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Self Catering Country Cottages At Mains Of Blairingone

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottages in Blairingone, Dollar, Nr. Stirling, Clackmannanshire, Central Scotland

Arndean Cottages is located at Mains of Blairingone, Dollar, Clackmannanshire in Central Scotland in the UK. Ochil Cottage sleeps 8 persons, is a two story layout and has recently been refurbished. It has a large living room, a spacious modern fitted kitchen/dining room (as both of the cottages are self catering) and WC all located on the ground floor. On the first floor there are four bedrooms and two bathrooms. Blashie Cottage sleeps 6 persons. It was a single story barn but has recently been converted and refurbished. There is a living room and a fully fitted kitchen/dining room (as both of the cottages are self catering). There are three bedrooms and one bathroom.


Owner
Johnny Stewart
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
14 June, 2017

About Johnny Stewart

My name is Johnny Stewart. I was educated locally at Blairingone primary school before going on to Aysgarth and then Eton College and then joined the Army. I served in the Scots Guards for 22 years and returned to the family estate in central Scotland in 2000. I married Katie and we have 3 children. I run the farm and also golf tours around Scotland. I enjoy golf, tennis and field sports.

Johnny Stewart purchased this cottage in 2000

Why Johnny Stewart chose Perthshire

Ochil Cottage is situated outside the village of Blairingone on the family estate. It has stunning views of the Valley to Stirling and beyond. The cottage has recently been renovated and is perfect for 8 adults and children. It is often booked by 2 families of 2 adults and 2 children. It can be booked with Blashie Cottage which together sleep 14. The games room is a great asset for young families and adults alike. Pets are welcome and dogs are regular visitors.

What makes this cottage unique

The games room is a great benefit. The estate has many walks and they have become very popular. There is trout fishing on the River Devon which goes with the booking. There are 2 permits.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • mountain climbing
  • tennis

Reviews

Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Edinburgh
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Dollar
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Muckhart
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Alloa
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
M90
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Dollar
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Aviemore
Nearest Beach
30 Miles
St Andrews
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Fishing

- There are many lochs, rivers and fisheries in the locality. The River Devon flows through the Estate and trout fishing can be booked through the farm office. Excellent trout fishing is available on Loch Leven and there is the very best salmon fishing within 30 minutes drive.

Shooting

- In season, shooting can be arranged on the Estate or in the local area.

Hill Walking

- The Ochil Hills run for 20 miles from Stirling in the West to Muckhart in the East and rise to over 2,300 feet with stunning views of Central Scotland and the Highlands.

Paragliding

- The local paragliding centre is in Menstrie, 5 miles, and instruction is available for all ages and levels of ability.

Horseriding

- There are 3 riding schools within 2 miles of the cottages

Off Road Driving

- The Scottish off Road Driving Centre is near Gateside, 15 miles away.

Distances:

The nearest shops are in Dollar, 2 miles away. There is a designer outlet at Tillicoultry (4 miles) with Edinburgh and Perth within easy driving range. The House of Bruar is 45 miles to the North.

There are two excellent restaurants within 3 miles and six within 10 miles. There is an excellent pub in Dollar and Muckhart (2 miles) and two take-away restaurants in Dollar.

Further Details:

Arndean Cottages are situated 2 miles to the east of Dollar and 500 metres to the North of the village of Blairingone in the Ochil Valley. The Highlands, Loch Lomond, Edinburgh, and Glasgow are less than an hour away with Stirling and Perth only 30 minutes by car. The view from the cottages is stunning with views down the Ochil Valley to the Trossachs, 40 miles away.

Sightseeing

- Within 30 minutes are Stirling Castle, Wallace Monument, Bannockburn Battlefield, Alloa Tower, Castle Campbell, Kinross House and gardens, Loch Leven with boat trips to the island, Falkland Palace and Scone Palace.

Children's Entertainment

- Blair Drummond Safari Park, near Stirling and Deep Sea World at North Queensferry

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Dollar, Scotland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£955
for 7 nights
£955
 
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£955
for 7 nights
£955
 
 
New Year
29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£955
for 7 nights
£955
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£455
for 3 nights
From
£150
 

Additional pricing information

Bag of logs £5
Pet Fee £20

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner.

Changeover Day:
Please contact owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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