These four holiday cottages on a 200 acre working farm overlooking the Firth of Clyde enjoy panoramic views over the sea to the Antrim Mountains, Ailsa Craig and the Mull of Kintyre. This is a beautiful part of the coastline, just 1 mile from the ancient fishing village of Ballantrae where you may see lobster, crab and salmon being landed from local boats. Girvan, a popular seaside town is 15 mins. drive. The farm includes 1.5 miles of beach, perfect for swimming and beach-combing, accessed by a short footpath from the main road below the cottages. Nearby Knockdolian Hill is an ideal challenge for a brisk walk or climb and offers the opportunity to spot birds of prey. The area also offers fishing, golf at several excellent courses, sailing and horse-racing at Ayr. Shops and pub 1/2 mile plus excellent local restuarants serving seafood and home-reared beef.
A spacious bungalow in its own garden 150m from the beach and quite spectacular views over the sea to Ailsa Craig. 1 double and 2 twin bedrooms, spacious sitting/dining room with open fire, sun lounge with double sofa bed, kitchen , bathroom with walk-in shower. Cooking electricity, oil fired central heating.
Each bungalow has a fridge, washing machine, microwave and television.
Bed linen provided. Cot and high chair available by arrangement.
Customer Reviews of Whim Cottage, Ballantrae - Sleeps 8
" We all enjoyed the location of this cottage and seeing all the farm animals in the fields and had a great time beachcoming on the private beach. Loved having the large log fire. Children played with all the toys, books and jigsaws in bedroom." Mr Nicolson