|Parking||off road 2 cars||Garden||large shared rear garden|
|Short breaks||From £185||Prices||view details|
|2 person discount||No||Fire/Woodburner||Yes|
Kintyre Cottage is situated on a stunning south facing hillside location overlooking Loch Earn. From the front door you have an uninterrupted view over the loch to the Southern Highland Mountains and Edinample Castle once occupied by ‘Black’ Duncan of Glenorchy. Located on the edge of the village of Lochearnhead, Kintyre Cottage is situated within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and is in a perfect central location to tour in each direction. The village of Lochearnhead has a shop and Post Office and two hotels with restaurant facilities, both within walking distance. Set in 6 acres of farmland, Kintyre Cottage is semi-detached timber clad property on the end of a stone barn conversion. This compact and cosy cottage is ideal for a couple. The open plan living space has a galley style kitchen and lounge area with a wonderful wood burning stove that warms the whole room. The dining area is situated at the window where you can enjoy the view over the loch. Kintyre Cottage can be booked along with Mull Lodge to provide accommodation for up to 6 people. From the cottage you are welcome to venture freely where you will be able to spot red deer or to feed the hens and even get some freshly laid eggs. The cottage has the use of a jetty (a mooring is available if required) and you can hire a boat locally. Fishing is free to residents from the foreshore. Loch Earn is 6.5 miles long and is a popular area for water sports and fishing with stunning scenery all around.Read more about Kintyre Cottage
The accommodation is all on ground floor level has electric heaters and comprises:
Open plan living space
Lounge area: with wood-burning stove, TV/DVD, radio/CD; stunning views over Loch Earn
Dining area: with wooden table and chairs
Kitchen: fully fitted with electric cooker, microwave and fridge / freezer
Bedroom: with double bed
Shower room: with shower cubicle, WC and wash basin
All electricity included. Logs provided free of charge during October – April. Bed linen and towels provided. Cot and highchair available on request. Shared use of laundry facilities available on request.
Large shared rear garden with picnic tables. Use of jetty at lochside. Launching and mooring available for visitor’s own boat can be arranged. Fishing from foreshore – free permit available for guests. Off road parking adjacent for 2 cars
Please note there is an Access Statement available for this property. If required please call 01228 406731.
|Nearest town||Crieff||Shops||1 Mile|
|Distance||20 Miles||Restaurant||800 Yards|
|Nearest railway station||Dunblane||Pub||800 Yards|
The area is steeped in history and folklore and there are the remains of crannog's on the loch – a short drive to Kenmore will let you see a fully restored crannog at the Scottish Crannog Centre. There are great walks, Munros to climb or enjoy touring around and finding beautiful less explored roads. Driving north will take you to Glencoe (35 miles) and Fort William (70 miles). For golfing enthusiasts there are numerous golf courses in the area. There are great cycle routes in the forests or on the Sustrans National Cycle Route which runs through Lochearnhead on the disused Callander to Oban railway line. Take a cycle to Rob Roy's grave located in the churchyard at Balquhidder or through Glen Ogle to Killin to see and hear the roaring water at the Falls of Dochart. A lovely drive to Crieff (to the east) or Callander (to the south) will provide you with a variety of shops and leisure facilities. The Famous Grouse Experience at the Glenturret Distillery is located just outside Crieff and Blair Drummond Safari Park is south of Callander. Various annually organized events occur in the surrounding area including a sheep shearing competition, highland games, hill running events, loch swimming challenges and model seaplane conventions to name but a few.
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