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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.

The Alexandra Lifeboat


The Alexandra Lifeboat

6 guests
1 bedroom
6 beds
1 bath
6 guests
1 bedroom
6 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean12 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

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!


Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises
Hair dryer

House Rules

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


158 Reviews

Murdoch User Profile
June 2018
Fantastic location. If you're walking Kayaking or relaxing, it's a great wee place to escape to.
Catherine User Profile
June 2018
Could not be more perfect for me and my 10 year old boy to come and chill out for a couple of days. The weather was warm and we enjoyed exploring the coast, sitting round the fire in the evening, cycling around Luing and making friends with the resident doggies. The boat is fanta…
Robert User Profile
May 2018
The boat was absolutely magical. We loved everything about it and the area too which is beautiful. The showers were lovely and clean with good water pressure, and the boat is well stocked with cutlery and utensils if you want to cook aboard. So much love has been given to the res…
Sarah User Profile
May 2018
This was a wonderful location and a unique place to stay. Highly recommend. Great for exploring from the doorstep. The facilities at the site were everything you would need, the shower is fantastic, and there is a galley kitchen on the boat. If staying in summer, bringing everyth…
Fiona User Profile
May 2018
The lifeboat is quirky place stay in a beautiful setting. It is located close to stunning scenery and interesting places to visit. We took an exciting boat trip to the whirlpools in the Corryvreckan Strait from Easedale and visited the Neolithic sites around Kilmrtin.
Alan User Profile
April 2018
Absolutely loved our stay on Alexandra. The location is absolutely spectacular and the views are second to none. The boat itself is a fantastic space and it was surprisingly spacious and spotlessly clean. The outdoor seating area was perfect as were the amenities. Cannot wait to …
Anna User Profile
April 2018
Lovely spot and a great host. Hope to be able to visit again some time soon.

Hosted by Michael

Cuan Ferry, United KingdomJoined in December 2015
Michael User Profile
158 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 day
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