We found this self catering let on the internet 4 years ago and have been going each year since. It's a beautiful location regardless of the weather but wonderful when the sun shines. It's excellent location for walking, fishing and exploring local attractions in Argyll. The owners are friendly but not intrusive and ever helpful if needed. We have found the Barn an ideal place to go and relax and unwind from hectic working day lives. The Barn is very well maintained, has all the amenities required for self catering holiday for 2 and we are already planning 2018.
A property i a magical location, with the best views and most tranquil setting of any previous holiday. The owner Catriona, was friendly and conscientious in making sure we had had everything we needed, but also respected our privacy. On arrival we found the place warmed up and a hospitality tray for initial tea/coffee, accompanied by some shortbread biscuits, for those arriving before grocery shopping. The property is a bungalow but it does have steps up entrances to negotiate. If you are after trendy/scandi-chic and have a need for a log burner this would not suit you, but if you are aft...more
We found Barr-beithe lower to be clean and well appointed with everything we needed. When we arrived there was a cup of tea with homemade shortbread laid out for us. Our host, Catriona, was happy to chat about the area and pass on useful information.
We used the cottage as a base for exploring and saw some lovely scenery and places. There were plenty of things to do on day trips.
The cottage has a cosy seating area off the sitting room where you can sit and take in the splendid view of the loch. We were very content sitting there.
We will definitely stay in this cottage again.