Tower is a large suite on the first floor of Knockdow House in what were the men servants' quarters, nestled just next to the impressive tower.

These rooms have been refurbished extensively and brought up to the splendour of the main house. The elaborate cornicing is in keeping with the era as are the well proportioned rooms. An etched antique glass window recovered from another area of the house , displays the Lamont coat of arms, imbuing this suite with history and character. The style is traditional with contemporary touches and fabrics and with an emphasis on comfort.

The accommodation comprises:

  • Sleeps up to 4 adults
  • Bedroom with antique King size brass bed
  • Ensuite with over-bath shower
  • Further bedroom : SuperKing bed or twin configuration
  • Second ensuite with over-bath shower
  • TV
  • Wi-fi
  • Separate sitting room with fully equipped kitchen area containing:
    • Washer/dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Oven/microwave
    • Fridge (with freezer drawer)
    • Kettle
    • 'Tassimo' coffee maker
    • TV with DVD player
    • Wi-Fi
    • high chair and cot available upon request

We regret that we cannot accept pets in any of the Suites in the main house. Non-smoking.


Terms & Conditions

Reservations do not constitute a legally binding contract between Knockdow House and the Customer until Knockdow House confirms the reservation with the Customer and provides the Customer with a booking reference.

We regret that we cannot accept pets in any of the accommodation.

Knockdow House is completely no smoking.

The Accommodation can be accessed from 3.30 on the date of arrival. 
We request that the accommodation is vacated by 10.30 on the day of departure.

Payment Policy

The tariff is based on an occupancy of : 
2 people for ‘The School House’ and ‘Bute’ 
4 people for ‘Cumbrae’ and 'Tower' 
Additional charges for each extra person are applicable where appropriate. 
The tariff includes electricity; heating; an initial basket of solid fuel (where applicable); all linen and towels.

A deposit of 25% is required to secure the accommodation, with the balance no later than 30 days before the arrival date.

We accept, Switch, Mastercard, Visa , Paypal or Bank transfers.

Cancellation Policy

The deposit is not refundable in the event of cancellation.

If a booking is cancelled within 30 days of arrival, every endeavour will be made to re-let the accommodation to avoid the full amount being forfeited. 
In the event that the property cannot be re-let for the entire period of the cancellation, the cancelling guest will forfeit the payment for those dates. We advise guests to take out travel insurance against unforeseen cancellations.

In the very unlikely event that Knockdow House may be forced to cancel a reservation, the Customer shall be informed immediately and shall be offered either a full refund of any and all sums paid or an alternative date to rebook wherever available.

Contact Details

For any customer service enquiries please contact us here:

Knockdow House
+44 (0)1369 870 199
Knockdow Estate 
Argyll Scotland PA23 7UL