House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Gaelic for "My Home", you will certainly find a wonderful home from home at Mo Dachaidh which sleep 5-8. This extremely spacious property has two en-suite double bedrooms and two twin rooms. Short breaks are available throughout the year and a discount is offered for reduced occupancy if only three bedrooms are used.
The current owners were instantly captivated by the stunning views and idyllic location of this beautiful house and spent six months creating a lovely 4* Highland retreat they now wish to share with discerning guests looking for a warm welcome as well as comfort and luxury.
The elegant living room has an open fire, bespoke plaid drapes and stylish furniture with double French doors opening onto a pretty garden with magnificent views towards nearbyGlen Lyon - the longest and loveliest glen in Scotland.
There are two double en-suite bedrooms, one of which is located on the ground floor. Two twin bedrooms share use of a stunning, newly fitted bathroom. All the bedrooms are designed to be relaxing havens for guests with beautiful bespoke blinds and vliles, crisp white bed line and fluffy, soft luxurious towels, all supplied by The White Company. The large dining kitchen is ideal for sociable family dining and there is also a large utility room.
Extra touches such as toiletries from Arran Aromatics and a welcome tray with homemade cake and free range eggs (from our managers hens!), further enhance the unique holiday experience on offer at Mo Dachaidh.
Outside there is a beautiful, well kept garden with a summerhouse and garden furniture for al fresco dining. A garage offers secure storage for golf clubs, bicycles or outdoor equipment and there is ample driveway parking for 4/5 cars. There is also a well stocked log store.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Kenmore 5 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Edinburgh 100 km, Nearest railway: Pitlochry 35 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, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
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 about five miles from the little Highland Perthshire town of Aberfeldy, on the B846 to Tummel Bridge and Kinloch Rannoch, Mo Dachaidh is surrounded by stunning mountain views and dramatic scenery. The pretty conservation village of Fortingall, with its thatched cottages and hotel restaurant and bar, is about three miles away. Just a few minutes walk from the house, don't miss a visit to "The Iron Fairy", for a quirky look at the eclectic display of amazing metal sculptures and artwork and a couple of miles further on is the pretty village of Fortingall with a number of pretty thatched cottages, a great hotel and purportedly he oldest living (yew) tree in Europe! Just through Fortinglall is the road up Glen Lyon, the longest and possible most spectacular glen in Scotland - and enjoy a great cup of tea and delicious afternoon tea and the Bridge of Balgie Post Office and Tearoom.
Loch Tay and the charming 16th century conservation village of Kenmore is a five minute drive and boasts an excellent selection of restaurants, bars and shops including The Courtyard Deli. This popular village has a safe, sandy beach and offers many sporting activities including two golf courses, water sports, horse riding and cycling 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.