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The Honeyholm

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Honeyholm On the banks of the Endrick river

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Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

We accommodate 2-8 Guests

The Honeyholm is a 400 year old cottage nesting in the Strathendrick valley adjacent to the Loch lomond and Trossachs National Park. located in a beautiful riverside setting with stunning views across open fields to the Dumgoyne hills and the Campsies.

Just one mile from the historic village of Balfron the cottage is perfectly situated for access to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National park as well as the historic seats of Stirling , Edinburgh and Glasgow.

The Honeyholm has been newly renovated to a superb standard ;please come and relax in style. A gem of a cottage, which will provide a super base for outdoor pursuits or city visits.Perfect for families with a play garden and great for parties with open plan living with wood burning stove and great catering kitchen.

see great Trip Advisor reviews 5*.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Loch lomond 15 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 1.5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow 25 km, Nearest railway: Milngavie 20 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 Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set, Trampoline, Private fishing lake or river
Access Wheelchair users, Secure parking
Further details indoors

The Honeyholm has one downstairs and two upstairs bedrooms. All have en-suite facilities with the Master suite having a full luxury bathroom with Paris balcony overlooking our gardens.

The downstairs bedroom has beautiful views of the hills and gardens. A double bed and en-suite facilities. This large shower room has easy access low level power shower with grab rails and a shower chair for clients with mobility problems.

The second bedroom has full sized twin beds. A walk in window has stunning views. An en-suite shower room provides comfort and style.

The master bedroom has a king sized bed with again a walk in window with a similar view. A spacious

en-suite bathroom has bath with separate power shower and French windows opening onto a paris balcony. Spoil yourself with a little bit of hotel luxury.

The Honeyholm downstairs has a large dining kitchen with stone floors and French windows onto our rear courtyard. The kitchen has a large electric range cooker and everything for relaxing and eating in if you choose to do so. Maybe you will catch your own dinner in the River Endrick at the bottom of the garden !!

The original stone wall of the property separates the kitchen from the large living area. A wood burning stove gives you heat and complements the natural oak flooring and slate hearth.

To the front there is a full height window with French doors opens onto your patio. With stunning views over gardens and to the hills please relax and eat outdoors surrounded by the beauty of Scotland.

Further details outdoors

The Honeyholm nestles beside the river Endrick in open countryside. There are extensive gardens back and front with lawn, planted beds and trees making it a great place to relax.

There are herb and vegetable beds as well as fresh eggs available. Children will love exploring the gardens with atree house and swing set and trampoline to burn off some energy.

Front and rear patio

large gas BBQ

outdoor dining set

Fishing in garden river

vegetable and herb garden

fresh eggs available from local hens.

Further details

A welcome pack is provided and we can provide food if you are late coming in.

The honeyholm is made up of 2 semi detached cottages.

Patios and parts of the garden are for your private use.

The Stirlingshire region

The Honeyholm is in a countryside setting, and surrounded by the historic villages of Balfron (Home of Scotland's best 10K!!), Drymen,Kippen and Killearn. As such the villages have a rich history of Rob Roy Macgregor and have wonderful local fairs and Agricultural shows throughout the year.

The honeyholm is adjacent to Loch lomond and Trossachs National park,Queen Elizabeth Forest park and the West Highland Way passes close by through Drymem. Hill walking and cyclying,fishing and golfing are all on your doorstep.

In addition the cottage is well located for touring and access to the Historic cities of Glasgow(40 minutes), Stirling(30min) and Edinburgh(60 min).

Stirling and Edinburgh Castles are well worth a visit

Stirling city is the Gateway to the Highlands if you wish to go further afield.

Balfron

The honeyholm is surrounded by farms and wonderful open countryside.The Village of Balfron was birth place to Alexander Greek Thompson. One of Glasgow's famous architects of old.

The picturesque village has a full sized swimming pool and well equipped gym, Doyles deli, butchers,supermarket ,Wonderland gift and bespoke jewellery shop , Rona Smart massage and holistic therapy ,two pubs and a small array of shops.

The area has a multitude of farm Shops ,so you may sample local produce, and pubs /coffee shops if you wish to eat out.

The Balfron 10K at the end of April is very popular and the surrounding villages have an array of fares and shows on throughout the year. From the Fintry music festival to Aberfoyle's mushroom! festival, there is something for everyone.

The Drymen Show at the end of May is a highlight and the Highland Games are on throught the summer in different villages and towns.

A week may just be enough to squeeze all that in !!

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Review 1-10 of 25

16 Jan 2015

5/5

"Stunning, Superb and Sublime!"

Stayed here with my family in January and absolutely loved it.Julie is such a welcoming host, and had lit the fire and made us some scones for arriving, which was a really nice touch.The cottage is ju… More

9 Jan 2015

5/5

"Fantastic"

We stayed at this fantastic cottage over the New Year period. The cottage was fully equipped with everything and more you could need. Received a lovely welcome pack from Julie and Ian and a bottle of… More

29 Dec 2014

5/5

"A magical xmas!!!"

We stayed here over the festive period after our work left us stuck in the glasgow area for xmas day. Absolutely everything about the cottage was incredible. Julie and Ian couldn't do enough for … More

3 Nov 2014

5/5

"Superb!"

Stayed with family and dog, great gardens and tree swing over the river at the bottom of the garden. Modern and well equipped but with a homely feel. Books and games to suit all ages. Great views acro… More

1 Nov 2014

5/5

"Great hospitality, location and atmosphere!"

With our extended family of 7 we had a great time in this cozy cottage! The owners were incredibly hospitable and helpful: brochures about the surroundings and tasty scones awaited us on our arrival a… More

7 Sep 2014

5/5

"Superb setting and very comfortable"

Honeyholm croft is comfortable, well equipped and in a beautiful part of Scotland. The owners live next door and are available, helpful, friendly, but not at all intrusive. Our dog was in her element … More

9 Aug 2014

5/5

"Excellent accommodation in perfect location for visiting local beauty spots"

Very warm welcoming hosts, always available when help and advice was needed. Clean and spacious accommodation with beautiful views. We had sole use of the back garden leading down to the river and the… More

23 Jun 2014

5/5

"The perfect cottage in the perfect setting."

I booked the cottage after searching the net for property in this general area. We had planned a holiday with our daughter, husband and 2 granddaughters aged 4 and 2. Honeyholm turned out to be bett… More

16 Jun 2014

5/5

"A perfect retreat"

We made a last minute booking at the Honeyholm in May and were definitely not disappointed. The property was spacious and very well equipped, and Julie and Ian were the perfect hosts. The large fron… More

28 Apr 2014

5/5

"Great cottage for a relaxed weekend in the country"

I booked this cottage for a group of 8 of us to celebrate a birthday, and we were all very impressed. Julie and her family were extremely hospitable, friendly and helpful, but in no way intrusive. The… More

Review 1-10 of 25

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      • 4 Years listed

      95% Response rate

      Calendar last updated:18 Apr 2015

      Based in United Kingdom

      Languages spoken
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