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Drumfin Guest House, Mull


Project Value: 0.5m
Client: Private
Design Stage: E
2011 - ongoing

This boutique Guest House in Tobermory, has successfully gained its statutory approvals.

It provides attractive, energy efficient, DDA accessible accommodation with a cost effective solution. The kitchen can operate for outside catering and serve meals for guests in an elevated dining room & terrace with views toward Ben Hiant.

All five guest rooms are Ensuite; each having generous space, services and light.

The staff living and working accommodation is at ground floor, comprising catering kitchen, accessible washing facilities, storage, parking.

Environmental features include wet solar water heating, wood burning stoves, highly insulated envelope and a palette of natural materials. The detailing is crisp and robust. All are selected to minimise running costs and promote sustainable island-living.

The guest house forms the second phase of the site masterplan, with housing to follow.

Drumfin Guest House, Mull