The House

Suil Na Mara was completed at the end of 2013 so is not an old property  We have now been renting this lovely holiday home since 2014 and have many positive comments in our guest book.  The house, which guests have often referred to as a 'Tardis' sleeps up to 8 people in four bedrooms and has far reaching views towards the Sound of Mull, Lunga and other islands. 

Suil Na Mara is extremely well equipped and has many additional touches to make a stay there extra special.

With an open plan design downstairs, Suil Na Mara offers guests, a light, tastefully decorated house which has low level switches in every room making it suitable for Wheelchair users. Suil Na Mara has hardwired smoke alarms and a carbon monoxide alarm.

House Layout


Lounge with large corner sofa which can seat at least 6 and a leather reclining chair with footstool. Television with Freesat and DVD player plus a selection of DVD's which are often added to.  CD player with radio and Bluetooth capability and Wii available to use.  Broadband Router giving  unlimited WiFi.  Dresser with selection of books, games and jigsaw puzzles.

Fireplace with Multi-Fuel stove which burns coal or wood, coal for this can be purchased from Neil at the Island Stores. The house also has underfloor heating throughout controlled by a main thermostat but each room can also be individually changed.

Lounge has double doors which lead to a decked patio area. There are outdoor games stored under the stairs.

Open plan to kitchen which has a washer dryer, dishwasher, breadmaker, ceramic hob stove, microwave and many other labour saving gadgets. Table with 6-8 chairs and breakfast bar with 2 stools.

Downstairs bathroom with bath, power shower, WC and basin and heated towel rail (activated by a switch in the adjacent bedroom).

Downstairs bedroom 1 with king size four poster bed and large walk in wardrobe.

Downstairs bedroom 2 with two single beds and large walk in wardrobe.

Large understairs cupboard wIth cot/highchair /ironing board/picnic chairs plus much more.


Large bedroom/day room, with link zip bed (can either be two 3' singles or one large 6' Super King).  Small table and two tub chairs, built in wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside cabinets.  Mini Telescope.  This room has far reaching views out to sea and towards Mull.

Bathroom with Shower, basin and WC and heated towel rail. (activated by a switch in the master bedroom).

Bedroom with two single beds, wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside cabinets and far reaching views.

Outside the house is a long gravelled path with parking for more than one vehicle.  The ground has been seeded several times with a couch type grass to try to encourage it to be more like the island Machair environment.  This is not a lawn but a natural area of varying grasses (and the occasional thistle).  We hope to further landscape this in the coming years.

We do allow well behaved pets to stay at Suil Na Mara - see Terms and Conditions for further information.




Suil Na Mara is probably the best equipped house you'll ever come across!  Because we visit the house often ourselves we've made sure that there is everything needed to make your stay more comfortable.


  • Bread Maker
  • Soup Maker
  • Pie Maker
  • Extra Large set of pans for families
  • Slow Cooker
  • Wok
  • 2 x Berndes really heavy casserole dishes
  • Electric Whisk
  • Cake tins, loaf tin and items for home baking
  • Electric Frying Pan
  • Weighing Scales
  • Air Fryer
  • George Forman Grilling machine
  •  Mini Compost Bin


  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer Dryer
  • Large Fridge Freezer
  • Touch Ceramic Hob and Top oven/grill and bottom oven


  • Hairdryer
  • Small Telescope
  • Television
  • Freesat
  • DVD/CD player
  • Soundbar - connect to your phone via bluetooth
  • Music System (CD player/Radio/I Phone docking station.
  • Wii Fit with two controls and a large selection of games

Under the Stairs

  • Picnic bag
  • Coolbox
  • Folding chairs
  • Fishing rod set
  • Shopping trolley
  • Outdoor games
  • High chair and Cot
  • Spare Kettle and Iron plus ironing board


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