Buchanan’s Bothy ref: CC524046

Inchyra by Perth, Perthshire & Stirling

Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Self Catering



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  • Barbecue 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 
  • Shower Cubicle 
  • Waterside Breaks 


Buchanan’s Bothy is a wonderful VS 4 star detached cottage nestling on the banks of the River Tay in stunning Perthshire countryside. Situated amidst the rolling fields just east of the city of Perth, this self catering cottage is situated in the tranquil hamlet of Inchyra. This delightfully cottage is also only 15 miles away from the V and A Museum, opened autumn 2018 on the waterfront in Dundee. The cottage has a bright south facing outlook with two large bedrooms downstairs and a wonderful spacious open planned living area on the first floor.  This room has fantastic character with wooden beams on the ceiling, wooden flooring, a feature stone fireplace with wood burning stove and a stunning open view over the River Tay.  The kitchen is fully fitted with natural pine units and is well equipped. The dining area is directly next to the kitchen. There is a private grassy garden area to the rear of the cottage and a raised walkway leads you down to the river’s edge at the front. 

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

The property is heated by electric and comprises:
Bedroom 1:  with super king-size bed, hairdryer, electric blanket and en suite shower, WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 2:  with two single beds, hairdryer and electric blanket
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.

First floor

Open plan living space.
Lounge area: With wood burner, TV, DVD and radio/CD.
Dining area: With wooden table and chairs.
Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, dishwasher and washing machine,

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


All electricity included. First basked of logs for stove supplied. Bed linen and towels provided.  Cot, highchair and fire guard available.  Stair-gate on request. Wifi internet available.


There are grassy garden areas to front and rear. Private rear garden with outdoor furniture, BBQ (coals not included). Views over the river Tay.  Riverside location – cottage set back slightly with a fence running parallel between river and cottage with gate access and wooden walkway leading down to river side.
Off road parking for 2 cars. Please note: This property has a security deposit of £100.
Please note: There is an Access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599950
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    1 Mile
  • Distance
    6 Miles
  • Restaurant
    1.5 Miles
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    1.5 Miles
  • Railway station distance
    6.0 miles
  • Lake

About the local area

The village of Glencarse (1.5 miles) offers all the essential amenities with a local shop, pub and restaurant.  To the west is Perth, only a 6 miles drive, has a large selection of shops, restaurants, leisure facilities, cinema and theatre.  Perthshire has many and varied activities for all ages and interest.  Great days out include the Famous Grouse Experience at Glenturret Distillery outside Crieff and Tullibardine Distillery at Blackford off the A9, which also has the Baxters experience retail outlet. Drummond Gardens at Muthill is a must to visit during the summer months with its stunning formal planting.  This is a golfers paradise as the surrounding area has numerous golf courses from professional 18 hole courses at Gleneagles or St Andrews, to great local 9 hole courses. Activities such as 4x4 driving, horse riding and wild fowling can be found locally.  There are many historical places of interest all within easy reach such as St Andrews, Scone Palace, the Black Watch Museum,  Huntingtower Castle, Royal Palace of Falkland, Dunfermline Abbey and the RRS Discovery at Dundee to name but a few.  The River Tay and nearby lochs make ideal opportunities for fishing or canoeing.  There are numerous forest tracks, marked walks, and cycle ways/trails to explore within this area, also Munros to climb.  Buchanan’s Bothy is a lovely property in which to stay with a fantastic riverside location.  It is a great base to start exploring all that stunning Perthshire, Fife and Angus have to offer, or to venture further afield - north into the Highlands and Grampians or south to Stirlingshire and Edinburgh. This delightfully cottage is also only 15 miles away from the V and A Museum, opened autumn 2018 on the waterfront in Dundee.

Things to do nearby

Linlithgow Palace

Set in West Lothian and with roots as far back as the 12th century, Linlithgow Palace boasts some amazing scenery making it extremely popular with visitors throughout the year.

Blair Castle

This remarkable 13th Century private home is open to the public and allows visitors to explore its magnificent gardens and grounds.

Crieff Visitor Centre

Crieff visitor centre is home to an interesting mixture of attractions.

Scottish Crannog Centre

Who would have thought that sites such as Loch Tay would be hiding early iron-age loch dwellings (Crannogs) deep under the water?!

The Black Watch Castle and Museum

This historical military regiment is a great destination for a family day out.

Beatrix Potter Garden

The Beatrix Potter garden located in the Birnham institute, near Dunkeld, is said to be the childhood inspiration to the writing and artwork of Beatrix Potter.

Highland Safaris

For those after something a little different, Highland Safaris provides some of the most exciting and unique safari days and events in central Scotland.

Perth Museum and Art Gallery

One of the oldest museums in the U.K., Perth Museum and Art Gallery is the perfect day trip out on one of those famous Scottish rainy days!

Aberfoyle to Loch Katrine

This 28 mile round route is excellent for exploring Loch Katrine and the surrounding Queen Elizabeth Forest Park

Scone Palace

Contrary to what its name may lead you to believe, Scone Palace is actually a place rich in history.

Loch Katrine

The best place to enjoy the timeless beauty of the Trossachs is Loch Katrine.

Hopetoun House
Hopetoun House

Set in over 6,500 acres of outstanding natural landscape, Hopetoun House is steeped in family history and displays wonderful architecture with the many scenic walks and trails surrounding it.

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