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Inverlussa Cottage

Loch Sween, Achnamara, near Lochgilphead, Argyll

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In a tiny enclave of houses above Loch Sween near Lochgilphead in Argyll, Inverlussa Cottage is situated across the track from its sister cottage, Inverlussa Steading.

Quick Info

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2
Changeover Day: Sat Pets Allowed: Yes (1)
No smoking Bathrooms: 2
  • No Smoking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Open Fire/Solid Fuel Stove
  • WiFi

It backs right on to the hill, with a sloping, enclosed back garden, accessed by doors from the superb first floor conservatory dining area via a series of decking areas, all of which gives you the opportunity of enjoying the wonderful views whatever the weather.

In the evening, you can retreat beyond the conservatory area into a snug sitting room with wood-burning stove, beyond which is a spacious modern kitchen. The entire living area is open plan and downstairs are two bedrooms, one en suite, a bathroom and utility/boot room.

There is parking right at the door. To the front is another enclosed garden, this time with views of the loch. Please note that there is no TV at the property due to reception, so this is ideally suited to those looking to 'escape'.

Map & Local

A tiny road leads down to the road that leads along Loch Sween where there are sandy beaches, Castle Sween (with its shop and café) and Kilmory Knap Chapel with its interesting ancient burial stones.

The Crinan Canal runs all the way from Ardrishaig to the harbour village of Crinan on the Sound of Jura. There are some lovely picnic spots on the banks of the canal where you can watch the boats negotiating the locks and bikes can be hired in Lochgilphead for exploring on two wheels. Boat trips run from Crinan Harbour out to the fascinating Corryvreckan whirlpool that lies between the Isles of Jura and Scarba. This natural phenomenon is one of the largest whirlpools in the world and is quite a sight to behold.

Lochgilphead (6 miles) is the best place for major shopping and from there you can explore the Mull of Kintyre, Kilmartin Glen, Loch Awe and, a little further away, Oban, Inveraray (with golf course), Loch Fyne and the beautiful gardens at Crarae.

Tayvallich, round the head of Loch Sween, is a famous and picturesque yachting haven with some magnificent scenery and a lovely pub/restaurant from which to sit and fully appreciate the wonderful loch view.

Local Events and Attractions


Please note: while we make every effort to be as accurate as possible, the actual position of the cottage indicated on the map above and the proximity of the amenities in the Local Info section cannot be guaranteed to be precise and should be used as a guide only.




Double bedroom with en suite Shower, WC and wash basin
Twin bedroom
Bathroom with Bath/Shower, WC and wash basin
Utility area/boot room with washer-drier


Open plan living area with wood burning stove, ipod docking station, electric cooker, microwave, 2 fridges with ice compartments and dishwasher etc.

What's included

Linen (Double Bed)
Linen (Single Bed)
Sets of towels (per person)
Cot (excluding linen)
Stair Gate

Available Extras



Bed linen and towels are INCLUDED. The first £20 of electricity is INCLUDED with any additional usage payable by meter reading at the end of your stay. Heating is by electric storage heaters and wood-burning stove (starter pack iNCLUDED). WiFi is INCLUDED. Water is from a private source which is UV filtered and regularly tested; however (as is typical in many parts of Scotland) it can become discoloured, particularly after heavy rainfall. Guests may therefore prefer to bring bottled water to drink. A maximum of 1 pet is welcome at an additional charge. If you wish to bring any other pets please contact us and we will see what we can do. No smoking.



The calendar below shows dates which are either available or booked for this property. Use the Book Now menu above to select your desired holiday dates.

Changeover Day: Sat

Booked Available

Weekly Prices

The weekly guide prices for this property are shown below. Use the availability & book sidebar on the right to select your holiday or calculate short break rates (where available).

Changeover Day: Sat

Rental - Date Range Sleeps 4
25 May 2024 - 31 May 2024 £850.00
01 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 £750.00
22 Jun 2024 - 19 Jul 2024 £850.00
20 Jul 2024 - 23 Aug 2024 £895.00
24 Aug 2024 - 13 Sep 2024 £750.00
14 Sep 2024 - 04 Oct 2024 £650.00
05 Oct 2024 - 25 Oct 2024 £750.00
26 Oct 2024 - 19 Dec 2024 £550.00
20 Dec 2024 - 27 Dec 2024 £895.00
28 Dec 2024 - 05 Jan 2025 £895.00
06 Jan 2025 - 31 Jan 2025 £550.00
01 Feb 2025 - 04 Apr 2025 £650.00
05 Apr 2025 - 25 Apr 2025 £750.00
26 Apr 2025 - 02 May 2025 POA
03 May 2025 - 23 May 2025 POA
24 May 2025 - 30 May 2025 POA
31 May 2025 - 27 Jun 2025 POA
28 Jun 2025 - 18 Jul 2025 POA
19 Jul 2025 - 29 Aug 2025 POA
30 Aug 2025 - 12 Sep 2025 POA
13 Sep 2025 - 03 Oct 2025 POA
04 Oct 2025 - 24 Oct 2025 POA
25 Oct 2025 - 19 Dec 2025 POA
20 Dec 2025 - 27 Dec 2025 POA
28 Dec 2025 - 05 Jan 2026 POA
06 Jan 2026 - 05 Jan 2027 POA
06 Jan 2027 - 05 Jan 2028 POA
06 Jan 2028 - 05 Jan 2029 POA

Please note: Prices are calculated based on your party size at the time of booking. If your party size changes for any reason after booking, please let us know so we can ensure the accommodation provided meets your exact requirements.


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Spacious for family of four, with well equipped kitchen and comfortable living room with lovely views. However, garden ...

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We were very pleased to hear that overall you found the cottage spacious, well equipped and comfortable. The owners were...

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Excellent cottage and location as expected. We felt that a welcome pack would have been a nice touch as other unique cot...

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Cottage was well apportioned and in a lovely location. Just what we wanted and as described. Views over the loch and tow...

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The remote location of Inverlussa Cottage, within in the tiny hamlet, was perfect for a holiday exploring the area. Idea...

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