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The nest

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George st
Newton beach
1 of 12George st
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Overview
studio
1 bathroom
3 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
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 chinese, beach and bus stop. There is a sofa bed, quilts and covers , throws and pillows, small flat screen t v . /dvd s, fridge and microwave . Small heaters for winter months . 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 ...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 chinese, beach and bus stop. There is a sofa bed, quilts and covers , throws and pillows, small flat screen t v . /dvd s, fridge and microwave . Small heaters for winter months . 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 and if coming on the bus ,the best stop to get off is at mount Stuart street .The entrance is across the road from the smallest cathedral in britain ! there is no gas in Millport so it's electric heating in the studio . And hopefully the sun will shine! From april 2018 there will be a meter operated £1 coin machine for the electricity . Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 123456More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Evelyn W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2017
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 October 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2019
Reviewed 29 May 2019

Well situated for all the key locations in Millport, flat has everything needed for a short break. Great hosts, excellent communication

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Jim M
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Millport, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: December 2018
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.

Date of stay: August 2018
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

Date of stay: August 2018
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

Date of stay: August 2018
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 .

Reviewed 27 July 2018

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

Date of stay: July 2018
2  Thank GlasgowLenny
evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

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

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank clairebear2306
evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thats great to hear thanks

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: April 2018
evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: January 2018
evelyndaisley, VR Owner at The nest, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Cooker
Towels Provided
TV
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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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 .
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Frequently Asked Questions about The nest

The nest is able to accommodate up to 3 guests. See all property details.

The nest has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Stays at The nest must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.