At Melfort Harbour there are a range of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom Scandinavian style houses available which are situated around a harbour with superb views over Loch Melfort. Located on the West Coast of Scotland these lovely cottages are just 16 miles south from the popular town of Oban.

Bridge Deck is a 1 bedroom self-catering cottage which sleeps 2 and is pet friendly. This cottage is all on one level on the first floor and is accessed via an internal set of stairs. The open plan living, dining and kitchen area opens onto a furnished balcony which overlooks the Loch. There is also a spa bath and private sauna in the bathroom.

This is one of the most beautiful locations by the sea providing an ideal touring base for the Highlands & Islands.

Bedrooms & Bathrooms

Bedroom: King size bed with ensuite bathroom - Spa bath, shower cubicle, wash basin, W/C & sauna.

Second Bathroom: Bath with shower over, wash basin & W/C.


Pet friendly - £20 per pet per week (max. 2).

Terms & Conditions

£100 Deposit is required on booking, balance is due 8 weeks beforehand.

Check in from 4.00pm & 10.00am departure.

All bedding, bed linen & towels are provided.

Beds are made up ready for your arrival.

Electricity is included.

1st basket of wood is provided FOC for the wood burning stove. Any additional baskets are £5.

Short breaks available all year round - Flexible start dates.

Location Information

Oban - 16 miles away, known as the "Gateway" to the Scottish islands, like Mull, Barra, Tiree and many more islands.

Closest Shop - In Oban there is a large Tesco's. In Kilmelford (1 ½ miles away) there is a small village shop for local provisions.

Closest Pub - In Kilmelford there is a local hotel and public house called the Cuilfail Hotel or try The Lord of the Isles pub in Croabh Haven (15 minute drive).

Free fishing from the pier in to Loch Melfort (sea loch) - mackerel from July to late August.

Fly Fishing at Inverawe Fisheries & Country Park - Approx. 1 hour 10 mins away. Lessons available.

Feel free to bring your own sailing boat or windsurfer.

Moorings available in harbour.

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Optional Extras

  • Cot/high chair - £10 per item.

Terms & Conditions

Arrivals and Departures:

Your house will be ready for you by 4 pm and the property must be vacated not later than 10 am on your day of departure. Those wishing to arrive or depart outside office hours of 9 am to 5 pm must notify the office in advance. Earlier arrival and later departure ONLY by prior arrangement, please.


A full end of stay cleaning service is not included in the rental price and your house should be left clean and tidy on departure, refuse removed and beds stripped. We reserve the right to charge an extra service charge if this is not found to be the case.


Maximum of 2 pets per house. Your pet(s) must be well controlled as the surrounding lands are working farms with sheep and cattle. A pet-basket is essential as it must be clearly understood that pet(s) must not lie on beds or furniture. Please use a pooper-scooper.


We are not responsible for any deaths, injuries, illness or loss or damage to property including motor vehicles, boats, trailers, or to that of any guest, however caused.


All damage and losses will be charged in full - please notify the office immediately.


The maximum occupancy for your property is indicated in our price list and this should not be exceeded - except by prior arrangement and agreement on an extra charge.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure that our houses are clean, tidy and properly supplied to welcome our guests, upon arrival, any defects or shortages observed should be reported to us at the earliest opportunity. Equally if any problems arise during your stay please tell us as soon as possible.


We will make every effort to re-let a cancelled booking and to reimburse you less administrative costs. However, an insurance leaflet will be enclosed with booking confirmations and we strongly advise that you invest in this cover to avoid the following cancellation costs which would be incurred in the event that we are unable to re-let the accommodation:-
More than 8 weeks before booking commences, your deposit will be forfeited.
More than 4 weeks before booking commences, 50% of total charge will be refunded We are unable to make any refund for other cancellations.
All persons using the facilities at Melfort Pier do so at their own risk.

Property Features

  • Bridge Deck is a 1 bedroom self-catering cottage.
  • Accessed via an external set of stairs & is one level (first floor).
  • Bedroom with King size bed, TV & ensuite bathroom - Spa bath, shower cubicle, wash basin, W/C & sauna.
  • Second Bathroom - Bath with shower over, wash basin & W/C.
  • Open plan kitchen/dining/living area.
  • French doors open onto furnished balcony overlooking the loch.
  • Fully equipped kitchen - electric hob, oven & extractor fan, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine/tumble dryer.
  • Kitchens are fully stocked with all of the equipment & utensils.
  • Living room with log burning stove, satellite TV, DVD Player, Hi-fi Radio, CD Player.
  • Dining table with seating for 2.
  • Underfloor Heating.
  • All bedding, bed linen & towels provided.
  • Beds are made up for your arrival.
  • Cot/high chair - £10 per item.
  • WIFI available.
  • Parking alongside.
  • Pet friendly - £20 per pet per week (max. 2).
  • Iron & Ironing Board.

Local Fishing Information

Fishing at Portnellan Holiday Lodges

Important Information

  • Free fishing from the pier in to Loch Melfort (sea loch) - mackerel from July to late August.
  • Fly Fishing at Inverawe Fisheries & Country Park - Approx. 1 hour 10 mins away. Lessons available.

Local Attractions

The Harbour at Melfort

Oban - Known as the 'Gateway to the Isles', a popular coastal and historic town, 16 miles away.

Oban Distillery - Situated in the heart of the town, a popular whisky distillery that offers tours.

Inverawe Country Park - Set at the foot of Ben Cruachan, surrounded by beech and oak woods with spectacular views over the River Awe into Glen Lonan.

Loch Etive - Cruises and boat hire.

Puffin Dive Centre, Oban - diving activities including half day trips and courses.

Ardchattan Priory - Founded in 1230 by Vaalliscaulian monks.

Horse Riding at Lunga Stables - Trail rides and lessons availale for any experience (over the age of 4). Open all year round. Approx. 30 mins away.

Golf - Local golf courses include Glencruitten Golf Club in Oban, Dalmally Golf Club, Taynuilt Golf Club, Lochgilphead Golf Course and Machrihanish Golf Course.