Cairnfield – Sleeps 10
Discover Cairnfield: A Picturesque Farmhouse Retreat on the Isle of Arran's Stunning West Coast
Parking: Several cars
Nestled in the serene landscapes of the Isle of Arran’s west coast, Cairnfield is a charming and spacious former farmhouse that dates back to the 1870s. Surrounded by breathtaking views of the sea, moorland, and hills, this enchanting retreat offers an idyllic setting for families and friends to create unforgettable memories. Experience the tranquility and beauty of Machrie, a hamlet renowned for its outstanding natural beauty and diverse wildlife, while enjoying the modern comforts of this well-appointed home away from home.
Cairnfield comfortably sleeps ten guests, making it an ideal destination for group getaways and family reunions. Boasting generous living spaces, the property features a large main sitting room with an open fire, perfect for unwinding after a day of adventure on the island. The bow window with a window seat offers a mesmerizing view of the sea towards Kintyre, where you can bask in the glory of Machrie’s stunning sunsets.
This enchanting farmhouse is just a short four-minute walk from the sea and within walking distance to a wide range of local attractions and amenities, including the Machrie Water river for fishing, a 9-hole golf course and tennis courts. It is also a short drive away to the village of Blackwaterfoot. Experience the warmth and comfort of Cairnfield while exploring the rich history and captivating natural beauty of the Isle of Arran – a holiday destination that will leave you with treasured memories and a desire to return year after year.
FEATURES & FACILITIES
Spacious and charming 1870s former farmhouse, accommodating up to 10 guests.
Breathtaking views of the sea, moorland, hills, and the famous Goat Fell peak.
A short four-minute walk to the tranquil seashore and nearby Machrie attractions.
Large main sitting room with open fire, perfect for cozy evenings and relaxation.
Six comfortable bedrooms, including two double bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms.
Fully-equipped oak kitchen and a separate utility area with laundry facilities.
Dog-friendly property with extensive enclosed gardens, BBQ, and bicycle storage.
Kitchen & Dining Room
The heart of Cairnfield lies in its beautifully designed oak kitchen, where culinary creativity and warm conversations come together. Fully-equipped with modern appliances, including an electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge-freezer, and microwave, the kitchen caters to all your culinary needs. Whether you’re preparing a lavish family feast or a simple, comforting meal, the kitchen provides all the essentials.
Adjacent to the kitchen, you’ll find the spacious dining room, featuring an open fire and a serving hatch for seamless entertaining. This inviting space is perfect enjoying family meals, and sharing stories and laughter around the table. With its blend of traditional charm and modern amenities, Cairnfield’s kitchen and dining area create a warm and welcoming atmosphere, making you feel right at home on the enchanting Isle of Arran.
Cairnfield’s inviting main lounge is the ideal space to unwind and relax after a day spent exploring the picturesque Isle of Arran. The room’s generous size and triple aspect windows, facing east, north, and west, flood the space with natural light, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. The open fire at the heart of the lounge sets the scene for cozy evenings spent with loved ones, sharing stories or playing games by the firelight.
The bow window with its cushioned window seat offers a prime spot to admire the stunning views of the sea towards Kintyre, or to simply lose yourself in a captivating book. Adjacent to the main lounge, a smaller sitting room provides additional entertainment options, featuring a flat-screen TV with Sky (Satellite TV Channels), DVD player, and a collection of board games for some friendly competition.
In Cairnfield’s lounge areas, you’ll discover the perfect balance of comfort and charm, allowing you to savor the tranquil moments and create cherished memories with your family and friends on the beautiful Isle of Arran.
Bedrooms & Bathrooms
Cairnfield’s six thoughtfully appointed bedrooms offer a comfortable and restful haven for guests to retreat to after a day of exploration on the Isle of Arran. The property boasts two double bedrooms, both featuring ensuite bathrooms, two cosy twin rooms, and two single rooms, one of which has a 2’6″ bed. Each bedroom has been designed with relaxation and tranquility in mind, ensuring guests feel right at home during their stay.
The bathrooms at Cairnfield provide a harmonious blend of traditional charm and modern convenience. In addition to the two ensuite bathrooms, there are two more spacious bathrooms upstairs, ensuring ample facilities for all guests. The master ensuite and the third bathroom both have hand-held shower attachments over the baths, providing a touch of luxury and flexibility to suit every guest’s preference.
A cot is available for the youngest visitors, and a highchair can be provided upon request, making Cairnfield the perfect family-friendly accommodation. Combining comfort, style, and functionality, the bedrooms and bathrooms at Cairnfield ensure a restful and rejuvenating experience for all guests on the enchanting Isle of Arran.
The enchanting charm of Cairnfield extends beyond its interiors, as the property boasts extensive enclosed gardens that offer a peaceful oasis for guests to enjoy. The lush greenery and beautifully maintained outdoor spaces provide an idyllic setting for family picnics, lawn games, or simply relaxing with a good book amidst the gentle sounds of nature. Ample parking space in the old farmyard ensures convenience for guests arriving by car.
Step out into the rear garden, where you’ll find comfortable outdoor seating, perfect for al fresco dining or enjoying a refreshing drink as the sun sets over the Isle of Arran. The old milking shed has been repurposed as a storage area for bicycles and sports equipment, and you’ll also find a BBQ in here, ready for those long summer evenings with family and friends.
Surrounded by stunning landscapes and boasting its own tranquil outdoor spaces, Cairnfield’s gardens serve as a delightful extension of the home, providing guests with a serene retreat where they can connect with nature and make unforgettable memories on the breathtaking Isle of Arran.