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Prices, Payment, Terms & Conditions 2017

For up to date prices please check the availability calendar or email Jane for more information.  Advertised prices are for occupancy by two adults in Byre Cottage, Stable Cottage and Kirkland Lodge. In Byre and Stable, additional guests may be accommodated by prior arrangement at additional charge.  01546 850274  info@seafieldfarmcottages.co.uk

Byre Cottage, Stable Cottage and Kirkland Lodge

Our prices include linen, towels, heating and hot water. There is a nominal allowance of electricity which is never exceeded but is a 'green' measure to encourage non-wasteful use of power. All accommodation is fully equipped with everything you need for a self catering holiday. We aim to provide a home from home with lots of extra touches to make your stay enjoyable. There are no extra booking fees, agency commission or surcharges when booking directly with Seafield Farm Cottages.

  • A deposit of £100 per week is payable on booking with the balance due at the start of your holiday.
  • Prices range from £350 low season to £550 high season.
  • We offer discounts for two week bookings
  • We accept payment by Cheque, Cash, Direct Bank Transfer and Paypal.
  • Byre Cottage and Stable Cottage each sleeps 2 plus cot.  Advertised prices are for up to two adults in one or two bedrooms. Changeover day and length of stay flexible depending on other bookings.
  • Kirkland Lodge  Changeover day Friday. Advertised prices are for up to two adults in one or two bedrooms (from early 2017, Kirkland will only have one bedroom). 
  • We cannot accept bookings which exceed the stated capacity of the accommodation without prior arrangement.  There will be an extra charge for additional visitors.
  • Earliest arrival time is from 3.30 pm onwards.  Latest departure time is 10.30 am.  Exceptions may be made in low season or by special arrangement but generally we need the full five hours for changeovers.
  • We provide holiday accommodation - if the purpose of your visit is not for a holiday, please phone or email Jane for more information. We reserve the right to refuse bookings in some circumstances.

Short Breaks

Byre & Stable Cottages Short breaks (3 day minimum) are available during January, February, March, November and December excluding Christmas and New Year.  Short breaks (4 day minimum) may be available at other times of the year for last minute bookings or when we have gaps in the availability - phone or email for more information.

Kirkland Lodge  Short breaks are available during January, February, March, November and December excluding Christmas and New Year.  During April - end of October, the minimum booking is 7 days.

Cancellation & Changes  If you have to cancel your booking within six weeks of the start of the holiday, the deposit (less £20 to cover advertising costs and administration), will be returned if we are able to re-let the accommodation.  You can transfer your deposit in full to another date.  You may wish to take out holiday insurance to cover the costs.

If you have to cancel your booking more than six weeks before the start of the holiday, the deposit will be returned (less £20 to cover advertising costs and administration).

If you need to change your dates, your deposit is transferable in full to the new booking.
Changes to the number in your party after booking may result in a change to the price.

Directions - How to get to Seafield Farm

From Lochgilphead take the A816 Oban Road to Cairnbaan (two miles). Take the B841 at Cairnbaan following signs for Tayvallich and Crinan.  Continue for 2 miles to Bellanoch and then take the next left, the B8025 signposted Tayvallich and Achnamara. Follow this road taking the next left signposted Achnamara 3 miles. Follow this single track road for 2.5 miles. Seafield Farm is on the right hand side of the road.

From Oban follow the A816 to Kilmartin. About a mile south of the village turn right onto the single track road signposted Crinan and Tayvallich. Cross the Crinal Canal bridge and turn right onto B841 at Bellanoch and then take the next left, the B8025 signposted Tayvallich and Achnamara. Follow this road taking the next left signposted Achnamara 3 miles. Follow this single track road for 2.5 miles. Seafield Farm is on the right hand side of the road.

Don't rely on your sat nav!  It will tell you that you have reached your destination about a mile and half before you have. Don't leave the tarmac until you get to Seafield - there is a sign at the entrance and the house and cottages are clearly visible from the road.

Your hosts at Seafield Farm Cottages are Jane Allan and James Livingston.  James is the third generation of Livingstons at Seafield.  He produces firewood and sawn planks from local timber as well as helping to look after the surroundings and maintenance.  He is the person to ask about fishing, fungi, bees, wildlife and timber in all its various forms.  Jane has been at Seafield for 26 years but first visited as a five year old on holiday with her family. Since arriving she has brought up three sons and been running the cottages, growing vegetables, baking cakes and making baskets from willow grown at SeafieldShe is the person to ask about anything to do with the cottages, beavers, basketmaking, bees and general information. 

CONTACT:
Seafield Farm Cottages
Achnamara
Lochgilphead
Argyll
PA31 8PS
SCOTLAND

Tel: +44 (0)1546 850274
Mobile: 07884 073010