ISLAY65 Luxury Self Catering


65 Frederick Crescent, Port Ellen, Isle of Islay PA42 7BD, Scotland


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  THE COTTAGE

Contact Us

info@islay65.co.uk


+44 (0) 7462 887765

The Entrance Lobby

Guests are requested to leave wet clothing here. There is also a tray in which dirty and wet footwear should be left.

The Lounge and Dining Areas

The lounge and dining areas are open plan with exposed original beams and solid oak flooring. The lounge area boasts a Charnwood multifuel stove with Caithness slate hearth. A large wicker basket of logs is provided. The dining area contains a large oval natural wood gateleg table which can acommodate eight and a child's tall chair. The lounge and dining areas look out onto Loch Leodamais. 

Library, Maps & Photographs
An OS map of Islay is hung in the open plan vestibule connecting the lounge and dining areas. OS maps of Islay Jura and Colonsay and a Guide Book to Walks on Islay, Jura and Colonsay  are included in the library provided in the lounge area for the use of guests during their stay.

Photographs of Islay views showing the island and some of its wild life in tranquile and storm conditions are hung on the walls throughout the cottage.

Bunks Bedroom

The Bunks bedroom has two tiered bunks with wardrobe, chest of drawers, full length mirror and table lamp. The floor is solid oak. The bedroom looks out into the walled garden.

The Kitchen & Utility Room

The modern kitchen has fitted units, composite work surfaces, display units and all modern appliances. The 4 hob ceramic cooker has two turbo ovens with grill. A combi microwave provides a third turbo oven and second grill. The dishwasher and modern combi fridge freezer are located in the kitchen. The washing machine and separate tumble drier are located in the adjacent utility room. Adjacent to the back door in the kitchen there are also coat hooks and a tray in which dirty and wet footwear should be left. The kitchen looks out into the walled garden.

Bath Room

The bathroom has bath, shower cubicle, wc and wash hand basin. The shower is electric.

Staircase & Landing

The first floor landing and staircase are of stained and varnished natural wood. There are linked heat/smoke detectors here, in the entrance lobby and kitcen.. A spinning wheel is located by the window, for those long dark winter nights....

King Bedroom

The King bedroom contains a king size bed with memory foam mattrass, bed side tables and lamps, a wardrobe, a chest of drawers, a full length mirror and a rocking chair beside the window from which to watch the world go by. There is also a wash hand basin with light and electric shaver/toothbrush socket above. The floor is of stained and varnished natural wood. The bedroom looks out onto Loch Leodamais. 

Double Bedroom

The Double bedroom contains a double size bed with memory foam mattrass, bed side tables and lamps, a wardrobe, a chest of drawers and a full length mirror. The floor is of stained and varnished natural wood. The bedroom looks out onto Loch leodamais and also into the walled garden.

Shower Room

The shower room has a shower cubicle, wc and wash hand basin with light and electric shaver/toothbrush socket above. The shower is electric.

Safety

The kitchen is provided with a powder fire extinguisher, a fire blanket and a linked heat/smoke detector alarm.

The entrance lobby is provided with a linked heat/smoke detector alarm.

The landing is provided with a linked heat/smoke detector alarm

The lounge area is provided with a carbon monoxide detector.

Telephones are provided in the lounge area and in the king bedroom. The telephones do not accept incoming calls and are barred from making outgoing calls with the exception of emergency calls and freephone calls.

Media/Entertainment Facilities


The lounge area and the king bedroom have 32" flat screen televisions with Satellite TV connections. The lounge area has a VHS/DVD combi player whiich also plays CD's and MP3's and has speaker systems for connection of I-Phone, I-Pad etc. 

The king bedroom has a 19" TV with DVD player which also plays CD's and MP3's. The 19" TV is not connected to a TV signal but can be used for multimedia, including games.

The kitchen is provided with a multi band radio including MW/LW/FM, shortwave and marine and air bands (not digital).

Free unlimited wifi is provided throughout the cottage.

Outside

To the rear of the cottage the walled terraced garden extends to the private gated parking area for the use of guests. There is also ample street parking in Frederick Crescent to the front.

Garden furniture is stored in the utility room.

A rotary drier is provided with an ample supply of clothes pegs.

The rubbish bins are located in the gated parking area. Bagged household refuse is to be placed in the green bin.

There is a recycling centre located in the Back Road close to the rear gates.


Linen & Towels

All bed linen and bath/hand towels are provided.