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The Old Dairy

The Old Dairy
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Gartocharn, Alexandria, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
The Old Dairy is part of East Cambusmoon Farm, a 5 acre smallholding at the southern end of the world famous Loch Lomond. Renovated in 2012 to highly sustainable standards and powered by renewable energy, the cottage offers superb levels of comfort and is well equipped for families and groups.

For a break during your stay from our rural tranquility, Scotland’s two largest cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh are easily accessible and provide many wonderful diversions including excellent museums and cultural interest.
Listing #HL244008
About the Owner
Deborah M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

We have thoroughly enjoyed a week in the Old Dairy, peaceful and relaxing. Every convenience included, very cosy and comfortable. Feeling at home from the moment we arrived, welcome included warm home made bread and jam plus fresh laid eggs. Excellent location, spectacular views everywhere,...More

Thank tsukroffEdlesborough
Trek372311, VR Owner at The Old Dairy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. EV charging on site for our guests is part of our eco responsibility and is increasingly popular, we’re glad it added to your stay. Pleasure to meet you and we look forward to seeing you again. Best regards, Deborah

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the cottages earlier this month and had a wonderful experience. Steve & Deborah were so welcoming and they left some lovely home made bread that Deborah had made that morning, eggs from their own hens and some other delicious local items. The...More

Thank John S
Trek372311, VR Owner at The Old Dairy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

So pleased your family had a great time, there really is plenty to see and do locally for everyone. Your comments about our welcome goodies are also much appreciated. Thanks for booking again for next year, it'll be lovely to see you all again. Best...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Owners were so friendly and supportive throughout our stay (including Zoey, the dog). Appreciate the local produce made available on the first day, making settling in so comfortable. Particularly admire commitment to energy saving and renewables in terms of the property's design and construction.More

Thank roblgill
Trek372311, VR Owner at The Old Dairy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thanks for taking the time to add a review of the cottage, it was a pleasure to meet you and your family and I'm glad you all had a great stay at the cottage and exploring the Loch Lomond area as well as further afield....More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
One dog may be allowed provided he/she is not allowed on sofas, beds or soft furnishings, is not left unattended in the cottage and is kept under control during the stay. Please...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
2 Nov 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
3 nights
21 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
Christmas and New Year 2018
3 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Weekly bookings are from Friday (arriving after 4pm) to Friday (departing by 10am). Outside the busiest periods The Old Dairy is available for short breaks. This will usually be for Friday to Monday (3 nights) or Monday to Friday (4nights), although we can often be flexible subject to availability. Please contact us directly to check.

We accept payment by cheque, bank transfer or paypal.
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About the neighbourhood
Curlew Cottage is superbly well placed to explore this wonderfully scenic area. Outdoor and sporting activities abound with golf, walking, cycling and water sports well provided for locally. Scotland’s two largest cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh are easily accessible and provide many wonderful diversions including excellent museums and cultural interest. The iconic Loch Lomond is within walking distance and one of th best views of the Loch is from Duncryne Hill, the top of which is just 20 minutes walk from the front door.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow International: 32.0 km
Railway: Balloch: 7.0 km
Ferry: Rosyth: 80.0 km
Glasgow International Airport is our nearest airport and is about a 35 minute drive away, whilst Prestwick and Edinburgh International airports are each about a 70 minute drive away. All are well served by the low cost airlines whilst Glasgow and Prestwick are also served by BA and BMI.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.0 km.
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