Lodge | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Designed as an "upside down" house to make the most of the stunning views from the delightful lounge, Ben MacDui has one double room with en suite shower and a twin room plus family bathroom. The contemporary log burning stove in the living room provides the perfect touch for those long relaxing evenings.
After a full day enjoying the area’s many attractions, curl up with a good book or film or just gaze at the open night sky and the moonlit Loch before retiring to the luxuriorious beds for a peaceful night’s sleep.
The property benefits from:
Wood burning stove, uninterrupted Loch and hill views, high quality oak furnishings throughout, dishwasher, washer/drier, larder fridge/freezer, microwave, Neff oven and hob, flat screen TV with Free Sat and built in DVD player, Hi-fi with i-pod dock and data port, selection of books, maps, games, music, films etc. Gas central heating throughout, good sized balcony with table and 4 chairs for alfresco dining, parasol and a steamer chair. BT Openzone internet access available.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Kenmore 5 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Edinburgh 110 km, Nearest railway: Pitlochry 40 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
The Tayside/Perthshire region
Perthshire has some of the most stunning scenery in the UK and is a haven for those who love the outdoors. Whether you are looking for an action packed activities holiday or walking and cycling at a more leisurely pace, Highland Perthshire has it all. Similarly if you are looking for history, culture and tourist attractions they are all on offer in this area. From distilleries to castles, art galleries to museums and theatre to shopping there is a vast variety to choose from. Its central location within Scotland also makes the area an ideal base for touring the wider countryside and coast lines as well as the cities of Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness.
Situated on the edge of Loch Tay in the little hamlet of Fearnan, about equidistant between the small towns of Aberfeldy and Killin, The Quaich is surrounded by stunning mountain views and lochside scenery. The pretty conservation village of Fortingall, with its thatched cottages and hotel restaurant and bar, is within walking distance. Fortingall is also the home of the oldest living tree in Europe! The road up Glen Lyon, the longest glen in Scotland, is just a couple of miles from Fearnan.
East of Fearnan at the head of Loch Tay, you will find the charming 16th century conservation village of Kenmore, which boasts an excellent selection of restaurants, bars and shops including The Courtyard Deli which will deliver to Shoreside. This popular village also offers many sporting activities which include 2 golf courses, water sports, horse riding and cycling as well as a lovely sandy beach and the very interesting Crannog Centre.
The small town of Aberfeldy is only 10 miles away and has a full range of shops, banks, medical centre, garage for fuel and servicing, dentist, Post Office and the new Breadalbane Community Campus which houses a library, indoor swimming pool, gym, climbing wall and many other great facilities.