shore is a popular vibrant spot for morning coffee and also offers a lunch and dinner menu and take-away.

The nearby Felicity's also serves drinks and food. For family entertainment, the Village Hall plays host to an eclectic range of local bands, visiting musicians and ceilidhs.

Next to The Grange, you will discover the Arran Art Gallery with an inspiring range of original artwork, limited edition prints, ceramics and glassware together with a pretty courtyard garden.

Whiting Bay boasts a long sandy beach with plenty of rock pools to explore at low tide. Village amenities include a pitch & putt course, a c...
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How to get there
Airport: Glasgow / Prestwick International Airports: 30.0 km
Railway: Ardrossan Harbour: 10.0 km
Ferry: Ardrossan: 10.0 km
How to get to Arran

The Isle of Arran is easily accessible from the Scottish mainland, less than one hour's drive from Glasgow and Glasgow/Prestwick International Airports; and the ferry takes approx. 55 mins.

Travelling by air: Budget airlines operate from Glasgow International Airport (Easyjet, Flybe) and Prestick International Airport (Ryanair). From Prestwick, there is a rail link to Ardrossan Harbour (change at Kilwinning); and from Glasgow Airport, there is a rail link from Paisley Gilmore Street Station and also from Glasgow Central.

Travelling by rail: There is a direct line from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour (board the front part of the train for the ferry terminal).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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