The private Scottish island of Shona, co-owned by Vanessa Branson and Robert Devereux is a magical place for a family holiday or for couples wanting peace and quiet. The island is a wonderful natural haven for wildlife, plants and many rare trees. There are no cars, no televisions and no flight paths. Just relax, relax, relax!
To rent: main house and seven holiday cottages
Distance: 3 hours by car from Glasgow to Dorlin
Prices: from GBP 625 per week
Further information and bookings:
+ 44 (0) 1967 43 12 49 / eileanshona.com
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