The island of Islay is easily accessible by road and sea or by air.
When you book we'll send you directions to the cottage from the ferry ports and airport. The cottage is 4 miles from Port Ellen.
Calmac ferries have regular sailings to Islay several times a day including weekends. Booking strongly advised throughout the year and essential at busy times. If you can't get the sailing you want on initial bookingbook an alternative sailing and ask to be waitlisted. Download the Calmac app from their site.
Loganair (Flybe) have scheduled twice or thrice daily flights to Islay. We are just half an hour away from Glasgow International airport with worldwide connecting flights.
Islay Car Hire can have a car waiting for you at Islay airport or the ferry terminals.
Islay Cycles in Port Ellen have well-maintained bikes for hire
A holiday on Islay means different things to different people. Carefree days on sandy beaches with your family. An extraordinary place to view bird and wildlife. A base from which to explore Islay's iconic distilleries. You'll find that Coillabus Cottage is that special place to stay on Islay.
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