Miller Cottage

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At a Glance
Sleeps 3
Open Fire/Burner
Sea/Loch View
Pet Friendly
The Property
Miller Cottage is a charming two level Scottish cottage set in a picturesque location in Sandbank, nearby Dunoon. With views out over the Holy Loch, and mountains beyond this is a wonderful base to explore Cowal Peninsula and the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. Ideally suited for a couple looking for a spacious well appointed traditional cottage. 
The beautifully presented cottage is filled with warmth and character with quality furnishings throughout. Guests have full access to the entire holiday home spread out over two levels. 
The open plan living room features comfortable sofas and an inviting woodburner fire (the fire is seasonal from September to March). For entertainment your modern comforts include a flat screen Smart TV and free Wi-Fi. From the living room there is an outside balcony terrace, a wonderful wee spot to enjoy a morning coffee or an afternoon aperitif while admiring the majestic mountain views, the Holy Loch and local marina.
The open kitchen is spacious, modern and well equipped, with a Range Master cooker and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, a small table top freezer and wine fridge.  The open living space features a large breakfast bar for delicious homecooked meals. 
One bedroom with Kingsize bed, the spacious Master bedroom is featured on the upper level furnished with all your homely touches and views out over the loch, an ensuite bathroom with a deep bath tub, hand held shower, hand basin and WC. 
There is a settee day bed. The two sides drop and it can be used as a single bed only, and it is located downstairs.  Suited to one child. Please request if settee day bed is required. Maximum capacity at the cottage is 3 guests (2 adults/1 child).
For infants a cot is available, please request. Please provide own bedding.
On the lower level there is a second bathroom with a walk-in shower, hand basin and WC. Also for guests looking for some peace and relaxation there is a small yoga room.
From the lower level of the cottage there is access to the patio terrace and garden, enjoy alfresco meals or relaxed afternoons soaking up the Scottish sun and the everchanging views. Your private garden area has uninterrupted panoramic views over the glorious Holy Loch, and the mountains beyond, the evening colours are magical. 
The Holy Loch Marina and the local pubs are within walking distance. Just minutes from Dunoon, here is an ideal base to explore the West Coast of Scotland for walks, cycling, fishing, outdoor adventure and visiting the many surrounding attractions. Or you may simply take time out to enjoy the ambience of this welcoming holiday home. 
Close by is the historic Kilmun Mausoleum, Benmore Botanic Gardens, Pucks Glen and Argyll Forest Park.  The area is one big outdoor playground.  Explore further afield to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park and Argyll's Secret Coast, or take the ferry to the Isle of Bute to visit Mount Stuart, or visit historic Inveraray. It's also an easy day trip to Oban, one of the seafood capitals of Scotland.
Glasgow is just over an hour away via the Western Ferries or two hours by road via Loch Lomond.
Dogs Welcome: Two well behaved dogs welcome per booking £25 each.
House rules: Stricly no smoking, no smoking allowed on balcony. 
Car Parking: Parking spaces are available in the adjacent cottage private carpark.
Safety Features: Smoke alarm, Fire extinguisher, Fire blanket.
Cleanliness & Disinfecting: Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Covid, Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines, Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays.
Waterfront location
Loch and Marina views
Mountain views
Outdoor terrace garden
Outdoor furniture
Woodburner fire (seasonal from September to March)
Fire guard
Complementary basket of firewood
Electric central heating
Well equipped modern kitchen
Wine Fridge
Counter top freezer - small
Range master gas hob/oven
Coffee machine
Washing machine 
Clothes Dryer
Kingsize bed in Master bedroom
Settee day single bed suited to 1 adult or child - please request
Linen and towels included
Smart TV / Freeview
Free Wi-Fi
Yoga Room
Travel cot, request. Please provide own bedding
Front entrance and rear entrance
Two floor levels
Detached cottage
Private car parking
Pub / Restaurant 5 minute walk
Good House-keeping deposit required £150
Shore Road,
Sandbank, Dunoon
Argyll PA23 8PE
Directions and full address to be advised in Key & Arrival Instructions after final balance is paid.
Sandbank is a village on the Cowal Peninsula in Argyll and Bute, West of Scotland, 2.5 miles north of Dunoon on the coastal A815 or the inland A885. It sits on the southern shore of the Holy Loch, branching off the Firth of Clyde. Just minutes from Dunoon, here is an ideal base to explore the West Coast of Scotland.
You can travel by Citylink Bus or by train from Glasgow to the ferry terminals at Gourock. Calmac and Western Ferries both serve the Dunoon area and both ferry operators have passenger facilities.

By car follow the M8 from Glasgow to Gourock where you can catch the Western Ferries Ferry to Dunoon. You can also drive via the A82, a very picturesque route past Loch Lomond and through the Argyll countryside. See the AA web site for a route planner.
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