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Salen is a small village on the beautiful Island of Mull, the second largest Island of the Inner Hebrides which is positioned off the western coast of Scotland, and is home to just over two and a half thousand people. It overlooks the Sound of Mull at the heart of the island, and has an interesting history which dates far back in time. The Island has been inhabited since the Bronze Age Settlers whose legacies of Cairns and Standing Stones can be found close by, and it was visited by St Columba in the 500's, although the village of Salen did not evolve until the 1800's when the Laird of the time decided that it was a convenient location to build a village that was close to his estate. A stroll around Salen will reveal attractive stone cottages and white washed houses that have stood the test of time, a fine 19th Century church, general store, a choice of restaurants with tempting menus, and a bar serving a warming dram or two. The pretty location will always tempt visitors and holidaymakers alike with stunning views of the Morvern Hills, dramatic surrounding countryside, a choice of places to stay from welcoming hotels, cottages, and comfortable B&B's, together with its close proximity to the village of Craignure and its Ferry Terminal.




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Argyll House (0.12 miles)

Argyll House

Cottage and studio accommodation for 2-4 people within a charming 19th century coaching Inn. Being centrally situated in Salen, Isle of Mull, Scotland - Argyll House is ideally positioned to take advantage of what ... More | visit website

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Glenaros Lodge (1.64 miles)

Glenaros Lodge
Glenaros Lodge is located on the Glenaros estate. It is a traditional, homely and friendly house with a library of information on the island's history and wildlife. For those visitors who just want a holiday ... More | visit website
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Shore Cottage (6.63 miles)

Shore Cottage

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In a stunning shoreside location looking out over 'The Sound of Mull', this traditional cottage enjoys all the seclusion and beauty of the Morvern peninsula yet sits ... More

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Baliscate House (8.32 miles)

Baliscate House

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Bed and continental breakfast in fine mid-nineteenth century house, set in a large gardens on the approach to of Tobermory, with views to the sea across the Sound of Mull. ... More

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Park Lodge Hotel (8.68 miles)

Park Lodge Hotel

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Park Lodge Hotel is in the quieter, upper part of Tobermory, a short walk from the busy harbour front. The rooms are comfy and modern, and evening meals are available. On the ... More

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Western Isles Hotel (The) (8.69 miles)

Western Isles Hotel (The)

This 28 bedroomed Victorian hotel, built in 1883, stands majestically against the skyline overlooking beautiful Tobermory Bay and the Sound of Mull. With its backdrop of the Morven Hills and Tobermory's brightly coloured houses and ... More | visit website

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Isle Of Mull Hotel (9.24 miles)

Isle Of Mull Hotel

Just off the west coast of Scotland, the Isle of Mull is a haven of peace and tranquillity. From the moment you board the ferry for the short crossing to Mull, you'll quickly adjust and ... More | visit website

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The Barn (11.49 miles)

The Barn

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A converted barn situated in remote, rural scenic setting. The area is renowned for otters, sea eagles, deer and wildlife. We have two double bedrooms on the ground floor, one ... More

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Rockpool House (15.79 miles)

Rockpool House
Idyllically situated a stones throw from high tide, on the very beautiful sea loch, Loch Sunart. Amazing sea and mountain scenery in all directions. Lots to sight see and many outdoor activities available locally.
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Argyll Arms Hotel (17.88 miles)

Argyll Arms Hotel

The Argyll Arms Hotel provides good en suite accommodation, bar and restaurant facilities on the beautiful Isle of Mull.
With so much to see and do on the Isle of Mull book your stay with us ... More | visit website

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