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Steading Cottage

Check location on Multimap postcode: PH7 3RX

Steading Cottage, Crieff, Perthshire, PH7 3RX

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Cottage sleeps 2,3 or 4

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1 double, 1 twin

Owners Telephone number: 0777 5656 130

Price from 375

Pets by arrangement

Steading Cottage, Broich Crieff, Perthshire, PH7 3RX Scotland

Accommodation: Steading Cottage offers spacious yet cosy selfcatering holiday accommodation. This two bedroom cottage is very comfortable, offering more than you might expect from typical holiday accommodation.

The property has gravelled parking leading to the frontdoor, a spacious hall takes you to the accommodation, which is all on one level. The vast living area extends to some thirty four foot, with a cosy two sofa t.v around the wood burner at one end, and a bright spacious dining area at the other end, with double doors that can be flung open so that you can enjoy the magnificent views up towards the mountains. The fully equipped kitchen is equipped with a fridge freezer, oven, hob, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, kettle and toaster. The picnic basket, thermos and rugs are ready for you to head towards the hill! or stay closer to home and have a barbeque in the garden. Two bedrooms for sleeping accommodation, one of which has a double bed, a wardrobe and wash hand basin, the other is a large twin bedded room with a large hanging cupboard and views to the west of the property. The owners believe that it is the little touches that matter - and the welcome back provides basics as well as some luxuries. There is a t.v, dvd and cd player and a wide range of cds, dvds, books and board games for children and adults to enjoy.

There is possibly no better place in Scotland than Perthshire that provides such an extensive and concentrated range of golf courses - this is a golfers paradise and a terrific playground for all out-door pursuits. Short holiday breaks are available in low season for two or three nights at weekends or four nights midweek.

Location: Crieff is just over an hour form Glasgow and Edinburgh airports, about 25 minutes to Stirling and Perth, 10 minutes to Gleneagles, Auchterarder or Comrie - the cottage is situated right in the heart of Perthshire within easy reach of culture and activities. Much closer to home, Crieff offers: Drummond Castle Gardens, Scotladn's oldest Distillery, riding, fishing, a swimming pool - which you can walk to from the cottage, tennis courts and watersports close by.

The cottage is hideen away down a tree lined driveway half a mile long. You can walk to the swimmingpool or into Crieff - it is only a mile and a half and there are numerous restaurants and pubs and a great delicatessen.

Pavilion Cottage

Check location on Multimap postcode: DG8 8HF

Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway

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Cottage sleeps up to 8

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1 double, 1 single/double/twin, 2 loft singles,
1 double sofa bed

Owners Telephone number: +44 (0)1988 600600

Price from 440

Pets by arrangement

Pavilion Cottage, Garlieston House, Garlieston, Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway

Accommodation: Pavilion Cottage is a cosy detached cottage within the walled garden of Garlieston House on the Galloway House Estate, former home to the Earls of Galloway. A spacious, sunny garden room, with double doors opening onto a private lawn provides full length window seating and a large dining area. The living room is equipped with a wood burning stove, sofa bed , TV/video and stereo. An open staircase leads to a galleried landing giving access to two cosy loft rooms with single beds in the eaves. One of the two ground floor bedrooms has a double bed, the other a single with comfortable pull out for twin or double and with direct access to the garden. The kitchen is fitted with fridge-freezer, Rayburn stove, combination microwave/convection oven/grill, electric kettle and coffee maker and two ring electric hob. In the bathroom is a bath with shower over, WC and washbasin. The building has underfloor heating throughout the ground floor. Telephone, internet and fax facilities are available. All linen, bath towels, tea towels and duvets are provided. Travel cot and high chair are available. Garden furniture and barbeque also available, and bicycles may be available on request. The washing machine is in an adjacent outbuilding, with nearby drying area. There is also a wet room with wash basin, shower and loo adjacent to the swimming pool, which Pavilion Cottage guests are welcome to use.

The walled garden offers a large lawned area with mature shrubs and trees, herbaceous borders, and an open air swimming pool. Beyond the walled garden is a woodland and kitchen garden, an orchard and a paddock with rare breed sheep, Indian runner ducks and hens. Nearby Rigg Bay has a safe secluded sandy beach within a 5-minute walk, and Galloway House Gardens, which surround the property, are open to the public between March and October.

Location: Garlieston is a pretty harbour village on the southern most peninsula of Wigtownshire in Dumfries and Galloway. From Rigg Bay you can see the hills of the Lake District on a clear day. The cottage is a good base for enjoying the stunning scenery and wildlife Galloway has to offer.

It is a fabulous place for outdoor activities including walking, cycling, fishing, tennis, bowling, horseriding, falconry, tank driving, windsurfing, to name a few. There are many sites of historical and nautural interest, as well as a book town with 19 bookshops catring for all ages and interests. Children and adults enjoy watching the young animals on the smallholding at Garlieston House especially during the spring and summer.

Lagnakeil Highland Lodges

Check location on Multimap postcode: PA34 4SE

Lerags, Oban, Argyll, Scotland

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Cottage sleeps 1-6

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1-3 Bedrooms

Owners Telephone number: 00 44 (0) 1631 562746

Price from 430 to - 920

Pets welcome - charge 15 per pet

Lagnakeil Highland Lodges, Lerags, Oban, Argyll, PA34 4SE Scotland. UK

Our Timber lodges are nestled in Lerags glen in 7 acres of undulated hillside with outstanding hill and sea loch views, sleeping from 1 to 6 persons in 1 to 3 bedroom and all equipped to a very high standard with everything you would need, being all nearly refurbished over the past few years.

Property location: Unrivalled Location, Stunning Views over Scottish countryside.

Our timber self-catering lodges are set in this tranquil glen with Sea loch views, only 3 miles from the picturesque harbour town of Oban, 'Gateway to the Isles' in one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland.

Choose from lodges sleeping up to six people in up to three bedrooms.

Oban being the main ferry port to the western Isles from Mull, Iona, Colonsey & beyond. Oban has many fine shops & restaurants an 18 whole golf course and lots of visitor attractions; such as Sealife centre, rare breeds park, atlantic leasure with large swimming pool and many sports facilities.

Pet friendly: charge 15 per pet

Geanies Farm Cottages

Check location on Multimap postcode: IV20 1TW

Fearn, Tain, Ross-shire

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Cottage Sleeps: 6

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Bedrooms: Three: 1 x king-size double, 2 x twins

Owners Telephone number: 00 44 (0) 1732 368338

Price from 375 - 575 per week.

Sorry No Pets

Geanies Farm Cottages, Fearn, Tain, Ross-shire, Scotland, UK

Accommodation: This delightful and very spacious 3 bedroom traditional stone cottage features a huge lounge diner with open fireplace, fully equipped kitchen with Aga cooker, bathroom and separate shower room (2 WCs), large games room with full size table tennis set, and sun lounge.

Centrally heated and equipped with many modern features including, TV, video, DVD, Hi-Fi, dishwasher, w/machine, tumble dryer, and other kitchen appliances. Location: Situated in the eastern Scottish Highlands on the Portmahomack peninsula, within easy walking distance of the beach, this 3 bedroom family cottage lies 40 miles NE of the city of Inverness.

Surrounded by open farmland, it enjoys superb views towards the Sutherland Mountains. Local attractions include walking, fishing, bird-watching and golf. This is a lovely place to stay in Scotland to enjoy the wonderful scenery and attractions of Ross-shire.

St Conan's Tower

Check location on Multimap postcode: PA33 1AH

Lochawe, Dalmally, Argyll

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Cottage Sleeps: 9 maximum

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Bedrooms: 2 double, 1 single, 1 twin, 2 sofabeds

Owners Telephone number: 00 44 (0) 1838 200342

Price from 200 - 550

Sorry No Pets

St Conan's Tower holiday cottage, Lochawe, Dalmally, Argyll, Scotland, UK

Accommodation: Quality accommodation in unusual historic Tower House secluded in rich woodland, overlooking the stunning scenery of Loch Awe. 2 apartments: Ben Lui, sleeps 6-7; Cruachan, sleeps 2. Available for holiday rental separately or together. The Guest Lounge at the top of the Tower provides spectacular views across the mountains and Loch Awe. Ideal for touring the Highlands and Islands, for walking, cycling, fishing, or any of the many activities available in the region, or simply for rest and relaxation. Also suitable for family or friends' get-togethers and celebrations.

3 night minimum stay. Rates: 200 - 550 short breaks; 380 - 680 weekly (including electricity). The apartments are well-equipped, linens and towels included, laundry and drying room available. Both apartments have TV/video, CD players, book and video libraries, maps and guides, and information folders, Climb the red-carpeted spiral Tower staircase to home-from-home comfort and, with the proprietors in residence on the ground floors, you can rely on security and privacy.

Located at Lochawe village, on the north shore of Loch Awe, famous for its fishing, castles and crannogs, St Conan's Tower is centrally situated for Highland touring, 40 minutes from Glen Coe, 25 minutes from Oban and the ferries to the islands, 20 minutes from Inveraray and Loch Fyne. Attractions include castles and famous gardens, Cruachan 'Hollow Mountain' Hydro Power Station, museums and wildlife centres, and activities include hill climbing, fishing and falconry, boating and horse-riding, and adventure sports. Great places to eat and superb seafood and local specialities

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Renting a holiday cottage in Scotland is a great way to explore this wonderful country - there are idyllic cottages to rent in Perthshire, highland retreats, self-catering apartments in Edinburgh (ideal for a short break booked at the last minute) and Scottish castles to rent too. Scottish holiday cottages and vacation rentals are often in beautiful hills and glens - perfect for visiting the stunning scenery, castles, glens and mountains. Scotland is the home of golf and if you want to stay in a self-catering cottage for a golf holiday then look for a house near St Andrews in Fife or Gleneagles in Perthshire for easy access to the top golf courses in Scotland. The Highlands, Dumfries and Galloway, Argyll, Deeside and the Scottish islands are also very popular destinations for a vacation in Scotland - renting an isolated cottage on Skye, Mull or any of the Hebrides is many people's idea of heaven. Many of the cottages offer discounts for last minute bookings - whether for a weekend or a short break - or a holiday booked at the last minute. Holiday cottages in Scotland with late availability are listed here and you can book online direct with the owners.

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