Get away from life’s pressures in the attractively refurbished Wester Caiplich, situated within the enchanting Dalnaglar Castle estate, on the southern fringe of the Cairngorms National Park.
Recharge and create lasting memories with friends and family in this charming, two-bedroom cottage which sleeps four. Guests will enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the estate, the surrounding natural beauty and the variety of adventuring opportunities on their doorstep, including the ski slopes of Glenshee, which are just a short drive away.
The refurbished kitchen/dining area is well-equipped with a dishwasher, washing machine, electric oven and hob, microwave and Denby dinner service.
The comfortable living room has a 56" wall-mounted plasma TV with Sky Sports and movie packages. A patio door leads out onto a generous enclosed garden, equipped with a comfortable seating area for you to dine outdoors, relax and breathe in the fresh country air and enjoy the surrounding natural beauty, while the children play.
Both bedrooms have twin beds. The ground floor bedroom has its own spacious en-suite shower room with power-shower, whilst the delightful upstairs bedroom provides seclusion and has its own downstairs shower room, also with a power-shower.
Stroll around the 200-acre estate, enjoying the fresh air and stunning views over the surrounding countryside. Take a stroll along, or fish for salmon (subject to fees and prior booking) on the River Shee which runs through the estate.
Venture out of the estate and there is plenty to keep you entertained. Skiers and snowboarders will benefit from Dalnaglar Cottage’s proximity to the popular Glenshee Snowsports Centre, just 10 miles away. Walkers will love the Caterlan Trail, with the second of the five stages of the 64-mile trail passing through the estate. This stage takes you along a beautiful moorland route to the trail’s highest point between Strathardle and Glenshee, offering spectacular views of glens and rugged peaks.
The cottage is also an ideal base for exploring the Cairngorms National Park. With a choice of 55 munros (four of which have the highest mountains in the UK) for beginner and experienced hill walkers to conquer. Kayakers and canoeists will enjoy exploring the challenging network of rivers (instructor led beginner sessions can be arranged).
If you prefer to enjoy the wild highland scenery from the comfort of your car, you’ll love the breathtaking 90-mile Snowroads stretch. The route, starting in the nearby market town of Blairgowrie, takes you past the Dalnaglar Estate and up through the east Cairngorms to the Highland town of Grantown-on-Spey. Shop, pub and restaurant 9 miles.
Wester Caiplich can be booked together with Keepers Cottage (UK30246), Dalnaglar Cottage (UK30260), Tower Cottage (UK30211), Easter Caiplich (UK30263) and Dalnaglar Castle (UK7072) to accommodate up to 48 guests.
Read more about Dalnaglar Castle and Cottages - Wester Caiplich
Living room: With 56" Sky TV (sports and movie package) and patio doors leading to garden.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With twin beds and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack.
Large enclosed garden with patio and garden furniture. Woodland and landscaped grounds (shared with other properties on-site). Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is a fenced pond in the grounds. There is a natural water supply from a borehole.
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance
12.8 miles (Reservoir)