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Gunpowder Cottage, Tighnabruiach, Argyll

Beach village house with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and golf nearby in East Lochfyne, Scotland

From £475 per week

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Village house to rent in East Lochfyne, Scotland

Cosy two bedroom cottage with log burner, wifi and a deck. It is located between Tighnabruaich and Portavadie on the Cowal Pensinsula.

  • Village house
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • WiFi
  • Near beach
  • Balcony / terrace
  • Near golf
  • Parking
  • Shared garden

Village house overview - owner's description

The cottage is in the historic village of Millhouse. It sits in the middle of the peninsula between Tighnabruiach and the Portavadie marina. You will be spoilt for choice on beaches to explore, including the beautiful sandy beach at Ostel bay and lovely country walks, It has a great log burning stove and deck. It would be good for couples, families (with kids), and well behaved pets (£20 extra cleaning fee for pets ). It also has BT Business Wifi.

The cottage is one of the workers cottages for the former gunpowder factory. It was built in around 1870 and has been fully modernised.
There are plenty of outside seating areas on the decks to watch the world go by or have a bite to eat. The porch means you're safe from any inclement weather.
The log fire will send out a vast amount of heat to keep you cosy and there is also a smart TV ( Wifi but no terrestrial TV reception ).
There is a microwave, a dishwasher, washing machine, kettle, toaster, fridge, oven and hob.
We also now have a BT Business line in the cottage to provide reliable wifi.

There is a breakfast bar with 4 bar stools or if the weather is agreeable there is a table and seating for four on the deck.

The living area has a three seater sofa.

Bedroom 1 contains a double bed and bedroom 2 has a bunk bed.

Guest access

You have the cottage to yourself with your own private access.
The back garden is shared.

Parking is on the street outside the cottage.


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This village house is:

3km from the nearest beach 1.5km from the nearest bar 800m from the nearest restaurant 40km from the nearest supermarket 135km from Glasgow International Airport 40km from Hunters Quay Port 109km from Glasgow Prestwick Airport 1.6km from Local Shop

Local activities

Fishing 1km Golf 1.5km Sailling 8km

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Outside this village house in East Lochfyne, Scotland
This village house is in the countryside and in a quiet area near the beach. It has a balcony, outside lighting and a shared garden. Car hire is necessary as the renter will need a car to get about for shopping, eating out and the beach; however parking is available if required.

Prices and availability

Updated 16 March 2019

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Changeover days and minimum stays

  • 5 June 2020 - 5 June 2022: the minimum stay is 3 nights.

Long stay discounts

  • Receive 12% off if the booking is for 7 days or more.

If more than one discount matches your arrival date, please be aware that only one discount of the highest amount will be applied to your booking.



  • Additional persons

    £4.00 per night for each additional person if there are more than 2 people, paid with booking


  • Extra cleaning charge for pets

    £20.00 per booking, paid with booking



2 bedrooms, Sleeps 4:

  • 1 double bed
  • 1 bunk bed (sleeps 2)


1 bathroom


Internet / WiFi


Living area seats 3, Dining area seats 4, Open fire, Hair dryer, Towels / linen, Washing machine, Car hire essential


Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Dishwasher, Fridge, Glassware, Kettle, Microwave, Oven, Pots / pans, Toaster


Balcony or terrace, Outside lighting, Parking, Shared garden

Suitable for

Children, Single gender groups, Pets

Extra information

Parking is on the street outside the cottage


Private Owner From Tighnabruaich, United Kingdom Member since Mar 2019

Last seen: 7 months ago

Number of properties: 1