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Ormidale House Estate, Dunoon, Argyll, Scotland

Large country estate houses sleeping 73 with swimming pool and games room near the Kyles of Bute
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Large, well-equipped kitchen with 4-oven Aga Stylish and comfortable accommodation for up to 30Beautiful grounds, set amidst 20 acres of woodlandOrmidale House - the best party house in Scotland!
Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Ormidale House Estate, Dunoon, Argyll, Scotland, sleeps 73 in 30 bedrooms.

Sleeps 6 to 73 in 4 estate houses

Ormidale House sleeps 31
Mill House sleeps 22
The Old Barn sleeps 14
Garden Cottage sleeps 6

Whether you are looking for a single big house for a family holiday or celebration, or for an even bigger occasion like a wedding or birthday when you need to sleep large numbers of guests, we can offer this very special place, in this very special corner of Scotland. The ground floor accommodation of Ormidale House lends itself ideally to big groups for family celebrations, weddings, anniversaries, and corporate bonding sessions.

Only 1.5 hours from Glasgow, with a heated indoor swimming pool and a tennis court, children’s play areas, separate games cottage, and hot tubs for each house, we are delighted to offer this fabulously flexible holiday accommodation for up to 73 guests:

Ormidale House: 13 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms, snooker room, dining hall for 24, two TV rooms, breakfast room, drawing room, sauna, hot tub, sleeps 31 with adult occupancy capped at 26.

Mill House: 9 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, stunning open plan reception space, sauna and hot tub, sleeps 22 with maximum adult occupancy of 18.

The Old Barn: 7 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, travertine marble floors, sauna, hot tub.

Garden Cottage: 1 bedroom and additional sleeping areas, shower-room and kitchenette, all on an accessible ground floor, for up to 6 additional guests as an overflow to any of the other houses, with the option of sofa beds for 3 further guests too.

Set within a 22 acre estate, the houses enjoy spectacular views and scenic locations near the Kyles of Bute on the west coast of Scotland. With a Games Cottage, indoor pool, tennis court, play equipment for children including a bouncy castle and trampoline, and access to the formal gardens and surrounding Forestry Commission land, this is an idyllic haven for adults and children alike.

A wide choice of water sports and outdoor activity centres are available nearby, and we can arrange fishing, stalking and shooting if required. The area offers wonderful walking and cycling opportunities, or simply a perfect base for getting together with family and friends.

Group Accommodation Details

Kitchen Details
Fully equipped kitchens in all the houses. Catering is available if you require it.
Dining Room
Formal dining room in Ormidale House seating 24. Open plan dining for 24 in Mill House. Dining room in Old Barn and open plan living space in Cottage.
Sitting Room
Drawing room and sitting room with Sky TV in Ormidale House. Open plan sitting areas in Mill House and Cottage, separate sitting room in Old Barn.
TV and Music Facilities
Sky TV and music facilities.
Telecom Facilities
Mobile reception in some areas, phone line available. Open access broadband WiFi provided.
Games Room
Full size billiard room in Ormidale House, with air hockey, darts, table football. Separate Games Cottage with pool table and table tennis table.
Heating / Open Fires
Full central heating and some open fires.
30 bedrooms in all, a mix of doubles, many with zip-link beds for flexibility, and family rooms. Additional beds available for younger guests.
All bed linen and towels provided. Fabulous quality Egyptian cotton. Goose feather and down.
Baths all luxurious double ended jacuzzi style in Ormidale House. Mixture of baths, showers and toilets. Plenty of bathrooms in each house.
Disabled Facilities
Entrance to the main house is step free and ground floor is stair free. Old Barn has a downstairs shower room and downstairs TV room can be a bedroom.
Children's Facilities
Games room. Outdoors: shared trampoline, outdoor children's play area, football pitch, bouncy castle, heated indoor swimming pool.
Outdoor Facilities
Terrace, private gardens and barbecue areas. Also access to shared swimming pool. Each house has a seven person hot tub.
Swimming Pool
Heated indoor swimming pool is 6m x 5m. An hour per house per a.m. and per p.m. is exclusive.
Ample parking on site.
No smoking please.
Dogs welcome by arrangement.

Large Group Property Location

In 22 acres of mainly wooded private grounds just above the Kyles of Bute, with its own Lochen, river, and waterfalls, and abutting a huge forest.
Nearest Station
Inverkip, 20 miles.
Nearest Bus
500 yards.
Nearest Airport
Glasgow, 60 miles.
Nearest Town
Dunoon is 30 minutes away. Tighnabruich is smaller but has local stores and is 8 miles away.
Nearest Shop
2 miles away for essentials.
Nearest Pub / Eatery
2 miles.

Rental Rates

PeriodWeekly Price2 Night Weekend
Ormidale House low season
Ormidale House mid season
Ormidale House high season
Mill House low season
Mill House mid season
Mill House high season
Old Barn low season
Old Barn mid season
Old Barn high season
Garden Cottage low season
Garden Cottage mid season
Garden Cottage high season

Booking Information

£70 per weekend or £140 per week for the use of hot tub. This charge includes the carbon off-setting of the electricity.


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Group Accommodation Late Availability and Deals

October 2016 Late Deals

W/end 7th Oct Ormidale House £2495 down from £3595

Due to cancellation W/end Oct 14th to 17th available all three houses. Half price.

W/end of 21st Oct in Mill House for up to 22 for £1695.

November 2016 Late Deals

Weekends of November 4th and November 25th both available in Ormidale House sleeping up to 36 guests.

Usually £3595, now £2495

Contact Now

John Davies

Ormidale House Estate, Dunoon, Argyll, Scotland
Sleeps 73, Bedrooms 30, Dining 70
+44 (0)1505 872 515 / +44 (0)7765 007 798
, Glendaruel, Dunoon, PA22 3AF

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