Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Kilninver near Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland

For a tranquil rural retreat break or lodge holiday in Argyll and Bute a stay in or near to Kilninver could be perfect.  This rural hamlet with its crofter’s cottages is set by unspoilt countryside by the River Euchar.  If it’s peace, tranquillity and big open spaces you’re searching for, you’ll find all of this and more in this scenic part of Scotland.

What Kilninver near Oban, Argyll and Bute offers for Self-Catering Holidays

Situated around 8.5 miles from Oban, this is great location for a take it easy relaxing holiday where you can combine relaxation with discovering naturally beautiful scenery and outdoor activities such as walking or cycling.  This is also a fantastic location for visiting some beautiful Scottish islands on one of the boat trips on offer from nearby Oban.


Top Things to See and Do on a Cottage Break in Kilninver

•    Take a trip in to town and discover the pretty seaside town of Oban.  Known as the gateway to the Isles, Oban’s noteable landmarks include McCaig’s Tower.  Other places not to miss include the seafront, Oban Distillery and Dunollie Castle which is shrouded in greenery.

•    The energetic will want to hike up Ben Lora near Oban where you can soak up stunning views out over Ardmucknish Bay.

•    If you like to fish, why not book to do some fishing on the River Euchar or alternatively on Loch Charn or Loch Seil where you can fish for wild brown trout?  Day tickets are required. 

•    One of the more fascinating places to visit locally is Ben Cruachan where there is a hydro station and you can go one mile in to the heart of the mountain through a man-made cavern where you can see the hydro plant at work.  Clever stuff indeed, this attraction is bound to appeal to engineers!

•    If you are interested in island hopping, there are some fantastic islands you can visit from Oban including the Isle of Mull, Iona, Staffa and the Treshnish Isles. For unspoilt scenery and the chance to see some fantastic marine life en route, the Scottish Islands come highly recommended.  When it comes to exploring these Scottish islands, the summer months are undoubtedly the best in terms of weather.  Do check with local boat trip providers if you are planning on doing some island hopping as some trips will only be available in the summer time.  Each islands has its own unique attractions and appeal.

Whether you opt to stay in a Scottish country cottage, a lochside lodge or a holiday farmhouse, we hope you find the best place to stay for you in or near to Kilninver on Country Cottages Online.

Book a Kilninver near Oban cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Argyll and Bute on holiday.

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Glen Euchar Holiday House, Kilninver near Oban, Argyll and Bute, Central Scotland, Scotland

4 bedroom Holiday Cottage

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
no dogs allowed
5 star

Rural retreat with 4 bedrooms and a lovely bubbly private hot tub with some spectacular countryside views, close to the coast and just 10 miles from the charming seaside town of Oban.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £674
Next availability:
from 18 December to 23 December 21 from 02 January to 28 January 22

Stirling lodge, Inveraray, Argyll and Bute, Central Scotland, Scotland

3 bedroom Holiday Lodge, Kilninver near Oban 15 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome

3 bedroom high quality cedar lodge with loch views, bubbly outdoor hot tub and sauna, close to Loch Awe and around 10 miles from Inveraray.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £1575

Starfish Dogs-welcome Cottage, Central Scotland , Salen, Argyll and Bute, Central Scotland, Scotland

1 bedroom Romantic Holiday Cottage, Kilninver near Oban 17 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
3 star

One bedroom Isle of Mull holiday cottage with wooden four poster bed, positioned on a hillside with fantastic views over the Sound of Mull, ideal holiday home for those looking to get away from it all and enjoy a romantic break in a tranquil naturally beautiful area of Scotland.

Special features: sauna.

Weekly Price from: £322
Next availability:
from 18 December to 08 January 22 from 29 January to 19 February 22