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THE GARDEN STUDIO FOR TWO PEACEFUL RURAL SCOTLAND

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The Garden Studio in Spring
Rainbow over Garden Studio
Kitchenette containing washing machine, fridge and cooker
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
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Rural Romantic Hideaway for two in central Scotland near Stirling. Peaceful rural setting within the old orchard at Mackeanston House, near Doune, Stirling and the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. We are two miles from Doune Castle used oas a location in the Outlander series. TWO NIGHT MINIMUM STAY SELF CATER. The open plan Studio has a king sized double bed, sofa, kitchenette, dining table and chairs. Separate Shower room with WC basin and large power shower with disabled seat. French windows open onto decking area with table and chairs with views over the orchard, the Gargunnock hills and the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. Wake to the sound of birdsong and the stream running alongside the Studio in which trout have been seen! Furnished with the most beautiful Harris tweed ...Rural Romantic Hideaway for two in central Scotland near Stirling. Peaceful rural setting within the old orchard at Mackeanston House, near Doune, Stirling and the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. We are two miles from Doune Castle used oas a location in the Outlander series. TWO NIGHT MINIMUM STAY SELF CATER. The open plan Studio has a king sized double bed, sofa, kitchenette, dining table and chairs. Separate Shower room with WC basin and large power shower with disabled seat. French windows open onto decking area with table and chairs with views over the orchard, the Gargunnock hills and the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. Wake to the sound of birdsong and the stream running alongside the Studio in which trout have been seen! Furnished with the most beautiful Harris tweed and pretty floral Sanderson fabric - all who have stayed here have fallen in love with this cosy peaceful haven. Wi-Fi. Private entrance and parking. Electric heating. Double glazing. TV with Freeview. Free use of all weather tennis court. Bed linen and towels supplied. CAR ESSENTIAL. SHORT BREAKS available.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Smoking inside the property is strictly forbidden. This is a peaceful rural retreat and we ask guests to kindly keep it that way. Please drive slowly down the drive as there may be children and dogs in the vicinity. We ask guests to switch the electric panel heater to frost-stat on day of departure and to turn the thermostat to lowest setting when out during the day. With thanks.
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Fiona G
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 8 December 2019

Thank you so much for a lovely peaceful weekend :) the sound of the little stream trickling away was very welcomed. The garden studio was very clean, well presented and most importantly comfortable! Brilliant welcome pack with all the essentials including bread and milk. Thank...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank 286vivieng
Reviewed 11 September 2019

Compact little cabin is comfortable and cosy. Very quiet location. Perfect for relaxing at end of day exploring the area. Hosts very friendly and welcoming then once settled in left in privacy. Sorry the weather did not allow us to sit outside on the decking,...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank shazbit
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous 3 night stay in Fiona’s studio chalet. Fiona’s attention to detail was fantastic the chalet was very clean, warm and very cosy. Everything was there and more besides just fab! We loved it and really didn’t want to leave the peace...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Ann C
Fiona G, VR Owner at THE GARDEN STUDIO FOR TWO PEACEFUL RURAL SCOTLAND, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We enjoyed meeting you very much and do hope you will come back soon.

Reviewed 25 August 2018

This is such a lovely get away. So quiet and private. So clean and cosy. Really nice decor too. Lovely views and not far from the sights of Scotland has to offer.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Paul L
Fiona G, VR Owner at THE GARDEN STUDIO FOR TWO PEACEFUL RURAL SCOTLAND, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

We really appreciate your lovely review - thanks so much. Best wishes Fiona

Reviewed 15 June 2018

This is a great location for exploring both Sterling as well as a visit to Doune Castle. It is also a short trip over to Falkirk. The "tiny house" is so lovely with such thoughtful attention to include everything you may need for a peaceful...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank 302faitht
Fiona G, VR Owner at THE GARDEN STUDIO FOR TWO PEACEFUL RURAL SCOTLAND, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Thank you so much for your heartwarming review. So glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Deck
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Tennis Court
Private Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The Garden Studio is surrounded by farmland within the one acre walled garden at Mackeanston House which provides Dinner Bed and Breakfast in a family home environment. Guests can share use of the all weather tennis court with the family all year round. Dinner can also be booked at Mackeanston House, which takes a maximum of six guests for meals, using first class local produce, much of it organic and home grow. Colin and Fiona are experienced hosts who have welcomed guests to their home for over twenty years.
Getting around
A car is essential to get the best out of the area. DUNBLANE railway station is five miles away. Edinburgh airport is 45 miles. Edinburgh, GLASGOW and Perth are all within one hour travel by car. Ideal central base from which to explore Stirling, Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and beyond.
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