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Traditional Highland Estate Cottage

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Rural Cottage In Stunning Location within Dall Estate.

Experience living on a Scottish Highland Estate dating back to 1347 the principal Clan seat of the Robertsons (Clan Donnachaidh) wonderful views, located just off the south shores of Loch Rannoch, Highland Perthshire and next to the second largest ice age forest left in Scotland. Abundant wildlife including red deer who graze outside the windows on the extensive parklands of the Estate. Cozy traditional cottage sleeping up to 4 adults in two bedrooms. Open fire in lounge, electric heating. Fully equipped for a memorable holiday. Free fishing on loch Rannoch included. Please read all property notes and facilities before booking.


Owner
Fiona Fraser
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
18 April, 2018

About Fiona Fraser

We bought the Estate to get away from the rat race and give our children the upbringing we dreamed of. We wanted peace and seclusion with no man made noise, just beautiful surroundings and the amazing wildlife.

Fiona Fraser purchased this cottage in 2002

Why Fiona Fraser chose Pitlochry

It ticked all the boxes and much more.

What makes this cottage unique

Get away from everything and relax in this unique location. Go our for the day to visit Scotland's heritage or just stay here and enjoy the Loch and beautiful walks. Short breaks accepted please email for prices.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Pitlochry in Perth and Kinross

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 1 family bathroom with shower mixer bath tap.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , We make this room up for couples unless requested otherwise
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Electric is paid by meter reading. Please note the Estate is served by a private spring water supply that is untreated so boiled water notices are displayed in the properties for EU regulations. The water is naturally tinted brown from the peat. Private drainage so nothing that would cause a blockage to be flushed down the toilet. Other Estate properties to the side and rear of the cottage but still very private. Linens are provided but not towels. Travel cot can be provided, no linens. Please note a cleaning charge of £35 per hour will be deducted from the good housekeeping deposit if the property is left in a dirty condition.

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(24 traveller reviews)

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Traditional Highland Estate Cottage
average rating of 4.2083335 based on 24 reviews
5

Magical and mystical

  • 5 of 5

Warm and welcoming. Peace and tranquillity in abundance. Simply perfect!!! A must to add to anyone's bucket list. This is a hidden gem and utterly beautiful.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We couldn't have asked for a nicer review. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon!
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4

Quaint Scottish Estate Cottage.

  • 4 of 5

A well decorated, and well equipped, Scottish estate cottage. The bed was really comfortable and had a dual electric blanket. There were only two of us but it would be good for a family holiday. We were there during the St Patrick’s Day holiday and it was peaceful & perfect. There are many walks around Rannoch Station. You can drive around both sides of Loch Rannoch. Kinloch Rannoch has a shop/Post Office. There was a lot of snow around but it was still enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Peaceful, will be back.

  • 5 of 5

We booked a weekend at this cottage which turned out to be a few days after the first snow fall of the season, making for a very scenic arrival. We enjoyed a walk in the local area and down to the lochside, a couple of visits to the local village amongst other activities. This was just what we needed to give us a break from our daily lives.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are really pleased the cottage and surroundings came up to expectations and the stay was enjoyable. Thanks for the five star review, this is what we aim to achieve, a peaceful escape to rest and take in the beauty of the Scottish Highlands. Welcome back soon.
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Too rustic

  • 2 of 5

Too remote

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its a shame when people don't read the information and expect something else when arriving. We have guests that book year after year because the cottage is exactly what they want, rural, peaceful and inexpensive their reviews say it all.
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3

Quiet place

  • 3 of 5

It's a cut house.

We feel a little bit alone near the cottage. But we can see lot of animals.

The particular point is the bathroom

  • Review Submitted: 18-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are please the guest liked the cottage and enjoyed the wildlife which is what we get because of the unspoilt area. Being next to the second largest ice age forest left in Scotland we get deer on the Estate every night. We also have a lot of wild rabbits that come near to the cottages. Some people from the cities find it a little isolated but any who love to get away from it all for a complete rest and enjoy the natural surrounding love the place.
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5

Most peaceful and private break ever.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and myself chose this property for our 30th Wedding Anniversary and I can say without doubt it lived up to every one of our expectations. The cottage was beautiful, the surroundings were breathtaking and the privacy was without measure. I only hope we have the opportunity to return for a longer period of time. What was listed was what you got and much much more.

Many thanks to Malcolm and Julia for making our Anniversary a most memorable occasion.

Couldn't recommend this properly enough for a complete getaway from reality.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you had such a lovely time here at Ploughmans cottage. We couldn't have had a better review. We wanted to achieve just what you said for guests to enjoy a great place to get away from it all and good value for money.We look forward to seeing you again soon.
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Location

Car: necessary

2 hrs drive from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness airports. Local shopping, post office restaurant at nearest village 5 miles. Whiskey distilleries at Aberfeldy, Pitlochry, Balir Atholl, Dalwhinnie. Approx 2 hours drive to Loch Ness. Approx 2 hours drive to Fort Willim and Ben Nevis. Rannoch Station 12 miles see west highland rail times for trips to Fort William and Mallaig or Galsgow down to London on sleepover train.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £100

Please read all notes on the facilities and property information before booking. A cleaning charge will be deducted from the security deposit if the cottage is left in a dirty condition.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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