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Seabank Farmhouse

Cottage -
5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Seabank farmhouse has a spectacular setting with magnificent loch and mountain views.

Situated near the small village of Benderloch, 9 miles north of Oban on the scenic west coast of Scotland.
Set in its own peaceful, grounds yet only 20 minutes from the harbour town of Oban with restaurants, cafes and shops.(Seafood Capital of Scotland). There is a beach in front of the house which is ideal for launching kayaks.

The area offers great opportunities for most outdoor pursuits including, walking, cycling, climbing ,sailing and sea-kayaking . There is an abundance of wildlife with deer, badgers, otters, seals and many species of bird in the woods behind Seabank and on the shore in front of the house. Please visit our web site at the bottom of the page which has lots of ideas of things to do in this area. Day trips to the islands of Mul...
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Listing #HL20849
About the Manager
Sandy Orr (Property Manager Sandy Orr)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2007
Interaction with guests
I will meet you on arrival and show you everything you need to know about the house. I can recommend Local places to eat and give ideas for day trips etc. Then I leave you to relax but you know you can find me if you need any further help!
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

The Farmhouse was cheery and newly appointed with plenty of space to accommodate the 7 folks in our group. What is truly spectacular about the Farmhouse, however, is the setting. On a very quiet road, it overlooks the inlet with stunning views of sunset. To...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank VictorD3379
Management response:Responded 22 June 2018

Thanks for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to host your group of friends and so pleased the location and stunning setting of Seabank was appreciated. It is very beautiful indeed to see the hills turn pink as the sun goes down! Regards, Sandy

Reviewed 28 April 2018

Fell in love with the place on first sight. Spacious farmhouse i quiet, tranquill surroundings with stunning views over Loch Creran. Sandy was extremely helpful and, as we would be arriving from another holiday destination, she even alloved us to bring food before arrival to...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Pathfinder756895
Management response:Responded 4 June 2018

Thank you very much for coming to stay. You are welcome to return anytime and now that Seabank House is open you will have another large house to choose from. I'm so glad you enjoyed your trip to Staffa and saw the puffins.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is our groups third visit to one of the Seabank properties, the first two times staying in the Lodge (which is just as fantastic) and this time staying in the Farmhouse. There are 10 people in our group, all in our mid twenties and...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank greigparis55
Management response:Responded 25 November 2017

Thank you for such a detailed review. I am sure it will be very helpful for future guests planning a trip to the Oban area. It was a pleasure to welcome you back to Seabank and bringing us a pot of delicious mussels was much...More

  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Wi-Fi internet access provided.
4 Star graded by Visit Scotland.
5 bright and spacious bedrooms. One double bedroom on ground floor.
Cot and highchair provided
Wood burning stove (logs provided)
Gas central heating and electricity included in price
Large mahogany dining table
Leather sofas in lounge
Fully equipped for up to 10 guests
Large collection of books, maps and information.
Plenty of parking space for 3 cars and helicopters!
Large Garden with BBQ and picnic table
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Guests need to be over 18 to book.
Dogs welcome £30 per stay.
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    1 Bunk
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
    4 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 18,160 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Saturday -Saturday rental period in high season. Weekends available from November - March. Flexible start day for short breaks in low season. Seabank Lodge with outdoor hot tub available for mid week breaks and weekends during low season or as a late availability option. Please consider the Lodge if Farmhouse already booked. Christmas guests enjoy a real Christmas tree and a lovely log fire. Check out oban-selfcatering!!
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About the neighbourhood
Benderloch is a small village with a wonderful cafe,restaurant, fish and chips, grocery shop, post office, petrol station and large sandy beach. There is also a forest walk to Ben Lora which has magnificent views over the Firth of Lorne.
The Scottish Sealife and Marine Sanctuary is nearby . Sealife Safaris and marine adventure trips are also available.
The native deciduous woods behind Seabank are part of the Widlife Trust's Shian Reserve. There is an abundance of wildlife, butterflies and wild flowers.
Oban is a busy harbour town where ferries depart for the islands. Mull, Iona and Staffa can be visited on a day trip. Duart Castle and Torosay Castle can also be visited by ferry from Oban. Balamory is a popular day trip for families with young children.
The area is renowned for its...
Getting around
Car is advisable.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow Airport: 143.0 km
Railway: Connel: 6.0 km
Ferry: Oban: 17.0 km
2 hours drive from Glasgow Airport. 143 km Ryan-Air Cheap Flights to Prestwick Airport 2.5 hours from Inverness Airport Train from Glasgow to Oban.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.6 km.
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