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Tranquility, Alexandra and the beach head shelter just before the sun is on the cove.Port Galley with running water and kettle, fully equipped with crockery.
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The Alexandra Lifeboat

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The Alexandra Lifeboat

6 guests
1 bedroom
6 beds
1 bath
6 guests
1 bedroom
6 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Michael is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

The Alexandra offers a unique opportunity to stay in an 110 year old life boat on the shores of Cuan Sound. Situated on Argyll’s rugged coastline, this is the ideal location for kayakers, walkers and those wishing to enjoy the peaceful surroundings.
Alexandra is nestled in the bay along with our other lifeboat The Mary Heather, both are part of our small campground facilities here at Cuan Ferry

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Heating

House Rules

Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox

Availability

179 Reviews

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Kristy User Profile
Kristy
July 2018
What a wonderful experience! Communication was quick! Michael gave us great directions to find Alexandra easily. The boat is so cute and very clean. It’s situated on a private cove with beautiful views. We really enjoyed our stay and wish we could have stayed longer. Hopefully we…
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Nicolas
June 2018
We absolutely loved staying here! The life boat was in such an amazing location and the scenery was breathtaking! However the highlight of the trip was a dog named Cuan who literally lead us through walking trails we didn’t know existed. He is with out a doubt the “Goodest boy” i…
Amy User Profile
Amy
August 2017
Wow what an amazing place. The lifeboat is beautifully outfitted, and in a wonderful location. This has been the highlight of our trip to Scotland so far, especially for our three and eight year old sons. They were thrilled to go to sleep and wake up on a boat. Quite an adventure…
L User Profile
L
August 2017
If you are looking for plush accommodations then Alexandra isn't for you (toilets are across the yard). But if you are looking for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity experience in a gorgeous setting and to drop offline for a while, Alexandra is perfect. Our family of 5 took a road …
Jessica User Profile
Jessica
June 2017
The Alexandra is an amazing stop to stay at! So unique and very secluded and very clean. We had a beautiful sunset over the water the night we were there. Michael was great communicate with and gave very easy directions to follow and a lot of info about the place.
Krista User Profile
Krista
August 2016
I very much recommend Alexandria! It was a fantastic location and had everything we needed. There were other campers nearby that were very friendly and the view was beautiful!
Jackson User Profile
Jackson
May 2016
Staying at the Alexandra was absolutely wonderful. The boat is beautifully restored and comfortable, and the location is perfect. Michael was friendly and courteous. I would strongly recommend this.

Hosted by Michael

Cuan Ferry, United KingdomJoined in December 2015
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181 Reviews
Michael is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
A family of Joiner and Builders, who have lived and worked in the area for over 40 years. Michael and Caroline are both enthusiastic about the West Coast of Scotland and hope to share a little bit of their home with you.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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