Manor House | 9 bedrooms | sleeps 20
Farleyer House is the former Dower House for Castle Menzies and sits nestled on a gentle hillside overlooking the green and golden valley of the River Tay and is a wonderful spot for a family holiday, reunion or small wedding. The house was once a luxurious country house hotel and it is the west wing of the property that is available.
|Size||Sleeps up to 20, 9 bedrooms|
|Will consider||House swap, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: EDINBURGH 100 km, Nearest railway: PITLOCHRY 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||9 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms of which 8 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (8), Double beds (5), Cots (2), Dining seats for 24, Lounge seats for 18|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
It retains its excellent furnishings and the bedrooms are exceptionally spacious with wonderful bathrooms The public space is equally well suited to large groups with a large lounge with open fire and a lovely beautiful dining room. There is the bonus of a Media Room complete with 42” plasma TV, surround sound, Sky channels, DVD player and a variety of board and table games for the younger or young at heart members of the party to enjoy. The large kitchen is beautifully equipped with a gas range cooker and a small dining area for breakfasts or children’ meals. The enormous bedrooms are all upstairs and each have their own bathroom.
The Tayside/Perthshire region
Aberfeldy is our local historic town. It is the original old market town for Highland Perthshire serving a widely scattered rural population. It is the geographical Heart of Scotland, and an ideal centre for touring. Both Edinburgh and Glasgow are about one and a half hours drive away. The clan chieftains of Menzies, and Campbell, once ruled the area. But latterly families like the Wills of tobacco fame, Sir Donald Currie the shipping magnate, Nairns of the linoleum empire, have lived in the area, and now J K Rowlings of Harry Potter fame, has her holiday home within the Valley we are just 0.5 mile from Castle Menzies. It is the perfect location to enjoy an active break , a relaxing holiday or a touring vacation of Scotland. Surrounded by Mountains, Valleys and History Aberfeldy is the ideal location for all ages.
TH HOUSE OF MENZIES
HIGHLAND ADVENTURE SAFARIS
SALMON FISHING AVAILABLE
FISHING, CYCLING ( ROAD & MOUNTAIN BIKE)
WHITE WATER RAFTING
Availability Your dates are available
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13 Oct 2014
There were 18 of us here for a joint birthday celebration. It was a lovely location, signposted from road and not far out of aberfeldy. The bedrooms were great and plenty of space for travel cots etc … More
Thankyou for taking the time to review our House - really pleased you had a lovely weekend and for leaving everything so nicely.! :)
10 Jun 2014
"Fantastic location, beautiful house, couldn't fault it!"
A group of 20 of us stayed here for a weekend and had a great time, the house was beautiful and well equipped with everything we needed. The kitchen is kitted out for large groups and the dining room … More
Thankyou for taking the time to leave a review, so glad you had a great weekend.
21 Mar 2014
We had a great weekend at the lodge. So much room for the 12 of us to utilise. Surprisingly warm and very comfortable with good entertainment facilities. (We went there to get together for the 6 Natio… More
Many thanks for leaving the review for Farleyer & your helpful note- it was a pleasure to welcome you just sorry the Rugby outcome wasn't better!
5 Dec 2013
"Great location for private party"
I stayed at the lodge in February this year with a group of 20 girls. What a fab house! Lovely private location, and fantastic accommodation. A couple of small gripes, there was not enough cutlery or … More
Thankyou so much for taking the time to write a review, it is really helpful to get feedback on particular items that are missing. We have since put in new kitchen cutlery and extra mugs and the oven problem was rectified directly after your visit. We are really happy you all enjoyed yourselves and you were lovely guests, happy to help for any future events!
7 May 2013
"Fantastic for large but close-knit gaterings."
We came here to celebrate a friend's 40th bday. She had been before with her family, so knew how great it was. On arrival, there was plenty space to park all 7 cars. We were a party of 15 adult… More
Many thanks for taking the time to write your lovely review - it is great to get feed back and we are delighted that guests enjoy Farleyer! We would be happy to welcome you back another time :)
12 Apr 2013
"Brilliant place to have a reunion!"
We stayed at Farleyer on the 5th - 8th of April for a family gathering.As some family stay in Glasgow and some in Aberdeen it was a good place to meet in the middle in a stunning part of the country.T… More
Many thanks for your comments - so glad you had a great weekend. Knives all sorted now - dont know where they disappear too!
30 Nov 2012
"Big House - Cosy Feel"
19 of us gathered at Farleyer Lodge to celebrate my 50th birthday at the end of November. The house was plenty big enough with everyone having their own bathroom. The reception rooms were large enou… More
Thankyou for your lovely comments - delighted the house was perfect for your celebration!
22 Apr 2012
"Perfect for any occasion"
Had my daughters 21st here with 18 of us staying. Big enough for us all to be comfortable while remaining cosy and homely. Kitchen better equipped than my own.......Owners very helpful andwas grateful… More
Many thanks for taking the time to write your very kind review- so glad the weekend went well and thankyou for the leaving the house beautifully tidy. Regards Kate.
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