Tour Scotland Otter Cottage Cairnbaan Argyll Holiday Cottage. Overlooking the Crinan Canal, Argyll, this holiday cottage is tastefully furnished and well equipped. Relax and watch the yachts sail through the locks or take a peaceful walk along the tow path. Ideally based for exploring the Kintyre Peninsula you can catch a ferry from the village of Tarbert to Mull of Kintyre, Arran, Gigha or Islay. Lochgilphead just 2 miles away has a variety of shops, restaurants and bars. Inveraray Castle, historic Kilmartin Glen and Oban, the gateway to the Isles all make a great day out. Golf, fishing, horse riding, bike hire and several famous gardens can be found close by. Shop 2 miles, pub and restaurant ½ mile.