This exceptionally well appointed and spacious self-catering holiday cottage is in a stunning location hidden from sight yet within easy reach of Crieff. Surrounded by farmland, the river is close by and a far reaching view to the mountains from the sitting room and patio. There is wildlife, with many birds of prey living in the trees and wild deer can often be seen in the fields around.
The self-catering cottage accommodation sleeps four people in great comfort, set amongst farmland in rural Perthshire, and within walking distance of Crieff town centre and only 25 minutes drive to Perth, Strathearn's largest town. Crieff is a perfect location from which to visit central Scotland and all its many tourist attractions: Drummond Castle Gardens, Glenturret Distillery and Innerpeffray Library and Chapel are within 2 miles. There is a sports facility with squash courts, tennis, astro hire, badminton and a great swimming pool - walking distance from the cottage. Numerous Scottish golf courses are also within very easy reach - Comrie, Auchterarder, Muthill, Crieff, St Fillans and Gleneagles are within 15 minutes drive. There is a choice of fishing locations - rivers and lochs and centres of culture within easy reach too.
This Scottish holiday cottage has glorious views towards Ben Vorlich. The cottage is in a tremendous location for walkers and golfers, to rent. As Crieff is close to the centre of Scotland, Edinburgh and Glasgow are easily accessible, as is the west coast of Scotland and the rest of the highlands of Scotland, and the East coast - St Andrews is just over an hours drive.
- Sleeps - 4 but discount given to 2 guests
- Bedrooms - 2 one double, one twin
- Bathrooms - 1 with over bath shower
- Dishwasher, oven, microwave
- Washing machine, iron and ironing board
- Hair dryer
- T.V, video, DVD, CD/stereo
- Wood-burning stove + logs
- Cotton bed linen/towels
- Spacious - 2 sitting areas
- Garden + BBQ
- Travel Cot on request
- Well behaved pets by arrangement
- No smoking inside cottage
- Short breaks on request
- Fresh Flowers and welcome pack
- Edinburgh / Glasgow Airport - 1 hr drive
- Gleneagles railway station 15 mins
- Dunblane railway station 25 mins
- Perth 27 miles
- Drummond Castle gardens 2 miles
- Crieff Hydro 5 minutes - riding,
quad bikes, zip wires, golf, putting
- Auchingarroch Wildlife Centre - 7 miles
- Good food pub - 1 mile
- Shops + supermarket - Crieff 1 mile
- Swimming pool in Crieff
- Loch and River Fishing close by
- Buchanty Spout - large salmon leap
their way up the River Almond in Autumn
- Tennis on site
- Cycling, hill walking
- Comrie Croft mountain biking - 5 miles
suitable from beginner to advanced
- Golf - 0.5, 2 & 7 miles
- there are 40 golf course in Perthshire
A superb Perthshire self-catering holiday property with two bedrooms - one king size bed, a twin bedded room and a separate bathroom. The cottage is part of the Steading where the owners live - so are on site for assistance or information - you will not find them intrusive. Huge attention to detail mean that everything from cotton sheets, fresh flowers in the sitting room and bedrooms and a welcome pack waiting to welcome you - the perfect vacation retreat if you want to visit Scotland.
Open plan sitting/dining room is gorgeous and has seating for four at the dining table and a cupboard full of games to keep all family members entertained! There are comfortable sofas and chairs for relaxing in the warmth by the wood burning stove, and a further sofa and chairs by the patio doors with views towards Ben Chonzie. The kitchen area is brilliantly designed, giving easy access to cupboards, fridge freezer, microwave as well as the oven, dishwasher and washing machine! Guests often comment on how cleverly it has been arranged.
The patio to the rear of the cottage - leading out from the double doors in the sitting room has a table and chairs for out-side dining on the patio. There is also a secure lawn garden. The front the cottage has its own entrance and gravelled area for car parking at the front.
By Road: Follow the A822 into Crieff, turn left immediately after the bridge and follow the farm track for a mile until it splits into two. From here, follow the track down the hill and you will arrive at the cottage, surrounded by far reaching Perthshire views.
By Rail: Perth railway station is 17 miles away, and we are happy to meet a train when possible. Gleneagles train station is 10 minutes away.
Sorry there is a no-smoking policy in the cottage, but there are seats in the garden; this is a pet friendly cottage if you are bringing your dog on holiday too.
There is plenty car parking space at the cottage.
There is an all weather tennis court in the grounds and you are welcome to use this by arrangement with the owners. Indoor tennis is also available at Glenagles (4 indoor courts) on a pay and play basis bookable a week in advance (15 minutes drive).
The property is close to the River Earn - you can buy a permit locally to fish for salmon and brown trout. Fishing is also available on lochs and rivers close by.
For hill walkers there are many good hills to climb nearby and the Drovers Tryst walking festival is centred in Crieff.
All bed, bathroom and kitchen linen are provided. Duvets and covers, towels, and all cleaning materials, toilet paper and bin bags, logs, gas fired central heating and electricity are all included in the rental price.
There is an excellent choice of restaurants locally and Crieff - (One mile away) has supermarkets, a great delicatessen, fantastic fish shop, butcher, baker and many good shops.
Cost and availability
This holiday cottage in Perthshire, Scotland, UK is rented out year round.
Rental periods are generally Saturday-Saturday, arrival 4pm and departure at 10am, but flexible where possible and short breaks are available.
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Steading Cottage is a quality holiday retreat
a rural yet accessible place to stay in Perthshire - first class self-catering accommodation.