“The Nook”

The cottage consists of a short entrance hall, a living / dining room and open plan kitchen; one double bedroom and one smaller bedroom with a pair of adult-size bunk beds: a bathroom with shower over bath.  All bed linen and towels are provided.

The kitchen is fully equipped with a 4-hob electric cooker with integral grill; microwave; electric toaster and kettle; fridge/freezer and washing machine.  There is an outdoor drying area, and an iron and ironing board are also provided, along with a hairdryer.

In the living room there is a TV and a selection of books for your relaxation.  There is also Wi-fi access.

Outside there is a picnic table complete with parasol and four chairs to enjoy the sun and view the  surrounding countryside.

The sitting room at 'The Nook' The kitchen at 'The Nook' 'The Nook' bedroom with bunk beds 'The Nook' double bedroom

The cottage is priced from £375 - £450 depending on season.  Shorter mid-week lets are priced at £75 per day.  Electricity is included in the price.

The seasons are as follows:

January - April
£375 per week (except Easter week which is £400 per week)
May and June
£400 per week (except Islay Festival week which is £450 per week)
July - September
£450 per week
October - December
£375 (except October school holiday week- £400 per week and Christmas and New Year weeks which are £450 for each week)

Cancellations are acceptable up to one month before arrival, after which the full amount for the booking must be paid.

For the comfort of non-smokers we respectfully request that smokers do not smoke within the cottages.

Sheep by the roadside on the Oa.

“The Nook” & “The Cranny” Self-catering Cottages.

At “Sith is Fois”, Lower Cragabus, The Oa, Isle of Islay PA42 7AX

Proprietors: Thomas & Dorothy Carmichael. Tel. +44 (0)1496 302225. e-mail

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