This very comfortable traditional farmhouse boasts 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, 3 en suite. The house has been extensively renovated and has oil fired central heating. It is conveniently located down a short track and is close to the hotel, with the shop and harbour just a 10 min walk away. It is south facing, in an open sunny position, with extensive countryside views. FREE WIFI.
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On the ground floor there is a large kitchen/dining room, a sitting room with an open fire, a twin bedroom with an ensuite bathroom with shower and bath. There is a laundry room with a toilet and a boot room. A large and sunny front porch doubles as a small study.
Upstairs there is a double bedroom with en suite shower room, a double bedroom with ensuite bathroom, a large bedroom with twin beds that can be zipped together to make a double if required. This bedroom has 2 additional pull out beds for children. There is a separate bathroom with shower across the hall.
The house is well equipped and has a Rayburn, dishwasher, washing machine and clothes drier.
It has a large garden and lovely views southward to the hills. It is within five minutes walk of Colonsay hotel.
During school holidays this property is rented for a minimum of 1 week. Outside of school holidays, it can be rented per night on a bed and breakfast basis as part of Colonsay Hotel. Please ring 01951 200312 for more details.
Changeover Day: SATURDAY changeover
WHAT OUR GUESTS SAY
"Scalasaig is so comfortable. We adore Colonsay and have been every year (sometimes twice a year) for 45 years. Now all our 4 children bring their children (11) - what an adventure! Colonsay is perfect just as it is - NO changes please." June 2019
"The house renovations far exceeded all expectations, it is fabulous!" it is so luxurious we will only rent this Estate property from now on. Thank you!" April 2018
" The house is very comfortable and spacious, and in a great location - handy for the pub, shop and harbour." Jul 2017
" Such a happy, sunny time staying in this lovely house. A magical week - time stood still - SO beautiful and peaceful." May 2017
" This is our eleventh year in Colonsay and our 4th at Scalasaig. As ever, a fab time in this wonderful house!" Oct 2018
" We had 5 days of hot sunshine with not a cloud to be seen. As holidays go, this one gets 11/10. " Sept 2016
" Back again, 3rd time at Scalasaig and everything as good as ever! Have booked already for next year. Colonsay never fails us, we love it! Aug 2015
Provisional bookings are confirmed on receipt of a 40% deposit. We strongly recommend that you take out holiday cancellation insurance, as the deposit is non-refundable. We recommend PJ Hayman's UK holiday cover, CancellationPlan. Bookings will remain firm provided the deposit is received within 5 days. The balance due must be received twelve weeks prior to the period booked and is non-refundable. A reminder will be sent prior to this date. Bookings cancelled after this time will be charged full rental. Any changes to bookings prior to full payment may incur a £50 administration charge. Payment should be made by debit card or credit card or by electronic bank transfer (BACS). We do not accept cheques as a method of payment. Colonsay Holidays reserves the right to amend confirmed bookings with respect to accommodation and you will be notified of any alterations prior to your arrival. If it is not possible to find alternative accommodation you will be notified at the earliest opportunity and refunded in full. Colonsay Holidays expects properties to be left clean and tidy on departure and reserves the right to charge a minimum of £50 for properties left unclean on departure. Electricity and oil in houses/cottages is charged separately. Your electricity/oil meter will be read on arrival and departure and you will be charged at cost. If you are staying in a house or cottage and would like coal delivered, it must be ordered at the time of final payment. The coal is supplied in 25kg bags. The coal costs £12 inc VAT per bag. Once on the island, coal can be purchased from the Service Point. Any purchases from the Colonsay Holidays office once on the island will be delivered and will be charged accordingly.
We allow 1 dog per property in the smaller cottages and 2 dogs in the sleep 8 and above houses at a charge of £30/dog/week. We do not allow dogs in the Colonsay House apartments (except Stable and Sgoltaire).
Please note that we require your credit or debit card details on arrival (except for reservations in the Backpackers), so that on departure outstanding bills for electricity, oil, breakages (if any) and any extra cleaning (if required) can be charged to the card given. Please contact the office and leave the requested details. Our contact telephone number is 01951 200211/312 (cottages) 01951 300316 (hotel).