Coillabus Cottage
The Mull of Oa
Holiday on Islay
What our visitors say
To do at Coillabus
Bookings and rates
Useful links

We're now taking bookings for our amazing new luxury eco-dwellings guests who've stayed at Coillabus Cottage will be given the opportunity to book at a special returning guest rate. See  an amazing place for you to stay on Islay.

Our architect designed turf-roofed guest lodges set in their own private space on the beautiful Oa peninsula offer a very special guest experience in an extraordinary setting. Whether you are looking for a luxury self-catering holiday with impressive green credentials, a romantic retreat, or a secluded, inspiring place for a special getaway, our beautifully crafted buildings promise you a quite amazing place to stay on Islay.

The lodges each sleep up to four in two luxurious ensuite bedrooms or can be booked together to sleep 8. Book alongside Coillabus Cottage and we can provide flexible accommodation for parties of 14 guests.

Set out of sight of each other with their own hot tub the lodges are the perfect choice for your honeymoon or romantic getaway.
For ferry timetables and bookings
for regular ferry services from Kennacraig
User-friendly and inspirational birdwatching
and bushcraft for experts beginners
and all the family. Tell Jeremy
you're staying at Coillabus and he will
take you on our special expedition.
Find out about fishing on the Oa. As a guest at Coillabus you can use our permit to fish the lochs. If you would like to take part in the competitions you can take out a personal membership of the club.



Francois Bernier
and FCINSL Catering
are on hand to provide bespoke catering
services for guests at Coillabus.
From a full in-house chef service
to a selection of ready meals using
fine local ingredients
For beautiful images of Islay and beyond
For shorter stays  we recommend this
lovely B&B in Port Ellen.
Also for small s/c flat.
For a seriously therapeutic
retail experience.
Hand-crafted transparent
whisky soaps made on Islay
from natural ingredients... and whisky.
Take home some quality gifts
from the shop in Bowmore.
Information packed site for fishing folk.
Bob is a wildlife photographer who
recommends Coillabus as 'an excellent
base for birdwatching'.
At Coillabus we strive to reduce
our environmental impact.
Find out more about green
tourism in Scotland
VETAID works with agricultural communities in east Africa who depend on animals for their survival, taking a  holistic approach to tackling poverty among rural livestock-keeping communities.

Oysters? Islay lamb? Smoked
beef? Serve up some of
Islay's quality food in the well-
equipped kitchen at Coillabus
Cooking can be sociable in the spacious, bright kitchen