Keeping a diary is difficult when you are busy but when we can we will post some news of whats going on in the house or in the area.

Our Diary

Scrambled Tofu

21st March 2019 We are still working on breakfast dishes for our vegan vegetarian guests. This morning we tried scrambled

The world at our feet

17th March 2019 We went for our usual walk around the shore line but this time took a few photos of things by our feet.  Phot

The Birds

10th March 2019 A few birds spotted on our recent walk around the village.  

New Garden Hedge

8th March 2019 We've taken the bull by the horns and decided to rip out the leylandii hedge at the front of the house.  We hav

Orchy and Robert the Bruce

4th March 2019 We had a lovely drive through Glen Coe and down Glen Orchy.  The River Orchy was in good flow so the rapids and

Having Fun

We are having fun coming up with ideas for new breakfast ideas.  So far it is a light bite option of a toasted bagel with cream c

Feeling Happy

We were happy to learn from our fishmonger D Watt & Son in Oban that someone has taken over Lochfyne Kippers and is curre

Renovations at Fern Villa showing old servants bell


We've had quite a few renovations done in December and January. The lounge has had the old fireplace removed and we now have a

Shiel Buses

Check out local bus times with Shiel Buses.

Fern Villa Ballachulish with Christmas lights

Merry Christmas

Wishing all our past and future guests a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Rangemaster Cooker at Fern Villa

Pride and Joy

The new cooker arrived in October, it's David's pride and joy.  Still has new functions for him to explore.  I am sure that his

Front door at Fern Villa showing new moch hinges

Front Door

The front door is original to the house so we don't want to replace it.  After this summers particularly hot spell the door began