Situated in a beautiful location overlooking Cable Bay, Balerominmhor is a peaceful farmhouse on the Isle of Colonsay which commands spectacular sea-views and fine country views. The property has been newly refurbished and extended to provide superb accommodation ideal for both families and groups.
The farmhouse has a charming sitting room with three large sofas and an open fire. There is also a spacious dining kitchen with plenty of seating and self catering amenities including an electric oven, hob, dishwasher, washing machine and clothes dryer.
The cottage has two interconnected downstairs bedrooms plus an ensuite bathroom. An additional shower room is also located on the ground floor. There is a further double bedroom with ensuite bathroom, a twin bedroom with ensuite bathroom and a final twin bedroom can be found upstairs. There is a house bathroom and the ensuite twin bedroom has additional pull out beds for children.
The house is accessed via a one mile long rough track and sits in large grounds. There is also an outdoor seating area with furniture provided.
Electricity is payable by meter reading which is taken at the end of your stay. Oil central heating is fitted throughout.
Short breaks may be available during off peak times. Dogs are accepted by arrangement. The weekly changeover day is Wednesday.
The Island has miles of pristine coastline and beaches which are home to grey seals, otters, dolphins and whales. Colonsay is also a birdwatchers paradise with choughs, corncrakes and golden eagles to look out for. The north of the island has wild goats and there are many ancient and ecclesiastical buildings, chapels and monuments dotting around the island.
The hills of the island are gentle and ideal for walkers/ cyclists of all abilities including children. Trout fishing can also be enjoyed.
Colonsay is served by a Caledonian MacBrayne car ferry service which sails from the Port of Oban every day from 29th March to 24th October and four times a week at other times of the year. The crossing takes 2.5 hours. There are also return flights to and from Oban every week on a Tuesday and Thursday.