Our cosy Dundonald Cottage at Islay Cottages…
If you are looking for accommodation on Islay and would like to visit Bowmore then read on as our cottage could be just what you are looking for. Situated in the heart of Bowmore, 200 metres from the famous whisky distillery, Dundonald Cottage is a convenient and very comfortable house that is Islay Cottages is proud to have in its portfolio. Totally refurbished in 2014, it has a large lounge, kitchen dining area, utility room and two bedrooms upstairs. There is a garden to the rear which backs onto Lochindaal, offering magnificent views over to Jura and beyond.
Bowmore is the main village on Islay and is the historic centre of our great island. The main island shops are located here and there is a great variety of restaurants and pubs in which to sample local produce. The Round Church was built in 1767 and is the focal point of the village. Bowmore Distillery was founded not long after in 1779 and is the oldest distillery on Islay, arguably the world. Ceilidhs are often held in the village hall and are a great way to take part in traditional Scottish dancing.
Dundonald is extremely handy for all amenities and there is plenty of parking right at your door. It offers fabulous self-catering accommodation on Islay, with the ever fascinating pier that is just a few yards to your right where you can lap up the fresh sea breeze. The house has a double and a twin bedroom upstairs, with a large sitting room and open fire downstairs. The large kitchen diner has all the amenities you would expect including a fridge freezer, microwave, cooker, washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher.
Self-catering accommodation on Islay at its very best…
Dundonald has electric central heating throughout and an open fire for coal or peat. Initial supplies of coal/peat are provided but any additional amounts will need to be purchased at your own expense. Linen and towels are supplied. A cot and high chair are also available should you be travelling with infants.
Bowmore is the perfect centre for exploring the island. If you are interested in whisky then Bowmore Whisky Distillery is on your doorstep and the south coast distilleries are an easy bus ride away. The service also passes Bruichladdich and up to Caol Ila. Professionally organised tours are also available – just get in touch if you require more information. Dundonald was completely refurbished recently to offer first class Islay accommodation. The house has free WiFi, satellite TV and a selection of books and DVDs. It is non-smoking and unfortunately we are not able to accept any pets.
- Freeview TV with DVD Player
- Open fire and central heating
- Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, freezer, washing machine and dryer
- Fresh linen and towels
- Central village location
- Two minutes from Bowmore Distillery
- Parking outside the house
Get in touch today and book this fantastic property for an unforgettable Scottish holiday!
If you are looking for self-catering accommodation on Islay and would like to find out more then get in touch with us today. Call us on 01496 850382 or email us here. You can also book online below by clicking the booking button.