Sithean is self contained and peaceful. It has been designed
to sleep six to eight people, and can accommodate two families.
This lovely new house has South and West facing dining areas (inside
and outside) inluding a new elevated decking area on top of the knoll, and commands spectacular views of Loch Etive and
of Glencoe' to the North, Ben Cruachan to the East, Morvern to
the West and Barguillean Hill to the South.
On the entry level there is a porch which is ideally suited for
drying wet boots and clothes. This leads on the one side to a
shower-room and a double bedroom with a mezzanine and twin beds,
and on the other side to the kitchen. The kitchen, dining and
living areas are open plan with a vaulted ceiling, and are attractively
divided by a split level floor and earth brick walls. The
living area has a radio/stereo with ipod, ipod docking station, and a TV and DVD player. Wi-fi is available.
There is a wood burning stove in the living area, and under-floor
heating throughout the house.
Downstairs there is a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a bathroom
with a sauna which has direct access onto a decking area. The
design allows an intimate connection with the birch woods from
the lower level.
The house contains everything you should need for your holiday,
including full kitchen facilities (and eggs when available), should you wish
to try some local produce Free Range - Dry Cured Bacon, Pork Sausages and eggs are available
to order from Clare Gilbert (click
here for Gilberts Leaflet), please contact her on 07734 925029 or
Sithean meets Category
2 (wheelchair access
with assistance) of the VisitScotland Accessibility Scheme
for the whole of the entry level.
We have attained
four stars with VisitScotland's
Quality Assurance Scheme, and meet the targets for their walkers
and cyclists welcome schemes. We have
also achieved the Gold Award in the Green
Tourism Business Scheme.