Ard na Mara Self Catering Islay is a luxurious 3 bedroomed self catering house situated at Emeravale, close to the village of Port Ellen. The house is extremely spacious, well finished and capable of comfortably sleeping 8 guests.
Emeravale lies on the outskirts of Port Ellen with the house affording stunning views across the sea to the Mull of Kintyre and the Antrim Coast of Northern Ireland. These views are best appreciated from the balcony on the upper floor.
The Isle of Islay is the perfect place to go for a short break or holiday. It has lots to offer with miles of unspoiled beaches, nature reserves, golf, fishing and many other activities on land and sea.
All that and 8 working distilleries, makes it the perfect getaway destination.
The House Ard na Mara was built in 2015 and offers outstanding accommodation on two levels. The house has many stunning features, including an open plan living area with oak staircase, upstairs lounge with corner chaise sofa and a roofed balcony which provides stunning views across Port Ellen Bay to the Scottish mainland and Northern Ireland. The house is fuelled by oil central heating which also ensures guests have sufficient hot water.
Each bedroom has plug-in internet access and there is wi-fi throughout the house. There are two portable SMART TVs with access to Netflix and Catch Up TV which can be situated as required.
The house is finished to an extremely high standard and that, coupled with its location, make it the perfect holiday destination.
What to Expect The house is extremely well equipped, offering everything you would expect in a modern home. There is a large patio to the front of the house with garden furniture to ensure you can enjoy the magnificent views and decking at the gable end where you can catch the last of the sun in the evening.
Living/Eating Large lounge area comfortably seating 8 Fully fitted kitchen equipped with all necessary crockery and utensils as well as the following appliances:- Induction Hob / Double Oven Dishwasher / Microwave Utility Room with Fridge Freezer and Washing Machine Kettle / Toaster A large breakfast bar is fitted and there is also an extending dining table capable of seating 10-12 people Cloakroom with WC and washbasin Upper lounge furnished with corner chaise sofa and armchair.
Sleeping/Bathing There are 2 twin bedrooms and a family bedroom which contains a king size bed and sofa bed The upper lounge has a corner chaise sofa which converts to a double bed All bedrooms are fitted with built-in mirrored wardrobes The family room has an en-suite shower room Twin rooms are serviced by a large family bathroom, with free-standing bath and separate shower unit. All bed linen and towels (excluding beach towels) are provided
General Full Accessibility Hair Dryer / Iron / Ironing Board High Chair / Travel Cot Clothes Horse Bed Linen / Towels (not beach towels) SMART TVs in main lounge and twin bedrooms TV in upper lounge Bluetooth speaker with audio input DVD player Wi-fi throughout Plug-in internet in both lounges and all bedrooms Large selection of family board games, including Islay Monopoly! Large driveway / parking area
Location Ard Na Mara is situated at Emeravale about 10 minutes walk from Port Ellen village.
On leaving the village on the A846 turn left onto Distillery Road just before the Maltings. The house is about 800 metres along the road on your right side.
If travelling from Port Askaig, follow the A846 through Bowmore onto the long straight towards Port Ellen passing the Airport. About 4 miles after the airport there is a sharp left turn. At this point cross over onto the single track road. Carry on to the T junction and turn right. The house is about 200 metres along the road on the right side.
From the Airport, turn right and follow the directions above.
Terms & Conditions To Make a Reservation: · Contact us to check availability You can check availability calender on our website here
Reservation Cancellation Should you require to cancel your reservation, we will endeavour to re-let the property for the relevant dates. If successful a full refund will be provided. If unsuccessful, the following will apply:- · More than 6 weeks before rental date – the deposit will be forfeited & £100 Damages Deposit will be returned to you. · Less than 6 weeks before rental date – you will be liable to pay full rental cost.
Arrival / Departure: · In general, bookings run from Saturday to Saturday (In Low-Season we will consider shorter breaks should there be availability) · On arrival, you will gain access to the property from 3.00pm & vacate by 10.00 am on day of departure. (This ensures sufficient preparation time for incoming guests) · We would ask that when leaving Ard na Mara, you leave details of any minor breakages/damage for cleaning staff in order that they can be rectified for incoming guests
* Sorry no pets allowed
* No smoking within Ard na Mara
* Please ensure you have Travel Insurance in case of Ferry / Air travel disruption