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Balvonie

Skelmorlie - Scotland

A grand country manor in Western Scotland that has spectacular sea views and eleven spacious bedrooms

  • Sleeps: 26
  • Bedrooms: 11
  • Bathrooms: 9
£1595-2195 per night
Please note that the minimum stay for this property is 2 nights

How to book...

Balvonie is owned and managed by Lorna McLelland .

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Lorna McLelland .

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  The Highlights...

  • The house is located near a peaceful village and has stunning views of town, sea and country.
  • Massive rooms create a real sense of grandeur and are joined by high ceilings, bay windows and original fireplaces.
  • The beautiful living areas are traditional yet cosy and include a large entrance hall, sitting room and formal dining room.
  • Each of the bedrooms offers something special, with a mix of designer walls, colour themes and sea-view bathrooms.
  • There are plenty of extras to keep everyone entertained, including an open-air hot tub and well-equipped games room.
  • Balvonie House is located on the outskirts of Skelmorlie village and is just 45 minutes from the city of Glasgow.

  You should know...

  • There is a small stream and treehouse hidden in the gardens so children will need careful supervision.

  The Detail...

Escape to the coast and live the high life at this stunning manor house in Western Scotland. With substantial living areas and eleven spacious bedrooms, it is the ultimate retreat for all of the family. Relax in the sitting room or feast in the dining room, before heading out to explore the sprawling gardens. With a games room, treehouse and open-air hot tub, there is something for everyone at this grand mansion.

Balvonie House is located on the outskirts of Skelmorlie village and is just 45 minutes from the city of Glasgow. Sitting on top of a lush hillside, it has spectacular views of town, sea and country. Mature trees and manicured lawns roll down to the seafront where pretty villages meet the sparkling waters.

The house itself is a timeless masterpiece that blends traditional features with designer additions. Massive rooms and high ceilings create a real sense of grandeur and are joined by bay windows, original fireplaces and dark-wood, beamed ceilings. Its interior dcor is effortlessly stylish and has a luxurious edge with a chic, vintage finish.

The living areas are a sophisticated affair and include a large entrance hall, sitting room and formal dining room. With thick floorboards, wood burners and super-soft furnishings, they are cosy places to sit back and relax in. A light-filled kitchen is also great for entertaining and has beautiful views out over the landscape. With quality touches and state of the art mod cons it is well-equipped for those evening banquets.

Across the two floors there are also eleven magnificent bedrooms that sleep up to 26 people in total. Mixing artistic prints, colour themes and modern en-suites, each of the rooms offers something different. The eleven rooms include seven en-suites with nine twin/doubles, one bunk room and a family room for four. The largest of the doubles also has an additional trundle bed that is perfect for resting two little heads. Choose from an emperor bed or a four poster double or the en-suite room with a sea-view bath tub. With thick mattresses and the finest bedding, they are sumptuous places to recharge your batteries.

If you want to head out amongst the local area then there are plenty of incredible rural scenes waiting to be discovered. Quaint coastal villages line the seafront and are joined by rolling fields and flourishing hillsides. Head into Skelmorlie and to the tranquil Wemyss Bay to find an unrivalled backdrop for your peaceful stay. The pretty Isle of Bute is also just across the water and is an unspoilt haven with a rich, natural habitat.


  Features...

Essential Features
  • Baby Friendly
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Heating
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Smoking
  • Wheelchair Friendly
Living Spaces
  • Games room
  • Games/Books
  • Open fire/Woodburner
  • Pool table
Kitchen/Utility
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Highchair
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
Bed/Bath
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
Tech
  • Computer games console
  • DVD Player
  • Netflix
  • Satellite TV/Freeview
  • Smart TV/FireStick
  • Stereo music system
  • Television
Outside
  • BBQ
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Chef for hire
  • Cleaning service
  • Off road free parking
  • Walking distance to pub

We can arrange a professional singer to provide full karaoke services for your party.


  Nearby...

  • Beach (lake)
  • Beach (sea)
  • Boat trips
  • Cooking classes
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Historical sites
  • Horse riding
  • Markets
  • Massage
  • Mountain Walking
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Nightlife (lively)
  • Pub/Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Sailing
  • Supermarket/food shop
  • Swimming pool (public)
  • Wildlife
  • Yoga

We can arrange for professional beauty services to come to the house. Cooking and yoga classes can also be arranged in-house. Magic hands, the sports masseuse can also be on hand.


  On the map...

  Nearest Airport

Glasgow Airport 26 miles; 45 minutes

  Detailed Pricing Information...

Monday - Thursday nights, £1595 per night
Friday - Saturday nights, £2195 per night
Sunday £295

Check-in any day of the week other than Sunday.

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£1595-2195 per night
Please note that the minimum stay for this property is 2 nights
COVID-19 restrictions may affect your travel plans. Please ensure you are aware of local rules where you live and where this property is located.
(More information.)

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Balvonie is owned and managed by Lorna McLelland .

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Lorna McLelland .

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