Gallery: Destinations near Creel Cottage

  1. Seil Island: round and about.
  2. Balvicar.
  3. Oban.
  4. Ellenabeich and Easdale.

Seil is one of the "Slate Islands", where slate was mined and shipped around the world. Neighbouring islands are easy to explore using local ferries.

row of miners' cottages
Rows of mine workers cottages can be seen on Seil and the other slate-producing islands. Creel Cottage is in keeping with this style of cottages while offering modern amenities and comfort.

The area has many features of outstanding natural beauty attracting golfers, sailors, walkers and those seeking tranquility and enchanting landscapes.

The island enjoys moderate weather all year round and the closeness of the Gulf Stream enables visitors to escape rain clouds that may occasionally obscure the peaks on neighbouring islands.

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