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Award-Winning, Luxury 5 Star Private Retreat, Tennis Court, Fishing

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Private, sheltered sun terrace with stunning views over the Strathearn Valley and beyond.
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
64 reviews
Private, sheltered sun terrace with stunning views over the Strathearn Valley and beyond.
The cottage is close to the River Earn with open views over the Strathearn Valley to Ochil Hills.
Enjoy an atmospheric open Log Fire in the Lounge area. with solid oak floors and underfloor heating.
Beautiful bright Bedroom with Superking sized Bed with crisp Egyptian linen, views over Crieff Hills
bright and very spacious twin room with three windows showing stunning views South, East and West
Stylish and spacious open plan Kitchen with Caithness stone worktop and dining for 6 people
Enjoy al fresco dining on the sheltered sun terrace with amazing views over the Strathearn Valley.
Open views from the large fenced in lawn garden to the River Earn, across the valley to the Ochils.
See stunning sunsets over Ben Vorlich and the Crieff Hills in the West.
A winter wonderland at the Retreat - the location is stunning at anytime of the year.
This beautiful photo was taken by a guest at New Year!
A shot taken from the garden by a guest during the Christmas week.
Enjoy being surrounded by a winter wonderland and super cosy inside with underfloor heating/log fire
The large open plan living area with part of the sitting room and kitchen in the background
Raymond Blanc came to visit with his right hand man, Steve, Jamie and Lisa (owners)
There are stunning views from each window.
Extremely spacious, high ceilinged Living area with beautiful solid oak floors & lovely furnishings.
New astro/artificial grass Tennis Court for guests to enjoy.
The most private and secluded location with total privacy on all sides of the house.
This stunning shot of the hills was taken from the cottage by a guest.
A wonderful sunset taken by a guest from the Retreat garden.
A guest enjoys watching the sun going down from the Retreat.
A guest takes a photo through the window of the Retreat of the sun going down.
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
This award-winning, top-rated Visitscotland 5 Star holiday Retreat is credited with being the most romantic and best located self-catering cottage in the area. It is totally private with stunning open views south over the Strathearn Valley. Yet only 10 minutes from Scotland's best Restaurant, The Gleneagles Hotel/Spa and Golf Courses and the Scenic Scottish Highlands. It is the perfect location for a holiday in Perthshire, Scotland!

The Retreat is reached by private access and is surrounded by the picturesque landscape of Trinity Gask Estate with its private woodlands, ponds and Salmon Fishing on the River Earn.

This beautiful cottage has been lovingly restored and successfully marries the charm of a traditional stone house with the best progressive eco-build practices. Relax and enjoy the benefits of sleeping in a breathable, al...
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About the Owner, Mrs L
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Oct 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 64 reviews and 1 property
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lozenge20...
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in February 2017

We have stayed at the Retreat twice and had such a lovely stay on both occasions! Lisa the host is lovely, we had such a warm welcome. We arrived to a fire, homemade flapjacks, a pot of tea and lots of other treats! It's definitely 5 star accommodation, pure luxury. The setting is perfect, it's so peaceful! Lots of lovely...

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Thank you very much for the lovely review. We were so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay!

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Tonket
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in November 2016

The Retreat is a wonderful holiday house. What more can I say other than thank you to Lisa and Jamie for their attention to detail in every way. We very much look forward to our retun in June.

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Thank you so much - looking forward to welcoming you back again !

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paulinecl...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 for a stay in December 2015
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A total "retreat" as described. A rural setting, with peace and quiet, watched the stars on Christmas eve with a glass of champers and the twinkling fairy lights that adorned the cottage. Christmas day, tried repeatedly to rise from bed, but the luxury white Egyptian bedlinen kept pulling us back to a cosy slumber. Everything I wished for a roaring...

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Thank you for the kind review - we were delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at The Retreat and Christmas was made extra special!

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Dogs are welcome but due to our allergy free status no pets are allowed in the house at any time. We have a drying/utility room which is bright and spacious with underfloor...
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Rates

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 Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
£525
1 Mar 2017 -
31 Mar 2017
March 2017
3 nights
£115
£565
1 Apr 2017 -
30 Apr 2017
April 2017
3 nights
£128
£645
1 May 2017 -
31 May 2017
May 2017
3 nights
£118
£595
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices from £ 525 - £895 per week.
SHORT BREAKS are available on request<
Minimum stay two nights £295 for two people for a midweek stay.
Minimum stay 2 day weekend break for two people £345

Christmas and New Year weeks £895 p/w
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About the neighbourhood
This is the perfect location for a holiday cottage in Perthshire; extremely private, a haven of peace and tranquility, yet only 10 mins from Auchterarder with its impressive selection of shops, cafes, restaurants and delicatessen. The word famous Gleneagles Hotel Resort is also on the doorstep with spectacular golf courses, one of Europe's best spas, equestrian, falconry, shooting and off-road driving schools. <BR><BR>Perthshire's largest city, Perth, a pretty market town on the River Tay, is conveniently located only 15 minutes away. Edinburgh, Glasgow, St Andrews and the scenic Highlands are all within an hour of the Retreat.<BR><BR>There are a number of excellent, award-winning restaurants within 15 minutes of the cottage.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Pass Trinity Gask Church on your right and follow road around a beech hedge. Kirkton Farmhouse and steading is on the left hand side and you will also see a large brick chimney. Turn left onto track immediately after this steading, you will see a bin enclosure on your right. Follow track away from steading until you reach the Retreat (approx. 1/4 mile).<BR>
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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